Tag Archives: Whole Foods

Here’s What’s Behind the Grocery Store Boom

The greater Hyattsville area is having a boom in high-end grocery stores. Yes! Organic Market moved into the Shoppes at Arts District Hyattsville in 2011. An upscale Safeway opened at University Town Center in 2016. And Whole Foods finally came to Prince … Continue reading

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Meet Hyattsville’s Honey Bee Farm

Hyattsville is home to a craft brewer, a coffee roaster and it even has its own apiary: The Hope Honey Farm. Beyond producing honey, the farm makes soaps and lip balm, some of which you can buy at the new Whole Foods at Riverdale Park Station, Brentwood … Continue reading

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Riverdale Park Station Preserves History

At the entrance of the new Whole Foods is a circular brick structure that surrounds some interesting local history. The brick itself is new. It serves as a protective veneer to an important archeological site: one of only three remaining 19th … Continue reading

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Whole Foods Draws Attention to Route 1

The new Whole Foods has already had an effect on Route 1. The opening of the grocery store chain at Riverdale Park Station has received a ton of attention from Washington-area media. The Washington Post wrote more than one story. Business-oriented publications like … Continue reading

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Inside the New Whole Foods

The new Whole Foods at Riverdale Park Station is opening Wednesday, but the Hyattsville Wire got a sneak peek. The 40,000-square-foot market has 13 specialty departments including a coffee and espresso bar and a Whole Body section, and has six varieties … Continue reading

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The View From the New Starbucks

The new Starbucks at Riverdale Park Station, located next to Prince George’s County’s first Whole Foods, which officially opens up later this week, offers area coffee-lovers a new refuge from the hustle and bustle of life in D.C. metro area. The interior has … Continue reading

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Electric Car Chargers Available at Whole Foods

Good news for electric car owners: The new Whole Foods has charging stations. That’s not surprising for the grocery chain, one of a number of businesses that offers the service to build its green cred with customers. But it’s a good … Continue reading

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District Taco Coming to Riverdale Park Station

District Taco is heading to Riverdale Park Station as well. The popular D.C. eatery is one of the other planned tenants for the new shopping center around the upcoming Whole Foods grocery store. District Taco is not just another Mexican … Continue reading

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Whole Foods to Open April 12

The Riverdale Park Whole Foods will open on Wednesday, April 12. The long-awaited grocery store will hold a “bread-breaking ceremony” at 8:45 a.m. to inaugurate its new 40,000-square-foot addition. There will be various product demonstrations and special deals on the first … 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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