| 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...
| 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....
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:03 PM
Broward County continued its march toward dog-and-cat reduction, pushing forward three new pet-related laws aimed at curtailing puppy mill operations, increasing pet registration and getting more pets sterilized.
Addressing the overpopulation of dogs...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The airport's new runway project is missing one key component: A ramp leading directly to southbound Federal Highway.
Hollywood officials, who only recently became aware of that fact, met Friday with county aviation officials to discuss whether there...
| May 23, 2014
| 3:17 PM
When 43 World War II veterans board two planes out of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on May 31, they will be carrying with them memories of comrades lost, just as they once carried letters from home into battle.
Their Honor Flight trip,...
| 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...
| 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...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Buoyed by a record performance in 2013, Broward County is poised to welcome 14 million tourists this year, the region's tourism czar predicted Thursday.
And for 2015, the goal is to reach 15 million.
"We're on the brink of 14 million visitors in 2014,...
| May 11, 2014
| 3:09 PM
With all this talk about renaming the airport, I think it's helpful to take a gander at this map showing exactly what cities surround it.
Dania Beach is left out of the name Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, although the airport is partly...
| May 11, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Responding to two years of worker unrest at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, the county is bracing for a possible work stoppage.
On a lengthy County Commission agenda for Tuesday is an item that would help the county avoid a disruption...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:40 AM
If only the airlines operated with such precision.
Now you can see exactly how much time remains until the new south runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport opens.
A widget on the airport's web site, fll.net, works just like a space-...