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Parkville woman claims winning $775K Multi-Match ticket

The woman who won last week’s $775,000 Multi-Match jackpot after buying a ticket in Carney has claimed her prize. Although she learned of her good luck at the start of a busy day, the local insurance agent maintained her composure and gave no one a clue that Maryland Lottery luck had come her way. The Parkville resident plays Multi-Match twice a …


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Carney liquor store sells winning $775K Multi-Match ticket

UPDATE: The lucky winner has come forward. Original story here… —— Maryland Lottery officials are looking for a lucky Multi-Match player who won the $775,000 jackpot for the Thursday, January 24 drawing. The winner, who is the first player to hit a Multi-Match jackpot in 2019, can choose between the annuity and an estimated $475,000 cash option (before taxes). The …


Kmart in North Plaza Mall to close in early 2019

One of America’s biggest retail companies has announced plans to close more than 80 stores. Sears/Kmart announced on Friday that they would be closing the affected locations by the end of March 2019. One of the stores on the chopping block is the Kmart/Big-K located in North Plaza Mall in Carney. Liquidation at these locations is expected to begin within the …

Robbery, burglary reported in Carney

Police are investigating a robbery and a burglary that were reported in Carney over the past week. At just before 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 5, an armed individual entered the Carroll Fuel store, located in the 9200-block of Harford Road (21234), jumped the counter, and demanded that the clerk open both cash drawers. The suspect then removed cash from both …

Parkville bank robber dies in house fire following Cecil County standoff

A man wanted for a pair of bank robberies in the Parkville area has died. The FBI says that the man wanted for robbing a pair of M&T Bank branches was killed in a Sunday night house fire in Cecil County. The suspect was believed to be responsible for the October 30, 2017, robbery of the M&T Bank located at …

FBI offering $5K reward for info on Parkville bank robber

UPDATE: Authorities now say the suspect was killed in a house fire following a standoff with police – details here. Original story below… —— The FBI is offering a reward for information that leads to the capture of a Parkville bank robber. The suspect is believed to be responsible for the October 30, 2017, robbery of  the M&T Bank located …