After series of setbacks, Shortcake Bakery is back

December 14, 2017

By MARY STEVENSON and SALLY MIDDLEBROOKS — Open the door of Shortcake Bakery, leave behind the traffic on Route One, and inhale the fragrance of coffee, fresh cakes, cookies, and scones. Master baker and owner, Cheryl Harrington, greets you with a warm smile and lots of choices. A chocolate [read more]

Rev. Stephen Price named 2017 Volunteer of the Year

December 11, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Hyattsville is full of passionate residents who donate their time to many different city events and committees. On Dec. 4, those volunteers were invited to the 2017 Volunteer Recognition and Appreciation Reception. Mayor Candace Hollingsworth told the crowd the purpose of the [read more]

PHOTOS: Felegy students help brighten city’s tree lighting

December 6, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — The city kicked off the holiday season with its annual holiday tree lighting ceremony at Magruder Park on Dec. 1. Student band, choir and dance groups from Felegy Elementary School performed for the crowd. City staff handed out hot chocolate while Santa strolled around, [read more]

City offers family resource workshops

December 5, 2017

The City of Hyattsville has begun offering free, bilingual family resource workshops. You can keep your family healthy and happy with various low-cost, bilingual resources in our community. Join staff at any or all of these events to learn more: Wednesday, December 6, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Family [read more]

HCPD searching for suspect in Thanksgiving Day shooting

November 24, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Just after midnight on Thanksgiving Day, Hyattsville police officers responded to a shooting in West Hyattsville. On Nov. 23 at approximately 12:22 a.m., officers from the Hyattsville City Police Department (HCPD) responded to the 5600 block of Ager Road to investigate a [read more]

Happy Thanksgiving from HL&T!

November 23, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving from the Hyattsville Life & Times team! We are so grateful we have the opportunity to cover this great community. We are thankful to you, our readers and neighbors, who make this a wonderful place to live. And we are thankful to our advertisers, whose continued support means [read more]
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