More Springfield Town Center Shops/Restaurants On Tap

The Washington Business Journal reported today that they have pieced together from permit applications a number of tenants who will be populating the renovated Springfield Town Center when it finally reopens sometime later this year (or early 2015, my personal guess). They include Maggiano’s Little Italy, H&M, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Vans, LA Fitness (also coming to the […]

Springfield Town Center – on Video!

Vornado has posted a new video showing their intended Town Center features. You can find it here. You may be confused by the map which opens the presentation. This is because the map is oriented to the SOUTH instead of the NORTH – so it appears that Springfield is northeast of DC, and to the […]

Final Chance for 2013 Big Johnson Hoops!

The brackets have been set by the NCAA and the Big Johnson is revving up! Might be the most wide-open tournaments in years. If you don’t get in by Thursday morning (Eastern) at noon, you miss your chance at the Men’s tournament. Women’s tournament start time is Saturday at 11 AM eastern. Remember, enter BOTH […]

Want An iPad Mini? Enter The Big Johnson!

It’s once again that time when people all over the country stop doing what they are doing and feverishly consider their picks for the NCAA Basketball Tournaments so they can enter the ELEVENTH Annual Big Johnson COED College Basketball Tournament Classic, sponsored by yours truly, on ESPN. Yes, it’s 100% FREE! Here’s your chance to Stick It To The Man – yet again! A new Apple iPad Mini (yes, […]

Three Home Improvements To Tackle Now

Here’s the gist of a great post from LifeHacker on important improvements for your home. If you own a home, chances are you’ve got a long list of renovations and upgrades you’d like to do on it. (From painting to refinishing floors, it never ends!) When it comes to saving money and preserving the value […]

Competition For FBI Heats Up

Capitol Business has a great article on developer competition for the FBI HQ in Springfield. From the article: Some of the most established, savvy and deep-pocketed developers in the Washington area have land holdings in the center of Springfield, and they all have experience with major projects in downtown D.C., where the J. Edgar Hoover […]

Springfield Town Center – Site Plan

Vornado has published – sort of, it’s hidden on the Springfield Town Center contacts tab – a preliminary site plan for the mall part of the Town Center. I have reproduced it below. They only show the existing JCPenney, Macy’s and Target, plus the location of the new movie theater, but there are several outward […]