Andrea Perdomo


Andrea Perdomo is a reporter for WGCU News. She started her career in public radio as an intern for the Miami-based NPR station, WLRN. Andrea graduated from Florida International University, where she was a contributing writer for the student-run newspaper, The Panther Press, and was also a member of the university's Society of Professional Journalists chapter. 

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Florida’s Democratic candidate for Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Nikki Fried, was in Fort Myers for a fundraising event at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theater on Tuesday. 

A Fort Myers apartment complex has been issued over a hundred code violations since last October for failing to provide adequate living conditions to its tenants. The city's Code Enforcement Board held a special meeting last week to decide fines for outstanding violations. 

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About 100 people gathered in the Hilton Naples ballroom on Wednesday to hear former Florida governor and U.S. senator Bob Graham reflect on his years in public service and civility in politics during a Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce event.


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Legislation to expand workers’ compensation benefits to include post-traumatic stress disorder for firefighters, paramedics, EMTs and other first responders will take effect in Florida next month.