31 relations: Barnes & Noble, Beltway sniper attacks, Best Buy, Bethesda, Maryland, Bond Clothing Stores, Brentano's, F. W. Woolworth Company, Fairfax County, Virginia, Fannie Farmer, Franklin Simon & Co., Garfinckel's, Hahne and Company, Joseph R. Harris Co., Peck & Peck, Peoples Drug, Power center (retail), Raleigh Haberdasher, Ross Stores, S&W Cafeteria, Service Merchandise, Seven Corners, Virginia, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Syms Corporation, The Home Depot, Thom McAn, U.S. Route 50 in Virginia, United States Census Bureau, Virginia State Route 7, Washington, D.C., Western Auto, Woodward & Lothrop.
Barnes & Noble, Inc., is a Fortune 500 company, the largest retail bookseller in the United States, and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products in the country.
The Beltway sniper attacks were a series of coordinated shootings that took place over three weeks in October 2002 in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Ten people were killed and three other victims were critically injured in several locations throughout the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area and along Interstate 95 in Virginia.
Best Buy Co., Inc. is an American multinational consumer electronics corporation headquartered in Richfield, Minnesota, a Minneapolis suburb.
Bethesda is a census-designated place in southern Montgomery County, Maryland, just northwest of the United States capital of Washington, D.C. It takes its name from a local church, the Bethesda Meeting House (1820, rebuilt 1849), which in turn took its name from Jerusalem's Pool of Bethesda.
Bond Clothing Stores, Bond Clothes, Bond Clothiers, or Bond Stores, was a men's clothing manufacturing company and retailer.
Brentano's was an American bookstore and had numerous locations in the United States,.
The F. W. Woolworth Company (often referred to as Woolworth's, or Woolworth) was a retail company that was one of the original pioneers of the five-and-dime store.
Fairfax County, officially the County of Fairfax, is a county in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Fannie Merritt Farmer (23 March 1857 – 15 January 1915) was an American culinary expert whose Boston Cooking-School Cook Book became a widely used culinary text.
Franklin Simon & Co. was a department store chain specializing in women's fashions and furnishing based in New York City.
Garfinckel's was a prominent department store chain based in Washington, D.C. that catered to a clientele of wealthy consumers.
Hahne & Company (pronounced Hayne) commonly known as Hahne's, was an upscale department store chain based in Newark, New Jersey.
Joseph R. Harris Co. was a Washington, D.C.-based chain of women's apparel stores.
Peck & Peck was a New York-based retailer of private label women's wear prominent on Fifth Avenue.
Peoples Drug was a chain of drug stores based in Alexandria, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C. Founded in 1905, Peoples was subsequently purchased by Lane Drug in 1975, Imasco in 1984, and finally by CVS in 1990, which continued to run the stores under the Peoples banner until 1994, at which time the stores were converted to CVS, marking the end of the use of the Peoples Drug name.
A power center is an unenclosed shopping center with a typical range of to of gross leasable area that usually contains three or more big box retailers and various smaller retailers (usually located in strip plazas) with a common parking area shared among the retailers.
Raleigh Haberdasher, more commonly called Raleigh's, was a high end, local men's and women's furnishings store based in Washington, D.C.
Ross Stores, Inc., is an American chain of off-price department stores headquartered in Dublin, California, operating under the name Ross Dress for Less.
S&W Cafeteria was a Charlotte, North Carolina-based chain of cafeteria style restaurants.
Service Merchandise was a former retailer chain of catalog showrooms carrying fine jewelry, toys, sporting goods, and electronics that existed for 68 years (from 1934 to 2002).
Seven Corners is a commercial center and census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States.
Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, also known as Shoppers Food Warehouse, is a chain of 56 supermarkets located in the Baltimore, Northern Virginia, and Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.
SYMS Corp was an off-price retail clothing store chain, founded by Sy Syms in 1958.
The Home Depot (referred to in some countries and often in colloquial speech simply as Home Depot) is an American retailer of home improvement and construction products and services.
Thom McAn is a brand of shoes and was formerly a retail chain.
U.S. Route 50 (US 50) is a transcontinental highway which stretches from Ocean City, Maryland to Sacramento, California.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
State Route 7 (SR 7) is a major primary state highway and busy commuter route in northern Virginia, United States.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States.
Western Auto Supply Company—known more widely as Western Auto—was a specialty retail chain of stores that supplied automobile parts and accessories.
Woodward & Lothrop was a department store chain headquartered in Washington, D.C. Woodward & Lothrop was Washington, D.C.'s first department store, opening in 1887.