Saturday, November 28, 2020

Catapult propels Lakeland businesses

Samantha Zimmerman Catapult, which is known to many in the Lakeland community as simply a co-working space, strives to help local entrepreneurs kick-start their businesses...

Black & Brew 2: coming soon near you

Abby McHenry A second Black and Brew Coffee House and Bistro will be opening in the Lakeland Public Library on Lake Morton this fall. The...

Lakeland’s Mayor Debate

In the city of Lakeland, there are two strong, opposing campaigns launching full-force attempts to sway voters in Polk County. When they take to the...

Sandwich shop takes you back in time with old-fashioned favorites

By Katie Padgett Located less than five minutes from campus, the small yellow building with red awnings known as Subs ‘n Such is built to...

New Lakeland venue presents open opportunities for local artists

By Peter Edgar Over the past few months, Lakeland has blossomed in providing opportunities for community involvement, dining experiences and entertainment. With the recent opening...

The Golden Age arrives in Lakeland

By W James In the comics industry, the late 1930’s to late 50’s is called The Golden Age of comic books. That time is called...

Historic mansion turned trendy kitchen

By Katie Padgett If you’ve driven on South Florida Ave. in the past few months, you couldn’t have missed it. “Some people think it’s a church,...

Recent Articles

Toronto Raptors to make season debut in Tampa

Salvatore Ambrosino The National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Toronto Raptors are expected to tip off their season in Tampa’s Amalie Arena, according to a statement released...

Cuban-Americans tell stories of finding freedom

Written by: Vanessa Alvarez Editor's Note: This feature tells the stories of our writer's immediate family that fled from Cuba. President Donald Trump’s focus on Cuban-Americans...

Local Theaters Introduce New Safety Policies Due to Pandemic

Faith Miller The Polk Theatre, along with the CMX Cinema, previously known as the Cobb Theater, have both released new policies regarding COVID-19 and safety...

FSC introduces new canine counselor, Sophie

Sophie Talbert There is a new four-legged addition to the counseling center this fall. Sophie, a 3-year-old golden retriever, has already made an impact on...

National Independent Venue Association establishes #SaveOurStages

Kenzie Carlson The National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) has created a hashtag Save Our Stages as a part of a virtual festival to raise money...