Posted inEvents Has Launched

It’s official. has launched. An estimated 100 people attended a launch party last night at Catapult Lakeland, which is where I work when I’m not working from home, news scenes or Lakeland’s coffee shops. Here is an approximation of my remarks (I spoke from notes rather than a written speech) followed by the slideshow […]

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Lakeland Crowned the Miss Florida Host

Local tourism folks made a big deal out of today’s announcement that the Miss Florida Scholarship Pageant is coming to Lakeland, but it turns out we could have learned the news on Facebook last week. Polk County and Lakeland Center officials posed for a photo posted on the Miss Florida Facebook page last Thursday with a caption […]