PA Casino Operator Sues To Block Mini-Casinos, Then Wins Bidding For First OneThe first auction for the right to build one of ten “mini-casinos” authorized by a new Pennsylvania law has produced a curious result.
Pennsylvania Casino Regulators Hand Down Record FinesPennsylvania's casino gambling regulators are hitting casinos with record fines for what they call failing to follow internal controls and doing business with unlicensed vendors.
Auctions For Pa Mini-Casino Licenses Set; Dozens of Local Municipalities Opt OutPennsylvania gambling regulators will hold an auction Jan. 10 for the state's existing casino owners to bid on the first of 10 licenses to operate a miniature casino somewhere else in the state.
Most Pennsylvania Casinos Oppose Video Gaming TerminalsMost of Pennsylvania’s casinos are again voicing their opposition to possible legalization of thousands of video gaming terminals in taverns, restaurants and clubs and other locations.
Table Games Boost Pennsylvania Casino Revenues To New High In 2016Gross revenues at Pennsylvania’s casinos topped $3.2-billion in 2016, up about 1.25 percent from the year before.
Pa. Lawmakers Hear From Casino Execs About How to Protect the Gambling Industry HereA Pennsylvania House committee charged with overseeing casino gambling within the commonwealth held a pair of hearings in our region, looking into ways to keep the industry more competitive.
Pa. Slots Revenue Down Nearly Four Percent vs. 2012Presque Isle Casino, in Erie, experienced the biggest drop in gross slots revenue -- more than 13 percent -- followed by Harrah’s Philadelphia, down almost 10 percent.
PA Slot Machine Revenue Decreases Slightly In Fiscal YearFor the first time since they opened, Pennsylvania casinos have recorded a fiscal year-to-year drop in gross revenues from slot machine play.
Pennsylvania Casinos Have Record Month For Slots In MarchThe $233-million dollars in gross slots revenue for March was the highest for any month since the state’s tenth full-size casino opened, or any month since legalized gaming began in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Outstrips New Jersey In Gambling For First Time EverIn November, Pennsylvania casinos outperformed Atlantic City’s facilities in overall gross revenue.
Pa Gaming Chief: Move Investigations To AG The new head of the board that regulates Pennsylvania casinos says he favors moving the board’s investigation unit into the state attorney general’s office.
Pennsylvania Rakes In Most Casino Tax Revenue In The CountryFor a second straight year, Pennsylvania ranks first in the nation when it comes to tax revenue generated by casinos.