| Dec 17, 2014
| 2:07 PM
More than 300 supporters turned out for the lavish seaside Boys N' Toys event in Fort Lauderdale and raised $150,000 for Kids In Distress.
The annual event provided attendees a chance to tour mega-yachts at the Northrop & Johnson luxury boatyard, the...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 10:21 AM
Q: Can you check the traffic signal timing on Davie Boulevard? In the morning, eastbound Davie backs up from Interstate 95 all the way to Southwest Ninth Avenue. In the evening, westbound Davie backs up from U.S. 1 to Southwest 15th Avenue.
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:48 AM
It was a banner year for the just-ended Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, with more venues than ever and the highest attendance since the recession hit, organizers said.
Overall attendance jumped 6 percent from last year to its highest level...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Recreational boating is a growing force in the local economy, according to a study released Thursday, the opening day of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Marine sales grew 36.3 percent in South Florida from fiscal 2010 to 2014, the study...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 3:03 PM
The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is known as the ideal place to introduce new boats, marine products and technology, and this week's 55th annual show is no exception.
Among the outboard motors at the show, which is Thursday through Monday,...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Nearly 400 job openings in the marine industry will be touted Thursday at the first-ever job fair held with the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
The event is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:21 PM
The improved economy and the worldwide prominence of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show should give a boost to attendance this year, organizers say.
Online ticket sales are picking up, with the weather forecast to be beautiful, said Dane...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Already one of the world's top-10 yacht builders, Taiwan is raising its profile at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, which wrapped up its five-day run Monday.
This year, the Asian country became a sponsor of the show for the first time. Eight...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Strong sales. Business leads from around the world. A boost for tourism.
Those were some results that participants cited from the 55th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show that ended Monday. Exhibitors and attendees called the five-day...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 1:58 PM
The owner of the Boca Raton Resort & Club plans to put the iconic property up for sale, a spokesman confirmed Tuesday.
An investment fund of Blackstone Group is shopping the resort to prospective owners after 10 years of ownership, said Gregory Rumpel,...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 4:17 PM
The 55th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show concludes Monday and based on comments from many people, as well as my own observations, it has been one of the best shows ever.
The weather was ideal for walking around the show's six marina sites and...