A new all-way stop sign was recently installed at the intersection of Lake and Central Avenues, in front of the Downtown Publix . The three-way intersection is a popular crossing point for pedestrians coming and going to Lake Eola and...
Florida Theatrical Association is bringing back their New Musical Discovery Series this fall at the Mezz and the Abbey in South Eola, this fall. The series showcases new musicals written by aspiring playwrights from across the nation. Works are submitted...
SPONSORED: This professionally-designed,  three-bedroom, two bath unit is located on the sixth floor of the Jackson Condominium building in South Eola , just a few steps away from Constitution Green. The 2,009 SF corner unit features several recent upgrades, including custom...
ADAM KIEFER, ‘XAVERINE.’ VIRUNGA RANGER, 2015 Orlando-based photographer, Adam Kiefer (Website), specializes in conservation, and his work has been taking him to Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo since 2013. Virunga was founded in 1925 by King Albert I...
The Abbey (Website) will host "Sing Along with the Muppet Movie" for three consecutive days at their South Eola venue this March. The event was inspired by participatory film experiences like The Rocky Horror Picture Show, where actors reenact the film in...
The recently formed South Eola Neighborhood Association (Facebook | Nextdoor) is looking for residents to join their ranks. The South Eola neighborhood comprises the increasingly dense residential area between Summerlin Avenue to the east, Robinson Street to the north,...
The Orlando Modern Quilt Guild (Website) put out a call for quilts after the Pulse tragedy this summer. The response, resulted in over 1,500 quilts being donated from across the world. The guild will be presenting quilts to Orlando Mayor...
The City of Orlando's first public dog run in Downtown Orlando will open at 6 p.m. Thursday, October 13 at Constitution Green, on the corner of Summerlin Avenue and Jackson Avenue . Following the grand opening, there will be a...
We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, and we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our hero Jane Jacobs. Bungalower...
We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, and we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our hero Jane Jacobs. A reader,...
If approved, three separate lots on East Pine Street could be the future home of the Olive (Website). The three lots, comprised of 619,621, and 623 East Pine , could soon host a new three-story, six-unit development. The proposed building...
June's What's Up Downtown event, hosted by the Downtown Development Board and the Community Redevelopment Agency, will focus on Creative Placemaking. The event is on June 2, at 5:30 p.m., and will be hosted at Snap! Downtown in 420...
Popular Clermont restaurant, Wallace Grill (Facebook), will be opening a new location in the Sanctuary building in Thornton Park (or South Eola, depending on whom you are speaking with). They will be taking the former Nick's Italian Kitchen/Sanctuary Diner space. We've...
A 1,765 SF condo in the Star Tower building is available for purchase. This unit has great views of Downtown Orlando through its floor to ceiling windows, and is centrally located just south of Lake Eola and Thornton Park ....
The Orlando City Commission voted to save Constitution Green from developers on Monday, to the price tag of $5.9M. The current owners, the Caruso family, will be paid $3.3M from the CRA budget, and will be given a parcel of...
This tampered sign was spotted by avid Bungalower reader, Tairi Perez today. The sign is located near the intersection of South and Bumby. Apparently it also said, "PRAISE BOB." The sign has since been fixed.  
Mingos in Thornton Park is now closed. Mingos was located at 100 S Eola Dr in the South Eola neighborhood of the Thornton Park District. The restaurant owner Nikesh Patel has been facing legal troubles. A judge appointed a third-party to oversee business operations....
We've first told you about the The Brownstones at Thornton Park (Website | Facebook) back in March, and then provided updated exterior renderings in July. Now, the 28-unit townhome complex is set to break ground today in the South Eola neighborhood of the...
Construction on a new nine-story apartment complex broke ground today in the South Eola Neighborhood of the Thornton Park District. We first told you about the new apartments located at 420 E Church St  back in September. We now know they will...
When we told you about the townhomes being planned in the South Eola neighborhood of Thornton Park District back in March, Bungalowers were very quick to comment on the plainness of the design that was shown for the 28-unit, three-story development. The...
350 S Osceola Ave Unit 6/465 E South St 2 bedrooms/ 2.5 bathrooms 1,703/1,455 Square Feet $369,000 / $329,000 Listing Agent: Nancy Schafer/Max Rosenblum Today's Houses of the Day are two units in one of our favorite housing complexes. The Osceola Brownstones were built...
A developer is proposing a 28 unit, 3-story townhouse development in the South Eola neighborhood of the Thornton Park District. The Thornton Park Townhomes are located at 620 Mariposa St. The property is also bordered by Jackson St and Summerlin...
A 21-story residential tower is being proposed at 101 Lake Ave in the South Eola neighborhood of the Thornton Park District . Citi Tower is being planned on the site that was previously approved for the "Montage" development. The new...
Don't Tell Anyone Bar (Website) is open in the Thornton Park District of Downtown Orlando and we're telling everyone. The bar is located in the 101 Eola building at 101 South Eola Drive. The entrance is actually on Church...
We covered the opening of Lotus back in August in the space that used to be occupied by Prickly Pear. Unfortunately the reviews were not positive. Today Scott Joseph is reporting that the owners plan to change the concept. The new...