A new street fashion apparel shop will host a virtual grand opening of its store at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 21. Showroom 11 (Facebook | Instagram) will have a variety of men's, women's, and...
SPONSORED: The City of Orlando has just approved a program proposed by the Community Redevelopment Agency (Website) that would temporarily fund parking costs in the downtown area to encourage consumer spending and increase visitation to downtown businesses....
Orange County has launched a new initiative called PPE for Small Biz in Orange County through which it will dispense personal protective equipment to help small businesses reopen, at no charge. The County...
“I need it (a haircut) worse than anything. I haven’t had a haircut since February.” - GOVERNOR DESANTIS Governor Ron DeSantis announced on Friday, May 8 that his administration would allow barbershops and salons...
Bynx Orlando (Facebook | Website), the hybrid retail concept we told you was opening in 420 E. Church Street right before the pandemic hit Orlando HERE in early March, has launched an online catalog. Bynx...
We told you HERE that Orlando City Hall would be waiving restrictions on outdoor dining capacity during the first phase of reopening set in place by Governor DeSantis. The move was made in an effort to help...
PROMO: We told you HERE about local printer Impress Ink (Facebook | Website) launching an online shop to raise funds for local businesses. Well, the first month's numbers are in and they've raised $30,228 since launching.
The City of Winter Park will host a special, "socially-distant" shopping and dining experience for Mother's Day weekend starting 4 p.m. Friday, May 8 through 11 p.m. Sunday, May 10 in its downtown shopping district.
As small businesses attempt to resume operations in the first phase of the State of Florida's executive re-opening order, Orlando City Hall has released a series of initiatives to help retail and restaurants operate at 25 percent...
The City of Orlando approved a series of amendments to its agreements with the Orlando Main Street Districts last week that would allow more funding for the organizations with a lot fewer strings attached.
Kristen Painter of Lafayette and Rushford (Facebook | Website) in Baldwin Park wants to issue a challenge shop owners. "There is a hashtag popping up on Instagram encouraging retailers to up their window...
Instagram users that have a business or creator account can set up a new free service that lets their followers order food directly from their bio or stories. To set up the option...
Infusion Tea (Facebook | Website) wants to "tea-p" houses during the pandemic. Infusion Tea owner Brad Cowherd told Bungalower that his team was looking for a way to spread joy while also staying...
All Fresh Market locations will require customers to cover their faces while shopping at their stores starting Tuesday, April 14. All Fresh Market stores will also be limiting the number of shoppers allowed...
Publix is implementing one-way aisles in some of its stores this week, in an effort to promote physical distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Store managers across Central Florida are placing tape markers on...
Nationally, we're seeing some massive brands swap out entire production lines to embrace a cause greater than their bottom dollar and join in on the effort to fight the virus and save American lives.
We've got a great option for Central Floridians looking to make a little extra money while cleaning out their closets during the pandemic. Orlando Vintage Clothing and Costume (Facebook | Website) is looking...
Lucky’s Market Declares Successful Bids by 10 Parties for 23 Stores,Including Six Going-Concern Operating Stores, its Florida Distribution Center, One Owned Property and 16 Leases, in Court-Supervised Auction for Approximately $29 Million We told...
Below is a roundup of the various programs available for local businesses, including CARES Act resources, operational grants, a Paycheck Protection Program, and more. The sooner you act, the sooner you can get some assistance in the...
UPDATES: The City of Orlando has amended its previous alert concerning onsite alcohol consumption by restaurants - per the Governor’s Executive Order, restaurants within the City of Orlando will be allowed to sell alcohol for onsite...
South Eola is getting a hybrid concept shop in Camden Thornton Park later this year that combines a few different concepts into one. Bynx Orlando (Facebook | Website) is a new concept by the...
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...
EDIT: Neither the Merita Bread nor Ice Cold Auto Air signs were on the landmark sign registry. Porter Paints opened on the corner of Summerlin and Colonial Drive in...
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...