A new maker studio space cum retail shop is opening in a bungalow in Ivanhoe Village this fall called Beaux Studios. Beaux Studios (Facebook | Website), located at 542 Virginia Drive , will function as a jewelry "makery space" and a...
The folks behind The Heavy, the mixed retail concept moving into the vacant Lombardi's building at 1152 Harmon Avenue , has been raising more questions than answers since they came out of their fishy closet in November of last year. We...
UPDATE: Jessica Kinnee of Retro City Cycles has informed us that they have taken over the Blue Bonnet space and that Harmon's Photo has signed on for their old space, which is next door. Blue Bonnet, a small retail shop...
This 1,550 SF retail/office space is located at 345 N. Orange Avenue just down the street from the Orange County Courthouse. The space is currently occupied by Cookies by Design (Website), a cookie delivery company.  It does not have...
Gypset (Facebook | Website), the popular handcrafted jewelry business based out of a mobile boutique, has just opened a brick and mortar shop in Ivanhoe Village. Tucked away in the rear of the A&T Antiques building at 1620, Gypset already hosted...
Craft and Common (Facebook | Website), the retail/coffee shop that moved into the former home of Java Lava, is officially in soft-opening. The owners, transplants from the West Coast with Florida roots, open their new hybrid shop Monday, June 25 to the public....
The Downtown Information Center will be closing temporarily in order to be fully-remodeled and fancified, beginning Friday, June 29. The Downtown Development Board and the City of Orlando hired local branding agency, Prismatic (Website) to create a proposal for a new...
EDIT: The cask-tapping event with the Mayor is invite-only. Public beer drinkers are invited to come by at 4 p.m. Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company (Facebook | Website) is hosting a private, Inaugural Cask Tapping event on Friday, June 29, which will also...
The Phuoc Loc Tho Super Oriental Market (Facebook) is halving the footprint of their Mills 50 grocer/import store, located at 2100 E. Colonial Drive . The move will allow for the opening of Teletron Luxury Lifestyle (Website) a Vietnamese-owned electronics...
Cute retail shop,  LaFayette and Rushford (Website), will unveil a special Pride-themed window display on Thursday, June 7 at their Baldwin Park store, located at 4876 New Broad Street . The store will be donating 100 percent of the proceeds from the...
The Orange County government has directed staff to research the possibilities of a county-wide ban on retail pet sales, according to a County spokeswoman. The County held a work session on Tuesday, July 5 to entertain a move to restrict...
In a surprising follow-up to our post from February concerning the Mars Landing-like soil amendment equipment on the old Chevron site  on the corner of Fern Creek and Colonial, Bungalower has just learned that a Kobe Steakhouse is not...
Representatives of the University Club announced yesterday that they had closed on their new home at Modera Central, the 22-story tower that was built on the grounds of their former building at 125 E. Pine Street . The University Club...
EDIT: To qualify for a front-facing mural on your business you must be located in an official Main Street District. Click HERE to see the full code.   The Artistic Mural Pilot Program launched in 2015 and restricted how and what...
A local company under the name of SideWard Brewing Co. (Facebook) has signed the lease for the rear of the recently renovated warehouse at 210 Bumby Avenue in the Milk District. The 3,900 SF warehouse was recently renovated by Giovanni...
A new Hilton Garden Inn (Website) is set to break ground in the fourth quarter of 2018 in northern Winter Park's Ravaudage development. Located on Lee Road, this will be the third hotel to be built in Winter Park city...
The Appearance Review Board approved a Major Certificate of Appearance Approval for renovations of a Stadium-adjacent building located at 642 W. Church Street back in 2017. Original plans for the renovations of the building called for a new mesh-covered...
Edit: We originally wrote that Paul Huggett was a "co-owner" of New Moon but it is actually a family-owned enterprise that he supports as an awesome family member.   Local juicer, New Moon Market (Website), will be expanding their College Park...
A new furniture and design business is moving into 2421 Edgewater Drive . Saxon-Clark Furniture, Patio, and Design (Website) actually opened their first location in College Park in 1996 before opening a new space in Altamonte Springs, which has since...
"My wife and I were wondering what was being built at Osceola and Pineloch behind the Publix on South Orange Ave." - Chris Berndt A triangular spur of land that guts out into the intersection of Pineloch Avenue and Osceola Street...
Paperwork has been filed asking for the rezoning of the southwest corner of Fern Creek and Colonial Drive, the current home of Ice Cold Auto Air, from Mixed Use High Intensity to Planned Development for a future Starbucks. While the...
SPONSORED: This 2,000 SF building is the former home of Sprinkles (Facebook) and is located at 501 W. Fairbanks Avenue, Winter Park . The block building was built in 1949 and sits in a neighborhood with a 93 Walk Score,...
"Do you know what is going in the old Pookies location in Winter Park?" - Cristina Venturini Pookie's Pet Nutrition and Bow Wow Bakery (Website) recently left their old space at 1500 W. Fairbanks Avenue to move up the street...
A new type of event venue will be opening in Downtown Orlando this summer, one that focuses on throwing stuff. Epic Axe Throwing (Website) is a throwing range for axe-tossing enthusiasts aged 14 and up. Anyone under the age of...
Nashville-based coworking chain, E|Spaces (Website), has signed on to open a new space in Downtown Orlando. Jon Pirtle, CEO of the coworking firm, confirmed the move HERE in 2017 with Orlando Business Journal. They plan to take over 29,000 SF of space...