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Md. Will Post Average Prices At Some Farmers Markets Online

The Maryland Agriculture Department is launching a pilot project that could help consumers avoid sticker shock at farmers markets.

05/19/2015

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Blue Bell Ice Cream Recalled

Tuesday morning, retailers in 23 states are pulling Blue Bell Ice Cream from store shelves and consumers are being told not to eat any Blue Bell Ice Cream they may have at home. Last Monday night, the Texas company issued a voluntary recall for all of its products after samples of the ice cream tested positive for the potentially deadly bacteria listeria.

04/21/2015

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Fractured Prune Doughnuts Is Coming To Owings Mills

Fractured Prune Doughnuts is opening a new location in Owings Mills at Metro Crossing.

03/28/2015

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Md. Retailers, Distributors Agree To Powdered Alcohol Ban

Alcohol wholesalers and distributors in Maryland have agreed to a voluntary ban on the distribution and sale of powdered alcohol.

03/25/2015

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Md. Senate Passes Sales Tax Bill For 3rd-Party Travel Sites

Maryland lawmakers are on a path to imposing a sales tax on travel agencies.

03/24/2015

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Md. Man Gets 6-Month Sentence For Stealing IDs Of 11,000 Disabled People

A Maryland man was sentenced Monday to six months in federal prison for stealing the Social Security numbers and medical information of more than 11,000 intellectually and developmentally disabled people from the computers of his former employer, a state-licensed provider of case-management services to the disabled.

03/23/2015

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Kraft Mac & Cheese Recalled That May Contain Metal Pieces

Kraft Foods is recalling approximately 242,000 cases of Original Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Dinner because some boxes may contain small pieces of metal.

03/17/2015

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More International Flights Coming To Baltimore

A lot more international flights will be coming to BWI. This weekend, the airport’s dominant airline launched flights to Latin America.

03/09/2015

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Baltimore City Students Prepare To Begin Summer Jobs

Weeks before school ends and the start of summer begins, thousands of Baltimore City students are preparing to punch the clock at a summer job. The city hosted its first Youth Works interview sessions this weekend.

03/07/2015

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Keep Your Warm Style Hot In Record-Breaking Cold

Keeping warm and looking good. It’s a combination few people have mastered. So, how can you steal that style?

02/20/2015

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Spirit Adding Flights From BWI To Atlanta, Los Angeles

Spirit Airlines says it will start offering nonstop daily flights from BWI Airport to Atlanta and Los Angeles.

02/18/2015

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Mall In Columbia To Get 3 New Stores, Remodel 3 More

The Mall in Columbia has announced that it will open three new stores and remodel three more.

02/15/2015

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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.

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Tax Havens For When You Win The Lottery

Suppose you won the lottery, what happens next? Check out these amazing tax havens where you can stow your money without worrying about the tax hit.

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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5 Hot Summer Colors

Find out what colors you should be wearing this summer.

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