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- A Sneak Peek of Denizens Before It Opens
- Bo Diddley's Route 1 Recording Studio
- Riverdale Park's Denizens Plans May Opening
- Denizens Begins Construction in Riverdale Park
- College Park Moves Closer to Opening Lidl
- Lidl Grocery Store Headed to College Park
- How Mount Rainier Inspired 'The Exorcist'
- A Big Change Is Coming to Route 1 Bikesharing
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- Arts District Hyattsville
- Busboys and Poets
- College Park
- Gateway CDC
- Historic District
- Mall at Prince Georges
- MilkBoy ArtHouse
- Mount Rainier
- Pizzeria Paradiso
- Posh Cycling & Fitness
- public art
- Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center
- real estate
- Riverdale Park
- Riverdale Park Station
- Route 1
- Streetcar 82 Brewing Co.
- University of Maryland
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- University Town Center
- Vigilante Coffee
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Author Archives: Alison Beckwith
The new Denizens Brewing Co. in Riverdale Park Station will sell six-packs and growlers of beer at a to-go fridge by the door. The goal? To complement nearby Whole Foods, which is dry due to county regulations. “The fact grocery … Continue reading
The Route 1 corridor has played a role in the lives of famous musicians ranging from John Fahey to Duke Ellington. Two others to add to the list: Bo Diddley and Marvin Gaye. Born in Mississippi, Diddley moved to Washington … Continue reading
A popular bikesharing program in College Park and University Park is ending this summer, but its replacement will be even better. The towns together with the University of Maryland prematurely ended their contract with Zagster, the Massachusetts-based company that ran … Continue reading
Riverdale Park’s upcoming Purple Line stop will include some dynamic public art. The Maryland Department of Transportation has selected Boston artist Mikyoung Kim to build a series of interactive sculptures at the stop, which will be at the intersection of … Continue reading
Denizens Brewing Co. will open Saturday, May 25, at Riverdale Park Station. The Silver Spring-based brewery will open a 12,000-square-foot production house and taproom across from Whole Foods as its second location. “This new location will allow us to maintain … Continue reading
College Park’s aspirations for a slice of “Silicon Valley” on the Route 1 corridor took a big step forward with the official opening this week of a $152 million computer science and engineering building. With a sleek glass exterior and … Continue reading
View this post on Instagram A post shared by The Hyattsville Wire (@hyattsvillewire) on Apr 29, 2019 at 8:59am PDT The Hyattsville’s public library’s “flying saucer” lived up to its name this morning as construction workers lifted it to a … Continue reading
A Peruvian chicken restaurant is headed to the Arts District along the Route 1 corridor. Suya’s Pollo a la Brasa will move into the former Jey’s Auto building at 5731 Baltimore Ave. in Riverdale Park, across from DeMatha Catholic High … Continue reading
The new Denizens Brewing Co. is scheduled to open at Riverdale Park Station in May. Co-founder Emily Bruno told the Hyattsville Wire that the popular Silver Spring-based brewery doesn’t have “any firm dates” yet but plans to open next month. … Continue reading
Studio 3807 in Brentwood is adding another amenity: bikesharing. The new apartment building at 3807 Rhode Island Ave., will install a Capital Bikeshare rack on Thursday, April 18, extending the popular bikesharing service along Route 1 corridor. The rack is … Continue reading