04/17/12 Joe Cho hit the Rhode Island Mega Millions Lottery for a $250,000 jackpot. The East Greenwich Farms on Main Street in East Greenwich sold this winning lotto ticket.
03/12/12 New $2 Lucky for Life Game lotto ticket go on sale this month. The 6 New England States of: Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island will now offer this lotto. Lucky for Life tickets will cost $2 each. Jackpot will be a chance to win up to $1,000 a day for life. Basic play instructions are pick 5 numbers 1 thru 40 and one Lucky Ball in the range of 1-21.
03/06/12 Louise White a 81 year woman won that huge $336.4 million Powerball jackpot. She kept the actual winning ticket in her bible until she claimed her winning today. 'I wanted to say that I am very happy and I'm very proud and this will make my family very happy, We are truly blessed. Thank you.' She bought this winning ticket at a Newport Stop & Shop supermarket. She played 3 tickets with random numbers for a $9 bet.
02/13/12 This morning it was announced that the $336.4 million winning Powerball ticket was sold at a Stop & Shop supermarket at 250 Bellevue Ave. in Newport, R.I.
01/15/12 Hala Abdellatif of Providence hit the Rhode Island Powerball lottery for a $10,000 payout. The C-Town Supermarket in Pawtucket sold this winning lotto ticket.
12/21/11 Roland Harel of Coventry hit the PowerBall lotto for a $200,000 jackpot. The Richard's Pub in East Greenwich sold this winning lotto ticket.
03/02/11 Mike Galvin of Warwick, RI won $26,040 on the Daily Numbers lottery. The Shree Maa store in Cranston sold this winning lotto ticket.
From Interstate 95 South: Take Exit 14B to Route 37W toward Cranston. Stay in right lane to take Exit 3 to Pontiac Avenue. Turn left onto Pontiac Avenue and continue for ½ mile. The Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters is on the right. From Interstate 95 North: Take Exit 14B to Route 37W toward Cranston. Get in right lane to take Exit 3 to Pontiac Avenue. Turn left onto Pontiac Avenue and continue for 1/2 mile. The Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters is on the right. Visitor and handicapped parking is available near the entrance to the building.