Here’s our rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week in Downtown Orlando area news.

  1. City released first draft of the upcoming Bridge District, otherwise known as the “Under I.”
  2. Season 5 of Catfish was just in town filming an episode at Stardust Video & Coffee.
  3. Thirsty Topher’s new location on Virginia Drive is now open.
  4. The Cathedral Church of St. Luke has dropped its appeal against the Lake Eola City Centre development.
  5. Ivanhoe Eagle Update: We have the official statement from Yard developer, Real Estate Inverlad.
  6. Dunkin Donuts is opening another location in Orlando, this time in Parramore.
  7. The City of Winter Park is trying to regulate street performers.
  8. Local artist Jaime Margary won Halloween with his Bird of Paradise costume and then won our hearts with this fantastic video tribute to Planet Earth.
  9. The CRA awarded Nikki’s Place with a $25,000 grant to rebuild after a devastating fire.
  10. CFE Federal Credit Union is rebuilding its Mills 50 location.

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Brendan O'Connor

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