STREET RACING: Two locals mothers have launched a campaign against street racing, prompted by the deaths of their children who died when the car they were in was hit by a racer who had crossed the center line on U.S. 98 North. The racer was recently sentenced to 30 years in prison. | Fox 13 News

FIRST RESPONDERS: The owners of Sub Hub on Kathleen Road are enabling customers to pay it forward to first responders by pre-buying their lunches | Fox 13 News

FLOODING: A resident of a subdivision off West Pipkin Road is seeking help for flooding that she says is caused by poor drainage at a nearby apartment complex | News Channel 8 text and video

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Barry Friedman founded 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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