2010 January 23 Gambling News, Events and Happenings
As employment and retail spending numbers are down, Colorado casinos say they had a positive revenues in 2009. Revenue for the casinos has gone up by about $19 million for 2009 from the previous year.
Central Ohio’s new political guessing game: How will voters in the rest of Ohio feel about a change of address for the casino in Columbus?
By Bob Johnson The Associated Press MONTGOMERY | Gov. Bob Riley and VictoryLand casino owner Milton McGregor gave conflicting versions Friday of how and when Riley learned that his anti-gambling task force chief was playing slots in Mississippi.
Western suburbs started planning last week to join forces to address concerns about casinos. Known for their rigid independence and fierce sovereignty, Massachusetts communities are usually suspicious of regionalization. But the possibility of a resort-style casino in Milford, or Marlborough, has communities thinking there is power in numbers.
A member of Maryland’s slot machine commission wants lawmakers to consider adding table games — such as poker, blackjack and craps — to the state’s slots sites.
Officials say closing a key Lake County bridge serving casinos, a steel mill and other businesses is costing Indiana tax revenues amid other financial losses. Majestic Star Casino Vice President Jaso…
The Tri-State Civitan Club hosted a holiday bingo event for individuals from Arc, Star Community and other groups at the North American Rod and Gun Club in Hagerstown recently.
In many poker tournaments the first day is split into separate flights; the second such flight wrapped up at the EPT recently.
Columbus officials and civic leaders on the West Side are still hopeful that a new casino will be built in the old Delphi auto parts plant on West Broad Street.