| 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 13, 2014
That was County Commissioner Steven Abrams' overall assessment of how the Palm Beach County has recovered from the Recession.
"The major issue continues to be restoring economic prosperity to Palm Beach County," said Abrams, whose District 4...
| 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.
| 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 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 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 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 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-...
| Jul 26, 2014
Residents fed up with blaring train horns may have All Aboard Florida to thank if there is finally silence at the crossings.
The company is adding a second track to the Florida East Coast Railway and rebuilding dozens of South Florida crossings to...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 7:20 AM
Taking a high-speed train is one way to travel between Miami and Orlando. But there could be other options like hiking and biking.
As All Aboard Florida prepares to provide passenger service on the Florida East Coast Railroad, there's a growing push...