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...
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...
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...
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...
SPONSORED: As we announced earlier in the month, the Orlando Museum of Art (Facebook | Website) has released their 2018 artist lineup for their annual blockbuster exhibit, Florida Prize in Contemporary Art.  As in previous years, the chosen artists range from emerging to mid-career, with...
The Orlando Museum of Art is hosting a workshop to teach Orlandoans how to embrace their inner drag queen on Wednesday, May 23. The two-hour workshop will be led by Sorcha Mercy, a regular face in the Ladyboys of Peek-a-Boo...
EDIT: We originally stated that the Smiths opened Beefy King. The restaurant was in fact opened by the Veigle family, not the Smiths.    This June marks 50-years in business for Beefy King Restaurant (Facebook) in the Milk District. The local restaurant...
As we announced HERE last October, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice (Website) will be opening a new College Park location in the former Subway space at 2213 Edgewater Drive . The Jeremiah's corporate office has finally announced an opening for the new location;...
"Hey Bungalower, what's the plan for Lake Ivanhoe in regards to I-4 Ultimate? Will there be walk ways?" - Bungalower Reader According to our contacts at the Florida Department of Transportation, there will be a number of pedestrian access points...
That last remaining slice of Mills Park that remains to be developed, is for sale right now. The original developers of Mills Park, Forge Capital Partners and DeBartolo Development, kept ownership of the 2.5-acre lot when they sold the rest...
Edit: We originally wrote that Paul Huggett was a "co-owner" of New Moon but it is actually a family-owned enterprise that he supports as an awesome family member.   Local juicer, New Moon Market (Website), will be expanding their College Park...
A new furniture and design business is moving into 2421 Edgewater Drive . Saxon-Clark Furniture, Patio, and Design (Website) actually opened their first location in College Park in 1996 before opening a new space in Altamonte Springs, which has since...
As we announced last week, the new designs for the Holocaust Memorial Center in Ivanhoe Village were released on May 2 at a public event. The following designs for the Holocaust Museum for Hope and Humanity were prepared by star...
SPONSORED: This well-maintained and updated three bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath home is located on the edge of College Park, right next to the new Packing District development at 1401 Quailey Street . The 1,589 SF home comes with a 560 SF...
According to a recent report by Paul Brinkmann of Orlando Sentinel, the owners of Southern Nights in the Milk District are looking to open a new club right next door to their popular LTBTGIA (rainbow of fruit flavors) club located at...
Video via Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art The Mennello Museum of American Art (Website) will host work by the multi-media Korean-American artist, Jiha Moon, in an upcoming solo exhibition, Jiha Moon: Double Welcome, Most Everyone's Mad Here. Moon is based...
The Ivanhoe Village Main Street is in need of a new Executive Director. Again. The Board of Directors for the local Main Street program issued a statement late in the evening of Monday, April 30, stating that they had "...
Bites and Bubbles (Facebook | Website) held a soft opening on Friday evening for friends and family in their new home at 912 N. Mills Avenue . We wrote about the new concept HERE in March. Bites and Bubbles is a new concept by Eddie...
EDIT: We originally posted that the architect, Maurizio Maso, was responsible for "the impending Mennello Museum expansion" based on a press release we received for the upcoming unveiling event. Contrary to this information, the Mennello Museum has informed us...
The City of Orlando is installing a biker bar at the corner of Princeton and 17-92 for cyclists to use on the Orlando Urban Trail. As first reported by the Orlando Bike Coalition, the bar allows for cyclists, primarily those...
Orlando resident Rhonda Bates lost her fiance Michael in the weeks leading up to their wedding. Rather than cancel her scheduled pre-wedding photo shoot, Bates decided to take the wedding decor she'd already purchased and take the photographs anyway. Complete...
The Orlando Museum of Art (Facebook | Website) has announced the artists that have been selected for the 2018 Florida Prize in Contemporary Art.  Each year the museum chooses a selection of the State's most progressive artists to be represented in...
This five-bedroom, four-bath College Park bungalow is located at 380 Dubsdread Circle and overlooks the historic Dubsdread Golf Course. The 2,812 SF home was built in 1917 and renovated by Condev Homes in 2015 to include new walls, insulation,...