Two local chefs, Chef Kristoffer Anderson and Chef Wendy Lopez, are teaming up with World Central Kitchen to provide free meals for people who have been impacted by the pandemic. The meals will...
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...
Enzian Theater (Facebook | Website) temporarily closed its doors on March 17 in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. But they haven't just been sitting around eating popcorn. In response to not being able to...
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...
"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...
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...
The United States Bartenders Guild's National Charity Foundation has launched a program for bartenders in need of assistance during the coronavirus outbreak. The Bartender Emergency Assistance Program is meant to aid service industry...
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...
Both Orange County and the City of Orlando have declared a State of Emergency and are shutting down any events that would attract 250 people or more in an effort to stimy the spread of the coronavirus....
On the tail of dishing out nearly $280,000 to local arts organizations to help them rent venues for special projects across Central Florida, United Arts of Central Florida just made it rain another $20,000 as part of...
City of Winter Park staff are hard at work with the City Attorney to create a new framework for the introduction and implementation of micro-mobility devices. That's fancy talk for scooters, electric bikes, and things that make...
The Orange County Board of County Commissioners got an update from County staff on the status of the Orange County Transportation Initiative (take a shot every time we say "county" in this piece). At...
“The Orlando Sentinel built an award-winning, nationally recognized team with incomparable institutional knowledge and unrivaled connections to Central Florida — and it has been gutted, with senior journalists and talented young reporters pushed out as our corporate...
Orlando Mayor John "Buddy" Dyer will host his 15th annual Neighborhood and Community Summit 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, March 7 at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort. The event features talks by community leaders...
The Florida Department of Transportation, in partnership with the City of Orlando and Dr. Phillips, Inc., will hold a public hearing regarding planned roadway improvements on segments of Princeton Street and Orange Blossom Trail in the planned...
The scooter program is reaching capacity as the City of Orlando has issued seven of ten available permits to national companies to operate within city limits since approving the one-year pilot in December 2019.
There are 11 proposed Charter amendments on the upcoming 2020 Election ballot in Winter Park and we have all of them listed for you here. Gender Neutral, Preamble Title Changes and Sections...
The Orange County Clerk of Courts is hosting a special group wedding ceremony on Valentine's Day for 20-30 couples who manage to register before the deadline (today). The OCCC is offering a special V-Day...
Looking for some great hands-on activities with your children that will expose them to volunteerism, hard work, and community spirit? Bungalower is partnering with local tech-guru Gregg Pollack and his children to spotlight some of the amazing...
A Bill proposed by Senator Linda Stewart received a unanimously favorable vote on Monday that would see Tourist Development Taxes used in a new way. “TDT is often used primarily for the promotion...
Winter Park's new library project, which was approved in 2016, has finally had its construction cost approved by city commissioners to the tune of $41.7 million. Winter Park commissioners approved the price tag...
Following up on the recent news that the Mayor had appointed a new Director of Placemaking and Competitiveness at City Hall, Bungalower's Brendan O'Connor had a chance to sit down with the man himself, Frank Billingsley, for...