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Polka King strikes it rich

Every now and then good things happen to polka accordion players. I heard on the radio this morning that 81 year old Walter Ostanek, known as Canada’s Polka King, … 44 more words

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$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold In Hyannis

HYANNIS (CBS) — Nobody won Saturday night’s Powerball jackpot drawing–but a ticket sold on Cape Cod won somebody $1 million.

That $1 million ticket was sold at AM/PM Convenience on Bearses Way in Hyannis. 36 more words


$1 Million Mega Millions Ticket Sold At Massachusetts Store

SHARON (CBS) – No Massachusetts residents won the $540 million Mega Millions jackpot. But someone in Sharon still has plenty to celebrate.

A Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million was sold at Cumberland Farms on South Main Street in Sharon. 27 more words


Continual Progess

The belief that humankind is in a continual state of self-improvement.

Can you believe that the first time humankind recorded the notion of continual progress was about 700BCE? 961 more words

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Illinois Woman Wins '$2,500 a Week for Life'

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – An Illinois woman who works in Missouri bought a Missouri Lottery ticket that will put her on easy street.

Tanya Kinney, 61, won the top prize on a “$2,500 a Week for Life” Scratchers ticket she purchased at Village Café, 800 Market Street, in St. 95 more words


When they had to win - Powerball Winner

On May 7, 2016, a New Jersey family that bought a ticket to $429.6 million Powerball jackpot publicly announced they are the winners at a press conference. 168 more words