| 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...
| May 14, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Palm Beach International Airport adds a new market Thursday with the launch of nonstop service between West Palm Beach and Asheville, N.C. on Allegiant Air.
The Las Vegas-based carrier will fly between the destinations Thursdays and Sundays, airport...
| May 21, 2014
| 7:43 AM
JetBlue Airways plans to add new once-daily nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale and Cartagena, Colombia, and to Las Vegas, Nevada starting Oct. 29, the New York based carrier announced Wednesday.
These two new routes follow on the heels of the...
| 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-...
| 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...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:16 PM
South Florida drivers can probably come up with all sorts of excuses for why they are smacking into the Interstate 595 warning gates.
The warning gates are just too wide, some drivers might say.
The sun got in their eyes and they just couldn't see the...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:02 PM
District 2: Aronson knows her community the most
Five candidates with varying backgrounds and experience filed to run for the Broward County Commission District 2 spot in the Aug. 26 Democratic primary. No Republicans have filed to run for this seat, so...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 8:41 AM
She didn't want this noisy new neighbor, but Lynne Favrot went out to greet it anyway on Thursday evening.
Coffee mug in hand, Favrot sat on her front porch and marveled as an Air Jamaica 737 streaked across her vision, nosing up and climbing into 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...