Learn all about the top headlines, new restaurants, and best-bet events to attend this weekend with Bungalower and the Bus. Hosted each week by Jon "The Bus" Busdeker and Brendan O’Connor. This week’s episode was recorded at Wall St. Plaza. Thank...
Here is a look at some of the best events taking place this weekend. Remember, you can always visit the complete events calendar by clicking on “EVENTS” in our main menu. If you’d like to have your event added to our...
The Community Redevelopment Agency is requesting they be allowed to spend $197,858 to purchase new decorations for the Central Business District. The decorations, 242 snowflakes measuring 42 inches in diameter, would replace the current decorations that are over twenty years...
Mayor Buddy Dyer will introduce the City of Orlando's first Poet Laureate at an upcoming City Council meeting on October 23, 2017. After a search was announced in July of this year, HERE, the Poet Laureate Selection Committee narrowed down...
All Aboard Florida has applied for a permit to begin construction of the Orlando segment of their new privately-owned and operated Brightline concept. This is the second phase of Brightline construction, the first being service between Miami and West...
The annual Trash 2 Trends fashion show will be returning on Saturday, February 3 and applications are open for this year's competition. Trash 2 Trends is an annual fundraiser hosted by Keep Orlando Beautiful, that features the fashion and art...
According to a release from the Orange County Property Appraiser earlier today, the final damage assessment numbers from Hurricane Irma are in, and they're nearly twice as much as the earlier estimates. The OCPA offices estimated in September that damages...
The City of Orlando's Green Works Division will be installing 21 new recycling units in Downtown Orlando, including 7 new "Big Belly" units. Big Belly (Website) is a Smart City business that delivers multiple benefits besides diverting waste from landfills....
New Smyrna Beach's favorite deli, Manzano's (Facebook | Website), will be opening a new location in Winter Park, according to the Orlando Weekly's Faiyaz Kara. Manzano's Beachside Deli is known for their massive sandwiches made with artisan bread from New York,...
The Emilio and Gloria Estefan Broadway musical, On Your Feet, is playing at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts from October 17-22. The story follows Emilio and Gloria's beginnings in Cuba and follows them on their journey to international "superstardom"...
As mentioned in a recent blog post on the City of Orlando website, the City is looking to transform an empty Downtown lot into a "modern interactive public gathering space." The lot in question sits on the corner of Orange...
Facebook has recently launched an "Order Food" option under the Explore bar on their platform (look at the bottom left-hand corner of the image below). Clicking on the option brings you to an aggregated list of all of the partnering...
Like what you see? Consider supporting this series by clicking HERE.   Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people live and spend their days, whether...
The Crepe Company Food Truck (Website) will be announcing their intent to franchise their crepe-selling business concept at the Orlando Franchise Show (Website) on October 20. The truck-based catering company, owned by Lisa Fareed, has been in operation since 2009....
Spacious (Website) is a service that partners with restaurants to rent them out to coworkers during their off-hours. The innovative start-up connects freelancers and remote workers with otherwise empty venues to hold meetings, presentations, or just to take advantage of...
Art in Odd Places (Website) has returned to Orlando for a third year of its public visual and performance art festival in the streets of Downtown Orlando, from November 10-12. This year's theme is "Noise" and the event will...
Olde Dixie Fried Chicken (Facebook) announced earlier in the year that they would be launching their own food truck, following the closure of their South Orange Avenue store in 2016. According to their Facebook page, the truck build-out is finished and...
WalletHub (Website) the constant list-making resource for last-minute blog posters around the world, has just ranked Orlando as the Third Best City for Vegetarians and Vegans in the United States. The list, based on a 2016 Harris Poll paid for...
Comedian and television host Trevor Noah will perform at the Bob Carr Theater on January 27 . The Daily Show host debuted a new comedy special, Afraid of the Dark, on Netflix this past February and his first book, "Born a Crime:...
The modern home sits on one of the longer canals feeding off of Clear Lake, at 3105 Surfside Way in Catalina . The three bedroom, three bath home comes with a massive living room, complete with vaulted ceilings and views...
Winter Park has lit the same red cedar tree in their Central Park for the past 29 years as part of their annual holiday celebrations, but thanks to Irma, that tradition is out on the curb with the rest...
SPONSORED by Hinge Hardware: This is our latest rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week, in Orlando’s Bungalow Neighborhood news, and some bonus headlines you may have missed. Don’t forget to tune in to the latest episode of Bungalower...
Learn all about the top headlines, new restaurants, and best-bet events to attend this weekend with Bungalower and the Bus. Hosted each week by Jon Busdeker and Brendan O’Connor. This week’s episode was recorded at Jax Thornton Park, a newly...
EDIT: The above photo is for the unlaunched mobile payment app, not the tracking app "It's already saved me from missing the bus a couple of times. That's a big deal when your bus only comes once an hour. Pro...
Saturday, October 14 is a busy day in Downtown Orlando with multiple large-scale events and associated road closures. Commuters and event-goers are advised to travel with care and plan their routes in advance. Events happening on Saturday include: Come Out...