Some area businesses are sharing the love this Valentine's Day.
Thursday, February 14
Some businesses are sharing the love this Valentine's Day with freebies. Check out these free and buy-one-get-one deals at Starbucks, Qdoba, and Redbox. These offers are good for Feb. 14 only, so carpe diem (and if you know of any others, tell us in the comments). QDOBA You'll have to pucker up to claim this Valentine's freebie. Kiss your mom, your baby or a understanding stranger. After that, you can buy one entree and get a second one of equal or lesser value for free. Read all about it on Qdoba's Facebook page. Locations: The closest Qdoba locations to Laurel are 6476 Dobbin Center Way in Columbia or 12265 Tech Rd. in Silver Spring. Find other locations on the company's store locator. REDBOX One day free DVD rental. The code for the …
Get your caffeine on and celebrate with a free cup of coffee.
If the first words out of your mouth every morning are, “I’ll have a large coffee”—or if you can’t even speak until after you’ve had your java fix—there's a national holiday created especially for you. America will put staunch tea drinkers to shame on National Coffee Day on Sept. 29, when coffee fiends can rejoice and celebrate their beloved coffee bean with free brew from national chains. Coffee was first brought to America in the mid-1600s in a shipment en route to “New Amsterdam,” now known as New York, according to the National Coffee Association. We have that shipment and the Boston Tea Party to thank for turning the nation into coffee drinkers. Many local cafes and businesses are participating in the national celebration. Several …