Business, Entertainment

Parkville, Perry Hall winners claim prizes as Maryland Lottery Claims Center reopens

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Lottery Claims Center in Baltimore reopened on June 24 after having been closed since March 30 due to the coronavirus, and players made appointments to claim dozens of big prizes. In all, Maryland Lottery players won or claimed more than $36.2 million in prizes during the week of June 22-28. Many winners of large prizes have been …


Crime, Police/Fire

Carjacking reported in Overlea, Kingsville phone shop burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Authorities are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At around 6 a.m. on Friday, March 13, an individual broke into South Marlyn Liquors, located in the 700-block of S. Marlyn Avenue in Essex (21221) and stole liquor and cigarettes. The suspect was apprehended and arrested at the location and all items were recovered. At …


White Marsh Best Buy, Rosedale BP, Perry Hall home burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 8:30 p.m. on Friday, January 17, an individual broke into a residence in the 8900-block of Whitetail Court in Perry Hall (21128) and stole multiple items. Some items were located under the victim’s deck. Sometime between 5 p.m. on Friday, January 17 and …

Parkville apartment, Middle River storage unit, Rosedale BP burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local burglaries that were reported over the past week. At 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 19, an individual stole paintball markers and paintballs from inside a storage unit in the 9800-block of Pulaski Highway in Middle River (21220). Sometime between 11 p.m. on Friday, December 20, and 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 21, a detached …

Rosedale gas station sells winning $500,000 Md. Lottery scratch-off

ROSEDALE, MD—A Baltimore native was all smiles when she arrived at Maryland Lottery headquarters, where she posed for selfies with a check showing her massive, top-prize win on a $500,000 Crossword scratch-off. The lucky city resident purchased her $20 instant ticket a week ago at Quality BP in Rosedale. One of her three puzzles yielded 10 winning words to give …

Rosedale man wins $100K with Md. Lottery scratch-off

ROSEDALE, MD—When asked if he ever won big playing the Maryland Lottery before, a 69-year-old Rosedale man told officials, “Well, almost.” This week, however, there was no “almost” about the $100,000 prize that “Goofy Golfer” found on a Winter Cash Tripler scratch-off. The near-miss episode he described added a humorous side to the story of winning the biggest Lottery prize …

Several Pulaski Highway businesses burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Authorities are investigating several burglaries that were reported this week. At around 1:40 a.m. on Monday, an individual broke the glass front door to the BP store located in the 7500-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237), entered the location, and damaged a television. At just before 1:45 a.m. on Monday, two individuals threw a rock at the drive-through …

Nottingham warehouse worker walks off with $250,000 scratch-off win

A $250,000 Rich instant ticket caught the eye of a Nottingham last week as he waited to cash in a winning scratch-off from the previous day. Although a frequent player, the 51-year-old had not played the game before or even seen it until that moment. The only Maryland Lottery superstition the warehouse worker holds is that when he sees a …