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Hurricane Andrew (1992)

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Top Hurricane Andrew (1992) Articles

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  • Breezy warm Veterans Day; cooler later in the week

    Breezy warm Veterans Day; cooler later in the week
    It should be a breezy warm Veterans Day with a mix of sun and clouds and some isolated showers. By Wednesday night and Thursday morning, temperatures should dip into the mid 60s - the low 60s in far western areas, notably in Palm Beach County - courtesy...
  • Warm Tuesday, cooler Wednesday

    Warm Tuesday, cooler Wednesday
    With an arctic cold front on the way, we should start feeling some cooler air by tonight and a cooler day on Wednesday. South Florida's Tuesday forecast calls for partly cloudy skies with afternoon highs in the low 80s and evening lows in the upper 60s....
  • A game that almost wasn't

    A game that almost wasn't
    The emotion still comes up in his voice, 50 years after returning to his Miami dormitory room after classes and turning on the radio before football practice. The radio voice delivered news his young mind couldn't digest. He walked outside his room as a...
  • Gov. Scott inconsistent on home insurance hikes

    Suddenly, Rick Scott feels our pain. Suddenly, our governor is alarmed about dramatic insurance rate hikes for Florida homeowners and the potentially devastating effect they might have on our economic recovery and fragile real estate market. Suddenly,...
  • About Bob Swindell

    About Bob Swindell
    Bob Swindell was named President and CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance in November 2009.  He joined the Alliance as the Senior Vice President, Business Development in 2003. Bob and his team assist local, national, and international companies...
  • Mayo: After 24 years, still in South Florida

    I took a trip down memory lane for my Sunday print column today, marking 24 years since I first moved to South Florida and started working for the Sun Sentinel back in June 1989. (Actually back then, it was technically still the Fort Lauderdale News &...
  • After 24 years in South Florida, a look back and ahead

    After 24 years in South Florida, a look back and ahead
    In June 1989, I loaded up a Hyundai hatchback and headed for a new job — and new life — in South Florida. My first day at the Sun Sentinel was June 26. My first byline appeared four days later, after I covered a luncheon hyping the first...
  • Hot and mostly sunny this week

    Hot and mostly sunny this week
    Expect a hot week with the usual chance of afternoon storms, pretty much the norm for late spring. You also can expect the heat to continue to build over the coming weeks, as we make our way into summer. South Florida's Monday forecast calls for...
  • How do tornado winds compare with hurricanes?

    How do tornado winds compare with hurricanes?
    South Florida is unlikely to ever see a tornado as devastating as the one that tore through Oklahoma on Monday. The atmospheric conditions aren’t conducive here. Yet the region could see a Category 5 hurricane, which could pack winds almost as...
  • Gov. Scott: Sequestration could hurt hurricane recovery

    Gov. Scott: Sequestration could hurt hurricane recovery
    Federal sequestation could hurt Florida’s ability to recover in the aftermath of a hurricane because less money will be available to prepare the National Guard, Gov. Rick Scott said Wednesday. Further, he said National Guardsmen are to be...
  • Hurricane Andrew 20th anniversary: Memories of a monster

     
    There are two kinds of people in South Florida: Those who were here for Hurricane Andrew, and those who weren't. If you're among those who were here at the time, like me, you'll probably find it hard to believe that......
  • Hurricanes and Republicans just don’t mix

     
    By William E. Gibson, Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — What is it about Republican conventions and big storms? They are often on a collision course. The latest threat comes from Tropical Storm Isaac, which is churning through the Caribbean and could...