This is our latest rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week, in Orlando’s downtown “bungalow neighborhoods.” Click HERE to listen to Episode 315 of Bungalower and The Bus on Real Radio 104.1, which was recorded at Digress Wine in College Park with food by Duck and Drake Kitchen with guest co-host Shannea Akins from Nikki’s Place filling in for Brendan.


  1. A security guard at City Hall was violently attacked while on duty. A GoFundMe, linked in the article, has been launched to help him while he recovers from the incident.
  2. Orlando City Hall is launching a new mobile food cart pilot program to help control where vendors pop up in the downtown core.
  3. The St. James Cathedral School wants the City of Orlando to formally abandon an adjacent street so they can shut it off to pedestrians and cyclists, and prevent them from crossing their campus. Neighbors don’t seem so enthused.
  4. Zac Alfson, the executive director of The Milk District Main Street, has announced that he will be stepping down to pursue a new gig with a local non-profit. Think you have what it takes to be the champion that The Milk needs? Check out this Cool Job Alert. And good luck to Alfson in your next role, you did a great job with The Milk District!
  5. Orlando City Soccer just won their season opener and launched a new kit at a pre-season game that’s a tribute to their fans. They also listened to said fans and have added a bunch of new local vendors as part of a new “Orlando Made” food program.
  6. Popular Filipino food truck, Over Rice, has just announced that its new brick-and-mortar shop has soft-opened on Lee Road.
  7. Long time College Park shop, Guitar Factory, has closed.
  8. Remembering Spectrum News 13 reporter Dylan Lyons.” – Spectrum News 13
  9. Keith Melvin Moses: What we know about suspect in deadly Pine Hills shooting.” – FOX 35
  10. Fence fracas has neighborhood on edge, Orlando and Orange officials flummoxed.” – Orlando Sentinel






We are LOVING the new energy on the pitch with Orlando City Soccer! And the players look extra good in the new jersey, which was unveiled this weekend!

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