| Mar 15, 2015
FORT LAUDERDALE — A valuable city-owned property once designated for a downtown park could be sold off to earn the city some quick cash — making the city center a little more concrete and a little less green.
Flagler Village residents have...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 9:48 AM
In the search for luxury homebuyers, a Boca Raton-based brokerage headed to the mall.
Edge Real Estate recently opened an office in the Town Center Mall, next to Tiffany's. The "real estate lounge" features four high definition televisions showing photos...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 3:09 PM
A man who was walking along railroad tracks in Pompano Beach on Thursday died after being struck by a Florida East Coast Railway train, officials said.
The accident happened at North Dixie Highway and East Atlantic Boulevard around 2:05 p.m., said Sandra...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Think those train horns have gotten louder recently? It's not your imagination if you live along the coastal tracks that parallel U.S. 1 from Miami to Jacksonville.
The Florida East Coast Railway has fielded up to 20 complaints a week about louder train...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 4:40 PM
— A Florida East Coast Railway train derailed Wednesday night, but no one was injured, officials said.
The train ran off the tracks just before 7 p.m. near the railroad crossing at Blue Heron Boulevard and Old Dixie Highway.
It took crews...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 10:40 AM
One person died when the car they were in was struck by a train on the Florida East Coast Railway tracks in Boca Raton and a second was injured in an unrelated collision between a car and Tri-Rail train in Deerfield Beach, officials said.
| Jan 30, 2015
| 12:43 PM
In less than two years, commuters might be able to take Tri-Rail all the way to downtown Miami – without switching to Metrorail.
The plan would get passengers downtown quicker and save them money on fares by giving them a "one seat ride" on Tri-...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 10:02 AM
Problems with the New River drawbridge and equipment at the Broward Boulevard railroad crossing led to three separate train slowdowns that snarled traffic downtown in the last week.
Officials say the problems have been fixed and that no more slowdowns...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 12:21 PM
All Aboard Florida's new stations in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach should begin rising out of the ground by the end of March, officials said Tuesday.
The company announced it chose Fort Lauderdale-based Moss & Associates as the general contractor...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 1:44 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE — As of Jan. 26, downtown drivers will no longer be able to use Northwest Second Street to cross the Florida East Coast Railway tracks.
The crossing is being permanently closed as construction begins on All Aboard Florida's 60,000-...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 9:43 AM
A popular shortcut for downtown commuters is getting a facelift that people on foot and bicycles will be able to enjoy. Drivers also will get a smoother ride.
But expect some short-term inconveniences until about mid-March while Northeast Flagler...