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Greene Turtle's 'Tips for Tots' fundraiser hopes to raise $90,000 for toy drive

In 2006, after driving by an empty Toys for Tots drop-off location on her way into work, Corlie Brice — a bartender at the Greene Turtle in Salisbury — decided to use all of her tip money that night to buy presents she would donate to the organization. Another bartender, Chris Tingle, joined his co-worker’s efforts, and the two raised $700 that night.

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Jailbreak Brewing Company collaborates with UMBC students to solve brewery issues

Jailbreak Brewing Company had a problem.

Once an hour, a can on its production line would fall off the track, grinding the Laurel operation to a temporary halt. Beer would get discarded because cans wouldn’t have lids, and exposure to too much dissolved oxygen compromised the quality.

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Parkville accordion legend Billy McComiskey reflects on career, National Heritage Fellowship

When Billy McComiskey received a call from Sen. Ben Cardin’s office earlier this year, the 64-year-old Parkville resident grabbed his checkbook, ready to donate $20 to the senator’s campaign.

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Lord Baltimore Hotel to open LB Speakeasy bar next week

After the Lord Baltimore Hotel opened its rooftop hangout LB Skybar for its first full season this summer, word spread fast. Warm weekends were typically busy, and after it closed for the season, visitors were still stopping by to see if it were open, despite 40-degree weather.

On Dec.

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Lost Ark Distilling Company to open in Columbia this weekend

A couple years ago, as system engineers working in information technology, Brad Blackwell and Andy Debenham worked in a “dark and quiet” corner of an office basement in Howard County.

They became friends, and found themselves often discussing their interests outside of work. One topic in particular stuck.

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Baltimore's own Dru Hill make triumphant return at Soul Train Awards

The Soul Train Awards served up a night of nostalgia with performances by Dru Hill and Brandy, two artists who dominated the R&B scene in the 1990s. The show opened with a reunion of Baltimore-bred Dru Hill that featured some of their hits, including "In My Bed" and "Beauty." Lead singer Sisqo performed his 1999 smash hit, "Thong Song."

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