| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:18 AM
Get free entry to Everglades National Park at the Homestead entrance to celebrate the fourth annual "Vintage Day."
Turn-of-the-century South Florida history comes alive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. as costumed Gladesmen, gator and plume hunters, park wardens,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 11:33 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- House Speaker Will Weatherford said Thursday there won't be any big water policies adopted this year, punting the potentially tough political confrontation with polluters until two Central Florida lawmakers are running the Legislature next...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 7:22 PM
Un ávido aventurero, Ryan Toogood pesca tiburones en el Atlántico, persigue hace caminatas en el hábitat de los cocodrilos en los Everglades y hasta posee un par de botas a prueba de serpientes.
Pero no las tenía puestas cuando se detuvo a...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Windermere Prep’s girls tennis team tied for second in the Class 1A state tournament Thursday at Red Bug Lake Park in Casselberry.
The Lakers tied American Heritage-Delray with nine points. Miami Ransom Everglades won with 19.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Back in the late 1990s, getting all of Broward incorporated into cities was a top priority of the Legislature.
Now, you rarely hear about it.
A few patches of unincorporated areas remain, besides the Everglades, of course.
One big area is in central...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Tired of the same old 5K runs in your city? Some organizations are starting to spice up their races with cool obstacles, costumes and a whole lot of paint.
Come out and enjoy the endorphin-gushing craze!
5. Neon Vibe 5K
It’s dark outside,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:00 AM
WASHINGTON – Nancy Sutley, the top White House environmental advisor, is a fan of Wallace and Gromit, the claymation movie stars. Wallace, a tinkerer, habitually gets in trouble with his elaborate inventions, and Gromit, his silent but hyper-...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:19 PM
When potential visitors from up north think of South Florida, their imaginations dwell on the usual clichés — balmy weather, sun, sand, surf and South Beach. When snowbirds and spring breakers cast their eyes in the direction of Florida’s...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Two years ago, David VanCamp's 8-year-old daughter asked him why all the adults were ruining the world.
Left speechless, VanCamp shared the story with his friend, Jan Booher. So they decided to do something together: an Earth Festival that is more...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 4:10 AM
Get outdoors and explore Everglades National Park for free Saturday and Sunday to celebrate opening day weekend.
The park service is offering free entrances at more than 100 U.S. national parks to commemorate the holiday.
There are lots of fun...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Flush with cash in state coffers, Florida lawmakers are pouring money into cleaning the mucky, polluted waters surrounding the Everglades.
But the Legislature is poised to adjourn May 2 without addressing some of the most persistent polluters of...