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Chauffeurs, other apps cash in on post-Pokemon economy

The ongoing, free-form experiment in human nature and social behavior that is the Pokemon Go mobile game appears to be spawning new entrepreneurial efforts. An enterprising Hampden resident claims to be selling his services on Craigslist as a Pokemon Go chauffeur, offering ...

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Maravene Loeschke, former Towson University president, dies (access required)

Former Towson University President Maravene Loeschke passed away Tuesday of complications from cancer at the Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson, the university said. She was 68. “Our hearts are broken,” said Timothy J. L. Chandler, Towson University’s interim president, in ...

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Md. man accused of exporting goods to Iran

GREENBELT — A Maryland man has been indicted on charges of exporting American manufactured industrial products to Iran. A federal grand jury returned an indictment against 32-year-old Ali Saboonchi of Parkville, Md., on Monday. The indictment was unsealed Thursday when ...

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Giant acquires two Fresh & Green’s stores in area (access required)

Baltimore’s grocery store merry-go-round continues. Two Fresh & Green’s grocery stores that opened in former Superfresh locations last year after that market closed are being converted to Giant Food stores, the Landover-based grocery announced Friday. Giant last week signed an ...

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Wockenfuss Candies moving into new Parkville home (access required)

How sweet it is. That’s what neighbors in Parkville are saying now that the new Wockenfuss Homemade Candies has opened in an abandoned discount outlet near Northern Parkway and Chesley Avenue. A small U.S. Post Office is also stationed in ...

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Baltimore sanitation yard gets gussied up (access required)

This week, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined Department of Public Works Director Alfred H. Foxx for the re-opening of the Northwest Sanitation Yard – gussied up to become the new “Super Citizen Convenience Center.” The center, at 2824 Sisson St., ...

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Superfresh to shut down 13 Md. stores, sells 12

The owner of Superfresh grocery stores says it will shut down 13 stores in July because it can’t find buyers. Superfresh has been trying to sell 25 stores, mostly in the Baltimore area. The company announced Wednesday that it found ...

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