Lee County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lee County, FL. (Page 7)

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  1. County approves funds for elections systems upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | NBC2 News

    Lee County commissioners approved Elections Supervisor Sharon Harrington's request for new equipment that could help alleviate long lines at polling places, which many voters experienced in November 2012.

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  2. Lee County to sue VR Labs for $5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | NBC2 News

    Lee County has filed a lawsuit against Bonita Springs based VR Labs, claiming the herbal drink company hasn't lived up to its end of the bargain to bring jobs to the county.

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  3. Lawers want more time to prepare for child neglect caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The woman charged with child neglect after allegedly leaving her 2-year-old daughter in a filthy hotel room, appeared in court today.

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  4. In the Know: Culver's opens its third area locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Naples Daily News

    Culver's opened its second location Monday in Lee County. The latest location for the Wisconsin-based burger restaurant is off Corkscrew Road, just east of Three Oaks Parkway, in Estero.

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  5. Woman convicted in Cape double murder seeks new sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    A woman convicted in the double murder of two Cape Coral teens was back in Lee County today.

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  6. Lee commissioners give River Hall developer a second chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    Lee County commissioners voted 3-2 today to give the developer of the River Hall community a second chance to convince them that's its plan to add 1,000 housing units is a good one.

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  7. Lee County building permits rise in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    Contractors pulled 90 single-family-home permits in unincorporated Lee County in March - up from 82 in February and 78 in March 2013, according to statistics released today by the county Department of Community Development.

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  8. Cape Coral police target auto insurance fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    ... license has been suspended since December. He'd already been pulled over two weeks ago and given a ticket by a Lee County deputy. Other drivers today were pulled over for texting while driving, running red lights and not wearing seat belts. "Both ...

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  9. Trial set for man accused of keeping HIV status from partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- James Redmond, the man accused of having sex with two men without telling them that he had HIV, now has a trial date set for May 5th.

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  10. Convicted 'Cash Feenz' murderer returns to Lee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- This morning, the woman convicted in the infamous Cash Feenz murder trial, is back in Lee County and heading to court.

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  11. Squatters invading Southwest Florida homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... all over the state, the hot spots in Southwest Florida are Lehigh Acres, Cape Coral and other rural parts of Lee County. We found out it's simple for squatters to find vacant homes. The property appraiser's website gives them all the information ...

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  12. Free head and neck cancer screening in Fort MyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    ... financial assistance to head and neck cancer patients in need, and to conduct head and neck cancer screenings in Lee County. Those unable to attend can still help the cause by going to the website and making a donation. Visit 21stCenturyCARE.org to ...

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  13. Truck containing 180,000 eggs reported stolen in Fort MyersRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Lee County Sheriff's Office reports that the truck's driver told deputies he had parked the blue Volvo semi with a white Great Dane refrigerated trailer and Pennsylvania plates behind a 7-Eleven store on Sunday.

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  14. 'We like polar vortexes': Tourist season proves lucrativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    ... Northeast drove people here more than ever. "We like polar vortexes," quipped Bob Ball, executive director for Lee County Port Authority. Southwest Florida International Airport served the most passengers in February in all of its 30 years - ...

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  15. Stolen truck, trailer and 180K eggs last tracked north of MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    ... as much as $3.99 a dozen, making the egg haul worth almost $60,000 retail. Carlisle said a detective from the Lee County Sheriff's Office told him Monday that the eggs were likely on a loading dock in Miami somewhere. "He said it was probably ...

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  16. Southwest Florida Relay for Life eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    ... Cape Coral. The race starts at 6 p.m. April 4 and lasts until the next morning. * Relay for Life of Fort Myers: Lee County Sports Complex, 14100 Six Mile Cypress Pkwy., Fort Myers. The race starts at 7 p.m. April 11. * Relay for Life of Fort ...

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  17. Obamacare: Enrollment agency says deadline day busyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    A last-minute surge of Southwest Florida's uninsured raced to sign up for coverage under the federal health law before a midnight deadline, according to those leading the signup effort here.

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  18. Lee commission considers new electronic voting equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The News-Press

    Voting times could get shorter in Lee County as the county commission Tuesday considers transferring $749,846 from the county's general fund to buy some new voting equipment.

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  19. Elderly couple fall victim to burglary while sleepingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... her wallet and Galaxy tablet. The break-in happened in February and six weeks later the wait was worth it. Lee County deputies arrested Michael Parham after they say he and another man used her stolen credit cards at a nearby gas station. "It's not ...

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  20. Read Story a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying three young Hispanic males who broke into a Lee County business and stole hundreds of dollars worth of tools and equipment.

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