| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:42 AM
Expect a hot week with the usual chance of afternoon storms, pretty much the norm for late spring.
You also can expect the heat to continue to build over the coming weeks, as we make our way into summer.
South Florida's Monday forecast calls for...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 10:20 AM
I took a trip down memory lane for my Sunday print column today, marking 24 years since I first moved to South Florida and started working for the Sun Sentinel back in June 1989. (Actually back then, it was technically still the Fort Lauderdale News &...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Fantasy of Flight, an aviation-themed attraction in Polk County, will close to the public April 6 and will concentrate on its private-event business, owner Kermit Weeks told employees on Tuesday.
The attraction did not give a reason for the change,...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Expect a pleasant week with lots of sun, comfortable temperatures and little chance of rain.
South Florida's Monday forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s. Tuesday should be a degree or two warmer....
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:04 AM
It should be a breezy warm Veterans Day with a mix of sun and clouds and some isolated showers.
By Wednesday night and Thursday morning, temperatures should dip into the mid 60s - the low 60s in far western areas, notably in Palm Beach County - courtesy...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 10:56 AM
With an arctic cold front on the way, we should start feeling some cooler air by tonight and a cooler day on Wednesday.
South Florida's Tuesday forecast calls for partly cloudy skies with afternoon highs in the low 80s and evening lows in the upper 60s....
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Mardi Gras Casino will give away 8,000 flags beginning at 10 a.m. Thursday, which is Flag Day.
Military men and women have been invited to participate in the day-long activities which will include a barbecue and live music.“This is our way to...
| May 29, 2012
If your idea of a perfect beach involves a waiter to fetch your drinks and the amenities of a high-rise hotel, then the beach at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park may not be for you.
Because all you can see from this 1 1/4-mile-long pristine beach at...
| Jan 20, 2013
The Orlando Sentinel's first Floridian of the Year for 1983 was a strong-willed woman who slugged it out with this state's power brokers.
Coincidentally, so is our 30th honoree, Deirdre Macnab.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas wasn't afraid to fight for their...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 8:00 AM
So now I have to worry about earthquakes too?
Aside from winter's car-covering blizzards, the mid-Atlantic area has seemed a pretty mundane place to live, weather-wise. But during Tuesday's 5.8 magnitude earthquake our entire house outside Baltimore...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 7:22 PM
It helps to know what you do best, especially in disaster relief.
As Hurricane Irene targets the United States, members of the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster know which outfit specializes in what.
Southern Baptists and Assemblies...