Each February, the Polk County History Center (PCHC) releases their annual evergreen guide called “Discovering Black History in Polk County.” The guide takes visitors through the exhibits, touching on the Black men and women who made history in Polk County and throughout Central Florida as p… Read more

If Brenda Joyce Patterson’s working title is Fine Arts and Adult Programming Librarian, then…

A world-traveled performer, accomplished educator, and leader promoting community growth and…

Laura Prazdnicane, 18-years-old, is a senior at All Saints Academy. She transcends academica…

“Our mission is to reach all kids, particularly those who need us the most to reach their fu…

Twenty-nine-year-old An’Drew Kamani Williams, aka Drew Willz, has created an ever-evolving brand centered around graphic art, clothing, coffee, matcha, and more. 16.92 Coffee Matcha Bar is in the business of bringing coffee and matcha drinks to Central Florida through the modernity and magic… Read more

This is an easy one, great for dessert, too ;)  Add one or two scoops of your favorite sorbet to a glass, add prosecco and cheers to the new year!  Ages 21+ please drink responsibly and never drink and drive.  

You’re invited to the next Catapult Kitchen pop-up! Food-centric entrepreneurs serve up their culinary concepts as a sales avenue and testing ground for recipes at the walk-up window overlooking Lake Mirror. Pop-up patrons can lounge in patio seating backdropped by the deliciously creative “Cultivate” mural by local artist Maegan Carroll while indulging in food prepared by budding local bu…