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Ten organizations receive mini-grants from United Arts

United Arts of Central Florida has announced its latest recipients in its August cycle of Mini-Grants. Ten organizations were awarded Mini-Grants totaling $24,500 in this first cycle of the...
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Boone High School drama program hosting performances at Plaza Live

PROMO: Boone High School students will be headed off-campus this year as they await the construction of a brand new auditorium. The award-winning theatre program lost their auditorium,...
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Barbara Solomon, the Mayor of Orange Avenue, has passed away

Barbara Solomon, a valued member of the Orlando theatre community, has passed away. Solomon was the owner of the now-closed Oldies But Goodies vintage shop in Ivanhoe Village,...

Cool Job Alert: Parramore Farmer’s Market Coordinator

Lynn Nicholson, the current market coordinator at the Parramore Farmer's Market, will soon be retiring, leaving the City with the task of finding someone to fill his...

Orlando Museum of Art to host exhibition by uber-famous artist Nick Cave

The Orlando Museum of Art (Website) will present Nick Cave: Feat., an exhibition featuring the whimsical creations of renowned artist, Nick Cave, from September 14 to December 31.   Cave is...

“In the Heights” now playing at Orlando Shakes

Orlando Shakes is producing Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights, running from September 5 to October 7 in their Loch Haven Park venue. In the Heights tells the story of a vibrant...

GREAT READS: ORANGE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY’S SEPTEMBER BOOK SELECTIONS

SPONSORED: "Great Reads" is a regular roundup of books that the Orange County Public Library System thinks you should peruse that month. This month's selections are all...
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Library’s Melrose Center hosting Film Festival September 15

The Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center in the Downtown Library will host their first-ever Melrose Film Festival on Saturday, September 15. The day-long event kicks off at 10 a.m....
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Pottery Barn releases Hogwarts-inspired bedroom designs in time for dorm decorating season

Pottery Barn has a Harry Potter-themed decor line. Which we are unofficially calling the "Harry Pottery Barn" in the Bungalower offices. The collection spans from Hogwarts House-themed baggage and...

TOP TEN THINGS TO KNOW THIS WEEK

SPONSORED by OCLS's Booktoberfest on October 5: This is our latest rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week, in Orlando’s Bungalow Neighborhood news,...

BUNGALOWER AND THE BUS – EPISODE 83: CEVICHE, MEDICAL MARIJUANA, RICH DEVOS

The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the hosts alone and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bungalower Media.   SPONSORED:...

Inhabit – At home and the gym with Megan Cawley

Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people live and spend their...

House of the Day: Beautiful mid-century home in Southern Oaks asking $449,900

SPONSORED: This beautifully updated three-bedroom, three bath pool home is located at 714 Buckwood Drive in the SoDo District on a corner lot that measures in...

BUNGALOWER’S TOP 14 WEEKEND EVENT PICKS, SEPTEMBER 7-9

Here is a look at some of the best events taking place this weekend. Remember, you can always visit the complete events calendar by clicking on “EVENTS”...

Amway’s Rich DeVos has died

Richard M. DeVos, co-founder of Amway, died in his home in Ada, Michigan on September 6 at the age of 92. The cause of death was attributed...

House of the Day: 1920s pink cake of a home asking $799,000

This three-bedroom, two bath home in Park Lake Highland has been on our radar for years and has finally hit the market. Originally built in 1924, this 4,372...

Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge expanding

UPDATE: The design was completed by Borrelli and Partners and includes plans for five new buildings on the facility grounds, including an education center, visitor area, animal...

LGBT+ Center installing permanent history display

The LGBT+ Center (Website) has undergone a recent renovation of their home in the Mills 50 District. The renovation has resulted in the dedication of a wall space...
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Winter Park Tennis Center reopening September 29

The Winter Park Tennis Center will reopen to the public on Saturday, September 29 at 9 a.m. The Center, located at 1075 Azalea Lane , has served as...

Call for Artists: Trash 2 Trends 2019 fashion show

Keep Orlando Beautiful (Website) is seeking local fashion designers and artists to create fashionable looks made from materials that would otherwise be headed to the landfill or recycling...

Orlando Ballet opening 45th season with “Carmina Burana”

The Orlando Ballet (Website) will be opening their 45th season with a production of Carmina Burana in collaboration with the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park (Website). The Ballet debuted Carmina...

Fallen crane bisects Baldwin Park home

A crane fell onto a Baldwin Park home this past Tuesday, crushing the roof and falling into the top story of the home. The vehicle can be seen...

IHeart Media launches local Spanish language station, ACCION 97.9 FM

As of 6 a.m. Monday morning, our friends at iHeart Media have launched their first Hispanic News Talk format station, ACCION 97.9 FM. Accion (Facebook | Website)  is...

Demetree’s Winter Park Gateway Garden Station project inches closer to reality

We told you HERE back in September 2016 that Demetree Global was looking into redeveloping the former Lombardi's Seafood property into a mixed-use property called the "Winter...

Join the Orange County Arts and Cultural Affairs Advisory Council, if you want

The Orange County Arts and Cultural Affairs Advisory Council (Website) is not just a long name, but also a board that oversees the potential uses of the...