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Scratch-off, Powerball produce new millionaires in Maryland

BALTIMORE, MD—Two Maryland Lottery players are now millionaires, one each in Catonsville and Lexington Park, thanks to Powerball and a scratch-off ticket. Also, as the Mega Millions jackpot inched past a third of a billion dollars this week, a player in Baltimore County won a $30,000 prize on the game. In all, 41 Maryland Lottery players won prizes of $10,000 …


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Baltimore County man is Maryland’s newest lottery millionaire

BALTIMORE, MD—A Baltimore County man is laughing all the way to the bank after winning $1,000,000 on a Maryland Lottery scratch-off ticket. “I’ve played for 20 years,” said the new Maryland millionaire, with a big smile. “I never won this big until now!” The happy Woodlawn resident’s choice of the $20 100X the Cash scratch-off came down to its bright …


Baltimore County woman ready to retire after $953,280 lottery win

WINDSOR MILL, MD—A Baltimore County woman managed to maintain her composure while in public after winning a $953,280 progressive jackpot in the FAST PLAY Extreme Green game. That changed the minute she got in her car, the happy winner told Maryland Lottery officials. The lucky lady, who adopted the nickname “Silver Dove” for anonymity, was waiting for her car to …

Quintuple shooting in Baltimore County leaves 1 dead

UPDATE: The deceased male has been identified as 28-year-old Judah James. The other three male victims  are ages 25, 26, and 29, along with a 26-year-old female victim. Original story below… WOODLAWN, MD—Police are investigating after five people were shot overnight in Baltimore County. At just after 4 a.m., on Saturday, December 23, officers responded to the 1800-block of Woodlawn …

Police seek to identify fatal Baltimore County hit-and-run suspect

WOODLAWN, MD—Detectives with the Baltimore County Police Department are requesting the public’s help in identifying a fatal hit-and-run suspect. The crime occurred at just before 11:45 p.m. on July 3, 2023 in the area of Dogwood Road and Rolling Road in Woodlawn (21244). At the time of the crash, the female suspect pictured was operating a burgundy/maroon SUV. I Anyone …

Teen injured in shooting at school playground, police seeking tips

WOODLAWN, MD—Police are investigating after a teen was injured in a shooting at a school playground on Tuesday afternoon. At just after 3:30 p.m. on October 24, officers with the Baltimore County Police Department responded to the playground area of an elementary school in the 1600-block of Langford Road (21207) in reference to reports of shots fired. Shortly after officers …

37-year-old killed in fatal I-695 crash in Baltimore County

PIKESVILLE, MD–Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred overnight on I-695 in Baltimore County. At just after 2:15 a.m. on Sunday, troopers responded to the outer loop of I-695  prior to Security Boulevard for a report of a two-vehicle crash. According to a preliminary investigation, the driver and sole occupant of a 2006 Honda Civic, identified as …

Winning $953,280 lottery ticket sold in Baltimore County

BALTIMORE, MD—A morning stop at Woodlawn Shell in Baltimore County led to a $953,280 FAST PLAY win on a $20 Extreme Green scratch-off ticket. This is the second progressive jackpot prize won in the game since it went on sale January 2, 2023. The winner bought the lucky ticket on October 6 at the business located at 6600 Security Boulevard. …