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100% of Proceeds from Restaurant Opening will Benefit Manna Food Center

100% of Proceeds from Restaurant Opening will Benefit Manna Food Center

When does Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar open?
280 Job Openings Across Maryland

280 Job Openings Across Maryland

See who's hiring in Maryland Patch towns.
University of Maryland Students Launch Puzzle App

University of Maryland Students Launch Puzzle App

“It’s a combination of Snapchat with Words with Friends,” said Puzzable creator Ghedalia Gold-Pastor.
Bethesda 'Yes Man' Launches New Product: Sunglasses

Bethesda 'Yes Man' Launches New Product: Sunglasses

Entrepreneur Nathan Resnick, who created Yes Man watches, has launched a line of handcrafted hybrid bamboo sunglasses.
Former Benny's Restaurant Worker Charged in Hate Crime

Former Benny's Restaurant Worker Charged in Hate Crime

A former employee of a Potomac restaurant was charged with making threatening and anti-Semitic phone calls to the business owner.
New Dining Terrace, Theater to Debut at Westfield Montgomery Mall

New Dining Terrace, Theater to Debut at Westfield Montgomery Mall

A $90 million renovation at the mall is adding new restaurants with fast casual dining, and the 16-screen ArcLight Cinema.
Master Chef Peter Chang to Open Rockville Restaurant

Master Chef Peter Chang to Open Rockville Restaurant

The chef, who already has restaurants in Fairfax and Williamsburg, VA, is known for his classic Chinese dishes.
Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore Put to the Test

Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore Put to the Test

Maryland Lottery officials help ensure casino is ready for business.
Clyde's Tower Oaks Lodge Target of Police Alcohol Sting

Clyde's Tower Oaks Lodge Target of Police Alcohol Sting

The Rockville restaurant says it is suspending its Monday drink specials after numerous customers were cited for alcohol violations.
Smoke Closes Some Gates at Dulles Airport

Smoke Closes Some Gates at Dulles Airport

Gates serving United Express were closed Thursday morning as smoke filtered into the air. Dulles Airport officials said there was no fire.
Walmart Drops Plans to Build in Aspen Hill

Walmart Drops Plans to Build in Aspen Hill

With Montgomery County's complicated and multi-year process for approving zoning plans, the nation's largest retailer says it won't build.
Restaurant Owner Threatened for Flying Israel's Flag

Restaurant Owner Threatened for Flying Israel's Flag

A Potomac businessmen received threatening and anti-Semitic phone calls after displaying the Israeli flag along with the U.S. flag.
274 Jobs Available Across Maryland

274 Jobs Available Across Maryland

See which employers in the region are hiring.
P.F. Chang's Credit Card Breach Includes Baltimore

P.F. Chang's Credit Card Breach Includes Baltimore

Security breach included data from customers over several months.
BUBBLES Salon Donates to Tiffany Circle

BUBBLES Salon Donates to Tiffany Circle

The ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new Bethesda salon is Wednesday.
Wood-Fired Pizza Joint Opens in Montgomery County

Wood-Fired Pizza Joint Opens in Montgomery County

The owner of Frankly…Pizza! brought his farmers’ market famous pizza to a brick-and-mortar front.
Montgomery Cabbies Agree to Join Union

Montgomery Cabbies Agree to Join Union

Taxi drivers complain that high credit card transaction fees and steep rates to lease cabs are cutting into their earnings.
White Oak Science Gateway Master Plan Wins Council OK

White Oak Science Gateway Master Plan Wins Council OK

Montgomery County leaders say the plan will create jobs, new housing and retail development in the area around the FDA headquarters.
Pizza with a Purpose

Pizza with a Purpose

California Pizza Kitchen in Bethesda is partnering with Operation Paws for Homes. A portion of your check will be donated for a good cause.
Venti-Tre Fast Italian Dining to Open by Summer

Venti-Tre Fast Italian Dining to Open by Summer

Venti-Tre – a fast-casual Italian restaurant spun off from the Fazoli’s chain -- plans to open in Gaithersburg this summer.