A husband-and-wife franchise team is bringing a taste of Ocean City to Owings Mills. Franchisees Shawn and Meghann Salafia will open a Fractured Prune Doughnuts shop on March 31 at Metro Centre at Owings Mills. Founded in Ocean City, Fractured Prune serves up made-to-order doughnuts with 19 glazes and 13 toppings. Specialty flavors include banana cream pie, cookies and cream, salted caramel and s’mores.

The Salafias owns the franchise rights to parts of Baltimore County, Carroll County, Howard County and Southern Pennsylvania, and they plan to open one or two locations per year going forward. In addition to doughnuts, Meghann Salafia said the shops will also being offering breakfast sandwiches and lunch items. Fractured Prune will join Times Square Kitchen and Subway at Metro Centre, which is being developed by Owings Mills Transit LLC and managed by David S. Brown Enterprises Ltd.