As first reported on News 6 on clickorlando.com, the Orlando Housing Authority has announced plans to demolish the Griffin Park public housing development. The 300-resident project is almost completely encircled by I-4 and SR 408 in Parramore. Savvy readers may recall...
The City of Orlando has placed "condemned" notices on the popular Parramore event venue, 1010 West (Website). 1010 West, named after it's address of 1010 W. Church Street , is a former airplane hangar that was built in the early 1900s,...
The Appearance Review Board approved a Major Certificate of Appearance Approval for renovations of a Stadium-adjacent building located at 642 W. Church Street back in 2017. Original plans for the renovations of the building called for a new mesh-covered...
OUC and Orlando City executives have announced that they have selected a design for a solar-powered art sculpture that will be installed the entrance to the Orlando City Soccer Stadium on the corner of West Church Street and Glenn...
The Tinker Field History Plaza has officially opened to the public. The new park is in recognition of the 100 years of Orlando baseball and Civil Rights history that has taken place in the City of Orlando. Tinker Field hosted...
Parramore-based Re-Runz Records (Facebook | Website) is moving to a new home on Orange Blossom Trail. Owner Ed Smith, who we've profiled before HERE, announced on Facebook that after two years he was moving into a larger space "... in a much...
Texas-based Mill Creek Residential Trust LLC has announced its plans to purchase a 1.7-acre parcel in Creative Village for an estimated $5.5 million. According to a release sent to us earlier this week, the company is planning to develop a...
Puerto Rican reggaeton duo Jowell y Randy, Jowel Munoz and Randy Ortiz, were spotted in Parramore recording a new video featuring MC Ceja this past Tuesday, April 3. The video above was filmed by Janessa Gursky, Executive Director of ArtReach...
As first reported HERE by the Orlando Weekly, Tako Cheena has announced that they will be opening a new location in Stonewall Bar, just across the street from the Orlando City Soccer Stadium at 741 W. Church Street . The manager of...
Planet Fitness Orlando will try to break the Guinness World Record for the "World's Largest Macarena Dance" on Sunday, April 29 at the Orlando City Soccer Stadium. The fitness center is hoping to register more than 2,500 people in order...
SPONSORED: This one-of-a-kind event, hosted by Florida Citrus Sports, is held in the suites and premium spaces in the Camping World Stadium and features small plates and desserts served up by restaurants from all over Orlando, along with unlimited...
McRae Art Studios (Facebook | Website) is looking to onboard two new visual artists into their Parramore-based artist collective. Located in a 10,000 SF building at 1000 Arlington Street , McRae Art Studios is a group of 23 visual artists that have existed...
Alison Kirby, principal at Jones High School, wrote a letter to Ellen DeGeneres asking for support for her school's band and choir in order to perform at Carnegie Hall. Ellen "The Generous" DeGeneres then invited the band's teachers onto the Ellen show...
February 14, 2018- UPDATE: Lake Alert for Lake Beardall LIFTED A Lake Alert has been issued by the City's Stormwater Division due to the possibility of elevated fecal coliform counts in Lake Beardall. A sanitary sewer overflow near the intersection of...
EDIT: The attached copy is from an email sent to Huffington Post by the City of Orlando prior to the story being published. It is not in response to their article. The Huffington Post released an article entitled, "Even Breathing...
Bags (Website), a company specializing in valet and baggage services, has initiated a land purchase deal with the City that would allow them to build their new corporate headquarters in Parramore, just across the street from the Well's Built...
EDIT: Fleet Farming is a program that operates under the non-profit IDEAS For Us and not a separate non-profit as we posted earlier.  The local pedal-powered Fleet Farming (Website) has recently announced that they will be expanding their yard-farming services...
Plans were approved for Wall Street's off-campus venture, Tubbs Brewing, in November 2016. The concept would take hold in a 1925-built warehouse in Parramore at 617 W. Central Avenue , with an outside bar and entertainment area. The project was...
The Orlando Police Department has installed an E-Commerce Exchange Zone outside their new headquarters at 1250 W. South Street . The Exchange Zone is meant to give online shoppers a safe place to exchange money for goods that they purchase...
UPDATE: Central Avenue should reopen by 9 a.m. Tuesday, December 5 We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town so we feature them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in...
Sonny's BBQ will be hosting its 2018 Sonny's Smokin' Showdown event at Camping World Stadium's Tinker Field instead of its regular stomping grounds at the Central Florida Zoo. This will mark the third year of the annual event  and its...
By Jon Busdeker The City of Orlando is considering relocating its Pottery Studio two miles away to Grand Avenue School, according to a city spokesperson. City officials are exploring Grand Avenue School, which closed earlier this year, as a “potential site...
The new Parramore Farmers Market is now accepting applications for vendors. The new market will open on January 6, 2018 and run every Saturday morning from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Orlando City Soccer Stadium. Vendors mus submit their applications by...
From the documentary Race:The Power of Illusion The practice of redlining refers to the practice of controlling where people of color could actually live, by selectively raising prices based on race or ethnic composition. This tactic of racial segregation was practiced...
The Sports and Entertainment District that is replacing the block formerly occupied by the OPD Headquarters, the Orlando Rescue Mission, and the Church Street Garage, will be a large mixed-use development hosting a hotel, offices, expo space, retail, and...