Franklin’s

Franklins crushes craft beer competition

October 8, 2015

BY MARK GOODSON — It’s official. Franklins Restaurant, Brewery, and General Store brews Maryland’s best beer, restaurant owner Mike Franklin said. The Brewer’s Association of Maryland (BAM) awarded more medals to Franklin’s than any other of the 26 participating breweries in its 10th [read more]

Franklins ups beer production with new brew tanks

March 31, 2015

BY REBECCA BENNETT — On Monday, Mar. 30, Franklins Restaurant, Brewery and General Store received a delivery of several new beer tanks. According to restaurant owner Mike Franklin, this will up its beer production by 30 percent. “[Mike] said the operation was pretty nerve racking. Exterior [read more]

City seeks residential parking program overhaul

February 10, 2015

BY REBECCA BENNETT — On Jan. 20, staff from the City of Hyattsville solicited feedback from the Hyattsville City Council on near-term proposed changes to the residential parking program. Early ideas include requiring parking permit renewal every two years, reducing the grace period to park [read more]

Washington Post “Going Out Guide” features Hyattsville

October 23, 2014

In an article called “How to spend $40 in Hyattsville,” Holley Simmons described the neighborhood: Head northeast out of the District along Rhode Island Avenue and, after passing Bloomingdale, Eckington and Brookland, you’ll hit Hyattsville, a well-established arts community in [read more]

Overpass on Route 1 to become public-art canvas

July 9, 2014

On July 26, less than a month before the bicentennial of the Battle of Bladensburg, the Hyattsville Community Development Corporation (CDC) will put its own spin on the milestone with Bursting In Air, an outdoor festival combining public art, local food and beer, and live performances, including [read more]
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