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2 Killed In Mass Shooting Outside Florida Nightclub, Police Say

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 07.26.2016 | Crime

The shooting outside the Club Blu Bar and Grill in Fort Myers, Florida, has left two people dead and up to 19 injured. Two victims, Stef’an Straw...

The Art of Shelling: Shellcationing in Sanibel and Captiva

Michelle Rae Uy | Posted 05.16.2017 | Travel
Michelle Rae Uy

Shelling is not just a casual endeavor that people do on the side, time permitting. At least not on the islands of Sanibel and Captiva in the Southern...

Cheap Right Now: Fort Myers Beach in February

CheapTickets | Posted 02.11.2017 | Travel

By Ally Marotti for the CheapTickets Travel Blog Florida is the perfect place to escape in February, when the cold is unrelenting and the spring is s...

Pork Chop Behind The Gate

Ana Garcia | Posted 10.22.2016 | Taste
Ana Garcia

Private supper clubs connote an air of exclusivity and coolness. The Blue Coyote is a breed of its own. It's the antithesis of Soho House. For some of...

Lessons from a Goddess of Compassion: Live With Joy, Even While Grieving

Lisa Levart | Posted 07.10.2016 | Women
Lisa Levart

Dianne Gray has known grief but compassion and generosity flow through Dianne like a gentle river. Therefore, White Tara, the Tibetan Goddess of Compassion, was a natural choice for Dianne to embody.

Jacke McCurdy Becomes Grande Dame in Southwest Florida

Lee-En Chung | Posted 05.30.2015 | Impact
Lee-En Chung

Now I totally understand why Jacke is such a fun travel companion. At an international conference in Atlanta last fall, we were at the same table for the gala (of course, the grande dame herself was seated with a stunning neckline with ruffles next to her seated sister Arden in glasses.)

We Laughed, We Cried, We Drank Napa Wine

Ana Garcia | Posted 05.25.2015 | Women
Ana Garcia

A few months ago, I found my long-lost friend through her husband on LinkedIn. We started catching up through emails, and after much planning, we finally arranged a trip to see each other.

When A Man's Wheelchair Got Stuck In A Storm, This Cop Did Something Great

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.22.2014 | Good News

When push comes to shove, Gil Benitez is happy to do more pushing. On Thursday night, the police officer in Fort Myers, Florida, pushed a man stran...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Incredible Wildlife Of The Gulf Shore

Posted 06.16.2014 | Travel

So you’re planning a trip to Florida. Chances are, you’re already dreaming of sun and surf, but we’re here to direct your attention to the wild ...

Beach Brawl Leads To Wild Police Chase

Posted 05.29.2013 | Weird News

A reckless man involved in a fight at a Florida beach allegedly plunged his vehicle into a canal while trying to flee police. The trouble started ...

What Happens When Olympians Paint?

Andrew Burmon | Posted 05.08.2013 | Travel
Andrew Burmon

This is the museum by which all other museums should be measured. It is so perfectly average that it ought to be used as a unit of measurement for better collections.

Shocking Video Of Alleged Police Brutality

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.11.2013 | Crime

Did Collier County (Fla.) Sheriff's officers go too far in subduing high-speed motorcyclist Mateo Falconi? The 22-year-old released police video of...

Florida School Looks To Improve Lightning Detection Equipment After Local Boy Is Struck

Posted 10.09.2012 | Education

Evangelical Christian School in Fort Myers is looking to spend more than $11,000 on improving its lightning detection equipment after a student at nea...

13-Year-Old Boy Threatens Bus Stop Bullies With Machete

Posted 05.08.2012 | Miami

A 13-year-old boy was arrested Friday when he allegedly brought a machete to a Fort Myers school bus stop and chased a group of elementary school stud...

The Boys of Summer: Turning Fifty at Red Sox Fantasy Camp.

Peter Mandel | Posted 08.21.2011 | Travel
Peter Mandel

We spend the first day of camp finding out if our baseball muscles still work. I am 50. My old pair of cleats cuts off my circulation. It's going to be a very long week.

Huge Dolphin Statue Arrives On Porpoise In Recycling Plant

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

If you recently lost a 300-pound dolphin statue, you might want to call the Cape Coral, Fl. police. The cops are looking for the rightful owner of...

David Lohr

Florida Woman Accused of Hiding Drugs, Knives, In Fat Folds And Vagina | David Lohr | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Authorities in southwest Florida recently detained a woman who not only allegedly had hundreds of prescription pills in her possession, but also had t...

Julio Osegueda, Florida College Student, Rules Obama Town Hall (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

College student Julio Osegueda stole the show at President Obama's Fort Myers town hall Tuesday afternoon, just one day after attempting to sell ticke...