| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:20 PM
First, an alligator wallowed out room for a nest. Then a daring turtle moved in. And a deer even stopped by to nose around the growing Everglades oasis.
This multi-species time share is a tree island cultivated by scientists as part of a 10-year...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:20 PM
A snail invasion that is helping feed endangered birds also threatens to sabotage costly Everglades restoration.
Millions of South American apple snails overwhelmed a stormwater treatment area in Wellington and devoured pollution-filtering plants in...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Everglades advocates are dangling a $10 million prize to motivate scientists and businesses to solve a water pollution problem plaguing South Florida.
The Everglades Foundation on Monday unveiled a competition to find ways to remove excessive...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Everglades restoration could get torpedoed by a sugar industry push to allow new neighborhoods and shopping centers on 43,000 acres of farmland south of Lake Okeechobee, according to environmental activists.
Dozens of environmental advocacy...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Capt. Alan Zaremba is known for leading his clients to lots of peacock bass, but he's also pretty good at putting them on snakeheads.
Zaremba, of Hollywood, fishes throughout South Florida, as well as in South America, for peacocks, but right now is a...
| Aug 16, 2014
One of the nation's few supposedly competitive congressional elections is looking uncompetitive.
District 18 includes roughly the northern third of Palm Beach County, all of Martin and most of St. Lucie. Republicans hold about a two-percentage point edge...
| 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 2, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Oct. 3-4: The seventh annual Mad Dog Mandich Offshore & Inshore Fishing Classic is out of Islamorada. The offshore entry fee is $450 and the inshore entry fee is $150 per angler. Proceeds benefit Mariners Hospital. The top offshore boat wins $5,000 and...
| 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 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
If there can be a North Dakota and South Dakota, why not a North Florida and South Florida?
It seems every few years I ask this question, because every few years secessionist sentiment flares up among some angry, grandstanding politicians. The latest...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:59 PM
Mandich tournament: The seventh annual Mad Dog Mandich Offshore & Inshore Fishing Classic is Oct. 3-4 in Islamorada. The offshore entry fee is $450 and the inshore entry fee is $150 per angler for those who register by Sept. 26, a savings of $50. Proceeds...