From the Maryland Lottery: (Baltimore) – Almerta Williams knows she needs reading glasses. But the 55-year old Edgewood woman isn’t getting them any time soon. That’s because her poor vision led to her title as Maryland’s newest millionaire. When purchasing Powerball tickets yesterday for the record-setting $587.5 million jackpot, Almerta had trouble seeing the playslip. […]
From the Maryland Lottery: Nearly two months ago, the 63-year-old, along with the rest of an enrapt nation, watched all of the hoopla surrounding the March 30th Mega Millions drawing. Although the historic drawing produced a winning ticket in Maryland, he knew immediately that he had not won the jackpot. “I saw where the ticket […]
Two winning lottery tickets for the Mega Millions second-tier prize of $250,000 have been sold in Harford County in the last month and a half, but remain unclaimed, the Maryland Lottery said Wednesday. One of the tickets was sold for the March 30 drawing at Redner’s Warehouse Market on Fountain Green Road in Hickory. The […]
From the Maryland Lottery: (Baltimore) – An excited Pennsylvania couple arrived at Lottery Headquarters today, accompanied by legal counsel, to claim their $128.8 million Powerball prize. The elated twosome, who chose to remain anonymous, had the only winning ticket for the Christmas Eve drawing. The couple’s Quick Pick Powerball numbers of 14, 16, 30, 51, […]
From the Maryland Lottery: There was a $125 million ($78.9 cash option, $51.87 after taxes) Powerball JACKPOT winner in Maryland last night, December 24. The ticket was purchased in Elkton and is the second jackpot-winning ticket purchased in the state since the game came to Maryland in January 2010.
The Abingdon couple who hit a $109 million Powerball jackpot earlier this month have chosen to keep their identities a secret, Maryland Lottery officials said Tuesday. The winning ticket was sold at Wine World in Abingdon, and represented the largest payout for the game in Maryland since the state first offered it in January 2010. […]
From the Maryland Lottery: Still reeling from their new multi-millionaire status, an Abingdon couple arrived at Lottery Headquarters to claim the first Powerball jackpot won in Maryland. The happy twosome, still contemplating whether to disclose their identities to the public, had the only winning ticket for the September 7th drawing. “We’re thrilled to finally have […]
From the Maryland Lottery: (Baltimore) – Yesterday afternoon, Anna Belle Davis had a hankering for some mint chocolate chip ice cream. When the Oliver Beach resident made a trip to her local Royal Farms store to buy some she was disappointed to find they were all out of her favorite frozen confection. She then decided […]