Donna Mackenzie, the Executive Director of the City-sponsored StarterStudio (Website), has announced her departure from the downtown coworking space. Mackenzie has served as executive director of the space for four-and-a-half years will depart...
Backyard Axe Throwing League (Facebook | Website) is scheduled to open 7 p.m. Friday, November 14 in the Pine Street side of the 55 West building. Backyard Axe Throwing League, or "BATL," was...
We told you HERE about the Church Street Main Street's rumored expansion into the Parramore neighborhood and now we have a copy of their new, approved boundaries which will, as it states, "... expand the City's Main...
California Tortilla (Facebook | Website) closed their Church Street location in December 2018, which we told you about HERE. The "reimagined" Mexican restaurant allegedly left behind a bit of a leasing mess when, according to statements...
Remember that Make Orlando Great survey that the new owners launched to try to figure out what to put in the recently vacated Ferg's Depot building on Church Street? Well, the Nunziata brothers of FBC Mortgage have...
A new crepe restaurant is opening in a virgin retail unit in Church Street's 55 West building. If you follow us on Instagram, you may recall that we posted a photo from a...
We told you HERE that Mason Capital Partners, the new owners of Bumby Arcade Building, would be opening a new food hall concept in the historic Church Street building at 128 W. Church Street . Well, we...
The first phase of Lincoln Property Company's downtown two tower property is nearing completion. The 28-story tower will house a hotel and offices at the corner of South Street and Garland Avenue. The second...
William and Kathleen Blake have sold their popular downtown restaurant, Rusty Spoon, located at 55 W. Church Street . The Church Street farm-to-table has been sold to Michelle Lagerweij, a Netherlands-based restaurateur. According to...
The Church Street Main Street is hiring for an Associate Director position. The Associate Director role is a new one for the embattled downtown Main Street and will be responsible for assisting the...
UPDATE: The Orchid Garden will not be affected by this development, but the Ballroom will be removed for the new tower. The 28-story office and hotel tower, SunTrust Plaza...
Mason Capital Partners, the new owners of the historic Bumby Arcade Building on Church Street, have filed plans with the City of Orlando to construct a free-standing addition to the east side of the building as part...
We told you HERE about the Rise of the Rest Road Trip (Website) that would be launching their tech-funding tour in Orlando. They have just announced their finalists. The tour, led by...
The City of Orlando will be increasing the ADA accessibility of four intersections on Edgewater Drive, as part of an ongoing improvement process for Edgewater Drive. The Edgewater intersections to be worked on include Yale Street, Princeton Street, Smith Street, and...
"Hey, guys! I’m a cannabis patient and am looking forward to this certain dispensary coming to Orlando called ‘MUV’, mainly because of better products than the other dispensaries we currently have." - bungalower reader MuV, a subsidiary brand of AltMed Enterprises...
California Tortilla (Facebook | Website) opened on Church Street on March 14, 2018 but have since closed for business. The "reimagined" Mexican restaurant specialized in items like quesadillas, bowls, tacos, and burrito and was located at 54 West Church Street . According to a...
The Electric Daisy Carnival is taking place November 9 and 10 at Tinker Field, with its thumpa-thumpa dance music, full-size carnival rides, performances, and art installations. Leading up to the festival, a massive art car will be parking on Church Street...
UPDATE: This service has been extended through December.    SunRail and Bombardier are teaming up to run special late-night trains for their southbound riders, leaving from Church Street Station. The later train service will be offered during six Orlando Magic home games...
Iron Chef alum Chef Roberto Treviño has just confirmed the closure of his El Buda (Website) restaurant in Downtown Orlando. The short-lived fusion restaurant replaced another short-lived space, Maddy's Craft and Cru at 116 West Church St  back in December 2017, and specialized in a...
Cafe Frutos Selectos (CFS Coffee) has opened their new Church Street location in Downtown Orlando. This is the second location for the newly rebranded Colombian coffee shop; the first shop is located in Winter Park's Hannibal Square at 430 W....
In October 1912, Buffalo Bill's circus visited Orlando. Bill's oldest, and subsequently largest, buffalo took it upon himself to run away from the circus and meander his way along Orange Avenue. A group of "punchers," or cattle prodders that totally ushered the buffalo from...
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As we told you last week, Ferg's Depot has closed and been sold to new owners. We now know that those owners are none other than Rob and Joe Nunziata, of FBC Mortgage. If that name sounds familiar, its because...
UPDATE - Mark Ferguson has confirmed that he has sold Ferg's Depot.  Ferg’s Depot (Facebook | Website), the ambitious tenant of the historic Church Street Station has closed. The 15,000 SF restaurant/bar took over three years to open and hit a number...
Schumann's Yager Haus (Facebook) has closed their downtown restaurant, located at 25 W. Church Street . There had been rumors for months that the owners were looking to pull out of their German "multi-cuisine" restaurant and bar but that had...