Monday, August 3, 2020
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27 spins tapestry in Lakeland

Ashley Augusty The creative team at Twenty Seven Community is making a name for themselves here in Lakeland. The company specializes in reasonably priced handcrafted...

Student Spotlight: Sarah Bauman

Abby McHenry Junior Sarah Bauman traveled to Bimini in the Bahamas over fall break and researched sharks and other ocean species at the Bimini Biological...

Catapult propels Lakeland businesses

Samantha Zimmerman Catapult, which is known to many in the Lakeland community as simply a co-working space, strives to help local entrepreneurs kick-start their businesses...

Emily Wainio-Oato: Passion for Spanish

Abby McHenry Florida Southern senior Emily Wainio-Oato’s passion for the Spanish language and culture blend perfectly with her Elementary Education and Spanish majors.   In high...

FSC Now Serving Uncle Nick’s Bagels

Florida Southern's Tutu’s Cybercafe began serving New York style bagels from Uncle Nick’s a locally owned business this past Monday. The shop was started by cousins...

Art Crawl showcases contemporary artists

Sarah Oulman  The seventh annual Art Crawl transformed Downtown Lakeland with its music, art and vendors on Nov. 2 in Munn Park.  The Art Crawl, which...

Local Charity Serves the Lakeland Area

Founded in 2011, the Amici Charity aims to keep residents of Polk County above the poverty level by assisting financially struggling individuals and families. Tony...

Alex Zimmer: Legal Intern

 Abby McHenry  Junior criminology major and pre-law studies minor Alex Zimmer is a legal intern at the state attorney’s office at the courthouse in Bartow,...

Black & Brew 2: coming soon near you

Abby McHenry A second Black and Brew Coffee House and Bistro will be opening in the Lakeland Public Library on Lake Morton this fall. The...

Ann Kast Internship

By Catherine Cervone It’s not often you get to combine both subjects you’re studying into one internship, but Ann Kast was lucky enough to do...

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Top six Netflix suggestions for quarantine free time

Nathalie Moreno Now that most of Florida Southern's students are stuck at home for most of the day, people...

Refund checks come out as students face unemployment amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Taylor Wilson Florida Southern students received an email from Dr. Anne B. Kerr on Apr. 1, regarding the status...

Local restaurants offer additional takeout options during safer-at-home order

Sarah Oulman Curbside pickup and delivery options are appearing across Lakeland in an effort to encourage customers to support...

Wellness Center staff weighs in on staying active at home

Jillian Kurtz During this time, the fitness community has discovered new ways to keep encouraging others to be active...
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Twenty Seven owner encourages people to stay at home and shop online

Abby McHenry Small business owners have had to limit hours or close altogether due to Coronavirus concerns. Jenna O’Brien,...