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"Why is Amelia Street not allowed to cross over Magnolia and is instead met with this barrier? Amelia runs both ways right before Magnolia!" - Andrew According to pretty-City Press Secretary Cassandra Lafser, the island that blocks said traffic at...
"My neighbors keep telling me about the Beeman Bubblegum House in my neighborhood. It looks like an old dollhouse in Audubon Park. What’s the story behind this house? Thanks for all you do!" - Jenny Edwin Beeman, the "Chewing Gum King"...
"Hi! Do you have any info on what's happening to Lake Lucerne? They seem to be draining it and transferring the water across the street to Lake Cherokee ..." - Emily Winters Miss Winters is correct, Lake Lucerne is indeed...
Our readers like to ask a lot of questions. Which is great, because we like to be nosy. This time though, we had to defer to an expert. "The recent report on the many new 7-Eleven locations had me thinking......
"We have a crisis… First, the fountain was turned off in advance of Irma.  Smart move. BUT – then it never was turned back on.  Why? THEN – earlier this week, they brought this boat in…and poof, next thing...
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SPONSORED by Orlando Burger Battle: Learn all about the top headlines, new restaurants, and best-bet events to attend this weekend with Bungalower and the Bus. Hosted each week by Jon Busdeker and Brendan O'Connor. This week's episode was sponsored by Orlando...
UPDATE: According to a recently posted Lake Alert, the City estimates that roughly 15,000 gallons of waste were discharge into Lake Formosa from this incident, that was caused by a pump failure in the lift station. Cleanup of the...
UPDATE: As of 8:30 p.m. Monday evening, OUC had restored  power to roughly 24 percent of their customers - which translates to 37,000 people.   The worst of the storm has passed and the sound of chainsaws is replacing the sound...
For the first time ever, Bungalower has dipped its digital toe into the print world. On September 1, we delivered 1,000 issues of our inaugural 8-page Bungalower zine to 24 of our favorite Downtown businesses. Each month the zine will share print versions...
"What's going on at the end of Washington Street by lake Eola? I took these photos this morning - 2 RVs and hidden cameras up a palm tree and an orange juice stand." - Blake Ringholz We received the above...
"Have you heard anything about the city paying for murals on the new Gertrudes walk extensions or something like that?" - Scott Mann, Highforge Solutions Mr. Mann reached out with the above question over the weekend, and according to the...
"Has anybody asked you about the two mounds of dirt that are at the old cemetery across from Johnny's filling station? Did they exhume a person(s)?" - Eric Rollings The Orange Hill Cemetery is located across Michigan Street from popular...
"Went past this afternoon and the place is closed. Do you know what is going on with Sugar Daddy's? Thank you for keeping all of up to date." - James Benjamin Sugar Daddy Bakery and Coffee Company (Facebook | Website) is in fact not...
"I seem to see one glaring error already in the planning of Creative Village ..." - BUNGALOWER READER We received the following message from a Bungalower reader who wished to remain anonymous, concerning the Creative Village development in Downtown Orlando's Parramore neighborhood. " ... In...
"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...
  "Hey Bungalower, did you see all the trash in Lake Eola after Earth Day? It's disgusting. What can we do about it?" - Bungalower reader The above message was sent to us via Facebook, in regards to litter that was...
  "What's happening with the Orlando Inc building after they move into the downtown building with orlando economic partnership." - Sarah Elbadri The Orlando Economic Development Commission and the Central Florida Partnership announced that they would be merging, HERE, this past...
The following question was posed on the Orlando Reddit thread, HERE, which was then forwarded to Bungalower to investigate, earlier today. "What were they doing in Lake Killarney today? Saw this leaving MCO today" - Sled14 We reached out to our...
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...
"I just saw a cyclist reach into a pouch and toss a handful of white powder on the road. Why would they do that?" - Jane Chapman That cyclist was probably spreading something called "bike hash" which is essentially, a...
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UPDATE: Scroll down to see a photo of what the installation looks like, unveiled. Photo by Trung Nguyen of Snap! Studio Booth (Website).   "Lake Eola - the 3 flags - what's covered up there?" - Blake Ringholz As the City prepares...
"Dear Bungalower, we keep seeing these Read & Seed billboards going up around town, and we love the message, but we don’t know who is posting them or whether they are tied to a specific advertising campaign. Do you...