New Jersey

August 10, 2017

NO WINNER IN POWERBALL JACKPOT; NOW TWO APPROACH $400 MILLION

There were no winners in the Powerball last night, which pushes the jackpot towards $356 million. The Powerball now joins the Mega Millions with a huge jackpot; Friday night’s drawing in the Mega Millions will be worth about $382 million. ##
August 9, 2017

MEGA MILLIONS JACKPOT ROLLS OVER AGAIN, NEARS $400 MILLION

There were no winners in the Mega Millions lottery jackpot last night. New Jersey Lottery officials believe the estimated top prize is now a projected $382 million. Four second prize tickets were sold for last night’s drawing; none of them in New Jersey. ##
August 8, 2017

POWERBALL JACKPOT SWELLS TO OVER $300 MILLION FOR WEDNESDAY DRAWING

The Powerball jackpot will be worth over $300 million when the drawing is held on Wednesday night. The cash option for the big jackpot will be in excess of $193 million; there have been no Powerball winners in about two months. ##
August 7, 2017

CHRISTIE SIGNS LAW MAKING NEW JERSEY “GARDEN STATE”

The Garden State is now officially the Garden State. Governor Christie signed a new bill into law Monday that officially designates New Jersey as the “Garden State” with the official slogan now on the books. A girl scout troop noticed that New Jersey hadn’t put the slogan officially on the books even though it’s been [...]