Author Archives: Donna Williams

Retirement is Red Hot for $100,000 Red Hot Riche$ Scratch-off Winner

Lottery player known as ‘Shore-Betcha’ nabs game’s top prize An Ocean City retiree turned up the heat in her Lottery play, using a $50 prize on an instant ticket to purchase a $100,000 winning Red Hot Riche$ scratch-off. The University System of Maryland retiree and part-time Fager’s Island employee said that winning one of the […]

Maryland Lottery and Gaming Encourages Responsible Play

Agency participates in Problem Gambling Awareness Month Maryland Lottery and Gaming works every day to encourage players to enjoy Lottery and casino games responsibly, and March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month – a time to highlight these year-round efforts. Lottery and casino games are meant to be fun and entertaining, and a few simple practices […]

New Family Home in the Cards for Newly Minted Annapolis Multimillionaire

Scratching $2,000,000 Richer instant ticket reveals top prize A 43-year-old Maryland Lottery player is the state’s newest multimillionaire after buying a $2,000,000 Richer scratch-off at the 7-Eleven near his Annapolis home. His preference for high-dollar, high-prize instant tickets paid off. Typically, the Anne Arundel County resident will buy one such scratch-off once or twice a […]

Pasadena Man Wins Winter Cash Tripler Top Prize

Takes home third $100,000 top prize in the holiday-themed scratch-off game A 56-year-old Pasadena man is still feeling the excitement after winning $100,000 on the Lottery’s Winter Cash Tripler scratch-off. The, winner, who described himself as a fan of bingo-style scratch-offs, decided to try something different on Nov. 26. He scratched and won a top […]

The Week in Winners: Powerball Ticket Worth $200,000 sold in Charles County is Biggest Score

$21.6 million in prizes won in the seven days ending Oct. 27 Maryland Lottery players won or claimed more than $21.6 million in prizes from Oct. 21-27, highlighted by a $200,000 Powerball winning ticket sold in the Charles County community of Bryans Road. In all, 14 tickets worth $10,000 or more were sold or claimed […]