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Vortex Generators: 50 Years of Performance Benefits
This weekend's aviation events highlight Women of Aviation Worldwide Week with open houses in addition to traditional fly ins for food... When arriving at the first stop on our pilots association's annual poker run, one of our pilots said on the frequency, for all to hear:... News this week includes Garmin's announcement of new capabilities for ... (more)
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The Orlando Sentinel
Tractor-trailer hits, kills pedestrian in Lakeland
According to a report from the law-enforcement agency, Thomas Edward Brown, 58, of Lakeland was hit by a tractor-trailer driven by William J. House, 44, of Lakeland.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Holy Crap! A Skydiver Takes Down A Plane And Both Survive
This series of photos from MyFoxTampaBay.com show the harrowing collision between a skydiver and a small Cessna earlier today in South Lakeland Florida.
WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Honor Flight for veterans cancelled in Lakeland
An Honor Flight scheduled to take off from Lakeland and bring World War II veterans to view the World War II monument in Washington, D.C., has been cancelled.
What's on Tap: Mets travel to Lakeland to face Tigers
Mets RHP prospect Noah Syndergaard will make his second Grapefruit League start of the spring as the Mets travel to Lakeland, Fla., to face the Tigers on Saturday at 1:05 p.m. Jacob deGrom, Gonzalez Germen and Jeff Walters are also scheduled to pitch.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Bless You Boys
What to do in Lakeland, Florida
It's cold. It's gray. It's Michigan. It sucks. So you get it in your head to go to Tigers spring training in Lakeland, Fla.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Man gets 30 years for stabbing neighbor over debt
A Polk County judge sentenced 53-year-old Clarence Montgomery on Thursday. A jury found him guilty of manslaughter in December.
Architectural marvel: Tallahassee's 'Spring House' was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright
When someone mentions a Frank Lloyd Wright house located near moving water, you probably think of "Falling Waters" in Pennsylvania.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Lakeland crash closes northbound lanes of US 98
Polk County Sheriff Office Deputies are on the scene of a three vehicle traffi crash in the northbound lanes of US 98 North between Old Soldier Road and Keen Road.
The Detroit News
Tom Gage's 140: Tigers manager Brad Ausmus turned down Princeton -- and Harvard
Gage's 140 Lakeland, Fla. -- It's a question I don't think I asked Brad Ausmus when he played for the Tigers.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Publix reports sales, earnings gains in 2013
Lakeland, Fla.-based Publix, a privately owned company with 1,077 stores in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee and North Carolina, reported a 5.2% increase in sales for the fiscal year ending Dec. 28. Total sales for the year were $28.9 billion, according to a news release from Publix.
Live updates: Detroit Tigers at Houston Astros
Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Max Scherzer throws live batting practice on the back fields at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Fla.
WWE News: Steve Austin to Start Filming New Show, Sarah Stock Visits Raw, More
WWE News: Steve Austin to Start Filming New Show, Sarah Stock Visits Raw, More Posted by Larry Csonka on 03.05.2014 Plus the Shockmaster's son is working with WWE... - Steve Austin's new reality series, Broken Skull Challenge , will begin filming this week.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Georgia company buys Bradenton land for Wawa store
A Decatur, Ga. company has purchased land at 701 First St. E. slated for a Wawa convenience store in downtown Bradenton.
Motor City Bengals
Detroit Tigers' Andy Dirks to Have Back Surgery, Will Miss 12 Weeks
Feb 18, 2014; Lakeland, FL, USA; Detroit Tigers outfielder Andy Dirks during a team practice at Joker Marchant Stadium.
The Detroit News
Tigers' Torii Hunter kisses alligator on dare from Justin Verlander
For some reason, someone brought an alligator into the Tigers clubhouse in Lakeland, Fla., on Tuesday.
Dallas Morning News
Kinsler on his comments about Rangers: Story written for drama; '0-162' a joke
The media descended on Ian Kinsler Tuesday morning in Lakeland, Fla., for reaction to the story about his departure from the Texas Rangers.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
St. Louis Cardinals
Miller 'motivated' in second full big league season
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Alvarez's blast sets tone for Pirates' offense
Alvarez, the National League's co-homer leader last season, gave the Pirates a 2-0 lead with his two-run blow in the first off clubbed another two-run homer off Workman in the third, making it 4-1, and the Pirates kept pulling away that inning against reliever Pierzynski added a single in the seventh -- and had to leave the game soon thereafter ... (more)
Publix's sales up 5.2 percent for 2013
Georgia is the second-largest market for the privately owned, Lakeland, Fla.-based company.