Washington Business Journal
Per capita consumer spending in the District rose 3.6 percent in 2012, with each D.C. resident spending an average of $59,425 on consumer goods and services. That's 65 percent more than the national average of $35,498.
Spying on students to keep them safe.
Mike Isabella took some time out of his busy schedule growing his D.C. area restaurant empire to head back to Bravo for another round of ''Top Chef.''
After tossing and turning since switching off the light at 10:30 p.m., you finally hear a key in the front door at 2 a.m. You listen to the quiet footsteps of your 25-year-old son as he heads upstairs and off to bed, then sigh and finally drift off.
Washington, D.C. offers plenty to do and enough of a young population for Forbes to rank the city No. 1 on its 2014 list of America's Coolest Cities.
The District is now in the upper echelon of highest income states, with an estimated six-figure median income for four-person households.
The JBG Cos. sold its 212-unit The Woodley apartments by the Woodley Park Metro for a record-setting $195 million, or roughly $920,000 per unit earlier this year.
Jeff Stefanis and Amber Wason have their Riide startup headquarters in an old rowhouse near Howard University's campus in D.C. They're building bikes. But not just any bikes. These are hybrid electric bikes for urban commuters.
Restaurateur Reese Gardner is at it again, this time with a lease to open a second location of his Shirlington restaurant Copperwood Tavern in Loudoun County.
The city of Alexandria has its eye on French tourists, and tourism officials think they've found the perfect way to welcome them — with a cocktail, of course.
From auto row, to civil unrest, to red-light district, to a burgeoning commercial corridor filled with restaurants and retail, 14th Street NW is now one of the hottest areas of the city.
Months before Chuck Kuhn submitted his request to install a heliport on his 540-acre Purcellville-area farm, a neighbor fired off an email to Loudoun County slamming the idea.
Tysons Galleria will count Prada among its list of luxury brand names come Thursday.
Devin Gong is taking his well-regarded bartending talents from Barmini to H Street Northeast.
Cirque du Soleil has a new home at National Harbor, and a more centrally-located one at that.
The General Services Administration on Tuesday named three sites.
Fort Belvoir janitors went on strike for a change in how grievances are processed — and for added pay to drive the corporate car?
Ben's Chili Bowl is a lot of things to a lot of people, but vegetarians aren't the first people that come to mind.
A new mixed-use project planned in Northwest D.C. may be the perfect solution to the late-night munchies.
Janitors for Fort Belvoir will strike Tuesday morning if the Atlanta-based federal contractor they work for refuses to come to the table to renegotiate the terms of their contract.
The District is moving quickly to enact rules that will allow developers to take advantage of key changes in the recently amended federal Height Act.
The high volume of travel plans and tickets purchased online offers cyber criminals the opportunity to target consumers, travel and ticketing websites for personal profit.
RareSweets owner and pastry chef Meredith Tomason might not have been able to articulate how she wanted her new CityCenterDC bakery to look, but she knew exactly what she didn't want. It involved words like "cutesy," "lacey" and "feminine."
Most hospitals use CT scans as their default first-line test to diagnose stroke, but a local hospital takes a different approach.
You can earn frequent flier miles by flying, and now you can earn them by flying from BWI.
If you own a drone, you need to know where you can and cannot fly it.
The next stop for Petworth's Three Little Pigs is actually just one flight up.
Exclusive: Tory Burch on life 'perpetually' out of her comfort zone and why big risks pay big dividends
It's been 10 years since Tory Burch opened her first retail store on Elizabeth Street in New York City, and what started as buzz over medallioned ballet flats and vintage-chic tunics, is now a full-blown roar.
The homeownership rate among Americans under 35 years old has dropped to 36 percent from 42 percent less than a decade ago, but the National Association of Realtors says there are metropolitan areas where millennial homeownership is likely to grow in coming years.
Dave & Buster's has lost its court fight to keep its restaurant at White Flint Mall open.
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