Photo Source: Google Maps Street View The new 7-Eleven on Central and Rosalind opens today in the former Blank Space location. That makes it the third 7-eleven in that area. The other two being located in 55 West and Thronton...
Lotus Lounges and Honey prepare to open next week. The two restaurants will go in the space vacated by Nick's Italian Kitchen and Prickly Pear in the Sanctuary building located downtown on South Eola Dr. and Pine St. The countdown on...
Barnie's Coffee Kitchen is moving into the City Arts Factory Downtown. Barnie's will be located in the former Roho Coffee location. This provides them access both from within City Arts Factory and Orange Ave. Based on the signs posted...
The Five Guys on Church Street closed on Saturday. A sign posted on the door provided no further details but we've heard that Graffiti Junktion is considering a location there.
We went by the new Lotus and Honey restaurants on Sunday to see what progress was being made. As we mentioned last week both restaurants are  scheduled to open in the Sanctuary downtown this week. We didn't see any...
The owners of the Church Street Tavern which will be located inside of the old Bumby Arcade on Church Street announced on their Facebook page that they are shooting for an opening date of August 17. The Pittsburgh themed...
Source: Google Maps Street View The Orlando Business Journal reports that the owners of the Citrus Center at 255 S Orange Ave (btwn. Jackson St. and Church St.) are trying to decide what to do with the "surface lot" space...
We reported that Five Guys on Church Street closed down and it didn't take long to fill the space. The Orlando Business Journal is reporting that Graffiti Junktion owner Greg Peters is planning to open a new american cafe...
The Church Street District launched a discount card program this month. For $25 you you receive a "District Card" that provides discounts at Church Street restaurants and bars. Discounts include 10% off at Hamburger Mary's, 15% off at Kres...
While this location is on the sidewalk and not in the grass where the original plan was. We are guessing that the sculpture might have moved locations. Mayor Buddy Dyer told the Rotary Club of College Park that the first...
Lake Eola Park will be undergoing a handful or minor enhancements over the next month. The construction will cause Lake Eola to not have any events at the park other than the weekly farmers market. The enhancements include regular...
Photo of last years Bike Rally from Downtown CREDO Here's our pick of what to do this weekend in the Bungalow Neighborhoods. Friday, August 3 Enjoy an outdoor movie in a beautiful garden. Blanket/chairs are recommended. You may bring a dinner picnic...
Chad on Facebook asked: There is a triangular strip of land at the intersection of Rosalind and Livingston. it is directly across from the new Skyhouse apt. building. I think a schoolhouse used to be located here .. but was...
Mark Ferguson the owner of Ferg's Sports Bar & Grill in St. Pete plan to open a restaurant and bar in the Church Street Train Depot. In St. Pete Ferg's Sports Bar & Grill is across the street from...
We told you it was coming, posted  menus and we even gave you a peak inside and this weekend Lotus Orlando officially opened in Eola Square at 100 South Eola Drive Suite 105 (btwn. Pine St. & South St.). The...
The Florida Department of Transportation announced today that Hertz 24/7 was selected to bring a Carsharing Program to the Orlando. The program will allow residents to rent cars by the hour from various locations. The program is expected to start...
Members of the Nils M. Schweizer Fellows, Central Florida Modern created a Next Round campaign (Website | Facebook) to save the honeycomb part of "round building" downtown. The organization is raising money to save the Brise Soleil and turn them into...
The owners of the 54 West plaza got approval for minor upgrades to the plaza. The improvements for the plaza at 54 W Church St. will go before the Appearance Review Board this month for a second time. They...
Photo Courtesy of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
Photo courtesy of City of Orlando Facebook. The Big Red Bus at City Hall today as part of  Give Life Orlando Day. You can donate blood at seven location downtown today. All donors get a free Fandango movie ticket. Click here for...
Scott Joseph is reporting on his blog that Terrace 390 Bar & Bistro(Website) will reopen as Terrace 390 Rustic Bistro. When the restaurant located at 390 N Orange Ave. (btwn. Livingston Ave. & Robinson St.) closed at the end of June they...
The Orlando Magic have an agreement to pay the city about $12.7 million for property to build a new entertainment complex. The Orlando Sentinel obtained records that spell out the deal which the City of Orlando says is still being...
UPDATE: The ordinance was deferred after bar and club owners came forward to voice concerns. The city will and Downtown Development board will work with business owners to come up with a new proposal. Click here for our updated story. The Orlando...
UPDATED: We have heard from the hotel that they will now open on October 17. Aloft Hotel (Website | Facebook) is set to open its doors on September 26. The eco friendly a 118 guest-room hotel is opening in the old...
A new pub opened up recently downtown called the Underground Public House (Facebook). The bar/restaurant is located  at 19 S Orange Ave. (btwn. Central Blvd. & Pine St.) in Downtown Orlando. Owner Kelly Wells told Bungalower "Underground Public House is an...