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Rum Journal: A Pink Rum Cocktail to Support Breast Cancer Research

 October is Breast Cancer Awareness month — marked in part by the use of the colour pink. And one hotel is using rum to do its part — with a “pink coconut martini.” The Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & …

Haiti’s Tortug’Air Begins Fort Lauderdale-to-Cap-Haitien Service

 Above: a Tortug’Air plane (Photo: Tortug’Air) By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti-based airline Tortug’Air has officially launched service between Fort Lauderdale and Cap-Haitien. The Port-au-Prince-based carrier made its inaugural flight from Fort Lauderdale on Thursday. It had been previously only …

Tropic Ocean Airways Launching Fort Lauderdale-Hope Town Service

 Above: a Tropic Ocean Airways plane By the Caribbean Journal staff Tropic Ocean Airways is launching new service from Fort Lauderdale to Great Abaco, the company announced. The seaplane charter carrier, which re-instituted regular seaplane service to the Bahamas in …

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 Above: a JetBlue plane By the Caribbean Journal staff JetBlue is ramping up its Caribbean flights out of Fort Lauderdale, with new nonstop service to Montego Bay, Jamaica and Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, the company announced Tuesday. JetBlue …

 Above: a JetBlue flight By the Caribbean Journal staff JetBlue will be operating twice-daily nonstop service from New York’s JFK International Airport beginning Feb. 24, 2014, the carrier announced Monday. JetBlue will also launch daily service from Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International …

 Above: Miami By the Caribbean Journal staff What makes going green in tropical climates a different kind of challenge? That will be the subject of a first-of-its-kind conference this month held by the US Green Building Council’s South Florida Chapter. …