UPDATE: You can register for the cleanup event HERE. Registration will help the organizers know how many people to expect.  As we wrote last week, the Harry P. Leu Botanical Gardens were savaged by Hurricane Irma. According to Robert E....
Leu Gardens (Website) has been heavily damaged from the recent Hurricane Irma. Due to what appears to have been some sort of microburst/tornado occurrence, dozens of trees have been leveled and the historic Leu House has also been damaged. The Director...
UPDATE: The following statement was issued from Emily Rankin, the owner of Florida and Co. earlier today (9/13): "As of now we still do not have power at East End Market and the areas we are sourcing the seafood from...
Bem Bom (Facebook | Website) is scheduled to open their Audubon Park restaurant in the next month at 3101 Corrine Drive . This is the first brick and mortar store for the award-winning Portuguese food truck, which has been featured...
MetroPlan is neck deep in their Corrine Drive Complete Streets study and held their first public workshop at Leu Gardens on July 27. The above video was a promo for the workshop which has already taken place, which presented...
Farm and Haus Orlando (Website), has slowly been expanding their empire of healthy prepared meals since their early roots in 2015; they expanded into the former Bookmark It space in East End Market, they partnered with guest chefs like Dixie...
We've been following the Corrine situation since 2015 when we wished for a "Calmer Corrine" in our I Wish This Was ... column. Since then, MetroPlan Orlando has launched a Complete Streets project that could reshape the contentious corridor into something...
Like what you see? Consider supporting this series by clicking HERE.   Inhabit is a new 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,...
Townie Tourist (Facebook | Website) is a weekly series of tours, hosted by Orlando-native Jenny De Witt. De Witt takes viewers on a walking tour of a different neighborhood or cultural event each Saturday at 10 a.m. and broadcasts...
The City of Orlando is looking to fill a currently vacant position at the Harry P. Leu Gardens (Facebook | Website), that of Assistant Director. The Assistant Director is a professional-level administrative role that assists the Executive Director in the...
The Kadence crew will be hosting a sushi pop-up every Sunday night over the next three weeks (June 11, 18, 25) at Redlight Redlight. The restaurant group became known in Orlando for their pocket-sized sushi restaurant in East End Market,...
The Gourmet Muffin (Facebook) has opened for business in Audubon Park. The shop, located at 2909 Corrine Drive, is located just up the street from Palmer's Garden and Goods . They specialize in dessert and breakfast goodies made with natural ingredients...
The District is a reoccurring series, hosted by our partners at Studio 17 TV (Facebook | Instagram| Website), that operates as your guide to what’s happening in the City Beautiful. Each month, Bungalower and Studio 17 TV round up the most exciting...
Peel Surf Co. (Facebook | Website) is a surfing accessory business, based out of Audubon Park. They first came to Bungalower's attention on Instagram when we noticed their fun Florida-themed merchandise. Peel Surf Co has launched a new product idea called...
Portuguese food truck, Bem Bom (Facebook) has been working on the future home of their brick and mortar restaurant Audubon Park since June of last year. We wrote about it HERE. The restaurant will be located in the former BB&T Bank...
By Brian Carlson (Website) EDITOR’S NOTE: THIS INTERVIEW WAS ORIGINALLY POSTED BY CARLSON ON HIS OWN BLOG IN 2014. NEW INTERVIEWS WILL BE POSTED ON BUNGALOWER THIS SPRING.  You can’t deny people are awesome. Who doesn’t like sitting down with good...
Orlando residents are being asked to participate in a survey as part of the MetroPlan Orlando Corrine Drive Complete Streets project we wrote about earlier in the year, HERE. Participants are asked to share their vision of what the perfect...
The Retro Modern Home Tour (Website) is inviting Orlandoans to take a tour of six mid-century modern homes in the Audubon Park Garden District, on Saturday, February 18. The tour will bring attendees inside private residences before heading to a...
MetroPlan Orlando, the metropolitan planning organization for Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties, has kicked-off a year-long study that will look at trying to reshape the Corrine Drive corridor from U.S. 17/92 to Bennett Road, in Audubon Park as part...
The next Movie Night in Leu Gardens is on March 3 at 7:30 p.m. at 1920 N. Forest Avenue . The outdoor movie this month will be Jurassic Park. Attendees are asked to bring their own blankets or chairs, and dinner...
Freehand Goods, is the latest pop-up in East End Market. Freehand Goods (Facebook | Instagram) is a Florida-centric retail outfit run by Jacob Zepf, the man behind Outfitters Co in Winter Park, which we've written about previously, HERE. You...
Editor's Note: Bungalower is a proud media sponsor of this event.   SPONSORED: Leu Gardens has installed a series of life-size dinosaur sculptures throughout their campus, ranging in size from 14 inches to 33 feet long. The exhibit will last from...
This 2,586 SF mid-century home in Audubon Park is seconds away from Beeman Park, a small neighborhood green on the southeastern shore of Lake Sue, at 2425 Lake Sue Drive . The split-level home comes with three bedrooms and three...
The new Audubon Park K-8 school has undergone a few changes since we last wrote about it HERE. In papers filed with the City requesting for a Conditional Use Permit amendment to revise the original plan for a parking garage...
Le Gardens is looking to fill a full-time position in their education department for a Horticultural Education Supervisor. The starting salary for the position is $39,230 to $49,050 per year. According to the online job posting, the nature of the work...