| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Members of a state casino site selection commission reviewed final details Thursday of three competing proposals for a casino in Prince George's County — including one that sweetened its offer since the commission met last week.
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:05 AM
If you played the Mega Millions lottery at the Magothy Inn recently, double-check your ticket.
The Pasadena pub, located at 546 Center Street, sold a second-tier winning $1 million ticket.
Paul Paesch, owner of Magothy Inn, said Wednesday he had "no...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 3:38 PM
A Baltimore woman accused of leaving her 4-year-old daughter alone in a vehicle for 8 1/2 while she was inside Maryland Live casino has posted bail, according to court records.
Alicia D. Brown, 24, was arrested at the casino on New Year's Eve and charged...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 4:33 AM
The Mega Millions lottery jackpot swelled to $400 million after no one won Tuesday night's drawing, the second largest pot in its history.
The estimated jackpot is also the fifth largest in U.S. lottery history. No one has won the Mega Millions...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:08 AM
A $1 million, second-tier Mega Millions ticket has been sold at a 7-Eleven in Clinton, said Maryland Lottery officials on Wednesday morning.
Maryland Lottery spokeswoman Carole Everett said that the winning ticket was a manual pick, meaning that the...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 3:15 AM
More money has been rolling into casinos in Maryland, but changes would have to be made at the legislative level for a larger cut to go to schools.
Casinos brought in slightly more than $900 million in revenue since the first establishment, Hollywood...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 5:16 AM
Continuing a trend in recent years of massive jackpots, the Mega Millions lottery has reached $344 million after no one won Friday night's drawings.
Four times this year, the Powerball jackpot has passed the $300 million mark. Mega Millions has not...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Laurel-area parents have a little more than two weeks left to apply if they want their children to be among the first students at the Monarch Global Academy Public Contract School opening next year.
Parents from Monarch's catchment area of Maryland...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The Hollywood Casino in Perryville, which caters to a clientele from the Philadelphia-Baltimore corridor, grossed more than $5.5 million in slots revenue in November, but slots revenue is down over the past two years.
Last month, Hollywood Casino, owned...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:53 AM
If you played the lottery this weekend, take a closer look at your ticket because you may have won big.
The Maryland Lottery is searching for three winners who purchased Powerball and Bonus Match 5 tickets for the Saturday drawing.
The $1 million...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 6:48 PM
Looks like one lucky Marylander is a whole lot richer.
A $1 million Powerball lottery ticket was sold at a Food Lion in Cockeysville, Maryland Lottery officials said.
The winning ticket took the second-tier jackpot in Saturday night's drawing,...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:21 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
An 18-year-old woman walking down Aigburth Road toward...