When tropical weather starts to threaten, the weather forecasts are filled with new terms and ideas that could be confusion, especially to people new to South Florida and tropical weather. These terms should help de-mystify hurricane season, and help you to feel a bit more confident as we face the season of storms.
Your pets are members of your family. Don’t leave them out of your hurricane plans.
As Floridians prepare to face the 2011 Atlantic Hurricane season, the Republican-led House of Representatives has a message for victims of disasters: you may be out of luck if you want government assistance.
What may look like a real disaster unfolding at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport was really just a training drill.
Neighbors 4 Neighbors became a hallmark of the recovery from Hurricane Andrew.
Her apartment was destroyed. Her job, on hold. The country she had traveled to on a teaching assignment is no longer safe. Sunday, Coral Springs teacher Stephanie Lombard came home, bringing with her memories of disaster and survival.
Three days after a devastating earthquake struck Japan, one South Florida teacher recounted the distressing details of her survival and the fear she felt as the earth shook beneath her.
If a disaster strikes, are you ready? Find out about a new group of survivalists who are prepping for potential disasters.