Developer Forest City has released a list of additional retailers that have signed on at Ballston Quarter, its ambitious 850,000-square-foot total redevelopment of the Ballston Common Mall, and many are local to the Washington region.
The developer behind the planned transformation of Ballston Common Mall into Ballston Quarter is going heavy on “experiential” offerings, including cooking classes, live-action entertainment escape rooms, bowling, bocce, karaoke and an indoor play-and-learning center for young families. See photos.
Dr. Ruth has been added to the agenda of the Beacon 50+ Expo, to be held on the third level of Ballston Common Mall from noon to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 26. The 86-year-old will be talking about and autographing her latest book.
As some local malls struggle to maintain business, others flourish. But is this sustainable? And what is the future of retail in the D.C. area?
Agape Bears, a fixture of the Ballston Common Mall, is closing on
Sunday. The beloved teddy bear shop has donated bears to police and fire
departments as well as victims of natural disasters.
Arlington County police say a man dropped what appeared to be a Molotov cocktail weapon from the top floor of the Ballston Common Mall food court around noon Thursday.
Arlington County Police are looking for a man who
sexually assaulted a woman in a mall parking
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