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...
The Center (Website) and WFTV are filming a short video called "Love from Orlando to Manchester" in response to the recent explosion at an Ariana Grande concert that resulted in the deaths of 22 people. Filming will take place at 1:30...
The Antioch21 Church at the corner of Bumby Avenue and East Robinson Street will be replaced by a new mixed-use concept this summer. The warehouse has already been gutted, painted, and is currently in the process of being thoroughly renovated...
Puddles, the 7-foot tall sad singing clown Youtube sensation, will be bringing his touring Pity Party show to Orlando's Plaza Live on Saturday, July 15. Puddles made a name for himself with a collaborative YouTube performance with Postmodern Jukebox in...
The City of Orlando has just launched a prototype website, alpha.orlandofl.gov, in an effort to test and update their online services. Services that are currently available on the website include: Reporting a Problem: Let the City know when you see...
  2017 Robotics Summer Camps Host: Clockwork Mania, Orlando Science Schools, 2427 Lynx Lane Dates: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 19-23 Ages: 9-13 Cost: $300 Students learn the basics of robot programming, 3-D printing, and other hands-on science activities, in a STEM-driven curriculum. Click HERE...
This Arts-Based Placemaking webinar was presented in July, 2015, by Project for Public Spaces Senior Vice President and Creative Placemaking expert, Cynthia Nikitin. Arts-Based Placemaking creates opportunities for communities to reclaim and reinvigorate public spaces through and Arts and Culture...
The Orlando Magic have announced that John Hammond, most recently of the Milwaukee Bucks, has been named as new general manager. Hammond has been coaching for the past 35 years, 26 of which have been in the NBA. Editor's Note: This...
The former home of Urban ReThink, the first co-working space in Orlando, has been leased to design agency, DMS Group (Website). DMS has several offices across the country, but are currently based out of Clearwater, FL, where they have a...
The Pine Hills Neighborhood Improvement District is partnering with the Incremental Development Alliance and Canin Family Foundation on an upcoming webinar and workshop to empower residents to affect change in their communities through small scale development. Lessons include training on...
According to Faiyaz Kara of the Orlando Weekly, a new restaurant will soon be moving into the space vacated by Giraffas Brazilian Grill, in Mills Park .  Too Much Sauce (Facebook | Website) will offer wings, quinoa/rice bowls, salads, and more. The...
Chef Greg Peters, President of Graffiti Junktion, will be returning to his former building in Thornton Park to open a new concept called Truck Stop Restaurant. Graffiti Junktion moved out of its space at 900 E. Washington and...
Mural Arts Philadelphia (Website) is hosting a revolutionary event in the fall of 2017, called Monument Lab; a participatory, city-wide project that asks residents for their vision of a monument that best represents Philadelphia. In 2015, the Monument Lab team collected over 400...
First Green Bank filed paperwork seeking approval for a series of facade improvements on their new building Downtown, located at 250 N. Orange Avenue . The Appearance Review Board (APB) was requested to grant a Major Certificate of Appearance Approval...
John Crossman, President of Crossman and Company, has just released his first book, Career Killers, Career Builders.  The book is based on Crossman's favorite speech, The Top Five Ways to get Fired and the Top Five Ways to Keep From Being Fired.  The...
The City of Orlando is looking to fill a contract position for an Interactive Media Coordinator, in the Marketing and Communications division. This person would assist the marketing office in developing and implementing a variety of communications efforts, but would...
Travel site, Culture Trip (Website), recently published a story called, "Travel to Southeast Asia in Orlando's Little Vietnam" sharing an insider's look at the cultural hotspot that is the intersection of Mills Avenue and Colonial Drive. The site appeals to...
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The Albin Polasek Museum nd Sculpture Gardens (Facebook | Website) is hosting a one-day lantern-making workshop on Sunday, July 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants will be led through the craft by artist Marla E (Website). Pre-registration is required,...
Orlando residents can now begin submitting their entries for the Downtown Development Board's Best of DTO photography contest. This year's contest has five categories: Live: Dealing with Downtown's urban environment; historic preservation, housing, civic activity, arts and culture, the environment, and transportation. ...
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. Be sure to...
Townie Tourist (Facebook | Website) is a weekly series of tours, hosted by Orlando-native Jenny De Witt. De Witt takes viewers on a walking tour of a different neighborhood each Saturday at 10 a.m. and broadcasts it using Facebook...
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 weekend. On this week’s episode we chat about cat circuses, the...
Lion's Pride Orlando (Facebook | Website) is now open for business in the  historic Teele Building, in the Church Street District . The restaurant and bar is fully-outfitted with plenty of screens to catch a live soccer game, with a...
"Hi! So the restaurant, Square One, on the corner of Mills and Minnesota in Winter Park abruptly closed today without warning ... I'm standing at the first green bank, watching a lot of customers show up, then walk away...