| 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 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...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:39 AM
After two and half years of construction, the new south runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport opens on Thursday. The first ceremonial landing will be made by a JetBlue Airbus A320 in the morning, then a regular flow of air traffic will...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Broward County is throwing a party Saturday to celebrate the upcoming opening of the new airport runway.
And you're invited.
Dubbed "Fun Day on the Runway," the event, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., includes tours of the elevated runway, aviation exhibits,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:24 PM
A longtime Hollywood commissioner will join the Broward County Commission as the newest face, after he beat a well-known state representative for the seat.
Quentin "Beam" Furr, a high school librarian who served on the Hollywood City Commission from 2000...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:59 PM
A new daycare law puts Broward County kids on a TV diet and sends them out to play.
County commissioners Tuesday passed into law an aggressive set of daycare regulations aimed at improving the health and fitness of Broward's kids. It's designed to...
| 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...