The Central Florida Foundation (Website) has launched a new social enterprise accelerator, to connect early-stage entrepreneurs with the funding, training, and mentorship needed to have sustainable businesses that address community needs. The new six-month program will be hosted at the...
Opera del Sol (Facebook | Website) is a new production company that will specialize in opera pop-ups and contemporary operatic performances, staged in "unique and intimate settings" around Central Florida. The new venture is led by Nicole Dupre, formerly of...
Studio 17 TV is releasing two curated summer playlists each week on their SoundCloud. Click HERE for this weekend's freshest tracks by @DjJayRmusic. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/328857150" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /]
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
FDOT and the I-4 Ultimate work crews planted their first tree in late May. It also got 20 identical neighbors, signifying the beginning of the gradual landscaping efforts to come along the 21-mile interstate project. The $2.3 billion project has...
SPONSORED by Reason: This is our latest rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week, in Orlando’s Bungalow Neighborhood news. We’ve also started including some of the headlines you may have missed in last week’s...
Each week on Bungalower and the Bus, Jon Busdeker and Brendan O’Connor discuss the top headlines of the week, restaurant openings and closings, and the top events of the coming week. This week's episode was recorded at Frosty's Christmastime Lounge...
Here is a look at some of the best events taking place this weekend and a map of all of the road closures is available HERE. You can always visit the complete events calendar by clicking on EVENTS in our...
Jim Philips of Real Radio 104.1's "The Philips Phile," has announced that he will be retiring in January 2018. The program has aired for the past 30 years, providing a platform for real-world, tongue-in-cheek dialogue on local and national topics...
PROMO: We've added even more designs to our hyper-local Orlando Shirts shop at shop.bungalower.com. Everything is printed directly to the shirt, per order, and then shipped out. We also have an in-store pickup option at the new home of our...
Rock Hard Revue (Website) is seeking "athletic-looking males" to join their team of dancer/performers. The male revue performs all over Central Florida at special events and venues, but most regularly in Orlando and Tampa. Take a look at their current roster of...
A new Instagram account called Toilets of Orlando (Instagram) is twelve toilets deep in documenting porcelain thrones across the City Beautiful. The tagline for the endeavor is" "unlimited, unmasked, unashamed." Be sure to email toiletsoforlando@gmail.com to submit a toilet that you think...
This is our latest rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week, in Orlando’s Bungalow Neighborhood news. We’ve also started including some of the headlines you may have missed in last week’s hustle-and-bustle. This past Saturday,...
SPONSORED by Recycle Art Show: Each week on Bungalower and the Bus, Jon Busdeker and Brendan O’Connor discuss the top headlines of the week, restaurant openings and closings, and the top events of the coming week. This week we welcome...
The Flag Design Committee has chosen their final design and submitted it to City Council for their consideration at a future meeting, most likely in July. The flag designs were submitted by the public as part of a Flag Redesign...
Here is a look at some of the best events taking place this weekend. You can always visit the complete events calendar by clicking on EVENTS in our main menu. If you’d like to have your event added to our calendar, simply...
We're seeing the online forums light up all this week with posts about Orlandoans encountering turtles in the streets, in their backyards, public parks, you name it. And most of them are the weird-looking Florida softshell turtle, pictured above. Softshell...
Pay-what-you-want coffee shop Downtown Credo (Facebook | Website) has recently transitioned from a 501 c 3 into a majority-owned benefit corporation. Founder and CEO Ben Hoyer told Bungalower in an emailed statement that, “The most important thing is that our...
SPONSORED by lil indies (Facebook): 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, whether that be at home, in...
The City of Orlando is looking to fill multiple Applications Developer positions. The full time municipal tech jobs pay between $42,161 to $70,720 depending on qualifications. The jobs are divided into five distinct levels; from entry-level to the most experienced. Those...
Hunger Street Tacos (Facebook) will begin serving breakfast and brunch, starting on July 1. The new menu will only be available on Saturdays from 8-10:30 a.m. According to Hunger Street co-owner, Joseph Creech, the new menu will feature chilaquiles, Creekstone Farms skirt...
Local rap duo Free Daps (Bandcamp | Facebook) is trying to get rid of their couch on Craigslist. The floral sofa was featured on one of their album covers, but they're choosing to give it away for free to the...
SunRail has added an extra service run for the night of Monday, June 12, to accommodate those who are attending Pulse memorial events. The additional train will leave out of the Church Street station at 9:47 p.m. heading southbound, and...
The Orlando episode of the hit television series, Gaycation, aired on August 24, 2016. The special episode has the hosts, Ellen Page and Ian Daniel, speaking with a diverse group of individuals who were imediately affected by the attack, just days after...