The nation is watching how Florida votes Tuesday in some of the most important races in America, and here at the Sun Sentinel, we’re working to be your go-to election center for results, breaking news and analysis.

As results start rolling in, will update instantly with maps and graphics, letting you know who’s winning the races that matter most to you.

Our political reporters and commentators will tell you what it all means with live analysis and opinion. And they’ll capture the mood of voters across South Florida from the moment polls open until the last ballot is cast.

From the biggest races to the smallest, should be your place to watch Election Day 2018 unfold.

Here’s how you can make sure you get the most out of our coverage:

Facebook Live

We will be doing live broadcasts throughout election night as we call winners in the key races. , just after the polls close locally.

To make sure you see those, visit and “Like” the page.

Then, if you’re on Facebook during election night, you’ll see when we go live.

We will also be posting breaking news to our Facebook page, as well as .

Email alerts

Get election results and other breaking news stories sent directly to your email inbox.

and then click “FOLLOW” under Breaking News Alerts in the top-right corner of the page.

While you’re there, you can also sign up for any of newsletters that cover a wide range of interests. (They’re all free.)

Notifications on your phone

If you want to be one of the first to know when news breaks, the notifications on our mobile app deliver articles to your screen instantaneously.


Once inside, click the gear icon on the top-left corner of the screen to access your settings and then click Edit Notifications.

There, you can sign up for alerts on News, Sports, Entertainment and other categories. Turning on News alerts will get you all our breaking stories from election night.

Voter guide and endorsements

If you’re still deciding how to cast your vote — or just want to know more about the candidates — visit our . Plug in your address and see the races that will be on your ballot.

Also visit our to see which candidates and ballot questions the Sun Sentinel Editorial Board recommends.

For an in-depth guide to all of Florida’s constitutional amendments, .

And to see all of our election news stories, .

Problem at the polls?

If you experience any issues while voting, so we can investigate.

You can also tell us about your experience by calling our voter hotline at.


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David Selig is Senior Digital Editor at the Sun Sentinel. him at .