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Lucky Towson man buys three winning Pick 5 tickets, collects total of $150,000

TOWSON, MD—A Towson man who plays Maryland Lottery games every day didn’t let surgery interrupt his fun. Fortunately for his bank account, confusion over who would purchase his daily ticket led to a triple Pick 5 win totaling $150,000. The Baltimore County resident, who nicknamed himself “Local 24 IBEW” for publicity purposes, said he forgot that he had purchased tickets …


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Rosedale welder celebrates $50,000 Maryland Lottery win

ROSEDALE, MD—An avid Maryland Lottery scratch-off player from Rosedale who was running errands last weekend ended up $50,000 richer after one fateful stop. In the midst of his Sunday morning errands, the 67-year-old visited a High’s store in Baltimore County. He used a $50 bill to purchase $20 worth of gas, leaving him with three $10 bills and the thought …


Powerball drawing creates Maryland millionaire

BALTIMORE, MD—A lucky Maryland Powerball player has a million reasons to celebrate after the Wednesday, August 31 drawing. The player became the state’s newest millionaire, only missing the right to claim the jackpot by one ball. Even though there was no jackpot winner in the 8/31 drawing, a total of 8,868 winning tickets were sold across Maryland. The $1 million …

Middle River trucker hauls in winning $100,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Sometimes you have to go home to win big. Trucker Scott Green of Middle River drives all over the country, playing scratch-offs in multiple states with varying levels of success. “I won $4,000 in Missouri and another $5,000 in Kentucky. I have gambled all over the country,” he said. None of those prizes, however, were even close to …

Essex man claims winning $50,000 Maryland Lottery FAST PLAY prize

ESSEX, MD—He’s definitely a scratch-off man, a Baltimore County medical supplies salesman insisted to Maryland Lottery officials after claiming $50,000 worth of FAST PLAY luck he recently encountered. Noting that his big score did not come by way of a scratch-off, the Essex man said he changed his game because “it felt like the right time to switch things up.” …

Winner claims $2.2 million Multi-Match jackpot after buying ticket in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—A $6 quick-pick Multi-Match ticket did the trick for a loyal Lottery player, who won the jackpot in the August 18 drawing. The annuity value that night was $2.2 million, and the winner decided to take the $1.6 million cash option. He is the second player to win a Multi-Match jackpot in 2022. On Wednesday, August 24, the …

Winning $2.2 million Multi-Match ticket sold in Middle River

UPDATE: The winner has claimed his massive jackpot. Original story below… —— MIDDLE RIVER, MD—A huge winning lottery ticket has been sold in Middle River. Maryland Lottery officials are looking for the lucky player who won an estimated annuity prize of $2.2 million in the Thursday, August 18 Multi-Match drawing. The winner, who is the second player to hit a …

Maryland Lottery, casinos, sports wagering contribute record-breaking $1.511 billion to state in FY2022

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland Lottery and Gaming shattered records on all fronts in Fiscal Year 2022, generating an all-time high of $1.511 billion in contributions to support the state’s causes. The new record for contributions to the state, which includes funds from the Lottery, casino gaming, sports wagering and fantasy competitions (daily fantasy sports), beat the prior mark set last year by …