Topher is a reporter at WGCU News.
He formerlyfreelanced forWNYC in New York City. He holds a master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.
Coffee-colored water gurgles near the W.P. Franklin Lock and Dam. It flows down the Caloosahatchee River, roughly 30 miles from Fort Myers.
Carlos Beruff can pinpoint the day when the bottom fell out from under his real estate business. “It was the Friday before Labor Day of 1991,” he said...
There's a new, invasive species threatening Florida wildlife in the Everglades. It's the Argentine black and white tegu, which can grow to more than five feet and has teeth.