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 378 of “Bungalower and The Bus” on Real Radio 104.1 FM, which was recorded at Domu in the East End Market, to hear about some new projects they have in the works and to enjoy some amazing Korean Fried Chicken wings. And don’t forget to pick up our latest issue of our monthly Bungalower newspaper.


  1. The Community Redevelopment Agency is looking to provide incentives to move the headquarters of Travel + Leisure downtown through its High Wage/High-Value Job Creation Program. The program offers up to $4,000 per job that would be relocated to the downtown core.
  2. The City of Orlando is looking to increase stormwater fees over the next four years. They could increase by at least 50% for smaller properties and 130% for larger ones.
  3. Downtown Arts District is shutting down Magnolia Avenue this Thursday for the biggest and best 3rd Thursday event ever. They’ll have live music, vendors, and more, all stretching down to Heritage Square at the History Center.
  4. The folks at Orlando Weekly put out a roundup of 25 Restaurants Everyone Should Try Before Calling Themselves a Local, which is a fun prompt, but their picks weren’t the best. So, here are our picks for the Top 25.
  5. East End Market is hosting an Asian vendor takeover this weekend and you’re not gonna want to miss out. But leave some dumplings for us, y’all.
  6. Two amazing Orlandoans fostered a swan baby for the City, when it was rejected by its mama. Fast-forward to that aforementioned swan baby needing to stay with them forever and the magical Instagram account that ensued.
  7. Our hit medical marijuana-infused yoga series, YogaHigh, only has three more dates before summer break. So grab your medical marijuana card and join us at The Acre for a relaxing evening of stretching and chill vibes.
  8. Osceola plans ‘iconic’ art by Jefrë to honor Pulse victims.” – Central Florida Public Media
  9. Heat is high, but runners still hit downtown Orlando streets for fundraiser.” – Orlando Sentinel
  10. Regina Hills makes surprise appearance at event with candidates running to replace her.” – WFTV




Leave a comment

Have something to say? Type it below. Holding back can give you pimples.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.