The City of Orlando is entering an agreement with the Orlando Science Center to launch an exhibit about sustainable living, that will be featured in a tiny home. The Tiny Green Home exhibit...
The City of Orlando is launching a program to expand support for families and their children during the pandemic. The City is getting behind the concept of "homeschooling pods" where groups of neighbors...
We told you HERE in March 2020 that RLF Architects had been awarded the contract by the Winter Park Public Art Advisory Board to create a large-scale sculpture that will be installed at the new I-4 on-ramp...
The City of Orlando is struggling to identify its next steps to help downtown businesses eke out a living during the pandemic while still being stymied by the restrictions of State government. City...
The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce (Facebook | Website) has released the results of a survey that ranks the importance of varying factors when considering reopening the city for public events. The Winter...
You may recall that we told you HERE in January about a special initiative that the City of Winter Park had labeled the "Orange Avenue Overlay District." The plan aimed to establish building...
Dandelion Community Cafe (Facebook | Website) has launched a new initiative that asks people to send messages to their government leaders on custom-made postcards. “With COVID-19 all around us, I felt a lot of...
The Florida Brewers Guild (Website) has released a letter to Governor Ron DeSantis and the Department of Business and Professional Regulation asking for a plan to allow craft breweries to reopen their facilities.
The City of Orlando is seeking an artist or artist team to create a new three-dimensional piece of art to be installed along the I-4 corridor. Te proposed artwork will be placed near...
We told you HERE and HERE about Church Street Main Street wanting to expand its borders into the Parramore neighborhood but apparently we grossly undersold it, as the borders have been pushed much further than we expected.
A group of Orlando's Main Street districts have banded together to launch a new collaborative website that they hope will help market their respective downtown neighborhoods to out-of-town visitors and staycationers from the region.
Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings announced last week that his administration would be forming "strike teams" that would be visiting businesses in the region to ensure they are following COVID-19 safety protocols. The...
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and the Orlando City Council are hosting a budget workshop on Monday, July 20 to outline how the city will address future economic challenges, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, including affordable...
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Most American families have found themselves entrenched in some sort of at-home education situation during the COVID-19 pandemic, while facilitating long-distance, virtual learning for students that were displaced by government shut downs. While...
Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings will host a virtual town hall meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 15 geared towards connecting with the county's Generation Z community. The event will feature a panel...
Local nonprofit, Playground City, has hired a new interim Executive Director, Jasmyne Reese. Playground City (Facebook | Website) is a local 501 c 3 organization with a mission to engage residents in an equitable...
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The Orange County Library System launched a special cultural pass program in August 2019 called "Local Wanderer" that lets cardholders experience museums, sporting events, concerts, and more, just by using their library cards.
The Orlando Museum of Art (Facebook | Website) has a program that lets them lease fine art prints from its Contemporary American Graphics Collection to Central Florida businesses. The collection is billed as...
 "I am committed and the City of Orlando is committed to working to ensure that every person who lives here feels equally protected, equally valued and has equal access to opportunity. But I also know that this can only be...
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It's July Fourth weekend and everyone wants to celebrate Independence Day but with current restrictions on public gatherings and Florida bars not being allowed to serve alcohol on-site, this year's celebrations feel a little different.
Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings launched a new regional communications campaign at the annual State of the County last week to encourage businesses and residents to abide by CDC recommended COVID-19 safety guidelines.
The City of Orlando announced Wednesday, July 1 that it would be opening an additional free testing site on Wednesday, July 8 at Camping World Stadium. The testing site will service drive-thru and...