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Hilton, Marriott, Sodexo selected as top companies of diversity: DiversityInc

Rankings point to local, best-in-class employers Three companies with U.S. headquarters in the Washington, D.C. area, and operating within the foodservice and hospitality sectors, were recognized by DiversityInc Magazine for being champions of diversity. Hilton and Marriott were named an overall 2019 Top 50 Company for Diversity. Hilton, based in McLean, Va., made the list […]

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Kaliwa, a strong contender for RAMMYS New Restaurant of the Year Award

With strong partner, team, Chef Cathal Armstrong’s Kaliwa could be headed to winner’s circle This year is off to a good start for Meshelle and Chef Cathal Armstrong at Kaliwa. The Pan-Asian restaurant was chosen by the prestigious Michelin Guide as a Bib Gourmand restaurant for 2019. In April, the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington […]

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As Amazon HQ2 begins hiring, The Witmer luxury tower readies opening nearby

Kimco Realty plans to capitalize on new Amazon Arlington HQ2 campus The Witmer is just the first phase of Pentagon Centre’s transformation into a mixed-use, lifestyle center. The 26-story, 440-apartment luxury tower will rise high above Pentagon Centre. And there’s no mystery behind Kimco Realty’s moves as Pentagon City, Alexandria’s Route 1 corridor and Crystal […]

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Here are the 2019 Honorary Milestone RAMMY Award recipients

As The RAMMYS 2019 approaches, longstanding DMV restaurants recognized The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan (RAMW), a restaurant advocacy group in Washington, D.C., announced the 2019 Honorary Milestone RAMMY Award recipients. The Bombay Club, i Ricchi, Moby Dick House of Kabob, Silver Diner, and Taberna del Alabardero will receive the award for 30 years of service […]

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Aramark becomes new foodservice partner of D.C. Convention Center, which is getting upgrades

Walter E. Washington Convention Center operator announces changes Events DC announced Aramark as the new food and beverage master concessionaire and caterer for the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Events DC is the sports and entertainment authority of Washington, D.C. ,operating most sporting event venues in the city, and several entertainment sites. Aramark took over […]

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Taco, Beer, Tequila Festival arriving at National Harbor

Organizers report 20 food trucks, taquerias will be on hand The annual Taco, Beer, Tequila Festival is fast-approaching on June 1. Washington, D.C.-area visitors and residents can sample (or indulge) on these three, celebrated food groups at the new National Harbor location in Prince George’s County. The festivities start over at the Southpointe Lot with […]

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South Block Juice opens at Ballston Quarter, Arlington

Health-focused chain among retailers, restaurants opening at renovated Ballston Mall South Block Juice opened its ninth store in Arlington, Va. at Ballston Quarter March 25. The new South Block Ballston unit is a compact design within a main entryway off of Wilson Boulevard into Ballston Quarter. South Block is a health-focused beverage and acai-bowl chain […]

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The Glover House apartment residences, retail near completion

Gourmet grocery, 226 apartments part of The Glover House development The Glover House apartment residences is readying its completion this spring. The 250,000 square-foot multifamily project renovates a seven-story Holiday Inn from the 1970’s and adds a new building, producing 226 homes in the historic Glover Park neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The complex sits between […]

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