Dave & Busters will open at White Marsh Mall

Dave & Buster's will open at White Marsh Mall in December, mall owner General Growth Properties said Monday. The entertainment complex includes hundreds of arcade games, a restaurant and a sports bar. It will be the brand's fourth location in Maryland, in addition to Arundel Mills mall, Silver Spring and Capitol Heights. Dave & Buster's will take over the former Sports Authority space at White Marsh. The sporting goods retailer closed its stores as part of the chain's bankruptcy last year. Construction will start in June. (Balt. Sun)

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Maryland's first Steak 'n Shake on the auction block

Two years after Maryland's first Steak 'n Shake franchise opened in Millersville, the restaurant will be up for auction next week after the owner defaulted on a $3.2 million loan. The auction set for June 30 at the Anne Arundel County Courthouse will apparently put an end to the first appearance of a highly popular, Midwest food chain in the state. The restaurant opened in emphatic fashion June 22, 2015, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and appearances from former Pakistan Ambassador Jalil Abbas Jiliani, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, two state senators and delegates. (Capital)

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Md. Wegmans stores, tech-driven firm unveil delivery service

Wegmans Food Market locations in Maryland have struck an exclusive partnership deal with Instacart, a technology-driven, nationwide on-demand grocery delivery service to have online orders delivered to their doors in as little as an hour. Same-day delivery from Wegmans is now offered at the Columbia, Hunt Valley, Ownings Mills, Crofton, Woodmore and Germantown stores. (Daily Record)

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June 19 // Lockheed close to massive F-35 fighter jet deal with 11 nations

Aircraft maker Lockheed Martin is nearing a massive deal to sell 440 of its F-35 fighter jets to 11 nations, including the U.S. The deal includes all three variations of the sophisticated F-35 Lightning II jet, a Lockheed (LMT) spokesman said Monday. One version of the next generation stealth fighter is able to hover. (CNNMoney)

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Banditos charged with endangering public welfare after triple stabbing, faces liquor board hearing

The city liquor board has charged Banditos Bar and Kitchen with multiple safety violations in connection with a triple stabbing there in May, raising the possibility that the Federal Hill bar could lose its liquor license. The Board of Liquor License Commissioners alleges the bar failed to "promote the general welfare of the community," prevent illegal activity on its premises and cooperate with law enforcement after the stabbing occurred. (Balt. Sun)

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Maryland loses 1,600 jobs in May but unemployment rate falls

Maryland lost 1,600 jobs in May while the state's unemployment rate fell back below the national average. The overall decrease was driven by a loss of 1,300 private sector jobs and 300 government jobs, according to preliminary data released Friday by the U.S. Department of Labor. Despite the decline, Maryland's unemployment rate in May dropped to 4.2 percent from 4.3 percent in April. (Balt. Bus. Journal)

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Md. casino revenue has jumped since MGM opened, but nearby venues took a hit

MGM National Harbor has helped boost the state's overall gaming revenue since it opened Dec. 8, but the newcomer appears to be eating into the profits of Maryland's other top casinos. Monthly casino revenue rose an average of 37.8 percent in Maryland since MGM began operating, according to the state Lottery and Gaming Control Agency's year-to-year comparisons. The industry, which sends some of its profits to fund schools and other public programs, set its record in the state by generating $141 million in March. (Wash. Post)

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Controversial Roland Park apartments head to City Council for vote

Plans for a 148-unit apartment building in North Roland Park are headed to the City Council Monday, despite ongoing protest from neighbors. The City Council will be voting on whether to approve Pikesville-based Blue Ocean Realty's planned unit development proposal for a six-story, 75-foot-tall apartment building behind the Belvedere Towers, near the junction of Falls Road and Northern Parkway. (Balt. Sun)

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