| Apr 9, 2013
Broward County tourism officials are betting on 13 to be a lucky number this year.
With hotel occupancy trending up, the successful launch of a winter campaign and summer promotions now underway, local tourism officials are predicting another bumper...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 8:48 AM
Frontier Airlines will begin new service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Trenton-Mercer Airport, Trenton, N.J. on Feb. 2, the carrier said recently.
To celebrate the route, the Denver low-cost airline has fares from $69 one-...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:20 AM
JetBlue Airways plans to add a second daily nonstop flight between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and San Francisco International Airport on May 21, the New York-based carrier announced recently.
The boost in San Francisco service...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Every day, Marie Desauguste spends six hours commmuting to and from her eight-hour job.
The North Lauderdale resident lives about 20 miles from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, where she works. It takes three hours — on three...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Come Sunday, Broward County will close its animal shelter in Pompano Beach to consolidate operations at its main shelter in Fort Lauderdale.
That means residents looking for lost pets, surrendering animals or hoping to adopt will have to head to the...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Spirit Airlines on Thursday resumed its seasonal service from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.
The Miramar-based ultra low-cost carrier is offering twice weekly non-stop flights (Wednesday and...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Friends Wine In A Can is now available aboard all Spirit Airlines flights as part of its in-flight beverage offering, the Miramar-based low-cost carrier announced Wednesday.
The new Friends 'Fun Wine' flavors available will include white and...
| Jun 22, 2013
It's the off-season for cruising at Port Everglades with only a handful of ships in-house on weekends, compared to as many as eight during peak season November through April.
Port officials are using the down time to promote a new marketing, advertising...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Mo'Zippity Apps has named Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport No. 8 among the 10 best airports worldwide for connecting on time.
Tampa and Orlando international airports were No. 3 and No. 4 respectively.
The best airports have on-time...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:14 AM
JetBlue Airways is spreading its wings to the island of steel pan music.
The value carrier announced plans on Monday to start new daily nonstop service May 1 from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Port of Spain in Trinidad and Tobago....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:32 PM
In preparation for inaugural service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Denmark and Sweden this fall, Norwegian Air Shuttle will be hiring for pilot and crew positions in South Florida starting in November, a spokesperson confirmed...