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2014-03-20 16:22:54

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development announced today that the Commonwealth Financing Authority will begin accepting applications for the PA Small Water and Sewer Program to support smaller projects to improve public water supply and sanitary sewer systems. "Having up-to-date water and sewer systems and facilities is critical to both economic growth and public safety," Secretary Alan Walker...

2014-01-03 12:23:51

Players over 18 Invited to Visit Lottery Booth at Farm Show Complex HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Moola" is the new, cow-themed, $1 Pennsylvania Lottery instant game paying tribute to the Pennsylvania Farm Show. It is available at the Farm Show and at Lottery retailers statewide. Moola offers 20 top prizes of $5,000 and players can win up to five times on each ticket. Scratch to reveal a "COWBELL" (CWBELL) symbol and win the prize shown under it. Reveal...

2013-12-31 16:22:21

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Visitors to the 2014 Pennsylvania Farm Show can enter their photographs from this year's show in the annual photo contest and win prizes. "Each Farm Show brings a new set of memories to capture and share," Agriculture Secretary George Greig said. "Don't miss the chance to show off your best 2014 Farm Show snapshot and compete for cash and a VIP parking space." Anyone visiting the show is eligible, and the top three entries will be...

2013-11-15 12:22:32

Offers More than $5 Million in Total Prizes, Including Four $1 Million Top Prizes MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ticket sales began today for the 17th Millionaire Raffle, offering the Pennsylvania Lottery's best odds for winning a $1 million prize. Overall, the game offers 6,000 cash prizes totaling more than $5 million. Each $20 ticket offers a 1-in-125,000 chance of winning $1 million, and there are four top prizes of that amount. The overall odds of...

2013-10-18 16:22:15

Pennsylvania's all-time ranking updated for 2013. HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's official all-time ranking of trophy big-game animals has been updated for 2013 and is available for sale from the Pennsylvania Game Commission. The new edition of the Pennsylvania Big Game Records book includes nearly 200 new entries. And to make them easier to identify, and to show where they stack up historically, entries from the 2012-13 hunting seasons...

2013-09-19 12:27:16

MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prizes totaling $7 million are up for grabs in tonight's Pennsylvania Lottery's Match 6 Lotto and Cash 5 drawings. At $6 million, tonight's Match 6 Lotto jackpot is the second-highest on record. A $6.9 million prize won in the March 23, 2007 drawing still holds the record. No one has hit the Match 6 jackpot since one ticket matched all six winning numbers in the May 13 drawing. The odds of winning the Match 6 Lotto jackpot...

2013-09-03 12:24:12

MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Match 6 Lotto jackpot has rolled to $5 million for the Thursday, Sept. 5, drawing, continuing a jackpot run that started after one ticket matched all six winning numbers in the May 13 drawing. "It's exciting for Pennsylvania Lottery players to watch the Match 6 jackpot grow to this level," said Lottery Executive Director Todd Rucci. "It's not very often that this game offers a jackpot of this magnitude." Millions of...

2013-08-27 12:26:28

Game Continues to Produce Winners as Jackpot Rises MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Lottery's own Match 6 Lotto has rolled yet again, growing to $4.6 million for the Thursday, Aug. 29, drawing. The current jackpot run started after one ticket matched all six winning numbers in the May 13 drawing. In the meantime, the game has continued to produce millions of winners. Since mid-May, Match 6 Lotto has awarded nearly $10 million in prizes...

2013-08-23 12:21:37

Jackpot is Game's Third-Highest on Record MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Lottery's Match 6 Lotto jackpot keeps rolling ever higher into record territory. The jackpot for the Monday, Aug. 26 drawing has grown to $4.3 million, the game's third-largest jackpot on record. The current jackpot run started after one ticket matched all six winning numbers in the May 13 drawing. Match 6 Lotto players should still check their tickets because the...

2013-08-22 12:24:55

MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $700,000 was among more than 75,400 prize-winning tickets sold statewide for the Wednesday, Aug. 21 drawing. The jackpot-winning ticket was sold at Westmont Beverage, 1101 Clifton Ave., Collingdale, Delaware County. The store earns a $5,000 selling bonus. It correctly matched all five balls, 05-09-24-27-38, to win a jackpot of $700,000, less 25 percent federal...