| Jul 12, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Somebody's fantasy came true in Boca Raton Wednesday night -- to the tune of almost $235,000.
The Florida Lottery's Fantasy Five game yielded a single winner, paying $234,988.99. The numbers were 9-14-15-29-30. That's one of the best Fantasy Five payouts...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:39 AM
I don't know what's more surprising: The odd configuration of Powerball numbers or the fact that someone has a winning ticket.
Powerball came out 32-42-53-55-56 (no number in the birthday range of 1 to 31), then rolled out a Powerball of 6, just to...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The dry spell continues: Both Powerball and Florida Lotto were washouts Saturday night.
Powerball, which hasn't hit since Oct. 3, is now at $143 million after no one chose 4-7-9-30-54 with a Powerball of 25.
The Florida Lotto is now at $19 million --...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 9:06 AM
A long dry spell -- and a big jackpot runup -- ended Saturday night, when Powerball hit for $320 million.
The winning numbers were 17-29-31-52-53, with a Powerball of 31. The winning ticket was sold in New Jersey. The jackpot resets to $40 million for...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 1:03 PM
If you miss out on the Powerball jackpot, don't despair. Seminole Casino Hollywood on Friday will run the “Lucky Lotto Losers” second chance sweepstakes, giving out $4,000 in cash and free play.
Visitors who bring in their losing...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 8:51 AM
The Florida Lottery announced that it sold one winning ticket to Wednesday night's $6 million drawing, which yielded the numbers 1-10-17-19-22-31.
It was sold in Orlando. The location was Publix, 11955 East Colonial Drive.
I could go on a spiel...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Those of you playing the FLORIDA LOTTO Fan-Tastic College Football promotion game have been derailed by the Powerball surge, but take heart: it's going to be OK.
The Florida Lottery's website went down at about 11 last night, due to the rush of...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 5:59 AM
Powerball and Florida Lotto continued their recent cold streak, but Fantasy 5 yielded two big winners, including one in Hialeah.
Powerball's numbers were 5-6-13-36-50, with a Powerball of 13. The Florida Lotto was 3-8-9-12-33-52. Neither has hit in about...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 9:34 AM
The Florida Lotto apparently saved up for a rainy day: The biggest Lotto of the year hit Saturday night, with the winning ticket being sold in Homestead.
Tropical Supermarket, 28945 S. Dixie Highway, sold the winning ticket, which is worth $21 million....
| Apr 26, 2012
| 3:22 AM
Powerball ended its one-month dry spell, with someone hitting for $173 million.
The winning ticket was sold in Pennsylvania. Lottery officials will announce later today the exact location of the sale.
The numbers (which you didn't have) were: 4-25-29-...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 12:27 PM
It's really not a surprise that the Florida Lottery broke records for most sales in a day and most sales in a week, but here are the numbers:
Floridians spent $49.7 million last Wednesday (Nov. 28) on lottery tickets, with $35.8 million of that for...