| 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...
| 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...
| 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...