WARNING - STRONG LANGUAGE IN VIDEO. We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in...
The grand opening of the new Orlando Police Department Headquarters is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The new 96,000 SF building is located at 1250 W. South Street and was designed to incorporate public spaces into...
MILLS 50 ART BOX BY LEE VANDERGRIFT, PHOTO BY DANNY GARCIA Vain Nightclub (Facebook | Website) is at the center of an uproar in Mills 50 after photos were posted on the Mills 50 Main Street District Facebook page showing...
There was a drunk driver that managed to collide with a number of businesses along a section of Virginia Drive on Monday, December 19 at around 6:30 p.m. The driver, said to be noticeably intoxicated by shop owners and...
IMAGE VIA GIPHY.COM The City of Winter Park is dealing with a rash of pushy tree service companies, where residents are being informed they must hire them to trim their trees or face a fine. Tree companies are reportedly going door-to-door...
The Winter Park Police Department, in partnership with Waste Pro, will be providing a large dumpster for Winter Park residents to dispose of their empty cardboard boxes this holiday season. The idea is that if you leave your cardboard boxes...
UPDATE: Cookies and Milk with a Cop featuring OPD’s Chief Mina at the Orlando Public Library has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a later date.    OPD Chief John Mina will be kicking off a new program at the Orange...
Following a recent shooting in Parramore, Commissioner Regina Hill, along with select civic leaders and local pastors, will join with Parramore residents and the Orlando Police Department, in a call for a community-wide cease fire. Residents are asked to lay...
Original Broadway Company of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Photo: Joan Marcus. Based on Mark Haddon's best-selling novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time follows the adventures of 15-year-old Christopher and his amazing brain...
CAT IN PEACOCK COSTUME PHOTO VIA MEOWINGTONS.COM According to a report by WFTV, the City of Winter Park is considering fining residents who leave a pet in City parks, or feed ferals there. WFTV reports that the first offense would be...
MTV's True Life program dedicated its August 15 episode to the survivors of the Pulse Orlando shootings. They interviewed Tony Marrero, Patience Carter, Tiara Parker, and Joshua McGill. Scroll down to watch the trailer, click HERE to watch the episode. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XfloA6JL9vI]
LOUIE PHOTO VIA LOUIE COMFORT DOG FACEBOOK PAGE Two comfort dogs, and their human handlers, were shot this past Saturday in Joplin, Missouri. The canines in question were part of the therapy dogs team from Lutheran Church Charities (Website) that visited...
PHOTO VIA THE PLAZA LIVE FACEBOOK PAGE   According to a letter submitted to PollstarPro (Website), key management staff at Plaza Live Orlando were fired only 10 days before the fatal shooting of singer Christina Grimmie on the night of June...
Michelle DeMarco, the Communications Director for the Florida Senate Democratic Office, has announced that the Florida Senate and House members will reveal a key development in their effort to convene a special session to "address gun violence" during a news conference in Orlando, on...
EDIT: The oneblood.org website and phones are down, at least for the moment. Most blood donation centers are closed on Sunday. The location at 345 W. Michigan Street , suite 106 is open and taking donations at this time. Concerned...
Photo submitted by Jennifer Benner 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...
Orlando lost two of its biggest fans this past week. Gino Nicolas, a staunch supporter of the Parramore community, and Morgan Steele, a beloved Orlando painter known for his eccentric takes on Orlando living. Both men were unabashed cheerleaders of...
The City of Orlando has joined the recent wave of municipal governments to relax domestic marijuana regulations. In Florida, police officers already have two options when confronting a suspect with 20 grams or less of marijuana – arrest, or confiscate the...
According to a report on mynews13.com someone has stolen six baby swans from Lake Eola. Commissioner Patty Sheehan posted on Facebook that the police were looking for the thief. If you or someone you know has any information on this theft, please contact the...
The event will be held on West Colonial Drive .  
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court will host a four-night series of workshops to teach how the judicial system operates. Participants can learn the processes and roles of the courts and have the opportunity to ask questions. Workshops will be held at...
Orlando speaks is a series of interactive workshops meant to foster citizen engagement and conversations between residents, the City, and the OPD. The event will be held Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at Howard Middle School . According to a recent press...
In November of 2015, the City of Orlando received a $40,000 grant from the DOT to help lower the number of pedestrian and cyclist accidents. The grant will be used to push educational campaigns targeted at unsafe road behaviors practiced...
A report by WFTV on December 8, 2015 dealing with arrests related to an alleged drug trafficker in 55 West high-rise, claimed that there were 500 police calls made in 2015 alone. The following lists of Calls for Service were released by...
According to a report by The Daily City, 18 businesses had their windows shot out over the past weekend. According to the post, the OPD believes that someone, or a group of suspects, shot at the windows from a moving...