Need To Know

Dive into the census data on four historic districts in Lakeland.
There’s nothing wrong with being a know-it-all. Use this guide to be an informed resident of Lakeland.
Explore the leading economic drivers in Lakeland, from exciting, new technology to top leaders in growing and distributing delicious eats.
We’re recapping some major developments that broke ground or finished up in 2022.
Dive into the airport’s contributions to the economy by the numbers — and could passenger service be on the horizon?
A guide to must see attractions, restaurants, and shows for out of town guests in Lakeland, FL.
From media to government resources, check out this list of who you should be following if you live in Lakeland and want to keep up on the city’s goings on.
From cottage cheese to lottery tickets, there are some amazing things manufactured in Lakeland.
Here’s how Lakeland is nationally ranked in 13 important categories, including safety, home value, and places to start a business.
Weak or strong? Learn what type of mayor Lakeland has and why it matters.
What makes Lakeland the Swan City, and who built all of that Frank Lloyd Wright architecture? If you want to sound like a local or just brush up on your knowledge of Lakeland’s iconic and quirky history, this is for you.