Friday, May 24, 2013
From Memorial Day parades to holiday fender benders, this live map shows delays and diversions on Greenbelt area roads right now.
If you're on a mobile device, click here to view the map. When you're done getting gas and packing the car, check out the live results from MapQuest above to see what's standing between you and the start of your three-day weekend. Mapquest scans for parade routes, ongoing construction, block parties and traffic jams. If your route is green, your good. If it's red, you may be headed into a line of rubbernecking fools. Good luck! Tell Us: When do you leave to avoid traffic on Memorial Day weekend?
According to Long and Foster, the market is seeing 'positive trends.'
This April in suburban Maryland, home sales increased, inventory levels continued to fall and "homes continued to sell at a rapid pace," according to Long & Foster. The real estate company's Market Minute reports show that homes were on the market for an average of less than two months throughout the area. The number of homes sold also increased compared to this time last year, according to the report. And the number of homes for sale dropped significantly throughout the Maryland suburbs. Looking to buy a home in Greenbelt? Check out local listings.
This homes features five bedrooms, three bathrooms and more.
It was only listed a few weeks ago, but this 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom Greenbelt home is on sale for $359,900. The home at 107 White Birch Court is 1,824 square-feet and features a fireplace, gourmet kitchen, sunroom and large "party-size" deck overlooking a private back yard. View what this home looks like inside here. Looking to buy in Greenbelt? Check out other homes on sale.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
With Memorial Day coming up, use this gas price widget to find the lowest price of the moment.
Nationwide, gas prices were predicted to be lower this summer compared to the last three years, but that won't translate into savings at the pump this Memorial Day weekend, experts said. Click here for a full-screen view of the gas price map. If you don't see a map of our local area, click the magnifying glass in the upper right to enter your address. "Motorists this year are facing rising gas prices heading into the Memorial Day holiday," said Michael Green, a AAA spokesman, adding that Memorial Day 2013 would probably be the most expensive since 2011. In past years, prices have declined heading into early summer as oil refineries produced more gasoline to meet expected summer driving demand. This year, though, Midwest refineries haven't …
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
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Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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Saturday, May 18, 2013
See what bargains you can find at the following yard sales, moving sales, estate sales and flea markets in Prince George’s County this weekend. (May 17-19)
Each week, Patch puts together a list of local sales coming up over the weekend. Are you having a yard sale? Make sure you go to Events at the top of the page and click "Add an Event" to list your yard sale in the Patch for free. Check back weekly for additional bargain opportunities. 4th Annual Native Plant Sale to benefit Hyattsville Elementary School PTA (Hyattsville) Cheverly Community Market (Cheverly) Yard Sale (Beltsville) Estate Sale (Laurel) Multi-Family Yard Sale (Laurel) Community Yard Sale (Laurel) Yard Sale (Bowie) Designer Bag Sale (Odenton) Huge Community Yard Sale (Forestville) Check back next week for more sales.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Looking for some exciting things to do this weekend? Check out some of the fun things going on around town.
Each week, Patch puts together a list of local activities and events going on in your area this weekend. Check back weekly and tell us in the comments if you know of any additional activities coming up. To submit an event in the Patch events calendar, click on “Events” at the top of the page and then click on the green "Add an event" button on the right side of the page. Customer Appreciation Day and Premier Anniversary Celebration St. Joseph's Community Art Show 4th Annual Native Plant Sale to benefit Hyattsville Elementary School PTA Pretty Girl Cupcakery Birthday Celebration DCARealtors Community Coffee & Cupcakes Saturdays Bowie Certified Wildlife Habitat Tour Women's Entrepreneur Breakfast Fashionista Flea Market Pirate Fest To …
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
As part of our new Smart Spending series, Patch wants to uncover the true going rate for various goods and services in town, so you'll know exactly how much you should pay for what you need. Help us out by replying in the comments.
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And what does that cover - just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning, planting? Please share in the comments below—we promise we won't judge you! And if you've got a lawn service you love, tell us that too. Here are a few in Greenbelt: This is the first of an ongoing series, "What's the Going Rate for..." where Patch seeks to uncover how much things cost so you never have to ask again.