Sanibel Police Chief Dalton has released a public health message this weekend giving important advice on social distancing and best practices to avoid spreading the Coronavirus. Sanibel now has four confirmed cases of the Coronavirus, and Captiva has a single confirmed case, according to a report released on Saturday by the Florida Department of Health. Police Chief Bill Dalton shared an...
Lee County Sheriff
Two youths and an adult have been arrested in Fort Myers after deliberately endangering a police helicopter by pointing a laser light into the cockpit. On October 31, 2020, members of the Lee County Sheriff's Office Aviation Unit were responding to a call in Central District when a man shined a green laser light into the cockpit of the helicopter. With...
Fishing tales are usually taken with a pinch of salt, but thankfully this incredible Cape Coral story was caught on camera. And the crazy incident involving 2 fishermen overboard, a rod and a 450-pound Goliath grouper has now made national news! Day tripper Mike was fighting a land a fish of a lifetime Friday aboard Chew On This Charters with...
Youth and High School rugby has seen significant growth in Florida, with British and Australian expats starting up clubs that the High School and College players can now feed into. A barefoot beach rugby 7s competition in Fort Myers Beach is now in its 18th year. So how has Rugby gained such a healthy foothold in the Sunshine State? By...
''We will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles.'' Whether or not Edison uttered these famous words, his invention of the world's first light bulb transformed towns, villages and homes. Fast forward 140 years and every December, light bulbs transform many residential streets in Florida. Where better to celebrate this festival of lights than the...
According to data released this weekend by the Florida Division of Emergency Management, Fort Myers Beach now has three confirmed cases of Covid-19 based on the patient's home zip code. This compares to 10760 cases overall in Florida (residents), with 132 cases in neighboring Fort Myers. The report issued at 10am on April 4th also states 11 deaths across Lee County. Refreshed...