Wednesday, 06 February 2008 00:00
Tuesday, 05 February 2008 00:00
On Monday more than a hundred Naples residents, mostly of Colombian decent, marched in protest of a guerrilla army that has terrorized the South American nation for more than forty years. The protest was one of more than a hundred organized worldwide against the group called FARC…which stands for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia. WGCU’s Luis Hernandez was there and has this report.
Monday, 28 January 2008 00:00
About 15-hundred people attended yesterday/Sunday's dedication of an authentic World War II boxcar in Naples. It will be used as a mobile educational tool to promote tolerance - and its unveiling was part of the Holocaust Museum of Southwest Florida's ceremony honoring International Holocaust Remembrance Day. WGCU's Amy Tardif was there and has this report.
Tuesday, 22 January 2008 00:00
Wednesday, 16 January 2008 00:00
After a decade of stops and starts a memorial to southwest Floridians who died in the Vietnam War is finally in place near the foot of the Midpoint Bridge in Fort Myers. The series of black granite panels engraved with names of fallen soldiers was created by a local man who developed the technique used for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C. WGCU’s Mike Kiniry reports.
Friday, 28 December 2007 00:00
Thursday, 13 December 2007 00:00
Friday, 07 December 2007 00:00
Wednesday, 21 November 2007 00:00
Friday, 16 November 2007 00:00
The Collier County Salvation Army kicked off its 2007 Kettle campaign a little differently than in the past. It got things going with a fundraising luncheon featuring best selling author Robin Cook. But celebrity speaker aside, the Kettle Campaign remains the centerpiece of the Army’s fundraising effort. WGCU’s Luis Hernandez reports.