Top-down mandates to stay home and keep your distance could very well save your life and that of your loved ones, but it also means that Orlandoans aren't getting the face-to-face human time we need.
The Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority has announced that LYNX will switch to a Monday to Saturday schedule with a modified service schedule starting March 30 due to the pandemic. The Sunday schedule...
PROMO: The Orlando Economic Partnership (the Partnership) has launched a new social media campaign to support local businesses, large and small, who continue to provide essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic. The #PickUpOrlando social media...
Governor Ron DeSantis has directed the Florida Department of Revenue to extend the final due dates for property tax payments for the 2019 tax year. The Order of Emergency Waiver/Deviation #20-52-DOR-01 applies to...
The Orange County Library System (Facebook | Website) announced on its Facebook page yesterday that it would cease home delivery service after Thursday, March 26. The MAYL delivery service allowed library cardholders in...
UPDATE: Scroll down to see a copy of the Executive Order from the Mayor that includes a breakdown of non-essential and essential businesses. Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings announced at a March 24...
WUCF, in partnership with PBS Learning Media, has announced a new initiative to help educators to reach their students remotely. PBS Learning Media has curated a special collection of resources organized by grade...
Publix is looking to hire for thousands of positions that are currently available in its stores and distribution centers as soon as by the end of March. Publix is hiring in Boynton Beach,...
The University of Central Florida has named Alexander Cartwright, former chancellor at the University of Missouri, as its next president. Cartwright entered the search relatively last-minute as a mystery candidate just two days before...
Things are a bit crazy right now, Orlando. We know most of you are abiding by the 5 Rules; Washing Hands, Elbow Sneeze, Don't Touch Your Face, Keep 6-feet Apart, and Staying Home, but that makes keeping...
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"Please be mindful of the curfew and only go out if you are required to do so for work."ORANGE COUNTY MAYOR JERRY DEMINGS Orange County leaders have imposed a nightly curfew for all...
The 2020 Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival has been canceled. Orlando Fringe (Website) is the longest-running Fringe Theatre Festival in the United States, and brings hundreds of theatrical productions from around the world...
Alex Tchekmeian, a co-founder of Foxtail Coffee Co. (Website), told Bungalower late in the evening on March 18 he wanted to buy Orlando a drink. So he's going to. On March 19, all...
"We’re going to be featuring all different types of performances and special guests, you won’t know what to expect from minute to minute.”ANDY MATCHETT Local crooner Andy Matchett is teaming up with Blackburst Entertainment...
UPDATE: A GoFundMe has been launched for Orlando Weekly staffers who were furloughed HERE. Euclid Media (Website) the multimedia/event company and current owner of both Creative Loafing and Orlando...
Amazon announced on Monday, March 16 that it needs to hire another 100,000 people across the nation in order to keep up with a dramatic increase in online orders. Amazon will temporarily be...
In the vacuum that is professional sports on television at the moment, FOX Sports Florida has decided to step forward and work some magic. Beginning on Thursday, March 19, FOX Sports Florida will...
Heart of Florida United Way (Website) has established a fund to support Central Florida residents who are being negatively impacted by the coronavirus epidemic. The Fund was made with an initial investment of...
AdventHealth has confirmed that it has begun testing patients who meet evaluation criteria for the novel coronavirus in Florida. Yet, they are only testing those who are referred with a physician's order for patients who meet the...
UPDATES: The City of Orlando has amended its previous alert concerning onsite alcohol consumption by restaurants - per the Governor’s Executive Order, restaurants within the City of Orlando will be allowed to sell alcohol for onsite...
We know you're hungry and that some of you don't know how to cook. That's ok though, as our local restaurants are still open and in need of your business. You may not be able to sit...
Walt Disney World has begun donating excess food left unused by its month-long closure to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida. The theme park is faced with an inventory of food that...
Starbucks announced on Sunday, March 15 that they would be moving their stores to a to-go-only business model in reaction to the international spread of the coronavirus. "As we all know, the...
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