| Jun 24, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Broward County commissioners continued this week their effort to help employees at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to unionize for higher wages. Even the lone Republican, Chip LaMarca, voted for it.
Click here to read my story about it....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 3:48 PM
In an effort to train toddlers to value outdoor play over TV time, and skim milk over chocolate, Broward County is poised to pass a sweeping new child-care law.
Day care operators will be forced to pull the plug on electronic media and offer healthier...
| 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...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Some Pembroke Pines residents and city commissioners are unhappy with North Perry Airport's planned upgrades, which include a runway expansion, updated hangars and a hotel.
Airport officials presented their plans during the Aug. 18 City Commission...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Where others see a new runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Dawn Roe sees a mountain, and to her the dirt that created it is a lunar landscape.
The Winter Park artist hopes that through her photos and videos, others will perceive...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:55 AM
When the new south runway opens on Sept. 18, it will virtually eliminate air traffic delays and provide enormous room for air traffic — and tourism dollars — to grow for decades into the future.
It will also bring unprecedented noise....
| Jun 1, 2014
Two and a half years ago, John Passalacqua spent about $3 million for a waterfront site in Hollywood that had fallen into foreclosure.
The property at 6024 N. Ocean Drive, which once housed Martha's on the Intracoastal restaurant, will soon become a...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Copa Airlines opened up another gateway to Latin America on Friday with the launch of nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale and Panama City, Panama.
The Panamanian carrier inaugurated the new route from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Many more Americans will be watching fireworks away from home this Independence Day.
About 41 million travelers will travel 50 miles or more during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, up 1.9 percent from the 40.3 million people who traveled last year,...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 1:45 AM
After four days of gray skies, we should see a lot more sun - and heat - today.
South Florida's Thursday forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 70s. The rain chance increases to 30 percent on Friday....
| 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....