Fort Myers Beach, Port Charlotte residents speak out after Hurricane Ian leaves cities demolished

FORT MYERS, Fla (WSVN) — Lives and livelihoods have been swept away by the storm surge in Fort Myers. On Thursday, people were in shockRead More

Tampa residents line up for sandbags as they monitor Ian’s path

Floridians in Tropical Storm Ian’s path are not waiting to make sure they’re ready to face the full force of the system. 7News cameras capturedRead More

Gator whisperer: Biologist Chris Gillette aims to debunk stigma surrounding Florida predator

A South Florida man is out to change the stigma surrounding one of Florida’s top predators. 7’s Kevin Ozebek has today’s 7 Spotlight. To you,Read More

Researchers say cancer ravaging South Florida’s sea turtles is spreading

The 7 Investigates team has been tracking a cancer that’s been ravaging our green sea turtles. Now there are signs the disease is spreading andRead More

Local artist opens community center in Overtown to give women and children safe space to make art

A South Florida organization is on a mission to bring art to one of Miami’s oldest neighborhoods and show students’ work at one of theRead More

‘Help us’: Middle River Terrace residents ask local government to address street flooding

Rainy season can be miserable for South Florida homeowners. That’s especially true in parts of Fort Lauderdale. 7’s Kevin Ozebek investigates. At first, Kettra FerdaRead More

7 Spotlight: Duke and Dame Whiskey

Two South Florida friends are toasting to their hard work and good fortune after leaving the world of finance. They’re now making whiskey, and KevinRead More

2 South Florida teachers share concerns about low pay, staff shortages amid struggles to make ends meet

School districts in South Florida and across the country started the school year short of teachers, but current teachers warn the crisis may only getRead More

Fort Lauderdale personal watercraft rental businesses struggling in wake of Marine Patrol’s stepped-up enforcement

South Florida is a great spot to hit the water year-round, but some businesses that rely on the water are being left high and dry.Read More

Pompano Beach couple speak out after learning about $75 rent hike in middle of apartment lease

South Florida renters have been hit hard with rent hikes as their leases expire, but one couple called 7 Investigates after they were told theirRead More