| Nov 22, 2014
| 5:41 AM
As All Aboard Florida prepares sites for new stations in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, a troubling standoff has emerged over the New River Bridge, a tension that must be resolved before this promising passenger-train service moves farther down...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 11:02 AM
The old railway bridge over the New River in Fort Lauderdale has emerged as the latest flash point in plans to launch high-speed passenger rail service from Miami to Orlando.
The marine industry insists All Aboard Florida's trains will keep the low...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Crews began clearing the way Wednesday for construction of All Aboard Florida's West Palm Beach station.
Both the Sewell Hardware building and the Sasser Glass building will be razed for the station between Evernia and Datura streets, next to the...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 5:25 AM
It's full steam ahead for All Aboard Florida's downtown Fort Lauderdale station.
Officials are set to begin demolition of existing buildings on the site Wednesday morning, marking the start of construction.
The station will be located on nearly 5...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
The City of Wilton Manors Leisure Services Department
This Halloween event will include a costume contest, games, bounce houses, a giant cake walk, sweets booth, a hayride, goody bags, concession, and families...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 10:37 AM
The Broward and Palm Beach Metropolitan Planning Organizations have been working together to ensure the residents, businesses and visitors along the Florida East Coast railroad corridor can get some well-deserved quiet. Today, for safety reasons and per...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 7:48 PM
An old strip center coincidentally named "Broward Station" was knocked down Wednesday, marking the start of construction of what will become a sleek new downtown Fort Lauderdale station for All Aboard Florida.
Crews began tearing down the building on the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:39 PM
Palm Beach County
Andrew O'Brien can make a case that he should replace Palm Beach County Commissioner Steven Abrams, but he can't make a persuasive case.
Abrams, a lawyer, has served since 2009, when then-Gov. Charlie Crist...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:36 AM
The newly-minted Broward County needed someone to keep the peace, so an election for sheriff was held in October 1915.
Allen Waterman Turner, known as "A.W.," won the four-way contest for sheriff, receiving a whopping 295 votes – more than the...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 6:01 AM
Traveling farther north than West Palm Beach on Tri-Rail could happen sooner rather than much later as more pieces are falling into place to take the commuter trains all the way to Jupiter.
For one thing, officials have found a way to pay up to $125...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The way people commute around South Florida must change. As our region continues to grow, building more roads cannot be the only option. Mass transit must play a larger role in moving us from place to place.
Tri-Rail's proposed "Coastal Link" —...