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Buena Truck Stop Sells Another Winning Ticket and New Jersey Lottery Instant Game Players Claim More than
$3.3 Million in Top-tier Prizes in March

TRENTON, NJ – (April 16, 2014) -The lucky Buena Truck Stop sold a million dollar winning $100,000,000 Spectacular instant game ticket to Theresa Gray in March. The Atlantic County retailer, located at 760 Harding Way, Buena, also sold Darryl and Judy Smith a $30 million jackpot winning Mega Millions ticket for the May 31, 2013 drawing. Read more >>

 

 

New Jersey Lottery 2014 Million Dollar Replay Semi-finalist Winners Announced

TRENTON, NJ – (April 7, 2014) - New Jersey Lottery held the First Quarterly Drawing of the 2014 Million Dollar Replay program. The program gives New Jersey Lottery players the opportunity to win one of fifteen top prizes in a grand prize drawing. Throughout the year, four semifinalist drawings are held where 100 entrants are chosen as finalists for the grand prize drawing. The first quarterly drawing semi-finalist winner's list is now posted on the NJLottery.net website. The process continues as the semi-finalists submit their winning tickets to Lottery staff for verification.
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Don't Be the April Fool Who Missed Out on $250,000

TRENTON, NJ – (April 1, 2014) - Carole Hedinger, NJ Lottery executive director, announced that a New Jersey Lottery player has not claimed their second prizewinning ticket worth $250,000, from the Friday, April 5, 2013 Mega Millions drawing. She said that the ticket will expire on Saturday, April 5, 2014 if not validated.
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New Jersey Lottery Contributed One Billion Dollars to the State In Fiscal Year 2013 Supporting Vital Programs and Institutions

TRENTON, NJ – (March 28, 2014) - The New Jersey Lottery Executive Director, Carole Hedinger, and State Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff have released the Lottery revenue recipients' distribution report for Fiscal Year 2013. The report details the disbursement of the $1.08 billion the Lottery provided to support State institutions and programs in Fiscal Year 2013.
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New Jersey Lottery Instant Game Players Claimed Top-tier Prizes Valued at More than $6.17 Million in February

TRENTON, NJ – (March 11, 2014) - New Jersey Lottery instant game players scratched and claimed top-tier annuity prizes valued at more than $6.17 million during February. There were 29 claims for the month including $1,000,000 claims for each of the following games: one $150 Million Cash Spectacular; one $100,000,000 Spectacular; two Diamond Spectaculars; and one Merry Millionaire. 
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New Jersey Lottery's Most Popular Online Game Offers Players Even More Ways to Win Cash with the Pick-3 Green Ball Double Draw Promotion

TRENTON, NJ – (March 7, 2014) - The Pick-3 game is one of New Jersey Lottery's longest running games and also the most popular game with players. Since its inception in 1977 the game has maintained its position as a top ticket seller and ranks first in sales among all online games including the multi-state games. Spring is a favorite time of year for the Pick-3 players because the "Green Ball Double Draw" promotion provides them with more opportunities to win cash. The promotion will run from March 10 through March 30.   Read more >>

 

 

An Unclaimed Million Dollar Ticket from the Celebrated New Jersey Powerball Jackpot Winning Draw is Due to Expire

TRENTON, NJ – (March 5, 2014) - The excitement of a New Jersey Powerball Jackpot winner spread across the country in a matter of hours after the draw. The media was at the selling retailer location the following day when Pedro Quezada discovered that he was the holder of the $338.3 million ticket. Perhaps all the media attention surrounding the jackpot winner distracted the million dollar ticket holder from checking their ticket and making their significant claim. The claim clock is now ticking because if it is not validated by March 23, 2014 the ticket will expire.   Read more >>

 

 

It’s Snowing Winners at the New Jersey Lottery Million Dollar Replay Winners Claim Their Cash Prizes

TRENTON, NJ – (February 21, 2014) – The New Jersey Lottery added lots of green to the typically red heart and flower adornments on February 14th when it held the 2013 Million Dollar Replay Grand Prize Drawing. After the live drawing, the 15 top prizewinners were telephoned and informed of the news. Some of the calls were initially met with skepticism but once the recipients felt confident in the news, some shed tears but ultimately their excited laughter led to gratitude. The top three winners were invited to Lottery Headquarters on February 18th to claim their prizes.   Read more >>

 

 

New Jersey Lottery Instant Game Players Claimed More Than $8.79 Million in Top-tier Prizes in January

TRENTON, NJ – (February 20, 2014) – New Jersey Lottery instant game players scratched and claimed top-tier prizes valued at more than $8.79 million during January. There were 121 claims for the month including two $100,000,000 Spectacular $1,000,000 claims, one Diamond Spectacular $1,000,000 claim and two Merry Millionaire $1,000,000 claims. There was one $1,000 a Week for Life ticket claimed and one $500 a Week for Life ticket claimed.   Read more >>

 

 

New Jersey Lottery Turns Trash into Cash with the Million Dollar Replay
Million Dollar Replay Winners Announced

TRENTON, NJ – (February 14, 2014) – New Jersey Lottery held the Grand Prize Drawing of the 2013 Million Dollar Replay program and announced the winners of the top prizes including the $1,000,000 Grand Prize. The drawing is a culmination of the year-long program that provides instant ticket game players with the opportunity to turn their non-winning tickets into a second opportunity to win big money. There is one lucky $1,000,000 Grand Prize winner along with two $100,000 winners, three $50,000 winners, four $25,000 winners, and five $10,000 winners. All of the other finalists receive a $250 consolation prize.   Read more >>

 

Release Date
Subject
April 22, 2014 $13 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $13 Million for April 24th Drawing
April 21, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $150,000,000
April 21, 2014 Mega Millions Rolls to $48 Million - One $10,000 and One $5,000 NJ Winners
April 21, 2014 CAMDEN, HUDSON AND UNION COUNTY WINNERS SPLIT THE $74,814 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 21, 2014 $12.6 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $12.6 Million for April 21st Drawing
April 17, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $128,000,000
April 17, 2014 MIDDLESEX COUNTY WINNER WINS $69,145 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 16, 2014 Buena Truck Stop Sells Another Winning Ticket and New Jersey Lottery Instant Game Players Claim More than $3.3 Million in Top-tier Prizes in March
April 16, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $38 MILLION
April 16, 2014 PASSAIC COUNTY WINNER WINS $71,631 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 15, 2014 $12.1 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $12.1 Million for April 17th Drawing
April 15, 2014 MONMOUTH AND WARREN COUNTY WINNERS SPLIT $73,154 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 14, 2014 Mega Millions Rolls to $28 Million - Two $5,000 NJ Winners
April 14, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $110,000,000
April 14, 2014 HUDSON, MONMOUTH AND SUSSEX COUNTY WINNERS SPLIT $468,282 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 14, 2014 ESSEX COUNTY WINNER WINS $61,193 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 11, 2014 $11.6 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $11.6 Million for April 14th Drawing
April 10, 2014 One $10,000 New Jersey Lottery Ticket Sold as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $94,000,000
April 9, 2014 MIDDLESEX AND PASSAIC COUNTY WINNERS SPLIT $291,058 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 9, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $20 MILLION
April 8, 2014 $11.3 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $11.3 Million for April 10th Drawing
April 7, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $80,000,000
April 7, 2014 ONE HUDSON COUNTY JERSEY CASH 5 TICKET WINS THE $169,346 JACKPOT
April 7, 2014 California Jackpot Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold and One $5,000 NJ Winner
April 7, 2014 New Jersey Lottery 2014 Million Dollar Replay Semi-finalist Winners Announced
April 4, 2014 $10.9 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $10.9 Million for April 7th Drawing
April 4, 2014 ESSEX AND HUDSON COUNTY WINNERS SPLIT $76,566 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 3, 2014 Three $10,000 New Jersey Lottery Tickets Sold as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $70,000,000
April 3, 2014 BERGEN COUNTY WINNER WINS $69,667 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 2, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $30 MILLION
April 2, 2014 HUDSON COUNTY WINNER WINS $72,454 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 1, 2014 Don't Be the April Fool Who Missed Out on $250,000
April 1, 2014 BERGEN COUNTY WINNER WINS $453,682 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
April 1, 2014 $10.3 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $10.3 Million for April 3rd Drawing
March 31, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $60,000,000
March 31, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $20 MILLION - TWO $5,000 NJ WINNERS
March 28, 2014 CAMDEN COUNTY WINNER WINS $298,416 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 28, 2014 $9.7 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $9.7 Million for March 31st Drawing
March 28, 2014 New Jersey Lottery Contributed One Billion Dollars to the State In Fiscal Year 2013 Supporting Vital Programs and Institutions
March 27, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $50,000,000
March 26, 2014 New York Lottery Ticket Wins $20 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot
March 25, 2014 $9.4 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $9.4 Million for March 27th Drawing
March 25, 2014 ESSEX COUNTY WINNER WINS $443,858 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 24, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $20 MILLION - TWO $5,000 NJ WINNERS
March 24, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Won in Missouri - New Jersey Sells One $10,000 Winning Ticket
March 21, 2014 $9 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $9 Million for March 24th Drawing
March 21, 2014 BERGEN, MIDDLESEX AND OCEAN COUNTY WINNERS SPLIT $72,870 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 20, 2014 One $1,000,000 New Jersey Lottery Ticket Sold as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $96,000,000
March 20, 2014 MIDDLESEX COUNTY WINNER
WINS $301,400 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 19, 2014 Florida and Maryland Lottery Tickets Win Third Largest Mega Millions Jackpot in History - Eight $5,000 New Jersey Winners
March 18, 2014 $8.6 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $8.6 Million for March 24th Drawing
March 17, 2014 FIVE WINNERS FROM BERGEN, ESSEX, HUDSON, HUNTERDON AND MONMOUTH COUNTIES SPLIT THE $674,305 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 17, 2014 One $10,000 New Jersey Lottery Ticket Sold as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $80,000,000
March 17, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $400 MILLION - ONE $15,000 AND THREE $5,000 NJ WINNERS
March 14, 2014 $8.2 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $8.2 Million for March 17th Drawing
March 13, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $70,000,000
March 12, 2014 MONMOUTH COUNTY WINNER
WINS $71,441 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 12, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $353 MILLION - ONE $20,000 AND SEVEN $5,000 NJ WINNERS
March 11, 2014 New Jersey Lottery Instant Game Players Claimed Top-tier Prizes Valued at More than $6.17 Million in February
March 11, 2014 $7.8 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $7.8 Million for March 13th Drawing
March 11, 2014 HUDSON COUNTY WINNER
WINS $673,312 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 10, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $309 MILLION - ONE $20,000 AND SIX $5,000 NJ WINNERS
March 10, 2014 One $2,000,000 and One $10,000 New Jersey Lottery Tickets Sold as the Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $60,000,000
March 7, 2014 The New Jersey Lottery's Most Popular Online Game Offers Players Even More Ways to Win Cash with the Pick-3 Green Ball Double Draw Promotion
March 7, 2014 $7.4 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $7.4 Million for March 10th Drawing
March 6, 2014 ESSEX COUNTY WINNER WINS $292,498 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 6, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $50,000,000
March 5, 2014 An Unclaimed Million Dollar Ticket from the Celebrated New Jersey Powerball Jackpot Winning Draw is Due to Expire
March 5, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $270 MILLION - ONE $10,000 AND EIGHT $5,000 NJ WINNERS
March 4, 2014 NJ Lottery, Council on Compulsive Gambling and NJ Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services Mark Problem Gambling Awareness Month
March 4, 2014 ATLANTIC COUNTY WINNER WINS $66,877 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 4, 2014 BERGEN COUNTY WINNER WINS $76,544 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 4, 2014 BURLINGTON COUNTY WINNER WINS $69,390 JERSEY CASH 5 JACKPOT
March 4, 2014 MEGA MILLIONS ROLLS TO $240 MILLION - ONE $20,000 AND THREE $5,000 NJ WINNERS
March 4, 2014 $7 MILLION MORE REASONS TO PLAY PICK 6 LOTTO - Lotto Jackpot Rolls to $7 Million for March 6th Drawing
March 4, 2014 Powerball Jackpot Won in California - New Jersey Sells Three $10,000 Winning Tickets

NJ Lottery Press Conferences

Check out the Lottery's recent press conferences with photos and video coverage.

 

NJ Lottery, Council on Compulsive Gambling and NJ Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services Mark Problem Gambling Awareness Month
(March 4, 2014)

   

Two Times the Luck for One New Jersey
Lottery Player

(January 17, 2014)

Videos:
 
  Press B-Roll Video
   

New Jersey Lottery And Wawa Celebrate their Statewide Partnership at Jackson Store Opening Event
(November 22, 2013)


New Jersey Lottery Introduces the Latest New Jersey Powerball Multi Millionaires Who Are Self Identified as the Ocean’s 16
(August 13, 2013)

Videos:
  Press Conference Video
  Good Morning America
  The Today Show
  NBCNews.com
  Noticias MundoFox (Spanish)

PRESS CONFERENCE at VINELAND TRUCK STOP HELP US FIND THE LATEST NJ LOTTERY MEGA MILLIONS WINNER
(June 14, 2013)

Videos:
  ABC Local News
  NBC 40 News Coverage
  examiner.com

NEW JERSEY LOTTERY RETAILER SELLS THE SOLE WINNING $338 MILLION POWERBALL TICKET
(March 25, 2013 )

Videos:
 
 

$21.5 Million PICK-6 Jackpot Winners Claim Prize at Lottery Headquarters
(July 18, 2012)


$70 Million POWERBALL Jackpot Winners Claim Prize at Lottery Headquarters
(March 26, 2012)


New Jersey Lottery Contributions Support
Vital Educational Opportunities for Young People at the Marie Katzenbach School for the Deaf

(June 12, 2012)

Schedule of Events

We love getting out and meeting New Jersey Lottery fans!. Check out where we'll be next. See ya there!

Date Event Location Time
April 25, 2014 NJ 101.5 Diner Tour Red Oak Diner
Hazlet, NJ
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
April 26 & 27, 2014 Shad Festival 2014 Lambertville, NJ 12:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
May 2, 2014 NJ 101.5 Diner Tour The Peterpank Diner
South Amboy, NJ
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Past Events

St. Patrick's Day Parade - Seaside Heights, NJ - March 8, 2014

The New Jersey Lottery was proud to be a part of the 2014 Seaside Heights St. Patrick's Day Parade! Our Street Team debuted its new van and handed our New Jersey Lottery goodies along the parade route.

 
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