An Orlando-based company, Trident Real Estate Investments, LLC., is looking for approvals to build a proposed three-story apartment complex at 5750 Stonewall Jackson Road where 90 percent of its 72 units would qualify as affordable housing.
The Florida Department of Transportation is getting ready to implement, with the City of Orlando, the final design for the Robinson Street Corridor in downtown Orlando. City Council will vote to support a resolution...
The Dr. Philllips Center for Performing Arts (Facebook | Website) will be hosting a six-month event series in the Seneff Arts Plaza at the Dr. Phillips Center that will feature a number of live performances, workshops, and...
The Orlando Utilities Commission management has announced its intention to phase out coal-fired power generation "significantly" by 2025 and to have completely eliminated it by 2027. Energy storage is a key component of...
Lake Eola Park is getting a master plan that could change the flow of Orlando's iconic public park for future generations. The park, crowned by the historic Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain, currently...
The City of Orlando and OUC are launching a new program to incentivize electric vehicles. Through the Electrified Dealers Program, dealerships will receive incentives for selling electric vehicles, (EV) as part of OUC's...
The Orlando Police Department and the City of Orlando have just announced a new Community Trust and Equity Initiative that will measure the trust of Orlando residents in their police force. The program...
UPDATE: The City Commission Work Session has been rescheduled from October 8 to 1-3 p.m. October 15 instead. The City of Winter Park is asking for feedback on a recently-released report on its...
The Randall R. Tuten Orlando Fire Museum (Website) is one of Orlando's true hidden gems. Tucked away behind Orlando Shakes in Loch Haven Park, the museum houses history and memorabilia from the Orlando...
Wall Street Plaza (Facebook | Website) is beginning a phased reopening this week, after being closed for most of the COVID-19 pandemic. The popular entertainment district in downtown Orlando had attempted to reopen...
The City of Orlando will reopen all 47 public playgrounds and 14 outdoor fitness pods starting Friday, September 18. The announcement was made by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer at the Orange County press...
As an extension of our recently launched milk crate furniture project in Orlando's Milk District Main Street, we have recently unleashed some more pop-up street furniture in the City Beautiful, and this time they're in Ivanhoe Village....
The City of Orlando has launched a new citywide Curbside Pick-up Program that will begin on Wednesday, September 16. The new program is meant to increase the ease of to-go operations at local...
The Nook on Robinson (Facebook | Website) will host a mass screaming event in its parking lot at 2432 E. Robinson Street , because 2020. The Nook crew is inviting guests to join...
The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra will launch its 2020-2021 Season in Exploria Stadium on Saturday, September 26 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is being billed as the "first professional orchestra to perform a full...
Winter Park-based The Heavy (Facebook | Website) is selling subscriptions. The plant/coffee shop/pop-up haven is located in the former Lombardi’s Seafood building at 1152 Harmon Avenue and has been operating there since November...
Bungalower Media and Milk District Main Street were awarded $1,000 from the local chapter of the Awesome Foundation to be used to build milk crate furniture for special events by the district. That project was put on...
Blue Star, the founder of BlueLaLa Entertainment and local mover and leg shaker, has found a new home for herself and her crew, following the demolition of their longtime home at The Venue in Ivanhoe Village last...
The Mustard Seed of Central Florida (Facebook | Website) is a local organization that collects donations of furniture, appliances, household items, and other essentials that are needed to make a home, and furnishes entire houses for qualifying...
The City of Orlando has been adding to and expanding the amenities at Lake Druid Park in Orlando’s Coytown neighborhood for the past few years and added a number of features including a dog park and a mountain...
The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce launched an Economic Task Force in August with a mission to develop safe initiatives that would stimulate businesses and the local economy during the COVID-19 pandemic. The...
UPDATE: The Lake Alert for Park Lake has been lifted. Please resume all normal water activities associated with this lake. The City of ORlando's Streets and Stormwater Division has issued a Lake Alert for...
The City of Orlando is looking to launch a Temporary Use Permit for a temporary "parklet" program in the Downtown CRA. The proposed program is meant to allow for temporary permits for business...
According to Orange County Public Schools, seven out of 10 students are currently eligible to receive free school meals during the pandemic. OCPS's Food and Nutrition Services department is asking parents, whether they...
The Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority (LYNX) has resumed the collection of fares on all services effective Tuesday, September 1. Fares have been waived on all bus, NeighborLink, and ACCESS LYNX routes since...