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A collection of news and information related to Gaming and Lotteries published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo AP)
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  • Harford custodian wins $2 million Powerball prize

    Harford custodian wins $2 million Powerball prize
    If Harford County custodian Almerta Williams had a better pair of glasses, she might not have won $2 million from the Powerball lottery this week. Williams thought she had chosen numbers that matched the birthdays of relatives, but thanks to an old pair...
  • Edgewood woman wins $2 million in Powerball drawing

    Edgewood woman wins $2 million in Powerball drawing
    On Wednesday night, Almerta Williams suddenly became much richer – roughly $2 million richer. The Edgewood resident, who lives on Mount Vernon Court, was announced as the winner in the latest Powerball game by Maryland Lottery late Thursday...
  • Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Friday

    Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Friday
    WEATHER: Mostly sunny, high near 52. Tonight is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues. TOP NEWS Some Md. Sandy victims still waiting for federal aid: A month after Sandy...
  • $250K lottery prize from ticket bought in Timonium remains unclaimed

    $250K lottery prize from ticket bought in Timonium remains unclaimed
    Check your tickets — $250,000 might be hiding in your wallet, or on your dresser ... or in that coat you haven't worn since March. A winning Maryland Lottery ticket worth $250,000, purchased at a convenience store in Timonium, remains unclaimed,...
  • Baltimore to vote on deal to boost local hiring at Caesars casino

    Baltimore to vote on deal to boost local hiring at Caesars casino
    City officials are expected to sign off Wednesday on a deal that promises to help residents seeking the 1,700 jobs planned for Horseshoe Casino Baltimore — addressing one of the main arguments made by gambling supporters in the debate over expanding...
  • Towson resident and cancer surivor claims $250K lottery prize

    Nicholas Ruth's lottery ticket held the winning numbers for a Mega Millions second-tier prize — $250,000 — and he didn't even know it. The Towson resident bought a ticket was at 7-Eleven, on Loch Raven Boulevard, and didn't check his...
  • Bel Air, Abingdon residents win Ravens K.C. trip from lottery

    Bel Air, Abingdon residents win Ravens K.C. trip from lottery
    Two Harford County residents are among 10 Ravens Cash Fantasy scratch-off players who have been selected to travel with the Ravens to the Kansas City Chiefs game, the Maryland Lottery announced this week. Harford winners Martin Pollitt, of Abingdon,...
  • Md. lottery winner plans to give back

    Md. lottery winner plans to give back
    Nick Ruth is $250,000 richer, thanks to a winning Mega Millions ticket. But this 19-year-old Towson resident is not thinking about a BMW or a Harley or even a trip to the Bahamas. "I have no major plans besides donating," he said. Nicholas David Ruth...
  • Scratch-offs on your smartphone?

    Scratch-offs on your smartphone?
    While Marylanders are consumed with the debate over whether to allow a sixth casino and table games like poker and blackjack, the state is quietly moving ahead with an idea that could make gambling much more pervasive: Internet lottery sales. And in...
  • May: Twin state lacrosse titles for Cougars

    May: Twin state lacrosse titles for Cougars
    A Cecil County man, James Young Starcher, was charged in connection with five bank robberies committed in the previous two months. The sheriff's office charged Starcher in connection with a Cecil Bank robbery in the 1600 block of Pulaski Highway and...
  • November: Harford votes red; more crashes with multiple deaths

    November: Harford votes red; more crashes with multiple deaths
    Based on the numbers of early voters, the polls were expected to be crowded on Election Day. Besides the presidential race, this year's election features a number of controversial statewide issues. There were referendum votes on same sex marriage,...
  • Powerball jackpot winner in Maryland?

    Powerball jackpot winner in Maryland?
    The public fascination with who won the record $587.5 million Powerball jackpot turned to Maryland on Friday, as reports surfaced that a customer at an Upper Marlboro gas station claimed he had the coveted winning ticket. Negassi Ghebre, acting...