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Parkville player hits Powerball for $150,000, thanks to Power Play

PARKVILLE, MD—A Maryland Lottery player from Parkville who was having a good day playing scratch-offs made a decision that gave him a great day later in the week. He added a quick-pick Powerball ticket to the mix for the September 25 drawing. The Baltimore County resident also paid the extra $1 to add the Power Play multiplier option, which turned …


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Baltimore grandmother wins $50,015 playing Bonus Match 5 in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—For a Maryland Lottery player from Baltimore, a big part of the fun is winning even relatively small prizes. The grandmother of five was especially happy when she picked up a $50,015 payday in the September 28 Bonus Match 5 drawing. “If I can win fairly often, that’s what makes it worth doing,” said the anonymous 75-year-old. Over her …


Winning Maryland Lottery tickets sold in Nottingham, Parkville, Carney, Rosedale, Kingsville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—It was an extremely lucky week in and around the Nottingham area as several local shops sold winning Maryland Lottery tickets. As of October 4, the Lottery was still awaiting the arrival of the big Powerball Double Play winner, who landed the $10 million prize in the September 27 drawing. The lucky Powerball player is the first in the …

Parkville shop sells winning $50K Bonus Match 5 ticket, $150K Powerball ticket in same week

PARKVILLE, MD—One lucky shop in Parkville is on a roll, having sold two (big) winning Maryland Lottery tickets in the span of just a few days. Tobacco 21 sold a $50,015 top-prize winning Bonus Match 5 ticket only three days after selling a $150,000 winning Powerball ticket. Anyone who bought a Bonus Match 5 ticket at this retailer for the …

$1 million Maryland Lottery prize claimed in Nottingham, $150,000 Powerball ticket sold in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Two people struck it rich in and around the Nottingham area last week, according to Maryland Lottery officials. In all, 31 players across the state won or claimed prizes of $10,000 or more, and the Lottery paid more than $29.3 million in prizes in the seven days ending September 26th A winning, $1 million 100x The Cash ticket was …

Baltimore County increases smoking age to 21 to align with state law

TOWSON, MD—The Baltimore County Council voted on Tuesday to approve County Executive Johnny Olszewski’s proposal to increase the legal age for tobacco product sales in Baltimore County from 18 to 21 years of age and to expand the law to include all electronic smoking devices (ESD), component parts and accessories, otherwise known as vaping products. While Maryland recently raised age …

Maryland Department of Health continues to investigate vaping-related illnesses as Tobacco 21 goes into effect

BALTIMORE, MD— The Maryland Department of Health continues its investigation of severe lung illnesses, of which 20 cases have been identified in Maryland. MDH officials say they are working diligently with federal partners, local health departments, and clinicians around the state to investigate these severe lung illnesses. “This is a major public health concern,” said MDH officials in a statement, …