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...
Aussie dreamboat actor Chris Hemsworth, known for playing Thor in various Marvel movies and as a super hot guy in grey boxer briefs in Vacation, wants you to get just as fit as he is so he's...
The University of Central Florida has named Alexander Cartwright, former chancellor at the University of Missouri, as its next president. Cartwright entered the search relatively last-minute as a mystery candidate just two days before...
UPDATE: A GoFundMe has been launched for Orlando Weekly staffers who were furloughed HERE. Euclid Media (Website) the multimedia/event company and current owner of both Creative Loafing and Orlando...
Actor Josh "Olaf the Snowman" Gad will be hosting a story reading session every night during the quarantines for children online. The actor, who you'll recognize from the Frozen series, Beauty and the...
UPDATE: The Disney College Program has announced that it is working with the students and that "no one will be without accommodations." The Walt Disney Company made the decision to close its Walt Disney...
Maffrey's (Facebook | Instagram) is a new men's boutique that is opening at 1809 N. Orange Avenue in Ivahoe Village. According to co-owner Jeff Starks, the idea was birthed from a constant struggle...
Craig Ustler is a third-generation Orlandoan on both sides of his family and the president of Ustler Development Group - a company that's on the forefront of some of the largest projects in Orlando's history, including Creative...
“The walking tour is our way of honoring the time that Fred Rogers spent on our campus as a student and the many ways he continues to influence the Rollins College community.” - ROLLINS PRESIDENT...
“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...
Dominique Greco was hired as the City of Orlando’s first-ever Nighttime Economy Manager in July 2017; a position that oversees the growing needs of Orlando’s Downtown nightlife scene. Greco came to the job following...
We told you HERE earlier in the month that Rhys and Alexia Gawlak, owners of Swine and Sons (Website) in Winter Park, would be competing on an episode of Guy Fieri’s “Guy’s Grocery Games.”
"This means the world to me because I never thought the little kid from Mexico holding THE FAME CD at Costco’s cashier would be in this position, loving makeup, loving himself, loving the people around this project....
The Orlando Museum of Art (Website) announced Monday, February 17 that Glen Gentele had resigned as the director after eight years with the institution. Gentele was hired to the position 2012 and succeeded...
Orlando's own Mayor-appointed "Ambassador of Love" Donna Dowless has been pulling heartstrings and art strings behind and in front of the scene here in Orlando for decades. Dowless hosted an art opening at the...
SPONSORED: The Grand Bohemian Gallery (Facebook) will host an opening for Donna Dowless's latest art show, her "16th Annual Heart and Soul Exhibition" on Friday, February 7 from 6-9 p.m. The evening will...
Rhys and Alexia Gawlak, owners of Swine and Sons (Website) in Winter Park, will be featured on an upcoming episode of Guy Fieri's "Guy's Grocery Games." The local couple will put their skills to...
Wally's Mills Avenue Liquors (Website) reopened under new ownership back in June 2019, but the renovations are apparently ongoing. They have a new window. Wally's closed suddenly in August 2018 following a sudden...
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...
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...
Alicia Keys will stop in Orlando for her pending world tour on Saturday, September 19, 2020. The 15-time Grammy Award-winner will be performing a collection of her greatest hits across North America and...
The Emmy award-winning journalist and poet Jeffrey Brown will speak at Rollins College on February 18 at 7 p.m. Brown's career has spanned 30 years with the PBS Newshour and currently serves as...
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer announced four new senior staff appointments on Wednesday, January 15 that really translated to some shuffling of key personnel. Frank Billingsley, who has served as the mayor's Chief of...
PROMO: New York Times bestselling author, Debbie Macomber, will be featured as the next special guest speaker for the Orange County Library System’s Library After Hours: An Evening with Debbie Macomber on January 31 at Orlando Public Library.
A building that once housed a Perkins restaurant at 5320 N. Orange Blossom Trail could soon be the new home of a Miami Grill (Website). Kamar Aiken, who played for UCF before...