Category Archives: Greenbelt

Why Beltsville’s Peruvian Chicken Chain is Hot

A wildly popular and fast-growing Peruvian chicken chain in the greater D.C. area got its start on Route 1. Started by a Greek family in Beltsville in 2008, Sardi’s Chicken is known for its pollo a la brasa, a type … Continue reading

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Meet the Winners of the Best of Route 1 Poll

The Hyattsville Wire has announced the winners of the second annual Best of Route 1 reader poll. The results show just how much the area is changing, especially the local dining scene, which is rapidly turning the Route 1 corridor into … Continue reading

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How Route 1 Can Get Smart About Growth

Here’s the good news: Growth is coming to the Route 1 corridor. That’s also the bad news. After years of watching developments like the Arts District Hyattsville, Riverdale Park Station and Studio 3807 with bated breath, it’s clear that the Route 1 … Continue reading

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Luxury College Park Townhomes Moving Ahead

A long-delayed townhome project is finally moving ahead along the Route 1 corridor in College Park. Signs appeared recently near the intersection of Baltimore Avenue and Cherokee Street, just north of the University Boulevard overpass, advertising Metropolitan at College Park, … Continue reading

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Cast Your Vote Today in the Best of Route 1 Poll

You still have a few hours left to cast your vote in the second annual Best of Route 1 reader poll. Entrants must submit their votes by 11:59 p.m. ET tonight, July 15. Where’s the best piece of public art, the … Continue reading

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Greenbelt’s New Deal Cafe Goes Entirely Vegan

The New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt has relaunched with an entirely vegan menu. Started in 1995, the cafe began serving food prepared by D.C. Vegan Catering, which serves plant-based versions of Italian comfort food such as a “meaty ball” made … Continue reading

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