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...
You may be familiar with local architect Ryan Young from previous I Wish This Was ...  columns that he's done with us. Young is an architect and founder of leading design and construction group Interstruct Inc, which is responsible for projects like...
The Orlando Science Center unveiled a new mixed-media art installation on May 10, utilizing a former installation of origami hearts. Local artist Christy McCutchen (Website) was asked to create a tribute to Pulse victims and survivors using hearts that had...
SPONSORED: The Orlando Museum of Art will be celebrating the opening of the 2018 Florida Prize in Contemporary Art from 6-10 p.m. Friday, June 1. In this celebration of the fifth year of the Florida Prize exhibition, the Museum will feature the culinary creativity of some of Orlando's premier restaurants and...
The City of Orlando has placed "condemned" notices on the popular Parramore event venue, 1010 West (Website). 1010 West, named after it's address of 1010 W. Church Street , is a former airplane hangar that was built in the early 1900s,...
UPDATE: The Mayor is unable to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony and will be replaced by District 5 Commissioner Regina Hill.    The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando (Website) is partnering with Aloft Orlando (Website) to launch a new foster dog...
The V Group (Website) announced in December of last year that they were closing Herman’s Loan Office (Website) and refocusing their efforts on a new venture in Thornton Park. They have just announced that their new concept is set to...
The City's Community Redevelopment Agency's Advisory Board will be looking at a proposal at their upcoming meeting on Thursday, May 24 to possibly bring back the short-lived Downtown Ambassador program. The program, in partnership with Block by Block (Website), to...
Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people live and spend their days, whether that be at home, in an office, the streets of...
A local company under the name of SideWard Brewing Co. (Facebook) has signed the lease for the rear of the recently renovated warehouse at 210 Bumby Avenue in the Milk District. The 3,900 SF warehouse was recently renovated by Giovanni...
With the Colonial Pedestrian Bridge support tower nearly finished, Orlando residents are suddenly becoming much more aware of the bridge project than they were before. The 200 foot-long bridge is being hailed as the missing connection between the Orlando Urban...
A new Hilton Garden Inn (Website) is set to break ground in the fourth quarter of 2018 in northern Winter Park's Ravaudage development. Located on Lee Road, this will be the third hotel to be built in Winter Park city...
The first-ever Hawkers location at 1103 N. Mills Avenue is listed for sale on LoopNet, a commercial real estate site. We reached out to the owners of Hawkers for the story and their press person told us that despite...
We told you HERE in April that the Ivanhoe Village Main Street had lost their Executive Director (well, not lost as much as, fired). They've now begun the job search for their new ED. This full-time position is responsible for...
Colonial Lanes (Website) announced last week on their Facebook page that they will be closing their Milk District bowling alley on Thursday, May 24. The building sold to Titan Properties in February, which had previously filed to turn the property, located...
"Did Peppino's on Curry Ford Close?" - Khalil Makdah Peppino's Organic Italian Kitchen and Pizzeria (Facebook) has closed. Pete, the former owner, named the pizzeria after his father, who taught him the craft back in New York where he grew up. Peppino's opened...
SPONSORED by Ivanhoe Park Brewing Co: 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. This week's episode of “Bungalower and...
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 In this week's episode, we have a sit-down with Bungalower-owner and Fringe board...
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 GPS...
SPONSORED: This five-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath home was originally built in the 1920s and is chock-full of character. Located at 1517 Westchester Avenue in Winter Park , the 3,017 SF home sits on a double lot that's over a third of an...
Manny's Original Chophouse (Facebook | Website) has opened a new location in the former home of Lago, the Italian restaurant that used to sit on the shore of Lake Baldwin. Located at 4979 New Broad Street , Manny's will sit at...
The City of Orlando recently released a 9-question survey, aimed at collecting information from City Beautiful residents about how prepared they are for the upcoming hurricane season, which begins June 1. Questions include timelines for preparedness, what residents focus on...
SPONSORED: Orlandoans have another option to keep cool this summer with a new series of Sunday matinees movie screenings, featuring films that are linked to Florida. The Orange County Regional History Center will supply the popcorn and beverages, along with interesting...
We announced back in May 2016, HERE, that a new concept called The Grape and The Grain would be opening in the former home of the rarely open Angels Landing second-hand shop at 1110 Virginia Drive . The bar specializes...
The City of Orlando is looking to hire a new Neighborhood Outreach Coordinator. This position is responsible for communicating Public Works Department initiatives to affected communities. They research, write, publish, and publicize best practices for Public Works projects, including producing...