| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:03 AM
In a city starved for luxury flagship retail stores, consignment shops are the closest thing fashionistas have to getting the same haute couture looks worn by the world's rich and famous.
Although the fashions might not always be current, they are...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:12 PM
As the prospect of a $1.6 billion merger between Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and Men's Wearhouse dimmed, investors retrenched Monday, pushing down shares of both retailers much further than the broader market decline.
The market reacted after a weekend...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Conceding that the Village of Cross Keys is in need of "investment," the owner of the residential, retail and office complex is planning a mostly cosmetic makeover that would revamp the gatehouse, freshen the courtyard of the shopping center, and turn a...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Struggling men's retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. is bidding to secure its future with the $2.3 billion offer it made for larger rival Men's Wearhouse.
Men's Wearhouse spurned the offer, made public Wednesday by Jos. Bank, saying it significantly...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Jill Smokler loves her three children equally, but that doesn't mean she doesn't have a favorite.
At any given moment, she says, one of her little darlings is bound to be a little more likable than the others.
"Whenever I've had an infant, that one...
| May 11, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Stroll through shops in a town-like setting or escape to the comfort of an air-conditioned mall in Hampton Roads.
City Center at Oyster Point. 701 Town Center Drive in Newport News. 230,000 square feet of retail shops and restaurants. Development began...
| Sep 23, 2011
Attention job seekers, there are some major opportunities at Roseville’s Galleria.
More than 30 stores are hiring, gearing up for the holiday season and the grand re-opening of the damaged part of the mall.
A fire destroyed 20 stores and damaged...
| Mar 16, 2011
Kim Kardashian (who has more than 6.7 million followers on Twitter) is the April cover subject for Self, which is embarking on a digital blitz, launching its first iPad app and introducing a new social media campaign. Kardashian will tweet......
| May 4, 2011
The royal wedding of Catherine Middleton, now the Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William was full of fashion surprises. There was Catherine's dress, designed by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen; her 1936 Cartier tiara; the queen in the brightest of......