Family of Fort Myers man confused by governor’s decision not to commute sentence

A 58-year-old man with a 60-year sentence on minor drug charges was hoping for clemency from Gov. Ron DeSantis. That hope was dashed for Michael Edwards on Wednesday after the Florida governor said he was not “inclined to commute at this time” during a meeting of the executive clemency board, which includes DeSantis and his […]

Community members step up to finish home paint job for injured neighbor

The Cape Coral community is stepping up to help a family going through hard times after a father spent Christmas in the hospital. Now in a coma, he fell off a ladder while pressure washing his house in preparation for painting it. The volunteers stepping up to help complete the project started painting the house […]