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$55,503 Winning Lottery Ticket Sold at South Mountain Market in West Orange

Cynthia Cumming

Thursday, February 13, 2014 • 12:40am

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The South Mountain Market at 581 Northfield Ave. in West Orange sold one of three winning Jersey Cash 5 Lottery tickets for $55,503 on Feb. 8. In addition to the Essex County winner, the Burlington County winning ticket was sold at Acme Markets #7973, 2200 Mt. Holly Rd., Burlington, and the Sussex County ticket was bought at Quick Chek #43, 270 Route 23 South, Sussex.

Executive Director Carole Hedinger noted that the three winning tickets were the only ones sold for Saturday’s drawing that matched all five numbers drawn. The winning numbers were: 16, 21, 34, 37 and 38.
 
“We are thrilled that the winning jackpot tickets were sold at Acme Markets #7973, South Mountain Market and Quick Chek #43,” said Hedinger. “For selling these tickets, each retailer will receive a bonus check for $2,000. Overnight, they have become three more ‘lucky locations’ for the very fortunate lottery winners.”
 
2,672 other players won $81,230 in cash prizes in the Saturday drawing; for correctly picking four numbers, 81 players won cash prizes of $587 each, and for correctly matching three numbers, 2,591 players won $13.00 each.
 
 
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