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Police/Fire

HCSO hosts Ride Around the Lake Motorcycle Rally

Sheriff Steve Whidden and the Hendry Country Sheriff’s Office will host the Ride Around the Lake Motorcycle Rally...

Police release new photos in murder of 9-year-old Amber Hagerman, whose abduction launched AMBER Alerts

On Jan. 13, police released new photos to mark 25 years since 9-year-old Amber Hagerman was abducted and murdered in Arlington, Texas...

Florida Highway Patrol plans DUI Wolfpack Detail Dec. 31

Don't drink and drive! Florida Highway Patrol Wolf Pack will be on the prowl New Year's Eve.
Sports

Lake Apopka Fish Tag Challenge has $5,000 prize

The angler who catches Jim Thomas during the contest period and returns the tag to the FWC will be awarded...

Applications available for FWC’s 2020-21 High School Fishing Program

The Florida Sport Fish Restoration R3 Fishing Grant will award up to 30 high school fishing clubs or teams $500 to assist...
Special to the Immokalee Bulletin

Soccer Pit Cobras 3 v 3 registration is Jan 11 – Jan 15

This year Soccer Pit Cobras are excited to announce that a grant from Suncoast Credit Union makes it possible...
Schools
Through a cooperative effort between the Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida and the Department of Health-Collier (DOH-Collier)...
Immokalee Technical College is proud to announce that machining instructor and Golden Apple nominee, Ross Porter...
In the study released this week, Chouvenc led a team of scientists who have pieced together a complex puzzle...
Human Interest

Guardian ad Litem Foundation raises $66,800 at Voices of Hope Gala

The Guardian ad Litem Foundation, 20th Judicial Circuit, raised $66,800 at its inaugural Voices of Hope Gala...

Lake Worth: The Seminole’s ‘Breadbasket’ in 1841

When the first pioneers settled along the shores of Lake Worth in the late 1870s, they found a pristine wilderness and assumed...

Visit Ave Maria for free events all season

Ave Maria announces a line-up of free events open to the public this season.
Government

Social Security Matters

AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor answers your questions about Social Security.

McDaniel announces a ‘Night With Your Commissioner’

NAPLES - Collier County Commissioner William L. McDaniel, Jr. District 5, invites Collier County residents to attend A Night With Your Commissioner event on Wednesday, Jan. 13, from 7 p.m.to 8:30 …

Social Security Matters

Have questions about Social Security? Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor has some answers.
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Veterans

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is special to many

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is located at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. It is dedicated to deceased United States services members...

Veterans Day events planned across several counties

Veterans Day honors American veterans for their devotion, patriotism, selfless service, and sacrifice.

Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial to be relocated

The Veterans Midpoint Memorial Charitable Trust Inc. is proud to announce the relocation of the Southwest Florida Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
Traffic/Road Work
Crews are working to widen SR 82 from Gator Slough Lane to SR 29 from a two-lane
COLLIER COUNTY — Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled …
Collier County Road Watch report for the week beginning Sunday, Jan. 3.
Weather

Now that the water has receded and the cleanup is underway, let’s take a closer look at Eta’s track as well as how rare of an event...

Business

FPL ends coal-fired power generation in Florida

After the clock struck midnight on Dec. 31, Florida Power & Light Company formally closed its last coal-fired plant in Florida...

36th Annual Fort Myers RV Show canceled

The 36th Annual Fort Myers RV Show, the largest dealer-sponsored RV Show in Florida, has been canceled.
Entertainment

Annual Cracker Trail Ride set for Feb. 12-20

The 2021 Annual Florida Cracker Trail Association Cross State Ride is set for Feb. 12-20.

Professional bull riding in Okeechobee on Jan. 30-31

For the first time in league history, PBR’s (Professional Bull Riders) elite Unleash The Beast will buck into Okeechobee
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More COVID-19 vaccinations available this week

More COVID-19 vaccination clinics will open this week, although appointments...
Reza, will perform on Sunday, Jan. 24 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Alan Jay Wildstein Center for the Performing Arts at South Florida State College (SFSC) in Avon Park.

Reza: Edge of Illusion performance at South Florida State College

Reza is recognized as one of today’s most sought after entertainers in the touring illusion industry, delivering innovative...
The housing subdivision curriculum for the Career Pathways Learning Lab Project, allows students to obtain hands-on experience that will evolve into careers with BCB Homes and others like them in the Southwest Florida marketplace.

BCB Homes completes structure of house for Immokalee Foundation Project

BCB Homes has completed the structure of the first house in an 18-unit subdivision...
State

Florida man charged with killing mother, attacking neighbor

TITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A man from Florida's Space Coast was charged Sunday with killing his mother and then going inside a nearby house and attacking a neighbor, authorities said. Scott Main, …

Florida man faces Capitol riot charges after posting images

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who posted photos and videos of himself inside the nation's Capitol during a riot by loyalists of President Donald Trump is now facing criminal …

Deputies say missing man killed by man from dating app date

DELAND, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who had gone missing was killed by a man he met on a dating app, authorities said Sunday. Michael Harris, 20, was arrested Saturday for the death of 63-year-old …
Nation & World
Mexico's president says he's tested positive for COVID-19

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Sunday he has tested positive for COVID-19 and that the symptoms are mild. Mexico's president, who has been criticized for …

After failed Trump romance, France seeks reset under Biden