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We are a community driven site dedicated to Lake Wales Florida. Here you can find local events, articles, podcasts, free classifieds, announcements, businesses and so much more.

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Summer Reading Programs @ Highlands Libraries

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Each branch will have fun, free activities in June & July 2024. ...

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Summer Reading Programs @ Highlands Libraries

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Each branch will have fun, free activities in June & July 2024. ...

23

Jul

HCSO Therapy Dogs @ Libraries

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The HCSO Therapy Dogs will be at all three libraries this summer! ...

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Jul

Summer Reading Programs @ Highlands Libraries

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Each branch will have fun, free activities in June & July 2024. ...

24

Jul

HCSO Therapy Dogs @ Libraries

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The HCSO Therapy Dogs will be at all three libraries this summer! ...

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HCSO Therapy Dogs @ Libraries

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The HCSO Therapy Dogs will be at all three libraries this summer! ...

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How well do you know Central Florida?

Central Florida is home to a consderable number of entertainment themed locations and industries. How well do you know them?

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What Breed is that Puppy?

Everyone loves puppies, but are you able to name what breed each of these cuties are?

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What Skyline is That?

Can you name the Florida City from the skyline alone?

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Famous Destinations and Where to Find Them

You've probably heard of most or all of these famous tourist attractions in Central Florida, but do you know where they actually are?

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Who said it?

Many quotations that we are absolutely sure are from one source are actually said by someone entirely different.  We've listed some of the most often misattributed quotes, do you know who actually said them?

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Can You Name all of These Countries Flags?

How much do you really know about the different flags across the world? 

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Polk County Burn Ban

May 30, 2024 1:02PM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities -

 POLK BURN BAN STILL IN EFFECT!        PCFR would like to remind the public that there is a burn ban in effect...

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Hurricane Preparedness week

May 6, 2024 5:48PM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities -

    Today is the first day of Hurricane Preparedness Week! With the start of hurricane season a month away, now is the time to assess ...

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Polk County’s Water Needs

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April is Water Conservation Month, which makes it a good time to talk about Polk County’s water forecast and the Polk Regional Water Cooper...

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Detectives investigating shooting in Avon Park

Apr 23, 2024 11:32AM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities - Crime/Public Safety

Detectives investigating shooting in Avon Park Posted on Fri, Apr 19, 2024, 11:30 AM EDT AVON PARK -- Highlands County Sheriff's Office detec...

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Polk County Fire Rescue Promotes Safe Haven for Newborns in Polk

Sep 25, 2023 8:56PM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities -

BARTOW, Fla. (September 21, 2023) – Polk County Fire Rescue (PCFR) has partnered with A Safe Haven for Newborns foundation to promote the s...

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Road Closures in Polk County

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Bartow, Fla. (September 20, 2023) — Heavy construction projects continue to slow Polk drivetimes. The following is the latest countywide tr...

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Government & Utilities

Lake Wales Police Department

Emergency: 911

Phone: (863) 678-4223

Lake Wales Fire Department

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Phone: (863) 678-4203

Polk County Sheriff’s Office

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Phone: (863) 298-6200

Polk County Courthouse

Phone: (863) 534-4000

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