Washington Business Journal
Calling the boss evil is often the go-to explanation for career dissatisfaction.
You won't find any stairwells tucked away into the dark corners of George Washington University's newest academic building.
The tiny margins and horrible hours of the restaurant business must have made Paul Ruppert of Room 11, Petworth Citizen and the forthcoming Crane & Turtle a glutton for punishment.
News came down Wednesday that District Flea, the Brooklyn-based high-end flea market that launched at the intersection of Ninth Street and Florida Avenue NW last summer, will close up shop and not finish out the season after opening to the public in April.
Looks like Bryan Voltaggio isn't the only D.C.-area restaurateur ready to break into Loudoun County. The Matchbox group of restaurants and Chef Robert Wiedmaier of Marcel's, Brasserie Beck and Mussel Bar are also heading to the One Loudoun development in Ashburn, according to the developer, Miller & Smith, Inc.
The developer of Union Market has submitted plans to redevelop another part of the 45-acre warehouse district, 1270 Fourth St. NE, with up to 520 residential units and nearly 40,000 square feet of ground floor retail in an 11-story building.
Westbrook Properties, the firm behind the Crown master-planned community now under construction in Gaithersburg, is packing a massive amount of development into a 182-acre suitcase.
That big Washington region paycheck helps keep up with the cost of living here. Or does it?
The JBG Cos. has already made an indelible mark on the U Street corridor, but that mark is about to get much, much bigger.
Carluccio's, a United Kingdom-based Italian restaurant, café and gourmet grocery concept, will soon take up residence at the foot of King Street in Old Town Alexandria.
Andy Shallal to open restaurant and training center in Anacostia.
The United States offers some of the most varied and stunningly gorgeous terrains in the world that make the perfect backdrop for a back-to-nature hike, whether you're looking for a one-day jaunt or hoping to make a vacation out of the entire experience.
Economists predict that the labor market will improve in 2014 the unemployment rate will fall while job opportunities rise. In other words, it's time to consider new opportunities and find your dream job.
Any traveler looking for a premium-class score across the pond this summer knows, the posted deals aren't that good.
Pardon me if I'm confused: I thought aging baby boomers like myself represented the next wave of entrepreneurship.
Liquor Bar, a cocktail bar from restaurateur Ari Gejdenson, will open at Sixth and F streets NW across from Verizon Center, according to building owner Douglas Development Corp.
Looks like the Mintwood Place folks are the next D.C.-area restaurateurs to want in on the Shaw neighborhood.
One Eight Distilling plans a summer opening in a Northeast D.C. warehouse and has brand new bottle designs to show off now.
The number of single-family homes in the Washington area flipped by investors last quarter was down 73 percent from a year ago, but the return on investment on those flips was significantly higher.
Graduation season is nearly upon us. That means a job hunt is next for many, and Washington is the place where they should look. D.C. is the best city for recent college graduates, according to a new analysis of the 50 largest cities in the country by NerdWallet.
Hitching a ride from a federal employee? Consider catching a cab.
The owners of a 3.3-acre property near Union Market are seeking buyers for their Morse Street NE site as as potential redevelopment play as the landscape in NoMa and at Gallaudet University continues to evolve.
Here are Spider Graham's favorite smartphone and tablet apps. Rob "Spider" Graham is founder and CEO of Trainingcraft, a provider of digital advertising, marketing and sales consulting, and training solutions.
As the Wizards prepare to hit the court Friday for Game 3 of their playoff series against the Chicago Bulls, tickets are a hot commodity and prices on the secondary market are soaring 92 percent over what they were a week ago.
Add oysters to the Mosaic District's dining options. Travis Croxton of Rappahannock Oyster Co. will open a bar and restaurant called Rocksalt next year in the Merrifield mixed-use development.
The Washington Wizards return to Verizon Center Friday night for the first NBA playoff action seen on F Street since 2008. They have a surprisingly commanding 2-0 lead over the Chicago Bulls and are turning heads throughout pro hoops a pretty amazing turn of events for a team that won 29 games a year ago.
Call it the candy wars, round three: This time Mars Inc. is going after rival Hershey over chocolate-covered malt balls, all-red packaging and a missing letter "s."
Think of it as a non-televised version of the restaurant rags-to-riches shows "Hell's Kitchen" or "Restaurant: Impossible."
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