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Pennsylvania casinos reach new record for gambling revenue

Pennsylvania casinos and gaming operators in the state set a new annual record for gambling revenue. The revenue for the fiscal year 2021-2022 is $5 billion. It is 30% higher than the previous year's $3.9 billion figure. Hollywood Casino York had total revenue of $77 million for this fiscal season. The Hollywood casino at Penn National Race Course in Dauphin County had revenue increase of 51.86% over the year 2020-21.
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Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board issues fines for underage gambling, licensing issues

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#Pennsylvaniagaming regulator fines two gaming operators The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has approved fines totalling $280,825.

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The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has approved fines totalling $280,825.

PGCB reports increase in gambling revenue in July

July's gaming revenue in Pennsylvania reached $429m. Hollywood Casino Morgantown posted the biggest increase in revenue. Rivers Casino Philadelphia posted a 13.72% decline in its revenue year-over-year. Valley Forge Casino Resort posted an improvement of 17.09% in overall revenue to $41.4m, while other casinos posted contractions. Retail slot machine revenue is down 4.03% year on year. Internet gaming revenues are up 11.15%. iGaming revenue exceeds retail gambling revenue four-to-one.
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PGCB reports increase in gambling revenue in July
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Pennsylvania gambling revenue up in July despite land-based declines

Revenue for the month amounted to $429.1m (£355.8m/€421.7m). Retail slots revenue was down 4.0% year-on-year, but up 11.2% on June this year. The igaming sector revenue increased by 11% to £98.6m. Sports betting revenue rose 28.5% and video gaming terminal revenue fell 3. 7% for financial year to €3.3m, while fantasy sports contests revenue slipped 45. 3% to $27.4m for FY15.
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Pennsylvania gambling revenue up in July despite land-based declines

It Took New Casinos To Set PA Record For Slots, Tables Revenue

It took new casinos to set a new record for Pennsylvania's slot machines and table games revenue. The state's casinos generated $3.43 billion from slot machine and tables games in the last year. Online casinos and sports betting have boosted the industry. Traditional casinos have been operating since 2006. They employ nearly 15,000 people. They made a record $5.04 billion in revenue in last 12 months.
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Experts: Efforts to ban smoking in Atlantic City casinos wouldn’t succeed in Nevada

New Jersey is considering a ban on smoking in Atlantic City casinos. Nevada has just two casinos that are smoke-free. The industry is the biggest employer of jobs in Nevada. Last year, Atlantic city reported $4.7 billion in gaming revenue. More than $1.36 billion came from New Jersey's regulated internet casino sites. Gaming revenue in the market has been in a 16-year freefall. It hit a low of $2.56 billion last year. In 2006, it was $5.2 billion.
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Experts: Efforts to ban smoking in Atlantic City casinos wouldn’t succeed in Nevada
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Pennsylvania casinos see revenue up 8% to $448M in May, led by Hollywood Casino at Penn National

Pennsylvania casinos see revenue up 8% to $448M in May, led by Hollywood Casino at Penn National. The top five casinos are Parx Casino, Valley Forge Casino Resort, Wind Creek Bethlehem, Rivers Casino Philadelphia and Rivers. Sports betting is also performing well despite a slow summer season. The state industry has been reported as performing good despite the slow season, with revenue slightly down from the previous month’s results. According to Pennsylvania”s regulator, total tax revenue generated collectively through all forms of gaming was $181.6M during the month.
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Pennsylvania casinos see revenue up 8% to $448M in May, led by Hollywood Casino at Penn National
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Consistent Online Casino Play Has PA On Pace For $1.3B IGaming Year

Pennsylvania's 18 iCasinos collected $113.3 million in May. It's the seventh month in a row that the state's online casino play has exceeded $100 million. In the first five months of 2022, the i Casinos have collected about $555.2 million from gamblers. The retail casinos generate a lot more revenue, but that total year-to-year is basically flat.
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Pennsylvania Casinos Warn Gambling Parents: Don’t Leave Children in Cars

A woman left her 2-year-old and 11-month- old children in a cold car at Lady Luck Casino in Pennsylvania. The state's Gaming Control Board is trying to prevent similar incidents. More than 400 children were left in cars in the last 17 months in 16 Pennsylvania casinos. Casinos are installing infrared cameras and putting stern signs in parking lots.   If a parent leaves their children alone in casinos, they could be arrested and banned from the casinos' property.
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Pennsylvania gambling revenue reaches $447.8m in May

Land-based gaming is the most popular form of gambling in Pennsylvania. The state's total market revenue was up from $413.2m in May 2021 to $462.7m this year. Sports betting revenue is up 26. 2% to $35.0m, but retail revenue here is just $2.8m. Valley Forge and FanDuel are the top sports betting providers in the state. Hollywood Casino at Penn National led the way in igaming with $45.5m and Rivers Casino Philadelphia on $26.9m while Valley forge took $21.6m from sports bets.
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Pennsylvania gambling revenue reaches $447.8m in May

Pennsylvania gaming revenue in April up 14% over 2021

Pennsylvania gaming revenue in April 2022 was $187.6 million. The Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course in Dauphin County had the most revenue with $65.5 million, followed by Valley Forge Casino Resort, Upper Merion with about $57.4 million and Hollywood casino in Morgantown with almost $5.1 million in revenue. Parx Casino, Bethlehem had revenue of $ 57. 1 million for the month, down 9.34% from a year ago. Mount Airy Casino resort in Mt. Pocono had $20.0 million revenue for April, which was down 15.35% on last year.
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Pennsylvania gaming revenue in April up 14% over 2021

Pennsylvania falls just short of monthly gambling revenue record in April

Pennsylvania's gambling revenue increased 14.5% from $404.1m in April last year. Sports betting revenue rose 28.0% to $33.7m, while the state's handle increased 19. 5% to $572.8m. Valley Forge, partnered with FanDuel, retained top spot in the sports betting market with $22. 8m off of a $228.2m handle. Online slots revenue for the month was $76. 7m and online table games revenue jumped 20.9% and internet poker revenue 22.
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Pennsylvania falls just short of monthly gambling revenue record in April

Interview With Female Casino Leaders at Live! Casino Philadelphia

Interview with female executives at Live! Casino Philadelphia. They talk about their career paths in the casino industry and the challenges they face. Live!' Philadelphia opened its $700 million hotel-casino in February 2021. It will be located in Stadium District.
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Feb. gaming revenue in PA up from last year

February's gaming revenue in Pennsylvania was $375.7 million. It's the third consecutive month gaming revenues have declined. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board regulates slot machines, table games, internet gaming, sports wagering, fantasy contests and video gaming terminals.
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Feb. gaming revenue in PA up from last year

Pennsylvania gaming revenue up 26% in January over 2021

In January, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board reported that total revenue from gaming and fantasy contests was $393.1 million. The Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course in Dauphin County had the most profitable facility with $57.2 million in revenue. Hollywood casino York had revenue of $6.6 million, with nearly $5 million generated from slots.
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Pennsylvania gaming revenue up 26% in January over 2021

Live! Casino Philadelphia celebrates first anniversary

Live! Casino Philadelphia celebrates its first anniversary. The City of Philadelphia declared the anniversary date of 11 February as Live! Day. The casino has contributed more than $325 million to the local and state economies. There was a special media and community celebration.
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Love of the Game Weekend at Rivers Casino Philadelphia

Love of the Game Weekend is taking place at Rivers Casino Philadelphia. Classic country artists Lonestar and Deana Carter start the party on Thursday, February 10. Freddie Jackson and Ruben Studdard sing love songs by Luther Vandross in The Event Center on Friday, Feb. 11. Football fans can watch and wager on the Big Game in the BetRivers Sportsbook on Sunday, March 13.
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The millennial future of gambling

According to gaming-industry insiders, low-tech table games like roulette and blackjack are winning over millennials and Gen Zers. The tables provide social interaction that slot machines can't. Internet gaming is also attracting younger gamblers to live table game. The industry is concerned about the lack of gambling from the younger generation. It is getting harder to replace the old customers. iReport.com: iReporter.co.uk: What do you think about table gaming in casinos? Share your thoughts. Share a photo. . iReports. com:
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Hollywood Casino Morgantown brings in $2.8 million in December

Hollywood Casino Morgantown had a profitable 10 days. The casino received $2.4 million from slot machines, $389,818 from table games and $39,535 from its sportsbook. Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course pulled in $58.8 million. Internet gaming brought in the bulk of the total with $40.5 million, while slots brought $13.1 million and table game $ 2. 4 million in December.
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Hollywood Casino Morgantown brings in $2.8 million in December

Studio 2022 New Year's Party Is All Weekend Long at Rivers Casino Philadelphia

Studio 2022 New Year's Party is all weekend long at Rivers Casino Philadelphia. It runs from Thursday, Dec. 30 to Sunday, Jan. 2. Gloria Gaynor starts the '70s-themed party with a concert on Thursday. There will be fireworks, a midnight toast from The Event Center balcony, dinner special at Hugo's Frog Bar & Chop House, and a brand-new dance floor at Jack's Bar + Grill.
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State reports record gaming revenue in October

Gaming revenue for the state’s casinos and fantasy contests was a record $426 million in October. It is a 33% increase from October 2020. The previous high was $172.3 million. Internet gaming brought in a majority of the money, netting $40.6 million, while traditional gaming such as slot machines and table games brought $15.1 million and $2.4 million respectively. Sports wagering lost $1. 1 million during the month.
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State reports record gaming revenue in October

Bobby Brown to Perform at The Event Center at Rivers Casino Philadelphia

Bobby Brown will perform at The Event Center at Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Saturday, Jan. 15, at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at RiversCasino.com/Philadelphia. Bobby Brown was a member of the R&B/pop group New Edition and has sold over 12 million records worldwide. He was named one of Billboard's Top 60 Male Artists of All Time in 2018.
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New Legislation To Tax and Regulate Pennsylvania Skill Games

The ongoing battle about skill games in Pennsylvania continued at the different locations at state capital last week. Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) and Rep. Jeff Wheeland ( R-83) announced legislation to regulate and establish an additional tax on video skill game. Penn National Gaming was given approval to remove slot machines from two Pennsylvania casinos.
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New Legislation To Tax and Regulate Pennsylvania Skill Games

What Are The Different Types Of Jackpots On Slot Games?

There are different types of jackpot prizes on modern slot games. The jackpots range from a few hundred dollars to tens of thousands of dollars. Online Sportsbook and Casino is a gaming service provided by Rush Street Interactive PA. You must be 21+ years old and physically located in PA to wager. It is 100% Match on First Deposit. Online sportsbook is available at 1001 N. Delaware Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19125. For more information, visit the website. iReport.com. They are a service of SugarHouse HSP Gaming, LP d/b/a Rivers Casino Philadelphia (Internet Gaming Certificate 1356) and Holdings Acquisition Co., LP d /b /a Rivers casino Pittsburgh (license# F-1361).
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Classic Country Coming to Rivers Casino Philadelphia

Classic country artists Lonestar and Deana Carter will perform at Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Thursday, February 10, 2022, at 8 p.m. Tickets for The Event Center start at $49. Lonerar's 10 No. 1 hits span from the late 1990s to early 2000s and include the country/pop crossover hit “Amazed” and ‘I’m Already There‘. Carter is celebrating a 25th-anniversary edition of her album ”Did I Shave My Legs for This?“.
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Gloria Gaynor Kicks off New Year’s Weekend at Rivers Casino Philadelphia

Gloria Gaynor is best known for her chart-topping hit "I Will Survive" and she will perform at Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Thursday, Dec. 30, at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at $39. Other performances in The Event Center at the Rivers casino include Ed Bassmaster on Friday, Nov. 5, comedian Chuck Nice on Nov 18, jazz performers Najee, Michael Lington and Paul Taylor on November 26, a comedian Aunt Mary Pat on Wednesday, December 8, and a Grammy-nominated singer Brian McKnight on Saturday,Dec. 18.
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Gaming revenue in Pennsylvania goes up in September

Pennsylvania reported a 46% increase in gaming and fantasy contest revenue in September. The Hollywood Casino at Penn National had a 96.5% rise in monthly revenue. Hollywood at the Meadows had 48% revenue increase. New Hollywood casino in York had $7 million in revenue, mostly from slots.
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Gaming revenue in Pennsylvania goes up in September

Online growth drives Pennsylvania gaming revenue up 45.6% year-on-year

Parx Casino was the best performing casino, generating $57.2m. Penn National’s Hollywood Casino generated $55.9m, followed by Rivers Casino Philadelphia with $47. 9m and Live! Casino with only $19.6m after opening earlier this year. Retail table games generated $84.1m while online slots raised $68. 6m more people gamble online in Pennsylvania than in previous year, up 45.8% year-on-year.
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Online growth drives Pennsylvania gaming revenue up 45.6% year-on-year

Pennsylvania records year-on-year gaming revenue increase

Pennsylvania recorded a year-on-year gaming revenue increase. Retail slots were the biggest contributor to the total with $209.8m. Table games were second biggest revenue generator with $86.3m, followed by igaming slots with$66. 3m and sports betting and fantasy contests with 1.5% and 24.6% decrease. Live! Casino in Philadelphia experienced the largest increase in revenue with its $21.2m revenue.
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Pennsylvania records year-on-year gaming revenue increase

Monthly Pennsylvania Gaming Revenue Tops $400 Million for Second Straight Month

Monthly Pennsylvania Gaming Revenue Tops $400 million for second straight month. The combined total revenue in April 2021 generated from all forms of gaming regulated by the Board was $404,105,692. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, all casinos were closed during the entirety of April 2020, so no revenue was generated by slot machines, table games or retail sportsbooks. Video Gaming Terminals were also not in operation last April.
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Monthly Pennsylvania Gaming Revenue Tops $400 Million for Second Straight Month

Rivers Casino Philadelphia Hosts Free Labor Day Block Party

The Labor Day Fireworks and Festival at Rivers Casino Philadelphia starts at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 4. The free community event will feature a live performance by Uptown Funk, food trucks, fireworks, games and more. Rivers casino's parking lot will transform into a full-scale Labor day block party, including a pop-up concert stage.
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Rivers Casino Philadelphia Hosts Free Labor Day Block Party

Gaming Control Board Reports June Revenue

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board reports that the total revenue in June 2021 was $388,892,795. The Board is providing a comparison of this year's revenue against that of June 2019 when Covid-19 restrictions were not in place and casinos operated for the entirety of the month. The chart compiles all revenue generated in 2021 by casinos, fantasy contests and video gaming terminals operated by other vendors.
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Gaming Control Board Reports June Revenue

Pa. table games revenue hits all-time high in July

July's total revenue in Pennsylvania casinos was $423.6 million. Table games brought in $86.9 million, which is a 65.5% increase on July 2020. The Hollywood Casino at Penn National in Dauphin County had the second-best overall revenue for the month at $53. 6 million and The Meadows Casino in Washington County brought $20.8 million in revenue. Internet gaming was the biggest draw for The Meadow's $32.1 million revenue, while slots brought them $16.7 million; table games $2. 8 million while sports wagering brought out $1.4 million for I-Gaming.
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Pa. table games revenue hits all-time high in July

Retail Casinos Just Saw Best Month Ever In PA, But Can They Sustain It?

July was the best month for Pennsylvania's casinos. They made a record $309.8 million on slots and table games. Live! casinos in Philadelphia and Westmoreland County made $31.7 million. The 12 casinos open in July 2021 as July 2019 reaped $278.1 million last month. That's a 0.6% increase from two years ago. The state's gaming industry is booming due to the growth of iGaming and sports betting.
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Table game revenue at casinos hits record highs as patrons return

Table game revenue at casinos hits record highs as patrons return. Monthly table game revenues set new records. Revenue from onshore casino games was particularly strong. The total monthly revenue for games regulated by PGCB is $ 423,657,956. The difference between the previous year's and this year is minus 7.31%.
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Table game revenue at casinos hits record highs as patrons return

Gamblers Flock Back To PA Casinos Without Increasing Internet Betting

July saw a 27.6% drop in sports betting in Pennsylvania. However, the number of gamblers who bet on casinos increased. The Hollywood Casino York mini-casino opened last week. In July, there are now 15 casinos in the state. In June, 14 casinos earned $260.5 million. July's revenue from land-based casinos was $309.8 million, while in July of 2019, it was only $276.1 million due to the addition of Live! casinos. It was the first month since COVID-19 was lifted that all restrictions within casinos were lifted for the entire month.
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Gamblers Flock Back To PA Casinos Without Increasing Internet Betting

Rivers Casino Philadelphia fined for unauthorized surveillance footage duplication

Sugarhouse HSP Gaming LP, operator of Rivers Casino Philadelphia, received a $7,500 fine for violating internal controls. A security officer at the casino duplicated surveillance footage without permission and showed it to a customer who was disputing a losing bet. The patron was evicted from the premises. The PGCB is tasked to oversee all aspects of gambling at 14 land-based casinos and online casino games. In June, the P GCB issued six consent agreements with license holders, resulting in a total of $284,000 in fines.
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Masks to Return in Philadelphia Casinos as COVID Spreads

Since March last year, Philadelphia has set its own rules regarding restrictions on top of statewide measures. The city’s casinos have gradually removed all of these limits over the course of 2021. Cases of the virus are now on the rise. Patrons of Philadelphia”s casino and other businesses must wear masks from 12:01 am on Thursday. Only businesses which require proof of vaccination are exempt from the rules. Rivers Casino Philadelphia and Live! Casino Philly confirm they will implement the new mandate.
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Which iGaming Sites Will Most Help PA Reach $1B In 2021? Hard To Say

Pennsylvania's 17 online casinos are on pace to win more than $1 billion this year. The state's top revenue producer in June was Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course. The other top earners were Rivers Casino Philadelphia and Rush Street Interactive. iCasinos can be lumped together in the revenue reported for a single licensee. There is no limit on how many online casino can operate in Pennsylvania. They must be tethered to an existing brick-and-mortar casino operator.
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