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.
Gettysburg Group Loses Bid For Casino License Near Historic BattlefieldA group seeking to place a casino near the historic battlefield was among the losing applicants today as the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board awarded the state’s last currently available casino license to a resort near Pittsburgh.
Parx Casino Expands With More Table GamesThere are not only more table games,but there are new games for gamblers to play inside the "Parx East" building, which is where the racetrack is located.
October Revenue From Table Games FallsDespite a decrease in revenues from October to November, the executive director of the Gaming Control Board says trends for table games in Pennsylvania casinos are good.
Pa. Gaming Board: Too Early to Analyze Table Game $$$