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Cub Corner

On June 1, 1925 a car dealer covered himself in stamps worth $718 in a bid to be sent airmail from San Francisco to New York; the United States Post Office refuses to accept him. Let’s talk about airmail! We … Continue reading

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The Celebrity Paint Party

Create your own masterpiece with renowned artist Larry Poncho Brown. No experience needed. All supplies included. Register in advance: www.verlocal.com/event/celebritypaintparty3. 3311 Rhode Island Ave. Mt Rainier MD 20712

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Alchohol Fuels Once-Dry Hyattsville’s Rebirth

Hyattsville was once a dry town, a place where you couldn’t get anything stronger than a Coca-Cola at a soda shop on Baltimore Avenue. Things have changed, to say the least. The city’s code, updated in 1983, now allows liquor licenses, … Continue reading

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Bikram Yoga Studio Opens Saturday

The first bikram yoga studio in Prince George’s County will open this Saturday near Hyattsville in neighboring Riverdale Park. Bikram Hot Yoga Riverdale Park will hold a grand opening at 9:30 a.m. at 6202 Rhode Island Ave., in the town … Continue reading

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Hyattsville Homes Selling Well

On average, Hyattsville homes have sold for about one percent more than the listing price — the best ratio in the Washington area. That’s according to a study by RealEstate Business Intelligence for the Washington Post. The study found that … Continue reading

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An Interview with Andrea Burkholder

Andrea Burkholder is a dancer whose medium is the air. As an “aerial artist,” the Hyattsville resident performs a mix of modern dance and circus acrobatics around the greater Washington area. In an email interview with the Hyattsville Wire, she … Continue reading

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