Lakeland (Florida, United States)

Type: City
Name: Lakeland (Florida, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 28.040001
Longitude: -81.959999
population: 90,761
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Donna Vera Rogers, 88, Fort Meade, Florida

.Donna was a resident of Fort Meade, Florida at the time of her passing.She was preceded in death by her husband Woodrow.Family will receive friends Friday, July 25, 2014 from 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM at Main Street Baptist Church, Bartow. Funeral services will ... [Published ABC Action News - 3 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 2 reports

Surgeries cancelled over fear of rare disease

Officials at a Polk County medical center have shut down surgeries after they suspected a surgical instrument may have been exposed to a rare, fatal brain disease.David Daniel, the CEO of Lakeland Surgical & Diagnostic Center on North Florida Avenue, ... [Published KansasCity.com - 10 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

App clicks thief's selfie, got her arrested

New York, July 26An app called Lookout has hunted down a woman thief who stole a smartphone from a woman's car in Florida.The app detects when someone is trying to unlock a stolen device and snaps pictures of the thief.The app also emailed the woman maps ... [Published ProKerala.com - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

All Rights Should Be Protected

Sometimes the voters are wrong.Monroe County Circuit Judge Louis Garcia recognized this and by overturning Florida's 2008 constitutional gay marriage ban made things right.As Garcia said, "The court is aware that the majority of voters oppose same-sex ... [Published Lakeland Ledger - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Housing Authority to Sell Parcels

LAKELAND | The Lakeland Housing Authority is shedding some of its undeveloped acreage, including a 17-acre tract in South Lakeland purchased in 2005 with the intention of building Arbor Manor, a 160-unit apartment complex for low-income seniors.Instead, ... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - 13 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Lower LRMC's Lease Payment to Increase Financial Stability

Now is the time for our City Commission to hear a call to action. The city must stop its financial dependence on Lakeland Regional Medical Center by cutting the hospital's $12.1 million annual lease payment and doing what is right to fund the city's $7.5 ... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Winter Haven Police Search for Suspect, Stolen Vehicle

Winter Haven police on Thursday night were searching for a vehicle that was stolen from the Winter Haven Public Library parking lot. They released video footage of a man they described as a suspect.At 6:03 p.m., a man who appears to be in his early 20s ... [Published Lakeland Ledger - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Lakeland Police Confiscate Jeep; Interview 2 in Fatal Hit and Run

LAKELAND | Lakeland police said Thursday they are interviewing two people who may be connected to the hit-and-run death of a construction worker on South Florida Avenue early Wednesday.LPD also said a Jeep believed to have killed the worker has been ... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Lakeland Convicted Felon Found Guilty of Possessing a Firearm

Tampa, FL – United States Attorney A. Lee Bentley, III announces that a federal jury today found Ronald Deandrea Solomon (29) guilty of being a felon in possession of a firearm. He faces a minimum mandatory penalty of 15 years, up to life in federal prison. ... [Published U.S. Dept. of Justice - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

LPD: 'Confident' we found hit-and-run vehicle

Photo courtesy LPD. Worker killed in Lakeland hit-and-run Worker killed in Lakeland hit-and-runUpdated: Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:20 PM EDT 2014-07-24 02:20:26 GMTA road crew worker was hit and killed along South Florida Avenue this morning. Police say ... [Published WTVT FOX 13 - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

FWC holds meeting about coyotes in Polk County

LAKELAND --Polk County residents had the opportunity Wednesday to learn more about coyotes in their area.According to our partners at the Ledger , a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation biologist gave a presentation about coyotes. Officials organized ... [Published Bay News 9 - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Minority Vendor Day Set for Friday at PSC Lakeland Campus

The Polk County Minority Vendor Day and Trade Show will begin at 8:30 a.m. Friday at Polk State College Lakeland campus, 3425 Winter Lake Road. Minority vendors, women and small businesses are invited to participate. Business, education and government ... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Jul 24 2014]

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As Garcia said, "The court is aware that the majority of voters oppose same-sex marriage, but it is our country's proud history to protect the rights of the individual, the rights of the unpopular and rights of the powerless, even at the cost of offending the majority."
"We've had no interest in this (HOPE VI) property, and now we're at a point to get a decent (return)" said Michael Pimentel, chairman of the housing authority's board, during Monday's regularly scheduled monthly meeting
"We know the nation's and state's best hospitals are teaching hospitals," he said, calling the programs sought by LRMC "an integral part of our mission to become not only the best hospital for our community, but one of the best hospitals in the country."

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Donna Vera Rogers, 88, Fort Meade, Florida [Published ABC Action News - 3 hours ago]
WITTMAN, KARL JAMES [Published Lakeland Ledger - 7 hours ago]
TROXELL, ALMA L. [Published Lakeland Ledger - 7 hours ago]
Rebels expected to stay in the running for pair... [Published Las Vegas Sun - 8 hours ago]
Surgeries cancelled over fear of rare disease [Published KansasCity.com - 10 hours ago]
App clicks thief's selfie, got her arrested [Published ProKerala.com - 11 hours ago]
All Rights Should Be Protected [Published Lakeland Ledger - 12 hours ago]
Housing Authority to Sell Parcels [Published Winter Haven News Chief - 13 hours ago]
Kuhl pitches Marauders past Flying Tigers [Published Bradenton Herald - 13 hours ago]
Gotcha! Florida woman catches smartphone thief ... [Published Mail Online UK - 19 hours ago]
CenterState Banks (CSFL) CEO Ernie Pinner Discu... [Published Seeking Alpha - 21 hours ago]
Center Cancels Surgeries Over Fear of Contamina... [Published Lakeland Ledger - 23 hours ago]
When Life Gets Hectic, Unplug [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Jul 25 2014]
Fitch Affirms Lakeland, FL's Energy System Revs... [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Jul 25 2014]
Elizabeth Stoer Rollins [Published Leesburg Daily Commercial - Jul 25 2014]
HIRSCH, NORMAN H. [Published Lakeland Ledger - Jul 25 2014]
Lower LRMC's Lease Payment to Increase Financia... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Jul 25 2014]
Winter Haven Police Search for Suspect, Stolen ... [Published Lakeland Ledger - Jul 25 2014]
LRMC's Effort to Train Residents Hits a Snag [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Jul 25 2014]
Lakeland Police Confiscate Jeep; Interview 2 in... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Jul 25 2014]
Prep Football: Fort Meade Miners Back to Defend... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Jul 25 2014]
Video shows Winter Haven car theft suspect [Published Tampa Tribune - Jul 25 2014]
Police confiscate Jeep possibly used in Eustis ... [Published Leesburg Daily Commercial - Jul 25 2014]
RealtyTrac: 17.2% Of All U.S. Homes Seriously U... [Published Mortgage Orb - Jul 25 2014]
Brandon doctor gets 20 years in pill mill case [Published Tampa Tribune - Jul 24 2014]
Visit Florida highlighted as part of Google's $... [Published Florida Trend - Jul 24 2014]
Fewer underwater homes regain equity in 2Q [Published Florida Realtor - Jul 24 2014]
O'Reilly Automotive's (ORLY) CEO Gregory Hensle... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 24 2014]
Slideshow: Schoolteachers in the slammer [Published TruTV.com - Jul 24 2014]
Police inspect truck in fatal work-zone hit-and... [Published Orlando Sentinel - Jul 24 2014]
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Fitch Affirms Lakeland, FL's Energy System Revs... [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Jul 25 2014]
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'AA-' rating on the following Lakeland, FL revenue bonds: --Approximately $338,565,000 energy system revenue bonds, series 1999A, 1999B, 2006, 2010 and 2012. The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY ...
MakerBot and Florida Polytechnic University Par... [Published EON Manufacturing - Jul 23 2014]
BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--A new era of innovation is coming to central Florida, and it is also an era of education, technology and entrepreneurship. MakerBot, a global leader in desktop 3D printing, is very proud to become an industry ...
MakerBot and Florida Polytechnic University Par... [Published EON Retail - Jul 23 2014]
BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--A new era of innovation is coming to central Florida, and it is also an era of education, technology and entrepreneurship. MakerBot, a global leader in desktop 3D printing, is very proud to become an industry ...
MakerBot and Florida Polytechnic University Par... [Published EON Science - Jul 23 2014]
BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--A new era of innovation is coming to central Florida, and it is also an era of education, technology and entrepreneurship. MakerBot, a global leader in desktop 3D printing, is very proud to become an industry ...
MakerBot and Florida Polytechnic University Par... [Published Business Wire Photo/Multimedia News - Jul 23 2014]
BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new era of innovation is coming to central Florida, and it is also an era of education, technology and entrepreneurship. MakerBot, a global leader in desktop 3D printing, is very proud to become an industry partner of ...
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