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Virtual Golf To Be Offered At Ocean Resort Casino

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Casino goers are preparing for not one but two new casinos to open this summer in Atlantic City. One of the casinos to be offered is the Ocean Resort Casino, a venue taking the place of the former Revel Casino. The new property will offer a casino of course, along with hotel accommodations and more … Read More

Atlantic City Casinos See Decrease In Earnings So Far In 2018

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For some time now, Atlantic City has been in a recovery period. After seeing four casinos close in 2014 and one in 2016, the area seemed to be gaining ground, with the help of online casino and poker gaming. 2017 was a good year, but after the latest figures were released by the state gaming … Read More

MGM Resorts International Sells Illinois Casino to Eldorado Resorts

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MGM Resorts International owns the Grand Victoria Casino of Elgin, Illinois and recently decided, along with their partner, to sell the property. Eldorado Resorts is the new owner, acquiring the casino for $327.5 million. The transaction between the companies is scheduled to close in one year’s time. In the deal, MGM Resorts will receive their … Read More

Resorts Casino Hotel Celebrating 40 Years In Business

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In May of 1978, the Atlantic City Boardwalk was abuzz as the Resorts Casino Hotel prepared to open for business. The casino has been around for four decades now and continues to be a top visited spot in the region. The consistent presence of the brand in Atlantic City is a welcome sight, especially considering … Read More

Peninsula Pacific Has Plans For Tangipahoa Parish Casino

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Peninsula Pacific is a company based in Los Angeles, California that currently operates the DiamondJacks Casino & Hotel of Bossier City. The company has announced they would like to operate a casino in the Tangipahoa Parish instead of their current location and met with Hammond community members and officials this week to discuss a potential … Read More

South Dakota Gaming Commission Approves New Casino Regulations

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New rules have been approved by the South Dakota Gaming Commission, providing casinos with more regulations regarding underage individuals accessing gaming properties. Now, casinos will have to display signage at the entrances as well as on the gambling machines regarding age limits. Anyone under the age of 21 is no longer allowed to loiter on … Read More

MGM Springfield Continues Hiring Process

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Later this year, the MGM Springfield, a casino currently under construction in downtown Springfield, Massachusetts, will open, offering players a wide selection of casino gaming along with a luxury resort stay. The property is quite large and will require 3,000 employees. Right now, there are around 2,400 positions that are open at the MGM Springfield … Read More

Nevada Casinos Fare Well In February

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Casinos in the state of Nevada continue to do well, with February reports showing that revenues have moved past the $1 billion mark for two months running. The Nevada Gaming Control Board released the February revenue totals, with the Chinese New Year helping the state to earn $1.02 billion for the month. When reviewing the … Read More

New Louisiana Casino Bill Tackles Skill Levels Of Players

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Here lately, when we hear about casino legislation in the US, it centers around the creation of new gaming venues or allowing casinos to go online with internet-based play. In the state of Louisiana, a different type of legislation is up for consideration. A new bill is making the rounds involving the skill level of … Read More

Water To Land: Louisiana Casino Legislation Moves Forward

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Riverboat casinos in the state of Louisiana may soon be moving to dry land, if legislation that recently passed within a Senate committee is able to become law. A bill that would loosen regulations on riverboat casinos is gaining ground, with potential for the gaming venues to come ashore and offer even more games for … Read More

New Jersey Online Casinos Enjoy Another Record-Setting Month

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Online casino gaming has been quite successful in New Jersey, with operators setting new records month after month. New Jersey is the top state when it comes to online gaming in the US and the revenue numbers from February only reiterate that fact. In February, online gaming revenue totals came in at just over $21,990,000, … Read More

PartyPoker Casino New Jersey Migrates To Standalone Platform

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There are many online casino options available in the state of New Jersey, including PartyPoker Casino. Just recently it was announced that Party has migrated their NJ online casino to a standalone platform, with the site now being known as PartyCasino NJ. The site has changed domain names and its official name as well as … Read More

888Casino New Jersey Adds 43 New Games

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New Jersey, is one of only two states that currently offers online casino gaming in the United States, with Delaware being the only other state providing online casino games like blackjack, slots, baccarat and more. Pennsylvania will soon join the club as they have passed online casino gaming legislation but have yet to launch. Sites … Read More

Casino Career Fair Coming To AC For Veterans And Spouses

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Working with the American Legion, the New Jersey Casino Control Commission has announced a casino career fair for April 19th that will focus on hiring individuals who are active military and reservists as well as National Guardsmen and their significant others. The Casino Control Commission building located on the Boardwalk will host the event. The … Read More

Hard Rock Atlantic City Releases Signage Details

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The Hard Rock Atlantic City continues to prepare for a summer opening, with the most recent update being the release of plans for signs of the property. Welcoming customers to the casino will be several signs, including a 53-foot guitar located at the entrance of the venue. The gigantic guitar will be a replica of … Read More