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Have Trouble Parking Downtown? A Canton Resident Has An App For That!

Anyone who has tried to park downtown knows it can be a major headache. Now one Canton resident says there’s an app for that.

05/27/2014

inner harbor

Welcome To Baltimore, Hon! Charm City Is Becoming More Popular

Baltimore City saw a surge in holiday visitors thanks to a number of weekend events downtown.

05/26/2014

Horseshoe Casino

5 Md.-Based Restaurants Will Offer Dining Options At Horseshoe Casino

In just a few months, Baltimore City’s first casino will open its doors. Now several local restaurants are getting in on the action.

05/26/2014

ocean city

Memorial Day Weekend Marks Unofficial Start To Summer In Ocean City

What better place to enjoy a beautiful holiday weekend than Maryland’s number one summer destination.

05/23/2014

Blue Angels

Return Of The Blue Angels Air Show Will Boost Annapolis Economy

Commissioning Week may focus on those graduating from the Naval Academy, but for Annapolis businesses, the focus is on the bottom line.

05/20/2014

downtown, Baltimore, business

Study: Old, Small Buildings Are Better For Cities

A new study by the National Trust for Historic Preservation finds that neighborhoods with older, smaller buildings make for more vibrant, walkable communities with more businesses, nightlife and culture.

05/15/2014

Muir's Tavern

Feel The Spirits! Muir’s Tavern Celebrates 70 Years Of Business In Federal Hill

It’s one of the oldest family run businesses in Baltimore, and it’s celebrating a big anniversary.

05/12/2014

layoffs, jobs, unemployment

Md. Lawmakers Worried About AstraZeneca Jobs

Maryland’s two U.S. senators and four of the state’s eight representatives are urging drug maker Pfizer Inc. to make sure that its proposed merger with AstraZeneca PLC doesn’t eliminate Maryland jobs.

05/12/2014

small business

High Taxes Push Md. Low On The List Of Best States For Business

On a list of “Best States for Business,” Maryland ranks near the bottom. That’s the findings of a national magazine released this week.

05/09/2014

charity

Md. Live! Casino Helps To Raise More Than $675K For Anne Arundel County Nonprofits

Twenty-four hours of giving to those who need it most. A first of its kind fundraiser at the Maryland Live! Casino brings new life to nearly 200 nonprofit charities.

05/08/2014

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Despite Shutdown, D.C. Had Record Visitation In 2013

Even though museums and memorials were shuttered last fall by a government shutdown, 2013 was another record-breaking year for attractions in the nation’s capital with an increase in domestic visitors and spending, tourism officials said Tuesday.

05/06/2014

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Councilmember: ‘Scandal’ Wants To Shoot In D.C.

A D.C. councilmember says he’s in touch with a producer for the TV drama “Scandal” who’d like to bring the show to the city to shoot scenes in August.

05/06/2014

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The makers of Airborne agreed to a $30 million settlement over false advertising claims that Airborne tablets can prevent or reduce the risk of colds, reduce the severity or duration of a cold, and protect against colds in crowded places such as airplanes, offices, or schools. (Source: Federal Trade Commission)

Too Good To Be True

Sometimes, great deals are just too good to be true.

Actress Tina Fey endorses Garnier Fructis.

Celebrity Endorsements

There’s no doubt about it. Celebrity sells. That’s why companies that make everything from drinks to makeup to credit cards pay millions for stars to endorse their products. Here is a look at some recent celebrity endorsements.

Why they're sexy: Entertainers and models make a living by looking good, so you can bet they're easy on the eyes. Their dedication to their dream in such a competitive industry is also attractive.

Top 10 Sexiest Jobs

You’re making small talk at a party, and then you ask the big question, “So what do you do for a living?” The answer determines if you exchange phone numbers or say goodnight. A survey on the Careerbuilder website asked which occupations are the sexiest. Here is the top 10 list. …
Source: http://www.careerbuilder.com

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What Not To Wear In The TSA Security Line

Want to avoid setting off the security alarms and a TSA pat down? Just look over your traveling clothes one more time.

2. Bill Gates

World’s Richest People

Now that’s rich! While some may be still pinching pennies here are some people where the world’s “economic crisis” don’t seem to apply. These are the 10 richest people in the world, according to Forbes.

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Corporate America’s Biggest Blunders

Think of them as the business world’s version of the Hollywood flop: here’s a list of the most expensive mistakes ever.

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