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

  1. Vegetarian restaurant, Sanctum Cafe, is now open in Colonialtown North.
  2. Oblivion Taproom announced on Facebook that they are closing.
  3. Gargi’s Ristorante is looking to surrender its lease to a new owner.
  4. Ask Bungalower: Is a Mexican soul food restaurant opening in the former Tijuana Flats space?
  5. The U.S. 17-92 will be getting a major detour soon between Winter Park and Maitland.
  6. Publix is opening a liquor store in the old Baldwin Park Barnie’s location.
  7. A record and vintage shop has opened in Mills 50.
  8. A “cracker-inspired” home in Thornton Park sold for $1.22M.
  9. Enzian Theater expansion plans draw questions and complaints from neighbors.” – Orlando Weekly
  10. Paramount Fine Foods expanding in Orlando with 3 new eateries.” – Orlando Business Journal

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Brendan O'Connor

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