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Charges Filed for Death of Child

This afternoon, the State Attorney’s Office filed charges against Logan Tyler Hetherington, 19, for the death of an 8-year-old girl on or about March 25, 2019, in Cape Coral. Hetherington is charged with one count each of: Leaving the Scene...

77-year-old Man Charged With Lewd and Lascivious Behavior on a Victim Under 12

On February 14, 2019, Cape Coral Police responded to a call for service in reference to a possible sex crime. During the initial investigation, it was learned that the victim was under 12-years-old and that a known suspect was involved in the criminal act. Detective Tracy Coons of the Major Crimes Unit responded and...

Love That Dress! collection event, ‘FUNky Fashion Show’ coming up

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County’s next Love That Dress! collection event, “FUNky Fashion Show,” will be held tomorrow, Wednesday, June 19. FUNky Fashion Show, hosted by IBERIABANK and presented by the Gunterberg Charitable Foundation, includes a fashion show of one-of-a-kind recycled or repurposed pieces created by individuals and businesses, as well...

Cape Coral Police Make Arrest in Murder Investigation

On June 16, 2019, around 7:53 pm, Cape Coral Police received a 9-1-1 call with an open line at 838 SW 47th Terrace, Apartment A203.  The call taker initially heard a muffling sound on the open 9-1-1 line, then heard what sounded like a female screaming and a male...


Southwest Florida metro areas have ranked in “The Most Dynamic Metropolitans,” according to new research released by the Walton Family Foundation, ranking the economic performance of metropolitan areas across the country. The Cape Coral-Fort Myers metro area followed at No. 19 with an index value of 1.0241.

Lee County Tax Collector wins Florida Sterling Council Award

The Lee County Tax Collector’s Office is dedicated to innovation. Its creative approach to employee training and mentoring led the Florida Sterling Council to recognize Lee County Tax Collector Larry Hart and his team with the Sterling Best Practice Award for Workforce Development and Retention. Hart accepted the award on May 31 during the 2019 Governor’s Sterling...

Hundreds gather to take Ice Bucket Challenge, send message

#BringBackTheBucket seeks to rally Ellen DeGeneres to ALS fight Buckets being readied at BringBackTheBucket The message went out to Ellen DeGeneres loud and clear. Despite poor weather conditions, hundreds of people gathered on Sunday, June 9, at the Cape Coral High School football field to douse themselves with...

North Fort Myers convenience store robbed at gunpoint

Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying and tracking down an armed suspect who robbed a North Fort Myers 7-Eleven early this morning. Just after 2 a.m., an unidentified suspect, wearing all black clothing and a multicolored mask, entered the 7-Eleven, located at 17930 N....

Cape Coral City Council to Hold a Special Meeting on June 17

The Cape Coral City Council will hold a Special Meeting of the City Council on Monday, June 17 at 4:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall. The following item will appear on the meeting agenda: Resolution 135-19 CONTRACT FOR PROFESSIONAL DESIGN FOR NEIGHBORHOOD PARKS.  Council Chambers is located at 1015 Cultural...

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