Double truck crash causes hours of traffic in Collier County
A crash involving a dump truck and a truck carrying sod has caused hours of delay. The crash happened at Wilson Boulevard and Immokalee Road in Golden Gates Estates on Friday. The eastbound lanes are completely blocked. According to Florida Highway Patrol, there have been injuries. As the crash is...
1 hospitalized in East Naples crash
EAST NAPLES, Fla. — One person was flown to the hospital after a crash in East Naples Friday night. According to the Collier County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the Airport-Pulling Road and Progress Avenue intersection for a crash involving multiple vehicles. One passenger was taken to the...
Police: Reports of active shooter at Naples High School determined to be a hoax
The Naples Police Department says reports of an active shooter at Naples High School was a hoax on Friday afternoon.
Weekly Safety Report: Stabbing, Domestic Disturbance, and Shooting hit Collier County, Florida
This week in Collier County, Florida, there were three notable incidents. A man was arrested for allegedly stabbing a woman in a parking lot in Naples. A Collier County commissioner is facing an active investigation after a domestic disturbance. And a 16-year-old boy was shot outside a mall in Naples, with the suspect still at large. Despite these incidents, there is currently no threat to the community.
Proposed ordinance would allow public parking at churches & condos along South Collier Blvd
MARCO ISLAND, Fla. — The Marco Island Planning Advisory Board is considering approving a local parking ordinance that would allow public parking at churches, multi-family duplexes and condo complexes along South Collier Boulevard. “I know that I have gotten probably several hundreds of emails from citizens and I think...
Teen accused of vehicle thefts and more in Golden Gate Estates crime spree
Another teen was arrested following a crime spree involving vehicle break-ins and vehicle thefts in Golden Gate Estates. According to the Collier County Sheriff’s Office, the 16-year-old is suspected to be involved in multiple vehicle break-ins and vehicle thefts occurring in November and February, where firearms were also taken from the vehicles.
FIGHT THE BITE | Mosquitos in Collier County at summertime levels
Collier Mosquitos Control District says the heavy rain on November 15 led to the increase in mosquitos.
Water main break temporarily closes Collier County courthouse
The Collier County courthouse is temporarily closed due to a water main break. According to reports, a bathroom pipe burst on Friday, leading to some flooding in the Collier County courthouse. Courtrooms will not hold proceedings except for first appearance and detention hearings. Clerk services are available on the Collier...
Holiday lights map: Take a tour of displays in Naples, Bonita Springs, Marco Island
Looking for the coolest, most awe-inspiring holiday lights in Collier County? Then you're in the right place. We've just launched a new interactive map that shows Christmas displays in Naples, Marco Island, Bonita Springs and the rest of Southwest Florida. The map will be updated throughout the holiday season. You...
Making an escape plan: expert weighs in on domestic violence
This video is either unavailable or not supported in this browser. No compatible source was found for this media. Session ID: 2023-12-02:ce922cfa46906639b2a22a74 Player Element ID: 6342212466112. The danger of domestic violence and finding help has become a top priority across the country. On Thursday, a grand jury handed down an...
Conservation Collier Program to Conduct Controlled Burns at Local Preserves: What Residents Need to Know
The Conservation Collier Program plans to conduct controlled burns at four of its preserves between December 2023 and March 2024, weather permitting. These burns, aimed at improving wildlife habitats and reducing fuel levels, are planned for Pepper Ranch Preserve, Caracara Prairie Preserve, North Belle Meade Preserve, and McIlvane Marsh Preserve.
Florida Man Charged with Aggravated Battery Following Stabbing Incident in Naples Walgreens Parking
NAPLES, Fla. – Kenneth Bryan, a 34-year-old Florida man, has been arrested and charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, a second-degree felony, following a stabbing incident at a Walgreens in Naples.
3 Incredible Properties Sold This Week Around Marco Island
Florida's Marco Island is known for its stunning beaches and luxurious real estate. Recently, three of the most expensive properties in the area were sold, each offering unique features and breathtaking views. Let's take a closer look at these properties and what makes them so special.
Tim Aten Knows: More businesses coming to Randall Curve
This video is either unavailable or not supported in this browser. No compatible source was found for this media. Session ID: 2023-12-02:441f1f2a804d394b7cca4170 Player Element ID: 6342195429112. Q: There are a lot of people asking what is going in on the corner of Randall and Immokalee across from the Publix. I...
Embark on a Culinary Journey: 4 Must-Visit Delis on Marco Island
In this article, we will be exploring four outstanding delicatessens located in Marco Island. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below:
Ave Maria home sales continue to break records
Home sales continue to break records in the Ave Maria community in Collier County. than 600 new home sales during the past year surpassed all of new home sales in 2022, Ave Maria Development announced. The community’s residential builders include CC Homes, Del Webb, Lennar and Pulte Homes with homes priced from nearly $300,000 to more than $800,000. “Ave Maria’s residential and commercial growth has been incredible,” said Cee Cee Marinelli, director of development. “As home sales remain strong, the town is gaining attention from more local and national brands.” Ave Maria, a top-selling single-family home community in Southwest Florida, has been named a Top 20 Master Planned Community in the United States and Community of the Year 2015-2023.
The Price is Right Live Coming to Seminole Casino Hotel
Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee will play host to The Price is Right Live interactive stage show Tuesday, April 30, 2024 with doors opening at 7 p.m. and the show beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $65 and are available from Ticketmaster or at www.moreinparadise.com. Special VIP Packages also are available. Parking is free.
Water shortage warning issued for Collier & Lee Counties
The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) issued a Water Shortage Warning for Collier and Lee counties.
What to do in Naples, Bonita in December: Holiday happenings, comedy, concerts and more
HOLIDAY EVENTS Chanukah Festival of Lights: The Jewish Federation of Greater Naples invites the public to its free, community-wide celebration of Chanukah at 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11, at Mercato on the Lawn, 9110 Strada Place in Naples. Event will include lighting of menorah candle holder, music by the Naples Klezmer Revival Band, balloon creations, crafts and songs and Israeli food, donuts and chocolate Chanukah gelt. jewishnaples.org. ...
Decision near on crucial wetlands permit needed to build Bellmar Village in Collier County
A proposed village known as Bellmar in the eastern stretches of Collier County has reached a critical point, putting it "one step closer to reality." The development still faces strong opposition, however, that wants to stop it. ...