Family-owned and Locally Grown! Raise a big ol’ pint glass and welcome Home State Brewing Co. to Hamlin!

Home State Brewing Co. is a local family-owned craft brewery founded on the principles of community, collaboration, and the art & science of beer. Whether you’re catching up with friends or having a conversation over a tall pint with someone you’ve never met before, Home State is a place where these things naturally occur, where everyone feels at home, something they call a “Home State” of mind.

We’re bubbling with excitement to announce the newest addition to Hamlin, MÖGE TEE!

MÖGE TEE, a pioneer in new-style tea techniques, is dedicated to creating a unique and innovative tea beverage inspired by thousands of years of traditional Chinese tea culture. MÖGE brews from high-quality loose tea leaves, fresh fruit, and organic milk, not powders and syrups, and has become one of the most well-known brands in the Chinese tea industry. Since its inception, its popularity has grown internationally, with over 380 stores as of December 2020.

Orlando’s Hottest Neighborhoods: Where To Live Now

To build new communities you need land, and the logical place to go is either southwest or southeast of Orlando, where there is still land available for development. One community growing aggressively is Horizon West, located southwest of Winter Garden, Windermere and Dr. Phillips.

Hamlin gets CRAFTY with addition of Pinspiration

Owned by Orlando local Austin Patterson, Pinspiration Hamlin features various DIY craft projects (all materials included!) It’s perfect for birthday parties, family activities, paint and sip, community and corporate events, or a unique artsy date night experience that includes private access to Pinspiration’s “Splatter Room,” used exclusively for splatter painting. This method involves flinging, throwing, and dripping acrylic paint onto the canvas.

Get ready to be hungry! P.F. Chang’s To Go is coming to Hamlin!

This new-to-market To-Go concept originated in high-density urban areas like NYC, Chicago, and Dallas. With a smaller footprint than a typical P.F. Chang’s Chinese Bistro, it creates access to P.F. Chang’s bill of fare in a convenient format that provides a solution for online ordering, takeout, catering, and delivery.
Homes on Lake Hancock in Hamlin

Biggest Boomtown in Florida: Horizon West

Boomtowns are considered the fastest-growing cities in America due to rapid business and population growth. An example of such a place is Horizon West, Florida, which saw massive five- and eight-year percentage changes in population at 113.72% and 222.30%, respectively. In terms of numbers, the population jumped from 10,093 people in 2010 to 32,530 in 2018. Per capita income also grew from $32,800 to $38,050 over the course of those eight years.
Orlando Health Horizon West Hospital entrance

Orlando Health debuts its Horizon West hospital – with room to grow

Orlando Health unveiled its newest hospital Tuesday — a $145 million, 120-bed facility in Orange County’s rapidly growing Horizon West development that has lots of room to expand.

Impressive Growth Momentum at Hamlin

WINTER GARDEN, FL – In the first couple of weeks of sales, Dream Finders Homes has sold 14 homesites in Lakeside at Hamlin, the company’s newest luxury-home community just off State Road 429 near the intersection of County Road 545 and Porter Road.

‘Boomtown’ growth in Central Florida means lane expansion, sound barriers for SR-429

ORLANDO, Fla. – One of Central Florida’s busiest expressways is ready for an expansion. State Road 429, otherwise known as the Daniel Webster Western Beltway will begin the $350 million transformation from four lanes to six lanes later this year.

Great Greek Grill in Winter Garden Giving Away Free Meals on Mondays

WINTER GARDEN, Fla. -- With millions losing jobs across the country during the coronavirus pandemic, money for many is tight, and some families are struggling to keep food on the table.