St. Patrick's Day Brings Luck To Northwest Indiana Resident

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What game did you win and how much did you win? 

St. Patrick’s Day Millionaire raffle - $100,000 

Where did you purchase the winning ticket? 

Al’s Tap located at 21916 Lincoln Highway in Lynwood, Ill.

How often do you play? 

I play the Lottery on a regular basis, mainly Mega Millions, Powerball, Lotto and Little Lotto. 

How did you find out you won? 

As I was leaving work, I called a friend to see if she would check the winning numbers for me. She looked up the numbers for me online and as I listened, I realized I had one of the winning tickets and had won $100,000. 

What do you plan to do with the winnings? 

I plan to pay off a few bills and take a trip to California sometime in the future.


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