Original Ledo Restaurant in College Park is closing its doors for good this Sunday (11/22). Opening in its place: Ledo Pizza franchise.
If you haven’t made it yet to The Hall College Park, then let us catch you up on what to expect from this great new, family-friendly addition to our local dining scene! (Sneak peek: Stellar staff who follow strict COViD safety protocols, TONS of outdoor space, fun adult bevs like $6 “Electric Lemonade”, delish menu with creative treats like Street Cauliflower, Seared Tuna Poke Bowl and more!)
Marathon Deli’s new location along Route 1 in College Park has got a bright mural lighting up the building’s facade. Check out the story behind this Greek-inspired mural and the organization behind its design.
What do you know about Lakeland, a historically significant and tight-knit African American community in College Park? Did you know that this community fought to see their children education in their community – and many lost their homes when the Prince George’s County School Board decided to build a new school on land occupied by houses, including that of Maxine Gross’s grandmother? When asked about it, “my grandmother said she could build another house; children should be educated in their own community.” More from Maxine and Lakeland here.
Check it out! College Park’s JTCC is offering FREE, online Zoom tennis classes for kids ages 3 and up! These 40-minute classes are held via Zoom so kids can participate, learn about tennis and practice their skills all in the comfort of their own home / driveway! Read on for more on this great way to keep the kids active during these times. 🙂
Love Vigilante Coffee but can’t always make it to Roastery or Cafe – especially right now? Then this post is for you!
Did you know that for the price of what you would pay for a bag of decent specialty coffee beans at say Whole Foods (not talking about Allegro; you can keep that dirty secret to yourself), you can have a bag of ethically and sustainably sourced coffee beans, hand-selected by Chris Vigilante himself, packaged in an environmentally responsible way and delivered right to your front door – even if that’s in Vermont – all while supporting a local small business who we all love and want to see thrive to infinity and beyond?!
Read more as we spill the beans on Vigilante Coffee’s subscription service in Route One Fun’s latest post!