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Essex man who bought winning $100,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off in Rosedale claims prize

ROSEDALE, MD—The man who purchased a huge winning scratch-off ticket in Rosedale has come forward to claim his prize. Maryland Lottery officials say a 58-year-old Essex man experienced overwhelming gratitude after winning $100,000 playing the $100,000 Extreme Cash scratch-off game. The anonymous winner, who has struggled recently with numerous health-related issues, selected the alias “Extreme Blessing” to reflect how he …


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Winning $10,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off sold in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Someone struck it rich in Perry Hall last week. Maryland Lottery officials say a winning $10,000 Lucky 777 scratch-off was sold at the High’s store located at 9414 Scott Moore Way (21128). In all, 21 Maryland Lottery players across the state won or claimed prizes of $10,000 or more, and the Lottery paid a total of more than …


Rosedale gas station sells winning $50,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off

ROSEDALE. MD—One local man is feeling pretty “pumped” after striking it rich at a Rosedale gas station. All it took was one matching number for then lucky player to take home a small fortune. A Baltimore man matched the number 27 on a 50X The Cash scratch-off and enjoyed a quick $50,000 payout. The 67-year-old bought his winning instant ticket …

Rosedale convenience store sells winning $100,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off

UPDATE: The lucky winner has come forward to claim his prize. Original story below… —— ROSEDALE, MD—One lucky Rosedale shopper is laughing all the way to the bank. The Maryland Lottery says that a winning $100K $100,000 Extreme Cash scratch-off was sold at the Wawa store located at 8731 Pulaski Highway. In all, 21 Maryland Lottery players across the state …

Maryland Lottery, MDH provide tips to avoid VaxCash scams

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Lottery and the Maryland Department of Healthare providing tips to help Marylanders avoid scams that may arise in connection with the $2 Million VaxCash Promotion. Announced on May 20 by Governor Larry Hogan, VaxCash is awarding $2 million in cash prizes to 41 Marylanders — 18 years of age or older — who have received at least …

$731.1 million Powerball jackpot ticket, largest in Maryland Lottery history claimed

BALTIMORE, MD—The wait is over. The largest prize in the Maryland Lottery’s history has finally been claimed. Excitement spread across the nation in January when the Powerball jackpot climbed to $731.1 million. On January 20, one winning ticket was sold at Coney Market in Lonaconing, a small town in Western Maryland. Anonymous winners, who nicknamed themselves “The Power Pack,” have …

Baltimore County resident is first VaxCash promotion winner

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—The Maryland Lottery on Tuesday drew the first winner in the $2 Million VaxCash Promotion, a collaboration between the Maryland Lottery and Maryland Department of Health. The promotion will award $2 million in cash prizes to a total of 41 Maryland residents who have received COVID-19 vaccinations. Daily drawings from May 25 through July 3 will award one …

Maryland’s COVID-19 positivity rate drops below 2% for first time

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday announced that Maryland’s statewide COVID-19 positivity rate has dropped below 2% for the first time since the pandemic began. Maryland also reported 160 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the first time fewer than 200 new cases have been reported since March 30, 2020, and the lowest number since March 26, 2020. The state’s …