Quantcast

Latest Washington metropolitan area Stories

2014-09-09 23:12:34

Short-term bicycle rentals increase transportation options for students, faculty, staff and the nearby Washington DC metropolitan area community. Takoma Park, Md. (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 A new Capital Bikeshare station opened September 5 on the Washington Adventist University campus in suburban Takoma Park. The new station is located across from Wilkinson Hall, next to Flower Avenue and close to a bus stop. Capital Bikeshare’s short-term bicycle rentals will provide convenient and...

2014-09-08 23:02:05

Awards given to Latino students attending 11 colleges and universities in the state of Maryland. Funds will be used to help each student reach their academic goals and achieve a higher level of education. Largo, MD (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 It was announced this week that 35 Latino students attending 11 colleges and universities in Maryland will receive academic scholarships. Isiah Leggett, Montgomery County Executive, and the MCEHG Steering Committee, announced the initial list of the...

2014-09-02 23:10:10

The second annual ZUMBA Dance for Sight, scheduled from 3:00 to 5:00 PM on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Herndon Community Center, Herndon, Virginia, is to raise money for the Louis J. Fox Center for Vision Restoration, a research institute located at the University of Pittsburgh. All of the proceeds for the event will go to the Louis J. Fox Center for Vision Restoration, whose primary mission is to promote research and innovation that will allow the vision-impaired to one day...

2014-08-28 23:16:04

Pasquali Realty Group, a Northern Virginia real estate company, states the average number of days on market range from 36 to just 27 days. Burke, VA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 According to the latest market reports compiled from data from residential real estate transactions throughout the region, the Northern Virginia real estate market experienced some positive trends in July. Median sale prices increased in many parts of the region, and homes are continuing to sell at a quick pace. The...

2014-08-27 23:15:44

Troubled Teens Gaithersburg, a new hotline for adolescent substance abusers, is helping juveniles locate a reliable teen recovery center. Gaithersburg, MD (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Finding a teen recovery center is often the most difficult aspect of the entire recovery process for a teenager who regularly struggles with substance abuse. Thankfully a new hotline operating in Gaithersburg, MD is making things easier for a teen alcohol addict to locate the help they need right away. By...

2014-08-27 23:04:06

79,491 Square Foot Medical Office Building Being Developed on First New Hospital Campus in Montgomery County in 35 years Silver Spring and Germantown, Md., and Denver (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 NexCore Group, a national healthcare real estate developer, has broken ground on a 79,491 square foot medical office building (MOB) on the new Holy Cross Health hospital campus in Germantown, an unincorporated municipality located approximately 20 miles northeast of Bethesda, Md. Germantown is the...

2014-08-05 16:31:06

FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sharon Nelson, President of Sensei Enterprises, Inc., became the President of the Fairfax Law Foundation on July 1, 2014. Ms. Nelson, who completed serving her term as the Virginia State Bar President in June, 2014, has also served as the President of the Fairfax Bar Association. Ms. Nelson noted, laughing, "I guess I finally hit the Trifecta. The truth is, it is hard to say no to professional service if you love your profession. I am really...

2014-07-24 16:29:08

-Today's Opening of Tysons Tower Office Building, Signature Plaza and New Mall Entrance Introduces High-rise Urban Hub at World-class Retail Property- SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Macerich (NYSE:MAC) today officially opened the first phase of its large-scale, mixed-use urban expansion at Tysons Corner Center in Northern Virginia, including the 22-story Tysons Tower office building, signature outdoor Plaza and a new mall entrance that connects the...

2014-07-23 23:12:58

Pasquali Realty Group, a Northern Virginia real estate company states median sale prices have increased in some areas of the region. Burke, VA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 According to the latest market reports compiled from data from residential real estate transactions throughout the region, the Northern Virginia real estate market experienced some positive trends in June. Homes are selling quickly throughout the area, and median sale prices have increased in some parts of the region. The...

2014-07-14 23:06:42

Sheraton Premiere at Tysons Corner evolves with the future growth of Tysons, newly unveiled as the Sheraton Tysons Hotel. Tysons, VA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Since 1986, the Sheraton Premiere at Tysons Corner has been a local icon to the Tysons Corner skyline and a staple within the community. With Tysons Corner becoming its own municipality, known simply as “Tysons”, the iconic hotel will now be identified as the Sheraton Tysons Hotel. In addition to Tysons becoming its own...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
Related