Fairfax Local Business
Local business in Fairfax, VA
Thursday | via NH Insider
Feb. 26, 2015, Fairfax, Va. - Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission's 3-2 vote in favor of new so-called "net neutrality" regulations : "The FCC has voted to do that which Congress has denied - and that's essentially to rewrite the 1934 Communications Act to treat broadband Internet as a utility under Title II. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 25 | via Business Wire
The Fairfax-based mortgage company opened its first office in Richmond, Virginia, located at Highland 1, 7231 Forest Avenue , in July 2013. The company is also ranked number five overall in purchase lending. Comment?
Monday Feb 23 | via Chain Store Age
Fairfax, Va. A competitive promotional environment and delivery problems had a negative impact on net income and revenues at Geeknet, parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com and licensed merchandise distributor ThinkGeek Solutions, during the fourth quarter and full year 2014. Comment?
Friday Feb 20 | via Quirks Marketing Rsch Review
Our client is a leader in marketing communications research and is privately held. With more than 40 years of experience, they help their clients to "win at retail" in the global marketplace by applying consumer research, technological innovation and analytical insight. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via Sonoran News
FAIRFAX, Va. - Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning issued the following statement responding to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers CEO Fadi Chehade's recent comments that "Those who are genuinely committed to the quality of the proposal for the U.S. government, are correct that we should not put deadlines. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via Reuters
Interactive Brokers LLC must pay $667,000 to a hedge fund after an arbitration panel found the discount brokerage firm's system for selling securities from clients' accounts to pay margin debt had backfired leaving the fund with hefty losses. The hedge fund, Glen Lyon Long Term Options LP, filed the claim in 2012, seeking between $1 million and $3 million. Comment?
Monday Feb 16 | via American Thinker
What do you get when you visit San Francisco, the city with the highest tech and the lowest morals? If your answer is, "An online map showing block by block where the human excrement is", you'd be 100% correct! Every city has a crime map, showing block by block where crime is, but only San Francisco has a human waste map, showing block by block where to watch your step! The map is customizable to show neighborhoods, and you can even chart it month by month, so you can see the months with the heaviest amount of solid precipitation. I suppose you could think of this as man-made weather, just like global warming . Comment?
Sunday Feb 15 | via Bangkok Post
A February 4, 2015 photo shows a walkway leading to the courtyard of CityCenter DC, an intergrated development in Washington.a Cierra Dorsey has happy memories of hanging out at the mall as a teenage girl, an adolescent rite of passage under threat in parts of the US as old-fashioned malls close their doors. While high-end malls thrive, many others have been unable to keep up with changing shopping demands of American consumers, leading to obituaries in the US press with headlines such as "A dying breed: The American shopping mall," and "Shopping malls in crisis". Comment?
Friday Feb 13 | via NH Insider
Feb. 13, 2015, Fairfax, Va. - Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the following statement responding to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers CEO Fadi Chehade's recent comments that "Those who are genuinely committed to the quality of the proposal for the US government, are correct that we should not put deadlines. Comment?
Friday Feb 13 | via The Union Daily Times
What began as a desire to excel in her eighth grade biology class has lead to a Union County High School sophomore being chosen to attend a national youth summit on the environment. In January, George Mason University announced that Roark, 16, had been selected to represent South Carolina as a National Youth Delegate to the 2015 Washington Youth Summit on the Environment which will be held at the university in Fairfax, Va. Comment?
Friday Feb 13 | via Fairfax Times
Inova, the region's largest hospital system, plans to acquire Exxon Mobil's 117-acre campus in Merrifield and establish the Center for Personalized Health, which will include a cancer research facility and Inova's Translational Medicine Institute. Comment?
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