The Thornton Park Main Street District has issued a Call to Artists to participate in their next public art project, a series of murals in the Thornton Park Central Parking Garage. The murals will adorn the bottom level of the...
According to a report by Jeff Weiner of the Orlando Sentinel, the Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida has approached the City of Orlando to lease the former Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce building in Ivanhoe Village. The 7,000 SF...
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...
Expedia.com's travel blog, Viewfinder, did a roundup of the top 12 Most Searched For Cities and ranked them according to recent search data. They then coupled the top 12 cities with three can't-miss recommendations of what to do when...
This time last year we discovered one of our favorite local Instagram accounts. OrlandoIsSleeping (Instagram). Created by a talented ICU nurse, Ashley (last name withheld, because privacy), who took to photography as a way to chill out post-shift work, the...
This beautiful 3,083 SF home was built in 1938 and sits on the northwestern shores of Lake Ivanhoe at 305 NW Ivanhoe Boulevard . The single-family home has three bedrooms and three baths and is located just a few minutes'...
Tampa-based city-shapers DeBartolo Development (Website) has the long-term leasehold interest on the mall building under contract for the Orlando Fashion Square Mall, and is expected to close in February. The company is currently in just the early fact-finding/due diligence phase...
The  Grills Family Restaurant group has finally opened their new Orlando-based concept, Grill's Lakeside Seafood Deck and Tiki Bar (Facebook) after two years of construction. Grills Family Restaurants owns two other popular restaurants in Melbourne and Port Canaveral. We first wrote...
A Master Plan request has been filed to build a three-story mixed-use development on a 1.41-acre piece of land on the corner of Magnolia and East Colonial. The request calls for permissions to build a mixed-use development comprised of 11,900...
The owner of the building that hosted the Inside/Out Project mural installed in November of last year has changed their mind concerning the installation being located on their wall. The project was spearheaded by JR, an award-winning artist that is...
This two-bed, one-bath bungalow is located at 1429 Asher Lane , tucked away in Ivanhoe Village's Formosa neighborhood; an area notorious for homes that don't stay on the market long. The 860 SF home sits on a 6,425 SF lot...
Green Builder Media (Website) is back in Orlando with their second annual sustainability-minded event, Sustainability Symposium 2018: Champions of Change, on January 8 at the UCF campus. Attendees will learn from and interact with internationally celebrated leaders as they share...
This beautiful Lake Cherokee estate was built in the 1930s and has been painstakingly preserved through the years. The five bedroom, six bath home has a number of its original architectural features as well as plenty of new modern amenities;...
Two separate neighboring commercial lots are listed for sale in Ivanhoe Village at the moment; 724 Brookhaven Drive and 820 Virginia Drive. According to the recent City-led Virginia Drive Corridor Study, this area is targeted for much more dense development...
SPONSORED: This unique mid-century gem was designed by the renowned American architect Ernest Rapp, who made a name for himself designing high rises on the east coast for senior citizens. Rapp came to America via Vienna, Austria in 1938...
StrikeOuts Bowling and Entertainment Center has closed their Orlando Fashion Square location after three years of operating in the struggling mall. StrikeOuts (Facebook) was located on the second floor of the building, just across the aisle from Showtimes at Premiere...
"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"...
Venue 578, Brink, and Club Nokturnal are transitioning into an entirely new entertainment complex concept, as we speak. Brink, a short-lived gay club concept located behind Venue 578 at 47 W. Amelia Street will transition into two separate sister...
SPONSORED: Celine Orlando (Website), the new venture by Team Market Group that we wrote about HERE last week, is ramping up for their opening on New Year's Eve weekend. The new 13,000 SF event venue is opening in the former home...
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Herman's Loan Office (Website) is a craft cocktail venue located in Downtown Orlando, tucked away in an alleyway behind the Orlando Weekly's Tinker Building. We first wrote about it HERE in October, 2015. Justin Sullivan, Managing Partner at V Group Concepts (Website), the...
There has been plenty of activity on the Rollins College-owned lot at 501 Holt Avenue located just south of the tracks from Fiddler's Green. The old live oak that formerly dominated the property has been removed and a...
These two commercial buildings are located at the northern gateway into Thornton Park and sit on 18,000+ SF parcel located at 1302 E. Robinson Street . The 3,000 SF office building was built in 1930 and faces Robinson Street. Unique...
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...
Like what you see? Consider supporting this series by clicking HERE. 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...