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Business Wire
Sentient Energy Adds LTE Support to Cellular MM3™ Intelligent SensorBURLINGAME, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sentient Energy, Inc., a leading provider
Sentient Energy Adds LTE Support to Cellular MM3™ Intelligent Sensor
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
BURLINGAME, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sentient Energy, Inc., a leading provider of advanced grid monitoring and analytics solutions for electric utilities, today announced support for the latest generation LTE technology within its cellular-based MM3™... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon, Frontier may face service disruption due to Florida pole attachment disputeVerizon (NYSE: VZ) and Frontier Communications customers in Florida might have
Verizon, Frontier may face service disruption due to Florida pole attachment dispute
FierceTelecom / Posted 21 hours ago
Verizon (NYSE: VZ) and Frontier Communications customers in Florida might have to deal with a service disruption if the two carriers can't resolve an ongoing dispute over pole attachments with Florida Power and Light (FPL), the state's incumbent... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Manatees star at FPL’s new nature centerLooking over the railing on the second story of the new Manatee Lagoon Center i
Manatees star at FPL’s new nature center
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Looking over the railing on the second story of the new Manatee Lagoon Center in West Palm Beach, Camden Buttress, 6, watched the large, dark shadows make their way into the warm waters by the Florida Power & Light plant. Then, she saw a little gray... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Florida Power & Light Company's new manatee observatory and education facility opens its doors to the publicRIVIERA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 5, 2016 -- Florida Power & Light Company today announ
Florida Power & Light Company's new manatee observatory and education facility opens its doors to the public
The Auto Channel / Posted 3 days ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 5, 2016 -- Florida Power & Light Company today announced that Manatee Lagoon – An FPL Eco-Discovery Center™ will open its doors tomorrow, Feb. 6, 2016, �to visitors eager to see and learn about manatees, the environment and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Dear Doreen: We love Comcast, too!After I wrote about my messy break-up with the cable provider, I received sever
Dear Doreen: We love Comcast, too!
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
After I wrote about my messy break-up with the cable provider, I received several hundred comments and emails from readers regaling me with their personal tales of woe about dealing with the company. Emails are still jamming my inbox. None were... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Manatee observatory opens at Florida Power and Light facilityT AN AMAZING PLACE. WHITNEY: I AMMLOVING THIS ASSIGNMENT. IT IS REALLY COOL. -P
Manatee observatory opens at Florida Power and Light facility
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 3 days ago
T AN AMAZING PLACE. WHITNEY: I AMMLOVING THIS ASSIGNMENT. IT IS REALLY COOL. -PLET ME TELL YOU HOW IT WORKS. THESE PIPES COMING OFF THE POWER PLANT KEEP THE WATER UP TO 10 WATER. MANATEES LOVE THIS. FPL WANTS TO EDUCATE PEOPL THE ROLE IT PLAYS IN THE... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
PAC forms to oppose Palm Beach utility burialThe PAC, Palm Beachers for Common Sense, registered Wednesday with Town Clerk S
PAC forms to oppose Palm Beach utility burial
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The PAC, Palm Beachers for Common Sense, registered Wednesday with Town Clerk Susan Owens’ office. The group is urging town voters to reject the undergrounding plan in a March 15 referendum. The Town Council placed it on the ballot as a $90 million... Read more
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Business Wire
Sentient Energy Announces Release of Ample™ Analytics 3.0 to Identify Distribution Grid Faults and Potential Equipment FailuresBURLINGAME, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sentient Energy, Inc., a leading provider
Sentient Energy Announces Release of Ample™ Analytics 3.0 to Identify Distribution Grid Faults and Potential Equipment Failures
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
BURLINGAME, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sentient Energy, Inc., a leading provider of advanced grid monitoring and analytics solutions for electric utilities, today announced the release of its Ample™ 3.0 Analytics platform. When paired with Sentient... Read more
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The Miami Hurricane
S&P Dow Jones, University of Miami collaboration to create index for FloridaWhat began as an idea to come up with some sort of composite index for Florida
S&P Dow Jones, University of Miami collaboration to create index for Florida
The Miami Hurricane / Posted 5 days ago
What began as an idea to come up with some sort of composite index for Florida has turned into a UM collaboration with S&P Dow Jones to calculate a Florida 50 index. Deemed the “University of Miami’s Florida 50 Index” and available under the ticker... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Tool offers Palm Beach taxpayers insight into utility burial costTown officials rolled out an online search tool on Tuesday that allows property
Tool offers Palm Beach taxpayers insight into utility burial cost
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Town officials rolled out an online search tool on Tuesday that allows property owners to find their share of the cost of a town-wide burial of utilities. The database of more than 9,000 parcels in town is accessed on undergroundpalmbeach.com.... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
FPL seeks to lower electricity billsFlorida Power & Light on Tuesday filed paperwork with the state's Public Servic
FPL seeks to lower electricity bills
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
Florida Power & Light on Tuesday filed paperwork with the state's Public Service Commission seeking a rate reduction for its customers. If approved, which is likely, it will cut a typical residential household's monthly bill by about $1.65 a month... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Excess payment dispute pits FPL vs. Fort Myers BeachFlorida Power & Light mistakenly gave $450,000 to the town of Fort Myers Beach
Excess payment dispute pits FPL vs. Fort Myers Beach
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
Florida Power & Light mistakenly gave $450,000 to the town of Fort Myers Beach over three years, and it's getting ready to take it back. But the town contends it should keep the cash. The dispute stems from an ordinance created in 2011 that stated... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FPL bills to decrease in April as new power plant comes onlineFlorida Power & Light Co. on Tuesday filed a request with the Florida Public Se
FPL bills to decrease in April as new power plant comes online
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Florida Power & Light Co. on Tuesday filed a request with the Florida Public Service Commission to reduce customer rates beginning April 1. The move was in tandem with the commissioning of the new FPL Port Everglades Next Generation Clean Energy... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FPL has lowest bills in Florida? Not so, power agency saysFlorida Power & Light Co. says its customer bills are the lowest in the state,
FPL has lowest bills in Florida? Not so, power agency says
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Florida Power & Light Co. says its customer bills are the lowest in the state, but the Florida Municipal Power Association is disputing FPL’s claims. Once franchise fees that investor-owned utilities such as FPL collect and turn over to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FPL seeks rate decrease prior to rate increase requestFlorida Power & Light is seeking a rate decrease beginning in April, thanks to
FPL seeks rate decrease prior to rate increase request
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Florida Power & Light is seeking a rate decrease beginning in April, thanks to anticipated savings from a new power plant and lower natural gas prices. The decrease would trim $1.65 off a typical 1,000-kWh residential customer's monthly bill, the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
1,300 FPL customers in St. Johns County in darkFlorida Power and Light says almost 1,300 customers were without power Monday a
1,300 FPL customers in St. Johns County in dark
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
Florida Power and Light says almost 1,300 customers were without power Monday at the St Johns County Golf and Country Club. FPL aid the outages were reported just after noon and as of 2:45 p.m., they said they had personnel in the area, but did not... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Take the challenge to be a ‘BetterU’!American Heart Month is in full swing in Palm Beach County. Knowing that 80 per
Take the challenge to be a ‘BetterU’!
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
American Heart Month is in full swing in Palm Beach County. Knowing that 80 percent of cardiac events can be prevented with education and lifestyle changes, the American Heart Association and FPL have come together to launch BetterU in Palm Beach... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
If ballot measure fails, higher power poles to come to Palm BeachAt a recent Underground Utilities Task Force meeting, Councilman Richard Kleid
If ballot measure fails, higher power poles to come to Palm Beach
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
At a recent Underground Utilities Task Force meeting, Councilman Richard Kleid stepped to the microphone and said some residents may find the alternative to burying utility lines — taller, wider poles — unappealing. If residents reject a $90 million... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
TO DO LIST: New manatee center in Riviera BeachManatee Lagoon opening weekend, A group of manatees swim along the viewing dec
TO DO LIST: New manatee center in Riviera Beach
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
Manatee Lagoon opening weekend, A group of manatees swim along the viewing deck of the 16,000 sq. ft. Manatee Lagoon an FPL eco-discovery center Tuesday January 11, 2016 in Riviera Beach. (Bill Ingram / The Palm Beach Post) Manatee Lagoon — An FPL... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Looking to get even, FPL begins to dock dollars from townFlorida Power & Light (FPL) has now begun to pull money from its monthly paymen
Looking to get even, FPL begins to dock dollars from town
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Florida Power & Light (FPL) has now begun to pull money from its monthly payments to Fort Myers Beach in an attempt to recoup the approximate $450,000 it inadvertently gave the town between 2012 and 2015. For December, FPL adjusted its payment by... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FPL's profits rose by 8.6 percent in 2015Florida Power & Light Co., which is preparing to ask regulators for a rate incr
FPL's profits rose by 8.6 percent in 2015
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Florida Power & Light Co., which is preparing to ask regulators for a rate increase, saw profits rise by 8.6 percent in 2015. The electric utility's increase was driven by customer growth and weather-related usage per customer, said FPL, subsidiary... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FPL sees profits rise as 2015 closes outPointing to issues such as more customers and weather-related electricity use,
FPL sees profits rise as 2015 closes out
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Pointing to issues such as more customers and weather-related electricity use, Florida Power & Light on Thursday reported higher earnings during the fourth quarter of 2015 and for the full year. FPL, the state's largest electric utility, said it had... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mayo: FPL responds to rate hike columnConsidering its growing customer base (from 4.4 million to 4.8 million in the l
Mayo: FPL responds to rate hike column
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Considering its growing customer base (from 4.4 million to 4.8 million in the last decade) and growing profits (from $802 million in 2006 to $1.52 billion in 2014), why does Florida Power & Light need a rate increase? It's a question I raised in a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mayo: FPL rate hike request a real joltFlorida Power & Light has been busy tooting its horn lately, running ads about
Mayo: FPL rate hike request a real jolt
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Florida Power & Light has been busy tooting its horn lately, running ads about electric bills being lower today than 10 years ago. That's wonderful, but the utility apparently can't abide the situation because it has submitted a hefty rate hike... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Health workers enraged at latest payroll blunder Health workers across Northern Ireland have again been left "angered and frus
Health workers enraged at latest payroll blunder
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Health workers across Northern Ireland have again been left "angered and frustrated" after a new payroll glitch affected the pay packets of almost 2,500 staff. Stock image Health workers across... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Apparent tornado touches down in north BrowardCOCONUT CREEK, Fla. - An apparent tornado touched down in Coconut Creek Wednesd
Apparent tornado touches down in north Broward
Local 10 Miami / Posted 12 days ago
COCONUT CREEK, Fla. - An apparent tornado touched down in Coconut Creek Wednesday morning, causing cars to overturn in a parking lot. The National Weather Service says that they believe a tornado did strike, but won't make an official determination... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Possible tornado touches down in north BrowardCOCONUT CREEK, Fla. - A possible tornado touched down in Coconut Creek Wednesda
Possible tornado touches down in north Broward
Local 10 Miami / Posted 12 days ago
COCONUT CREEK, Fla. - A possible tornado touched down in Coconut Creek Wednesday morning, causing cars to overturn in a parking lot. Pictures sent to Local 10 by an employee of Junior Achievement World showed an overturned vehicle and one car... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms FPL Recovery Funding LLCCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the following rating for F
Fitch Affirms FPL Recovery Funding LLC
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the following rating for FPL Recovery Funding LLC: --A-4 notes at 'AAAsf; Outlook Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS The transaction is performing within expectations, with outstanding principal paying... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
LettersQuicker sentencing can curb violence In reference to the Jan. 14 editorial “R
Letters
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 15 days ago
Quicker sentencing can curb violence In reference to the Jan. 14 editorial “Rethink state’s broken death penalty system”: You write “we’ve rushed to execute inmates,” while the real time between conviction and execution during the past 10 years is... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Kudos for JEA's customer service - but a few concerns about the challenges to comeIt was all smiles earlier this week at JEA’s board meeting. Not only did the b
Kudos for JEA's customer service - but a few concerns about the challenges to come
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
It was all smiles earlier this week at JEA’s board meeting. Not only did the board get to reduce bills but they announced the news that service for business customers was ranked No. 1 by JD Power. It was validation for all the hard work to change... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Sporadic power outages reportedUPDATE: At 1:45 p.m., power outages across Palm beach County are up to 717 cust
Sporadic power outages reported
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 17 days ago
UPDATE: At 1:45 p.m., power outages across Palm beach County are up to 717 customer accounts out of 730,473 accounts in the county. The outages are still congregated in pockets in northern and southern Palm Beach County. As of 12:45 p.m., the FPL... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FPL rate hike request a real joltFlorida Power & Light has been busy tooting its horn lately, running ads about
FPL rate hike request a real jolt
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
Florida Power & Light has been busy tooting its horn lately, running ads about electric bills being lower today than 10 years ago. That's wonderful, but the utility apparently can't abide the situation because it has submitted a hefty rate hike... Read more
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Business Wire
First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.105 Per Share for FebruaryWHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund
First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.105 Per Share for February
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FPL) has declared the Fund’s regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.105 per share payable on February 16, 2016, to... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
School disciplines teacher who showed graphic slaughterhouse videoWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
School disciplines teacher who showed graphic slaughterhouse video
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 20 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Sarasota man charged after two foiled robbery triesWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
Sarasota man charged after two foiled robbery tries
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 20 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Clock still ticking on Moorings Bay sign issueWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
Clock still ticking on Moorings Bay sign issue
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 20 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Florida Power and Light seeking rate increase over four years that would cost typical customer aboutNaples Daily News/Tribune Bureau TALLAHASSEE — The utility company that provid
Florida Power and Light seeking rate increase over four years that would cost typical customer about
Naples Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Naples Daily News/Tribune Bureau TALLAHASSEE — The utility company that provides power to the majority of Florida communities is seeking approval from the state Public Service Commission for a four-year funding package that would increase customers'... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
New helmet combats concussionsWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
New helmet combats concussions
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 20 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Services restored for customers affected by AT&T cable breachFPL: Contractor to blame for AT&T outage on beachside A contractor for FPL was
Services restored for customers affected by AT&T cable breach
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
FPL: Contractor to blame for AT&T outage on beachside A contractor for FPL was working on a project like this one when underground AT&T cables were accidentally cut, disconnecting 591 beachside customers from their wired AT&T telephone, Internet and... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Miss Colombia's advice for Steve Harvey: 'Learn how to read'Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
Miss Colombia's advice for Steve Harvey: 'Learn how to read'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Twitter has crashedWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
Twitter has crashed
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Teen bicyclist hit by vehicle in Fort MyersWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
Teen bicyclist hit by vehicle in Fort Myers
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
6-old boy shot in Fort Myers neighborhoodWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
6-old boy shot in Fort Myers neighborhood
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Twitter has crashedWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL cit
Twitter has crashed
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 days ago
Website says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in stateWebsite says this SWFL city is 'most boring' in state One of Southwest Florida's most beloved places has found itself at the top of a list guaranteed to draw some eyebrow raises (or smirks, if you... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Tuesday, Jan. 19CHILD SHOT IN FORT MYERS Police are searching for a suspect after a 5-year-old
5 things to know for Tuesday, Jan. 19
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 days ago
CHILD SHOT IN FORT MYERS Police are searching for a suspect after a 5-year-old boy was shot in a Fort Myers neighborhood off Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Monday night. The boy was rushed to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
FPL bills may see monthly increaseYour power bill may be about to go up as Florida Power and Light wants to raise
FPL bills may see monthly increase
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 days ago
Your power bill may be about to go up as Florida Power and Light wants to raise rates. "It's Florida for one. We're always running the A/C, and we're always having the power on all the time," said FPL customer Chauncey Brown. Weather may not be the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Families cleaning, unplugged after Sunday's stormSome families are still without power tonight, more than a day after destructiv
Families cleaning, unplugged after Sunday's storm
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 days ago
Some families are still without power tonight, more than a day after destructive wind and rain pounded Southwest Florida early Sunday morning. "There was so much rain," 13-year-old Jessica Torres said. Torres and her family rode out the storm in... Read more
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Naples Daily News
As strong as a hurricane: Early Sunday storm brought high winds and rains, but no tornadoesIf the beaches could talk, they might be the ones asking for help after taking
As strong as a hurricane: Early Sunday storm brought high winds and rains, but no tornadoes
Naples Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
If the beaches could talk, they might be the ones asking for help after taking a beating from a severe storm over the weekend. Wind, rain and water battered the area early Sunday morning as a result of a fast-moving storm, uprooting trees, downing... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Florida Power & Light asking for rate increases from 2017-20Monday, January 18, 10:34 AM EST Juno Beach-based Florida Power & Light notifi
Florida Power & Light asking for rate increases from 2017-20
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
Monday, January 18, 10:34 AM EST Juno Beach-based Florida Power & Light notified the Public Service Commission on Friday that a proposal will be filed in March asking to increase the monthly charge on a customer using 1,000 kilowatt hours of... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Nearly 2,000 still without power in Collier, Lee, CharlotteNearly 2,000 Florida Power & Light customers are without power Monday morning a
Nearly 2,000 still without power in Collier, Lee, Charlotte
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 days ago
Nearly 2,000 Florida Power & Light customers are without power Monday morning as crews continue to work to restore service in the aftermath of Sunday's severe weather. FPL said 1,868 customers -- 1,582 in Collier County, 111 in Lee County and 175 in... Read more
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