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2018 Economic Forecast Breakfast

LAKELAND, FLORIDA (November 6, 2017) – “The ‘human condition’ is always to push forward for the better and economics is the study of that process.” Chief Economist Brian Wesbury of First Trust Advisors, L.P., a nationally recognized economist, will return as our guest speaker for the 31st Annual Economic Forecast Breakfast on Thursday, January 18, […]

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2018 Economic Forecast Evening

One of Nation’s Top Economists, Brian Wesbury, to Present National Forecast at EDC Event  Wesbury, of First Trust Advisors, L.P., to present in Melbourne January 18, 2018.  Space Coast, FL (December 13, 2017) – With more launches than ever before, a budding commercial space industry, and an increasingly diversified industry base, it’s safe to say that […]

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Red Ribbon 5K Run 2016

Saturday, November 12th, marked the 4th Annual InnerAct Alliance Red Ribbon Half Marathon and 5K Run at Lakeland’s downtown Lake Mirror. The first ever role of Corporate Challenge Team, was offered to Allen & Company.  This was an opportunity to challenge other companies to enter with a corporate team, thus encouraging more participation and contributions […]

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My Story | Elizabeth Smart

The abduction of Elizabeth Smart was one of the most followed child abduction cases of our time. At the tender age of 14, just before celebrating her middle school graduation, Elizabeth went to sleep in her family home just as she had always done. Awakened hours later to a knife held roughly against her throat, […]

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Troy Garcia Awarded AFI Volunteer of the Year

By Eric Pera LAKELAND – Alliance for Independence celebrated its 62nd anniversary Tuesday night with a dinner and silent auction at The Lakeland Center. The annual fundraiser drew approximately 370 guests who helped celebrate the Lakeland-based nonprofit that serves people with developmental disabilities with a day program that instills independence along with an appreciation of […]

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