City Council's Final Session Of Term Is Do Or Die For Some Significant LegislationPhiladelphia City Council will meet Thursday for the final time this session. Some major bills are expected to pass and other measures are likely to die as a result of inaction.
Residents Near Possible Casino Location In South Philly Express DispleasureIt was a heated meeting Wednesday night in South Philadelphia as residents, in a loud voice, expressed their concerns over the possibility.
Harrah's Speaks Out Against Another Philadelphia CasinoHarrah's Casino in Chester is speaking out against plans to open another casino in Philadelphia, saying the region's gambling industry is already coping with a two-year slide in revenues.
Philadelphia Casino Applicants Face Background ScrutinyAfter initial review of the six applications for Philadelphia's second casino license, the state gaming board has identified more than 50 main players associated with the projects and that number is expected to grow as the proposals move forward.
Foxwoods Investors: Pa. Gaming Board Denied Us Due ProcessIn a brief filed with the court yesterday, Foxwoods’ local investors contend that without calling a single witness to testify, the Gaming Control Board, “remarkably and erroneously” revoked their license.