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17 highly anticipated restaurants coming to Orlando this summer

There's no shortage of new culinary endeavors already setting up shop in Orlando, and there's plenty more on the way. Just this…

By Chloe Greenberg, Faiyaz Kara

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The old Great Southern Box Company building on the southeast corner of Princeton Street and North Orange Blossom Trail is being preserved and repurposed into a 22,400-square-foot food hall featuring an elevated plaza with outdoor green space (read: shade). Hospitality HQ, run by award-winning chef Akhtar Nawab, whose restaurant Alta Calidad in Brooklyn earned a Michelin Bib Gourmand in 2018, has been selected to operate the hall with 11 vendors focusing on "immigrant cuisine."
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Photos: UCF students, organizers host 'Day of the Nakba' Palestinian solidarity event

A student-led organization Wednesday held an event in solidarity with Palestine for the 76th anniversary of the Nakba. University of Central Florida…

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Put on your sippin’ shoes: Beer ’Merica returns to picturesque Gaston Edwards Park this weekend. To properly celebrate American Craft Beer Week,…

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This tiny 10-foot-wide 'spite' house now on the market in Florida for $619K

A menacingly thin home has hit the market in Florida. Located at 1952 Horn St. in Jacksonville Beach, the residence is just 10 feet…

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