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Old Maryland Grill Prepares for August Opening

Mike Franklin’s newest restaurant is getting close to opening. The owner of Franklins Restaurant, Brewery, and General Store in Hyattsville will open a new outpost at the Hotel at the University of Maryland in August. Old Maryland Grill, which also goes by … Continue reading

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High-End Red Door Spa Comes to College Park

The new hotel in College Park will bring another amenity to the area: a high-end spa. The Hotel at the University of Maryland will include an Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa when it opens sometime in July. Founded in 1910 by … Continue reading

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Kapnos Taverna Headed to College Park

Noted D.C. restaurateur Mike Isabella is bringing his Greek restaurant to College Park. Isabella, whom you may recognize from his stints on “Top Chef,” will bring an outpost of Kapnos Taverna to The Hotel at the University of Maryland this summer. … Continue reading

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New College Park Hotel Hits Milestone

Construction at the new hotel in College Park hit a milestone Friday. The Hotel at University of Maryland will hold a ceremonial “topping off” as construction reaches the top floor, reports the Washington Business Journal. The hotel had originally been … Continue reading

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Hyatt House Hotel Joins Cafritz Project

The Riverdale Park Station will not only include Prince George’s County’s first Whole Foods Market, but a Hyatt House hotel as well, complete with a swimming pool and green roof, according to a recent announcement by Calvin Cafritz Enterprises. The … Continue reading

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Franklins Expanding to College Park

A new four-star hotel in College Park will feature a restaurant from Mike Franklin, owner of Franklins in downtown Hyattsville. The $115 million hotel development is being built by Southern Management, but the real mastermind is the University of Maryland, which hopes … Continue reading

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A $115 Million Luxury Hotel Planned for Route 1

The University of Maryland is looking to build a $115 million luxury hotel-conference center on three acres of land across from its main campus entrance along Route 1 and near the proposed Purple Line. The proposal includes a four-star hotel with … Continue reading

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