| Apr 30, 2013
| 2:41 PM
A bipartisan team from the Florida congressional delegation is banding together to form a "ports caucus" to push the interests of the state's seaports in the nation's capital.
Florida's 15 ports are "huge economic generators — folks here are...
| Dec 14, 2012
Princess Cruises offers a 7-night cruise to the eastern Caribbean on the Grand Princess for as little as $379, based on double occupancy.
The Grand Princess sails out of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale on a 7-night itinerary with stops in San Juan,...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Carnival Cruise Lines is offering active and former military personnel discounts of up to $600 per stateroom and shipboard credits of up to $100 per cabin on a range of three- to 12-day “Fun Ship” cruises.
Discounts and credits will vary...
| Apr 21, 2013
As Mark Twain noted, history doesn't repeat itself, but "sometimes it rhymes," and South Florida may be in for one of those rhyming moments as it emerges from the economic doldrums of the past half decade.
Turn the clock back a hundred years: Henry...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Princess Cruises is offering a “world of savings” in its latest sale that gives cruisers up to $700 in discounts on airfare for two, as well as free onboard credit.
The sale runs through 11:59 p.m. PST on Tuesday April 30 and is valid on...
| Apr 9, 2013
Broward County tourism officials are betting on 13 to be a lucky number this year.
With hotel occupancy trending up, the successful launch of a winter campaign and summer promotions now underway, local tourism officials are predicting another bumper...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The top leaders of the Broward Workshop answered a range of questions Thursday from reporters and editorial writers at the Sun Sentinel Editorial Board.
“We’re not here representing anything but, I truly believe, the best interests of the...
| May 17, 2012
| 4:26 PM
As a Dania Beach resident, I'm glad to hear that a Quarterdeck restaurant is coming to the Dania Beach pier. A casual seafood place should be a good fit for a casual seaside spot. The last restaurant to occupy the......
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:12 PM
In case you missed it, Broward County lost one of its most persistent activists, a lady named Helen Ferris. She hasn't been in the news in years -- in fact, not since we thought she had died a few years back, but it turned out to be another Helen Ferris....
| Mar 14, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Princess Cruises announced details on dining features aboard the upcoming cruise ship the Royal Princess slated to debut in June 2013.
Among the new dining options will be a unique chef's table experience and dining rooms with a wine cellar-inspired look...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 3:00 AM
The winter migration of manatees into South Florida accelerated over the past week, as the endangered mammals sought refuge from cooling temperatures to the north.
An aerial survey in Broward County on Wednesday found 213 manatees, of which 145 were...