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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

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...

FWC approves draft rule amendment related to chronic wasting disease

At its December meeting, FWC approved a draft rule amendment that continues the work to protect Florida’s deer populations...
Schools
The Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation has awarded $15,000 in support of The Immokalee Foundation’s ACT/SAT Test Prep program for Immokalee High School students.
A panel of business leaders will offer their perspective on the “State of the Florida Landscape Industry
BCB Homes has completed the structure of the first house in an 18-unit subdivision...
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
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.
Road watch report for the week beginning Sunday, Dec. 13.
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

Professional bull ridingin 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

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...
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Medical injection

COVID-19 vaccinations continue

COVID-19 vaccinations are free and open to those age 65 and older with no residency requirements.

Demand for COVID-19 vaccine overwhelms supply

South Central Florida residents over the age of 65 are scrambling to make appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations, only to be disappointed with busy signals, health department phone systems failing, …

Meet the Firefighter: David Sexton strives to be better at his job

Firefighter David Sexton was born in Lakeland, and his parents moved to Naples soon after his birth.
State

Sheriff: Deputy charged with threats after US Capitol attack

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — A Florida deputy was arrested Tuesday for threatening to kill federal officials following the riot at the U.S. Capitol earlier this month, officials said. Polk County Sheriff …

2 Florida men arrested by FBI in US Capitol breach probe

MIAMI (AP) — Two Florida men, one of whom ran unsuccessfully for the state Legislature, are the latest from the state to be arrested by the FBI for allegedly taking part in the U.S. Capitol breach, …

Halted rocket test could stall NASA moon shot, redo possible

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is considering a second firing of its moon rocket engines after a critical test came up short over the weekend, a move that could bump the first flight in the …
Nation & World
China labels Pompeo 'doomsday clown' over genocide claims

BEIJING (AP) — China’s Foreign Ministry described outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday as a “doomsday clown” and said his designation of China as a perpetrator of …

Jack's back: Chinese e-tycoon ends silence with online video