Streetcar Suburbs Publishing Inc. provides hyper-local news and information for communities along the Route 1 corridor near Washington, DC. Our award-winning monthly newspapers, the Hyattsville Life & Times and the College Park Here & Now, have recently been joined by The Laurel Independent to provide saturation coverage of three of Maryland’s most diverse and dynamic suburbs. This website, StreetcarSuburbs.News, provides continuous and timely coverage of these same communities.
Streetcar Suburbs Publishing Inc. is a 501c(3) nonprofit corporation. Our newspapers are also members of the National Newspaper Association.
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Streetcar Suburbs Publishing
P.O. Box 132
Hyattsville, MD 20781
We operate our newspapers thanks to our core staff members, our board members, and our volunteers.
Hyattsville Life & Times
Griffin joined the Hyattsville Life & Times as managing editor in February of 2023. He has taught writing for more than ten years and enjoys the collaborative nature of newspaper work. He currently lives in Hyattsville, but has roots in Alabama.
Heather Marléne Zadig
College Park Here & Now
The Laurel Independent
Katie V. Jones joined the team in 2022 as the managing editor of The Laurel Independent. She has been writing/editing for various publications for more than 20 years. She is a graduate of The College of Wooster.
Nancy Welch teamed up to launch The Laurel Independent and advocates for community journalism every chance she gets. When she’s not nose-deep in words, you’ll find her out back raising and training Lab puppies to be service dogs.
Angie Latham Kozlowski
Advertising Sales Manager
Miranda Goodson – Hyattsville Life & Times, College Park Here & Now
Amanda Berard – The Laurel Independent
Kit has been writing for the Hyattsville Life & Times since 2013, mostly on education and environment beats. She worked as managing editor in Hyattsville for two years, starting the summer of 2020.
In prior careers, Kit has worked as an analyst for a sustainable investments nonprofit, an employee benefits attorney on merger and acquisition deals, and a union organizer for low-wage workers in the building service and industrial laundry industries.
She is a graduate of the Law School at the University of Chicago, and has a degree in English from Barnard College.
Board of Directors
Stephanie Stullich- President
Michael Walls – Vice President & General Counsel
Joe Murchison – Treasurer
Melanie Dzwonchyk – Secretary
Marta McLellan Ross
Katie V. Jones – Ex Officio
Griffin Limerick – Ex Officio