A Bay Area convenience store that sold the sole winning ticket to the $425 million Powerball jackpot received a $1 million check on Thursday, as state lottery officials waited for the winner of the one of the largest jackpots in U.S. history to come forward.
The owner of a gift store in East San Jose where a person bought a lottery ticket to split a $648 million Mega Millions jackpot was awarded $1
million by the California State Lottery, a lottery spokeswoman said.
A Fremont couple down on their luck is reeling after realizing they were the winners of a $52 million lottery draw, California lottery officials said Friday.
An Antioch man is now $250,000 richer after purchasing a winning Scratchers ticket, state lottery officials said Friday.
The winning numbers were 2-4-23-38-46, Mega Ball 23. Five players who bought lottery tickets in the Bay Area — along with 24 other tickets bought in California — won nearly $230,000 each by matching five of six numbers
An East Bay retiree won big in Saturday night’s lottery draw, adding $11 million to her retirement fund, California Lottery officials said.