Good Morning Friends….
Always a tough day for me. I am a native New Yorker. I was working on the radio in Boston, and watched in horror as the attacks happened, then stayed on the radio for what seemed like days. 18 years. Never Forget.
As for today…
There are many memorial services and events in SWFL to remember the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.: 9:30 a.m. at the Golden Gate Government Complex, 4715 Golden Gate Parkway; 239-353-1687. Bonita Springs Patriots Day Service: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, at the Liles Hotel Plaza, 27300 Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs. There are also Blood Drives — Fort Myers: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, at Old Navy, 5007 S. Cleveland Ave., Fort Myers. Appointments appreciated, walk-ins welcome Naples: 3 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, at Naples Family Fitness, 2349 Vanderbilt Beach Road, North Naples. Appointments appreciated, walk-ins welcome. Oneblood.org. For a complete list click right here.
Fort Myers police Captain Jay Rodriguez has been arrested for prostitution, official misconduct and perjury, accord to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. FDLE began investigating Capt. Rodriguez in February 2019 after the Fort Myers Police Department asked the agency to look into his actions during a prostitution bust from 2013. A video of Rodriguez was released showing him working in that sting, showing sex acts between the Captain and a suspected prostitute. The video came from an officer that was fired by Rodriguez. The investigation shows Rodriguez “solicited and engaged in prostitution with a female massage therapist” while working undercover, according to FDLE. Investigators concluded Rodriguez authorized a falsified account of his actions FDLE investigators also believe Rodriguez lied when he made a false statement under oath during an official FMPD internal affairs investigation in January 2019, Rodriguez was arrested Tuesday and booked into the Lee County jail. He had been on administrative leave since the investigation with FDLE started.
iOS 13 Launching on September 19
According to a press release from Apple iOS 13 will be released to the public on September 19. If you own an iPhone 6s or later, an iPhone SE, or 7th generation Ipod Touch you’ll be able to enjoy the update. The update will feature a dark mode, new Photo app gallery, and enhanced privacy features.
TV Channel Airing Christmas Shows 24/7 Back-to-Back
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Why? Because there’s a free TV channel that’s now airing Christmas movies back all day, every day. The Sony Movie Channel, formerly known as True Christmas is supplying those with the yuletide spirit all access to the films till the end of January. Films you can expect to see are Silver Bells, Christmas With the Kranks, and themed holiday weekend movies. The channel will be airing the Christmas films until the end of January.