Jay Shidler joins the debate on taxing REITs in Hawaii

In by Janis L. Magin

Senate Bill 301, which would eliminate a tax deduction on the dividends REITs pay to shareholders, cleared the House Committee on Consumer Protection & Finance on Tuesday after passing the Committee on Economic Development & Business last week.

D.C. region braces for closure of Shoppers stores

In by Rebecca Cooper

Shopping centers across the D.C. area are bracing for the impending closure of most of Shoppers Food & Pharmacy stores as the chain’s parent company gets out of the retail business. 

Some of the Shoppers stores have already been taken over by Giant, a…

Report: National Law Enforcement Museum struggling to attract visitors

In by Katishi Maake

Establishing the National Law Enforcement Museum was a two-decade effort, but now — only five months removed from its grand opening — it appears the museum is struggling to attract visitors and facing a financial crunch.

A Bloomberg report found the m…