Second TAKE-5 winner in a week sold in Greater Ronkonkoma area


Not one, but two lucky TAKE-5 top-prize winners were sold in the Greater Ronkonkoma area.

The first was sold at Stop & Shop in Holbrook for the April 1 drawing. It totaled $32,400.50.

Then two days later, for the April 3 drawing, the New York Lottery announced someone bought a top-prize ticket at Showcase Wines & Spirits in Ronkonkoma.

That purse was worth $22,584.50. There were two other winners that drawing in Brooklyn and Henrietta (Monroe County) who also won $22,584.50.

The Lottery encourages everyone who bought a New York Lottery draw game ticket, to check their tickets again, as they could be holding a winner. Tickets expire one year after the game’s drawing.

The winners may claim the tickets at any one of the Lottery’s Customer Service Centers statewide, including the Long Island office at 45 South Service Road, Plainview, NY 11803 or at Resorts World Casino New York City, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd., Jamaica, NY 11420. To learn more about how to redeem a prize, click here.

Top: Exterior shot of Showcase Wines & Spirits in Ronkonkoma (credit: Google Maps).