Thursday, May 25, 2017

Local

The Tenors

Deftly and splendidly performing both their own material and a diverse assortment of classics from all corners of the music industry, ‘The Tenors’ evoked ovation after ovation as fans leapt ...
MADD SWFL

MADD Southwest Florida honored local law enforcement officers, first responders, prosecutors and community members who contribute to the safety of the community on Saturday at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers. ...
Some food packagers at a Meals of Hope event in 2016 at Harborside Event Center.

One local charity is dreaming of providing a hunger-free summer for every Southwest Florida child. Meals of Hope’s first ‘Summer Without Hunger’ packing event will be held on Saturday, June 3 ...
FHP vehicle

Kristina Marie Josie was traveling along Grande Oak Boulevard in Estero, on Saturday afternoon. For reasons unknown and currently being investigated, Josie’s 2008 Pontiac G6 left the roadway in the ...
construction sign

Crews are mobilizing this week to begin construction on the State Road 82 and Corkscrew Road Intersection Safety Improvement Project. This approximately half-mile project is designed to improve safety and ...
Scholarship recipient, Sara Phelps, her mother, Jennifer, and brother, Jackson.

The Naples Art Association announced its annual Jade N. Riedel Scholarship recipients at a reception held on Thursday, May 11 at the NAA.  The competition is held each spring and is ...
immokalee students celebrate haitian flag day

By JESSICA LUSSIER In honor of Haitian Flag Day, Immokalee High School presented an educational and cultural event on Thursday, May 18, focusing on celebrating Haitian culture within the United ...
Standardized test

Florida third-graders showed improvement on a key reading test this spring, with 59 of the state’s 67 school districts reporting increases in scores, according to the state Department of Education. ...
Senator Bill Nelson

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson has followed Governor Rick Scott, a potential 2018 election challenger, in imploring President Donald Trump to speed repairs to the Herbert Hoover Dike around Lake Okeechobee ...
Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale throws to the Oakland Athletics during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 19, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Boston starter Chris Sale tied his own record by striking out at least 10 batters in an eighth straight game. Sale reached the double-digit mark when ...
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