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  1. MARC BEAUDIN/The News-Press......News-Press Economy Panel. Wilson Bradshaw.

    FGCU continues to lobby Legislature for iHub funds

    FGCU President Wilson Bradshaw says he is disappointed, but not discouraged, with a string of setbacks in funding an off-campus research center.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
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    embryo Getty Images/iStockphoto

    Lawmakers clamping down on abortions

    Florida lawmakers are moving forward with a controversial proposal that would place additional restrictions on abortions, largely barring the procedures if doctors determine that fetuses have reached viability.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
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    A hawk watches over her chicks.

    Young hawks become symbol of life Regional Cancer Center

    The family life of a red-shouldered hawk is keeping staff at Lee Memorial Health System's Regional Cancer Center enthralled and is providing patients with a symbol of life amid sometimes taxing treatments.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
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    Jim Reif was one of the local meteorologists who discussed the path of Hurricane Charley in August of 2004 at a panel discussion in Fort Myers. Reif was a prominent figure during the busy hurricane season of 2004. News-Press file photo

    Beloved weatherman was always on our radar

    There are few people in Southwest Florida whose lives Jim Reif did not touch. For the past 35 years, he had been the face of the weather — especially during hurricane season — on three of the four local TV stations.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
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    KINFAY MOROTI/news-press.com..... Brette DeJesus, center, plays poker Monday (7/19/2010) at the Fort Myers Naples Greyhound Track in Bonita Springs. 'Now we can actually play the game the right way,' said DeJesus of new state rules that allows for higher stakes.

    Bill to curtail dog racing hits a snag

    The controversial and long-discussed measure that would allow greyhound tracks to cut down the number of races was pulled at the last minute Tuesday after several Senate Gaming Committee members asked for a full staff analysis.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
  2. At the Library Getty Images/iStockphoto

    At the Library: Celebration in April brings attention to art of poetry

    “Do not go gentle into that good night,

    • Apr. 8, 2014
  3. The Rev. Mary Mcqueen Special to news-press.com

    Mary's musings: Faith a tradition that has withstood test of time

    This year the nine days of Passover coincide with Holy Week.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
  4. A decontamination team member carries a chemical spill 'victim' into a decontamination tent for further cleanup after rinsing off in the white spray of water behind them. DON RUANE/special to the news star

    Lehigh Regional conducts hypothetical chemical spill exercise

    Shortly after 9 a.m. last Thursday, Lehigh Regional Medical Center locked its doors and prepared for the arrival of 10 patients involved in a farm-related chemical spill.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
  5. This rendering shows the new sales center to be built at Vi at Bentley Village in Naples. Special to The News-Press

    Reservoir pitched to guard water supply

    A watershed management expert recommends a reservoir to prevent flooding in Bonita Springs east of Interstate 75.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
  6. Curt Clawson SARAH COWARD/THE NEWS-PRESS

    Election 2014: Rivals link Clawson to sex offender

    Curt Clawson's opponents in the 19th Congressional District Republican primary are moving away from his business history and are now questioning a Utah home he owned and who had control of it: Namely, a sex offender and a limited liability corporation reg

    • Apr. 8, 2014
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