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Police escort large alligator off Cape Coral porch

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- Police have shared a video of an unwanted visitor to a Cape Coral front porch last week. The video, posted to YouTube Thursday, shows a large alligator relaxing near the front entry to a Cape home. The reptile then made its way along the side of the home towards a canal in the ba

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-11-16 18:09:15

Eight pounds of marijuana found in Cape Coral home

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- An investigation by the Lee County Sheriff's Office led to the discovery of 8 pounds of marijuana in a Cape Coral home Wednesday. In addition to the marijuana, investigators say they found $3,510 in currency, an electronic money counter, a vacuum sealer, and a 9mm handgun. Accord

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-11-16 16:23:45

Port Charlotte man, 19, killed in Charlotte county crash

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. One person died in a crash Tuesday evening on El Jobean Road, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Nicholas Kole Novak, 19, of Port Charlotte, was driving his Suzuki motorcycle westbound "at an extremely high rate of speed" as he approached the intersection of El Jobean Road and Cor

WINKNEWS.COM

Woman collapses after found guilty in alleged botched murder

This Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 frame from video provided by KGTV/10News shows Donna Lovejoy being helped by a bailiff after she collapsed in a San Diego, Calif., courtroom after hearing she had been found guilty in what authorities called a botched murder-for-hire plot targeting her husband, who was sho

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Crash slows I-75 traffic between Daniels, Corkscrew

Photo via the Florida Department of Transportation SAN CARLOS PARK, Fla. A crash is tying up southbound traffic on Interstate 75 near mile marker 126. The wreck is off to the side, but drivers are at a near-standstill behind it, Florida Department of Transportation cameras show. The backup extends t

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 12:52:52

When a weekend in jail ends with a funeral

Tom Ireland seemed reluctant to talk to two reporters prying into an unexpected and undoubtedly embarrassing family tragedy. He seemed to have a similar reluctance towards the lawsuit he's filed against members of the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and it's Medical Provider: Corizon Healthcare. "

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 13:38:14

Child neglect charges filed after two kids found unattended in Fort Myers strip club parking lot

A Lehigh Acres man is facing two counts of Child Neglect after police say he left two young children alone in a vehicle while he went into a strip club. 23-year-old Willie Lee Jordan, Jr. was arrested Thursday night outside of Scarlett's Cabaret in Fort Myers. Willie Lee Jordan, Jr. Copyright 2017

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-11-17 17:37:44

Goods worth $400K stolen from Venus Williams' Florida home

FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2017, file photo, Serena Williams holds up a finger and her trophy after defeating her sister, Venus, in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. A spokeswoman for Williams says the tennis star is pregnant. Kelly Bush Nova

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 00:08:32

New 4-story building opens in Old Town Clovis

CLOVIS, California - Development continues in Old Town Clovis with a ribbon cutting ceremony that happened on Tuesday. A new four-story building will be home to Realty Concepts, House of Ju Ju, and other businesses. The president of Realty Concepts says putting his office in Old Town Clovis was a no

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-11-17 18:21:31

Central Fresno school locked down by report of gunfire

A central Fresno elementary school was put on lockdown Thursday morning after a report of several shots fired nearby, authorities said. Fresno police were at the scene and had a suspect in custody. The school, Yokomi Elementary, is in the 2300 block of East McKenzie Avenue. The lockdown was lifted b

FRESNO BEE - 2017-11-16 19:01:00

Police hold suspect for witnesses after report of central Fresno gunfire | Fresno Bee

Man shoots his wife to death, and neighbors react A man fatally shot his estranged wife and her boyfriend in the parking lot of a Fresno, California church, then went home and took his own life on Nov. 5, 2017. People living in the neighborhood where the couple resided react a day later. Crime

FRESNO BEE - 2017-11-16 08:00:00

Fresno Police trying to connect the dots after strong armed robbery ends in shots fired

Fresno Police are trying to connect the dots between a strong-armed robbery and shooting. Both happened on Olive and Peach shortly after 8 p.m. this evening. It appears this was an online transaction gone bad. Two people selling clothing online agreed to meet up with two buyers at this parking lot.

ABC30 FRESNO - 2017-11-17 07:04:47

Judge sentenced Selma man who killed romantic rival in a car crash

A judge decided today there is enough evidence for a murder trial against a Selma man who killed a romantic rival in a car crash. Fresno County Sheriff's investigators say Saul Mendoza ran over Sigifredo Gomez last July after spotting Gomez with one of his ex-girlfriends. Prosecutors say the two men

ABC30 FRESNO - 2017-11-16 05:38:52

Hit and miss storms throughout the Valley

Fresno, Calif. - Above the track at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Clovis gray storm clouds loomed. The first rainstorm in months was forecasted to hit the Valley. So the Clovis Unified School District decided to pull the plug on a marching band night for hundreds of student musicians and their famili

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-11-17 07:40:37

'Going to be missed': Fresh fruit seller closes after property changes hands

The Orange Store fruit seller in Fresno, a Fig Garden neighborhood fixture since 1994, has closed. The store at Shaw and Maroa avenues shut its doors Oct. 23, three days after the property was sold. Store operator Agustin Martinez said the new owner had raised the rent, but he was ready to close the

FRESNO BEE - 2017-11-17 18:31:00

Fastest Valley cross country runners are friends, won't race against each other due to different division | Vida en el Valle

The two fastest runners at the Central Section Cross Country Championships Thursday at Woodward Park won't be racing against each other any time soon. That's because Division I champion Marcus Mota, a junior at Stockdale High School, and Division II winner Moses Medrano, a senior at Highland High Sc

VIDAENELVALLE.COM - 2017-11-17 02:09:00

Barbara.Bedell: A holiday favorite has dancers on their toes

The Nutcracker, Short and Sweet" will be performed by the Hudson Valley Dance Theatre at 2 and 6 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Cornwall High School, 10 Dragon Drive, New Windsor, and at 2 and 6 p.m. Dec. 16 at the Goshen Middle School, 41 Lincoln Ave. The holiday favorite will be directed by Aggie Kimple and A

TIMES HERALD-RECORD

Barbara Bedell: Turnabout is fair for longtime award-giver

Nolly Climes, program director of Rehabilitation Support Services, will be recognized for many years of dedicated, professional service and significant contributions to Orange County's Mental Health, developmental disabilities, and chemical dependency services. It's about time. For more than 30 year

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-16 07:01:00

Youth workshops feature new crafts and easy gifts

LIBERTY - Youth age 5-18 are invited to learn new low-cost ideas to craft homemade gifts just in time for the holidays. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC)'s 4-H program is offering 10 stations of make-and-take projects from 1-3 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Extension Education Center, 64 Fer

TIMES HERALD-RECORD

Court rejects appeal of Ellenville rapist

A state appeals court on Thursday unanimously upheld the conviction and sentence of Ellenville man who raped an 80-year-old woman. Luis Ortiz, 51, who pleaded guilty to rape on April 25, 2014, appealed the sentence of 20 years to life in state prison that was handed down by Ulster County Judge Donal

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-11-16 05:00:00