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Community Forklift’s Annual Garden Party & Spring Fundraiser

Celebrate spring at Community Forklift’s 10th Annual Garden Party! Join us on April 6th for a fun-filled day showcasing low-cost garden tools & supplies, free workshops, gardening experts & vendors, activities for kids, live bands, local food, and more!

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How to Shop Small Business Saturday on Route 1

Here’s a two-fer: Get your loved ones a present while helping support small businesses along the Route 1 corridor. Now in its eighth year, Small Business Saturday, which takes place this Saturday, Nov. 24,  is designed to promote local shops … Continue reading

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Inside the New Urban Farm in Mount Rainier

The Route 1 corridor’s rapidly growing community of farmers, roasters, brewers and distillers are working together in some surprising ways. In recent years, a number of interesting artisanal businesses have started up locally, a sign of a healthy, dynamic community. … Continue reading

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Forklift First Friday

JOIN US FOR ONE LAST FORKLIFT FIRST FRIDAY! Don’t miss your last chance of the year to party at the Forklift after dark! The final installment in our summer concert series will take place from on Friday, September 7th. We’ll … Continue reading

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An Interview With Tanglewood’s ‘Dumpster Diva’

As the founder of Tanglewood Works, Sue Older-Mondeel hasn’t just helped “upcycle” the home goods she sells, she’s also taught residents along the Route 1 corridor how to do it themselves. The Hyattsville store’s owner and resident “dumpster diva” leads regular workshops … Continue reading

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Hyattsville’s Sangfroid Distilling to Open This Fall

Sangfroid Distilling will have a soft opening sometime this fall, depending on how some of its first fruit harvests go. The Hyattsville distillery at 5130 Baltimore Ave. plans to have Dutch-style gin and pear brandy at its grand opening, adding … Continue reading

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Forklift First Friday

Community Forklift’s First Friday series continues! The first Friday of every month we keep the warehouse open late to offer a pop-up market with lively entertainment, local art, food, and craft beer & wine. When: August 3rd 6pm-8pm Where: Community … Continue reading

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Forklift First Friday

Community Forklift’s First Friday series continues with Jazz Night at the ‘Lift! The first Friday of every month we keep the warehouse open late to offer a pop-up market with lively entertainment, local art, food, and craft beer & wine. … Continue reading

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Route 1 Corridor Scores on ‘Best of D.C.’ List

Several businesses along the Route 1 corridor scored well in the 2018 Washington City Paper’s annual reader’s survey of the Best. of D.C. The 2018 survey, published this week, includes a number of local businesses in both its readers’ picks and … Continue reading

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An Interview with Beth Hess

Beth Hess is a regular at the D.C. GlassWorks studio in Edmonston. The “crafter-in-chief” at Wunder Around, the College Park resident talked with the Hyattsville Wire by email about how she got started in glass. How did you get into … Continue reading

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