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Harford County man is Maryland’s newest lottery millionaire

BALTIMORE, MD—A Harford County resident who plays Multi-Match regularly just received the largest win of his Maryland Lottery-playing career. The $10,000 prize he took home a few years ago pales in comparison to the $1.1 million Multi-Match jackpot prize he won in the June 15 drawing. The 65-year-old bought his lucky ticket when he stopped for gas at the Wawa …


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Wawa to hold grand opening at new Rosedale store this week

ROSEDALE, MD—Wawa has announced the grand opening of its newest store located at 7501 Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237) on Thursday, June 29, 2023. Local friends and neighbors are invited at 7:45 a.m. to join General Manager Wayne Adams who will help do the honors of counting down the moment when the doors open at 8:00 a.m. for the very …


$1.1 million Multi-Match jackpot-winning ticket sold in Harford County

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland Lottery officials are looking for a new millionaire after a jackpot-winning Multi-Match ticket was sold in Harford County. The estimated annuity value of the jackpot for the Thursday, June 15, 2023 drawing was $1.1 million. The winner can choose between the annuity, paid in 25 equal installments, or an estimated $710,000 cash option (before taxes). The winning ticket …

Harford County restaurant owner is Maryland’s newest lottery multimillionaire

BALTIMORE, MD—A Harford County man arrived at Maryland Lottery headquarters with a winner’s story that serves as a reminder that one can never know when hard times are going to improve. Last Wednesday found him stopping at the Wawa located at 709 Belair Road for gas and a cup of coffee. Maryland’s newest multimillionaire admits to feeling a bit down …

Attorney General Frosh announces $8 million settlement with Wawa over 2019 data breach

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh on Tuesday announced that Maryland, along with six other attorneys general, has obtained an $8 million settlement with Wawa to resolve a December 2019 data breach that compromised approximately 34 million payment cards used at Wawa stores. Wawa has also agreed to a series of data security practices designed to strengthen its information …

Several winning Maryland Lottery tickets sold in Nottingham area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—It was a big week for local Maryland Lottery players in and around the Nottingham area. Those big wins along the Belair Road corridor were among 42 winning tickets worth $10,000 or more that were sold or redeemed in the seven days ending July 3, and the Lottery paid nearly $27.9 million in prizes during that span. Winners of …

Gas prices tick higher for sixth straight week, storm on horizon as EU bans Russian oil

NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the sixth consecutive week, the nation’s average gas price has rallied, rising 0.9 cents from a week ago to $4.60 per gallon on Tuesday 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 42.8 cents from a month ago and $1.56 …

Wawa Day to be celebrated with free coffee, special event in Perry Hall this week

PERRY HALL, MD—Wawa Day is back and brighter than ever. On Thursday, April 14, Wawa is celebrating 58 years in the convenience business by offering customers free, any-size, hot coffee chainwide, all day long. That’s not all! This year, Wawa is hosting a special event at its new Perry Hall location to honor “day brightening” customers, communities, and charitable partners. …