PHOTOS: Winter’s last hurrah

March 14, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Hyattsville was blanketed by a few inches of snow on March 13-14, thanks to a powerful Nor’easter named Stella. The storm caused minimal damage in the city. Public schools were closed. Department of Public Works (DPW) crews worked all night and day to clear the streets. [read more]

Miss Floribunda: Wait until the green growth comes

April 15, 2014

Dear Miss Floribunda, This past winter has been quite destructive to my garden. I am appalled by broken branches, lumpy lawn, daphnes that ought to have flowered by now but don’t even have leaves, frozen buds on my azaleas and rhododendrons, brown grass and nandina at curbside, and really [read more]