UPDATE: The Lake Alert for Lake Formosa and Lake Rowena has been lifted. Please resume all normal water activities associated with the lake. In a bit of news...
The onePULSE Foundation announced the winning design team for their National Pulse Memorial and Museum at a press conference on Wednesday, October 30. The winning team's concept, created by Coldefy with RDAI |...
In all fairness, we were lumped in with Daytona Beach and Melborne for some reason, but Orlando still managed to place as number 39 in a list of the Top 50 "Rattiest Cities" according to Orkin.com.
A group of local volunteers are rallying together to purchase a large parcel of land on the corner of Central Boulevard and Rosalind Avenue in Downtown Orlando. The property in question was the...
The City of Winter Park is considering the acquisition of the downtown United States Post Office Building, located at 300 N. New York Avenue ,,null,,14]" target="_blank">GMap]. The acquisition would facilitate the future expansion of...
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...
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...
It's that time of year again and The City of Orlando is hiring for multiple available Swan Boat Attendant positions at Lake Eola Park. These are part-time, seasonal positions. Attendants are in charge of...
We told you HERE in July 2018 that the City of Orlando was launching a study that would weigh the feasibility of making Orange Avenue and Magnolia Avenue two-way streets in downtown's North Quarter district.
MLS-All Star week will kick-off in Orlando on Friday, July 26 and will feature a variety of entertainment including a free concert at Wall Street Plaza with Prince Royce, tons of parties, and sail boat races on...
The City of Orlando is looking to fill a full-time contract position for a Landscape Architect. Now you may be thinking they're looking for a professional weed machine, but that's not the...
The City of Orlando will release a clutch of special beetles on Friday, June 28 to combat the spread of invasive plants. The air potato is a species of perennial vine that can...
UPDATE: The top section of the fountain is indeed in storage and the City is looking at what will be involved in the repair process before moving forward. "Bungalower, I think someone stole...
"Are they expanding the dog park a Constitution Green? It looks like they're doing something." - Bungalower Reader Short answer, reader, yes they are expanding the dog park. The City...
Orlando City Council officially voted to ban plastic straws, bags, cutlery, and polystyrene containers in public parks and City-run venues at Monday's council meeting. The move is an extension of the City of...
The Audubon Park Garden District was targeted by Rollins College planning students for a real-world application of their budding placemaking skills recently in a study of two of the district's alleyways in an effort to identify other...
Every May we tell you about the annual blooming of our favorite epiphytic cacti, the night-blooming cereus. The long, skinny cactus clings to rough, cracked bark and pokes its way skyward into the...
The Genius Preserve is a slice of historic old school Florida, located on the eastern shore of Lake Virginia from Rollins College. Owned and maintained by the Elizabeth Morse Genius Foundation of Winter...
The Orlando Bike Coalition (Facebook | Website) has partnered with REI and the City of Orlando to install a bicycle Fixit station in Ivanhoe Village at Gaston Edwards Park. An unveiling ceremony will...
"So that guy that got hauled out of Lake Eola the other week ... what happens to him now? Community service?"- Bungalower Reader An unnamed man was pulled from Lake...
We told you HERE in November 2018 that Dr. Phillips Charities had received a major gift that would allow for the construction of a brand new YMCA facility in their OBT-based Packing District development.
The City of Orlando will finally move forward with a planned memorial section of Greenwood Cemetery in honor of the victims of the 2016 Pulse Orlando nightclub shootings. 49 markers were donated by the...
The City of Orlando is hiring a temporary Event Coordinator Assistant for the Harry P. Leu Gardens (Website). The position is responsible for providing customer service to clients including processing high volume calls, one-on-one...
A new non-profit called the Winter Park Land Trust (Website) will host a launch party at the end of the month at the Winter Park Farmers' Market. According to their website, the Trust...
The Downtown Arts District is hosting their Third Thursday Gallery Hop on February 21 at a different venue this month as their new home at the Rogers Kiene Building continues to be built out. The new venue, located at 108...