| Oct 8, 2014
Aircraft parts maker B/E Aerospace of Wellington is donating $250,000 to the nonprofit South Florida Science Center and Aquarium in West Palm Beach.
Signs to the new entryway of the Science Center now bear the B/E Aerospace name, recognizing the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:40 AM
It should be a nice day to fly kite, mostly sunny and breezy. It also should be hot with a small chance of rain in the evening.
South Florida's Thursday forecast calls for highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 70s. Gusts to 20 mph. Friday's...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 8:47 PM
State officials have driven a Texas wildcatter out of Florida, signaling tougher restrictions on oil drilling in the Everglades.
Prodded by environmentalists and community activists, the state yanked all drilling permits held by the Dan A. Hughes Co....
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:28 PM
LAKE WORTH Willie Pyfrom has little patience for the politicians who want to rid classrooms of music.
At 78, he has taught band in Palm Beach County classrooms for 54 years. And he points to what he has produced, from some of the poorest communities...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 10:34 AM
One good thing about all the recent rain: It helped bring the massive wildfire in the Everglades under control, the Florida Forest Service said.
As of Friday, the fire was 100 percent contained, although it was still smoldering. It's the same blaze that...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Travelers thinking about a cruise from Port Everglades now have a new online tool to help in their vacation planning.
On Monday the Fort Lauderdale seaport unveiled an online version of its 2015 Cruise Guide publication as well as a new, user-friendly...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Paurotis Pond at Everglades National Park reopened to the public this week, after closing in January to provide privacy for nesting wood storks, roseate spoonbills and other wading birds.
In the past few years, about 400 pairs of wood storks have nested...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:53 PM
The unusually stormy pattern that soaked South Florida in the past few days should ease in the coming week, with more sun throughout the day. But don't expect the thunder-boomers to vanish anytime soon.
June is historically South Florida's stormiest and...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:17 AM
MIRAMAR – Miramar cornerback Tyrek Cole has been reinstated from an indefinite suspension that sidelined him the past two games.
Miramar coach Matt Strout told the Sun Sentinel that Cole will play in Friday’s home game against Everglades,...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:31 PM
An $800 million Broward school bond proposal initially designed to fix old crumbling schools may also ease crowding in newer schools in the west.
The most expensive project on a proposed list released this weekend isn't a leaking roof, faulty air...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:42 AM
It was one of several forts the U.S. Army built in South Florida in the 1800s, allowing soldiers fighting the Seminole Wars to rest and regroup.
Fort Harrell was one of the more obscure outposts, wedged into a rugged swamp area, accessible mainly by...