A new Jazzercise studio is opening at 927 N Mills Ave. (btwn. Webber St. and Marks St.). The owners currently teach classes in College Park and at the Marks Street Recreation Center and decided to open up their own...
Neighborhoods across Orlando are hosting National Night Out parties tonight. The gatherings are a "going away party for crime." The national movement put on by the National Association of Town Watch provides a great way to not only reduce...
New location for Loch Haven Veterinary Clinic The Loch Haven Veterinary Clinic (website | Facebook) on 2000 N Mills Ave. is set to move down the street to a new location. The new location will be at 921 N Mills Ave. They...
  Brian asked Bungalower: What's happening with the old Barney's Steakhouse on Colonial. I noticed that there is a sign that says Kobe is coming soon. Brian's correct, it does say coming soon. But that sign has been there for a while...
At a meeting tonight School Board Member Nancy Robbinson will discuss with parents and community members the plan to build a kindergarten through eighth grade school in the Audubon Park area. The new school would be on the site of...
1513 Pinecrest Place Colonialtown North Listing Price: $399,900 Year Built: 1922 1965 sq ft 4 bedroom/2 bath Listing Agent: Alexander Bogumi, Home Pro Realty Corp This 1922 Colonialtown North house more than doubled in size from an 884 square foot two bedroom one bath house to a four bedroom...
1500 Oregon St Colonial Town North Asking Price: $325,000 2 bedroom / 1 bathroom Agent: John Cordero Today's house of the day features an open floor plan perfect for relaxed living and entertaining. The listing says the highlight of the home is the contemporary...
The Blissful Juice & Vegan Cafe (Website | Facebook) is serving cold-pressed juice and raw vegan dishes in North Colonialtown. It sits in small strip mall behind Colonial Drive, but the interior is peaceful, well-lit, and cool. The full menu features...
Sam Flax (Facebook | Website) has been making videos for the past seven years (some with a French sock puppet that says "chicken chucker"). Two years ago they took a bit of a hiatus but have seemingly relaunched their...
You may have noticed last week that all of the social medias were full of pretty yellow-flowered trees. Usually the photos featured a stand-alone tree, glowing in all it's awesome yellowness, heralding spring in Central Florida. We wish there was...
    It's not breaking news that Bumby Avenue is closed for almost two years for resurfacing, it's been the talk of the town, we even wrote about it HERE, last week. But it got us thinking ... The rub is, even...
An overhaul of a one-mile stretch of Bumby Avenue means it could be closed for about 20 months, according to City Hall. The part of Bumby affected will run from East Colonial Drive to Corrine Drive in Audubon Park (see map). According...
Farm-Haus (Facebook | Website) is a local service that delivers healthy, chef-created dinners to your door. As far as we know it's the first local on-demand, slow food, delivery option in Orlando. Ingredients are locally sourced from Florida farms and freshly made the same...
We've had a few readers asking us about the long-delayed bike park in east Orlando's Coytown neighborhood between Bumby and the Fashion Square Mall . According to the Mayor's office, the project was delayed when it was discovered that...
In January, a nonprofit organization called SELF was launched, with the help of the City of Orlando, to aid in retrofitting local homes to be more energy efficient. Bungalower was invited to a home on Bumby Avenue to meet a...
A proposed development could be bringing 20 multi-story townhomes to multiple individual lots in Orlando's South  North Colonialtown neighborhood. The proposed lots are on Park Lake , Woodward  and Fern Creek . The separate lots currently host two medical offices and three single...
The Houlihan's restaurant (Website) in the Colonial Plaza is closing this Sunday - although wait staff that Bungalower chatted with this Sunday said it could happen even sooner. This is the last Florida location for the casual dining restaurant...
Fleet Farming, the group of bicycle-powered farmers operating out of East End Market, have launched a new program called Fleet Fruits. Fleet Fruits will glean healthy, local fruit from backyard trees, that would otherwise go to waste, and sell it...
Fashion Square Mall has just landed another food vendor. Brewster's Chicken (Facebook | Website) specializes in selling "America's Chicken Sandwich" using cage-free and Halal certified meat. Their menu focuses on standards like wraps and sandwiches, tenders and nuggets with fries, onion...
The Burger King on West Colonial Drive will be updating its color scheme soon. Constructed in 1993, the proposed facade renovation will mostly result in an updated color scheme and new signage. Many other Burger King locations in Orlando have already...
The Sanctum (Facebook), a whole foods and plant-based restaurant will be opening at the intersection of Fern Creek and Colonial Drive . The new concept is described on their Facebook page as a vegetarian/vegan restaurant/smoothie and juice bar. There is no opening...
SPONSORED: This adorable yellow 1,152 SF 1940's bungalow sits on a corner lot in the Mount Vernon Heights neighborhood (Colonialtown North), close to Fern Creek Elementary . The home was renovated this year, with a new roof, exterior siding and insulation,...
According to a recent post by The Daily City, the long-delayed 19-acre Druid Park will be opening at the end of the month. The park is located in Orlando’s Coytown neighborhood between Bumby and the Fashion Square Mall . We wrote about...
This three bedroom, two bath home was built in 1951 and totals out at 1,196 SF and sits on a 0.27 acre lot in Colonialtown North . The main house sits close to the street with a long driveway and a...
SPONSORED: This 1,318+ SF, three bed, two bath home is set on a gorgeous corner to corner lot with two private driveways in one of the hottest neighborhoods in Orlando, Colonialtown North The home features a split floor plan, bonus...