Washington Business Journal
MedStar Health has completed its acquisition of Southern Maryland Hospital Center in Clinton, adding its 10th hospital and important territory in the emerging fight for control of Maryland's health care market.
Gary Cha, owner of the local chain of Yes! Organic Market stores, will continue selling groceries on Pennsylvania Avenue east of the Anacostia River, but he will take the word "organic" out of the store's name.
Arlington County is proposing to erase its tax on media buy receipts, having realized the chances are nil of landing a new advertising firm, or keeping its existing ones, if it maintains the levy.
Kaiser Permanente has struck a deal with Sibley Memorial Hospital in Northwest D.C. to admit Kaiser- insured mothers for labor, delivery and newborn care services, officials said. As part of the deal, more than 80 Kaiser doctors will have admissions privileges at Sibley.
Citigroup Inc.'s Wednesday announcement of 11,000 job cuts will have only minimal impact on the Washington region.
The District is weighing the development of a consolidated public safety campus that would house a new jail and police and fire training facilities.
Loews Hotels & Resorts, will enter the Washington market with the purchase of the 356-room Madison Hotel in Northwest.
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday is expected to adopt the rulebook that will guide the collection of hundreds of millions of dollars for Tysons road improvements.
D.C.'s best hotels are offering guests a variety of packages for the inauguration next month.
Planning officials in D.C. are rewriting the city's zoning rules for the first time in 54 years, and the process is increasing residents' anxieties about growth.
Forest City Washington, the developer of The Yards, says the owners of Capitol Hill's Zest Bistro have signed a lease for a Mexican restaurant called Agua 301.
Harris Teeter has signed on as the anchor tenant for Clarksburg Village Center, a 109,000-square-foot neighborhood shopping center in Clarksburg.
The D.C. Council's finance and revenue committee unanimously approved an $11 million tax abatement for the Howard Town Center during a brief mark-up session Thursday afternoon.
Lawmakers in Montgomery County are weighing legislation that would require homeowners with guesthouses to get a license to build the extra space.
One closely watched gauge of housing prices shows median sales prices in the Washington market stalled in September, though prices were still higher than a year ago.
CycleLuv will open its first indoor cycling studio in Leesburg on Dec. 15.
Bart Vandaele, the D.C. chef behind Belga Café who's in the process of opening B Too, says the restaurant won't open on Dec. 12.
Matchbox Food Group will open its third Washington- area location on 14th Street Nov. 30
Capella Hotels and Resorts will open its first U.S. property in Georgetown in January.
Lockheed Martin Corp. CEO Bob Stevens gave additional details about Christopher Kubasik's removal and the company's new transition plan in a conference call, but he said the situation does not plunge the Bethesda-based company into crisis.
Christopher Kubasik, who was to become Lockheed Martin Corp.'s CEO in January, has resigned, effective immediately, after an investigation found he had a personal relationship with a subordinate, the company announced Friday after the markets closed.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says its productivity largely held up when agencies in the Washington area were closed for two days because of Hurricane Sandy.
mazon.com Inc. is now selling wine online at its own site, with Amazon available to ship wine to residents of 12 states and the District.
Following the approval of Question 7 in Maryland that allows an $800 million luxury casino to likely be built at National Harbor, District officials and business have been wondering if they needed to start pursuing a casino of their own.
Despite a $900,000 grant from the District and owner Gary Cha's best efforts to make a profit, Yes! Organic Market — the local chain of small, organic grocery stores — plans to close its store on Pennsylvania Avenue SE.
The District suffered slower growth in wages earned in the second quarter, falling below the national average for the first time in a decade, the D.C. finance office reports.
As Washington begins its recovery from Hurricane Sandy, District-based MRP Realty is preparing to deal with the backlash of another mega-storm that flooded its Washington Harbour complex in Georgetown 19 months ago ago.
Local sports club Vida Fitness will join Forest City Washington's mixed-use development, Twelve12 at The Yards.