| Oct 22, 2014
| 6:50 AM
A wet, messy storm in Mexico's Bay of Campeche strengthened early Wednesday to a tropical depression, a warning that the Atlantic hurricane season is still open for business.
The system, a remnant of Tropical Storm Trudy that triggered fatal mudslides in...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Waving signs and carrying banners, opponents of oil drilling in the Everglades plan to converge on Gov. Rick Scott’s beachfront home in Naples on Saturday to demonstrate in favor of state limits on energy exploration.
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:13 PM
South Florida's dry season, when afternoons are more filled with sun and blue skies than thunderstorms, has arrived – and almost right on schedule, the National Weather Service said Friday.
"I would say the dry season started Thursday [Oct. 16],...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Bass tournament: The 31st annual Ghost and Goblins open bass tournament is Oct, 19 on Lake Okeechobee out of Clewiston. Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Nancy J. Cotterman Children's Advocacy Center, which helps physically...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Jay Trudel and Paul Gale caught a total weight of 32.96 pounds Saturday and Sunday to win the Weekend Bassers Classic on Lake Okeechobee out of Okeechobee.
OB O'Brien and Johnny Panozo were second at 28.41, followed by Jim Stovall and Allan Richbell...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Sometimes, birthday wishes come true bigger and better than you'd hoped for.
When she turned 18 a few weeks ago, Marena Strauss of Plantation wanted to fish on the Key Biscayne charter boat L&H with Capt. Jimmy David and she wanted to catch a sailfish....
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Tournament anglers at Lake Okeechobee had some nice bass catches over the weekend.
Randy Norton and Joe Moran caught 19.07 pounds Sunday to win the Bass-N-Fools club tournament on the Big O out of Belle Glade.
Tom Trapani and Brandon Rose were...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:38 AM
The grill of an automobile, a shopping cart and the windows of a boutique — it may seem these items have nothing in common, but for George Gadson, they've all provided artistic inspiration.
Those who stop into the Sunrise Civic Center Art...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:03 AM
High temperatures in the 90s will make for a warm day across Central Florida today.
Today's forecast includes mostly sunny skies and a high near 90 degrees, according to the National Weather Service in Melbourne.
Isolated showers could move into the...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Sugar industry building plans threaten to get in the way of Everglades restoration and could create flooding hazards, according to state regulators.
The South Florida Water Management District and Florida Department of Environmental Protection are...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 1:42 PM
By all accounts, last week's early duck season was a major disappointment for most South Florida waterfowlers.
Blue-winged teal, whose population is at an all-time high in North America, were surprisingly scarce during the season.
Adding to duck...