Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Here is where you can buy your Powerball tickets.
The Powerball jackpot will hit $350 million for Wednesday’s drawing. Though not the largest Powerball cash payout, the jackpot is inching closer to the $384 million that was given out in November 2012 in Arizona and Missouri. If you live in Foxborough, there is no shortage of locations to buy a Powerball ticket, which costs $2. Stores on the lottery list include: Cumberlands, Express Mini Mart, Foxboro Mobil, Foxboro Shell, Foxboro Sunoco, Foxboro Wine & Spirits, Route 1 Liquior Market, Stadium Gulf, Stop & Shop and The Country Store. For a complete list of lottery agents, go to the Massachusetts State Lottery site. TELL US: We want to know – if you were to win the $350 million jackpot, what is the first thing you would buy with your …
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Massachusetts is one of 42 states that play Powerball. Did you have any of the winning numbers?
5-16-22-23-29-6. If you had all six numbers (and you had the six in the all-important "power ball" spot), then you won all or a share of $579,900,000. Then again, if you won all or part of $579,900,000, you aren't reading this right now. You're shopping for mansions in Marblehead, driving the Bugatti you bought first thing Thursday morning to get there. The above numbers were the winners in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing. It's one of the biggest lottery payouts in history, and as of 11:59 p.m. Wednesday night, there was no word on a winner. Check the Powerball website to see if anyone won, or if they're letting it ride for an even bigger payout on Saturday. Don't tear those tickets up if you missed all six numbers. If you got some …
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
As no one has won Powerball for 16 consecutive tries, the estimated jackpot for Wednesday’s drawing is $550 million. Tell us in the comments what you would do if you won.
The $550 million question being asked everywhere this week is what would you do if you won the Powerball jackpot Wednesday? For the last two months, no one has been lucky to win the Powerball lottery. So Wednesday's estimated jackpot is $500 million – the largest jackpot in Powerball history. Powerball is pulled Wednesdays and Fridays and is played in 42 states, including Massachusetts and all six New England states. According to Powerball, the odds of winning the jackpot is 1 in 175 million. The odds of getting all 5 numbers and not the Powerball, earning $1 million, is 1 in 5 million. We took to Facebook to see what Patch readers would do if they won $500 million. Here’s what they had to say: So Foxborough, we want to know … what would …
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
With the jackpot at $500 million, here is where you can buy your ticket.
Half a billion dollars can be yours for the price of one Powerball ticket ($2). That's right, the Powerball jackpot is currently at $500 million - the largest jackpot in Powerball history - and people all over the country are scrambling to buy their ticket before the drawing Wednesday night. If you live in Foxborough, there is no shortage of locations to buy a ticket, which costs $2. Stores on the lottery lists are Cumberlands, Express Mini Mart, Foxboro Mobil, Foxboro Shell, Foxboro Sunoco, Foxboro Wine & Spirits, Route 1 Liquior Market, Stadium Gulf, Stop & Shop and The Country Store. For more information, click here. What would you do with $500 million? Tell us in the comments section!