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Wawa opens location, brings business to Lansdowne
Wawa opens location, brings business to Lansdowne

Halethorpe resident Michael Papier, 54, was one of dozens of local residents to sip free coffee at the grand opening of a Wawa store on Washington Boulevard Friday morning. "I'm excited," said Papier, who served in the U.S. Army. "Traveling in the military and seeing a Wawa was like finding a safe haven." The Lansdowne community received a boost Friday with the opening of the Wawa location. It brings roughly 50 new jobs to the commercial area, which sits on the border of Lansdowne and Halethorpe near Gianni's Italian Bistro, a locally owned full-service restaurant. The positions offer competitive salaries with health benefits and an opportunity to enroll...