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Feb 21

Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $304,000,000 For Saturday’s Drawing

TRENTON (Feb. 21, 2019) – The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $304 million! Although no one won the jackpot in the Feb. 20th drawing, 32,021 New Jersey players took home an estimated $159,876 in prizes ranging from $4 to $200, according to Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey.

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Feb 21

One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $357,912 Jackpot in Middlesex County

TRENTON (Feb. 21, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $357,912 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Wednesday, Feb. 20th drawing. The winning numbers were: 07, 13, 15, 18 and 21 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is Krauszer’s, 525 Avenel St., Avenel in Middlesex County.

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Feb 20

IT’S A HAPPY NEW YEAR FOR THE SMITH FAMILY OF BAYONNE!

TRENTON (Feb. 20, 2019) – The longest government shutdown in US history that began on Dec. 22, 2018 and ended on Jan. 25, 2019 had a detrimental impact on hundreds of thousands of federal workers, many of them residents of New Jersey. One of the affected agencies was the National Park Service that manages sites throughout the Northeast, including the historic park site at Fort Wadsworth in Staten Island where one New Jersey resident and lottery player is employed. This dedicated worker was waiting along with her colleagues through days of being furloughed without pay and an uncertain determination about when this furlough might end.

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Feb 20

North Plainfield Man Beats the Clock to Win $1,000,000 Powerball Second-Tier Jackpot - Sleep didn’t come easy to this excited winner!

TRENTON (Feb. 20, 2019) – Ryan Seiler of North Plainfield in Somerset County likes to play the lottery casually when he has a few bucks in his pocket, though he plays a bit more often when the jackpots climb higher.

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Feb 20

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $224,000,000

TRENTON (Feb. 20, 2019) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $224 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that in the Tuesday, Feb. 19th drawing, 12 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Three of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,000. Moreover 33,815 other New Jersey players took home $122,494 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, Feb. 19th drawing were: 17, 24, 34, 56 and 65. The Gold Mega Ball was 03, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.

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Feb 19

Five New Jersey Lottery CASH4LIFE Players Win $2,500 Third-Tier Prize - One of those tickets was Doubled to $5,000

TRENTON (Feb. 19, 2019) – Five lucky ticketholders won $2,500 each by matching four out of five white balls and the Cash Ball drawn from the Monday, Feb. 18th drawing. One of those players added the DOUBLER feature doubling the prize to $5,000. The winning numbers were: 01, 37, 39, 48 and 54. The Cash Ball was: 04. Moreover, 19,050 other players won $92,373 in cash prizes ranging from $2 to $500 with 3,115 of those tickets doubling their prize with DOUBLER.

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Feb 19

$4.2 MILLION REASONS TO PLAY PICK-6 WITH XTRA - Jackpot Rolls to $4.2 Million for Feb. 21st Drawing

TRENTON (Feb. 19, 2019) – Pick-6 XTRA’s jackpot has rolled to $4.2 million! Feb. 18th’s drawing produced six winners of $4,212 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. Two of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $8,424. Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 505,481 tickets purchased for the drawing and of those sold, thousands were prizewinners! The next drawing will be held Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.

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Feb 19

One New Jersey Lottery Ticket Wins $1,000,000 as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $282,000,000

TRENTON (Feb. 19, 2019) – There was one New Jersey Lottery ticket sold that matched five of the five white balls drawn for the Saturday, February 16 drawing winning the $1,000,000 second-tier prize. If that ticket had been purchased with Power Play, it would have multiplied the prize to $2,000,000. The winning ticket from Saturday night’s drawing was sold at Milltown Buy-Rite Liquor, 310 Ryders Ln., Milltown in Middlesex County.

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Feb 19

One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $151,858 Jackpot in Bergen County

TRENTON (Feb. 19, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $151,858 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Saturday, Feb. 16th drawing. The winning numbers were: 10, 12, 19, 34 and 37 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is Garden State News, 1620 Lemoine Ave., Fort Lee in Bergen County.

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Feb 19

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $206,000,000

TRENTON (Feb. 19, 2019) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $206 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that in the Friday, Feb. 15th drawing, 18 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. One of those tickets was purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,000. Moreover 32,973 other New Jersey players took home $123,076 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Friday, Feb. 15th drawing were: 10, 38, 40, 43 and 65. The Gold Mega Ball was 12, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.

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Feb 15

One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $70,950 Jackpot in Somerset County

TRENTON (Feb. 15, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $70,950 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Thursday, Feb. 14th drawing. The winning numbers were: 07, 10, 24, 36 and 43 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is News Corner, 400 Commons Way, Bridgewater in Somerset County.

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Feb 15

$4 MILLION REASONS TO PLAY PICK-6 WITH XTRA

TRENTON (Feb. 15, 2019) – Pick-6 XTRA’s jackpot has rolled to $4 million! Feb. 14th’s drawing produced 14 winners of $1,773 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. If those tickets had been purchased with XTRA, it would have multiplied the prize to $3,546. Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 496,648 tickets purchased for the drawing and of those sold, thousands were prizewinners! The next drawing will be held Monday, Feb. 18, 2019.

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Feb 14

One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $1,203,077 Jackpot in Burlington County

TRENTON (Feb. 14, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $1,203,077 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Wednesday, Feb. 13th drawing. The winning numbers were: 04, 10, 17, 38 and 42 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is Hanover Mart, 209 Hanover St., Pemberton in Burlington County.

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Feb 14

One New Jersey Lottery Ticket Wins $50,000 as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $260,000,000

TRENTON (Feb. 14, 2019) – There was one New Jersey Lottery ticket sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn for the Wednesday, Feb. 13th drawing winning the $50,000 third-tier prize. If that ticket had been purchased with the Power Play Multiplier option, it would have been worth $100,000. The winning ticket from Wednesday night’s drawing was sold at Krauszer’s #465, 1825 Route 130 & Southwood Ave., North Brunswick in Middlesex County.

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Feb 13

Mega Millions Rolls To $190,000,000 - One $30,000 Winning Ticket Sold

TRENTON (Feb. 13, 2019) – James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, Feb. 12th drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $30,000. The ticket was sold at Kelly’s Liquors, 726 Washington Ave., Belleville in Essex County.

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Feb 13

Want An Exciting Valentine’s Day Gift Idea for Just $1.00? - Give the chance to win NJ Lottery’s Pick-6 $3.7 Million Jackpot!

TRENTON (Feb. 13, 2019) – Remember, “Anything Can Happen in Jersey!” Pick-6 XTRA’s jackpot has rolled to $3.7 million for the Thursday, Feb. 14th drawing and, with a little good luck, this just might turn into a very happy Valentine’s Day for you or someone who gets a Pick-6 ticket from you!

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Feb 11

Three New Jersey Lottery Tickets Win $50,000 as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $242,000,000

TRENTON (Feb. 11, 2019) – There were three New Jersey Lottery tickets sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn for the Saturday, Feb. 9th drawing winning the $50,000 third-tier prize. If those tickets had been purchased with the Power Play Multiplier option, they would have been worth $150,000. The winning tickets from Saturday night’s drawing were sold at the following locations:

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Feb 11

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $173,000,000 - Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes

TRENTON (Feb. 11, 2019) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $173 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that in the Friday, Feb. 8th drawing, 23 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,500. Moreover 32,192 other New Jersey players took home $138,054 in prizes ranging from $2 to $600, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Friday, Feb. 8th drawing were: 14, 24, 31, 42 and 48. The Gold Mega Ball was 13, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03.

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Feb 08

Rain Couldn’t Dampen This Farmer’s Luck

TRENTON (Feb. 8, 2019) – Robert F. from Lambertville in Hunterdon County is a farmer who is not usually a lottery player. On one day when in the store with his friend who was buying lottery tickets, he decided to try his luck and purchase two $200,000 Gold Rush scratch-off tickets for himself. Robert scratched off the tickets later that night at home and, to his surprise, realized one of them was an actual winner worth $200,000!!

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Feb 08

$3.5 MILLION REASONS TO PLAY PICK-6 WITH XTRA

TRENTON (Feb. 8, 2019) – Pick-6 XTRA’s jackpot has rolled to $3.5 million! Feb. 7th’s drawing produced 6 winners of $4,079 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. If those tickets had been purchased with XTRA, it would have multiplied the prize to $8,158. Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 489,583 tickets purchased for the drawing and of those sold, thousands were prizewinners! The next drawing will be held Monday, Feb. 11, 2019.

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