31 relations: Barnes & Noble, Best Buy, Bethesda, Maryland, Bond Clothing Stores, Brentano's, D.C. sniper attacks, F. W. Woolworth Company, Fairfax County, Virginia, Fanny Farmer, Franklin Simon & Co., Garfinckel's, Hahn's Shoes, Joseph R. Harris Co., Peck & Peck, Peoples Drug, Raleigh Haberdasher, Retail park, 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., a Fortune 500 company, is the bookseller with the largest number of retail outlets in the United States, and a retailer of content, digital media, and educational products.
Best Buy Co., Inc. is an American multinational consumer electronics retailer headquartered in Richfield, Minnesota.
Bethesda is an unincorporated, census-designated place in southern Montgomery County, Maryland, United States, located just northwest of the U.S. 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.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The D.C. sniper attacks (also known as the Beltway sniper attacks) were a series of coordinated shootings that occurred during three weeks in October 2002, in the states of Maryland and Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
The F. W. Woolworth Company (often referred to as Woolworth's or Woolworth) was a retail company and one of the original pioneers of the five-and-dime store.
Fairfax County, officially the County of Fairfax, is a predominantly suburban county — with urban and rural pockets — in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States.
Fanny Farmer was an American candy manufacturer and retailer.
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.
Hahn's Shoes was a Washington, DC area shoe store.
Joseph R. Harris Co. was a Washington, D.C.-based chain of women's apparel stores.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Peck & Peck was a New York-based retailer of private label women's wear prominent located at 581 Fifth Avenue.
Peoples Drug was a chain of drugstores 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.
Raleigh Haberdasher, more commonly called Raleigh's, was a high end, local men's and women's furnishings store based in Washington, D.C.
A retail park or 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.
Ross is an American chain of "off-price" (i.e., deeply discounted) department stores headquartered in Dublin, California, officially operating under the brandname, Ross Dress for Less.
S&W Cafeteria was a Charlotte, North Carolina-based chain of cafeteria-style restaurants.
Service Merchandise was a 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 52 supermarkets located in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., metropolitan areas.
Syms Corp (styled as SYMS) was an off-price retail clothing store chain, founded by Sy Syms in 1959.
The Home Depot Inc. or Home Depot is an American home improvement supplies retailing company that sells tools, 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 West 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 or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.
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.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.