- by Carolyne Volpe Curley / Carolyne@WestEssexNOW.com
“I’ve been playing for 30 years, since I was 18,”
said Carolyn D., a grammar school cafeteria worker.
A minimum of 30 percent of New Jersey Lottery game revenue is contributed to the state on behalf of state education and vital institutions. This month, instant ticket sales contributed more than $32 million towards those causes bringing the Fiscal Year 2015 total to nearly $172 million.