Crime, Police/Fire

Parkville store robbed at gunpoint, road rage incident reported in Nottingham

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 14, two individuals entered a location in the 8400-block of Old Harford Road in Parkville (21234), displayed a firearm, and demanded money. The suspects fled the scene before police arrived. At 9 p.m. on Thursday, June 16, an …


Business, Sci-Tech

Gas prices spike as oil prices rise, inventories fall

NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the third consecutive week, the nation’s average gas price has risen, climbing 13.6 cents from a week ago to $4.31 per gallon on Monday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is up 19.6 cents from a month ago and $1.36 …


Gas prices rise for second straight week as diesel skyrockets

NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the second straight week, the nation’s average gas price is up, rising 6.9 cents from a week ago to $4.17 per gallon on Monday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is down 1 cent from a month ago and $1.29 …

Winning Maryland Lottery tickets sold in Nottingham, Parkville, Overlea, Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—It was a big week for local Maryland Lottery players, with big winners cashing in all over northeastern Baltimore County. In all, 33 tickets worth $10,000 or more were either sold or redeemed in the seven days ending April 24th. The Maryland Lottery paid a total of nearly $33.2 million in prizes during that span. Here is the roundup …

Nottingham woman buys winning $50,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Survey says…”WINNER!” A 56-year-old Nottingham woman is celebrating a $50,000 top-prize win on the Maryland Lottery’s new FAMILY FEUD® scratch-off. The lucky player is the first to claim a top prize in the $5 game that went on sale April 18. The retired U.S. Postal Service worker was on her way to the grocery store on Tuesday when she …

Gas prices fall for fourth straight week as oil prices begin to rise

Editor’s note: This article is about the national average and does not take into account the reinstatement of Maryland’s gas tax, which occurred on Sunday. NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the fourth straight week, the nation’s average gas price has declined, falling 3.8 cents from a week ago to $4.06 per gallon on Monday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 …

Fallston mom claims massive $2 million Maryland Lottery scratch-off prize

FALLSTON, MD—“It was the clerk’s eyes,” a Harford County woman told Maryland Lottery officials when asked about the moment she realized that she’d won $2 million playing a scratch-off. “Her face told me everything.” The retired office worker from Fallston is Maryland’s newest multimillionaire. The 55-year-old, who dubbed her win “Summer Home,” and her husband plan to invest much of …

Winning $50,000 Pick 5 ticket sold on Belair Road, winning $35, 087 RACETRAX ticket sold on Pulaski Highway

NOTTINGHAM, MD—It was a big week for Maryland Lottery players in and around the Nottingham area. In all, 26 players across the state won or claimed prizes of $10,000 or more, and the Maryland Lottery paid more than $29.4 million in prizes in the seven days ending March 13th. Officials say a winning $50,000 PICK 5 ticket was sold on …