Business, Entertainment, Politics

Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week begins today

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Comptroller Peter Franchot is reminding Marylanders that Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week begins on Sunday, August 11, and runs through Saturday, August 17. The Comptroller once again is joining with the Maryland Retailers Association (MRA) to promote a social media contest in which two winners will receive $2,500 and $1,000 scholarships, respectively, to any Maryland university, college or trade …


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Entenmann’s Little Bites Cookies recalled due to potential presence of plastic pieces

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of Entenmann’s Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies (5 pack Mini Chocolate Chip variety) due to the potential presence of visible, blue plastic pieces in the individual packaging pouch. The plastic is not baked into the product since it was introduced during the packaging process; however, consumption of the …


Governor Hogan, First Lady host cookout to recognize Maryland Buy Local Week

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan hosted the 12th annual Buy Local Cookout at Government House this week and officially recognized “Maryland Buy Local Week.” Maryland Buy Local Week encourages Maryland residents to take the Buy Local Challenge by incorporating at least one locally grown, produced, or harvested product into their meals each day. Governor …

The Avenue unveils ‘Instagram Contributor’ program, contest

WHITE MARSH, MD – Are you an Instagrammer?  The Avenue at White Marsh is looking for you. The Avenue wants users to share their Instagram moments as an “Avenue Contributor.” “We can’t possibly capture every happening at THE AVENUE,” writes The Avenue. “We need YOU! Just tag us @theavenueatwhitemarsh and caption your image with #AvenueContributor.” Each time The Avenue hits …

Renovations under way at Perry Hall Square [PHOTOS]

PERRY HALL, MD – Renovations are now under way at an aging Perry Hall shopping center. The red lettering had been taken down and the storefronts were preparing for a facelift at Perry Hall Square as of Saturday morning. Atlantic Realty Companies is investing at least $2 million to upgrade the 55-year-old shopping center, the oldest in Perry Hall. Several …

Lifeway to close all brick-and-mortar stores in 2019

NASHVILLE, TN – LifeWay Christian Resources on Wednesday announced a shift to a more dynamic, digital strategy. As part of this transition, LifeWay will be closing all of their 170 brick-and-mortar stores in 2019, including the location in White Marsh. The organization will continue to offer a broad selection of resources through LifeWay.com and the LifeWay Customer Service Center (1-800-458-2772). LifeWay Customer Service hours …