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NO FUNDS: Gov. Rick Scott has vetoed $800k that the city of Lakeland had anticipated to add boardwalks and other improvements at its soon-to-open Se7en Wetlands hiking, birding and conservation area | Grand-opening info

NO DIRECTOR: The city is still searching for a community development director to replace Jim Studiale, who retired in October. City Manager Tony Delgado has sought a new round of applicants in his quest to find a director with economic development experience.. So far, 64 of 136 applicants meet the minimum requirements.

COACH: Meet Mike Donnelly, Florida Southern College’s men’s basketball coach | Review the Mocs’ 21-11 season