DUI: Drunken driving arrests in Polk have declined 50 percent over five years, and LPD says one reason is because its DUI unit went from four officers to one for awhile.
BICYCLIST DEATH: Bike rider Kenneth J. Cecere, who was involved in a crash downtown on Friday, died in the hospital.
Ricardo Earl Coterillo of Lakeland, riding north on Walt Williams Road around 7 a.m., was unable to avoid a southbound 2014 pickup that turned left into his path, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
MACY’S: Sluggish sales puts the department store chain’s Lakeland Square store on a list of locations that might close.
BICYCLIST INJURED: An Auburndale bicycle rider crossing against traffic in the busy Florida Avenue-US 98 intersection during the noon hour is in grave condition after he was hit by a motorist who was unable to stop in time, police said.
WIZARD OF OZ: An exhibit based on the classic movie is coming to Explorations V children’s museum Oct. 11 to Jan. 8.
D.W. BLUES: A soulful pianist who draws comparisons with Ray Charles has become a regular at The Pink Piano.
Clients log the miles, then view the scenic terrain via their computer screen.
Commercial brokerage JLL is handling the 4,470-acre tract for Williams Acquisition Holding Co. LLC.
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