Olea Mezze Grill (Facebook | Website) will be opening their new restaurant in the former home of Teriyaki Madness in the Colonial Plaza by the end of the week. The independent fast-casual restaurant brand, founded in Central Florida, is scheduled to open...
Edit: We originally published that the name of the childcare center partner was "Trinity Christian Church" but the correct name is "Trinity Christian Academy." The recently closed Reeves United Methodist Church in Colonialtown North has filed for a Conditional Use...
This two bedroom, two bathroom home is sitting Pretty in Pink at 923 N. Shine Avenue in Colonialtown North, just blocks east of the Mills 50 Main Street. Step through the front foyer into a living room that features...
SPONSORED: This 1,496 SF home in Colonialtown North was built in 1940 but has been completely remodeled since. It features three bedrooms and two bathrooms and is located steps away from award-winning Mills 50 shops and restaurants, at 1316...
The labyrinth we wrote about HERE in October has been installed and will be unveiled at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, December 20. The memorial is dedicated to the lives lost during Pulse on June 12, 2016 and is meant as a...
The Mills 50 Main Street District is hosting a tour of historic homes in the Colonialtown North neighborhood this Saturday, November 11 at 1 p.m. Tour-goers will get a first-hand look at some of the classic bungalows and mid-century homes...
VIDEO BY EATER Orlando's first Lao restaurant, Sticky Rice, will be opening in the former Pho 407 space this November. This is a new concept by Marshall Phanthachit, owner and head chef of Soupa Saiyan. While Lao food is rooted in the...
This two bedroom, one bath bungalow was built in 1935 and is located at 1621 Garvin Street on a corner lot in the middle of Colonialtown North. The home has been freshly painted throughout, still has its original hardwood...
SPONSORED: This two bedroom, two bath home in Colonialtown North, one of the hottest real estate markets in Orlando at the moment. Located at 1706 Canton Street , this home is an easy walk to popular Mills 50 restaurants,...
SPONSORED: This three bedroom, two bathroom home is tucked away in a quiet, family-friendly pocket of Colonialtown North, just a few minutes' walk from Lake Druid Park or a quick bike ride to East End Market in Audubon Park...
On May 7, Lake Eola Charter School students launched a Mars landing simulation project, in the middle of Fashion Square Mall. The 45-hour project is part of STEP; a two-year Space, Technology, and Engineering Program, that teaches students about space...
This two bedroom, one bath home is located in Coytown, and was originally built in the 1940s. The 10,336 SF lot is close to Colonial Drive but tucked away under a canopy of mature oaks. It features wood floors throughout, original...
UPDATE: BUMBY IS SCHEDULED TO RE-OPEN ON FRIDAY APRIL 7, BY 3:30 P.M. There will be a public celebration of the opening of the roadway and multi-use path at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 15. There will be a ribbon-cutting...
Coytown's Lake Druid Park has seen a number of improvements in the past year; including a dog park and mountain bike track. More on those stories, HERE and HERE. Other improvements to the 22-acre park include removal of 50,000 SF...
BANH MI PHOTO VIA MAI BISTRO FACEBOOK PAGE The owners of Mai Bistro (Facebook | Website) have applied a Business Assistance Program Agreement with the City of Orlando. The space, located at 1826 E. Colonial Drive , was once the home of...
2/22 UPDATE: THIS HOME HAS SOLD FOR $258,000, ACCORDING TO ZILLOW 2/21 UPDATE: THIS HOME HAS A PENDING OFFER This historic bungalow was originally built in 1935 and was recently restored and updated, including a newer roof, windows, kitchen, and bathroom....
SPONSORED: This three bedroom, two bath house has been built out from a smaller cottage. The completely reconstructed home is located at 825 Garden Plaza in the Colonialtown North neighborhood . The modern kitchen features soft-close doors and drawers, quartz counter tops,...
"What's up with Casa Barcelona on Colonial? There are For Rent signs up on the windows." - Andrea Urrea UPDATE: We previously reported that Casa Barcelona had closed before ever opening, which was incorrect. They opened for approximately two months...
Fashion Square Mall officials have issued the following statement concerning their strategy to reposition Fashion Square Mall, UP Fieldgate US Investments. They have filed a petition for reorganization relief under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. This is in response...
  The owners of Orlando Fashion Square Mall are being sued by the Bancorp Bank, which is claiming the developer behind the mall owes them more than $400,000 of missed payments on their $42M loan. That number allegedly reflects three...
This two-story, four bedroom, three bath home measures in at 2,285 SF. It has clean, modern lines inside and out and features a 20 foot-tall entry foyer and an open-plan kitchen. Large windows throughout the home allow for plenty of...
SAM FLAX MURAL BY ANDREW SPEAR Sam Flax is currently accepting applications for their 2017 mural event, where artists will re-paint the exterior of the art shop's building in Colonialtown North . Guidelines for this year's participating artists are designs dealing...
PHOTO VIA THE SANCTUM FACEBOOK PAGE The Sanctum (Facebook) opened in January, 2016, and it is already looking to expand. The whole food, plant-based restaurant will be knocking down a wall and stretching out into a space left vacant by their...
On November 29 roughly 50 Orlando-area nonprofit organizations will be participating in Orlando Gives Day (Facebook) at the Fashion Square Mall. Shoppers will be able to interact and donate to different nonprofits at their booths, all day. For more information on the...
PHOTO BY COLLEEN BURNS VIA YELP The City of Orlando will be expanding the dog park at Lake Druid Park, which is located in Orlando’s Coytown neighborhood between Bumby Avenue and the Fashion Square Mall . The park already has a 1,500 square-foot...