Lakeland’s largest annual LGBTQ event drew a large crowd to Munn Park to celebrate; a few protesters showed up, too
Superintendent Frederick Heid recommended delaying a possible proclamation until October, so PCPS can develop an ‘equitable’ review process.
Superintendent recommends creating an ‘equitable and consistent’ process for proclamations. October is LGBTQ History Month.
Events have been canceled in several other cities amid unease about new laws regarding ‘adult performances’ and LGBTQ+ issues.
Teachers have until the beginning of the next school year to complete a review of books in their classrooms following changes by the Florida Legislature.
The men, most of them masked, carried Nazi symbols and displayed signs that were anti-gay and anti-Semitic.
Lakeland Mayor Bill Mutz and the board of directors of Lakeland Christian School agreed during a recent board meeting that he should resign from the panel following his June 20 reading at a City Commission meeting of a proclamation recognizing June as LGBTQ Pride Month.
The Polk County School Board meeting room was awash in rainbow colors Tuesday evening for the district’s annual Pride Proclamation.