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Garment District getting its groove back

Some are calling it t.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMay 15th, 2019

#WFH Chronicles: Revisiting the games people play

I'm just back from vacation and I can't seem to get in a groove. During my week away, I was chased inland by a hurricane and awakened by an earthquake. My cabinets and closets were relieved of half their contents. My laundry room got so organized I ca.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals5 hr. 21 min. ago

Dayton leaders highlight city"s rebound one year after Oregon District mass shooting

"Now that we look back over the past year, it's important to remember what we have accomplished and focus on what work remains," said one Dayton leader, reflecting on the one year anniversary of the Oregon District mass shooting......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2020

St. Louis Public Schools to offer 3 back-to-school options this fall

St. Louis Public Schools on Monday said it will provide parents three options for learning when school starts this fall. Parents can choose from in-person learning from district teachers in school buildings, virtual learning provided by distric.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2020

Maryland sees jump in use of program that pays jobless benefits for those brought back part-time

About 25 states and the District have versions of the program, which keep benefits flowing to employees brought back at reduced hours......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 15th, 2020

LIVE UPDATES: See the results of Maine"s July 14 Senate and House primaries

Maine is holding congressional primary elections on Tuesday, July 14.  Three candidates are vying for the Republican nomination to face Rep. Jared Golden in Maine's second district, a top battleground district Democrats won back .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 14th, 2020

Crossroads hotel for "Mercedes audience" comes back to try again

Two developers have dusted off a $63 million proposal for a luxury Crossroads Arts District hotel, despite their unsuccessful attempt last year to win support from the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City. Whitney Kerr Sr. of Cu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2020

How the Meatpacking District — known for experiences — is preparing to come back post-Covid-19

Jeffrey LeFrancois, the executive director of the Meatpacking District Business Improvement District, spoke with me about what he's doing to keep attracting businesses, residents and tourists to the neighborhood......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

Bowser pushes back on Trump"s authority to send National Guardsmen from other states into D.C.

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said early Thursday the city is continuing to examine the legality of President Donald Trump’s authority to send National Guardsmen from other states into the District. Her announcement on Twitter followed a sixth day.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2020

Amid protests, BIDs aim to still help D.C. businesses rebound from Covid-19

This past Friday was to mark the start of the District's reopening plan. But destruction caused by some protesters amid a national outcry over the death of George Floyd complicated an already steep climb back for some......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

UCF turns its back on Bridg. Here"s why.

The sensor manufacturer is the anchor tenant of Osceola County's planned NeoCity tech district, which is expected to draw dozens of tech firms and create 127,000 jobs within 50 years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2020

New Mexico oil and gas exec Claire Chase running for Congress

Claire Chase is looking to flip New Mexico's Second District back to red......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 11th, 2020

City Council approves 5-year deal with school district on abatements

The property tax abatement spigot in the city of Cincinnati is about to be turned back on. Cincinnati City Council voted Wednesday night to strike an agreement of at least five years with the Cincinnati Public School District to restart tax breaks for.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2020

Costco’s sea cucumbers sign of global growth opportunity

The membership warehouse retailer is getting its groove back......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 22nd, 2020

KC advances final, smaller incentive package for Waddell HQ

Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. will get an even further scaled back — yet still substantial — incentive package after the City Council approved an agreement that had found consensus among the city, school district and developer. The new deal wo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 19th, 2019

Back When There Was a Middle Class

FEEDAnyone old enough to remember this classic? Wow, if we could only go back in time and tell them how many garment-making jobs exist in the U.S. today! They had it GOOD back in 1978, and didn’t even know it!.....»»

Category: blogSource: slopeofhopeDec 14th, 2019

City establishes Community Improvement District for portion of Tokola"s redevelopment projects

The financing method isn't new to the project; the Council approved a development agreement with Sudha Tokala's Douglas Market Development back in November......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2019

Hong Kong"s pro-democracy parties win hundreds of seats in local elections as the city pushes back against China

Pro-democracy candidates in Hong Kong made huge gains on Monday in district council elect.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 25th, 2019

AS+GG releases design scheme for the South HeXi Yuzui Financial District and Tower

After its design competition win back in 2018, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture (AS+GG) has unveiled the final scheme for the new South HeXi Yuzui Financial District and Tower in Nanjing, China......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 6th, 2019

D.C. Councilman Jack Evans fires back in wake of damning report as he faces growing calls to resign

If some of his colleagues had their way, the political career of D.C. Councilman Jack Evans, the District's longest-serving lawmaker, would end with his removal from public office — but Evans said they've come to the wrong conclusions. Questions swirle.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 5th, 2019

Turning Natural, D.C. attorney general settle wage theft lawsuit

Turning Natural Inc., a chain of juice bars with three locations in the District and one in suburban Maryland, has agreed to pay more than $10,000 in back pay and a $5,000 penalty to settle a wage lawsuit filed against the company in July 2018.  D.C. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2019