The city of Lakeland is adding two more butterfly gardens to the four it already maintains in an effort to help restore the monarch butterfly population.
The store, which specializes in used and antiquarian books, will be around the corner from Pressed Books & Coffee.
The Polk Arts & Cultural Alliance is encouraging all to add art and cultural experiences to holiday shopping lists.
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Harrison School for the Arts incoming senior Janiyah McAllister, 17, of Davenport, is a semifinalist in the National High School…
MORE LAKELAND NEWS
- Lakeland’s new fee for youth leagues using city athletic fields will help fund their maintenance | Fox 13 News
- Grant will fund sports fields and restrooms at Lake Crago | The Ledger
- Burst water pipe and pavement issues at Wabash and 10th linked to ground settling | Bay News 9
- Lakeland veteran, 87, struggles with VA to get treatment for Korean War ailments | News Channel 8
- Roundabout project will keep Galloway-Sleepy Hill intersection closed through next week | ABC Action News
- Polk’s school district joins a lawsuit against e-cigarette company JUUL | 10 Tampa Bay
Auburndale is poised to approve the industrial park on Dec. 18, eliminating a prime parcel envisioned as a residential and retail center
The formerly sleepy airport has evolved into a high-tech hub. Airport officials are pursuing commercial passenger service next.
The Black Business Investment Corp. and Prospera are offering workshops and coaching sessions funded by a grant from the CRA.
Project managers thought it might be fixable, but once it was hoisted off the tracks and inspected, the damage was worse that it looked.
Lakeland Weighs Accepting $14.6 Million Payout from 3M and DuPont for PFAS ‘Forever Chemicals’ in City Water
The proposed settlement wouldn’t cover the cost of removing the chemicals, but joining cities that have opted out carries huge risks.
Cindy Collins is coming from Huntington, West Virginia, and brings knowledge about finding a venue’s niche.
Padgett Elementary’s Beth Ashmore is a veteran teacher who wants to ignite a spark in her students.
The theme of the cookbook is that food alone can’t sustain us; we also need faith and community to survive.
Government management veteran Rob Hernandez started in his new post Monday. He will earn $142,700 annually.
The family is raising funds and awareness in memory of philanthropist Carol Jenkins Barnett, who died of Alzheimer’s in 2021.
The new location offers primary care and family medicine. An emergency department is coming soon.
The PunchWorX program at the Kelly Recreation Center uses intense exercise to slow the progression of the degenerative disorder.
Polk County’s latest uptick in COVID-19 cases has peaked. The number of new cases has shown a downward trend over the last four weeks after increasing steadily over a four-month period, according to weekly tallies reported by the Florida Department of Health and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For the week ending…
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
The Polk Museum of Art at Florida Southern college today announced a $6 million, 10,000-square-foot expansion that will triple the gallery space and add classrooms and art labs. Here are some of the particulars: WHO: Polk Museum of Art at Florida Southern College WHAT: Major expansion and renovation – 10,000 square feet; $6 million; two stories WHEN: Construction begins later…
LTC (Ret) Richard Lloyd Lincoln (Dick) passed away on October 9, 2022. He was born on September 12, 1933 in…
Wayne Earl Brackin was born in Slocomb, Alabama on September 6, 1948 to Bunion Young Brackin & Mertie Jewel Smith…
William G. “Billy” Kirkland was born in Panama City, Florida on September 9, 1983, to William E. and Georgia B.…
William John Stieren, 93, of Lakeland died peacefully on Saturday, October 8, 2022. Bill was born in Springfield, IL on…
Elizabeth “Bettie” English, age 97, went home to be with the Lord on October 5, 2022. Bettie, born on August…