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Route 40 shut down in Joppa due to downed wires

UPDATE: The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company reports that a dump truck struck a utility pole, which brought down the wires. Original story below… ——— JOPPA, MD—Route 40 has been shut down in the Joppa area, according to officials. At just before 3 p.m. on Thursday, the Maryland State Highway Administration reported that Pulaski Highway was shut down between Jones Road …


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Gas prices dip for second straight week

NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the second consecutive week, the nation’s average gas price has declined, falling 8.8 cents from a week ago to $4.88 per gallon on Monday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is up 28.3 cents from a month ago and $1.79 …


Gas prices ease slightly for first time in months

NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the first time in nine weeks, the nation’s average gas price has declined, falling 4.2 cents from a week ago to $4.97 per gallon on Monday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is up 37.3 cents from a month ago …

Rosedale man claims winning $25,000 Pick 5 ticket

ROSEDALE, MD—He’s a loyal Pick 4 player, the Rosedale man said, and even a $25,000 win on a free Pick 5 ticket won’t change that. “I play the same numbers every day and I don’t switch it up,” said the Baltimore County resident. He is, nonetheless, happy to have won the $25,000 prize on a Lottery Try Pick 5 promotional …

MDOT SHA to remove traffic split on Route 40 bridges over Big Gunpowder Falls beginning June 12

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration is moving toward the next phase of work on its $32.6 million project to rehabilitate the four bridges on Route 40 (Pulaski Highway) over Big Gunpowder Falls and Little Gunpowder Falls in eastern Baltimore County near the Harford County line. Weather permitting, on the nights of Sunday, June 12, and Monday, …

Electrician shocked by free $25,000 winning Pick 5 ticket acquired at Royal Farms in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—“Chris” of Baltimore recently saw the Powerball jackpot push past the $100 million mark and thought he would take a shot at the big prize. After grabbing his printed Powerball ticket, he saw the self-service Lottery machine print a second ticket. That free Pick 5 quick-pick ticket for the June 3 drawing, which was awarded as part of a …

Two winning $25,000 Pick 5 tickets sold in Rosedale remain unclaimed

ROSEDALE, MD—Two winning lottery tickets that were sold in the Rosedale area remain unclaimed. Maryland Lottery officials say no one has yet claimed a winning $25,000 Pick 5 ticket that was sold at the Royal Farms store located at 7950 Pulaski Highway (21237) on June 3rd. A winning $25,000 Pick 5 ticket that was sold at the BP station located …

Robberies reported in Parkville, Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported in recent days. At midnight on Saturday, May 21, an individual entered a location in the 8800-block of Philadelphia Road in Rosedale (21237) and stole various items from one of the units. At 5:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 21, an individual assaulted and robbed someone in the 8200-block of Pulaski …