| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Jennifer Regester knew she was coming no matter what.
Shortly after the Orioles clinched a spot in the American League Division Series, she bought plane tickets to Baltimore for her and her 18-year-old daughter, Taylor Twofeathers — from their...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:10 AM
Baltimore County Public Schools designated Cromwell Valley Elementary School a magnet school in 1993. That status is now in question.
A decision on whether the Towson school stays a regional magnet, becomes a neighborhood magnet with definitive...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:34 AM
The Orioles announced two options Wednesday for fans to purchase American League Division Series tickets, and both options are available only online.
In order to guarantee the chance to purchase postseason tickets, Orioles fans can place a minimum...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Problem gamblers would no longer be able to ban themselves from Maryland casinos for life under a change being considered to a state program designed to protect hundreds of gamblers from themselves.
The Maryland State Lottery and Gaming Control Agency...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Baltimore's first casino could have risen more than a dozen years ago on the faded industrial stretch that is now posh Harbor East. Or more controversially, slot machines could have made their city debut in the family-oriented Inner Harbor or at Pimlico...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Amusement game operators and distributors are fighting the Maryland State Lottery and Gaming Control Commission's proposed regulations on arcade games, but the agency already has new authority that could affect the side of the game business that operators...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Maryland Lottery sales dropped again for a second year in a row as they compete with the state's casinos for the gambler's dollar, the state agency reported Monday.
The drop of 1.7 percent for the fiscal year ending on June 30 follows a drop of 2.2...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 12:06 PM
A Powerball lottery ticket worth $2 million was sold at a liquor store in Laurel, according to state lottery officials.
A ticket sold at Laurel Lakes Liquors on Baltimore Avenue qualified for a second-tier $1 million prize. Whoever bought it purchased...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Nobody asked me, but … the fans who gave Ray Rice a standing ovation before Thursday's preseason game apparently have not read the Ravens' fan behavior policy — specifically, the part that says: "Fans help shape the Ravens' image." They...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Representatives of Maryland's game machine businesses lost a round in their fight against proposed state regulations they say could cripple the industry.
Sen. Paul G. Pinsky, co-chairman of the Joint Committee on Administrative, Legislative and Executive...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Even if you don't win, you might win.
That's the promise of the Maryland Lottery's new $5 Ravens Cash Fantasy scratch-off ticket, available in stores this week.
It's the sixth year in a row that the state lottery has joined with the team on an...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Maryland is joining 33 other lotteries in a multistate association that will give players access to new games, including one being introduced in the fall that could award several million-dollar prizes at one time.
Stephen Martino, director of the...