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Old Maryland Grill: New Ownership, New Menu

Old Maryland Grill relaunched its menu earlier this week as part of a rebranding effort by its new owners. Started by longtime Hyattsville restaurateur Mike Franklin, the Maryland-themed restaurant in the Hotel at the University of Maryland has been under new … Continue reading

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Cambria Hotel Opens This Week in College Park

The new Cambria Hotel in College Park opened this week, adding to the revamped offerings for travelers along the Route 1 corridor. Designed to be a more budget-conscious alternative to the $180 million Hotel at the University of Maryland down the … Continue reading

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New College Park Grill Opening in August

The owner of Potomac Pizza and Bagels ‘n Grinds is opening a high-end bar and grill in College Park in August. College Park Grill will be located on the ground floor of the new 150-room Cambria hotel being built just north of Berwyn House Road on Baltimore … Continue reading

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Inside College Park’s New High-End Apartments

College Park’s newest apartment building will feature some high-end amenities aimed at attracting a mix of students and young professionals. When it opens in winter of 2019, Alloy by Alta will up the local apartment rental game with features like stainless … Continue reading

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Here’s Why 2017 Was Such a Big Year for Route 1

You might say 2017 was the year of the Route 1 corridor’s rebirth and even more is set to come. Last year saw a number of major openings, decisions and changes to the corridor, bringing to fruition a years-long effort … Continue reading

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College Park Lands Fortune 500 Innovation Lab

College Park’s Discovery District has landed a Fortune 500 tenant: Capital One. The McLean-based financial services company will open a 7,500-square-foot innovation lab in March or April on the first floor of the 850-space garage in the Hotel at the University … Continue reading

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An Interview With Painter Wayson Jones

Wayson R. Jones’ latest exhibition will be seen by more people than ever. That’s because it’s at the Hotel at the University of Maryland, where several of the Mount Rainier painter’s pieces are on display. A graduate of the University … Continue reading

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Hidden Brunch Spot: The Common

If you are looking for a new brunch spot, check out The Common. Set on the first floor of the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center on the eastern side of campus at the University of Maryland, the restaurant opened … Continue reading

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See the View From the Hotel at UMD

The Hyattsville Wire visited the Penthouse level of the new Hotel at the University of Maryland and there really isn’t anything else like it on Route 1. The outdoor terrace has views to the south and west of College Park … Continue reading

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Inside the New $180M Hotel in College Park

The new $180 million Hotel at the University of Maryland, which opened last week, is upping the standards for the area in more ways than one. The Hotel at UMD is the first new high-end hotel in College Park since the College Park … Continue reading

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