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Retired police officer collects $50,000 Powerball prize after purchasing ticket in Parkville

BALTIMORE, MD—Playing Maryland Lottery games isn’t routine for retired police officer John Boyd. However, the Towson resident does spend $20 on Powerball tickets whenever the jackpot rolls past the $100 million mark. Now, the occasional player is celebrating a $50,000 win. The 64-year-old bought his lucky ticket at Maria’s, his regular Maryland Lottery retailer, which is located at 1812 Taylor …


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Nottingham, Parkville players land big Maryland Lottery prizes

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A few local players scored big prizes from the Maryland Lottery over the past week. Lottery officials say the following winning tickets were sold in and around the Nottingham area: $50,000 Powerball ticket sold on April 1 at Maria’s, located at 1812 Taylor Avenue in Parkville (unclaimed) $15,514 RACETRAX ticket sold on March 31 at Perry Hall BP located …


Parkville stabbing being investigated as attempted robbery

Police now believe that a stabbing incident that occurred on the parking lot of Maria’s Carry Out on Thursday night was a targeted, attempted robbery. An investigation has determined that the incident in the 1800-block of Taylor Avenue (21234)  occurred as the 36-year-old victim was getting into his vehicle in the corner of the parking lot at around 9:30 p.m. The …

Stabbing reported in Parkville

Police are on the scene of a Thursday night stabbing in Parkville. At 10 p.m., units responded to Maria’s Carry Out, located in the 1800-block of Taylor Avenue (21234). At the scene, paramedics found an adult male suffering from multiple stab wounds to the lower body. Reports indicate that the victim had been stabbed following an altercation in the parking …