| 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 22, 2014
Some low-flying objects will soon be traveling under the radar near Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
Fort Lauderdale is getting its first disc golf course, an eventual 18-basket attraction that is expected to open at Snyder Park in...
| 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...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:19 AM
Almost daily thunderstorms soaked Broward in July, a pattern that should continue for the rest of this week. But it was also abnormally steamy – with record heat in Fort Lauderdale.
The average temperature for July, recorded at Fort Lauderdale-...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Voters face two good choices in the Broward County Commission District 4 race between Republican incumbent Chip LaMarca and Democrat Ken Keechl.
Both are qualified, experienced and passionate about the challenges that face Broward. Both understand the...
| 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 16, 2014
| 5:51 AM
New charter flights to the Bahamas could begin in Fort Lauderdale in April.
Texas aircraft operator Meregrass Inc. plans seasonal service through August to Marsh Harbour, Grand Bahama, Bimini, Georgetown and North Eleuthera.
Meregrass also plans a...
| 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.
| 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...