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.
Baltimore city employees wasted nearly $1 million in recent years purchasing fuel at private gas stations instead of filling up at cheaper, government-owned pumps, the city's inspector general reported Tuesday.
Some of my colleagues and I had an opportunity recently to do a little catching up with Dr. Gunther Hirsch, the former mayor and county council president, retired physician, author, world traveler and always one of Havre de Grace's first citizens.
Despite a federal ban on synthetic drugs, fake marijuana is easy to obtain at gas stations and convenience stores in the Baltimore area, experts say. The drugs — which are often packaged to appeal to young people — can be more dangerous than actual marijuana.
Remington community leaders say that Royal Farms is reaching out to them to arrange meetings to talk to community about plans to build a store at 29th St. and Remington Avenue, on a lot where Pizza Boli's is now.
The body found in woods behind a Dundalk gas station Saturday was that of 51-year-old Christopher Dietsch, who had no fixed address, Baltimore County Police said Monday. Police do not suspect foul play, they said, but no cause of death has been determined.