Fairfax Local Business
Local business in Fairfax, VA
Friday Nov 27 | via KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Man turns wife's unhappiness into million dollar toy idea Daniel, a businessman, saw an opportunity. So, in 2011 he opened One World Dolls. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 25 | via New York Magazine
An employee pulls a forklift with display units for DVD movies at a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. location ahead of Black Friday in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Monday, November 24, 2014. At Walmart stores around the country, Black Friday will begin at 6 p.m. tomorrow evening. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via Newswise
Fairfax, Va., November 23, 2015 - A new template published by the American Society for Radiation Oncology standardizes and streamlines the creation of patient-focused plans for long-term cancer survivor care following radiation therapy . As the number of cancer patients and survivors in the U. S. continues to grow - the American Cancer Society predicts a 37 percent increase in the number of cancer patients surviving five years or longer over the next decade - so does the need for greater attention to long-term survivorship care. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Government Executive
Five years ago, Jamie Barnett took his boss on a tour of a 911 call center in Fairfax, Virginia, a 20-mile drive from his office at the Federal Communications Commission in Washington, D.C. At the time, Barnett was the chief of the FCC's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau , the division that oversees, among other things, the operation of the national emergency number. The purpose of the trip was to give the FCC's then-chairman, Julius Genachowski, a firsthand look at a persistent problem with 911: The system couldn't accurately trace the locations of emergency calls made from cellphones. Comment?
Friday Nov 13 | via TheStreet.com
With a wave of consolidation brewing on the near horizon, the turnaround can't bear fruit soon enough. Fairfax, Va.-based ManTech has been among the companies hardest hit by both the drawdown in U.S. military operations, where the company provided logistics, communications and troop support. Comment?
Thursday Nov 12 | via ESPN
Puerto Rican welterweight Prichard Colon, who suffered a traumatic brain injury in a fight Oct. 17, remains in a coma but was moved on Thursday to a rehabilitation facility. Colon , 23, suffered the injury during a ninth-round disqualification loss to Terrel Williams in an NBC-televised Premier Boxing Champions card from the EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Virginia. Comment?
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