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MONUMENT: With donations to move the Confederate monument away from Munn Park hovering below $9,000, artist/author Fred Koehler is organizing creatives to donate their skills for a fund-raising auction | Facebook

DINING: Nineteen61 owner Marcos Fernandez has scored a hit with his Latin-flavored, fast-casual Dixieland restaurant D’Lucas, says critic Eric Pera, who awards 4 1/2 stars for the food.

MLB: Three Lakelanders picked up in the MLB draft include FSC pitcher Logan Browning, a Lakeland Christian grad, going to the Red Sox and George Jenkins teammates Brady Allen picked up by the Yankees and Brandon Howlett heading to the Red Sox.

THINGS TO DO: Juneteenth observance Saturday | 1968 music tribute Saturday | Miss Polk Gay Pride June 11 and PolkPride events June 13-16