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ALEX PENA

Title: Intern
Department: Newsroom
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Recent Work

  • The Stone of Hope: Local group travels to D.C. for MLK memorial dedication PHOTOS Published 10/16/2011 at 8:51 p.m.

    Standing below “The Stone of Hope,” high school students and residents from Southwest Florida stood humbled and awed. They joined thousands Sunday for the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. statue on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

  • LIVE BLOG: FGCU's EaglePalooza Updated 11/20/2009 at 9:29 p.m.

    Sean Paul headlines this year’s EaglePalooza. Paul is known for his hit songs including “We Be Burning,” “Temperature” and “Gimme the Light.” Performer Mims, best known for his song, “This Is Why I’m Hot,” will be the opening act for ...

  • Sign of the times: Salvation Army dishes out record assistance to needy Updated 11/16/2009 at 6:24 p.m.

    Despite low donation levels the Salvation Army helped 2,400 residents, dishing out 12,000 pounds of food and $49,000 in financial aid to Collier residents to help with rent and utilities. A year ago in October, the Salvation Army gave out ...

  • Video: Even software developers feeling the pinch in down economy Published 11/06/2009 at 2:53 p.m.

    Though their work is still in high demand, some are feeling the impacts of a down economy.

  • Sean Paul and Mims will headline EaglePalooza at FGCU Published 10/30/2009 at 3:58 p.m.

    Florida Gulf Coast University announced Friday that the headliner for this year’s EaglePalooza is Jamaican singer Sean Paul. Paul is known for his hit songs including “We Be Burning,” “Temperature” and “Gimme the Light.” Performer Mims, best known for his ...

  • Barron Collier football tailgate is the only game in town Published 10/30/2009 at 1:18 p.m.

    When a football game starts, the players own the field, but before the game, Barron Collier High’s parents own the parking lot. The Gridiron Club’s pre-game tailgate has claimed the parking lot of Barron Collier high’s football field as it’s ...

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