Dunedin-based retail shop, LaFayette and Rushford (Website), have opened a new location in Baldwin Park, at 4876 New Broad Street . The new store is run by a mother and daughter team and focuses on seasonal retail offerings. We took...
Minnesota-based advocacy group, Strong Towns (Facebook | Website) visited Baldwin Park recently, a performed an audit of sorts, on its over-all design and functionality. Strong Towns seeks to challenge the discourse around American cities, and shine spotlights on those municipalities...
SPONSORED: This three bedroom townhouse has two full baths and two half baths and is only two blocks away from the Baldwin Park town center, at 1445 Common Way Road , which means easy access to amenities like Lake Baldwin, community...
A new microbrewery has signed a lease for the former home of CaddyShanks, at 4882 New Broad St., in Baldwin Park . Tactical Brewing Company (Facebook | Website) is owned by former Marine Corps Rifleman, Doug Meyer, who graduated from...
UPDATE 4/17: The new owners have informed us that this will be an "American Casual Neighborhood-style restaurant" offering gourmet burgers, wings, and flatbreads. There will be a full bar and craft beers available on draft, bottle, and can. This...
Colibri Mexican Cuisine (Facebook | Website) is opening a new craft cocktail lounge next to its Baldwin Park location, at 4963 New Broad Street . The new concept, The Nest (a nod to the name its parent restaurant colibri which means...
Tutto Caffe (Facebook | Website), an Italian coffeehouse concept, will be opening at 4833 New Broad Street in Baldwin Park at the end of the month. Tutto will specialize in typical Italian fare like paninis, pastries, and gelato as...
"Hey Bungalower, was just down in Baldwin Park and noticed that Caddy Shanks wasn't open. Are they closed for good?" - Bungalower Reader CaddyShanks, a sports pub with arcade and virtual reality sports games, closed on January 9, 2017. According to...
The owner of Tango Nail Salon, Pham Mydung, has filed for a number of variances for her property at 777 Bennett Road to transform a residential building into retail. The strangely-shaped yellow home is located on a peninsula-like lot...
PHOTO VIA MEZA ORLANDO FACEBOOK PAGE Meza Orlando (Facebook | Website) will be opening in the former home of Locomotion Bike Shop in Baldwin Park . The restaurant will specialize in Lebanese and Mediterranean cuisine and a sample menu is provided...
According to City reports, a new mast arm signal will be installed at the intersection of Baldwin Park Street and Lake Baldwin Lane . Currently there is no signal at the intersection. Another intersection that is getting a mast arm signal...
PHOTO BY STACY C. VIA YELP ORLANDO The owner of Orlando's the Smiling Bison (Facebook | Website), Josh Oakley, announced on the Smiling Bison Facebook page that he would be closing the restaurant by late December. Operating hours, as stated in...
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A new memorial statue has been installed in Blue Jacket Park called, The Lone Sailor. The seven foot bronze cast statue now stands in the park which replaced the former Orlando Naval Training Center, previously open for 30 years, with...
Foodie Guru Ricky Ly of Tasty Chomps (Website) fame, is presenting a cooking competition to decide who can make the best bowl of ramen. Chefs to compete include Chef Austin Boyd of Seito Sushi (Website), Chef Greg Richie of Baoery...
Following the news in November that Winter Park Village would not be renewing Chamberlin's lease, the natural food grocer has been forced to find a new home. According to a report by Kyle Arnold of the Orlando Sentinel, their new...
As reported by The Daily City HERE, Publix Liquors will be opening a location in Baldwin Park. Publix is in the process of transforming the former home of the Barnie's Coffee and Tea Baldwin Park building into a liquor store . To...
Westminster Communities of Florida and Westminster Winter Park will be bringing a new active-senior living community to Baldwin Park . The addition to their current Continuing Care Retirement Community will include 80 new lakefront apartments.   Construction is began in late August but over...
According to a report by the Orlando Sentinel, Atlanta-based company Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. has purchased 528 apartment units on the shore of Lake Baldwin . The Village (Website) was erected in 2008 and is currently 98 percent occupied. The...
Provisions and Buzz Co. (Website) in Baldwin Park has just launched a new brunch menu. The new restaurant opened in the former Jack's Steakhouse back in November, which we wrote about HERE. The menu is mostly honey-inspired. Brunch prices range from...
UPDATE - The Lake Alert precaution for Lake Baldwin has been lifted and normal activities can now resume on the lake.  There was a Lake Alert precaution listed for Lake Baldwin on November 27 due to a potential for elevated...
UPDATE - Garbanzo was found near Lake Susannah. The owner believes that someone took him there believing he was a turtle. Tortoises are not swimmers. According to a recent post on Nextdoor (Website), a community-based web forum where neighbors can...
Jack's Steakhouse , the popular Baldwin Park restaurant specializing in American cuisine, will soon become Provisions & Buzz Co. The new menu and interior of Provisions & Buzz Co. will be unveiled at the November 5 grand opening. The menu will feature original creations by Chef Josh...
The Osprey Tavern (Website) officially launched their new brunch menu last week. Brunch is available from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and includes items like: Dutch Baby: blueberries, lemon and maple syrup. $12 Waffle: blackberry compote, key lime curd, graham crumb and vanilla...
Farm-Haus (Facebook | Website) is a local service that delivers healthy, chef-created dinners to your door. As far as we know it's the first local on-demand, slow food, delivery option in Orlando. Ingredients are locally sourced from Florida farms and freshly made the same...