For the first time since 2004, Lakeland has two stores specializing in vinyl records, and they’re located within eight blocks of each other in the downtown area. While they emphasize slightly different niches, both were opened by entrepreneurs enthusiastic to share new and vintage music. Here’s a quick look at what to expect at both stores. More
The four-day event that brought 1,500 Florida students to Lakeland ends Wednesday with a 10 a.m. awards ceremony at The Lakeland Center.
The red brick building at Florida Avenue and Olive Street where the Purity Ice Co. was established in 1933 has been vacant for at least 10 years, owner Greg Sanoba says. It is being cleaned this week as part of his effort to attract a tenant.
Drivers will face some obstacles moving through downtown Lakeland next week. CSX maintenance work will close railroad intersections at Missouri, Kentucky, Massachusetts and Ingraham Avenues starting Tuesday afternoon. More