| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:55 AM
When the new south runway opens on Sept. 18, it will virtually eliminate air traffic delays and provide enormous room for air traffic — and tourism dollars — to grow for decades into the future.
It will also bring unprecedented noise....
| Aug 3, 2014
| 8:57 AM
At one time, it was known as the tallest wooden amusement park ride in Florida: the mighty Hurricane roller coaster.
Today, the Hurricane is little more than a 100-foot-tall timber statue sitting silently next to Interstate 95 in Dania Beach. Its...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Low-cost Canadian airline WestJet will start direct service between Fort Lauderdale and Winnipeg on Nov. 1.
The once-weekly flight — part of its upcoming winter schedule — will operate Saturdays between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood...
| 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....
| Jul 30, 2014
| 3:11 PM
— A 38-year-old homeless man who has lived on South Florida streets for more than a decade was yanked from obscurity when an off-duty Broward Sheriff's deputy saved him from being mugged.
After he was interviewed on television, relatives and high...
| 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...