Your LKLD Labor Day weekend

It’s the last holiday of the summer, and what better way to say “goodbye summertime” than with a grand ole national holiday? Spend your final hours in the summertime sunshine with a few of these tips on what’s going on in Lakeland:

While you were away…

As classes heat up again and universities rev into full gear, YLakeland wants to let ya’ll know some of the things you missed while you were gone those hot summer months. Mini donuts took desserts to a “hole” new level. Charlie’s Mini Donuts...

Fitness spotlight: Yoga Pointe

Let’s get to the Pointe.   As much as we love our foodie posts around here, there is so much to Lakeland beyond our tasteful restaurants. This week’s spotlight is on Yoga Pointe, the brainchild of owner and yogini Jana Whiddon. Located conveniently...

Community garden sprouts roots in Lakeland

The initiative of “buying local” is something we hold dear here at YLakeland. Instead of purchasing products produced and manufactured in other states and countries, we encourage buying goods from locals here in our lovely city of Lakeland. Buying local supports local...

9Round: a New Lakeland Knock-Out!

Want a full-body workout on your own time, without a class schedule? Don’t sweat it! Specialized fitness center 9Round, open July 17th, is a great new option. The gym is located at 2153 E. County Road 540A in the Publix Shopping Plaza and owned by Kristen and Eric...

Set sail with Hernando: a new playground comes to Lakeland

Commonly known as “La Florida” after his famed landing, Hernando de Soto was the Spanish Governor of Cuba in 1536 and lead explorer throughout the state of Florida. The man led an expedition through Florida to locate and chart a course for his army while searching for...