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Half Off Feline Adoption Fee’s at SPCA Florida Campus

October 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Half Off Feline Adoption Fee’s at SPCA Florida Campus

Lakeland, FL — Monday, October 19th through Sunday, October 25th, SPCA Florida hopes to find forever homes to its’ many cats and kittens by offering half-off feline adoption fees. “We are at our limit for capacity for care,” said Shelley Thayer, Executive Director for SPCA Florida. “COVID has made it challenging for many of our…

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Community and Staff Forums Scheduled Next Week (Oct. 19 – 22) as Part of Superintendent Search

October 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Community and Staff Forums Scheduled Next Week (Oct. 19 – 22) as Part of Superintendent Search

Polk County Public Schools will be hosting a series of forums next week for employees and community members to share their thoughts on what’s needed in our next superintendent. In August, Superintendent Jacqueline Byrd announced her retirement, which is now effective June 30, 2021. PCPS has contracted with the Florida School Boards Association to conduct…

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Lakeland Regional Health Provides Updates On Testing and Other COVID-19 Data

October 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Lakeland Regional Health Provides Updates On Testing and Other COVID-19 Data

Lakeland, FL – Lakeland Regional Health has seen a steady volume of COVID-19 patients over the last week at its Medical Center. Right now, we have 50 COVID-19 positive patients in our Medical Center and 10 COVID-19 patients awaiting testing results. While the state of Florida enters Phase 3 of reopening and Winter Haven and…

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Rossiter & Cummaro Enterprise Executives Deliver Essential Supplies to The Cygnet School

October 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Rossiter & Cummaro Enterprise Executives Deliver Essential Supplies to The Cygnet School

Rossiter & Cummaro Enterprise (RCE) Executives delivered much needed supplies to The Cygnet Schoolon Thursday October 8, 2020. RCE did not hesitate a minute to embrace and to join Lakeland Chamber ofCommerce’s #ReopenLakeland movement, an initiative from “I Love Lakeland”. “We are grateful for the opportunity to support The Cygnet School thru our CRRT program…

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Polk County Visitor Center Hosts Flea and Farmers Market on Thursdays, Beginning Oct. 29

October 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Polk County Visitor Center Hosts Flea and Farmers Market on Thursdays, Beginning Oct. 29

Davenport, FL (Oct. 9, 2020) — Central Florida’s Visitor Information Center (CFVIC) in Davenport will host a weekly Flea and Farmers Market beginning Thursday, Oct. 29, and continuing through May 6, 2021.  This will be the seventh year for the seasonal market, held Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. A variety of vendors are…

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Polk County Visitor Center Hosts Free Trick-or-Treating Event on Saturday, Oct. 24

October 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Polk County Visitor Center Hosts Free Trick-or-Treating Event on Saturday, Oct. 24

BOGO Ticket Specials: Buy one discounted LEGOLAND® Florida Resort or Bok Tower Gardens ticket and get one free, for tickets purchased at the visitor center on the day of the event. Davenport, FL (Oct. 9, 2020) – Central Florida’s Visitor Information Center (CFVIC) will host the trick-or-treating event “Ghosts, Goblins & Goodies” on Saturday, Oct.…

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Bonnet Springs Park Receives Gift From David Jenkins

October 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Bonnet Springs Park Receives Gift From David Jenkins

Lakeland, FL., October 8, 2020 – David Jenkins, the youngest son of Publix founder George W. Jenkins, announced a generous legacy gift to honor his parents’ philanthropic spirit. The George W. Jenkins Outdoor Kitchen and Anne MacGregor Jenkins Rooftop Garden are set to open in 2021 at Bonnet Springs Park. “Carol and I are so…

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Lakeland Regional Health Earns Most Wired Status for Sixth Time

October 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Lakeland Regional Health Earns Most Wired Status for Sixth Time

Lakeland, FL – Lakeland Regional Health is one of 2020’s Digital Health Most Wired hospital and health systems, as announced this morning by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives. This is the sixth time that Lakeland Regional Health has earned Most Wired recognition. Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center achieved Level 7 Acute, one of…

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RP Funding Center’s 2nd Annual Holiday Decorating Contest Calls on Local Partners to Raise Money for United Way of Central Florida

October 7, 2020 | Comments Off on RP Funding Center’s 2nd Annual Holiday Decorating Contest Calls on Local Partners to Raise Money for United Way of Central Florida

LAKELAND, FL – The RP Funding Center will be hosting its 2nd Annual City of Lakeland Holiday Tree Decorating Contest as a fundraiser for United Way of Central Florida! Last year, with only city departments participating, 14 trees lined the halls of the RP Funding Center, adding holiday cheer while also creating unity. The competition was…

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Movers for Military Campaign

October 7, 2020 | Comments Off on Movers for Military Campaign

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Lakeland, Kissimmee, and East Orlando are proud to organize their 1st annual Movers for Military® collection drive. Campaign will run: Monday, October 5, 2020 – Friday, November 6, 2020 Movers for Military will support veteran families across the Orlando VA System. Items Needed: Top Priority Items High Need Items •…

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