News Room
Angela Sweeney
Vice President - Corporate Marketing & Communications
Phone: (703) 631-7572 | Cell: (443) 691-2957 | Email: asweeney@petersoncos.com

November 11, 2012
Expect a very different symbol of the holidays to light up downtown Silver Spring this year. Artist Julia Vogl was commissioned to create something that would be eco-friendly and has the spirit of the holidays.

November 11, 2012
At about 11:40 am on Thursday, about 40 H&M employees in black T-shirts that read "I'm > Drugs" in bright red gathered in the lobby of downtown Silver Spring's newest shopping destination.

November 8, 2012
Officials with The Peterson Cos. are confident the company will win the right to build a casino at its National Harbor development now that Maryland voters have passed a measure authorizing gambling in Prince George's County.

November 5, 2012
THE MASSIVELY expensive TV advertising brawl over Marylands ballot Question 7 - whether to add a sixth casino, in Prince Georges County, to the five already authorized in the state, and to supplement the existing slot machines at all of them with table games such as blackjack and roulette - has been framed as a slugfest between competing casino companies (which it is) and a fight over education funding (which it isnt).

November 5, 2012
It would rise over the Potomac like a spire. More than a casino, it would be a luxury resort, the dapper executive crowed, with a hotel tower designed as a nod to some of the great monuments in the region.

June 20, 2012
Maryland could see an estimated $347 million annually in new casino revenue and savings if a casino opened at National Harbor as part of an expansion of gambling in the state, according to a study commissioned by MGM, which wants to operate a casino there.