| 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...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 10:23 AM
The first set of tracks hasn't been laid yet for the city's planned $142.6 million Wave electric streetcar project, but officials are already considering a $7.2 million upgrade.
Proponents say creating a loop at the project's northern end along...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Broward County commissioners are considering a stricter tow truck law, the second crackdown on an industry accused of consumer abuses.
The new set of regulations will be debated and voted on Oct. 14.
Commissioner Lois Wexler, clearly perturbed by...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In the 1920s, it was a nice little golf course, enjoyed by the locals and played by a president — until it was trashed by a hurricane.
On Thursday, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will open its state-of-the art, 8,000-foot south...
| 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...
| Sep 10, 2014
Spirit Airlines saw a 14.4 percent increase in traffic (revenue passenger miles) in August compared with the same month in 2013, the Miramar-based company announced Monday.
The low-cost airline's capacity, or available seat miles, also rose 15....
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Top carriers at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport say the newly-opened 8,000-foot-long south runway will help in their South Florida growth plans.
With just days since opening to aircraft traffic Thursday, jetliners are already putting...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Spirit Airlines is taking to the skies with a new bright yellow and black trim aircraft color scheme that it says is clearly identifiable even at 35,000 feet.
The first aircraft in its fleet to debut the new livery — an Airbus A319 — arrived...
| Sep 8, 2014
Q: I have not seen anything written about the danger posed driving through the new runway tunnels on U.S. 1 at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on sunny days. One must drive in very bright sunlight, then under a bridge where it is...
| 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...
| 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...