You may be familiar with local architect Ryan Young from previous I Wish This Was ...  columns that he's done with us. Young is an architect and founder of leading design and construction group Interstruct Inc, which is responsible for projects like...
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,...
Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people live and spend their days, whether that be at home, in an office, the streets of...
A new Hilton Garden Inn (Website) is set to break ground in the fourth quarter of 2018 in northern Winter Park's Ravaudage development. Located on Lee Road, this will be the third hotel to be built in Winter Park city...
Colonial Lanes (Website) announced last week on their Facebook page that they will be closing their Milk District bowling alley on Thursday, May 24. The building sold to Titan Properties in February, which had previously filed to turn the property, located...
We announced back in May 2016, HERE, that a new concept called The Grape and The Grain would be opening in the former home of the rarely open Angels Landing second-hand shop at 1110 Virginia Drive . The bar specializes...
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...
That last remaining slice of Mills Park that remains to be developed, is for sale right now. The original developers of Mills Park, Forge Capital Partners and DeBartolo Development, kept ownership of the 2.5-acre lot when they sold the rest...
SPONSORED by Olde Town Brokers: This four-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bath contemporary home is tucked away in the Spring Lake Terrace neighborhood, by the Country Club of Orlando, at 2107 Companero Avenue . The 2,816 SF home was completely renovated, down to the...
As we announced last week, the new designs for the Holocaust Memorial Center in Ivanhoe Village were released on May 2 at a public event. The following designs for the Holocaust Museum for Hope and Humanity were prepared by star...
"My wife and I were wondering what was being built at Osceola and Pineloch behind the Publix on South Orange Ave." - Chris Berndt A triangular spur of land that guts out into the intersection of Pineloch Avenue and Osceola Street...
OnePulse Foundation has announced that a private, invite-only dedication for the Interim Pulse Memorial will take place from 10-11 a.m. and a public opening at 3 p.m. on May 8. New features of the temporary park space include enhanced landscaping, benches and...
A developer has applied to update the Future Land Use of the lot at 409 N. Magnolia Street where the Travelodge currently sits from Office-High to DT-AC. If granted by the Municipal Planning Board on May 15, the change...
According to a recent report by Paul Brinkmann of Orlando Sentinel, the owners of Southern Nights in the Milk District are looking to open a new club right next door to their popular LTBTGIA (rainbow of fruit flavors) club located at...
Paperwork has been filed asking for the rezoning of the southwest corner of Fern Creek and Colonial Drive, the current home of Ice Cold Auto Air, from Mixed Use High Intensity to Planned Development for a future Starbucks. While the...
SPONSORED: This 2,000 SF building is the former home of Sprinkles (Facebook) and is located at 501 W. Fairbanks Avenue, Winter Park . The block building was built in 1949 and sits in a neighborhood with a 93 Walk Score,...
Construction on the interim memorial park on the Pulse Orlando property began in Late February, under the direction of the privately-led onePULSE Foundtation. The new greenspace will wrap around the exterior of the building and utilize some of already existing...
"Do you know what is going in the old Pookies location in Winter Park?" - Cristina Venturini Pookie's Pet Nutrition and Bow Wow Bakery (Website) recently left their old space at 1500 W. Fairbanks Avenue to move up the street...
EDIT: We originally posted that the architect, Maurizio Maso, was responsible for "the impending Mennello Museum expansion" based on a press release we received for the upcoming unveiling event. Contrary to this information, the Mennello Museum has informed us...
"Hey Bungalower, that foam-snow is still all over Downtown. Are they really going to clean it up?" - Bungalower Reader As we wrote about previously HERE, it has been "snowing" Polystyrene in Downtown Orlando for the past few months. The source...
The Orange County School Board applied for a Conditional Use Permit that would allow for a new development to the north of Edgewater High School that would host a new Agricultural Education Center. When completed, the Educational Center would house...
"Why is our College Park Fairwinds closing this month??? should I be worried?" - Laurie Anne Campbell, via Bungalower Buddies Facebook Group Fairwinds Credit Union (Website) will indeed be closing its College Park branch, at the end of the business day on...
In a follow up to the designs we shared on April 4, 2018 HERE, the developers behind the Golden Sparrow development have released more information regarding their mixed-use, multi-family tower planned for a vacant Downtown parcel. The three-phase, three-tower Golden...
Edit: We originally published that the name of the childcare center partner was "Trinity Christian Church" but the correct name is "Trinity Christian Academy." The recently closed Reeves United Methodist Church in Colonialtown North has filed for a Conditional Use...
Nashville-based coworking chain, E|Spaces (Website), has signed on to open a new space in Downtown Orlando. Jon Pirtle, CEO of the coworking firm, confirmed the move HERE in 2017 with Orlando Business Journal. They plan to take over 29,000 SF of space...