| Jun 15, 2012
| 11:15 AM
Dan Rodricks and some readers love to knock the casinos as some sort of de-facto tax on the poor ("A casino switch that's moral," June 12). Mr. Rodricks has made his views very clear concerning casinos. However, where was his outrage when the Maryland...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 7:42 AM
Maryland sold one of the winning tickets for last night’s record-breaking $640 million Mega Millions jackpot, lottery officials said.
The lucky ticket was purchased around 7:15 p.m. Friday at a 7-Eleven in Baltimore County in the 8000 block of...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 6:05 AM
The nation watched as winning numbers for the record-setting Mega Millions jackpot were revealed Friday night, and then waited all day Saturday to learn the identity of a lucky Baltimore County shopper who would split the $656 million.
His or her...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:31 AM
The great mystery of Maryland's Mega Millions winner remained unsolved Monday morning.
Lottery officials said the winner had yet to come forward, but they have been "inundated" by rumors about the unknown winner. They countered claims in some...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 7:58 PM
A Waldorf man almost waited too long but has finally claimed his $200,000 Powerball winnings more than five months after buying the lucky ticket, the Maryland lottery reported Monday.
Michael Halmon, a 49-year-old father of six who drives a United Parcel...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:07 PM
A 79-year-old Havre de Grace man received an early Christmas present and became a very rich man Sunday, when he won a $1 million Powerball play, the Maryland Lottery said.
Jose Antonetti was the big winner of a second-tier Powerball prize, which he...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Someone in Maryland may still be able to claim their biggest Christmas present yet after last night's winning Powerball lottery numbers matched a ticket sold in Cecil County.
Carole Everett, the Maryland Lottery's director of communications, said it...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 1:28 PM
On Christmas morning, an unidentified man called the restaurant and liquor store Wesley's in Elkton and asked for the winning Powerball numbers.
When a clerk read the numbers over the phone, the mystery caller said, "Looks like I am the winner."
| Dec 27, 2011
| 4:17 AM
Today's forecast calls for rain and a high temperature around 49 degrees. The low temperature is expected to be around 39 degrees with more rain tonight.
Here are today's morning traffic issues.
FROM LAST NIGHT...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:44 AM
A 21-year-old Parkville man received a 25-year sentence for the July 18, 2010 shooting death of Derrick Maxey Jr. in the parking lot of the American Legion Post on Bond Street in Bel Air.
Rakim Raid Muhammad pleaded guilty to second degree murder and use...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:43 AM
The military's six-year-long BRAC process officially ended, with a formal celebration and plenty of self-congratulation. BRAC added six organizations to Aberdeen Proving Ground, 6,500 net jobs, 2.8 million square feet of new and renovated space on post....
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:39 AM
The year that ends at midnight Saturday with the annual Duck Drop and fireworks at Havre de Grace Middle School was full of the good and the bad. There was the usual – mayoral elections in Aberdeen and Havre de Grace and heavy snowfalls. And the not...