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 …
Police report an unknown suspect or suspects shattered the front glass windows of 11 different restaurants and businesses overnight on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Howard County police are looking for a suspect or group of suspects that shattered front glass windows and stole cash from 11 different businesses in east Columbia between the overnight hours of May 29 and 30. Police believe the incidents are related because of the similarity of the burglaries. The following locations were struck: 6400 block of Dobbin Center Way: 9400 block of Snowden River Parkway: 6900 block of Oakland Mills Road: 6400 block of Dobbin Road: Detectives are investigating the incidents. Similar robberies occurred on May 22 along Baltimore National Pike in Ellicott City. Four businesses were robbed and rocks were used to smash front glass windows and doors between 1:20 a.m. and 5:40 a.m. in those incidents. "Right now…