volunteers

Resident recognized as 2016 Volunteer of the Year passes

November 12, 2019

Catherine Barron, a longtime resident of Hyattsville, died on Oct. 29 at the age of 66. The fifth of nine children, Cathy was born in Norfolk, Va. to Robert and Geraldine Sweatt. She graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in social psychology.  Cathy established her career as a [read more]

From the Editor: Many thanks for the warm welcome!

August 17, 2019

By SOPHIE GORMAN ORIANI — Hello to all you Hyattsville Life & Times (HL&T) readers! I am so happy to have joined the paper as the new associate editor. Thank you very much for the warm welcome you’ve already extended to me. I never thought I would end up covering city council happenings [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]

Wishes granted for local schools

January 15, 2013

BY SUSIE CURRIE — Two area schools started 2013 with major donations. Hyattsville Elementary School’s Rainy Day Games campaign, set up in December as a Wish List on Amazon.com, brought in more than 100 new games in its first month. Principal Julia Burton worked with the staff to identify items [read more]
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