February 27, 2012
$155,403.50 in High Tier Prizes Paid Out in 2 Days
There have been big wins for Rhode Island Lottery players over the past couple of days.
7 7 5 5 was the winning combination from yesterday's Daily Numbers drawing. A gentleman from Providence played $.50 wagers on 20 different combination Tickets and ended up winning a total of $58,340! He will give some to his eight children and also go on a cruise to Mexico. Barbosa Liquors on 963 Narragansett Boulevard in Providence sold the winning Ticket.
Madeline Antonaccio of West Warwick walked out of Lottery Headquarters $40,000 richer from the Instant Ticket Silver & Gold. Madeline plans on giving some to her granddaughter towards a down payment on a house, some to her other granddaughter towards a cruise and the rest will go to her daughter to help pay off some of her bills. The Cumberland Farms on Tiogue Avenue in Coventry sold the winning Ticket.
A gentleman from North Providence also had a big Instant Ticket win. He claimed $20,000 from the Black Diamonds Instant Ticket he purchased at Cumberland Farms on Mineral Spring Avenue in North Providence. He plans on putting his winnings towards a new roof. There are 3 top prizes of $20,000 left on this Ticket.
Anthony Cattani from Cranston claimed the winning $27,063.50 Wild Money ticket he purchased at A T Casali Liquors in Cranston. Anthony plans on enjoying it with his two children ages 18 and 16 years old.
Million Dollar Raffle
A gentleman from Warwick finally cashed in his winning $10,000 Million Dollar Raffle Ticket from the New Year's Eve drawing. He plans to put the money towards his wife's IRA. The 7-Eleven at 2078 West Shore Road in Warwick sold the winning Ticket.