| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:36 AM
A lucky Mega Millions lottery player in Prince George's County selected all five numbers in Tuesday night's drawing, netting a $1 million prize.
The "second tier" lottery winner, who matched the five numbers but not the Mega Ball, bought the ticket at...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:03 AM
The eighth annual Howard County Housing Fair will be Saturday, April 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Long Reach High School, 6101 Old Dobbin Lane, in Columbia.
At the fair, real estate professionals, mortgage lenders, housing specialists and county...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 9:24 AM
When Bawi Hlun heard his name called as the first winner of Howard County Housing's annual housing lottery, the Savage resident shot out of his seat in the packed Long Reach High School auditorium and flung up his arms in victory.
A second man sitting...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 9:24 AM
The eighth annual Come Home to Howard County fair on Saturday, April 12 attracted 900 people who spent half of a sunny, 70-degree day at Long Reach High School, sitting in information sessions, taking community tours and hoping to win a housing lottery....
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
This is one in a series of submitted candidate profiles for the Columbia Association Elections.
The Columbia Association will hold elections on Saturday, April 26. During the elections, Columbia residents who pay the Columbia Association assessed fee...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Betting on dice on the streets of Baltimore or wagering on favorite sports teams may seem innocuous behavior for city teenagers, but it can serve as a gateway to heavier gambling and other risky behavior, impairing lives for years to come.
These are the...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 5:58 AM
The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $400 million after no one won Saturday night's drawing.
The multistate lottery's jackpot has been building since late last year. The lottery is played in Washington, D.C., the Virgin Islands and 43 states including...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:58 AM
The drawing for the sixth-largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history will be held Wednesday night, with $400 million on the line.
No winner has been picked in the Powerball lottery since a $71.5 million Christmas Day win in Missouri, state lottery...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:39 AM
There is a 50 percent chance someone from Harford County will win tickets to Baltimore Ravens home games for the next 20 years.
Two Bel Air residents - Cheryl Rice and Vernon Miller Jr. - are among four finalists from the greater Baltimore area who...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Vernon Miller Jr.'s mouth dropped. He was quite literally speechless when he saw his name appear on the Jumbotron at M&T Bank Stadium on Friday morning.
Miller, a 74-year old Bel Air resident, had just found out he won a pair of club level seats to...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:41 AM
If you purchased a Mega Millions lottery ticket in Essex for Tuesday night's drawing, you could be waking up a whole lot richer.
A million dollar second-tier ticket was sold at 7-Eleven, at 25 Eastern Boulevard, according to a news release from the...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:20 PM
The Rawlings-Blake administration is proposing new regulations for the city's rapidly growing food truck industry — setting up zones for the mobile chefs to sell their designer grilled-cheese sandwiches, spicy tacos and decadent cupcakes.