The Plaza Live will be revitalized in a big way thanks to a $10 million grant from the Orange County Board of Commissioners, according to a press release. Plaza Live is a concert and event venue in the Milk District on 425 N. Bumby Ave. The building was constructed in 1963 and is currently owned by the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. […]
The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and Christopher Barton are parting ways. Barton served as executive director of the Philharmonic since August of 2016 and resigned late this March. The search for a new executive director will begin within the next couple of months, according to Cristina Venturini, the associate director of marketing and communications for the Philharmonic. Venturini also said that […]
Another neighborhood in Downtown Orlando is pursuing historic district status. A portion of the Lawsona/Fern Creek Neighborhood called “Forest Manor” has begun the process to gain the protection and recognition that comes with the City’s historic district designation. Resident Dominic D’Amato recognized the character and historic importance of the area, and so he and his wife moved into the neighborhood […]
One of ACE’s own won first place in the Modern Woodman Oration Contest’s second round. She’s advancing to the third and final round. Congrats!
Students showcased their artwork at the Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival. The art projects included paintings and crafts.