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HS Roundup: Fort Myers, Barron Collier, CSN win tennis regional titles, CSN lacrosse advances

Fort Myers and Naples split tennis regional final doubleheader; CSN girls tennis and lacrosse win their regional matches.

 

Edison Awards honor innovators Schmieding of Arthrex, Holmgren of LanzaTech

The Edison Awards, held in Fort Myers this year, didn't look far for one of this year's honorees. Reinhold Schmieding's Arthrex is in Naples.

 

Liftoff! NASA and SpaceX launch Crew-2 astronauts en route to ISS

Four astronauts vaulted off pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center early Friday, kicking off NASA and SpaceX's second full-duration mission to the ISS.

 

A Florida bill would outlaw 'natural' hair discrimination against Black people. It likely won't even get a hearing.

The CROWN Act bill is poised to fail for a second time in Florida. Its sponsor says it's crucial to keep pushing to protect natural Black hair.

 

Don't blame DeSantis for Spring Break COVID-19 surge, SWFL public officials say

Some officials in Spring Break towns said Gov. Ron DeSantis' orders loosening restrictions helped lead to the case surge. But Southwest Florida's political leaders don't share those sentiments.

 

Memorial today for Palm Bay officers slain in mass shooting 34 years ago

A wreath-laying ceremony will take place in Palm Bay honoring two officers killed in the line of duty during mass shooting 34 years ago.

 

A Florida bill would outlaw 'natural' hair discrimination against Black people. It likely won't even get a hearing.

The CROWN Act bill is poised to fail for a second time in Florida. Its sponsor says it's crucial to keep pushing to protect natural Black hair.

 

Judge makes milestone decisions in Hertz's bankruptcy case

Hertz has cleared more hurdles as it seeks to exit bankruptcy.

 

Brevard County Sheriff's Office traffic stop at home of slain teen- explicit language

Brevard County Sheriff's deputies conducted a traffic stop in driveway of the family of one of the Cocoa teens killed by a deputy last November.

 

Lawyer raises questions over traffic stop by Brevard deputies at home of slain teen's mother

The mother of one of two teens killed in a traffic stop last year is asking why deputies pulled her granddaughter over in her Cocoa yard on Thursday.

 

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