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  1. Pier 66 proposal back before Fort Lauderdale commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The well-known revolving restaurant atop Pier Sixty-Six soon could have a 360-degree view of construction if the Fort Lauderdale City Commission approves a developer's request. The proposal includes a renovation of the hotel and plans to build up to 750 residential units; 4,000 square feet of marina, including 150 dry and 145 wet boat storage slips; and 15,000 square feet of commercial space, which could be leased as office or retail space.

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  2. Taller Alexan tower is better fit for skyline, Fort Lauderdale staff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    A tower next to the U.S. 1 tunnel - widely seen as a test of the newly elected Fort Lauderdale commission - meets its fate Tuesday night. Sensing opposition to the tower, developer Trammell Crow Residential offered to reduce the height of the proposed Alexan-Tarpon River, but city staff members say the taller version is better.

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  3. Hollywood's shipwrecked sailboat will be gone by end of weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    A stranded sailboat on Hollywood beach continues to attract onlookers. The owner says he plans to try to raise money to get the boat removed from the beach before his deadline.

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  4. Firefighters cut trapped and injured driver out of wrecked carRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The 32-year-old driver of the wrecked Subaru was in serious condition when he was taken to the hospital, fire officials said. The 32-year-old driver of the wrecked Subaru was in serious condition when he was taken to the hospital, fire officials said.

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  5. Are you OK with Airbnb rentals in your neighborhood, or are you VRBOver it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    In what appears to be an avant garde real estate deal, a four-unit townhome complex used as an Airbnb rental property in Fort Lauderdale's Victoria Park has been sold for a record $1.65 million. In what appears to be an avant garde real estate deal, a four-unit townhome complex used as an Airbnb rental property in Fort Lauderdale's Victoria Park has been sold for a record $1.65 million.

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  6. Home-sharing option is a growing cash cow for multi-unit developers, ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    In what appears to be an avant garde real estate deal, a four-unit townhome complex used as an Airbnb rental property in Fort Lauderdale's Victoria Park has been sold for a record $1.65 million. In what appears to be an avant garde real estate deal, a four-unit townhome complex used as an Airbnb rental property in Fort Lauderdale's Victoria Park has been sold for a record $1.65 million.

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  7. Two die as car slams into tree on Federal Highway medianRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Two people died after crashing into a tree on the median of Federal Highway in Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, according to city police. A Mercedes-Benz sedan hit the tree at about 12:15 p.m. at the 900 block of the road, according to Casey Liening, a Fort Lauderdale police spokeswoman.

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  8. Cyclist recovering after collision with carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    A 41-year-old Hollywood woman is recovering after being struck by a car while riding her bicycle in Weston . Her family told WPLG-Ch.10 that Mayte Velasquez was riding in a bicycle lane along South Post Road Thursday when hit.

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  9. After 8 years of upgrades, Pompano's beach seeing 'a lot of life coming back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Pompano Beach has been on a eight-year odyssey costing about $50 million in public money to improve its beachside. Parking revenues show the city is starting to see returns on its investment in the first three months since its first oceanside restaurant opened.

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  10. Jackie Powell the best of three good choices in Broward County Court Group 19 | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Each candidate brings engaging personal experiences and solid legal expertise to the race, but we recommend Jackie Powell for the Group 19 seat. Each candidate brings engaging personal experiences and solid legal expertise to the race, but we recommend Jackie Powell for the Group 19 seat.

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  11. Scot Peterson had no duty to stop school shooting, his attorneys sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Broward Sheriff's deputy Scot Peterson resigned after public criticism from Sheriff Scott Israel for not confronting the Florida school gunman on Feb. 14. Broward Sheriff's deputy Scot Peterson resigned after public criticism from Sheriff Scott Israel for not confronting the Florida school gunman on Feb. 14. Many have called him a coward, but former sheriff's deputy Scot Peterson had no legal duty to stop the slaughter at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School , his attorneys say. Peterson took shelter rather than confront the killer, but he did not act with malice or bad faith, according to his attorneys, Michael Piper and Christopher Stearns of Fort Lauderdale .

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  12. Pedestrian bridge over New River considered to make crossing saferRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The state is quietly considering the idea of building a multimillion-dollar pedestrian bridge over the New River in downtown Fort Lauderdale , a proposal that is riling boaters and raising eyebrows among people who don't see the need. The bridge would be built near the Henry E. Kinney Tunnel as an alternative to crossing through the tunnel on a narrow sidewalk close to traffic.

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  13. Fort Lauderdale airport to close runway in 2019; flights will be cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Airport director Mark Gale predicts the number of flights could drop by 20 to 25 percent when the north runway closes from June through October, 2019. Airport director Mark Gale predicts the number of flights could drop by 20 to 25 percent when the north runway closes from June through October, 2019.

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  14. Want that two-bedroom rental in South Florida? You need to make at least $54K, report says.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The average price of apartment rentals in Fort Lauderdale jumped 5.9 percent year over year to $1,858, keeping with a national upside trend in most U.S. metropolitan areas. The average price of apartment rentals in Fort Lauderdale jumped 5.9 percent year over year to $1,858, keeping with a national upside trend in most U.S. metropolitan areas.

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  15. Couple swindled nearly $136,000 from woman, 87, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Christopher and Lauren Kydes are accused of stealing nearly $136,000 from an 87-year-old woman, Pembroke Pines Police said. Christopher and Lauren Kydes are accused of stealing nearly $136,000 from an 87-year-old woman, Pembroke Pines Police said.

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  16. Broward to be site of a presidential library. Guess who it honors?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Former Guatemalan President Alvaro Colom and former Bolivian President Carlos Mesa received "Keys to Broward County" last year. A group of former Latin American presidents are seeking to create a Latin American Presidential Library -- and Broward County might be its home.

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  17. Free coffee and pastelitos with WTVJ-Ch. 6 morning anchorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Ch. 6 morning anchors will be visiting South Florida spots each Friday as part of the The NBC 6 CafA . Participating are meteorologist Adam Berg, anchors Roxanne Vargas, Sheli MuA iz and traffic reporter Kristen Sanchez.

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  18. Feds arrest 23 in S. Florida business email schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    A U.S. Secret Service investigation has resulted in the indictment of eight South Florida residents that allegedly were part of an international scheme that stole millions of dollars from victims. In the past 12 months, 23 people from Broward and Miami-Dade have been indicted.

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  19. Democratic governor candidates swarm Florida, looking for an edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Democratic candidate for governor Philip Levine, in background, spoke at the Democratic Professionals Network lunch in Fort Lauderdale on June 14, 2018. In foreground, Karen Fortman Democratic candidate for governor Philip Levine, in background, spoke at the Democratic Professionals Network lunch in Fort Lauderdale on June 14, 2018.

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  20. Father's Day freebies: 30+ fun things to do, dining deals and savings on gifts just for DadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    See 20,000 butterflies and spectacular gardens at the largest butterfly park in the world in Coconut Creek. The attracton is offering $10 admission to fathers on June 16-17.

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