The Thornton Park Main Street District has been working on installing "artsy" pedestrian walkways for the past few years. Well, the wait is over as the Main Street has finally installed their first...
The Downtown Orlando Partnership (Website) is hiring a new Executive Director. The Downtown Orlando Partnership (DOP) was founded in 1961 to focus as a platform to connect the downtown Orlando business community and...
Governor Ron DeSantis signed a special bill on June 2019 that effectively prohibits local governments from requiring a permit to trim or cut trees on private property. House Bill 1159: Private Property Rights...
The City of Orlando Families Parks and Recreation department have launched a new Master Plan Survey for Orlando residents. The survey is meant to measure how residents use public park space and what...
On February 2, 2019, a TSA officer died after jumping from a tenth-floor balcony at the Orlando International Airport's Regency Hotel. Before jumping, 40-year-old Robert Henry left a note with the following quote,
Bungalower staff will continue to work throughout the storm on updating this post with all of the relevant news Orlandoans need to stay safe and engaged for as long as we have power.
Tropical Storm Dorian became an official hurricane on Wednesday as it loomed over Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and according to the internet, is expected to become a Category 3 hurricane by the time it slams...
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...
UPDATE: Applications/Submissions for these art projects are not open at this time. We will share that information once it is public. The I-4 Ultimate Art Endowment Program will place public art installations adjacent...
The City of Orlando is looking to "take a slice of Downtown trash" this week. The city's Downtown Clean Team will install six pizza box-only trash bins around the Central Business District in...
The College Park Main Street will be co-hosting another iteration of Park Day on Friday, September 20 from 4-10 p.m. Park Day is a national event series where people transform parking spaces into...
The Orlando Economic Partnership (Website) just announced a call for nominations for their James B. Greene and the Schwartz Innovation Awards, honoring those who have made the greatest impact on the economy and community through innovation and...
In response to a group of Central Florida lawmakers calling on onePULSE Foundation to be audited this past June, the local organization has just released their 2018 financials, which you can see at the bottom of this...
The City of Orlando has its city planners create vision plans for its neighborhoods to help control future development. We've shared them before for neighborhoods like Lake Formosa in Ivanhoe Village and the SODO warehouse district, and...
The Orange County Public Library System is about more than books. Following the national trend to become real-world laboratories and community-serving platforms for awesomeness, our local library system has just launched something really...
The Girl Scouts of Citrus Council (Website) are hard at work earning a merit badge for being amazing at life by bringing a something really special to their office building at 341 N. Mills Avenue in...
A petition that calls for the ban of gay conversion therapy for Orange County minors was launched this past week, backed by organizations like The Trevor Project, and Equality Florida. Conversion therapy is...
UPDATE: This event is not free. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased via the link below. The Orange County Community Conference will take place on Saturday, October 5 from 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m....
The Milk District Main Street program will host their annual mixer event 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 31 at The Plaza Live to highlight the 365-days and share their plans for the future. This...
The City of Orlando will not continue to participate in Amazon's facial recognition software trial, as of last Thursday. Orlando's new Chief of Police, Orlando Rolon, stated that his department was "... not...
According to Feeding America’s Map the Meal Gap 2019 report, one in five children in Central Florida struggle with hunger and with schools closed for the summer, most of these children lose access to the free or reduced lunches...
The College Park Neighborhood Association has just launched an Instagram contest to in the hopes of finding "The best photo of life experiences in College Park." Deadline for photo submissions is August 1 with...
Shin Jung Restaurant was the victim of a devastating fire last week that completely destroyed their Mills 50 Korean BBQ space. General Manager, Michael Lee, has since launched a GoFundMe for the family-run...
The Downtown Orlando Partnership (Website) launched a new downtown-focused non-profit this past March called The Avrio Foundation (Website), the mission of which is to "leverage the passion and support of the business community to help shape the...
SPONSORED: The Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC - The Reliable One) needs your help to pave a cleaner, greener future as they develop a 20-year energy roadmap. OUC has provided residents and businesses with reliable...