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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
- University Park
- University Town Center
- Vigilante Coffee
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Category Archives: Hyattsville
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
Hyattsville’s electric police car was the first of its kind. When the Hyattsville Police Department added a Chevrolet Bolt to its fleet in September of 2017, it became the first electric patrol vehicle in the state and the first Bolt … Continue reading
After contracting tuberculosis while serving in the military overseas, Edmonston resident Renette Dallas became focused on her own health. Switching careers from civil engineering, she studied naturopathy, became a personal trainer and created her own brand of all-natural popcorn as … Continue reading
The Route 1 corridor is an excellent area for birding, so it makes sense that game designer with local ties is behind a new board game based on it. Former health care policy consultant Elizabeth Hargrave designed Wingspan, a card-driven … Continue reading
It’s out with the old and in with the new at the site of the Hyattsville library. Prince George’s County began tearing down the old public library in earnest this week, although the historic saucer at the entrance on Adelphi … Continue reading
Scooter ridesharing may be coming soon to College Park. Electric scooters, which can be rented on an app, have become the latest entrant in the burgeoning urban hipster transportation market. They can be seen in less inhibited parts of Washington … Continue reading
The new Bella Lifestyle Nail Salon and Spa will hold its grand opening on Sunday, March 24, at 4575 Van Buren St. at Riverdale Park Station, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. During the grand opening, coffee, tea and red … Continue reading
Cuban coffee shop Kahvie will open in Hyattsville on April 10. Located within the Vie Towers at University Town Center, Kahvie will serve Cuban-style coffee from woman-owned Grand Havana Coffee, including specialty drinks like cafecitos and cortaditos. The cafe will … Continue reading
A plan to dramatically revamp the Beltway Plaza mall in Greenbelt was approved by a county planning commission last week. In the near future, that will mean between 175 and 250 townhomes on Breezewood Road on the northern part of … Continue reading
Four of the Route 1 corridor’s most interesting small businesses are working together to offer a five-course dinner and tasting event later this month. Sangfroid Distilling, Streetcar 82 Brewing Co. and Maryland Meadworks are partnering with Franklins restaurant for the … Continue reading