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Belly Dance Workshop with Camila Karam

Shake and dance away the winter blues with a free Belly Dance Workshop on Tuesday, March 13. A fun and enlightening class includes intricate & dynamic hip movements, beautiful hand & arm movements, taqsims (slow dancing), how to play the … Continue reading

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HeartFest: Listen. Paint. Give. Love.

Enjoy the smooth funk sounds of Damon Foreman while enjoying MilkBoy’s holiday food and drink specials. Learn how to create your own hand-painted wine glasses. And if you’re still looking for that perfect gift, the Pop-up Shop presented by Brentwood … Continue reading

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Hyattsville’s Towers at UTC to Get $5M Upgrade

One of the hottest parts of the real estate industry in recent years has been student housing and now that boom is coming to Hyattsville. An investor in the United Arab Emirates has bought the Towers at University Town Center and … Continue reading

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Persian Food Hotspot Hidden in College Park

Moby Dick, one of D.C.’s hottest food chains, gained notice recently in Eater D.C. for opening its first restaurant in Baltimore. But you may not have realized that this chain has been in College Park for a while already. The … 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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District Taco in Riverdale Park to Open Dec. 11

District Taco will open in Riverdale Park at noon on Monday, Dec. 11. The popular D.C. Mexican chain’s first outpost in Maryland will be in the growing Riverdale Park Station, just down the street from the new MOD Pizza. “Our … Continue reading

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Bluegrass Brunch featuring Ken and Brad Kolodner

The dynamic father-son duo Ken & Brad Kolodner weave together a captivating soundscape on hammered dulcimer, banjo and fiddles pushing the boundaries of the Old-Time tradition into uncharted territory. Enjoy delicious selections from MilkBoy ArtHouse’s Brunch Menu as you tap … Continue reading

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Kid’s Day Out Arts Field Trip: Imagination Stage and Theatre Games

What are your kids doing on the PGCPS Friday, October 20th school holiday? Why not join us for the world premiere of The Smartest Girl in the World at Imagination Stage. Then spend the afternoon participating in fun-filled theatre games … 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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