The DEP says people statewide keep recycling more and more. It has released a report showing Florida’s overall recycling rate at 54 percent. However, that figure includes more than just traditional recycling of items. These include glass and paper. It also includes the production of energy from garbage. The state wants to reach 75 percent […]
People in Fort Myers created a memorial for the two youngsters who died in yesterday’s shooting. Churches worked with other groups to organize the impromptu daylong vigil at Club Blu. People prayed and left mementos to honor the dead.
The governor has offered assistance to the families that the Fort Myers shooting has affected. He says his administration has made state resources available to the city government and individuals. Mayor Randall Henderson has announced the city has established a fund to help people.
Two people continue recovering from the shooting in Fort Myers. Police say these two remain at Lee Memorial Hospital after the rampage at Club Blu. Authorities say the pair had injuries that required an overnight stay. A 14-year-old and an 18-year-old died early yesterday morning in the shooting. The attack wounded several others. Hospitals yesterday […]
Bayfront Health Punta Gorda has a new leader. The Herald-Tribune has identified Andrew Emery as the new CEO. Emery starts his job this coming Monday. He worked as the hospital’s COO from 2010 to 2013. Emery has mostly recently worked at Shands Starke Regional Medical Center as its CEO. He replaces Brandon Downey, who resigned […]