Updates on The Baron Community
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There are some organizations in Lakeland doing incredible things for the community at large. The PACE Polk Center for Girls is at the forefront of these nonprofits. We sat down with Ellen Katzman, the current executive director of PACE Polk, to discuss the exciting future ahead.
Armature Works is a 73,000 square foot space that hosts multiple quick-bite restaurants, coffee shops, a small market, a coworking space, event rooms, and large shared outdoor and indoor common areas.
What does it take to move a city forward? It starts with a vision, and the leadership to keep the fire alive. It takes grit and determination mixed with compassion and connection. It requires thousands of helping hands, year after year. And in the case of our city, it...
It’s no surprise to those who live here: Lakeland and the surrounding area has a big heart, and we gave 46% more than the national average.
Weddings, graduation parties, business events, and private cooking lessons. Chinese Pho stations, tapas, and 48-hour marinated brisket. The list goes on.
The City of Lakeland knows how valuable public art can be, so a pilot project is being launched on the intersection of E. Main Street and Ingraham Avenue.
When we interviewed the ladies of Shay & Co hair salon at Dixieland Mall, we had no idea they were filled with answers to some of life’s toughest questions.
20 Lake Wire is a former police station beautifully remodeled into class A creative office space. The property offers a downtown location with lakefront views. Located directly on Lake Wire and adjacent to the downtown post office, this property provides a downtown location just steps away from the hustle and bustle of Munn Park.
Real statistics pointing to positive economic growth, a proposed plan for Dixieland, the revitalization of the Lake Wire area, and more.
Economic reports proving we’re on the rise, a new local music venue, a bootcamp to help you launch your business, and more!
Every once in awhile you stumble across people that make you ask, “How do they do it?” Well, we stumbled on a whole family of ‘em. Meet the Mundells.
A tap room, a microbrewery, an arcade, and a food truck lot: what more could you ask for? The perfect Lakeland hangout is being built on lovely Lake Wire.
An inside look at The Lakeland Shirt Club, a teaser from Catapult 2.0, the Lakelander Made Downtown party, and a heartwarming Christmas story.
There seems to be one never-changing law of the universe you can always count on: everyone loves a t-shirt. And even better, everyone loves a t-shirt that shows off something they are proud to represent. That’s why the Lakeland Shirt Club is taking off -- everyone in...
Rumor has it Wilma Taylor of Taylor Alterations is filled with wonderful stories of business successes and past trials, so I had to find out for myself.
The entire field of journalism, mass media, and reporting has been completely destroyed and rebuilt in the past five years. It used to be just a few major nationwide networks on TV and one local powerhouse newspaper. Now, thousands of websites, brands, and individuals...
A bouldering gym, a commercial kitchen for restaurant concepts, a unique gastropub in a historic building, a renovation of a beloved downtown location, and more!
Lakeland has always been excited about bringing the sport of rock climbing closer to the city. Now, Boulder Lakeland is starting to make that happen.
We all know it, but now the rest of the world knows it too. Lakeland joins powerhouse cities like Denver and Nashville as one of the best places to move.
The clanging of silverware, the laughter of children, and the scraping of chairs pushed away from the table to “make room for more” are heard all day long.
We sat down with Andy McEntire, founder of Indie Atlantic Films in Lakeland, Florida, to find out what makes this full service production company so successful.
At its core, real estate is about one simple thing: partnerships. Let’s learn about the three types of leases that make these partnerships effective.
In Lakeland, where art is quickly becoming an integral part of the culture, one local music tutoring studio is gearing up to make an impact.
During the 20 years Baron Realty has been in business, we’ve seen three common mistakes commercial real estate investors make, over and over.
Each year, the Business Observer out of Tampa, FL, publishes a list of the top business owners, leaders, and entrepreneurs inside the central florida area.
Baron Realty is leasing the beautiful Westminster Church on Florida Ave to Grace City Church, and, the parish room will be home to The Lakeland Institute for Learning!
Dixieland Mall is starting to attract a certain type of high quality clientele, and property managers want to continue the positive trend towards creativity and building.
Light peeked out from the sides of the storefront window where dozens of pastel balloons made bulges in the brown paper masking the two people working within.
A short while ago in a parking lot not so far away, Lakelanders gathered for a new midweek farmers market just behind Dixieland Village. The streets were packed.