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We are a community driven site dedicated to Avon Park, Florida. Here you can find local events, articles, podcasts, free classifieds, announcements, businesses and so much more. Visit Avon Park, the "City of Charm" with its Mile Long Mall.

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Upcoming Events

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Jun

Lake Placid Farmers Market

Lake Placid Journal Plaza    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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22

Jun

Summer Reading Programs @ Highlands Libraries

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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

24

Jun

Heartland Library Cooperative: Mobile Library

Lorida Community Center    1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Heartland Library Cooperative: Mobile Library in Lorida

25

Jun

HCSO Therapy Dogs @ Libraries

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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

25

Jun

Summer Reading Programs @ Highlands Libraries

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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

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Jun

Avon Park Library Book & Cook

Avon Park Public Library    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Avon Park library will be hosting a book and cook program for readers. ...

Arbuckle Creek

Scenic Paddling through Natural Habitats

Arbuckle Creek

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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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Burn Ban Highlands County

May 30, 2024 1:06PM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities -

BURN BAN IN EFFECT IN HIGHLANDS COUNTY   Due to dry weather conditions over an extensive period resulting in a drought index rating exceeding...

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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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Health Alert: Blue-green Algal toxins

Apr 27, 2024 10:00PM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities -

Sharing this message for our community partners at Florida Department of Health in Highlands County:   The Florida Department of Health i...

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Scam Alert

Apr 27, 2024 9:55PM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities - Crime/Public Safety

Warrant scam still very active   Scammers are still calling residents claiming to be law enforcement and demanding money to prevent being...

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Polk County’s Water Needs

Apr 25, 2024 2:58PM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities -

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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Scam Alert

Apr 25, 2024 10:28AM By: Reposted by Central Florida Cities - Crime/Public Safety

Scammers are calling residents claiming to be from the Heartland National Bank Fraud Department. They are asking for account and personal information ...

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Government & Utilities

Avon Park Fire Department

Emergency: 911

Phone: (863) 453-6557

Highlands County Sheriff's Office

Emergency: 911

Phone: (863) 402-7200

Highlands County Courthouse

Phone: (863) 402-6830

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