For nearly 30 years, Yolanda Vega has appeared in countless news photos hugging millionaires.Read More
73-year-old Dale Farrand recently won the $10 million prize on a Cash Spectacular scratch-off ticket. The Fort Edward man seen here with lottery presenter Yolanda Vega (r), says he bought a $30 ticket at a local Cumberland Farms convenience store while buying Slim Jims snacks for his dog Boots.
Daniel Grinnell with NY Lottery presenter Yolanda Vega at the Fastrac store in Rochester where he won $3 Million.
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Winner Dimitrios Hatzisotiriou with New York Lottery official Yolanda Vega.
A former pizza maker from Greece treated himself to a birthday scratch-off ticket gift, and got the best present ever.
DOUBLE CEREMONY: Amy McGavis (L) and Maryann Nowak (R) both received their $1 million checks from NY Lottery's Yolanda Vega.
Two western New Yorkers collected million-dollar checks after the New York State Lottery officially recognized their lottery wins.
Both 59-year-old Maryann Nowak of Cheektowaga and 82-year-old Amy McGavis of Dunkirk received their prizes from their respective lottery wins at a special presentation ceremony.
The moment Port Byron resident Richard Loveless (center) shows his winning ticket. PHOTO: Sarah Jean Condon, The Citizen
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