| Oct 8, 2014
The Boynton Beach Recreation and Parks Department's Senior Center, 1021 S. Federal Highway, is having a series of seminars designed to give seniors a heads-up when it comes to financial schemes and scams.
On Oct. 16, Officer Rita Swan of the Boynton...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:00 PM
As 18-year-old Spencer LaBell walked the halls of Killingly Central School, he lamented how much smaller the school looks now compared to when he attended the school as a little boy.
LaBell, a Quinebaug Valley Community College freshman majoring in art...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 4:16 PM
The waiting lists are closed. Oct. 1 has come and gone, and with it, the passing of another season of families scrambling for seats in the regional school choice system. As the chaos winds down, there is hope for next year because the new superintendent...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 4:10 PM
People across the country received calls with some dream-come-true news: They'd won a lottery, even though they never entered it.
Then came the nightmare, and the scam: They had to pay duty fees, taxes or insurance, for prizes that were never awarded....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 4:15 AM
A lucky patron of Holiday Food Mart on Holliday Street in downtown Baltimore won a $1 million Powerball ticket after matching all five balls on Wednesday night's drawing, Maryland lottery officials said.
The ticket, which matched five balls but not...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:39 PM
A Hampton man was awarded $100,000 in a Virginia Lottery scratcher game Monday, officials said.
John Campbell bought the winning Jewel 7 Amethyst Purple ticket from the Food Lion at 85 Coliseum Drive on Friday night and kept the winning ticket on his...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:01 PM
A Fantasy 5 winning ticket worth $24,978.42 sold in Boca Raton is about to go to waste. No one has claimed the prize, and the ticket expires at midnight Saturday.
Lottery records show the ticket was sold at Publix, located at 3003 Yamato Road, Suite...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Detectives are looking for a robber who stole nearly $1,500 in lottery tickets and cash from a Dania Beach convenience store.
A man holding a black shirt over his face walked into Super Stop Food Store, 2931 Griffin Road, around 9:20 p.m. Sept. 7 and...
| Jul 23, 2014
No bull. Those who don’t act fast will miss out on their chance to participate in Pennsylvania’s 2014 elk hunt. The deadline to enter the annual drawing for elk licenses is July 31 – about a month earlier than in previous years. The...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:47 AM
One of Florida's newest multi-millionaires has a simple plan for her windfall: she wants to pay off her mortgage in Ocoee then buy a second home for her family.
Brandy Pauline, 31, won a $3 million prize in the Super Millions scratch-off game, Florida...
| Sep 23, 2014
Southern Lehigh School District may change how it allows families to become part of its landmark Spanish immersion program as several parents have spoken out that line-cutters at sign-up time can't be tolerated anymore.
At Monday's school board meeting,...