Cheverly Gives Back!

Last week I vacationed in Florida. It was lovely and warm and I’m grateful. While I was there, a few folks from Cheverly were working on donations for the refugee families that are nearby who attend the local school. Here is the Facebook report that followed: Donations from 74 people. Preparation help from at least…

Things Are Looking Up! Cheverly in 2030

Have you heard that Cheverly has a final sector plan? I’m hoping to take time to read it all and summarize it here. Needless to say, we should be excited. Things are looking up for us! Here is the explanation of what they expect Cheverly to look like in 2030: In 2030, the Greater Cheverly…

Cheverly’s New Motto: Give us your riff raff

Yesterday I had a really good laugh. I had no idea that the folks in Alexandria, VA were fighting a battle to keep Taco Bell out of their neighborhood. I mean, here in Cheverly we pick and choose our fights. Last month we got up in arms about a 350 bed reentry prison facility going…

“Encouraging Signs” for Prince George’s Housing Market

I have good news to share. Check out this article by the Capital Gazette. “I’m just greatly excited to say that we’re back to a seller’s market,” said Pat Downtin, president of PGCAR. “First time home-buyers are having to write two, three and four contracts before they can settle on a house because they’re getting beat…

$2 Tacos, $8 Margaritas, $5 Sangrias

Another Ivy City restaurant has opened. Hoorah! La Puerta Verde has a happy hour that sounds amazing. You can get tacos for $2, Margarita’s for $8 and Sangria’s for $5 on Tuesdays- Sundays from 5-6:30. I can’t tell you how excited I am to visit this place. Anyone been there yet? They opened on Jan…