East End Market owner, John Rife, installed arguably the first (legal and registered) rooftop beehive in the City of Orlando on Friday, September 21, and our editor was there to film it. The hive is a first for the food hub/hall...
Our last report on the long-awaited Bem Bom (Facebook | Website) brick and mortar in Audubon Park was back in January of this year, stating that the space had finished their build-out and were simply waiting on their Certificate Of Occupancy from...
MetroPlan Orlando, the metropolitan planning organization for Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties, has been carrying out a study to potentially reshape the Corrine Drive corridor from U.S. 17/92 to Bennett Road, in Audubon Park as part of a new...
Leu Gardens will be hosting a movie night on Friday, August 3 featuring the hit Marvel film, Black Panther.  The gardens open at 6 p.m. with the movie starting at 8:30 p.m. Attendees can bring their own picnic basket and alcohol...
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist Jane...
If you follow our Instagram, you already know that Leu Gardens has gone to the fairies. On the heels of its blockbuster exhibits with dinosaurs and LEGO bricks, comes a new exhibition featuring 15 one-of-a-kind fairy doors. The doors, created by...
This three-bedroom, three bath home is just a stone's throw from Lake Sue, located at 2425 Lake Sue Drive , in Beeman Park. Built in 1959, this classic mid-century home measures in at 2,586 SF and is encircled with lush, Florida...
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 days, whether that be at home, in an office, the streets of...
The Audubon Park Garden District (Website) is hosting their fourth annual May the Fourth Be With You event on Friday, May 4. The event runs from 5-8 p.m. and is obviously a take on Star Wars but will feature a special...
Online trend-followers Insider (Website) just released a roundup of "The Best Wings in Every State" and Orlando's-own DOMU won the honors of Best Wings in Florida. DOMU's Korean Fried Chicken is known for its flavor and satisfying crunch. They're actually...
Gideon's Bakehouse (Website) announced via social media that they have acquired a 2,000 SF production warehouse, to make more cookies in. The warehouse, located in an undisclosed location in Altamonte Springs (to protect our cookies from cookie bandits), will allow...
1803 Pizza Kitchen (Facebook) is now open in Audubon Park. We wrote about the new restaurant concept HERE just last month. New ownership took over the space and completely remodeled the interior. 1802 Pizza Kitchen is located at 1803 E. Winter...
SPONSORED: This move-in-ready, mid-century ranch was built in 1956 and is located at 3411 Ibis Drive in the Audubon Park neighborhood. The three-bedroom, two-bath home sits on a corner lot, just next to Songbird Park where the local Main...
Audubon Park's only Italian eatery, O'Strombolis, has been sold to new owners and is undergoing a complete remodel and re-branding. Located at 1803 E. Winter Park Road the restaurant will now be known as 1803 Pizza/Kitchen (Facebook). Prior to...
Park Ave Compact Discs (Facebook | Website) is turning 33.3 years old on Saturday, February 10 and is celebrating with a big sale. All day long, the shop will be giving 33 percent off each guest's entire purchase, in honor...
Florida and Co. Market and Eatery (Website), the locally-sourced restaurant/bar in East End Market, is looking for a Kitchen Manager. Florida and Co.'s owner, Emily Rankin, is looking for an experienced chef that specializes in working with local ingredients. They...
Bem Bom (Facebook | Website) has finished their build-out and are simply awaiting their Certificate Of Occupancy to open their first brick and mortar restaurant. The popular Portuguese-inspired food truck has been working on opening the new location at 3101 Corrine Drive...
UPDATE: More details will be released in the coming months on their Facebook and Instagram pages, @ToriToriPub. The long-vacant building adjacent to Pho 88 at 720 N. Mills Avenue  has seen a lot of upgrades in the past two years...
MetroPlan Orlando, the metropolitan planning organization for Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties, kicked off their year-long study of the Corrine Drive corridor in Audubon Park in February 6, 2017. We wrote about it HERE. During that time, they have held...
"My neighbors keep telling me about the Beeman Bubblegum House in my neighborhood. It looks like an old dollhouse in Audubon Park. What’s the story behind this house? Thanks for all you do!" - Jenny Edwin Beeman, the "Chewing Gum King"...
Award-winning cookie shop, Gideon's Bakehouse (Facebook | Website) was just featured in a video by Insider as part of their ongoing dessert series. Gideon's is a local bakery based in the East End Market. It first opened in July, 2016...
The National Food Mart has applied for assistance through the City of Orlando Small Business Facade Program to pay for new paint, new storefront windows and doors, landscaping, and parking lot upgrades. The Audubon Park gas station is located at...
Keen observers may recall that we already posted this job back in June, HERE. The job description has since been changed and reposted, closing for new applications on November 19. The Assistant Director would assist the Division Director with all general...
Editor's Note: I sit on the Board of Trustees for Harry P. Leu Gardens   Harry P. Leu Gardens is 70 percent open following the damage left behind by Hurricane Irma and they are in the process of rallying themselves for...
Original estimates on the damage Leu Gardens experienced from Hurricane Irma seem to have been drastically low-balled. Leu Gardens Director Robert Bowden told his Board of Directors early Wednesday morning that his staff has performed a comprehensive inventory of the...