Food & Fun in Bartow, FL

For self-driving vehicles to succeed, they’ll have to earn people’s trust—and predict their behavior.

FREE WiFi is now available on HART buses! HART riders can now check emails, stream music or crush candy on their commute with free WiFi ...

The sign is a different color so that people will remember. That's what Haines City Manager Jonathan Evans said Thursday during the dedication as the road

NASA is once again marking a series of somber anniversaries and remembering 17 astronauts who died in the three tragedies.

This tool will help you learn about the risk of getting HIV or transmitting HIV to someone else and also how to lower that risk.

Come and see the new draft of the 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP). We want your comments on how well the draft plan addresses our travel needs for the next 25 years.

Help Us End Childhood Hunger
No Kid Hungry No child should go hungry in America, but 1 in 6 kids will face hunger this year. Using proven, practical solutions, No Kid Hungry is ending childhood hunger today by ensuring that kids start the day with a nutritious breakfast and families learn the skills they need to shop and cook on a budget. When we all work together, we can make sure kids get the healthy food they need. No Kid Hungry is a…

Break the Grip of the Rip
We all love the beach in the summer. The sun, the sand, and the surf. But just because we're having fun, doesn't mean we can forget about safety.
Rip currents account for 80% of beach rescues, and can be dangerous or deadly if you don't know what to do.
Know before you go. Check local beach forecasts before you head to the beach, and always swim near lifeguards. Look for any warning signs or flags. If…

BCC Board Meeting and Work Session videos dated October 20, 2015 to present are also available by viewing the meeting calendar .

We are collecting citizen feedback for our Pledge to Slow Down campaign. Do you see drivers going over the speed limit on Polk County roads? Let us know by marking the location on this map and TPO Staff will attempt to visit as many of the locations as possible to place Pledge to Slow Down lawn signs. Add your comment to the map. If you would like to make a general comment, do it here.

Increasing potassium in our diets as well as cutting down on salt will reduce blood pressure levels and the risk of stroke, say studies in the British Medical Journal.

Common Sense Media editors help you choose Books That Build Self-Esteem. Growing up is hard work, but these books can help.