Kayaker's Manatee Encounter Captured On CameraUnder sunny South Florida skies, a volunteer park ranger at Biscayne National Park had a moment with a manatee—and the encounter was captured on a GoPro.
Jungle Island Reveals Master Plans For Renovation There is going to be a rumble in the jungle at Miami’s Jungle Island. The interactive zoo is planning a major renovation.
10 Mile Linear Park May Soon Be A South Florida RealityA group in South Florida is on track to creating the largest linear park, which would stretch 10-miles long from Brickell to Dadeland underneath the MetroRail.
Catch Fireworks Displays Across S. FloridaIt's that time of year again, the birthday of America. And that means from barbecue to picnics and of course fireworks, there will be plenty of celebrations across South Florida.
Parts Of Chapman Field Park Temporarily Closed For Toxic Soil RemovalBaseball fields in Coral Gables are temporarily closed following soil samples that revealed high levels of arsenic.
Elliot Key Reopens After 18-Month ClosureGood news for boaters in South Florida. Biscayne National Park’s Elliot Key reopened Thursday, after being closed for nearly 18 months.
Elliot Key To Reopen After 18-Month ClosureIn October 2012, high tides from Hurricane Sandy heavily damaged the docks Elliot Key, separating them from the seawall. At the time, National Park Service decided to close the island to visitors and do some serious repairs.
Teen Dies From Stray Bullet In Drive-By At Park A teenage girl who was shot while simply sitting on a park bench has died, police said late Friday.
Spurs Continue Dominance In Western ConferenceWhile the Philadelphia 76ers are on a historic losing streak, the San Antonio Spurs continue to show every other team how to be the best organization in professional sports.
Big Name Musicians Cancel SeaWorld Gig, Question Whales In Captivity Top rock and country music acts are canceling plans to perform at SeaWorld Orlando because of questions raised in a new documentary about the effects of captivity on whales.
Approval Expected For $110M Water Park In Ft. Lauderdale A $110 million waterpark in Ft. Lauderdale, the likes of which have never been seen before, may finally get off the drawing board and be built.
Proposed Union Soldier Civil War Monument In Florida Sparks OutrageThe Battle of Olustee in 1864 was the largest Civil War battle fought in Florida. Nearly 150 years later, the Union is looking to return.
Government Re-Opens, Parks Back In BusinessLate Wednesday night Congress passed a plan to avoid a default and end a 16 day partial government shutdown. At Everglades National Park, the gates re-opened just before 9 a.m. The park’s superintendent said he sent a message to their nearly 300 furloughed employees that they could return to work shortly after President Obama signed the legislation.
Passengers Stuck On Universal Roller Coaster Roller coasters are made to thrill and excite those who care to ride, but for 12 people at Universal Studios Wednesday night, a glitch may have given riders a little more of a scare than they expected.
Miami Beach Parking Lot Confusion Draws Ire From MotoristsMotorists are crying foul over a parking lot on a busy stretch in South Beach they claim is confusing.