| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Bob Swindell was named President and CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance in November 2009.
He joined the Alliance as the Senior Vice President, Business Development in 2003. Bob and his team assist local, national, and international companies...
| 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...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:57 PM
District 2 voters go to the polls Tuesday to fill the vacancy created when their commissioner, Charlotte Rodstrom, was forced to give up her seat because she ran for the Broward County commission.
Rodstrom lost the county race and is now one of four...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 3:26 PM
— Voters in the city's District 2 go to the polls Tuesday to select a new commissioner.
Former commissioners Charlotte Rodstrom and Dean Trantalis, along with businessmen Chuck Black and Lester Zalewski, are seeking to fill the unexpired two-...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 8:08 AM
Today is the last Broward County Commission meeting in 2012. Follow my Tweets @BrowardPolitics
I Tweet the highlights and the lowlights, things that might be educational, and things that you might find amusing.
You definitely won't read most of it...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Here's discussion about the proposed rewrite of the two -year-old Broward County Code of Ethics, starting from the top:
4:05 p.m.: Commissioners agreed after talking for an hour, that they won't move forward with Broward Mayor John Rodstrom's proposed...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:06 PM
For those members of the Twitterverse, please tune in to our coverage of the Broward County Commission on Tuesdays on Twitter @BrowardPolitics.
You'll see coverage guaranteed not to be printed anywhere else -- some of the stuff that's left on the...