| Apr 5, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Both the Boca Raton and North Perry airport control towers will remain open until at least June 15, giving local officials time to fight against their closures.
The two airports were on a list of 149 airport nationwide that were slated to have their...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 10:21 AM
A familiar name in South Florida political circles is preparing to seek the Democratic nomination next year for a Florida House seat that includes a chunk of southeast Broward.
“I’m very seriously considering running for the open seat in...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Evan Jenne loves serving in the Florida House of Representatives.
When newly drawn legislative districts confronted him with the prospect of a messy 2012 primary fight with another incumbent, he considered running for Broward County Commission. But...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:06 PM
JULY 16, 2013
Last Week: "The big story of the week in Broward County was the Fort Lauderdale City Commission’s first vote approving the special assessment for the Wave Streetcar. A broad cross-section of the downtown community spoke in support of...
| May 8, 2013
| 6:03 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Good morning and happy Wednesday.
Here's what we're reading this morning.
*Orlando Sentinel reports that Disney's earnings are surging on the strength of new cruise chips and park attractions.
* Sun-Sentinel writes that the...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 2:35 PM
I was speaking to a group the other night and the subject of letters to the editor came up. Correcting page proofs (and, in particular, the letters section) for spelling, grammar and typos is the least rewarding part of any editorial board member’...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:17 AM
South Floridians will have a chance to tour a replica Spanish galleon ship during its visit to Fort Lauderdale as part of the state’s ‘Viva Florida 500’ celebration.
El Galeon -- a 170-foot, 495 ton authentic wooden replica of a...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The North Perry Airport control tower will remain open after all, at least until Sept. 30.
Calling it an emergency action, the Broward County Commission on Tuesday voted to spend $43,000 per month to ensure air traffic controllers continue guiding...
| May 24, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Hollywood City Commissioner Beam Furr is running for Broward County Commission. We reported recently that he is dropping out of a state House race. He still has some paperwork to take care of before he files paperwork for the county race. Furr said he'...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Former Fort Lauderdale Commissioner Dean Trantalis is present and accounted for at this morning's Broward County Commission meeting....
| Jun 11, 2012
| 9:12 PM
Broward commissioners are poised to hire a contractor for the new Broward County Courthouse, and might walk away from the company that‘s offered a lower price. Courthouse employee weathers another flood. One of the largest public works projects in...