DENNIS ROSS: The recently retired congressman will join the GrayRobinson law firm’s Lakeland office and work in its Government Affairs and Lobbying Practice. The move will not affect his plans to direct Southeastern University’s American Center for Political Leadership.
DYNAMO: Lakelander Brogan Paul acts, dances, cheers, and has modeled for Gap Kids and New York Fashion Week. The 11 year-old has Down Syndrome and proudly self-advocates during her busy life. Her parents strive to help her try whatever interests her.
DEBUT: Local singer-songwriter Michael McArthur will debut his new album “Ever Green, Ever Rain” Saturday at the Polk Theater with a six-piece band. Lakeland singer-songwriters Van Plating and Kit Allen Wiley will open the show at 8 pm.
DEFUNCT: Bosko’s Clubhouse Grill is closing at the Cleveland Golf Course. It’s the third restaurant in recent years to attempt to make a go at the golf course and close.