Intracoastal Waterway

Condensation on the court caused the cancellation of the Navy-Marine Corps Classic between the Florida Gators and Georgetown Hoyas aboard the USS Bataan at Mayport Naval Air Station on November 9, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Ship’s Wet Court Ends Florida-Georgetown Game At Halftime

The men’s basketball game between No. 10 Florida and Georgetown on the deck of a ship was called off at halftime Friday night because the court became too wet.


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Boil Water Order Lifted For Hallandale Beach

Drink up beachside residents of Hallandale Beach. At 4 p.m. a precautionary boil water order issued Wednesday afternoon was lifted.


(Source: Margaritaville Hollywood Beach, LLC.) Rendering of the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Hotel Resort

Margaritaville Developer Could Get Time To Fight Funding Failure

The developer of the Margaritaville Beach Hotel & Resort has so far failed to secure money for the $130 million beachfront complex. However, Parrotheads needn’t abandon hope yet.

CBS Miami–07/18/2012

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Boaters Urged To Slow For Manatees

South Florida boaters are being reminded to take it easy in the Intracoastal Waterway and other inland waters because manatees are still in their yearly migration.



Water Warning Issued For Ft. Lauderdale Neighborhood

Residents of one Ft. Lauderdale neighborhood which borders Intracoastal Waterway have been asked to avoid fishing, jetskiing or swimming in any of the waterways because of a sewage contamination.


A boil water notice is in effect for Lighthouse Point residents until Sunday morning. (Source: AP)

Ft. Lauderdale Issues Precautionary Boil Water Notice

A precautionary boil water notice was issued in a two block area in eastern Fort Lauderdale Saturday evening.



Boaters: Broward’s New Manatee Regs Now In Effect

Boaters in Broward will now have to keep it ‘low and slow’ all week long to protect migrating manatees.


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New Manatee Rules To Slow Broward Boaters

Beginning this Tuesday boaters in Broward will have to keep it ‘low and slow’ all week long to protect migrating manatees.



Health Advisory For Lauderdale’s Seminole Canal

Ft. Lauderdale residents who like to go swimming or ride their personal watercraft in the Seminole Canal are being advised to stay out of the water.


(Photo Credit: TowBoatU.S. Ft. Lauderdale) Capt. Chris Young of TowBoatU.S. Fort Lauderdale rescued "Soukie" the dog from the Mercedes River near the Intracoastal Waterway in Fort Lauderdale after she fell off the dock of her home.

Dog In Distress Rescued From Fort Lauderdale Waterway

When you think of an animal that has nine lives, cats usually come to mind. But there’s a dog in Fort Lauderdale that may have used up an extra life after she was found dog paddling in a Fort Lauderdale river, all alone, tired and confused.