historic district

Then & Now: A walk through old Hyattsville

May 10, 2017

BY ROSE FLETCHER – What makes neighborhoods like Hyattsville so charming and so unique in this day and age of monopoly-house developments? Is it just that the houses in Hyattsville were built a long time ago and that they built things differently (read better) in the past? While that may be [read more]

Then & Now: We are the Hyattsville Preservation Association

December 20, 2016

BY RANDY FLETCHER — What do you love about Hyattsville?  If you happen to love all the cool old houses that line our shady streets, then you should know about this organization — and who knows? — maybe even join it. The Hyattsville Preservation Association (HPA) is a creative and [read more]

Timeline of Art Works & Marché Florist building

October 8, 2014

BY REBECCA BENNETT — 2004 – Marché Florist building added as a contributing resource in the Hyattsville National Register Historic District, marking that it may be significant in local history, architecture, archaeology, or culture. Foreclosure – Marché Florist building ends up in [read more]

Art Works appeal to be heard October 20

October 8, 2014

BY REBECCA BENNETT — A District Council hearing on October 20 may determine the fate of the much-anticipated Art Works Now and Pizzeria Paradiso project almost a year after the saga began. ALSO: Timeline of Art Works and Marché Florist building In 2013, Mount Rainier-based Art Works announced [read more]

Tax credit presentation for homes in the historic district

September 22, 2014

BY GRETCHEN BRODTMAN — Homeowners located in any Maryland historic district, including Hyattsville and other parts of Maryland may be eligible for a tax credit worth 20% of qualified rehabilitation expenditures, according to the Maryland Historic Trust’s website.  Residents who live within [read more]

Vigilante Coffee now open, grand opening July 19

July 11, 2014

Updated July 11, 2014, at 10:40 a.m. The much-anticipated new Vigilante Coffee location is now open. Although the grand opening for the roastery and cafe  is July 19, owner Chris Vigilante says, “We’re in our soft opening right now and next week.” Cafe hours are 8-2 p.m., [read more]