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No August opening for Virginia schools likely

Efforts to allow Virginia schools to open before Labor Day and a repeal of the so-called 'Kings Dominion' law have effectively died in the General Assembly.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 04:17am EST

Tags: Virginia General Assembly, Kings Dominion law, school calendar, Hank Silverberg

D.C. residents still looking for inauguration weekend renters

While there was frenzy over renting homes and apartments before Obama's inauguration in 2009, realtors in the D.C. area say the interest has drastically died down.

Saturday - 01/19/2013, 03:22pm EST

Tags: Inauguration Weekend, renting, hotels, Stephanie Steinberg

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D.C. hotel room rates stagnant 5 years running

The more than 27,000 hotel rooms in D.C. are occupied more often than not, but for some reason or, more likely, for a number of reasons the hotels themselves aren't benefiting in terms of revenue.

Tuesday - 01/08/2013, 02:00pm EST

Tags: hotels, D.C., travel

Prince George's County wins with Redskins

If the Redskins come out on top in Sunday night's game against the Dallas Cowboys, so will Prince George's County.

Saturday - 12/29/2012, 05:26pm EST

Tags: Tom Himler, tax revenue, sports industry, Redskins, Prince George

Loews Hotels & Resorts buys D.C.'s Madison Hotel

Loews Hotels & Resorts, will enter the Washington market with the purchase of the 356-room Madison Hotel in Northwest.

Monday - 12/03/2012, 04:24pm EST

Tags: Madison Hotel, Loews Hotels & Resorts, hotels,

Capella to open Georgetown hotel in January

Capella Hotels and Resorts will open its first U.S. property in Georgetown in January.

Monday - 11/12/2012, 02:15pm EST

Tags: Capella Hotels, hotels, Georgetown

Civil War events around Frederick draw tourists' cash

Numbers starting to roll in in Frederick County indicate that September was a high-traffic month due to the 150-year anniversaries of both the Battle of South Mountain and the Battle of Antietam.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 10:00am EDT

Tags: Civil War, Frederick,

Downtown Rockville to get 140-unit hotel

Montgomery and Rockville officials put their support behind a hotel project that could start as early as November and generate about $14 million for the city and county by 2030.

Tuesday - 10/09/2012, 06:34am EDT

Tags: Rockville, hotels, Choice Hotels

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