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Auburndale Speedway Event

Auburndale Speedway Event

mag863 November 20, 2017 0

WPCV 97.5 / Coca-Cola Gobbler 150 November 25, 2017 Gates Open: 5 p.m. Start Time: 7 p.m. Event Information: WPCV 97.5 / Coca-Cola Gobbler 150 Sunshine State Challenge Series Super Late Models Also V-8

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Polk Theatre – Then and Now.

Polk Theatre – Then and Now.

mag863 October 19, 2017 0

The Polk Theatre was built during a golden age in the United States – the stock market had yet to crash (though the boom had ended in Florida) and the clouds of World War

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Haunted House and Halloween Industry Now a $10 Billion Industry

Haunted House and Halloween Industry Now a $10 Billion Industry

mag863 October 7, 2017 0

(StatePoint) Halloween is big business. The commerce of Halloween in the U.S. should exceed $10 billion during the 2017 season, according to Hauntworld.com, the industry’s leading website. That’s a lot of candy, costumes, decorations

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Why Can’t We Figure Out Flood Prevention?

Why Can’t We Figure Out Flood Prevention?

mag863 August 29, 2017 0

August brings poignance to the politics of floodwater management in low-lying cities along the Gulf of Mexico. It’s the anniversary of Katrina, the 2005 hurricane that triggered the second-most catastrophic engineering failure in human

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Why Can Florida Adults With Mental Illness Still Buy Guns?

Why Can Florida Adults With Mental Illness Still Buy Guns?

mag863 June 7, 2016 0

After every tragic, gun-related suicide the question inevitably arises: Why, in a country that purportedly mandates background checks and champions mental health, was a suicidal person permitted to purchase a firearm? Now, a new

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Rising Seas Are Pushing Too Much Salt Into The Florida Everglades

Rising Seas Are Pushing Too Much Salt Into The Florida Everglades

mag863 May 25, 2016 0

The Florida Everglades is a swampy wilderness the size of Delaware. In some places along the road in southern Florida, it looks like tall saw grass to the horizon, a prairie punctuated with a

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Sinkhole Discovery Suggests Humans Were in Florida 14,500 Years Ago

Sinkhole Discovery Suggests Humans Were in Florida 14,500 Years Ago

mag863 May 15, 2016 0

A stone knife, mastodon bones and fossilized dung found in an underwater sinkhole show that humans lived in north Florida about 14,500 years ago, according to new research that suggests the colonization of the

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For 1st Time Since 1978, U.S. Cruise Docks in Cuba

For 1st Time Since 1978, U.S. Cruise Docks in Cuba

mag863 May 2, 2016 0

The first U.S. cruise ship in nearly 40 years crossed the Florida Straits from Miami and docked in Havana Harbor on Monday, restarting commercial travel on waters that served as a stage for a

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President Barack Obama Reveals Executive Actions on Gun Control During Emotional Press Conference

President Barack Obama Reveals Executive Actions on Gun Control During Emotional Press Conference

mag863 January 5, 2016 0

After weeks of speculation surrounding the possibility of President Barack Obama issuing executive actions on the nation’s dire need for a stronger focus on gun control, Obama revealed his plans to help reduce the

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Polk County’s Worst Hotel… Lakeland’s Regal Grand Lakeside Inn

Polk County’s Worst Hotel… Lakeland’s Regal Grand Lakeside Inn

mag863 October 5, 2015 0

When business sucks, rebrand. Must be the first thing that Regal Grand Lakeside Inn owner George Chiang thinks when he wakes up at 2PM every afternoon before he slips on his 80s style Miami

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