• United Bankshares to acquire Bank of Georgetown

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — United Bankshares, Inc. is acquiring Bank of Georgetown in an all-stock deal valued at approximately $269 million. Charleston, West Virginia-based United Bankshares says in a news release that the acquisition will…

  • Wizards’ John Wall donates $400,000 to D.C. organization

    WASHINGTON — Washington Wizards point guard John Wall is making a difference off the court. The 25-year-old recently donated $400,000 to a D.C. organization that supports homeless children in the city. Bright Beginnings, Inc. made…

  • Shirlington company No. 3 on Inc. 5000 List

    A Shirlington-based firm is the fastest-growing U.S. company outside of California, according to the recently-released Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America.

  • Bethesda, Chevy Chase companies make fastest growing list

    A one-man Chevy Chase marketing company that sells health supplements, electronics and other consumer goods is the No. 39 fastest growing private company in the country, according to Inc. Magazine.