Archives: ‘Business’

Statement On The Third Estimate Of GDP For The Third Quarter Of 2014

December 23rd, 2014 | [From: Business, Top Stories]

Jason Furman, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, issued the following statement today on the third estimate of GDP for the third quarter of 2014.

Alexandria Preschoolers To Receive 175 New Winter Coats Thanks To The Del Ray Business Association And Other Community Partners

December 17th, 2014 | [From: Business, Other News]

The Del Ray Business Association, the American Hospital Association, Singhal & Company, and the Fairfax County Firefighters and Friends will provide new winter coats to 175 preschool students and their parents at The Child & Family Network Centers.

Over $300,000 Donated To Staff Appreciation Fund At Greenspring

December 16th, 2014 | [From: Business, Other News]

This year, residents at Greenspring donated a total of $302,014 to the community’s Staff Appreciation Fund.

Motley Fool Named Best Small And Medium Company To Work For In 2015

December 15th, 2014 | [From: Business, Top Stories]

For the second consecutive year Alexandria’s Motley Fool has been named the Best Small & Medium Company to Work For in 2015.

One Out Of Every Ten Dollars Of Spending Power In U.S. In 2013 Held By Hispanics

December 11th, 2014 | [From: Business]

Today, the Partnership for a New American Economy released a new report highlighting the important role that both native and foreign-born Hispanics play as consumers, purchasing goods and services that circulate money through the economy and help to grow and sustain businesses.

Halt, Buzas & Powell’s Lisa Wheeler, CPA Becomes Certified In Intuit QuickBooks Online

December 11th, 2014 | [From: Business]

Halt, Buzas and Powell, Ltd. announced that Senior Accountant Lisa Wheeler, CPA has received her certification as a ProAdvisor in Intuit’s QuickBooks Online platform.

Northern Virginia Nonprofit Gives Domestic Violence Survivors Temporary Housing And Support To Break The Cycle Of Abuse

December 10th, 2014 | [From: Business, Non-Profits]

PCI, a leading marketing agency, has selected Bethany House of Northern Virginia as its pro bono client for 2015.

Alexandria Small Business Holiday Sales Up

December 9th, 2014 | [From: Business, Top Stories]

The Alexandria Convention & Visitors Association took an informal survey of Alexandria retailers and found that 90% of those responding indicated that their sales were up over the same weekend last year.

Bradlee Lifestyle Safeway Opens

December 5th, 2014 | [From: Business, Top Stories]

After nearly 18 months of construction, Safeway opened its new King St. store on Friday, Dec. 5 at 5 a.m. The new 61,000 square-foot store is located at 3526 King St., replacing an older, outdated facility that operated on the same site since 1982.

Greenleaf Juicing Company Is Coming To Old Town Alexandria

December 3rd, 2014 | [From: Business, Other News]

Greenleaf cold-pressed juice is 100% organic and truly raw, and made on-site. It is not treated with heat or pressure to create an artificial shelf-life, meaning 100% of the vitamins, minerals, enzymes and micronutrients stay intact.