Vinyl Arts Bar has now become MamaJuana Latin Bistro and Rum Bar (Website), a new Latin-themed casual dining restaurant. The new space held a grand opening in mid-September at 75 E. Colonial Drive...
A request for a Major Certificate of Appearance Approval was submitted to the Appearance Review Board to allow for the long-awaited extension of the Orlando Urban Trail through the North Quarter District to the Colonial Pedestrian Bridge...
OUC will host a public meeting on Thursday, September 12 to provide an update on the future electric substation that is planned near Lake Highland. More on that HERE. Residents and business owners...
As reported by Orlando Weekly's wily Faiyaz Kara, a Bagel World (Website) will be opening in the North Quarter at 743 N. Magnolia Drive . The New Smyrna Beach-based bagelry will be serving breakfast...
Nearly three weeks of nightly closures are headed to Colonial Drive where it meets with Interstate 4 in Downtown Orlando. I-4 Ultimate crews will be demolishing the old westbound travel lanes to make...
We told you HERE in July 2018 that the City of Orlando was launching a study that would weigh the feasibility of making Orange Avenue and Magnolia Avenue two-way streets in downtown's North Quarter district.
The Caro-Bama BBQ food truck (Website) team will be moving on from their brick-and-mortar concept in the North Quarter to concentrate on their food truck business, according to a recent post on their social media accounts.
New designs have been released for Ponte Health Properties pie-in-the-sky Vertical Medical City development. The much-touted development has reportedly settled on a large vacant commercial lot in the North Quarter, located at 1000...
Back in late 2015, business partners William Santos and Wilson Santos transformed a former massage parlor into a performance venue in Orlando's North Quarter. That concept, Vinyl Arts Bar, has now evolved into...
SPONSORED by Orlando Ballet: "14 Questions" is a new interview series looking at the local rock stars that make our city beautiful, as seen through the lens of a lineup of various local photographers.
The long awaited Colonial Drive Pedestrian Bridge is finally finished and open to the public. We first wrote about the project HERE in 2014 when Matt Broffman was still covering the news for...
West Colonial Drive will be closed in both directions for two consecutive nights this weekend, beginning Friday, March 15 and ending Sunday, March 17. The closure will take place between Orange Avenue and...
Tonda Corrente of La Femme du Fromage (Facebook | Website) is opening a second location in the North Quarter this summer. Corrente told Bungalower (while attending Rockin' Robinson in The Milk District) that...
The Florida Department of Transportation is opening a new overpass over Colonial Drive. Additional testing of the new structure has been completed and it is ready to be opened to traffic with a scheduled opening date of Monday, January 7. The...
We told you HERE in December 2017 that Church Street Entertainment had taken over North Quarter Tavern. Well, they are finally about to open. City Pub Orlando (Website) will be soft opening this weekend and operating with limited hours leading...
Scheduled work on the Colonial Drive Pedestrian Bridge will lead to the closure of the major road at the intersection of Interstate 4 this weekend. Crews will be installing cables and truss on the new bridge between Friday and Sunday causing...
Sanford's award-winning marshmallow shop, Wondermade (Website), will be popping-up in the North Quarter Market starting at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 8. The popular shop will be selling ice cream, s'mores, and boxes of their famous marshmallows in a new stall...
As of Friday, October 19, Pearson’s Cafe (Facebook | Website) has closed their North Quarter storefront, located at 807 N. Orange Avenue . The cafe, an extension of their 15+ year business Pearson's Catering, was known for their gourmet sandwiches and pastries...
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...
Colonial Drive will close to traffic from 10  p.m. Saturday, July 14 to 6 a.m. Sunday, July 14 for the installation of a truss for the new Pedestrian Overpass. Colonial will be closed between Orange Avenue and Garland Avenue to...
The City of Orlando is interested in signing Canin Associates to assist with the second phase of a "one-way to two-way" study on both Orange Avenue and Magnolia Avenue in Orlando's North Quarter District (uptown), north of Colonial Drive. The...
With the Colonial Pedestrian Bridge support tower nearly finished, Orlando residents are suddenly becoming much more aware of the bridge project than they were before. The 200 foot-long bridge is being hailed as the missing connection between the Orlando Urban...
We told you about Caro-Bama BBQ food truck (Website) moving into the North Quarter Market (Website) last November and now they're almost ready to open. The popular food truck will be opening their new sandwich window in the cafe/market on Friday,...
Local developer and Creative Village champion Craig Ustler has announced a new partnership with Church Street Entertainment to take the helm of his North Quarter Tavern and Bar Room properties. Church Street Entertainment is the company behind Downtown favorites like...
As announced by other media outlets earlier in the week, organic grocer the Farmacy (Website) will be pulling out of its space at North Quarter Market (Website). However, a number of other vendors will be moving into the space left...