Local philanthropist Ted Haddock is trying to install a monument at Lake Lorna Doone Park. The "Barrier Breakers Monument," would be paid in part by the Edward E. Haddock Jr. Family Foundation, and...
A beautiful poem by Orlando's own poet laureate, Susan Lilley, provided by the City of Orlando.
The newly-opened 14-story Julian Apartments (Instagram | Website) is a $108 million apartment community in Creative Village Orlando in Parramore, kitty-corner from the new EA Games campus and overlooking a massive new public park that is in...
Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) is the latest victim of the pandemic. EDC (Facebook | Website) founder Pasquale Rotella, took to Instagram last week to make the announcement that the annual short-shorts and crop...
That bouldering gym we told you about HERE in January 2020 is almost ready to open for business. Finland-based Moments Climbing (Website) is opening a new $1.3 million climbing gym in the former...
The City of Orlando's Community Redevelopment Agency and the Downtown Development Board host regular speaker events that highlight developments in downtown called "What's Up Downtown" and their latest one was all about how architects envision, explore, and...
Universal Orlando has launched a new deal for Florida residents to help entice them to the parks during the pandemic. Universal is now offering a deal where Florida residents can get admission to...
The National Independent Venue Association (Website), backed by Senator Amy Klobuchar, a Minnesotan Democrat, and Senator John Cornyn, a Republican from Texas, have introduced a bipartisan bill that would provide $10 billion in funding over six months...
Florida's Agriculture Commissioner, Nikki Fried, is asking Floridians to contact the U.S. Department of Agriculture if they receive any unsolicited packages of seeds in the mail. The statement follows reports of packages of...
Universal Studios has announced that it has canceled its 2020 Halloween Horror Nights celebrations, originally scheduled for September 1-November 1. https://www.facebook.com/halloweenhorrornightsorlando/photos/pb.126469058232.-2207520000../10157624077208233/?type=3&theater Universal Studios has stated that the resort will...
Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings announced last week that his administration would be forming "strike teams" that would be visiting businesses in the region to ensure they are following COVID-19 safety protocols. The...
SPONSORED: Bulla Gastrobar in Winter Park (Facebook | Website), is selling make-at-home paella kits that anyone can make. Kits are currently priced $18-$20 depending on protein of choice - chicken is $18, seafood (shrimp...
Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings will host a virtual town hall meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 15 geared towards connecting with the county's Generation Z community. The event will feature a panel...
Enzian Theater (Facebook | Website) will host a drive-in movie showing of the cult classic Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Plaza Live in the Milk District on Saturday, July 18. Tickets will be available for...
 "I am committed and the City of Orlando is committed to working to ensure that every person who lives here feels equally protected, equally valued and has equal access to opportunity. But I also know that this can only be...
UPDATE: Rosalind Avenue will be closed for the duration of the installation of the street mural. The City of Orlando will be installing a Black Lives Matter mural on the surface of Rosalind Avenue...
Team Market Group, the family-run company behind venues like Celine Orlando (Website) and Mathers Social Gathering (Website), and The Wellborn (Website) have just opened a new sister space below The Robinson Cocktail Room (Website) at 63 E....
The Southern-inspired Mason Jar Provisions (Facebook | Website) that we told you was opening in Thornton Park back on June 4 has soft-opened. Located in an adjoined space next to Burton’s Bar at 805 E. Washington...
Snap! Orlando (Facebook | Website), which made news last month when the owners announced they would be closing their popular Mills 50 gallery, will be the subject of a new short film documentary that documents their past 10 years of...
The City of Winter Park will move its annual 4th of July celebrations online this year in light of the pandemic. The City, which believes it cannot safely accommodate large public crowds during...
A request to expand the Downtown Food Truck Program as part of the Mobile Food Vending Pilot Program was expanded through September 1, 2020, at this week's City Council Meeting. The expanded program...
Faced with some extra time during the COVID-19 pandemic due to school and theme park closures, Orlando-based couple Evan and Christie Miga, decided to use their newly-discovered free time to do something they've always wanted to do...
We are committed to opening as swiftly and as safely as we can, when artists and shows begin to tour again and when our guests feel comfortable coming back to the arts center.” The...
Star North (Facebook | Website) is eyeing up Central Florida for its new feature film, The Highwaymen, which will focus on the story of 25 young African-American painters in the Jim Crow era that traveled up and...
Feeling a little camera shy and don't know how to deliver a message? You can hire someone to do that for you. CelebrityGramz (Website) lets you hire celebrity impersonators to send a greeting...