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WCAC Basketball Tournament action gets underway for DeMatha

February 24, 2017

BY CHRIS MCMANES — DeMatha Basketball Coach Mike Jones notched his 400th career victory last week. If he gets to 403 Monday, his Stags will be Washington Catholic Athletic Conference champions. But Jones isn’t looking past tonight’s WCAC quarterfinal matchup with Bishop O’Connell. [read more]

Anti-Trump mural pops up at Hyattsville Busboys and Poets

February 24, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — There’s something new at the Busboys and Poets in the Shoppes at Arts District: A large, anti-Trump mural on the corner in front of the restaurant. The mural appeared Wednesday afternoon, and was a bit of a surprise to a few Busboys and Poets employees. Two employees [read more]

Hyattsville Happenings: Feb. 24-26

February 23, 2017

Need plans for the weekend? We’ve got you covered. Hyattsville is a happenin’ place. Friday, Feb. 24:  Storytime Pop-Up: Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and more at this innovative collaboration between PGCMLS & Mt. Rainier’s organic juice & smoothie joint. Ages 0-5 years old. [read more]

Council gives its support to planned West Hyattsville development

February 20, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — The City of Hyattsville has seen a lot of development in recent years. Most of that development has centered in areas near the Arts District or The Mall at Prince Georges, but West Hyattsville will soon get in on the action.    At the Feb. 6 council meeting, councilmembers [read more]

MISSING: Police searching for critical missing teen

February 17, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Hyattsville City Police are searching for a critical missing teenager. The department reports that Yesenia Carolina Soriano, 14 years old, is missing. She was last seen in the 5700 block of Jamestown Road on Feb. 10 at 9 a.m. Soriano was previously found in the area of 916 [read more]

Police seek public help in search for burglary, robbery suspects

February 17, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Hyattsville City Police officers are asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects in two separate cases. In the first case, two male suspects are wanted in connection to a residential burglary that occurred on Oct. 31, 2016, in the  3200 block of Gumwood [read more]

Hyattsville Happenings: Feb. 17-19

February 16, 2017

Need plans for the weekend? We’ve got you covered. Hyattsville is a happenin’ place. Friday, Feb. 17: Ageless Grace: A seated exercise class, set to great music. Free. 10 – 11 a.m., each Wednesday and Friday through February, Hyattsville Municipal Building Toddler Time at Artworks: Open [read more]

PHOTOS: Hokey-Pokeying at the 2017 Parent & Child Dance Party

February 16, 2017

BY HELEN PARSHALL — The “Hokey Pokey” was a repeat hit for dancers at the Hyattsville Municipal Building on Saturday, Feb. 11. With a “Candy Land” theme, the 2017 Parent & Child Dance Party was a sweet treat for kids and parents alike. The music was provided by Entertainment With [read more]
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