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Aug 23

*** MEDIA ADVISORY *** JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE FOCUSING ON PROBLEM GAMBLING

TRENTON (August 26, 2019) – The New Jersey Lottery has teamed up with the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, Inc. (CCGNJ) to launch the Lottery’s 2019 “Not 18 Yet? No Bet” Annual Awareness Campaign, which seeks to remind residents and retailers that New Jersey law prohibits the sale of lottery tickets to anyone under the age of 18. The campaign will continue through Sept. 30, 2019.

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Aug 23

Pick-6 Rolls to $6.8 Million for Aug. 26th Drawing

TRENTON (Aug. 23, 2019) – The Pick-6 drawing on August 22nd produced 18 winners of $1,474 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. Three of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $2,948. The $6.8 million drawing will be held Monday, August 26, 2019.

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Aug 22

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

TRENTON (Aug. 22, 2019) – There was one New Jersey Lottery ticket sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn for the Wednesday, Aug. 21st drawing winning the $50,000 third-tier prize. The winning ticket was sold at Kings Super Markets, 300 South Ave., Garwood in Union County.

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Aug 21

Checking Twice Brings Good Fortune: $1,000 a Week for Life!

TRENTON (August 21, 2019) – Brian Chiaramonte of Keyport in Monmouth County has been playing the New Jersey Lottery for many years. He plays scratch-off and draw games, but especially enjoys playing CASH4LIFE because he likes the top prizes the game offers. Brian plays special numbers that are dear to him. The morning of June 24 he forgot to stop by his regular retailer to pick up his CASH4LIFE ticket, so he decided to get them from a retailer on his way to the gym.

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Aug 21

Mega Millions Rolls To $90,000,000 - One $10,000 Winning Ticket Sold

TRENTON (Aug. 21, 2019) – James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, Aug. 20th drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was sold at Quick Chek #5, 567 County Rt. 519, Belvidere in Warren County. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, Aug. 20th drawing were: 08, 14, 25, 51 and 63. The Gold Mega Ball was 04, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03.

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Aug 20

$6.5 MILLION REASONS TO PLAY PICK-6 WITH XTRA - Jackpot Rolls to $6.5 Million for Aug. 22nd Drawing

TRENTON (Aug. 20, 2019) – Pick-6’s jackpot has rolled to $6.5 million! August 19th’s drawing produced 11 winners of $2,492 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. Two of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $12,460. Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 548,321 tickets purchased for the drawing and of those sold, thousands were prizewinners! The next drawing will be held Thursday, August 22, 2019.

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Aug 19

Her Answered Prayer is Worth $5,000,000 - Scratch-Offs Players Received More Than $106.2 Million in Prizes in July

TRENTON (Aug. 19, 2019) – Nonie Briggs of Bergenfield is a regular Lottery player who enjoys playing Scratch-Offs in her spare time. She periodically prays to her parents, who passed away, and has ended up with a few lucky numbers in the past. After praying to her mom for a blessing, she received a call asking her to work on the weekend to cover for a coworker. She agreed and stopped for breakfast on her way into work, picking up a $30 Lucky 7s Scratch-Offs ticket too.

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Aug 19

One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $364,760 Jackpot in Union County

TRENTON (Aug. 19, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $364,760 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Sunday, August 18th drawing. The winning numbers were: 01, 19, 21, 30 and 41 and the XTRA number was: 05. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket was Dave’s Sweet Shop, 230 Mountain Ave., Springfield in Union County.

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Aug 19

New York Lottery Ticket Hits Powerball Jackpot

TRENTON (Aug. 19, 2019) – New Jersey Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that one New York Lottery ticketholder won the $148 million Powerball jackpot from the Saturday, Aug. 17th drawing. The winning numbers for Saturday night’s drawing were: 18, 21, 24, 30 and 60. The Red Power Ball was 20, and the Multiplier was 03. The Powerball jackpot resets to $40 million for the next drawing to be held Wednesday, Aug. 21st at 10:59 pm.

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Aug 19

Mega Millions Rolls To $79,000,000 - One $20,000 Winning Ticket Sold

TRENTON (Aug. 19, 2019) – James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Friday, Aug. 16th 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 $20,000. That ticket was sold at Country Farms, 849 West Bay Ave., Barnegat in Ocean County. The winning numbers for the Friday, Aug. 16th drawing were: 04, 14, 24, 26 and 46. The Gold Mega Ball was 14, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.

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Aug 16

Connection to a Father Pays Off Big

TRENTON (August 16, 2019) – Carlos Vallejo of Hackensack in Bergen County is a long-time lottery player who loves playing draw games, especially Jersey Cash 5, and watches the drawing on television every night.

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Aug 16

$6.2 MILLION REASONS TO PLAY PICK-6 WITH XTRA - Jackpot Rolls to $6.2 Million for Aug. 19th Drawing

TRENTON (Aug. 16, 2019) – Pick-6’s jackpot has rolled to $6.2 million! August 15th’s drawing produced 16 winners of $1,636 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. Three of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $6,544. Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 523,715 tickets purchased for the drawing and of those sold, thousands were prizewinners! The next drawing will be held Monday, August 19, 2019.

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Aug 15

One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $152,661 Jackpot in Camden County

TRENTON (Aug. 15, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $152,661 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Wednesday, August 14th drawing. The winning numbers were: 06, 07, 13, 29 and 36 and the XTRA number was: 04. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket was The News Shoppe, 3495 Haddonfield Rd., Pennsauken in Camden County.

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Aug 15

Two New Jersey Lottery Tickets Win $50,000 as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $149,000,000

TRENTON (Aug. 15, 2019) – There were two New Jersey Lottery tickets sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn for the Wednesday, Aug. 14th drawing winning the $50,000 third-tier prize. The winning tickets from Wednesday night’s drawing were sold at the following locations:

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Aug 14

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $70,000,000

TRENTON (Aug. 14, 2019) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $70 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that in the Tuesday, Aug. 13th drawing, 21 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, 22,880 other New Jersey players took home $98,136 in prizes ranging from $2 to $600, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, Aug. 13th drawing were: 07, 27, 31, 34, and 51. The Gold Mega Ball was 05, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03.

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Aug 13

One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $365,483 Jackpot in Middlesex County

TRENTON (Aug. 13, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $365,483 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Monday, August 12th drawing. The winning numbers were: 08, 10, 21, 25 and 35 and the XTRA number was: 04. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket was 7-Eleven #34029, 1315 Stelton Rd., Piscataway in Middlesex County.

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Aug 13

$6.1 MILLION REASONS TO PLAY PICK-6 WITH XTRA - Jackpot Rolls to $6.1 Million for Aug. 15th Drawing

TRENTON (Aug. 13, 2019) – Pick-6’s jackpot has rolled to $6.1 million! August 12th’s drawing produced ten winners of $2,699 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. One of those tickets was purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $10,796. Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 539,844 tickets purchased for the drawing and of those sold, thousands were prizewinners! The next drawing will be held Thursday, August 15, 2019.

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Aug 12

One New Jersey Lottery Ticket Wins $50,000 as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $138,000,000

TRENTON (Aug. 12, 2019) – There was one New Jersey Lottery ticket sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn for the Saturday, Aug. 10th drawing winning the $50,000 third-tier prize. The winning ticket from Saturday night’s drawing was sold at Oprandy’s Wine & Liquor, 481 North Dean St., Englewood in Bergen County.

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Aug 12

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $65,000,000

TRENTON (Aug. 12, 2019) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $65 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that in the Friday, Aug. 9th drawing, seven 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, 20,747 other New Jersey players took home $74,498 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Friday, Aug. 9th drawing were: 15, 53, 56, 59, and 63. The Gold Mega Ball was 01, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.

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Aug 09

One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $159,861 Jackpot in Hudson County

TRENTON (Aug. 9, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $159,861 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Thursday, August 8th drawing. The winning numbers were: 11, 16, 24, 26 and 42 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket was Krauszer’s Food Store #396, 40-A Meadowland Parkway, Secaucus in Hudson County.

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