| Jun 24, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Broward County commissioners continued this week their effort to help employees at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to unionize for higher wages. Even the lone Republican, Chip LaMarca, voted for it.
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| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:54 AM
If you’re in Broward County, you could be anywhere. And that’s what Broward tourism officials want filmmakers to know.
Stare out across the grassy Everglades and be transported to Darwin, Australia. Look up from the escalator at Fort...
| May 11, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Responding to two years of worker unrest at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, the county is bracing for a possible work stoppage.
On a lengthy County Commission agenda for Tuesday is an item that would help the county avoid a disruption...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:04 AM
The new airport runway "has been vetted by everyone under the universe," as one local official puts it.
And yet one small but crucial detail has commissioners in cities lying south of the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport saying, "Now...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Where others see a new runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Dawn Roe sees a mountain, and to her the dirt that created it is a lunar landscape.
The Winter Park artist hopes that through her photos and videos, others will perceive...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Dozens of flights were delayed, rerouted or canceled Wednesday when a construction crew cut a fiber optic cable at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, aviation officials said.
The crew was working outside Terminal Four when the line was...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Michael Fischer was fooling around with a laser pointer in a friend's backyard late one night when he heard the roar of a plane overhead.
Not thinking anything of it, he turned the $5 device upward. He aimed at the light coming from the aircraft and held...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The airport's new runway project is missing one key component: A ramp leading directly to southbound Federal Highway.
Hollywood officials, who only recently became aware of that fact, met Friday with county aviation officials to discuss whether there...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
People are getting through security checkpoints at South Florida airports quicker.
But are they getting through safer?
It now takes an average of 10 minutes to get through the security checkpoints. In 2007, it sometimes took an hour or more....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Copa Airlines opened up another gateway to Latin America on Friday with the launch of nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale and Panama City, Panama.
The Panamanian carrier inaugurated the new route from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International...
| May 1, 2014
| 3:30 PM
JetBlue Airways has come a long way since launching operations in early 2000 with a single flight from New York to Fort Lauderdale.
Fourteen years later, the New York-based airline now operates 65 daily departures from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood...