UPDATE: The Lake Alert for Park Lake has been lifted. Resume normal activities around the lake.   The City's Stormwater Division has issued a Lake Alert for Park Lake due to water quality concerns following a sanitary sewer overflow. Grease blockage in a...
This lakefront bungalow-style home in Lake Highland Park comes with  five bedrooms, four baths, and a spacious, open floor plan with beautiful views of the lake. The listing describes Lake Highland as a "32-acre private ski lake" but it was...
EDIT: We had previously reported that the shoe sculpture was painted by Arts League members only. In fact, the sculpture was a campus-wide effort, and according to Lake Highland Prep, almost 2,000 students participated in the project.  The Lake Highland...
A developer, Mictra Development, LLC,  is asking the MPB to consider changing the designation of a lot in Park Lake Highland from Downtown Activity Center to Residential High Intensity, to allow for a 10-unit townhome development on a vacant...
A developer has filed a request to rezone property at 844 N. Thornton Avenue from 0-1/T to Planned Development, in order to accommodate an 11-unit, rear-loaded townhome development. The three-story townhomes would replace the currently vacant Night Lite Pediatrics building...
The Appearance Review Board will be discussing the viability of a future office/retail building on the corner of North Summerlin Avenue and East Colonial Drive . The developer is seeking a Major Certificate of Appearance Approval for a new 6,400...
The 21-unit park Lake Townhome we wrote about back in January has been given a new look, just in time for the upcoming Appearance Review Board meeting on the 17th. From what we can see in the above images, the new...
A 21-unit rear-loading townhome development pitched by Icon Residential (Website), on behalf of Dill Investment Partnership, could be coming to the corner of Highland and Park Lake . The proposed three-story, single-family residences would sit on a 0.98 acre block that is...
  A large lot tucked away in the center of the Lake Highland neighborhood could house some new developments soon. The space is actually comprised of five separate lots and currently houses a single one-story residence, and is surrounded by large expensive...
  UPDATE - LAKE ALERT HAS BEEN LIFTED According to a recent statement issued by the City of Orlando Streets and Stormwater Division, a Lake Alert has been issued for Lake Highland. There was a sewage overflow at the intersection of Eola Drive...
Starting this Saturday, a new farmers market will be coming to the Park Lake neighborhood every week. Located in a parking lot between Irma Avenue and Highland Avenue the Park Lake Highland Community Farmer's Market (Website) will feature, plants,...
  At one time, Park Lake was known as Manning Pond or Lake Manning. It was named after Mrs Manning, a widow who started the City's first public laundry. She used wooden barrels, cut in half, as tubs. She also...
Beauty on the Spot (Website | Facebook) opened a new location in Mills 50. The spa and boutique is located at 728 N Thornton Ave . They are also moving their current College Park location, The Beauty Spot, from the Wesley...
The large office building on 1011 East Colonial Dr. known to most as the Cruises Only building will undergo major renovations. Grabhorn Properties purchased the building, now being called 1011 East Center, in December of 2012. According to details provided by Stephen Yeow, VP...
New location for Loch Haven Veterinary Clinic The Loch Haven Veterinary Clinic (website | Facebook) on 2000 N Mills Ave. is set to move down the street to a new location. The new location will be at 921 N Mills Ave. They...
Photo credit: Snap! Orlando Facebook Page Snap! (Facebook | Website) the four day photography event will get a permanent location this fall in the Cameo Theater at 1013 E Colonial Dr. (btwn. N Thornton Ave. & Hyer Ave.) in the Mills...
Neighborhoods across Orlando are hosting National Night Out parties tonight. The gatherings are a "going away party for crime." The national movement put on by the National Association of Town Watch provides a great way to not only reduce...