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Michigan Golf Live video hits the airways, internet

What happens when a film crew visits just a sliver of what Central Florida’s Polk County has to offer? Folks in the Upper Midwest found out on Sept. 22 thanks to a Michigan Golf Live. Filming at the Club at Eaglebrooke, Streamsong Resort, Peebles Barbecue, Publix...

Holloway Park event largest of its kind in the state

Nearly 5,000 runners – from elementary school aged through college – took to the rough and ready terrain of Holloway Park to test their mettle against the best the state could muster. This is the second year the flrunners.com Invitational was held at Holloway Park,...

Visit Florida releases 2018 tourism statistics

For the first half of 2018, tourism numbers were strong The Visit Florida research department recently released the statistics on the state’s tourism industry for the first half of 2018 – and the numbers are good. According to the report, tourism was up 5.9 percent in...
Bicycling as a vehicle for community building

Bicycling as a vehicle for community building

If your idea of time on the bicycle means pedaling like mad, this one ain’t for you. But if you’d like to add a leisurely bike ride into the mix – as well as a water ski show, a photo to share with your friends and perhaps a pint and a bite at a local microbrewery –...