Settings

Home Site
Notification
Push Notifications
Contact Us
South Passaic Daily Voice serves Clifton, Haledon, Hawthorne, Little Falls, North Haledon, Passaic, Paterson, Prospect Park, Totowa, Wayne & Woodland Park

Menu

South Passaic Daily Voice serves Clifton, Haledon, Hawthorne, Little Falls, North Haledon, Passaic, Paterson, Prospect Park, Totowa, Wayne & Woodland Park

Nearby Towns

lifestyle

Paterson Lottery-Winner Plans Better Life For Family

A Paterson man won $1 million in the lottery.
A Paterson man won $1 million in the lottery. Photo Credit: Pixabay.com

PATERSON, N.J. – A Paterson man won $1 million in Wednesday’s Powerball drawing, according to multiple media reports.

Juan Mendez, 37, purchased the lucky ticket Wednesday at the W & R Mini Market and Deli on Nagle Street.

He said he plans to continue to work and use the winnings to make a better life for his family, according to reports.

Additional winning tickets for prizes ranging from $50,000 to $200,000 were sold in Wayne, Fort Lee and Washington Township , lottery officials announced Thursday.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

South Passaic Daily Voice!

Serves Clifton, Haledon, Hawthorne, Little Falls, North Haledon, Passaic, Paterson, Prospect Park, Totowa, Wayne & Woodland Park

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.