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Aerospace Center for Excellence Introduces Internship Programs

Lakeland, FL, October 14, 2021 – We are excited to announce the ACE SkyLab Innovation Center Collegiate Internship and High School Junior Internship Programs. This scaffolded internship initiative offers future aerospace and aviation professional’s hands-on training and on the job experience in a laboratory setting. Here, interns and junior interns alike can engage, educate, and…

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Leadership Bartow Class XIX Announced

Continuing the tradition of excellence, our Bartow Chamber Leadership Program, we are pleased to announce the class members of our newest Leadership Bartow class, Class XIX: Class members include: Terry Beacham, Bartow Executive Airport; Ana Bonilla, Polk County Board of County Commissioners; Tim Bosetti, A-C-T Environmental & Infrastructure; Melody Boston, Watson Clinic LLP; Stacey Bryant,…

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Award-Winning Animator to Speak to Students at SEU

LAKELAND, Fla. – Award-winning animator, artist and creative director Dominic Carola will be speaking at Southeastern University’s Communication Day, held by the College of Arts & Media on Monday, October 18. Carola will be speaking on the topic of “Creativity: Flexibility and Faith,” and leading three sessions. The event will be hosted on Southeastern’s Lakeland…

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Up Up and Away Hot Air Balloon Festival Takes to the Sky May 6th – 8th, 2022 in Lakeland, FL

October 13, 2021 Lakeland, Florida: Up Up and Away Florida Hot Air Balloon Festival takes to the sky May 6th-8th, 2022 in Lakeland Florida. Hosted by Up Up and Away Florida, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, this aerial event brings the spectacle and grace of evening twilight hot air balloon glows plus early morning and…

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Polk County Visitor Center Hosts Free Trick-or-Treating Event on Saturday, Oct. 30

Davenport, FL (Oct. 8, 2021) – Central Florida’s Visitor Information Center (CFVIC) will host the trick-or-treating event “Ghosts, Goblins & Goodies” on Saturday, Oct. 30. This FREE, family-friendly event will take place from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. including trick-or-treating, a pumpkin carving contest (see entry details below) and local vendors. Costumes are welcome. Attendees…

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Cool Your Jets, the Holiday Fly-In Festival & Car Show Returns to SUN ‘n FUN

Lakeland, FL, October 12, 2021 – The Holiday Fly-In Festival and Car Show on December 3rd and 4th will be “plane” fun! The two-day fly-in/drive-in event will captivate you with a showplane area, car show, live music, and so much more. Held on the SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus at the Lakeland Linder International Airport,…

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Harrison School For The Arts to Host Visual Arts Exhibit

Harrison School for the Arts is pleased to host the Visual Arts Exhibit beginning on Thursday, October 14th at 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the art gallery. Join us for an opportunity to see Harrison student artwork hanging in our gallery. This event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. …

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Harrison School For The Arts To Host Wind Symphony

Harrison School for the Arts is pleased to host the Wind Symphony on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the main theatre. The Wind Symphony will be performing selections including Second Suite in F (Holst),  Shepherd’s Hey (Grainger), Song for Lyndsay (Boysen), as well as other standards from the concert band repertoire. The…

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Lakeland Regional Health’s Tim Boynton Named One of Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Emerging Leaders

Lakeland, FL – Tim Boynton, MBA, Lakeland Regional Health Vice President of Development and Chief Public Relations and Communications Officer is among Modern Healthcare’s 2021 class of Top 25 Emerging Leaders. Modern Healthcare annually honors emerging leaders all age 40 or under. “The roller-coaster ride of the COVID-19 pandemic—now more than 18 months long and…

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Schedule of Upcoming Community Assessment Team Meetings

Community Assessment Teams will be holding meetings in the coming weeks to discuss the latest strategies for helping schools following state turnaround plans. These teams are comprised of parents, educators, local government and business representatives, and community activists. They conduct meetings and explore ways to boost student academic performance as well as support the needs…

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