We told you in January that a new tea shop would replacing Smoke Shop Tobacco and Pipes at 714 N. Mills Avenue , but they are finally ready to open now. RoyalTea (Website) will be soft opening on Saturday, July 21, followed...
The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the hosts alone and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bungalower Media This week's episode was recorded at the LGBT+ Center Orlando, located in the...
SPONSORED: Great Reads is a regular roundup of books that the Orange County Public Library System thinks you should peruse that month. Declare your independence from ignorance this month – check out one of these titles from the library...
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The OnePulse Foundation has launched an initiative to aggregate suggestions for their permanent memorial at the Pulse Nightclub site in Downtown South. An interim memorial was opened to the public on May 8, but as the name alludes to, the...
Blackstar, the live music venue that moved into the former Brink space behind Firestone/Venue 578, closed late last month. The closure was sudden and without notice, as the indie folk band, the 502s, discovered on the day of a...
The Peaceful Peacock (Facebook | Website) is a new yoga studio located at 2500 Curry Ford Road in the Hourglass District that offers a variety of workshops and classes for yogis of all levels of ability but on...
We announced in October 2017 that Sprouts Farmers Market (Website) would be taking over the former Winter Park Whole Foods space in order to open their first Orlando-area store. They have finally announced a fall opening. Sprouts is known for their...
MetroPlan Orlando, the metropolitan planning organization for Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties, has been carrying out a study to potentially reshape the Corrine Drive corridor from U.S. 17/92 to Bennett Road, in Audubon Park as part of a new...
New Winter Park "Cali-Mex" restaurant, Cinco and Tequila (Website), has announced a soft opening date of Friday, July 20 with a grand opening on Tuesday, July 24. The new concept is being spearheaded by Greg Pranzo, a prolific restaurateur with owner...
UPDATE: Hackney passed her inspections and will open for business the morning of Wednesday, July 18.   As we told you in March, Gratitude Coffee (Facebook) will soon be opening a new brick in mortar shop in College Park. Jen Hackney, the owner...
"What should we as a community know to ensure smart planning and development for now and into the future? How do we meet our growing needs while keeping Florida beautiful?" - League of Women Voters The League of Women Voters...
Leu Gardens will be hosting a movie night on Friday, August 3 featuring the hit Marvel film, Black Panther.  The gardens open at 6 p.m. with the movie starting at 8:30 p.m. Attendees can bring their own picnic basket and alcohol...
Last week the City of Orlando held a public workshop to share proposed improvements for the Orlando Main Streets Bicycle and Pedestrian Study in the Milk and Mills 50 districts. We first wrote about the study HERE this past December. The study area...
Ace Cafe Orlando is playing host to a short-lived pop-up by Hart and Huntington Tattoo Co. (Website), according to a release sent to us earlier today. The tattoo shop was founded by motocross champ, Carey Hart, also known as being...
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist Jane...
H.H. Dickson was a co-founder of the Dickson-Ives Grocery, in Downtown Orlando. The mercantile, co-owned with Sidney Ives Sr., opened in the 1880s on Church Street and moved to a larger space at the corner of Central and Orange...
Parramore-based Black Bee Honey (Facebook | Website) was just featured on Steve, a syndicated daytime show hosted by Steve Harvey. Black Bee Honey is owned and operated by youth in the Parramore Kid Zone, in a partnership with the City of Orlando,...
This is our latest rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week, in Orlando’s Bungalow Neighborhood news, and some bonus headlines you may have missed. If you missed us on Real Radio 104.1 this past Friday,...
The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the hosts alone and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bungalower Media This week's episode was recorded at the newly-opened Grape and the Grain in...
Here is a look at some of the best events taking place this weekend. Remember, you can always visit the complete events calendar by clicking on “EVENTS” in our main menu. The City of Orlando is working with Waze, a...
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Colonial Drive will close to traffic from 10  p.m. Saturday, July 14 to 6 a.m. Sunday, July 14 for the installation of a truss for the new Pedestrian Overpass. Colonial will be closed between Orange Avenue and Garland Avenue to...
The Foxtail/Leguminati collab space in the Hourglass District we told you about in January is expected to open on August 4. The new coffee shop will feature vegan eats by Leguminati (Facebook | Website), which will be serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner options...
One of Central Florida's most prolific philanthropists, Harriett Lake, has died at the age of 96. Lake was born in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, in 1922 and she served in the Marine Corps in the Women's Reserve until 1945, the end of...