• The page width slimmed down from 12 inches to 11 inches, undoubtedly related to the recently implemented and hopefully lucrative contract to print the Orlando Sentinel.
  • The Business section moved from the back of the Sports section to its own section front, a good move.
  • UPDATE: With Madison Fantozzi leaving to become director of creative communications at Polk State College, Eric Pera is taking over the education beat for now. No word on whether it will become his full-time beat. “No final decisions have been made,” Editor Lenore Devore says.

Did anybody notice other changes?

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Barry Friedman founded Lkldnow.com in 2015 as the culmination of a career in print and digital journalism. Since 1982, he has used the tools of reporting, editing and content curation to help people in Lakeland understand their community better.

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