Fort Lauderdale Info

Fort Lauderdale, Florida is located in Broward County. Zip codes in Fort Lauderdale, FL include 33388, 33311, and 33321. The median home price in Fort Lauderdale is $380,000 which is roughly $213/per square foot. More Fort Lauderdale information.

Local Charities in Fort Lauderdale, FL


Add to MyYahoo RSS

Fort Lauderdale News

Local news for Fort Lauderdale, FL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

28 min ago | Business Journal

40 under 40: South Florida Business Journal honors the Class of 2014

The South Florida community came out in full force on Aug. 1 to honor this year's class of 40 Under 40 honorees.


4 hrs ago | Business Journal

Hoffman's Chocolate to open on Las Olas Boulevard

BBX Sweet Holdings, an affiliate of BBX Capital Corp., will open its newest Hoffman's Chocolate retail store later this year.


9 hrs ago |

2 women rescued when car ends up in New River

Two women were rescued from their car when it went into the New River in Fort Lauderdale early Friday morning.


12 hrs ago |

Skin cancer is a major public health problem in North America

Sharon Doyle puts sunscreen on the face of 9-year-old Savannah Stidham as they visit the beach in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.


Thu Jul 31, 2014

Down The Drive

Bearcats Freshman Profile: Carter Jacobs

Given Tommy Tuberville's experience in south florida, including a decade as the Hurricanes defensive coordinator, and the extensive experience of his staff in recruiting Miami-Dade and Broward county it was a matter of time before Tubs and Co.


St. Petersburg Times

Residency questions arise over attorney general candidate Sheldon

"For him to stay in the race, he has to satisfy the legal requirement of being a resident," said his opponent in the Aug. 26 primary, House Democratic Leader Rep. Perry Thurston of Fort Lauderdale.


Capital Soup

Governor Rick Scott Reappoints Two to Commission for Independent Education

Matos, 50, of Orlando, is the senior vice president of academic affairs for Southern Technical College.


Business Journal

Metro Orlando adds 4,200 construction jobs in June

The Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford metro area added 4,200 construction jobs in June compared to the year-ago period, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released July 31 by the Associated General Contractors of America.


Palm Beach Post

NPB to host food truck frenzy on Friday night at Anchorage Park

Food trucks are planned Friday, Aug. 1, to gather at the village recreation department at Anchorage Park between 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. for the village's first Food Truck Frenzy.


KHOU-TV Houston

Feds: Man fondled sleeping airline passengerFeds: Man fondled...

Feds: Man fondled sleeping airline passenger Delta, Man fondled passenger, Feds, court, detroit, Check out this story on A Delta Airlines jet takes off from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport February 21, 2013 ... (more)


Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Miami Herald

The Heraldrecommends

The wrath of Pets' Trust advocates forced incumbent Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz into a contested race this year.


Stranded divers rescued while searching for lobsters



Log Cabin Democrat

Home BancShares acquires Broward Bank

Home BancShares, the parent company of Centennial Bank, announced today it has signed an agreement to acquire Broward Bank of Commerce, which operates two locations in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.


Spirit Airlines adds flights to New Orleans

The company, based in Miramar, Florida, announced the expanded service Wednesday before it is set to start non-stop service to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and Houston, Texas, on Aug. 1. The New Orleans Advocate reports Spirit currently offers non-stop flights to Dallas/Fort Worth.


CBS Local

Group Of Sea Turtle Hatchlings Rescued From Storm Drain

This time of year, it's common for sea turtle hatchlings to get disoriented, and wander in the wrong direction-groups of turtles did just that, ending up in storm drains along the beach.


Ocean Pines Independent

Tall ship returns to Ocean City

Tall ship returns to Ocean City Boat will dock for a month of public tours Check out this story on The Spanish tall ship El Galeon Andalucia will dock in Ocean City for a month, weather permitting, starting Aug. 1. Seeing that big ... (more)


Broward-Palm Beach

Closer Look: Bull Market in Ft. Lauderdale

Illuminated all around Bull Market, a gastropub in downtown Fort Lauderdale, are flat screens with an imitation news-channel logo, the place's emblem, and tickers highlighting rising and dropping prices on beer and spirits.


Fort Lauderdale man tried to suffocate dad at Ohio nursing home, police say

Police in a Cleveland suburb said an intoxicated man tried to suffocate his 86-year-old terminally ill father at a nursing home, and the older man later died.


The Globe and Mail

U.S. private sector adds 218,000 jobs in July: ADP

In this photo taken Wednesday, July 16, 2014, job seeker Staci Sudduth, left, talks to job recruiters Cameron Quin, centre, and Jay Kington, right, at a Hiring Fair For Veterans in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.


Sys-Con Media

CHG Healthcare Unveils Free On-Site Health Clinic

CHG Healthcare Services now provides its 450 Florida employees with a comprehensive on-site health clinic at its Fort Lauderdale headquarters.



Fort Lauderdale Jobs