POLK COUNTY – A Lake Wales High School alumna and her mother are partnering up with hopes of investing $350,000 in downtown Lake Wales.
BARTOW – The Sahgal family, owners of the Firehouse Subs shop in Winter Haven for the past 12 years, recently opened a second location in Bartow at 280 E. Van Fleet Drive.
Golden Corral staff recently announced that a comprehensive remodel is underway to convert the group’s Winter Haven restaurant, located at 5722 Cypress Gardens Blvd., into the new “Gateway Model” – Golden Corral’s new prototype design package.
LAKE WALES – Corporate staff with the air filter manufacturing corporation Pamlico Air, based out of North Carolina, recently announced plans to expand into Lake Wales.
WINTER HAVEN – On Dec. 4, Lakeland Magic CEO Shelley Wilkes told the Winter Haven City Commission that AdventHealth had purchased naming rights for the city’s new fieldhouse and conference center. The $1.2 million contract will be valid for six years. The City of Winter Haven will receive 30…
WINTER HAVEN – The Winter Haven City Commission agreed to sell around $3.2 million of surplus land to Florida Caribbean Distillers staff Dec. 4 for the construction of an aluminum can manufacturing facility.
HAINES CITY — On Friday, Dec. 13, the Feltrim Group will hold a ribbon cutting celebration for the grand opening of its Feltrim Sports Village project.
WINTER HAVEN – On Nov. 4, the Winter Haven Planning Commission approved and recommended the city commission pass a new development at the corner of Cypress Gardens Boulevard and U.S. Highway 27 in the southeast area of town.
FROSTPROOF – A citrus corporation is expanding into Frostproof, staff announced to the Frostproof City Council Nov. 4, bringing with it upward of 90 jobs.
POLK COUNTY – According to a report recently prepared for the Florida Polytechnic University Board of Trustees by Dr. Rick Harper, of Economic Consulting Services, the university has a $289 million annual impact on the state and local economy.
FORT MEADE – Less than a year after President Donald Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill into law, making industrial hemp legal for interstate commerce, dozens of hemp farms have already been established across Florida.
The East Polk County Association of Realtors (EPCAR) Benefit Gala “Masquerade Ball” was held on Saturday, September 28, at the Lake Eva Event Center in Haines City.
WINTER HAVEN – To help address a shortage of primary care physicians in the area, $3.7 million from the Polk County Indigent Health Care Tax was budgeted toward helping BayCare Medical Group staff partner with Florida State University College of Medicine staff to create the Family Health Cen…
HAINES CITY – It is official — Carvana staff cleared another step toward constructing a 200,000 square-foot facility that may create more than 400 jobs over the next several years.