Washington Business Journal
The new CNBC show "Restaurant Startup" aims to be the "Shark Tank" for eateries. But instead of just pitching the business plan, the contestants are expected to put money where their customer's mouth is.
Clark Realty Capital's 10th Street Flats, a proposed 150,000-square-foot mixed-use project planned for Clarendon, is on the Arlington Board's next agenda and appears likely to win approval.
Pennsylvania Avenue, between the White House and the U.S. Capitol, is in a down period.
About a third of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art and Design's 465 employees are slated be laid off as soon as mid-August.
Whenever there's a holiday, I look forward to getting caught up in the office, simply because I know my email traffic will be significantly less. I've even gone so far as to schedule big projects to work on around the Fourth of July and Labor Day because I know I'll have more time to devote. I don't think I'm alone on this one.
It's taken almost two years, but Willow chef/owner Tracy O'Grady and pastry chef/owner Kate Jansen think they've nearly perfected their gluten-free bread.
DARPA's Extreme Accuracy Tasked Ordnance program conducted the first successful live-fire tests of .50-caliber bullets.
As the time draws near for the General Services Administration to reveal which properties will be considered as the possible new home for the Federal Bureau of Investigation's headquarters, it's becoming clear security is going to be a major concern.
The transformation of the Florida Avenue Market continues with Edens Realty Inc.'s latest pitch to the D.C. Zoning Commission, this time for more than 500,000 square feet of retail, entertainment, office and possibly residential on and around the Market building.
Records are made to be broken, but there's a new one in town that could be pretty tough to beat any time soon.
The Germans perfected the beer garden. The Westover Beer Garden will pay homage to those roots by giving its second location a German name.
The Mars family, whose wealth has been built on America's sweet tooth, ranks No. 3 on Forbes'new list of America's Richest Families.
D.C.'s Alcoholic Beverage Control Board lifted a five-year moratorium on restaurant liquor licenses Wednesday, but chose to keep in place the ban on new tavern or nightclub licenses.
It's time for the District to capitalize on its popular Capital Bikeshare program.
Greystar plans to start work soon on a 34-story high-rise near the Silver Line's Spring Hill Metro station to be called Elan Tysons West after acquiring the development site earlier this month from a a joint venture including The Georgelas Group LLC. The 400-unit high-rise, with about 6,500 square feet of ground-floor retail, is just one of several parcels Georgelas took through the Fairfax County entitlement process.
Miriam's Kitchen is now administering a program under a contract with the Department of Human Services to get more of D.C.'s homeless permanently off the streets.
Last week, Industree, a new D.C. hospitality trade group, opened a health exchange for D.C. area restaurants and bars.
Local Mexican chain District Taco now boasts four locations with a fifth on the way and more than 100 full- and part-time employees, which means it's time to make things "more legit," including in the area of health care, according to owner Osiris Hoil.
John Bax will step down this month as chief financial officer of LivingSocial Inc., leaving a role he's held since 2010. Dan Federico, LivingSocial's treasurer and vice president of finance, has been tapped to replace the outgoing CFO.
As a push to reach more millennial consumers, Kraft is in the process of reinventing its brand.
The top chefs in the D.C. region give a look-see at what they're cooking up, Independence Day-wise — in their own backyard. And yes, some of them are traditionalists.
When Fuel Pizza announced the first location for its rapid-fire pizza concept last August, it said it expected to expand Custom Fuel — as it's known — across the Washington area. A year later, it's making good on the promise.
A cook who has worked the line at downtown Indian favorite Bombay Club for 15 years is branching out on his own. And more restaurant news.
Fairfax County, your Wawa is calling.
Le Diplomate, Philadelphia restaurateur Stephen Starr's first D.C. foray, may not have won the Best New Restaurant RAMMY award at the region's annual restaurant awards last week, but that's no indication of a slowdown at the uber popular 14th Street NW spot.
Wal-Mart has seen this movie before.
Southwest Airlines Co. is playing up Tuesday as a huge day for the low-cost carrier's future, when it inaugurates its first-ever international flights, though it technically inherited the Caribbean flights more than thee years ago.
Siri can tell you the weather. Now, "Dom" can order you a pizza.
The District comes in at No. 3 on a its of Top 10 Cities for Singles.
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