Child abuse caseworkers failed to take action on a number of “red flags” that might have prevented the death of a 3-year old Southwest Florida boy Saturday.
People on a tour boat ride in the Everglades had a front row seat as their tour guide jumped out of the boat and started wrestling a 10-foot python. And all of it was caught on camera.
Like a scene out of the movie “Dolphin Tale,” an Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin was rescued in the waters off Marco Island after its tail became entangled in fishing line.
He may have been naked, but he knew what he wanted. A man who broke into a Southwest Florida home grabbed some rum from a liquor cabinet, made a phone call, then fled the house after a teenaged girl who lived there saw him. Her Dad held him for the cops.
Beachside city officials from Sanibel Island to Sarasota are keeping an eye on a red tide which is creeping up the southwest Florida coastline.
Authorities are searching for a southwest Florida driver who hit a 28-year-old man, dragged him 300 feet and then left the scene.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Florida is closing after the national organization said the are having financial problems. The local chapter it will lose its affiliate status and must close by Tuesday.