NorCal cleans up.....this year Edit: still winning icon_confused.gif

Not only within hours of each other and the same state, but the wealthiest area in the entire state of CA totaling a little more than $240 Million, If the odds of winning any lottery are huge, then what just happened here? What are the odds that this could happen given the amount of participation in the entire US? I am bewildered at this weeks lottery outcome so far, 38 million people in CA, 25 million are in the southern part of the state, odds should favor SoCal icon_confused.gif


Powerball 2/24
San Mateo CA $228 Million
Fresno CA $1.2 Million

Super Lotto 2/23
Stockton CA $11 Million

Milpitas CA
San Jose CA

Super Lotto 10/8 ($11 Million 2 winners)
San Bruno CA $5.5 Million
Dixon CA $5.5 Million

Sole winning Powerball lottery ticket sold at San Mateo market
http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_26602205/winning-powerball-lottery-ticket-sold-at-san-mateo

The Bay Area is kind of a hot spot right now," Traverso said. "This would be the third winner in the past year that has hit it big."

In April, B. Raymond Buxton, bought the sole winning ticket for a $425 million Powerball jackpot at a Chevron station off Dixon Landing Road in Milpitas.

In December, a delivery driver named Steve Tran bought a winning Mega Millions ticket from an East San Jose gift shop.