Thursday, September 23, 2021


$7.1 Million NeighborhoodLIFT Program to Boost Homeownership in DC, Maryland

Homeownership in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Prince George County will get a boost as Wells Fargo Company, NeighborWorks America, MANNA, Inc. and Community Housing Partners have jointly announced the launch of NeighborhoodLIFT program with a $7.1 million financial commitment by Wells Fargo.

Trump International Hotel Wins TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Award

Trump International Hotel Washington D.C. has been awarded two Travelers’ Choice Awards by world’s largest travel site Trip Advisor. The hotel also ranks 4th among the Top Luxury Hotels in U.S. and 7th among all hotels in the country.

MOM’s Organic Market Plans to Open First Store in Northwest DC

A homegrown grocery chain MOM’s Organic Market is planning to open its first store in Northwest Washington, D.C.

Howard University Gets $3.75M for DC Traffic Studies

Howard University's Transportation Research Center has been awarded a $3,750,000 grant by the D.C. Department of Transportation to conduct traffic studies.

Johns Hopkins University Buys Washington DC Journalism Museum Building

The Newseum in Washington, D.C., which is located on Pennsylvania Avenue between Congress and the White House, will be purchased by Johns Hopkins University for $372 million.

Washington DC Ranked as World’s Top Entrepreneurial Talent Hub

Washington, D.C. has been ranked No.1 for talent competitiveness and for the city’s ability to attract and nurture entrepreneurs, according to the 2019 Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) report released this week.

Starbucks to Offer Delivery Service in Washington DC

Coffee giant Starbucks is expanding its delivery services to Washington, D.C. in the coming weeks, in addition to San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston and New York, the company announced on Tuesday.

Five DC Companies Make Forbes List of America’s Best Employers for Diversity

Five Washington, D.C. companies have made it to the second edition of Forbes’ annual list of America’s Best Employers for Diversity.