| Oct 16, 2014
| 2:48 PM
The underground taxi service Uber is pushing into Broward County, and the county is pushing back.
Broward taxi licensing officials say they've mounted two sting operations that resulted in citations for drivers of the so-called "ride-share'' service....
| Oct 23, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Communities across America are trying to assure their residents they’re prepared for an ebola outbreak. It's Fort Lauderdale's turn today.
Some say the threat's been over-played. But Fort Lauderdale and Broward County officials already had to...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 11:47 AM
You're inside a jet airliner soaring toward Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. You hear sneezing, then the whispers: Someone on this plane might have Ebola.
Prepare to slather on the hand sanitizer.
On the ground at FLL, there's a lot of...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 8:47 AM
It's time for change on the Dania Beach City Commission.
Four candidates — including incumbent Commissioner Bobbie Grace — are vying for two open seats. The stakes are high. The candidate who wins the most votes in the Nov. 4 election will...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 3:22 PM
A Broward man was sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for identity theft and wire fraud last week after admitting he used Miami-Dade County public school students' stolen identities to file illegal tax returns.
Donald Claude, 34, of...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Dania Beach will welcome its newest hotel on Friday.
The new 156-suite Residence Inn by Marriott Fort Lauderdale Airport and Cruise Port at 4801 Anglers Ave. is opening doors to its first guests that day.
The opening was timed to precede the Fort...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Ecuadorian carrier Tame launched new service between Fort Lauderdale and Quito on Friday.
The inaugural flight from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Quito's Mariscal Sucre International Airport departed 9 a.m. after arriving from...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport was first a golf course. In fact, Southside Golf Course was Fort Lauderdale's first golf course, dating to the 1920s.
The nine-hole course came on the presidential horizon in 1921, when President Warren...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 7:50 PM
The new south runway opened on time at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport last month, but those annoying U.S. 1 U-turns for some airport motorists are stuck in a holding pattern.
In other words, prepare to keep going in circles if you're...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
International passenger traffic has sharply increased at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in the past three years – and so have waiting times to move through U.S. Customs.
It's so bad that at peak times some passengers end up...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Ever since a man in Texas became the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States earlier this week, anxiety has run high that the deadly virus could emerge in South Florida, home to a well-traveled, diverse population.
State and local...