| 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 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.
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Spirit Airlines is expanding service between Florida and Cleveland, just in time for winter.
Daily nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Cleveland Hopkins International Airport will begin Feb. 5, the low-cost...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:37 PM
UPDATE: James Ridgely withdrew from the race on Sept. 29.
Three rookies, one activist and an incumbent are competing for two at-large commission seats.
The candidate with the most votes will be mayor for two years, earning a $23,160 salary. The...