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East Naples’ Foxboro Sports Tavern to open a Bonita Springs location  Naples Daily News

Popular New England-themed restaurant and bar in East Naples is set to open a second location and replace a Buffalo Wild Wings on U.S. 41.

@FGCU_Softball Falls to UNF To End ASUN Tournament Run  FGCU Athletics

FORT MYERS, Fla. – The FGCU softball team (29-22) was defeated 5-3 by UNF (30-24), the eventual ASUN Tournament runner-up, in the loser's semifinal ...

FGCU_Softball Falls To UNF In ASUN Tournament, 3-2  FGCU Athletics

PITCHING: W: MATZKO, Sydney (14-11) L: RANDOLPH, Riley (17-9) S: BLOURNE, Morgan (2). UNF Logo. UNF. BATTING: 3B: BRYANT, Rindy 1. SH: LOWER ...

FGCU_Softball Sweeps UNF Saturday Afternoon  FGCU Athletics

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The FGCU softball team (26-16, 11-3 ASUN) took two games from UNF (22-19, 4-10) Saturday afternoon, edging the Ospreys 4-3 in ...

High school football: J.J. Everage brings experience to Lely head coaching job  Naples Daily News

Everage has almost 30 years of coaching experience on both sides of the ball. He will be the Trojans' seventh coach in 11 seasons.

FGCU_Softball Takes Two From Stetson Saturday Afternoon  FGCU Athletics

FORT MYERS, Fla. – The FGCU softball team (28-16, 13-3 ASUN) took sole possession of first place in the ASUN with a pair of wins over Stetson (15-28, 4-12 ...

In Memory of William Reeves Gaston, Sr.

It is with great sadness that the family of William "Bill" Reeves Gaston, Sr announces his unexpected passing on May 11, 2019, while doing what he most ...

No. 3 @FGCU_Softball Opens ASUN Tournament Play Facing No. 6 UNF  FGCU Athletics

FORT MYERS, Fla. – The No. 3-seeded FGCU softball team is set for a 1:30 p.m. battle on Wednesday against the No. 6-seeded UNF Ospreys at the FGCU ...

@FGCU_Softball Narrowly Edged Against Stetson On Senior Day  FGCU Athletics

PITCHING: W: PERKINS, Tori (13-14) L: MESIEMORE, Marrisa (10-5). Stetson Logo. Stetson. BATTING: SH: JONES, Holli 1. BASERUNNING: SB: SMITH, Ashly ...

@FGCU_Softball Hosts Stetson, Senior Day On Tap Sunday  FGCU Athletics

FORT MYERS, Fla. – The FGCU softball team enters its final two weeks of regular season play hosting Stetson for a three-game series Saturday-Sunday.

Lely High School graduate Pilar Forrest excels in and out of the classroom  Naples Daily News

Forrest will attend Yale University on a full scholarship and double major in film and art history.

CCSO: Lely High School student arrested, accused of making 'disturbing statement'  Naples Daily News

Deputies on Friday arrested a Lely High School student accused of making a "disturbing statement" at school, according to the Collier County Sheriff's Office.

Marco Island's DAR focuses on Rookery Bay and scholarships  Marco News

Marco Islander Josephine Torres, who was unable to attend, won the $1000 DAR scholarship for her essay “What Patriotism Means to Me.”

Rumor teen had gun at Lely High School in East Naples prompts lockdown  Naples Daily News

Lely High School went into lockdown Wednesday after staff caught wind of a rumor that a student had brought a gun to the campus, according to a Collier ...

High school football notebook: Naples DB Devin Moore named to Freshman All-American Bowl  Naples Daily News

Naples High DB Devin Moore was named to the Freshman All-American game on Monday, three days after his first career interception.

CCSO: Student said man, 18, grabbed, tried to kiss her as she walked to East Naples school  Naples Daily News

Edison Bladimir Garcia-Delsid, 18, faces a felony charge of false imprisonment and a misdemeanor battery charge, according to the Collier County Sheriff's ...

Prep football: Who are the five most underrated football players in Collier County?  Naples Daily News

A look at five players who aren't getting big-time recruiting love, but will be vital to his team's success on the field in 2018.

Site for new high school lauded by Collier County School Board  Naples Daily News

The Collier County School Board did not vote or come to a formal consensus on a site for a new high school during its meeting Tuesday, but all board members ...

Brent Batten: Site for new high school in northern Collier could be decided Tuesday  Naples Daily News

Twenty-three rhymes with triple G. That might have the makings of a great senior class slogan if the next high school in Collier County keeps its present name.

Three Lely High School students accused of East Naples home invasion robbery  Naples Daily News

An arrest report states the three students knocked on the front door of a classmate's home in Naples Manor, pointed guns at him and demanded money.

Friends of Lely High School graduate found shot in Naples distraught over violent death  Naples Daily News

Friends of an 18-year-old who was found shot to death along with another man in a heavily wooded area in Naples are baffled and grief-stricken with the violent ...

High school football 2018: The Naples Daily News previews all Week 2 games  The News-Press

Miami-Palmetto at Naples High is the Game of the Week, while Barron Collier and Golden Gate host big games.

Naples celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parade, events focusing on leader's call for inclusion  Naples Daily News

Each year the holiday celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. helps keep his memory alive, a tradition that continued Monday as Naples celebrated the theme ...

Threat toward Collier school deemed not credible, but district's response serious  Naples Daily News

After a threat made against Oakridge Middle was investigated and deemed not credible, Collier County school district officials are continuing to warn parents ...

High school football: John Liberal's field goal lifts Lely past North Fort Myers  Naples Daily News

The Lely High School football team used a last second field goal by John Liberal to propel themselves past North Fort Myers in their spring game.

North Point Basketball dominates Florida Competition |  Bay Net

Waldorf, MD- The North Point High School's boys basketball team dominated its Florida visitors, Lely High School from Naples, FL, 72-52. The game took place ...

Hurricane Irma: Thousands flock to Collier evacuation shelters  Naples Daily News

Thousands are flocking to Collier County's nine shelters now that all homes west and south of U.S. 41 have been ordered to evacuate. Lely High School opened ...

Teachers of Distinction named in Collier County  Naples Daily News

On Tuesday, 59 teachers in Collier County were recognized with a Teachers of Distinction award from Champions For Learning.

Southwest Florida golf column: 2019 Chubb Classic tickets on sale  Naples Daily News

Tickets are on sale for the Chubb Classic, Naples' PGA Tour Champions event held Feb. 11-17 at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort.

Jury finds former Lely High School student guilty of murder  NBC2 News

Prosecutors say Juan Jose Barrientos, Jr., and his friend Jesus Garza robbed and killed Roberto Avalos Jasso in East Naples in 2008.

2018 Graduates of Distinction  Naples Daily News

The Naples Daily News presents the community's 2018 "Graduates of Distinction."

Meet Ryan Roberts

As the Marco Island Academy faculty welcomes students back to school, Ryan Roberts settles into her role as the new MIA Director of Athletics & Activities. The.

Collier deputies looked at 27 possible threats to schools in 12 days after Parkland attack  Naples Daily News

Collier County deputies investigated 27 possible threats to schools in the 12 days after the Feb. 14 shooting attack in Parkland in Broward County.

PrepZone: Twelve Golden Gate High School athletes commit to colleges  Naples Daily News

The eight Titans came from six different sports, with one of the signing with a Division I program.

High school football: Naples special teams finishes off Fort Myers in 6A regional semis  Naples Daily News

The Class 6A regional semifinal turned into a defensive stalemate between the Naples High and Fort Myers football teams on Friday. With both offenses ...

Boys basketball: Hoopfest brings in talent, including Kentucky champ Covington Catholic  Naples Daily News

The 16-team field includes two out-of-state teams, one that won a state title last year, and strong teams from around Florida.

2011 Lely High School graduates  Naples Daily News

Lely High School Principal Ken Fairbanks and Collier County School District Chief Administrative Officer Mary Ann Gemmill congratulated Lely High School ...

Collier schools report more than 9,000 students absent from disputed MLK Day classes  Naples Daily News

More than 9000 students – 20 percent of CCPS's student body – were absent Monday. On a typical day CCPS sees about 1800 absences.

Ave Maria football player arrested, accused of pointing gun at teammate outside party  Naples Daily News

Cory del Prado, 18, is accused of holding a pellet gun to a teammate's head at a Halloween party. He said a “black BB gun” was part of his costume.

13 Collier County schools will have new principals in fall  Naples Daily News

All 13 thirteen principals-to-be currently hold positions in the district; five are principals who will be transferred to different schools, and eight will be promoted.

SWFL High School football: Scores, photos, videos for Preseason Kickoff Classics  The News-Press

Participate in a live chat with Naples Daily News and News-Press sports journalists as we break down the action from tonight's preseason games.

Going to the MLK Day parade in downtown Naples? Here's what you need to know  Naples Daily News

A crowd of about 1,000 is expected Monday for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in downtown Naples. The parade, in its 22nd year, will be hosted ...

Lely principal 'regrets' wording of anthem message  Wink News

NAPLES, Fla. – The principal who required students “stand and stay quiet” during the playing of the United States national anthem regrets the delivery of his ...

High school football: Immokalee's season ends in regional semis against Tampa-Jesuit  Naples Daily News

Rough first quarter spells end of Immokalee's season in 31-3 loss to Tampa-Jesuit.

College football: Michael Walker, Naples all over Boston College's field last Saturday  Naples Daily News

There was quite a Naples reunion in Boston College's Alumni Stadium last Saturday as the Golden Eagles moved to 2-0 with a 62-14 home spin-around of Holy ...

CCSO investigating how a theft of over $100K occurred over two years at Naples Botanical Garden  Naples Daily News

Donna McGinnis, the Botanical Garden president and CEO, said the theft was in the "low six figures" and took place over about 2½ years.

FGCU_Softball Takes Down Jacksonville, 3-1, Saturday Afternoon  FGCU Athletics

FORT MYERS, Fla. – The FGCU softball team (22-16, 7-3 ASUN) defeated Jacksonville (13-27, 1-9 ASUN) by a score of 3-2 Saturday afternoon at the FGCU ...

Wrestling coach openings/changes for 2019-20 season  Orlando Sentinel

A listing of high school wrestling head coaching jobs that are open - and have been filled - in the state of Florida.

Naples boy, 14, accused of taking teacher to floor in choke hold  Naples Daily News

The Gulfview Middle School student was arrested Friday on suspicion of battery on a public education employee, a felony.

US 41 reopens following 'burnout' in Collier County  Wink News

Fire crews are still working to contain the Greenway fire in Collier County on Thursday. In a week, the fire burned more than 25 square miles – about half the size ...

New Naples shelter for homeless teens offers more than housing  Naples Daily News

Youth Haven opened Rob's Cottage, a shelter dedicated to housing teens who need help as they transition to adulthood.

Student disturbed by former teacher kissing 16-year-old  NBC2 News

Students at Lely High School are disturbed that a former teacher and coach at the school admitted to kissing one of their peers.

Dual Enrollment Classes from Gaetz Aerospace Institute Expand at High Schools Across the State and Beyond  ERAU News

Thousands of students in Florida have received a head start on college by taking courses in their high schools through Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's ...

CCSO: 2 men, 2 juveniles arrested after East Naples armed home invasion reported  Naples Daily News

Two men and two juveniles were arrested Wednesday after an armed home invasion in East Naples was reported, deputies said.

@FGCU_Softball Comes Away with 7-5 Win Over #2 Team Japan  FGCU Athletics

FORT MYERS, FL – Hosting Team Japan in an exhibition contest Saturday evening, the FGCU Softball Team came away with a 7-5 triumph over the No.

2017 Naples Daily News All-Area Girls Track Team  Naples Daily News

GIRLS TRACK. Player of the Year Finalists. 2017 Spring Player of the Year finalist Britany Leroy, Buy Photo. 2017 Spring Player of the Year finalist Britany Leroy, ...

Randolph Named ASUN Pitcher of the Week  FGCU Athletics

ATLANTA, GA – Senior pitcher Riley Randolph was named the ASUN Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced Monday afternoon. "Riley was dominant ...

Boys basketball: First Baptist coach gets into event named for his legendary coach father  Naples Daily News

First Baptist coach Scott Stewart recalls playing for his dad, Don Stewart, at Lely in the 1980s.

2017 Naples Daily News All-Area Boys Track Team  Naples Daily News

BOYS TRACK. Player of the Year Finalists. 2017 Spring Player of the Year finalist Kane Aldrich, Buy Photo. 2017 Spring Player of the Year finalist Kane Aldrich, ...

Summer school programs announced in Collier County  NBC2 News

Collier County Public Schools will be offering summer programs for eligible CCPS students.

@FGCU_Softball Welcomes #16 Indiana for a Doubleheader Tuesday Evening  FGCU Athletics

FORT MYERS, FL – The FGCU softball team (9-9) returns home after a five-game West Coast road swing to face No. 16 Indiana in a doubleheader slated to start ...

2018 Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete Award finalist: Dylan Clark, Naples High  Naples Daily News

Dylan Clark never stops. And while he keeps going, Naples High School's Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete Award finalist doesn't just keep moving -- he strives to ...

Naples family mourns loss of son who fought for five years after crash  Naples Daily News

A retired Air Force veteran and 2000 graduate of Lely High School died with his family by his side.

Founders Fund awards $370,000 in scholarships to Collier students  Naples Daily News

Each spring, local students are awarded scholarships from various organizations and businesses. Among those organizations is The Founders Fund, a local ...

K is for Kids teen fashion show a success  Naples Daily News

Thousands of Collier County students will have more books to read thanks to the hardworking volunteers from K is for Kids. More than 130 students of all ages, ...

Hurricane Irma: Timeline told in stories, photos, videos before, during and after the big storm hit  Naples Daily News

A timeline of events and how the Daily News captured Irma, the second major hurricane to make landfall in the county in the past dozen years.

Collier teens protest gun violence at rally as student activism spreads after Parkland  Naples Daily News

A series of student-led anti-gun violence rallies have sprung up in schools and cities throughout the country in response to the Parkland shooting.

A look at the law: Mock trial gives high schoolers courtroom experience  Naples Daily News

We will never know how the jury ruled in the matter of Frances Mallory, as the personal representative of the estate of Sammy Mallory v. Taylor Smith.

PrepZone: 2018 Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete finalists announced  Naples Daily News

The names of 13 finalists for the 29th annual Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete Award were released Monday night.

Southwest Florida golf column: West Bay Club reopens after renovation  Naples Daily News

West Bay Club in Estero celebrated its grand reopening with a gala last Saturday. The renovation was $4 million, and was done by architects Dana Fry and ...

Hurricane shelter space shortage in Collier second largest in Florida, report says  Naples Daily News

Less than a year ago, one of the most ferocious storms in recent memory ripped through Southwest Florida, shredding trailers, flooding homes and triggering the ...

Town Hall: Q&A becomes heated at Fiala’s constituent forum  Naples Daily News

They came to listen – but also to talk. Collier County District 1 Commissioner Donna Fiala held another edition in her long-running series of Town Hall meetings ...

Bear sightings alarm residents in wake of attack  Fox 4

Residents in the Naples Manor neighborhood are on edge after sightings of a large bear getting into trash, just a week after a bear attacked a man in North ...

When Will Irma Hit Naples, Florida? [Sept. 10 Update]

With Hurricane Irma increasingly threatening western Florida, a lot of people are wondering: When will Irma hit Naples, Florida? By 5 p.m., the hurricane had ...

Circumstances surrounding Naples double homicide still unclear  Naples Daily News

Naples police are exploring the possibility the two men whose bodies were found in a wooded area last month might have caused each other's deaths.

Bradenton man was charged with punching his ex. Now he’s wanted on a murder charge  Bradenton Herald

A Bradenton man facing a domestic battery charge for allegedly punching his ex-girlfriend is wanted in the shooting death of the woman's new boyfriend.

Students, parents demand to know why middle school principal was removed  Fox 4

A popular principal at a Collier County middle school is off the job - and students, parents and teachers are demanding that the school district tell them why.

City of Marco Island issues mandatory evacuation for Hurricane Irma  Naples Daily News

The City of Marco Island has issued a mandatory evacuation order effective immediately.

2017 Naples Daily News All-Area Girls Swimming and Diving Team  Naples Daily News

Click here to see the 2017 Naples Daily News All-Area Boys Swim Team. GIRLS SWIMMING AND DIVING. Swimmer/Diver of the Year Finalists.

Gulf Coast boys basketball team emerging as one of area's best  Naples Daily News

With how successful the Gulf Coast High School girls basketball program has become in the last two years, the boys team has been flying somewhat under the ...

College football: Southwest Florida reacts to retirement of Ohio State coach Urban Meyer  Naples Daily News

When word broke Tuesday morning that Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer would announce his retirement that afternoon effective, after the Rose Bowl ...

Former Lely High football coach Merv Ward dies at age 68  Naples Daily News

Collier County has lost a prep football legend. Merv Ward, architect of the Lely program and the first to coach an area school to a state championship game, ...

Prep Football: Lely QB Jacquez Carter wins Broxson Trophy as area's best player  Naples Daily News

Coming into this football season, Jacquez Carter was an unknown commodity. As a sophomore in 2015, the quarterback showed flashes of promise but injury ...

UPDATED: Ave Maria Prepares as Irma Bears Down on Florida  The Ave Herald

Many Ave Maria residents have already departed for points north as powerful Hurricane Irma continues to threaten south Florida. Others are holding off on a ...

A Look Back at When Hurricane Andrew Hit Southwest Florida  Gulfshore Life

This week marks the 25th anniversary of Hurricane Andrew. The storm ripped across Florida, its 175-hour winds devastating communities. More than $1 billon ...

National Signing Day: Seven Community School football players commit  Naples Daily News

The Community School of Naples football program, still young compared to most local teams, had its biggest National Signing Day ceremony yet on Wednesday.

Southwest Florida tennis column: Tom Manring Foundation for 2018 already scheduled  Naples Daily News

Mission accomplished – and then some. That's the report from Eric Manring, who says last weekend's Tom Manring Foundation Calcutta Tournament was a ...

2017 Graduates of Distinction  Naples Daily News

The Naples Daily News continues presenting the community's "Graduates of Distinction."

Former Miami Dolphin speaks to students about prescription drug addiction  Naples Daily News

Drug Free Collier is teaming up with retired NFL player Ikaika "Ike" Alama-Francis to help tackle substance abuse.

Hurricane shelters open in SWFL  Wink News

FORT MYERS, Fla. Below is a list of open shelters in Southwest Florida as Hurricane Irma looms. Charlotte County. The county's shelters are full, so residents ...

Best of 2016 photos: Naples Daily News photographers  Naples Daily News

Naples Daily News photographers have chosen their best photos of 2016. View their photos here. David Albers. Chief photographer David Albers spent a ...

Stamping out hunger: Letter carrier food drive a success  Naples Daily News

The haul of donated food was not a record but it beat out last year. The annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive brought in 266300 pounds of donated food.

U.S. Open Pickleball Championship competition begins Sunday at East Naples Community Park  Naples Daily News

Naples becomes the pickleball capital of the world again beginning Sunday with over 2,000 players starting competition in the Minto U.S. Open Pickleball ...

Southwest Florida golf column: Naples man makes holes-in-one on back-to-back days at Valencia  Naples Daily News

Gene Secker had played golf for 60 years. A couple of weeks ago, the 72-year-old came close to his first hole-in-one, but the ball ended up two inches past the ...

HOLIDAY LOG: Your guide to Christmas events and more in Naples and Southwest Florida  Naples Daily News

In case you haven’t noticed, it’s beginning to look and sound a lot like Christmas and Hanukkah. On the radio. On TV. In the stores. So now is a good ...

SWFL fishing guide remembered as generous person, gifted sportsman  Naples Daily News

Bruce Jackmack, 50, of Naples died July 15 from choking on food. Friends and family say he was a kind person and a talented fisherman, golfer, bowler.

Hurricane Irma: Naples residents wake to downed trees, trucks, debris, water  Naples Daily News

owned trees, lost shingles and standing water around Naples were the initial damage reported Monday morning after Hurricane Irma.

Collier's Golden Apple teachers celebrated at awards dinner  Naples Daily News

Editor's Note: The Golden Apple Celebration of Teachers award ceremony is scheduled to air on NBC-2 at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 22. Taking the podium at the ...

Southwest Florida tennis column: Madison Keys, Bjorn Fratangelo coming to Naples  Naples Daily News

In trying to put Hurricane Irma in the past, maybe you've started to think ahead to the time when you will need that ideal Christmas gift for a family member of ...

Naples Bay beauty  The News-Press

Jason and Kelly Stephens open the doors of their home to Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest supporters.

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