Whole Foods sets opening date for Prince George's County
Mar 24, 2017 6:56 pm
It's finally here: Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) will open its first location in Prince George's County on April 12.
The organic grocer is the anchor of Riverdale Park Station, a new mixed-us...
Whittled-down housing plan for One Loudoun gets supervisors' OK
Mar 24, 2017 6:46 pm
One Loudoun will get some additional housing, but not nearly what developer Miller & Smith first requested.
After nearly two years of discussions, proffer and plan changes ? and a rejection of th...
?General Dynamics CEO Phebe Novakovic sees bump in pay package for 2016
Mar 24, 2017 6:35 pm
The CEO of Falls Church-based General Dynamics Corp. (NYSE: GD), Phebe Novakovic, saw a slight bump in her compensation package in 2016, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange C...
Pop the champagne: Another list ranks D.C. as best for innovation.
Mar 24, 2017 5:52 pm
No state beats D.C. for fostering innovation, according to yet another list.
The nation?s capital sits at the very top of new WalletHub rankings that compare 50 states and the District for their inve...
Guest Comment: Future Metro budgets cannot be balanced on backs of local government
Mar 24, 2017 5:39 pm
The unanimous approval of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority fiscal year 2018 budget, a compromise to be lauded, should not be viewed through rose-colored glasses. Strained municipal b...
Our population is growing. But more and more people are leaving Greater Washington. What gives?
Mar 24, 2017 5:35 pm
Greater Washington has seen massive growth over the last six years, a result of people flocking to jobs and economic security during hard times. But now the region is competing with other up-and-comin...
Graebel Van Lines acknowledges it's finished as creditors come calling
Mar 24, 2017 4:28 pm
Graebel Van Lines, once the nation?s largest independently owned and operated movers, has acknowledged it has shut down and is in the process of selling off its assets.
The Dallas-based company, whic...
District picks a new partner to redevelop historic Grimke School
Mar 24, 2017 3:00 pm
The District's plan to redevelop the historic Grimke School, delayed when D.C. failed to reach an agreement with its originally chosen partner, is back in play.
Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic...
Wal-Mart rings up deal to become Verizon Center's 'official big box retailer'
Mar 24, 2017 11:01 am
Wal-Mart has signed a massive deal with the Oak View Group, giving the world?s biggest retailer a major marketing presence at 21 big league arenas including the Verizon Center.
The agreement, origina...
Where Greater Washington falls among fastest-growing ? and shrinking ? U.S. metros
Mar 24, 2017 9:00 am
We?ve seen it with the residential real estate market and housing costs. Vehicular traffic. Foot traffic. And now, we have more confirmation: Greater Washington is one of the country?s fastest-growing...