• Congrats – It’s A Business: Incubators Help Loudoun Startups, Part 1 of 3

    Congrats – It’s A Business: Incubators Help Loudoun Startups, Part 1 of 30

    Any business needs to function the same as a living organism. To survive and thrive, a company must breathe in customers and ingest revenues, convert them into profits while expelling expenses, and reinvest the surplus energy generated to ensure continued growth and maturation. If successful, the firm can reproduce, either through expansion, diversification or franchising.

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  • After Sterling Chipotle: Who Has Outstanding Health Violations?

    After Sterling Chipotle: Who Has Outstanding Health Violations?0

    After the Loudoun County Health Department reported that more than 135 customers of the Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant on Tripleseven Road in Sterling became ill last July, some potential patrons may wonder how safe it is to eat there. And perhaps at other eateries. All it takes is a few clicks. Since 2003, the local

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  • Selma Mansion Historic Rebirth: The Passion of Sharon Virts and Scott Miller

    Selma Mansion Historic Rebirth: The Passion of Sharon Virts and Scott Miller0

    The fan club was gathered at the entrance, fervent arrows straining to be loosed. In a moment, the door would be opened and they finally would meet the rock star. “I can’t believe I’m actually here,” said one woman in her 30s or 40s. “This is like a dream,” said another, perhaps toward the higher

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  • FIGHT NIGHT & MMA: Black Tie Fundraising – For Kids

    FIGHT NIGHT & MMA: Black Tie Fundraising – For Kids0

    In 1990, real estate investor and businessman Joseph E. Robert Jr. started an event that many now call one of the premier social and fundraising event in the greater Washington area. Fight Night has raised millions of dollars to support programs under D.C.-based nonprofit Fight For Children that help at-risk youth obtain better educational opportunities.

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  • SENSE OF THAI ST: Every Detail Invites You

    SENSE OF THAI ST: Every Detail Invites You0

    On a warm fall evening, guests on the patio of Sense of Thai St. restaurant at One Loudoun might look up at that big October moon and imagine — just for a moment — that they are enjoying their meal along the bustling Charoen Krung Road in Bangkok. Every one of our chefs is from

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  • Prepared When the Market Cools Off?

    Prepared When the Market Cools Off?0

    “Markets have cycles, the major indices will descend” Timothy D. Nelson and Robert Fredeen of Bull Run Financial Group We have seen a tremendous rally on Wall Street, nearly nine months long, with the S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite, and Dow Jones Industrial Average repeatedly settling at all-time peaks. Investors are delighted by what they have

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