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  • Study: Md. among best in results of transportation spending

    Maryland ranks among the best states in measuring the results of transportation spending, according to a report released Wednesday by two important think tanks. The state was one of five to be classified as "leading the way" in all categories rated by...
  • Next season at Center Stage: 'Jazz,' Sondheim, Mamet

    Next season at Center Stage: 'Jazz,' Sondheim, Mamet
    The theme of Center Stage's 2011-2012 season might be summed up as rhythm — from the distinctive beat of "Jazz," a world premiere adapted from the Toni Morrison novel of that name, to the percussive profanity of David Mamet's "American Buffalo";...
  • Closet secrets

    Closet secrets
    Remember when a walk-in closet was considered a luxury item in a home? Now, what makes any fashion fan salivate is the idea of a closet room. Baltimore interior designer Amanda Austin says more and more homeowners are converting a room to a closet. "No...
  • Few takers so far for direct wine shipping

    Few takers so far for direct wine shipping
    This week, Maryland wine lovers will be able to get their favorite bottles delivered directly to their homes — so long as they're interested in buying from one of the 11 wineries that have applied for a shipping permit. Since the state made the...
  • City slots site deal: Negotiating behind closed doors costs Baltimore $1.2 million

    City slots site deal: Negotiating behind closed doors costs Baltimore $1.2 million
    Baltimore's $1.2 million settlement agreement with a group it had picked to develop a parcel the city now wants to make available for a slots casino was the right thing to do. There was no indication that the Gateway South sports/office complex originally...
  • Did McDonald's worker win Maryland's Mega Millions jackpot?

    Did McDonald's worker win Maryland's Mega Millions jackpot?
    A Westport woman who works at an area McDonald's is saying she has Friday's winning Mega Millions ticket. Mirlande Wilson told the New York Post that she has the ticket, that she bought it at the Milford MillĀ 7-Eleven, and plans to claim her huge...
  • Officials inundated with Mega Millions rumors

    Officials inundated with Mega Millions rumors
    Maryland lottery officials were inundated Monday with nonstop calls fueled by rumors about the identity of the Baltimore County shopper who will share in the $656 million Mega Millions jackpot. "Everyone says they know who the winner is," said lottery...
  • Woman who claims she may have won Mega Millions makes appearance

    Woman who claims she may have won Mega Millions makes appearance
    Mirlande Wilson sat back Wednesday and observed the worldwide media spectacle she caused when she claimed she bought one of the winning $656 million Mega Millions tickets at a Baltimore County convenience store. But after a 23-minute news conference...
  • Things learned from would-be Mega Millions winner's Facebook page

    Things learned from would-be Mega Millions winner's Facebook page
    As reporters huddled Wednesday outside the office of an attorney hired by the woman who claims to be the Baltimore County winner of last Friday's Mega Millions prize, we wanted to know a bit more about her than the fuzzy bits revealed thus far. So, we...
  • Lottery update: No winner identified yet, official says

    Lottery update: No winner identified yet, official says
    Maryland Lottery officials want to be clear: The person who bought the winning Mega Millions ticket at a Baltimore County 7-Eleven has not come forward. Double-check your ticket before tossing it in the trash, said state lottery Director Stephen Martino....
  • Mega Millions winner claims prize

    Mega Millions winner claims prize
    The holder of the winning Mega Millions ticket purchased at a Baltimore County convenience store stepped forward Monday to claim the prize, officials said. Maryland Lottery spokeswoman Carole Everett did not identify the winner, who will share the...
  • Three Maryland educators share in Mega Millions winnings

    Three Maryland educators share in Mega Millions winnings
    If the three Maryland public school educators want to hold onto a sense of normalcy after Tuesday's announcement that they are splitting a share of the record-breaking Mega Millions jackpot, experts say they should stay tight-lipped. For now, "The...