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Ovation Bistro & Bar Restaurants in Polk County – Davenport, Winter Haven and Lakeland, is a family-owned business operated by brothers Joel and Fernando Rodriguez. 

 A new Winter Haven restaurant is focusing on one of the biggest trends in the food industry – custom charcuterie boards. Let’s Wine About It: Featuring Cured Charcuterie opened last month in downtown and it’s already gaining popularity. From a quick grab and go for downtown businesses to a …

The city of Haines City has announced the promotion of Brandi Lane to public records manager. Lane has worked for Haines City since 2019, and previously served as secretary to the City Commission and City Clerk’s Office. During her tenure, Lane has been involved in city elections, as well as…

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Florida’s vital tourism industry could start to experience an uptick midway through 2021, although foreign travel will continue to lag for several years, according to information posted online Nov. 24 by state analysts.

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Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center held its “Mr. Central Florida” event Oct. 29, with Polk County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Jim Ostojic claiming the honor. According to a social media post, Ostojic raised more than $80,000, which broke all previous records.

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Geanie Folder formerly worked in a nursing home but has long had a love of vintage items, so she started a vintage market called The Beatnik Exchange in Lakeland as a side-hustle.

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Partly cloudy skies early with heavy thunderstorms developing this afternoon. Heavy and torrential downpours at times. High 93F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near an inch.


Thunderstorms this evening followed by occasional showers overnight. Low near 75F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%.


Showers and thunderstorms. High near 85F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70%.