The Rising Tide

The Rising Tide

 By David Marcus When I stepped out of my taxi in Fort Lauderdale, my foot landed in a puddle.“Sorry about that,” my driver said. “Should’ve let you out on the other side. This street always floods around this time.”He meant Fall, when South Florida experiences what...
Weathering the Storm

Weathering the Storm

 By Melissa Wagner If you could walk a thousand miles, you could make it from Key West, Fla., to St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands — provided you could walk on water. St. Thomas is only about 32 square miles, and it takes about an hour to drive from one end of the...