The New York Lottery announced that a second-prize-winning ticket for the July 18 Mega Millions drawing was sold in Ithaca.
The ticket, worth $1 million, was sold at Mirabito #45-Ithaca, located at 600 N Fulton Street. The Mega Millions game draws numbers from a pool ranging from one to 70, while the Mega Ball is drawn from a separate pool of one to 25. The drawings are broadcast every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m.
The New York Lottery, North America’s largest and most profitable lottery, made significant contributions to the state’s education sector in the fiscal year 2021-22. It provided a substantial $3.6 billion to support education across New York State, continuing its legacy of substantial financial aid to the state’s education system.
Alongside these announcements, the lottery reminds New Yorkers that help is available for those struggling with gambling addiction. Assistance can be found at NYProblemGamblingHelp.org or by contacting the confidential HOPEline at 1-877-846-7369. Text support is also available by messaging HOPENY (467369), though standard text rates may apply.
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