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Cool Job Alert: Curry Ford West hiring new Executive Director

The Curry Ford West Market Street District (Website) is looking for a new Executive Director. The role of the Executive Director is to fundraise for the district through membership signups and donations to promote the district, merchants, businesses, residents, and other steakholders through community events and marketing. The starting salary range is $36,000-$42,00 based on […]

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House of the Day: 3/2 College Park home asking $450,000

SPONSORED by Liz Miller, Loan Advisor: This three-bedroom, two-bathroom home is located at 4244 Kendrick Road [GMap] just north of College Park in Little Lake Fairview. The 1,986 SF home features an open-concept living space with a split bedroom floor plan. The kitchen features granite counters, new cabinetry, and brand new stainless steel appliances. The […]

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New pizza kitchen opening by Fort Gatlin

Brianna Feldman, the wife of Jamie Feldman, owner of Fuel and the newly-revamped Wally’s Mills Avenue Liquors, is opening a new takeout and delivery pizza kitchen located south of downtown Orlando at 4781 S. Orange Avenue [GMap]. Buttercrust Pizza (Instagram | Website) will specialize in “butter crust pizza” including “Grandma Pizza” which is more commonly […]

House of the Day: 2/1 Midcentury home asking $239,900

EDIT: This post originally stated that the home was located in the “Southern Oaks” neighborhood, which is incorrect, as Southern Oaks is a private development and not a neighborhood. SPONSORED FBC Mortgage: This two-bedroom, one-bathroom home is located at 3727 S. Fern Creek Avenue [GMap] in the Southern Oaks neighborhood, just south of one of our […]

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Art show by former park planners on display at downtown library

The Orange County Library System is hosting an exhibition of sculptures, paintings, illustrations, and varied artworks created by artists and artisans from local amusement parks. Themers and Dreamers will be on display at the downtown branch through February 24, 2021.. The show was originally hosted by CityArts in downtown Orlando in November, which we wrote […]

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New drive-thru dinosaur event coming to town

The Orange County Convention Center (Website) will be hosting a drive-thru dinosaur event from January 28-February 7 where people can pretend their in that famous scene in Jurassic Park where absolutely nothing could have gone wrong, but it did. Because nature always finds a way. The Jurassic Quest Drive Thru will feature roughly 70 “photorealistic” […]

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City breaks ground on new Central Park, west of downtown

Mayor Dyer and the Orlando City Council were in attendance to break wind ground at a new city-owned and managed park just west of the Central Business District today. The new Creative Village Central Park or “Luminary Green” will measure in at 2.3-acres when it’s completed by the second half of 2021 and will be […]