| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Voters face two good choices in the Broward County Commission District 4 race between Republican incumbent Chip LaMarca and Democrat Ken Keechl.
Both are qualified, experienced and passionate about the challenges that face Broward. Both understand the...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Twenty six years of turbulence over expansion of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport ended with a screech Thursday when JetBlue flight 1028 left the first skid marks on a brand new, $826 million runway.
The plane hit the new, sloped jetway...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Backyard barbecues in the neighborhoods framing the North Perry Airport come with the buzz of helicopters and the roar of light aircraft, a cacophony that could be silenced soon.
The small airport used mostly for training and charters may be replaced...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:51 AM
New charter flights to the Bahamas could begin in Fort Lauderdale in April.
Texas aircraft operator Meregrass Inc. plans seasonal service through August to Marsh Harbour, Grand Bahama, Bimini, Georgetown and North Eleuthera.
Meregrass also plans a...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:39 PM
JetBlue Airways launched a one-day sale Tuesday with fares starting from $54-$264 one way from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
The special Web fares must be purchased before 11:59 p.m. Wednesday and are valid for travel Nov. 10-Dec. 18,...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Mexican ultra-low-cost carrier Volaris is planning to add new direct service between Fort Lauderdale and Mexico City on Dec. 1 and to Guadalajara on Dec. 4, the airline announced Monday.
The new routes can now be booked at volaris.com.
| Oct 7, 2014
| 10:12 AM
The Lee Wagener Art Gallery at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will close its doors temporarily to travelers later this year due to construction in Terminal 2, according to the Broward County Cultural Division.
Its last exhibit will be...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Allegiant Air Thursday launched nonstop jet service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.
The new route will operate four times weekly, and flight schedules can be found at...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Miami International Airport welcomed its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner service Sunday operated by LAN Airlines.
The LAN 787 is equipped with 217 seats in economy and 30 seats in premium business, and will operate daily nonstop flights between Miami and...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:57 AM
Frontier Airlines plans to launch flights from West Palm Beach to Denver, Colo., Trenton, N.J. and Washington Dulles later this year as part of a 10-city network expansion, the low-cost carrier announced late Tuesday.
The new flights between West Palm...
| 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...