About ELIZABETH WRIGHT
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- Staff Writer
11/23/2007 - 03/07/2010
VIDEO/PHOTOS: A year after NFL player Sean Taylor’s slaying, four Lee suspects await trial
Updated 11/25/2008 at 7:58 p.m.
It has been a year since the paths of five young men from Lee County tangled with a sports celebrity, a man they had apparently all looked up to. He ended up dead, while they went on to face murder ...
The buzz in Estero? New flight patterns at Southwest Florida International
Updated 11/20/2008 at 7:57 p.m.
Managers of one Florida resource are still preparing for boom time conditions. Look up. With a recent set of changes to flight patterns — including in the approach to Southwest Florida International Airport — the Federal Aviation Administration is now ...
Alva man charged with second degree murder for wife’s death faces trial in Hendry County
Updated 11/20/2008 at 6:09 p.m.
Joseph Shook, an Alva man who is facing a charge of second degree murder in the death of his estranged wife, will face trial in Hendry County. His trial had been scheduled to go forward in Lee County next month. ...
FGCU suspende a dos instructores por sospecha de acoso sexual
Published 11/20/2008 at 12:01 a.m.
Las resoluciones multimillonarias para aplacar demandas por acoso sexual no han puesto fin a las alegaciones que indican que la universidad más joven del estado constituye un lugar ofensivo para mujeres.
Lee Schools cleared in campus-safety claim in sex assault case
Updated 11/14/2008 at 8:39 p.m.
A former Estero High School student who contended the school didn’t do enough to keep the campus safe had her day in court and lost. As a 14-year-old high school freshman in January 2005, Rochel Bokmuller reported being sexually assaulted ...
FGCU places two instructors on leave amid sexual harassment complaints
Updated 11/12/2008 at 9:08 p.m.
Multi-million dollar settlements in gender equity lawsuits have not put an end to allegations that the state’s youngest university can be an unfriendly place for women. Florida Gulf Coast University is now looking into sexual harassment complaints made against two ...
Even though it doesn’t matter, provisional votes still counted
Updated 11/07/2008 at 8:46 p.m.
It was an all-day process. The Lee County canvassing board did not finish its work until Friday evening. The board decided to add some of the provisional ballots to the election night tallies, though an exact number was not available ...
VIDEO: FGCU students inspired by Obama’s victory
Updated 11/05/2008 at 7:39 p.m.
It didn’t take much to tap the still-fresh exuberance the presidential contest brought to many students on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University. There, Barack Obama’s win was more than a cause for celebration for three friends — one ...
Hometown Republican fails to unseat Rep. Aronberg
Updated 11/04/2008 at 11:35 p.m.
Matt Caldwell, the hometown candidate in the District 27 state Senate race, made some headway in his challenge to an east coast incumbent. He narrowly won the majority of the vote in Lee County. But it wasn’t enough. Unofficial election ...
Where Were You? Tales from polling stations around SW Florida
Updated 11/04/2008 at 5:33 p.m.
Beyond the occasional jammed scanner, another precinct malfunction is surfacing: Pollworkers misinformed about press access to voters. Pollworkers barred a Naples Daily News reporter from an Estero precinct this morning when he tried to conduct exit polling in the parking ...
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