August 2, 2020

Metro, losing $2M a day, faces ‘looming crisis’

Alejandro Alvarez | @aletweetsnews July 29, 2020, 6:00 AM The Washington Metro transit system is losing millions per day in revenue due to depressed ridership during […]
August 2, 2020

Howard University gets largest gift ever — $40M — from MacKenzie Scott, Jeff Bezos’ ex-wife

Alejandro Alvarez | @aletweetsnews July 29, 2020, 9:21 AM Howard University has received the largest donation from a single donor in the D.C. school’s 153-year history […]
August 2, 2020

DC office vacancies on the rise; ‘turbulent times’ predicted

Jeff Clabaugh | @wtopclabaugh July 31, 2020, 8:56 AM Net office leasing in the D.C. area turned negative during the second quarter, and office vacancies rose, […]
August 2, 2020

Senate Republicans Include $1.75B For New FBI HQ In Coronavirus Relief Bill

July 28, 2020 Ethan Rothstein, Deputy Managing Editor Tucked into the pages of Senate Republican’s trillion-dollar coronavirus relief package proposal on Monday was a provision that […]
August 2, 2020

GSA Launches IT Acquisition University

July 30, 2020 On-Demand Training Solution Delivers Education and CLPs on Emerging Tech, IT Modernization WASHINGTON – The U.S. General Services Administration today announced the launch […]
July 28, 2020

HBO gives Howard U. $1M for students pursuing arts and entertainment careers

Jeff Clabaugh | @wtopclabaugh July 28, 2020, 9:50 AM Howard University received a $1 million donation from HBO to establish an endowment fund benefiting students interested […]
July 28, 2020

Montgomery County Department of Permitting Services Also Will Enforce COVID-19 Safe Practices While Conducting Inspections on Construction Sites

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Montgomery County’s Department of Permitting Services (DPS), while conducting its regular inspections at construction sites, also will now be […]
July 28, 2020

Montgomery County Council Approves County Executive’s Request for $20 Million to Provide Eviction Protection and Relief for Renters

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich’s proposal to provide an additional $20 million from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic […]
July 27, 2020

Virginia announces $70 million in new aid for small businesses

Dick Uliano July 27, 2020, 9:47 PM Small businesses and nonprofit agencies in Virginia that have suffered economic damages because of the coronavirus will have access […]