Author Archives: Melanie Losover

Patience, Persistence Pays off for Powerball Player

Baltimore man claims $50,007 on Powerball quick-pick ticket A hectic morning led to an evening of celebration for a self-employed Baltimore resident, who saw his patience and persistence on Nov. 8 rewarded. He won $50,007 in that night’s Powerball drawing. The winner said he allocates a small-dollar amount each week to play Lottery games. He’s […]

Baltimore Workmates Splitting $100,007 Powerball Prize

Plan to continue playing as a team until they hit the jackpot Six people who work for a home products company in Baltimore didn’t hit the jackpot, but they’re splitting a big prize after matching all but one number in the Nov. 6 Powerball regular drawing. Because they added the Power Play option to the […]

The Week in Winners: $1 Million Scratch-off in Baltimore is Lottery’s Top Prize of the Week

Players across Maryland won more than $30.8 million during week ending Nov. 14 A scratch-off ticket made a Baltimore resident a millionaire last week, and another six people won prizes of $50,000 in Baltimore, Dundalk, Fulton, Nottingham, Severna Park and Waldorf. In all, 22 players across the state won or claimed prizes of $10,000 or [...]

Holiday Riches Scratch-off Win Makes Life Merrier for Sparrows Point Man

Baltimore County player receives big surprise in time for the holidays There’s nothing like a $50,000 win on a holiday scratch-off to make your life instantly merrier. An anonymous Sparrows Point player had plenty to smile about after revealing his $50,000 top prize on a Holiday Riches instant ticket. The 46-year-old scratched off a pair […]

Lucky Feeling Rings True for Crofton Powerball Player

Wins $50,000 with Powerball’s new Double Play option. An Anne Arundel County woman can thank a lucky feeling for inspiring her fateful purchase of a ticket in the October 23 Powerball drawing. That gut feeling led to a $50,000 Double Play prize. The 27-year-old said she only purchases Lottery tickets a few times a year. […]

Howard County Retailer Sells $50,040 Winning Powerball Double Play Ticket

Player bought ticket in Nov. 13 drawing Congratulations to our newest Powerball Double Play winner. A lucky player bought a $50,040 winning ticket in the Saturday, Nov. 13 drawing from a Howard County retailer. Check your ticket if you added the Double Play feature to a ticket purchased at Maple Lawn Market, located at 8181 […]

New House, New Car, More Games in the Plans for Scratch-off Millionaire

Top prize win in $20 game won’t change Baltimore man’s Lottery play For years, the amusement provided by scratching off Maryland Lottery instant tickets was enough to keep a Baltimore man happy. Winning $1 million, he said, won’t change his buying habits. In fact, when the player and his wife claimed the life-changing prize this […]

The Week in Winners: $2.2 Million Multi-Match Jackpot on Eastern Shore is Week’s Top Prize

Players across Maryland won or claimed nearly $38.7 million during week ending Nov. 7 A $2.2 million jackpot-winning Multi-Match ticket sold Nov. 4 in the Eastern Shore community of Eden was the biggest Maryland Lottery prize of the week, but another three players won $100,000 or more on tickets sold in Baltimore, Pasadena and Windsor [...]

$50,000-Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in Baltimore County

Nottingham store sells lucky ticket in Nov. 8 drawing Check your Powerball tickets from last night’s drawing, Maryland! Even though no one hit the jackpot, we had one $50,000-winning ticket sold in our state, and 8,905 other winning tickets ranging from $4 to $100. The Maryland Lottery is looking for the lucky player who bought […]

FAST PLAY, Powerball, Bonus Match 5 Deliver Weekend Wins

Lucky tickets sold in Baltimore, Mount Airy and Windsor Mill Players in a trio of Lottery games enjoyed a big winning weekend, with prizes ranging from $116,881 in FAST PLAY and $100,007 in Powerball to $50,000 in Bonus Match 5. Check your  tickets to see if you are one of these lucky winners! The Maryland [...]