ORANGE, Va. (AP) — A nonprofit will help the state manage 48 acres in Orange County near the Wilderness Battlefield. The Free Lance-Star (http://bit.ly/1NuJenX ) reports that the Virginia Department of Historic Resources has entered…
WASHINGTON — A fight is brewing in Prince George’s County over a proposal to bring a Wal-Mart Supercenter to town. The chain wants to build a 24-hour store in the Duvall Village Shopping Center. It hopes…
WASHINGTON — A fire at the Wal-Mart at the Chantilly Shopping Center in Fairfax County was intentionally set, fire investigators say. Fairfax County Fire and Rescue received the call about the small fire around 6:30…
The fate of a proposed Wal-Mart in Prince George\’s County is
no longer in the hands of the county\’s council after its Monday vote.
As the last few days of summer dwindle for D.C.-area students,
many parents are salivating at the deals they can score while back-to-school
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Walmart plans to open a store on Virginia Commonwealth University’s campus as part of a pilot program. Walmart and the university announced the project Wednesday in a news release. The 4,100-square-foot…
Wal-Mart isn\’t exactly the place where you\’d expect to find your
favorite locally-made barbecue sauce or spice rub, but the retail
giant is working to change that
It\’s not even July, but that\’s not stopping mega-retailer Wal-Mart
from thinking about its Christmas sales.
You can donate to the cause if you want.
The presumed death of Wal-Mart on New York Avenue NE is a grand
opening for D.C. Councilman Vincent Orange\’s big plans for the
More than 250 people were evacuated from a Laurel Walmart this morning after fire fighters discovered a carbon monoxide leak.
The first two Wal-Mart stores in the nation\’s capital opened Wednesday.
D.C.\’s first two Wal-Marts will open on the same day, just in
time for holiday shopping: Dec. 4. Both stores will open at 8 a.m.
that day, according to a statement from Wal-Mart.
Wal-Mart shouldn\’t have any trouble staffing two new \”super
centers\” it plans to open in Washington, D.C., by year\’s end after it received
what it calls an \”amazing\” response from potential employees.
In a WTOP interview in 2010, Vince Gray, as mayor-elect, was definitive about the wages Wal-mart should pay. Now, with the \”living wage\” bill before him and a week to make a decision on its fate, he\’s not as candid.