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Joppa gas station sells winning, $100K Md. Lottery scratch-off

A longtime Maryland Lottery player got a little bit nervous recently during her first time using an instant ticket vending machine, but the result was a $100,000 scratch-off win. The Harford County player stopped by Sheetz gas station and convenience store locatedĀ at 601 Pulaski Highway in Joppa and got in the line to buy scratch-offs. When she got to the …


Section of Riviera Drive in Joppa to close for three weeks

Motorists in the Joppa area should be aware of an important closure. Riviera Drive, from Kearney Road to Haslett Road, in Joppa will be closed on Monday, December 3, 2018, for approximately three weeks for utility construction. Riviera Drive will be impassable at this location. Motorists should follow posted detour signs or make other arrangements. Advertisement Questions about this closure …

Suspect sought in connection with Joppa theft

Authorities in Harford County are asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a theft in Joppa. At about 4 p.m. on October 28, deputies responded to the Amish Farmer’s Market located in the 1000-block of Joppa Farm Road in Joppa for a report of a theft. Advertisement Upon arrival, officers were notified that a …

Overnight crash in Joppa draws emergency response

Crews responded to an overnight crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at just after midnight on Friday, November 23, at the intersection of Mountain Road and Greenspring Avenue. Injuries were reported and multiple ambulances were dispatched. Units from Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, and Fallston Volunteer Fire Company all responded to the scene.