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Lakeland, Florida is located in Polk County. Zip codes in Lakeland, FL include 33815, 33807, and 33801. The median home price in Lakeland is $130,000 which is roughly $76/per square foot. More Lakeland information.

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4 hrs ago | WPOC-FM Baltimore

Man Notices His WIFE In The Background Of Preschool Photo

Jason Roth was going through old photos when he suddenly noticed something strange in the background of a preschool Halloween photo... He saw his girlfriend! Jason and Jessica first met each another as students at the Florida State University.


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Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Cover of 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' is Hauntingly Beautiful

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

8 hrs ago | Law Firm Newswire

Arizona Ruling Refines Definition of Marijuana DUIs

DUIs usually refer to driving while under the influence of alcohol. With marijuara being more commonly used for a variety of reasons, such as medically/recreationally, comes the debut of marijuana DUIs.


Tue Aug 19, 2014


Mom Asked For Pics Of Horses For Daughter With Disabilities. Bet She Didn't Expect This Surprise

Alexus Lasiter, who goes by Lex, has cerebral palsy, a seizure disorder, heart trouble and kidney problems , according to


Mon Aug 18, 2014

Right Wing News

Sex offenders "House of Horrors" had brother and sister aged 11...

Sean Pearson and Jessica Rowland were accused of treating the 11 year old boy and 12 year old girl like a 'rabid dog.'


Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

An Echo Through The Canyon'

On Sept. 9, 2013, 12-year-old Rebecca Ann Sedwick of Lakeland, Fla., jumped to her death after being bullied for over a year by at least 15 girls.


Fri Aug 15, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Store owner beaten, robbed for only $18

Store owner beaten, robbed for only $18 Lakeland Police say 76 yr. old store owner beaten and robbed for $18 Check out this story on Lakeland police have released images of both of the suspects that were captured moments earlier as they strolled by a nearby business.


Architect Online

Santiago Calatrava's Florida Polytechnic University Opens Tomorrow

Florida Polytechnic University in Lakeland, Fla., opens to the public tomorrow, becoming the 12th and newest school in the Florida State university system.


The Orlando Sentinel

Couple arrest stems from bizarre child abuse, deputies say

Two Polk County children, an 11-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl, were subjected to painful and bizarre forms of abuse, leading to charges against their guardians, the Sheriff's Office said today.


Thu Aug 14, 2014


Husband Discovers Wife In Astonishing Preschool Picture Taken 17 Years Before They Met

Jason Roth, from Miami, Florida, and Jessica Roth, from Lakeland, Florida, both 35, met at a club near their alma mater, Florida State University, and eventually fell in love.


Tue Aug 12, 2014


Santiago Calatrava's Spectacular New Building is a Living,...

That's not a futuristic spaceship or a sci-fi movie set - it's the latest building by world-renowned Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava .


Mon Aug 11, 2014


Polk deputies investigate two unrelated hit and run crashes

Deputies say one crash occurred around 2:15 a.m. on US Hwy 92 in the westbound lanes at the intersection with Payne Street, in Auburndale.


Sun Aug 10, 2014

The Detroit News

Joey Pankake locked in at the plate for Single A Connecticut

Have fun, one and all. The name is colorful and of such instant allure Joey Pankake has no doubt heard every derivation of joke possible.


Sat Aug 09, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Pedestrian hit-and-run in Lakeland

Around 6:40 a.m. on Saturday, August 9, 2014, Polk County Sheriff's Office received a call from a motorist who saw an adult white female laying on the south side of the roadway of eastbound Clubhouse Road in Lakeland, near Tillery Road.


Fri Aug 08, 2014


Florida Tile Opens New Boise Showroom

Florida Tile continues expanding its brand and market presence with the opening of the company's second tile and stone showroom in four months, this one in Boise.


Thu Aug 07, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Police: Lakeland fatal shooting gang-relatedPolice: Lakeland fatal...

This is one of the bullet holes left from a shootout Wednesday on Oregon Avenue in Lakeland that left a teen dead and a man wounded.


The Orlando Sentinel

Armed victim returns gunfire, killing 14-year-old gang member, cops say

An armed Lakeland man killed a 14-year-old gang member in a shootout Wednesday evening after both drew guns and opened fire, according to the Lakeland Police Department.



FD RX-7 Faceoff: Stock Versus Modified

The FD generation Mazda RX-7 was built from 1991-2002 and is in my opinion the best looking of all Mazda vehicles.


Tue Aug 05, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Traffic Alert: Crash on I-4 eastbound in Lakeland

The accident happened shortly before 1 p.m. at I-4 and Kathleen Road. The Florida Highway Patrol reports there were injuries in the crash.


Mon Aug 04, 2014

Daily Mail

Mom of teen suicide victim sues over daughter's death

Mother of 12-year-old suicide victim who was 'absolutely terrorized by school bullies' sues school board, another student and owners of the building her daughter leaped to her death from School Board of Polk County, Cemex Construction Materials of Florida and a former classmate all had a hand in the death of daughter Rebecca Sedwick, she claims The ... (more)


ABC Action News

5 things you need to know for Monday

Here are five things you need to know happening in Florida on Monday, August 4, 2014.



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