A wedding, birthday, or special event always needs a special cake, and at Cakes Plus has been delivering beautiful baked goods for years. Located east of Maryland City in Laurel, Cakes Plus bakes sweet creations, custom made just for you. Walk right in and pick some thing already baked, or talk to an associate to custom make your own cake. While you’re there, check out the great selection of cupcakes and cookies. Locals think that they’re the best in the area, and you might just think so, too! It is suggested that you give yourself some extra time when ordering, but the wait is worth it. Does your sweet tooth extend to the kitchen? Cakes Plus sells a wide selection of bakery and candy making items, and you can even take classes. The store is open Mondays through Saturdays.
PBS is known for its interesting, educational programming and wonderful musical performances. The network now offers many of its most popular shows online completely for free, allowing you to stream PBS music shows right from your computer. Check out these two great PBS programs that highlight some of the best modern day musicians.
Austin City Limits
Broadcasting live from eclectic, artistic Austin, Texas, Austin City Limits showcases music legends and up-and-coming artists from a wide range of musical genres. It is the longest running music series in the country, and each hour-long episode features performances from two related artists. From buzz-worthy indie rock acts to classic country crooners, Austin City Limits has a little something for everyone.
Great Performances highlights the best performing acts from around the world, not just musicians who are popular on the radio today. Offering incredible performances from opera singers, classical musicians, musical theater, dancers, dramatic actors, and other performers who are the best in their respected fields, this show aims to portray the intricacies behind the live stage. The PBS website offers streams of each full-length act, some of which are up to three hours long.
Wild Buffalo Grill is a lively establishment catering to those who just love a nice cold one with a side of piping hot wings. Whether you are merely popping in for an after work drink or are looking for a nice dinner of traditional American eats, Wild Buffalo Grill has what you are after. Watch the big game in style and sample some of the tasty wings selections. Wacky Wings Wednesdays feature wings for just 45 cents each, a veritable steal when you taste how good they are. Flavors and seasonings include chili lime, honey barbecue, old bay, and the sinister sounding hell’s inferno. Chili cheddar fries make a great appetizer among friends, as do the Santa Fe egg rolls with chicken and black beans. Of course, there’s a lot more on the menu than just wings. From tasty sandwiches to delicious pastas, the entrees at Wild Buffalo Grill are just as tasty. Hot dogs come slathered in chili and feature all beef franks, while the chopped cowboy steak offers a sirloin smothered in savory mushroom gravy.
Remembering the courage and vision of past and present leaders, we honor and share the spirit of Presidents' Day together as a nation.
Wishing everyone a day filled with fun and happy memories!
Baseball is everyone’s favorite all American pastime, no matter if you play baseball yourself or you just enjoy watching your favorite professional team. These informative and entertaining baseball websites will provide you with everything you need to follow your favorite sport while at work or on the go.
Major League Baseball’s official website features news, video, and stats from every team around the country. Fans can check the schedule of upcoming baseball games, keep up with stats, and research new players, as well as manage fantasy baseball teams — all from this one convenient site.
This website is the online source for USA Baseball, an amateur league home to some of the most promising young baseball players in the nation. On the site, you’ll find schedules and information about USA Baseball events, photos and videos of recent games, and a detailed history of all of the players and coaches in the league.
Baseball Reference is a website created for devoted baseball fans, with detailed statistics and elaborate player information that allows fans to follow along with games from their own home computers. This site also provides trade rumors, payrolls and signings, and info that you won’t find on other sites.
A massive snow storm is hitting the east coast starting Wednesday night around 7 PM and going through Thursday night. There will be about 4-8 inches of snow accumulating. Please make preparations if you are driving to work.
Here are some tips to stay safe:
-Have a bucket of cat litter in case your car gets stuck
-Put weights in your trunk if you have a small car that is rear wheel drive
-Keep 3-5 car lengths of distance between you and the car in front of you
-Brake slowly, braking hard and fast can cause your vehicle to spin out of control
-Keep a blanket and spare container of gas in your car incase you get stuck in a traffic jam
Please stay safe in the coming days and don't go out unless you absolutely have to.
Windsor at Contee Crossing will be introducing Fitness Classes as part of our amenities on the property! Fitness By Numbers is a group of certified personal trainers who specialize in weight training, strength and conditioning, meal planning, and group fitness classes. Join us this Saturday, February 8th from 9:30am to 12:00pm in the Yoga Room and Fitness Facility for a Meet and Greet with the trainers of Fitness By Numbers! They will be providing information about the classes offered and will be providing workout demos as well! This Saturday's Meet and Greet will be free of charge! Fees for classes offered will be discussed by each trainer at the end of the fitness session. Saturday's schedule is as follows:
Mia's Marine Boot Camp: 9:30am-10:00am
Joseph's Yoga Balance Challenge: 9:30am-11:00am
Manny's Boot Camp with Tabata Demo: 10:00am-10:45am
Kameron's Rope/Body Weight Demo: 10:20am-10:35am, 11:20am-11:35am
Darnell's Boxing Fitness: 10am-12pm
Ab-sanity with Josh: 10:45am-11:00am, 11:45am-12:00pm
Come dressed in your workout gear! Be prepared to receive great nutritional information and be prepared to have a great workout!! We hope to see you there!
Breakfast on the go doesn’t get tastier than at Einstein Bros Bagels. Getting something to eat in the morning sets the tone for the entire day, and with most people’s busy schedules wholesome fare is just not an option. That’s why Einstein’s is so great. Choose from a selection of tasty bagels and schmears. Pick up one for the road or take a bundle back to the office!
These bagels are fresh baked daily and include such choices as whole wheat, pumpernickel, chocolate chip, nine grain, as well as many more tasty selections. Gourmet bagels offer a little something extra in the form of tasty toppings, including spinach Florentine, green chile, Dutch apple, and six cheese. Einstein’s also whips up delicious bagel sandwiches for both breakfast and lunch.
Einstein Bros Bagels
14402 Baltimore Avenue
Laurel, MD 20707
We have completed Phase 1 for our new BGE Peak Rewards Smart Thermostats in the 7800/7810 building! Phase 2 is scheduled to start Monday, February 17th for the 7820/7830 and 7840/7850 buildings. The team is able to complete about a floor a day so we expect the next phase will take about a week and a half to finish. So far we have gotten great feedback about the new units! We have extra brochures and instruction manuals in the office if you need them.