Washington Business Journal

D.C. restaurateur wants to treat you like royalty on your bus trip to NYC

Entrepreneur Andy Seligman believes people will pay a premium price for upscale bus service from D.C. to New York City.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 01:05pm EDT

Starbucks ready to roll out evening booze sales

Starbucks built an empire pepping us up. Now it will feather its nest chilling us out.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 11:02am EDT

Best College Bars in America? D.C. area has two

Just in time for the March Madness, we discover two D.C. area digs are in the brackets for Best College Bars in America. Really.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 02:03pm EDT

Bustin' out the newest Chuck Brown Memorial Park renderings

The District has released the best renderings yet of the planned Chuck Brown Memorial Park, in advance of an early April review by the National Capital Planning Commission.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Alexandria's Old Town, Frederick on list of 'best downtowns'

The streets of Alexandria's Old Town and downtown Frederick have landed snugly inside a new Top 10 list of the best downtowns of 2014.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 01:37pm EDT

D.C. chefs get James Beard finalist nominations

A few D.C. area chefs are still in the running to be honored in this year's edition of the James Beard Foundation awards.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Metro selects next stations for redevelopment

The number of Metro stations with "remaining development potential" has been culled to 20, and four of those — spanning three jurisdictions — will be the subject of solicitations this year.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 11:28am EDT

Top Golf teed up for Loudoun County approval

The 102-bay, three-story high-end driving range is planned for the Peterson Cos.' Commonwealth Center development in Loudoun County, located south of Route 7, north of Russell Branch Parkway and east of Loudoun County Parkway. To the west is One Loudoun. To the north, University Center.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 03:12pm EDT

3 ways to use golf to drive your business

Golf is the game of business. It opens doors and builds relationships. It reveals personality and character. Golf makes doing business easier and faster, if you know how to play.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 01:30pm EDT

With craft brewing boom, D.C.'s beer scene returns to its regional roots

We're taking a look at Greater Washington's beer industry in our print edition this week, focusing on the many local breweries and brewpubs that have sprung up in recent years.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 04:14pm EDT

Sonoma owners to open new restaurant in old Pour House space

We've got some more intel on what the future holds for the Pour House bar space at 319 Pennsylvania Ave. SE after the Capitol Hill institution closes next month.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 05:33pm EDT

Micromanaging: 5 steps to learning how to delegate

Don't you just love micromanagers? You know the ones: They give you a task and then constantly look over your shoulder. These managers give you advice on what to do, how to do it, and when to do it.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 01:42pm EDT

Dupont Circle Starbucks Building sells for 886 coffees per square foot

A Virginia company has paid $16.2 million for the Starbucks Building by Dupont Circle, marking one of the largest retail sales per square foot in the D.C. region in recent history.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:31pm EDT

David Catania jumping into race for D.C. mayor

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 07:40am EDT

Travel: 6 world-class destinations where you can stretch your dollar

When the going gets tough, the tough are tempted to stop going -- on vacation, that is!

Saturday - 03/08/2014, 06:01am EST

Micro hotel rooms pitched for Dupont Underground

Staying overnight in a sub-200-square-foot subterranean hotel room without windows might not be most people's idea of the ideal D.C. vacation, but the notion could be the spark to turn Dupont Underground from dream to reality.

Friday - 03/07/2014, 12:15pm EST

GSA wants civilian cybersecurity center in D.C. region

The administrator of the General Services Administration wants to establish a civilian cybersecurity center in the Washington, D.C. metro area.

Tuesday - 03/04/2014, 03:26pm EST

What it will take to woo the GOP convention

Five cities braved yet another winter storm to make their case to the Republican National Committee Monday as to why they should host the party's 2016 convention.

Monday - 03/03/2014, 06:48pm EST

Travel: The 7 top hotels in New Orleans for Mardi Gras madness

New Orleans is already well into the throes of Mardi Gras madness: Beads are flying and parades are marching in our the southern city. But the final crescendo comes next week on Fat Tuesday, with revelers planning to go all out one more time.

Friday - 02/28/2014, 02:42pm EST

Yelp's top 100 restaurants includes 2 in D.C. area

Yelp's 2014 list of the top 100 restaurants in the country, based on popularity and reviews, includes only two in the Washington area.

Thursday - 02/27/2014, 12:48pm EST

District becoming 'more of a place to live than a place to work'

The District's economy is humming along, but not the way it used to.

Thursday - 02/27/2014, 11:35am EST

Career Mojo: 7 tricks to writing great job-search and networking emails

Email is generally the primary method of communication for job searching and networking, and you can stand out by having one of the better-written ones. That isn’t hard, because inboxes are filled with poorly written emails.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 12:41pm EST

Live in a prison: Plans for Laurel Hill get rave reviews

More than 13 years after the last inmates were removed from Lorton Prison, Fairfax County is poised to approve a plan to convert the central penitentiary and reformatory complex into an 80-acre mixed-use community.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 12:27pm EST

Golf entertainment complex coming to Loudoun

Dallas-based TopGolf will enter the D.C. regional marketplace with a new golf entertainment complex to be built in Loudoun County.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 09:33am EST

4 ways to be digitally responsive and engaged in a 24/7 world

These tips will show you can use your technology tools to enlist a small-business strategy that is timeless: being accessible and engaged.

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 12:40pm EST

Cheap, close drinks in a blink with happy hour app CLiNK

You could call CliNK happy hour on-demand: an app that allows D.C.-area users to find happy hour spots in an instant.

Wednesday - 02/19/2014, 02:04pm EST

CarMax opens seventh Maryland location in Frederick

Wednesday - 02/19/2014, 12:12pm EST

Giant to source produce from huge local greenhouse

New York-based BrightFarms Inc. has signed a partnership with Giant Food to supply produce grown at a 100,000-square-foot greenhouse near Giant's store at 1535 Alabama Ave. SE.

Tuesday - 02/18/2014, 12:28pm EST
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