Business, Entertainment, Events, Health

7-Eleven Day canceled due to COVID-19, but free Slurpee still available

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Usually, die-hard soft drink fans can get a free Slurpee at 7-Eleven stores on July 11th.  The convenience store chain has been celebrating their self-made holiday since 2002. This year, however, 7-Eleven Day has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead, 7-Eleven said it would celebrate its birthday by donating one million meals to Feeding America, according to …


Crime, Police/Fire

ATM vandalized near Overlea, attempted robbery reported at Rosedale convenience store

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of local crimes that were reported over the weekend. At just before 2:15 a.m. on Saturday, June 13, an individual attempted to cut into the ATM at the Wells Fargo located in the 6800-block of Belair Road (21206). The suspect used an angle grinder but was unsuccessful. Story continues below At just after 4:45 …


7-Eleven robbed at gunpoint in Edgewood

EDGEWOOD, MD—Police are investigating an armed robbery that was reported in Edgewood this week. At just after 1 a.m. on Monday, March 30, officers responded to the 7-Eleven located in the 500-block of Edgewood Road for a report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, deputies were informed that two suspects had just robbed the store. During the robbery, one of …

Parkville 7-Eleven robbed, attempted robbery reported at Rosedale Royal Farms

BALTIMORE, MD—Authorities are investigating a robbery and an attempted robbery that were reported over the past week. At just before 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 25, an individual entered the Royal Farms store located in the 8800-block of Phialdelphia Road in Rosedale (21237).   The suspect entered the store and presented a note to the cashier demanding money. When the cashier …

Parkville 7-Eleven robbed, Parkville Quick Stop burglarized

UPDATE: Police have identified the suspect who stole lottery tickets here. Original story below… —— PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating a Parkville robbery and burglary that were reported this month. At just before 1:45 a.m. on Tuesday, February 18, two individuals robbed the 7-Eleven located in the 1300-block of Taylor Avenue (21234).  The suspects stole an undisclosed amount of cash then …

Several robberies reported in Essex, Middle River area

ESSEX, MD—Police are investigating several robberies that were reported in the Essex/Middle River area over the past week. At 1 a.m.on Sunday, February 23, an individual armed with a gun entered the 7-Eleven located in the 200-block of Back River Neck Road in Middle River (21220), and demanded money and cigarettes . The cashier complied and the suspect fled the …

Nottingham baker brings home bread with winning $50,000 Md. Lottery scratch-off

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A 44-year-old Baltimore County man is still stunned days after he realized he won $50,000 playing the Maryland Lottery’s Super Ca$h scratch-off game. He purchased the instant ticket last week while on break from his job as a bread maker at a Baltimore City bakery. The breadwinner bought two scratch-offs that day at a 7-Eleven in Baltimore and played …

Carney 7-Eleven sells winning $50,000 Md. Lottery scratch-off

PARKVILLE, MD—Watching a man’s non-winning scratch-off experience inspired two police officers to test their own Maryland Lottery luck with instant tickets from the Gold Rush X100 game. They aced the test! One of their three Gold Rush X100 scratch-offs sent the men rushing to Maryland Lottery headquarters in Baltimore to claim a $50,000 prize. The lucky law enforcement officers, ages …