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SBA Offers Loans to D.C. Small Businesses

Mayor Muriel Bowser announced on March 18 that the U.S. Small Business Administration had accepted the District’s declaration for assistance.

Georgetown Small Businesses Hit Hard; Virus Advice

Mayor Bowser directed restaurants to shut their bar areas and make a six-foot distance between patrons. For Billy Martin of Martin's Tavern, that directive makes an already small establishment smaller.

Business Ins & Outs

In the face of current challenges, the neighborhood is welcoming a chocolatier, a butcher and a unisex shoe store, with more to come.

The Art of the Pour

FINDING ENLIGHTENMENT AT PADDYWAX CANDLE BAR The one and only crafting event I’ve ever willingly participated in as an adult was last December at the...

How Are Things on Your Tightrope?

Let’s be honest. We all struggle with time. We long for 26 hours per day, but the painful truth is that most of us live way beyond our means in terms of time.

Tech Tip: Make This Password Different From Everything Else

If an e-commerce site you’ve registered at gets hacked, and you’ve used your email password to register, you can pretty much bet hackers are going to gain access to your in-box.

Meeting on Main Street Grants, March 4

To qualify for a grant, applicants will have to document expenses they have incurred or intend to incur during the period from October of 2019 to Sept. 15, 2020.

Tech Tip: Set Up Bank Alerts Now!

Many banks will send you an email alert whenever money is withdrawn from your account via check, debit card or transfer.

Business Ins & Outs: Paddyway Candle Bar, Ecco, Georgetown Carpet & More.

IN: PADDYWAX CANDLE BAR LIGHTS UP Paddywax Candle Bar, an experiential retailer that teaches customers how to make candles, opened in a 2,111-squarefoot second-floor space...

Tech Tip: Work Computers and Devices Are for One Thing Only

If you want to check your Hotmail account or Facebook page, do it during your lunch break and on your own personal device. More than 600,000 Facebook accounts are hacked every day.