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The Lower Atlantic Coast encompasses a three-county area of the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Florida. The metropolitan area covers the counties of Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach. The area is commonly referred to as simply "South Florida" and is roughly synonymous with the term Gold Coast.
Because the population of South Florida is largely confined to a strip of land between the Atlantic Ocean and the Everglades, the Miami Urbanized Area (that is, the area of contiguous urban development) is about 110 miles long (north to south), but never more than twenty miles wide, and in some areas only five miles wide (east to west). South Florida is longer than any other urbanized area in the United States except for the New York metropolitan area.
South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Nov 28, 2014 6:55 pm
Broward cities have had a tense relationship with the homeless who live here.
Nov 28, 2014 6:47 pm
Detectives from the Broward Sheriff's Office are investigating the shooting of an active-duty sailor in North Lauderdale.
Nov 28, 2014 6:12 pm
A peer calls Pompano Beach Firefighter/Paramedic Marc Piper one of the "shamans" of Fire Rescue Station 52, but his healing powers proved to be extraordinary for one couple whose hearts stop...
Nov 28, 2014 5:32 pm
One man's trash may be another man's treasure, especially when bidding on the contents of abandoned public storage units, but what if that treasured trash is stolen?
Nov 28, 2014 4:57 pm
A man was hospitalized in serious condition after falling over a guardrail into traffic while trying to walk across University Drive early Friday, authorities said.
Nov 28, 2014 4:35 pm
The work to build a highway within an existing highway is only beginning, but already Interstate 75 looks like a major construction zone.
Nov 28, 2014 11:46 am
If you're shopping on Black Friday and the day after, what's one more toy to pick up?
Nov 28, 2014 11:45 am
The call came from our bank: Someone in Chicago was using my husband's debit card to purchase booze at a liquor store while we were in Florida.
Nov 28, 2014 10:58 am
The police department's aging fleet is gradually being infused with new vehicles after years when the recession put the brakes on purchasing.
Nov 28, 2014 10:42 am
South Florida coin collectors have something new to be thankful for this holiday season. On Dec. 4, the U.S. Mint will unveil the Everglades quarter, the latest in its America the Beautiful quarters p...
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