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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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47 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

Youth gymnastics coach accused of sex with 13-year-old in Hillsborough

Justin Thomas Henry, 21, was charged with lewd and lascivious battery for two incidents in which he engaged in sexual activity with the girl, including one on Monday morning, according to an arrest affidavit.

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8 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Moms: Inmates sickened after traveling in hot van

Authorities are investigating after four inmates were left with little ventilation inside a prison van with no air conditioning during a 200-mile trip from Avon Park to a prison hospital and reception facility in Lake Butler.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

LPD sergeant fired in sex scandal reinstated

Despite his role in the Lakeland sex scandal, Sgt. Dave Woolverton is getting his job back, according to a ruling Monday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

TV Technology

Broadcast Students Train on Panasonic Studio Cameras

Southeastern University, a private Christian institution with more than 4,000 students located in Lakeland, Fla., trains its broadcast majors in an HD production studio equipped with four AK-AC3800 studio cameras.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

ABC Action News

Lofty goals for new Florida Polytechnic LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) a " The...

The curiously oval-shaped structure at the new Florida Polytechnic University, designed by noted Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, is a symbol of the state's latest higher-education experiment.

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Bradenton.com

Baseball | Marauders use defense to fend off Flying Tigers

Bradenton defeated the Flying Tigers 5-1 on Saturday Night at Joker Marchant Stadium with strong defensive play, turning four double plays on the night and stranding five Lakeland players.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

TheBlaze.com

The Awfully Sad Reason a Florida Man Spray Painted a Giant Message Across His Garage Door

But the Lakeland, Florida, resident's grief was compounded after thieves broke into his home earlier this week and stole something with powerful connections to his late wife.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Surgeries cancelled over fear of rare disease

Surgeries cancelled over fear of rare disease The Ledger reports that the surgical instruments in question were on a tray at Lakeland Regional Medical Center.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Selfie suspect caught in phone theft

A woman has been arrested in the theft of a cellphone that took a selfie of the suspect and sent it to the owner.

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Hispanic Business

Fitch Affirms Lakeland, FL's Energy System Revs at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable

The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY Outstanding energy system revenue bonds are secured by a first lien on net revenues of the city's electric system.

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Business Wire

Fitch Affirms Lakeland, FL's Energy System Revs at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable

Outstanding energy system revenue bonds are secured by a first lien on net revenues of the city's electric system.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Hit-and-run leaves construction workers worried

We're bringing you to the front lines after a hit-and-run crash in Lakeland killed a construction worker.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sys-Con Media

MakerBot and Florida Polytechnic University Partner to Bring MakerBot ...

A new era of innovation is coming to central Florida, and it is also an era of education, technology and entrepreneurship.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Worker killed in Lakeland hit and run

Lakeland Police are looking for the driver of a truck that hit a construction worker in the 2600 block of South Florida Avenue early Wednesday morning.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Journal

Tigers to sign 20-year lease to stay in Lakeland

The Detroit Tigers plan to remain in Lakeland for at least another 20 years. After rumors that the team was considering other locations for its spring home, the city commissioners voted unanimously on Monday to approve a deal to keep the Tigers playing at Joker Marchant Stadium, the Lakeland Ledger said.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Missing: Lakeland man with Diabetes

Missing: Lakeland man with Diabetes The Lakeland Police Department is asking for the public's help locating a missing and endangered man.

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WCTV Tallahassee

Gov. Scott Appoints Judge J. Kevin Abdoney to the Tenth Judicial Circuit Court

Judge Abdoney, 43 of Lakeland, is currently a Polk County Court Judge. Prior to his appointment to the county court bench in 2008, he served as an Assistant Public Defender in Tampa and later as an Assistant State Attorney in the Tenth Circuit.

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Flight Journal

General Delivery

When I was a senior in high school in 1942, I took advantage of the Civilian Pilot Training Program and earned my pilots license flying Waco UPF- 7s and PT-17s off a red dusty Oklahoma airfield near my hometown.

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Sierra

Kids Kayak and Swimming, Wekiva Springs State Park Florida, Monday July 21, 2014

When and Where: Meet at Canoe Launch, Wekiva Springs State Park 745AM. How long: Expect to be on the way home by 3 PM.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Career criminal jailed for armed robbery dies in sleep

Career criminal jailed for armed robbery dies in sleep 54-year-old, Lakeland resident, Greg Mitchell Hughes, who was arrested on July 17, 2014 died in his sleep.

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