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  • First winner of big Illinois Lotto jackpot didn't let riches change him

    First winner of big Illinois Lotto jackpot didn't let riches change him
    Mike Wittkowski is no longer famous, and he's just fine with that. In 1984, he was a 28-year-old North Side bachelor dreaming of hitting it big — just like everybody else — in a relatively new Illinois Lotto game that was building to a $40...
  • Poor sales sink Monopoly Millionaires' Club lottery

    Poor sales sink Monopoly Millionaires' Club lottery
    The first new multistate lottery game in a dozen years offered three ways to win, touted a $25 million jackpot and attempted to capitalize on the popularity of the Monopoly board game brand. After 10 drawings, it's game over. The Monopoly...
  • Woman accused of Lake Worth robbery caught in Miami-Dade

    Woman accused of Lake Worth robbery caught in Miami-Dade
    A woman wanted by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office for her suspected involvement in a February robbery was caught in Miami-Dade County Saturday, according to deputies. Maria Restrepo, 55, is accused of robbing a woman in February on Lakewood Road...
  • Purchase a lottery calendar in celebration of Moore Township's 250th anniversary

    Join in the fun of the Moore Township 250th Anniversary celebration by purchasing a fundraising lottery calendar. Calendars are $10 each and contain two chances to win per ticket, according to the Moore Township's website. Lotto drawings are held...
  • Lotto trouble with this deal

    Lotto trouble with this deal
    In 2010, Illinois became the first state in the country to turn over the management of its lottery to a private company. Other states soon followed. The expectation was that a firm with broad expertise in lottery sales could attract new players and reap...
  • Lottery sales reach $5.4 billion in Florida

    Lottery sales reach $5.4 billion in Florida
    Floridians sure have developed an itch for scratch-offs, spending more than $3.4 billion last fiscal year, according to figures released Monday by the Florida Lottery. That interest in scratch-offs drove Florida sales to a record $5.4 billion in sales...
  • Live lottery drawings to remain on WGN

    Live lottery drawings to remain on WGN
    The lottery lady is staying on WGN-Ch. 9, at least for another year.   After flirting with digital alternatives, the Illinois Lottery has agreed to a discounted one-year deal to keep the live drawings on the Tribune Co. station, its television home...
  • Kissimmee gas-station clerk stole $80,000 in scratch-off tickets, deputies say

     Kissimmee gas-station clerk stole $80,000 in scratch-off tickets, deputies say
    Missing Lotto tickets worth $80,000 from a Kissimmee gas station resulted in the arrest Friday of a clerk, the Osceola County Sheriff's Office said. Mark Joseph Wright, 42, was booked into the Osceola County Jail in lieu of $2,500 bail on a charge of...
  • Wawa launching Lotto machines at Florida stores

    Wawa launching Lotto machines at Florida stores
    The fast-expanding Wawa Convenience store chain will start hosting Florida lottery vending machines at Central Florida locations, starting Thursday with a new store in east Orlando. The new store at 14548 E. Colonial Drive, will have a machine operating...
  • Unclaimed $700,000 lottery ticket sold in Homer Glen

    Unclaimed $700,000 lottery ticket sold in Homer Glen
    The winning ticket for Wednesday's Lucky Day Lotto drawing was sold at a Homer Glen gas station, but so far no one has stepped forward to claim the $700,000 prize. The winner successfully matched all five numbers — 04-13-14-27-29 — on a...
  • Updated: Winning $47M ticket a Broward record

    Updated: Winning $47M ticket a Broward record
    Someone is holding, likely with trembling hands, the most valuable lottery ticket ever sold in Broward County. It’s worth $47 million, and its numbers match the 10-12-23-34-38-53 drawn Wednesday night in the Florida Lotto. In the 26 years...