We told you in January that a new tea shop would replacing Smoke Shop Tobacco and Pipes at 714 N. Mills Avenue , but they are finally ready to open now. RoyalTea (Website) will be soft opening on Saturday, July 21, followed...
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 This week's episode was recorded at the LGBT+ Center Orlando, located in the...
UPDATE: Hackney passed her inspections and will open for business the morning of Wednesday, July 18.   As we told you in March, Gratitude Coffee (Facebook) will soon be opening a new brick in mortar shop in College Park. Jen Hackney, the owner...
SPONSORED: This four-bedroom, two-and-a-half bath home is tucked away in College Park near Lake Silver, at 932 Vassar Street ; an easy walk to nearby shops and restaurants or a short bike ride to Dartmouth Park and the upcoming...
Colonial Drive will close to traffic from 10  p.m. Saturday, July 14 to 6 a.m. Sunday, July 14 for the installation of a truss for the new Pedestrian Overpass. Colonial will be closed between Orange Avenue and Garland Avenue to...
A new maker studio space cum retail shop is opening in a bungalow in Ivanhoe Village this fall called Beaux Studios. Beaux Studios (Facebook | Website), located at 542 Virginia Drive , will function as a jewelry "makery space" and a...
UPDATE: Jessica Kinnee of Retro City Cycles has informed us that they have taken over the Blue Bonnet space and that Harmon's Photo has signed on for their old space, which is next door. Blue Bonnet, a small retail shop...
Schumann's Yager Haus (Facebook) has closed their downtown restaurant, located at 25 W. Church Street . There had been rumors for months that the owners were looking to pull out of their German "multi-cuisine" restaurant and bar but that had...
German street artist Mark Gmehling painted a five-story mural on the former Cruises Only building in 2014, coinciding with the Snap! Attacks exhibition that was being hosted by local art instigators, Snap! Space. The mural, featuring his trademark "melty" figure with...
The City of Orlando is interested in signing Canin Associates to assist with the second phase of a "one-way to two-way" study on both Orange Avenue and Magnolia Avenue in Orlando's North Quarter District (uptown), north of Colonial Drive. The...
Asian Florida Investmetns, Inc., is attempting to build a new Banh Mi sandwich shop in the Mills 50 District and has applied for facade improvement grant, under the name Paris Banh Mi, LLC. The new restaurant will be opening in...
The City of Orlando is hosting a workshop to discuss a study that is currently underway to analyze the current transportation network in both the Milk and Mills 50 Districts and make them safer for pedestrians, residents, and drivers. The...
We told you back in May that Korean-American multi-media artist, Jiha Moon, would be exhibiting at the Mennello Museum, HERE. Well, the opening is this Friday, June 29, preceded by an Artist Talk at 5:30 p.m. Moon's work is whimsical and...
Gypset (Facebook | Website), the popular handcrafted jewelry business based out of a mobile boutique, has just opened a brick and mortar shop in Ivanhoe Village. Tucked away in the rear of the A&T Antiques building at 1620, Gypset already hosted...
The upcoming A La Cart Street Food and Craft Beer (Website) has recently announced three resident food trucks that will be parking at their permanent food truck garden in the Milk District; PokeKai, Vinny and Kory, and Steak It Easy. Local...
EDIT: The cask-tapping event with the Mayor is invite-only. Public beer drinkers are invited to come by at 4 p.m. Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company (Facebook | Website) is hosting a private, Inaugural Cask Tapping event on Friday, June 29, which will also...
Edit: We're fully aware of the typo. But we think it's funny. No need to email us.  The Creative City Project (Website), the group behind Immerse, will be hosting a standalone event on Friday, June 29 called, Projected: A Creative...
Edit: We originally posted that move date would be this summer, which is impossible. The expected move-in date for the new building is summer, 2019. Rumors around SunTrust (Website) intending to move out of their current home started popping up back...
Orlando Vintage Clothing and Costume (Facebook | Website) will be celebrating their one year anniversary in their new location in College Park on Friday, June 29 by raising funds for Dave's House (Facebook) - a home for individuals with...
TEDxOrlando (Facebook | Website) will be hosting a salon (mini TED Talk event) on Wednesday, July 18 at the Orlando Science Center. This month's theme is "Using Business as a Force for Good" and will feature five speakers: Rob Panepinto,...
The Orlando Museum of Art (Website) has announced that Kenya (Robinson) has been named as the recipient of the 2018 Florida Prize in Contemporary Art.  Jenya (Robinson) is a Gainesville-based artist specializing in multimedia like performance, sculpture, and installation works. Her...
If you follow our Instagram page, you already knew that the Orlando Science Center has been working on a new Makerspace called "The Hive." The Hive is a new hands-on, collaborative workspace that allows guests to use high tech equipment...
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 This week's episode was recorded at Tartine Orlando (Facebook), a fantastic restaurant in...
Standard Motorcycle Co.  (Facebook | Website) has teamed up with local music-pushers, Shows I Go To (Website) and Montgomery Drive (Website), to host a pop-up concert event on June 30 at their hip Silver Star Road venue. Following on the heels of...
The Orlando Ballet (Website) has issued plans to the Municipal Planning Board for approvals to raze their current home at the Loch Haven Community Center and to replace it with a new building. The City of Orlando approved a 50-year...