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...
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. ...
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...
Last week we revealed that the tenant of CityArts' coffee shop space would be called Noir Cafe, HERE. Today we learned that Chef Bob Milligan III will open his new space for an early preview of the space during...
SPONSORED: The Orlando Museum of Art will be celebrating the opening of the 2017 Florida Prize in Contemporary Art on June 2, at 7 p.m. This is the fourth year for the Florida Prize exhibition, and this year's event will...
SPONSORED by lil indies (Facebook): Inhabit is a new 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...
EDIT: Space is limited. Click HERE to register. Drag Queens will be reading stories to Orlando children at the Orlando Public Library on June 12 at 5:30 p.m., in recognition of Orlando Together Day. The event is being hosted by Impulse...
On May 7, Lake Eola Charter School students launched a Mars landing simulation project, in the middle of Fashion Square Mall. The 45-hour project is part of STEP; a two-year Space, Technology, and Engineering Program, that teaches students about space...
Harry P. Leu, the namesake of Leu Botanical Gardens in Audubon Park, is one of Orlando's most memorable residents. In 1926 Leu purchased four acres of land next to the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad and Garland Street, and converted an old...
Inhabit is a new 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...
In this episode of "Only in Japan," host John Daub takes viewers on a trip through the eye-pleasing world of Japanese manhole covers. The culture around Japanese manholes is so established that there is even a series of manhole conferences,...
Adrenaline Films (Facebook | Website) has created a short called After Artegon that follows a handful of vendors after the closure of Artegon Mall. The artisans profiled in the piece include: Genki Goth Studios (Website) Silly Rabbit Crafts (Website) Pure Choice Organics (Website) Adrenaline...
As reported by Scott Joseph, HERE, Mucho Tequila and Tacos (Facebook) will be closing up shop on Sunday, May 7, following Cinco de Mayo Mucho co-owner, Todd Ulmer of Beacon Hill Group, informed Bungalower that they will be maintaining ownership of...
As of April 13, the Orlando Date Night Guide (Facebook | Website) has launched a national site entitled "Date Night Guide," sharing tips to inspire quality time for couples across the country. Topics will still cover travel, conversation starters, and...
The Mennello Museum of American Art (Facebook | Website) will host a new exhibit called Our Orlando from May 19 to June 18, featuring work by five local artists; Katrina Constantine, Hillery Powers, Chris Tobar Rodriguez, Andrew Spear, and Rhett Withey. Our...
The 2017 Easter Bonnet Jubilee was held Saturday, April 15 at The Venue in Ivanhoe Village, and saw over 50 people creating over-the-top hats as part of a fundraiser for the Zebra Coalition (Website). The hats were paraded in a...
Atlanta-based duo, Duet for Theramin and Lap Steel, will perform at the Gallery at Avalon Island (Website) on April 28. The duo, comprised of Scott Burland on the theramin and Frank Schultz on lap steel, will perform an ambient soundtrack...
Inhabit is a new 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...
Mark "Luke Skywalker" Hamil just posted the following Tweet and photo after a visit to the Children's wing at Florida Hospital. "Thanks @FloridaHospital 4 letting me visit the kids in your care & @StarlightUS 4 providing #SW backpacks filled w/goodies!" Hamil is...
The Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House in College Park has finally opened. We first wrote about the new innovative learning hub HERE in 2015 and again HERE in 2016. The 3,500 SF Kitchen House (Website) was created as a community hub...
The Bungalower Bazaar powered by Coopers’ Craft will be taking place at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 15 at 514 Virginia Drive, just next door to The Hideaway Bar . This special night market will feature local Makers and businesses showcasing their...
Local art supply shop, Sam Flax (Facebook | Website), commissioned Orlando-based artist Kevin Wood (Website), to create portraits of two fallen officers. The portraits commissioned by the business were of Orlando Police Lieutenant Debra Clayton and Orange County Sheriff's Office...
Peel Surf Co. (Facebook | Website) is a surfing accessory business, based out of Audubon Park. They first came to Bungalower's attention on Instagram when we noticed their fun Florida-themed merchandise. Peel Surf Co has launched a new product idea called...
The District is a reoccurring series, hosted by our partners at Studio 17 TV (Facebook | Instagram| Website), that operates as your guide to what’s happening in the City Beautiful. Famous comedian, actor, director, producer, and writer, Chris Rock, will be performing...