Business, Entertainment

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 …


Crime, Emergency Response

Fake contractors burglarize White Marsh home, Middle River man punches would-be robber

Police are investigating several burglaries, robberies, and attempted robberies that were reported over the past week. At about 5:30 p.m. on Friday, October 5, a man approached another man while he was sitting on his front porch on Banca Place in Middle River (21223). The first man asked the second man for money. The victim told the suspect that he did not …


Middle River man scores $50K Md. Lottery scratch-off prize in Perry Hall

A Baltimore County man who spends his days detailing cars for others told Maryland Lottery officials that he has spent his nights imagining the upgrades he will someday make to his own vehicle. Thanks to a $50,000 win on the Maryland Lottery’s Win Big scratch-off, the lucky man’s “someday” has just arrived. The 24-year-old car enthusiast plays instant tickets about …

Carney carjacking; multiple robberies, burglaries reported

Police are investigating a carjacking and several robberies & burglaries that were reported over the weekend. Sometime between 6 and 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 18, an individual stole a safe from a residence on Bellhurst Way in the Seven Courts community (21236). No forced entry was observed. Sometime between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Friday, January 19, an …

Perry Hall gas station sells winning, $50K Md. Lottery scratch-off

A Bel Air man described to Maryland Lottery officials two encounters with good fortune he experienced on Monday morning. First, he discovered a conveniently located restroom at a lottery retailer followed by a $50,000 win on a $2,000,000 Fortune scratch-off. The Harford County salesman was halfway to work when he decided a pit stop was in order. “One too many …

Essex BP station sells winning, $100K Md. Lottery scratch-off

It was a very lucky night for one struggling Baltimore bartender. She was behind on some bills and in need of extra cash when a tip in the form of two Maryland Lottery scratch-offs came her way. That tip started her journey to a $100,000 top-prize scratch-off win. The 32-year-old played the two instant tickets, winning $10. When she got …