| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:04 AM
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...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 10:56 AM
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....
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:59 PM
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...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:16 PM
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.
| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:10 PM
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...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 10:20 AM
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 &...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 12:33 PM
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...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:42 AM
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...
| May 22, 2013
| 12:29 PM
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...
| May 8, 2013
| 1:51 PM
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...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:26 PM
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......
| Aug 22, 2012
| 4:37 PM
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...