| Oct 17, 2014
| 10:36 AM
After nearly six years of construction, and a $69 million pricetag, the new 17th Street Causeway bridge officially opened in April 2002.
The 55-foot-high, 1,908-foot-long bridge, which replaced one that had spanned the Intracoastal Waterway on Fort...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:43 PM
When former Fort Lauderdale mayor and Republican congressman E. Clay Shaw spoke of “My-am-uh,” he recalled a more genteel time in South Florida politics. His ability to work across party lines defined it.
Shaw, a 26-year congressman who...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Eric Eikenberg was chief-of-staff for Gov. Charlie Crist and former U.S. Rep. E. Clay Shaw, Jr. After leaving the governor's office, Eikenberg served as senior policy advisor for Holland & Knight. He joined the Everglades Foundation in 2011 where he leads...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:33 PM
[Note to readers: This earlier version of Mr. Shaw's obituary ran online only.]
Former U.S. Rep. and Fort Lauderdale Mayor E. Clay Shaw Jr., an institution in South Florida politics, has died at age 74.
Mr. Shaw passed away on Tuesday at Holy Cross...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:37 PM
Broncos quarterback in first AFL season
Frank Tripucka, 85, who quarterbacked the Denver Broncos in their inaugural AFL season and later allowed his No. 18 to be unretired so Peyton Manning could wear it, died Thursday in Woodland Park,...
| Nov 12, 2006
Rahm Emanuel was seething.
He was hurtling down an asphalt road in upstate New York on the 47th trip of his ferocious campaign to win back the House. A lecture, even from his friend James Carville, was the last thing he needed.
In just 12 days, Emanuel'...