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We’re highlighting the best kid-friendly activities that Lakeland, FL has to offer — complete with art classes, animal encounters, and outdoor fun.
Warning: This story has a bit of a sad ending.
Some gifts don’t fit under the tree.
Go for a swim in these public pools, water parks, and rental pools around Lakeland.
No matter what type of moms we have, they deserve to be celebrated this Mother’s Day.
Florida Thunderstorm Season runs from May 25-October 10 in West Central Florida. You don’t have to stay inside when rainy days come. Keep exploring Lakeland with these indoor activities.
This year’s summer reading program theme is “All Together Now,” highlighting community and kindness for all ages.
The results are in from the United Community Needs Assessment — see how Polk residents rate their quality of life in different categories.
As much as we wish they were a year-round decoration, they have to come down sometime.
In this guide to schools in Lakeland, we’ll explain all the options, including charter schools, school choice, demographics, enrollment information, and more.
From getting a permit to catering, we’ve got the details on how to plan a wedding, family reunion, or special occasion in a national park.
Daylight saving time has been around as early as 1918, and many legislators across the country are looking to change that.
Keep reading for our favorite local love story.