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Feb 18 2019

📰 You learn something new every day

PLUS 25 New events to check out this week 📅

Hey folks! After a busy weekend, we’re almost happy to see Monday. The biggest plus about a new week? We always get to meet you here, in your inbox. Hopefully, you’re as happy as we are to be here.

On Friday, we attended a Lunch and Learn at Orange County Histor
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Feb 15 2019

📰 The Swan King, a dark day for the Knights, and free tickets

PLUS Check out our weekend plans 📅

It's Friday, folks! It’s your last chance to scoop the two FREE tickets to The All-Star Soccer Ball, a night celebrating community all-stars hosted by The Orlando City Soccer Foundation. Valued at  $500, tickets include a meet-and-greet with the players, musical performances, auctions, and dancing. It’s going down on Feb. 23 — so yeah, what’re y
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Feb 14 2019

💘 It's a modern day Orlando love story

PLUS Meet the voice of the passengers 🚂

Happy Valentine's Day! Hopefully, you’re still riding a high from last night’s Galentine’s events, or you’re watching the clock ‘til 5 p.m. hits so you can ready yourself for a night of pampering and love.

We know that for a lot of people, today is a somber one as it marks one year since the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. But before we get to that, we’re introducing you to the next person in read more



Feb 13 2019

🧐 Orlando, the land of theme parks, tacos, breweries, and cannabis?

PLUS Meet Orlando's laziest inhabitant 💤

It's Wednesday, and we’re gonna get to all that in a few but first, we’ve got two tickets up for grabs to The All-Star Soccer Ball, a Feb. 23 event hosted by The Orlando City Soccer Foundation to celebrate all-stars in our community. The tickets are a $500 value and include meeting the players, musical performances, auctions, and dancing.

We’ll give them away to the reader who introduces at least
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Feb 12 2019

😍 'I not only fell in love with him, but with the city'

PLUS: Opening weekend at Rockpit Brewing and Boxi Park 📅

It's Tuesday! And temps are back in the 80s, but if you hold tight until tomorrow, rain is supposed to bring a few cooler days our way. We’ve got news on the Downtown Orlando Ambassador program as well as a list of restaurants still taking your reservations for Valentine’s Day, but first, let’s ooh and ahh over this 100-word love story as told by reader Camila Hernández and drawn by our resident illustrator Haley Weaver.


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Feb 11 2019

💐 12 Valentine's Day ideas, minus the Valentine

PLUS 27 New events to check out this week 📅

Happy Monday, people! Our series on modern love continues today, and we’re taking some inspiration from reader Arielle Rassel. She asked us for some ideas on what it’s like to be single in Orlando and, more specifically — what is there to do?

With Valentine’s (and Galentine’s) Day approaching, we rounded up a few suggestions for how to make the most of our city du
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Feb 08 2019

🥕 Could you live off the land for a whole year?

PLUS A raise for teachers, a romantic sloth encounter and a modern love story 📰

It's Friday! And today we’re getting started with some date ideas for all you animal lovers. Check it out 👇.


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Feb 07 2019

🧐 Talk about a split decision, Orlando

PLUS Football season isn’t over, people 🏈

It's Thursday! And we’re kicking off the newsletter with a big thank you to every single one of you who shared Pulptown with a friend this week. We’re sending an especially loud and passionate congrats to Mandy L! You, Mandy, are the lucky winner of a free ad in Pulptown to promote whatever or whomever you love that’s local and awesome. No pressure, but all eyes are on you for what you choose. (big eye emoji).

Want to be like Mandy? Or just want to
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Feb 06 2019

🤔 Why is it so hard to find love in Orlando?

PLUS This GoFundMe is restoring our faith in humanity 😻

It's Wednesday! And we’ve got a question for you. If you could promote any awesome local person or organization in Pulptown, who would it be and what are you waiting on? We’re choosing one lucky reader today at noon who will see their shoutout of choice in Friday’s newsletter. The catch? Get at least one friend to subscribe to Pulptown via your unique link to our signup form, and you are in → read more



Feb 05 2019

🤔 What do Tinder and commuting in Orlando have in common?

Who would you shout out in Friday's newsletter? 🗣

It's Tuesday! Are you ready for tonight’s State of the Union? It’s bound to be … interesting. We’re going to take your mind off of it for now and introduce you to two guys leading the charge in the way we think about commuting around our city.


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