| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:06 PM
The northern route of a planned passenger rail service between Miami and Orlando will have minimal impact, according to a draft study released Friday by federal officials.
All Aboard Florida plans to run 32 passenger trains a day between Miami and...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Delray Beach is the town that makes yours feel sadly inadequate, its downtown vibe at once confidently cosmopolitan and effortlessly laidback.
The scene along Atlantic Avenue, especially, both the boozy nightlife thrum of a Saturday night and the sunny,...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:05 AM
WASHINGTON The elections for control of the Senate could hinge as much on where some candidates live as on how they vote.
Residency controversies are dogging Senate candidates in several pivotal states: Alaska, Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, and New...
| Sep 5, 2014
When disaster strikes, from hurricanes to floods or data breaches, businesses can't manage alone.
Authorities may cut off access to their workplace, relief groups may need speedy supplies or insurers may delay their claims.
That's why a group of...
| Aug 17, 2014
Safety improvements are coming to more than 200 railroad crossings in many of the coastal downtowns from Miami to West Palm Beach — so don't be surprised if you this fall start seeing construction work altering your commute.
New lights, gates,...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 12:28 PM
A plan to expand Tri-Rail service would deliver commuters smack in the center of downtowns from West Palm Beach to Miami.
A proposed Tri-Rail service, called the "Coastal Link," would use the train tracks running through coastal downtown communities...
| Aug 20, 2014
The private company All Aboard Florida is putting up $60 million to silence train horns at railroad crossings along its tracks from Miami to Orlando, putting to rest whether taxpayers in each city would have to pay for the crossing upgrades.
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:02 PM
District 2: Aronson knows her community the most
Five candidates with varying backgrounds and experience filed to run for the Broward County Commission District 2 spot in the Aug. 26 Democratic primary. No Republicans have filed to run for this seat, so...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Nearly 60 years after serving its last guests, the New River Inn in downtown Fort Lauderdale is still open for business — as a history museum.
Today it's the oldest remaining hotel building in Broward County and the centerpiece of the Old Fort...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Blaring train horns may become a thing of the past on the tracks that pass through coastal downtowns from Miami to West Palm Beach.
Officials announced Tuesday they have secured funding for crossing improvements necessary to establish a continuous...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Q: Why is Florida allowed to charge tolls on highways like Interstate 95 that were built with federal tax dollars?
Mike Wolf, Boca Raton
A: The federal government allows tolls on new highways and on lanes added to existing interstates, like the new I-...