Runners start the Red Ribbon Half Marathon along Lake Avenue behind the Lake Mirror Center this morning. More than 500 runners were registered to participate in the run sponsored by InnerAct Alliance. Full gallery
In the Dr. Scissorshands pumpkin-carving exhibition at the downtown Lakeland curb market on Saturday, local surgeons and physicians displayed their artistic skills using medical and other tools. The resulting jack-o’-lanterns were auctioned, with proceeds benefiting Arms for Asher, which helps a local Spinal Muscular Atrophy patient.
For the 11th year, the Polk Theatre presented “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” accompanied by live dancers on Halloween weekend. Here is a backstage look of the standing-room-only production as seen by photographer David Dickey.