Washington Business Journal
More than 130 orthopedic surgeons across the Mid-Atlantic region are forming a group that will contract with insurance carriers as a single unit, a practice executives say is the largest independent orthopedic business in the country.
The 2.2 million-square-foot project called Capitol Crossing promises to reconnect and redefine the east end of downtown Washington through the construction of a massive platform over Interstate 395 and the creation of three new city blocks.
The Bethesda location of Kraze Burger — which was the Korean chain's first-ever spot regionally and nationally — has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, according to court documents.
The D.C. area beer scene expansion continues: Fair Winds Brewing Co. plans to open a 30-barrel packaging brewery in Fairfax County next year.
Alexandria brewery Port City will make its way up to the Big Apple starting next year.
Famous Luigi's, a pizza parlor that served downtown D.C. for more than 70 years, served its last slice Saturday.
Macy's is once again keeping some of its stores across the country open 24 hours a day in a bid to squeeze every last bit of holiday cash out of shoppers.
If you get in a car accident and make an insurance claim, your rate will likely go up, but in Maryland the post-claim rate hike is the smallest in the nation, according to InsuranceQuotes.com.
Sales of gift cards in the U.S. will top $118 billion this year, an amount that's larger than the GDP of 136 countries.
The D.C. area's newest pizza chain is planning to expand in the region almost as fast as it claims to bake its pies.
Facebook Inc. is reportedly working to develop a sympathy button as an alternative to the 'like' button in certain situations, according to The Telegraph.
Floppy disks have become all but obsolete in the United States -- except in the federal government.
Seeking to enhance its technology pedigree, the District is close to signing a deal that would bring a dozen Chinese software firms to the nation's capital. A separate agreement with Microsoft is also almost done.
Software tests will delay opening of the new Silver Line in Fairfax County.
The Washington Nationals pitched the District government on a $300 million plan for a retractable roof over Nationals Park, but city officials say the idea was quickly dismissed.
The District's tax office has seized the Stadium Club strip joint from its owner, James Redding, over a large back tax bill related to a business the government has already shut down.
Defining a hipster is subjective, but finding neighborhoods where hipsters are likely to live is a little more objective. Based on one set of criteria, the Washington area has plenty of hipster-friendly 'hoods.
D.C. Mayor Gray called the National Capitol Planning Commission rejection of possible changes to existing height restrictions "disappointing."
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