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livnclean April 18, 2014 at 10:34 am
uh, did you mean "Tesla" Motors.....?
Locally Involved April 18, 2014 at 06:49 pm
Well, that's just about right, the average of the top 10 CEO salaries in VA is 390x that of theRead More average worker salary of $45,000. US Avg is 475x. Don't know why the average worker is complaining about wage stagnation and lack of jobs. Poor CEOs must work so hard to keep all that money out of the tax man's hands and the grubby hands of the worker! How can they possibly survive otherwise?
Catherine April 22, 2014 at 08:13 pm
That must be why NG is dropping retirees insurance.
It could cost Americans 20 percent more to get their bacon fixes as a deadline virus sweeps through the nation's hog barns. (Patch file photo)
mark April 18, 2014 at 08:23 am
When taxes are imposed on various industries then to stay in business the prices increase on theRead More consumer! Obamacare , gas taxes, payroll taxes, tolls, the proposed soda and candy tax , your tobacco tax is 75% of what the product really costs! Commercial Property tax increases! Do you people see what's going on here? This country is being destroyed by the Democrats! It is starting to resemble The a Soviet Union! We should change the name of this country to the USSA!
all-c-ing-eye April 18, 2014 at 03:14 pm
And all this time i thought it was Pork Barrel spending.
JBrad April 19, 2014 at 02:57 pm
Mark, Your words are absolutely disgusting. Please do not use this comment thread as a vehicle toRead More spew your racist mentality. And for your information, food-borne illnesses come from agriculture, period. All around the world, including in the U.S. Lastly, your hatred for people of colour does not mean that you understand disease, at all. Good luck in life.
The most recent restaurants inspections in the Herndon area.
Tammi Petrine April 12, 2014 at 01:58 am
I am confused; why list Chen's Kitchen if it has NO violations... Using their name in an articleRead More about Health Dept inspections makes it seem as though they had problems. Not wise nor fair. C'mon. Use some common sense. Chen's Kitchen is great and serves good food.
Racing legend to visit Virginia Tire & Auto in Broadlands.
Roger Marcum March 27, 2014 at 06:40 am
My buddy, Larry O'Donohue, Executive Producer and Host of "IN THE PITS" on CBS Radio, aRead More talk show about all things NASCAR, will be interviewing Mr. Andretti. Tune into his show to catch it.
Safeway could be bought. (Patch file photo.)
Fairfax Watcher March 7, 2014 at 03:39 pm
WELL...............no worries for those Kroger lovers or haters as SAFEWAY went to Albertson'sRead More owner, CERBERUS. CERBERUS plans on reforming Safeway stores to look/feel like Trader Joe's.
Rick Tocchet March 9, 2014 at 01:22 am
It's always that "evil Walmart" with Lefties...
Dave Jennings March 9, 2014 at 08:15 pm
Cerberus will probably close at least half the chain as most equity firms are apt to do in order toRead More up profit and create a stream of returns that will up their chances of passing it off to someone else in a few years.
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley visited the set of "House of Cards." File Photo. Photo Courtesy Gov. Martin O'Malley
Wildermann February 22, 2014 at 04:49 pm
Yes, an investment in economic development. MD & P.G. Co. are investing in National HarborRead More including a gambling casino attraction and other amenities along with the creative investment strategy listed here in this article. Old Town has looked ahead to capitalize on the attractions on the other side of the river by increasing hotel space and working with National Harbor to get visitors to use Old Town as a destination during their stay across the river. Fairfax County across from National Harbor on the US Route 1 or Richmond Highway corridor seemingly anticipates gamblers in need of fast and easy loans given the proliferation of Car Title Loan Businesses popping up like mushrooms. Can't imagine the VA legislature concerning itself with much more than bills that seek to limit human rights, abortion rights, economic rights, health care rights, environmental rights, voter rights or any other progressive effort that give more rights to citizens. Just another bass ackward state of the old Confederacy that can't fully acknowledge modernity.
Does Loudoun Need Wawa Gas Station?
Patrick J February 24, 2014 at 08:57 am
Call me crazy, but one thing I haven't understood around here is why there are so few gas stations?Read More I may be wrong but it seems like gas stations are far and few given how densely populated this area is. Then a lot of the gas stations that you do see are the older 2 or 3 island style variety. I've often wondered why WaWa hasn't hit the area yet.
TrustMe February 24, 2014 at 09:39 pm
How are there barely any Sheetz/Wawa in the DMV area but crappy 711's are ubiquitous??
Mujona Taikutsuna February 25, 2014 at 10:44 pm
You know what? No, no we don't damn need a freaking Wawa. We live in one of the richest counties inRead More America. The median household income is over $100k here. Our list of needs is quite comfortably low and Wawa's not on there. How about we call it what it is: a nice bonus if we could arrange to get one.