GAI Consultants has just submitted a two-phased Master Site Plan to the City of Orlando for the construction of a new commercial project in The Packing District in the Fairvilla neighborhood, just to the west of College...
You may recall that we told you HERE in January about a special initiative that the City of Winter Park had labeled the "Orange Avenue Overlay District." The plan aimed to establish building...
We know how much Orlando loves a good interactive map, what with the success of our previous Taco Map and our more recent Cemetery Tour, but given the summer heat and the pandemic, you're likely still limiting...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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...
Aldi and Publix have expressed interest in purchasing some discount Lucky's Market Stores throughout the state following the news of the chain's Kroger-caused financial issues that led it to close 32 of its 39 stores.
The Trophy Room (Facebook | Website), the Michael Jordan apparel shop located at Disney Springs, will open a location in downtown Orlando, according to a recent report by Narcity, HERE. The Trophy Room,...
Orlando is beautiful, yes, but we can always make it better, and taking a back seat in helping our city to realize its full potential is something we're not really about. Let's get up there and shake...
We told you HERE in October 2018 that at least half of Colonial Lanes was to be saved from demolition for an upcoming self-storage project in the Milk District. While that project is still moving forward, a...
SPONSORED: Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company (Facebook | Website) will celebrate its one-year anniversary on October 19th with an axe-tossing, beer-swigging party and you're all invited. This year's theme of "Return to Joyland" is a...
The City of Orlando has its city planners create vision plans for its neighborhoods to help control future development. We've shared them before for neighborhoods like Lake Formosa in Ivanhoe Village and the SODO warehouse district, and...
The Milk District Main Street program will host their annual mixer event 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 31 at The Plaza Live to highlight the 365-days and share their plans for the future. This...
Writer's Block Bookstore (Website) has announced that they will be moving out of their current home off Park Avenue in Winter Park, located at 124 E. Welbourne Avenue . According to a report by...
The owners of Tampa's popular Hall on Franklin (Website) are opening a sister space in Orlando's The Yard at Ivanhoe development. According to Genny Hall from Collier's International, who is working with Real Estate...
SPONSORED: Quick Ease Mobile Car Wash (Facebook | Website) is a handy new service that brings the car wash to you. Their IDA-certified detailers offer a full range of services from basic washes to...
Starting Friday, March 15, the folks at East End Market (Facebook | Website) will begin hosting a new event series focused on highlighting local foodpreneurs and artisan makers.  The Evening Exchange will gather some...
SPONSORED: And33's Thrift Shop (Facebook | Website), pronounced "Andee's," is a new local marketplace on East Colonial full of unique finds. The shop specializes in original art, thrift finds, custom furniture, consignment pieces, and more and is owned and operated...
Taco Bell Cantina will be opening their second Central Florida location, ever, in downtown Orlando by the end of the year. The Instagram-friendly Cantina brand, which features familiar Taco Bell favorites, is skewed to more urban audiences with open kitchens,...
This vintage trailer that is being sold on Craigslist, is advertised as being in excellent condition, and pre-gutted for an easier remodel. The 1968 Serro Scotty Gaucho is a favorite for trailer tinkerers, as seen in this video below. Mostly...
Stir Restaurant and Bar (Facebook | Website) has closed. Blake Levison, co-owner of the Ivanhoe Village eatery told Bungalower that the difficult decision to close was made following the announcement that the building would be listed for sale this past weekend. The ownership...
A 300-unit mixed-use high rise tower is being proposed for the southeastern corner of Orange Avenue and Livingston Street at 30 E. Livingston Street . The new apartment tower concept is currently being called “Zoi House Orlando” and will feature units that...
SPONSORED: The entire second floor of the historic Cameo Building, in the heart of the Mills 50 District, 1013 E. Colonial Drive , is available for lease. The modern 4,000 SF office, above Snap! Space with open floor plan,...