2006 February 23 Gambling News, Events and Happenings
Nevada gambling regulators have taken another step toward approval of hand-held, wireless gambling devices that would expand the areas in casinos where gamblers can place bets, even to buffet lines or poolside chaise lounges.
Heineken USA is finally bringing out a light beer with the Heineken name in an effort to capitalize on the growth of light beers.
LAS VEGAS, Nevada (AP) — Casino giant MGM Mirage Inc weathered the closure of its hurricane-battered resort in Mississippi to post a 31 percent increase in fourth-quarter earnings Thursday.
Caesars Palace’s poker room in Las Vegas will have a busy next couple of weeks, welcoming everyone from racing car drivers to poker royalty at two high-profile events .
LAS VEGAS—-Feb. 23, 2006–Station Casinos, Inc. today announced it has agreed to issue $300 million of 6 5/8% senior subordinated notes due March 15, 2018. The offering was priced at 99.5 to yield 6.69%.
The Pittsburgh Penguins’ deal with casino operator Isle of Capri forbids the team from saying a word to anybody about backup plans for a new arena — even Gov. Ed Rendell.
(BILOXI, Mississippi) February 23 - It’s been almost 6 months since Hurricane Katrina destroyed the casinos along the Gulf Coast. While three casinos have already opened their doors, gaming officials expect many more to be open by the end of the year.
Have you ever had one of those nights where you get on the freeway, absolutely convinced that you’re going to park for an hour .
BUCKEYE LAKE — The Annual Basket Bingo fundraiser, sponsored by the Lakewood Band Boosters, will be March 4 at the Tri-County Dive and Rescue Team Hall on Ohio 79 South, Buckeye Lake.