There are several intriguing cities and towns near South Florida that are easy to get to, a relatively short drive from home (compared to an average road trip) and chock-full of character and local charm. These nearby destinations make for a fantastic holiday getaway for a couple of days, or even a couple of weeks.
A campaign for President Barack Obama on the state’s west coast was targeted by burglars.
A teenaged girl and her 23-year-old boyfriend were found dead in a car in Ft. Myers early Tuesday morning. Alive among the bodies was a 3 year-old girl, apparently the teen’s cousin.
A pistol packin’ granny was hospitalized in Fort Myers after getting into a shoot out with sheriff’s deputies.
90 year old Margaret Webb is home again, minus part of her leg but with an amazing story to tell, about how the missing leg ended up in an alligator’s mouth. The gator met his maker, but Margaret is still here to tell her tale.
A 90-year old southwest Florida woman remains in serious condition after she lost her leg in an alligator attack.
So a bride walks into a bar …Except it was no joke to German newlywed Sandra Scharf when she entered the Rum Barrel Bar in Key West earlier this week looking for her wedding dress.
A 90-year old southwest Florida woman is in critical condition after she was attacked by an alligator.
A Lauderhill man who attended college in Ft. Myers drowned after going for an early morning swim in a campus lake.
As the economy continues to ebb along with slight signs of improvement, many have wondered if the housing market is finally on the road to recovery.