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Palms Casino Resort will host the 15th annual Las Vegas Food & Wine Festival in October 2023

The Las Vegas Food & Wine Festival will be held at the Palms Casino Resort from October 4-8, 2023. It will feature some of the world's best culinary talents and top spirits. Tickets are now on sale and range from $100-$150. Palm's reopened in April of 2022 as the first resort in Las Las. Vegas fully owned and operated by a Native American Tribe. Pal's is located just west of center of Las Strip off I-15 on Flamingo Road. The resort is owned by The San Manuel Gaming and Hospitality Authority (“SMGHA”) an affiliate of San. Manuel Band of Mission Indians.
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Palms Casino Resort will host the 15th annual Las Vegas Food & Wine Festival in October 2023
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Las Vegas Strip Icon's Major Remodel Takes a Key Step

Las Vegas Strip is a world-class gambling destination. Celebrity chefs and entertainers are also big draws on the Las Vegas strip. The Strip does not get much attention as a shopping destination, but Miracle Mile Shops is undergoing a major renovation. It is located next to Caesars' Planet Hollywood. it is currently undergoing major renovations. and is next-door to the Caeres' Caervers Entertainment property.
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Twenty-year industry veteran Christopher Lee has joined Wynn/Encore as V.P. of Culinary Operations and Restaurant Development. Previously helmed Gilt and Aureole in NY. Most recently, Accor Hotels’ Culinary and Food & Beverage Director for North and Central America.

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The Yaamava’ Resort And Casino Celebrates Its History While Offering New Luxuries

The Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel has a rich history and new luxurious features. The resort is located in Highland, California, about an hour and a half drive from Los Angeles. The spa offers treatments from all over California and beyond. Onsite restaurants prepare special meals to meet dietary needs. There are romantic spots within the resort for couples. Private cabanas can be reserved for a relaxing, romantic day by the pool. Decadence at Ya amava' offers sweet treats from Decade at the Resort and the Yaama‘ Theater.
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Dream Dance Steakhouse to reopen at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

Dream Dance Steakhouse will reopen on January 18th. The restaurant has been closed since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. It underwent a $1.3 million renovation in 2019. Ben Jones has become head chef of Dream Dance. Rohit Nambiar will be the new head of Font-of-house operations. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino is undergoing a major renovation. The project will create new gaming, food and entertainment experiences. Rock & Brews will also be added. Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS will own the restaurant.
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The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas hosts 12th annual Hoops & Hops watch party

Hoops & Hops returns for its 12th year at Belmont Ballroom from Thursday, 16 March through Sunday, 18 March. The Belton Ballrooms features wall-to-wall high-definition projection screens, dedicated on-site sportsbook, 10 betting stations, a hardwood basketball court with regulation hoop, complimentary games including Golden Tee and Super Shot, an array of culinary offerings and more. Ticketed guests will also receive complimentary entry into Marquee Nightclub all weekend long with a valid Hoops and Hips wristband.
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4 Ways to Know a Credible Online Casino Review

Online casino reviews are essential for new and seasoned punters trying out different gambling websites. Kim Pascoe, an expert in the iGaming industry, believes some online casino review are biased, incomplete, or dishonest. This article explains four easy ways to identify credible online reviews.
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Station Casinos Appoints Top Leadership for Durango Casino & Resort

Durango Casino and Resort is planned to open in less than a year. Station Casinos LLC announced the appointment of key executives for the luxury resort. David Horn has been appointed as vice president and general manager. Kai Speth has also been named vice-president of hospitality. Chef Daniel Ye has become executive chef at the property.
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Chinatown in Las Vegas to add new dim sum restaurant

A new dim sum restaurant is coming to the space once occupied by Joyful House Chinese Cuisine. The name of the restaurant will be Palette Tea Lounge. Proper Eats, the global food hall replacing the buffet at Aria, opened in late December. Miznon, specializing in Mediterranean street food, is now open in The Venetian.
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The Casino File 2022 in Review: Hard Rock and Ocean challenge Borgata’s status as Atlantic City’s best

Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa opened its doors on July 3, 2003. It was the town's most prestigious casino-hotel for 18 years. Now, the casino is facing serious challenges to its supremacy among AyCee casinos. The headliner schedule has declined in quality and quantity. The two main venues, Event Center and Music Box, are booked through March. Chris Rock and Smokey Robinson are the only upcoming acts booked. MGM Resorts took control of the day-to-day operations. Bobby Flay Steak and Wolfgang Puck American Grill have been replaced by B-Prime steak house and the American Bar & Grille.
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The Casino File 2022 in Review: Hard Rock and Ocean challenge Borgata’s status as Atlantic City’s best
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Central City: Strip club operator makes deal to open steakhouse, casino

Rick's Cabaret Steakhouse & Casino will be built in downtown Central City. The company behind it bought a building for $2.4 million. It will offer fine dining, entertainment and casino and sports betting. Mayor Jeremy Fey and Mayor Judy Laratta back the casino project. Casinos are responsible for nearly 87% of Central city's revenue. Colorado has a third casino town in Cripple Creek. Former mining towns legalized gambling in 1991 and sport betting in 2020. RCI Hospitality Holdings owns and operates Rick’s Cabarets, Club Onyx, Foxy”s, and Scarlett“s.
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Central City: Strip club operator makes deal to open steakhouse, casino
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The 10 Best Hotels in Las Vegas

The World's Best Awards survey is conducted every year. Readers choose the hotels, resorts, cities, islands, cruise ships, spas, airlines and more. The winner is the Wynn Las Vegas, which is ranked No. 1. The other properties on the list are the Four Seasons, Aria, Vdara and Venetian. They are all located along the Las Vegas Strip. T+L readers also choose their favorite restaurants. It's estimated that non-gaming tourist dollars account for more than 50 percent of revenue in Las Las.
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Three Las Vegas companies receive Macau licensing extensions

Sands Corp. will invest $3.5 billion over the next decade in restaurants, yacht and tourist attractions in Macao. The expansion will include a nearly 40,000-square-foot Le Jardin (“The Tropical Garden”). The company will expand, improve and optimize the scale and quality of its convention centers. Three Las Vegas-based casino companies received Macau licensing extensions.
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Three Las Vegas companies receive Macau licensing extensions
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Dominique Ansel arrives in Las Vegas

Dominique Ansel Las Vegas opened on Friday, Oct. 21. The first 100 customers got a special gift to celebrate the occasion. James Beard Award-winning pastry chef Dominique Ainssel has created a new collection of pastries for Caesars Palace. The new flavours of the month are Lucky Cherry Chambord and Caramelia. A new dessert called Lucky Chamambodia is filled with cherry Chamberord jam and Valrhona Caramola ganache.
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Station Casinos hires experts ahead of Durango Resort launch

David Horn was appointed as the Vice President and General Manager of the Durango Casino and Resort. Daniel Ye was named Executive Chef. Kai Speth was selected as Vice-President of Hospitality. The resort is Station Casinos' newest location that is expected to open next year in Las Vegas. It will feature a massive gaming floor.  The resort will offer 83,000 square feet of casino floor and hotel accommodation. Station is a leading hotel and casino company based in Nevada. Its headquarters is in the Las Las. Vegas area. For more information, visit StationCasinos.com.
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Station Casinos hires experts ahead of Durango Resort launch
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Daniel Ye has been appointed Executive Chef at Durango Casino & Resort

Daniel Ye has been appointed Executive Chef at Durango Casino & Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was previously the Executive Executive chef of CATCH Hospitality Group in the United States and Mexico. Ye is a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu and the University of Southern California. His career has taken him from New York to Spain and he has worked at many leading hospitality companies. He has staged in Arzak in San Sebastian, Spain, and The Fat Duck in England.
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Getting A Good Education In Las Vegas

Las Vegas is home to a variety of colleges and universities offering a range of programs and degrees. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas offers a wide range and is a top choice for students seeking quality education. CSN offers associate degrees and vocational training programs in fields such as healthcare, IT, and automotive technology. National University offers flexible class schedules and offers programs for business, nursing, education and hospitality. Other institutions in Las Las are Nevada State College and Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts.
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Station Casinos’ Durango resort names top leadership

Station Casinos' Durango resort names top leadership. David Horn was named vice president and general manager. Kai Speth will be vice-president of hospitality. Daniel Ye will become executive chef. Station broke ground on the $750 million resort in March. It's expected to open in fall 2023. McKenna Ross is a corps member with Report for America. She's a national service program that places journalists into local newsrooms. Her contact is [email protected] The 211-room hotel will have an 83,000-square-foot casino floor, four signature restaurants, a collection of bars and lounges, and an 11-unit food hall.
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Station Casinos’ Durango resort names top leadership
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Vegas Golden Knights Announce Team Partnership With Westgate Las Vegas

Vegas Golden Knights announce a five-year partnership agreement with Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino. WestGate Las Las Vegres is now an Official Partner of the Vegas Golden Knight's. The partnership will feature brand exposure for Westgates during home games on dasherboards and LED signage at T-Mobile Arena and during TV broadcasts.
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Nevermind the gambling, Las Vegas is a foodie paradise

Las Vegas is a great foodie destination. New celebrity restaurants opened recently include Ramsay's Kitchen and RPM Italian. Celebrity owners of the RPM restaurant include Giuliana and Bill Rancic. Lisa Vanderpump recently opened VanderPump Paris in the Paris, Las Vegas Hotel & Casino. Las Las Vegans are also known for their great cocktails. The city is famous for its entertainment and casinos. It is also a good food destination with Michelin-starred chefs and top restauranteurs. There are many celebrity owners. They are often associated with their restaurants.
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Gateway's Cascades Casino Delta in BC to open its doors on September 29

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment's new facility, Cascades Casino Delta, is set to open on Thursday, September 29. The CAD99 million investment will feature 160,000 feet of entertainment space in Ladner, just north of Highway 99/17A interchange in Delta. It will be a significant addition to the local economy and entertainment landscape of Delta and will bring up to 600 new employees to that community. In the meantime, the company is hiring at its South Delta property. The positions available include dealers, dealer supervisors, slot attendants, guest services representatives and supervisors.
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Harrah's Las Vegas debuts Ramsay's Kitchen by Gordon Ramsay

Ramsay's Kitchen by Gordon Ramsay opened at Harrah's Las Vegas on Wednesday, 16 November. Ramsay's kitchen is a concept inspired by Chef Ramsay travels abroad. The menu features some of Ramsay’s favorite dishes. The restaurant is convenient for those attending meetings and events at CAESARS FORUM Conference Center. It is the first of its kind on the West Coast. Chef Christina Wilson, season 10 winner of the FOX hit culinary competition "HELL'S KITCHEN" joined Caesars Entertainment executives at Ramsays Kitchen for a commemorative toast.
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Food Hall Is Planned to Open in Downtown Las Vegas

The Fremont Hotel and Casino will open a new food hall in December. The 13,150-square-foot food center will be home to Steak ‘n Shake, CraftKitchen, Tomo Noodles, Huey Magoo’s, Roli Roti, and Dunkin‘s.
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Indy Gaming: Caesars pulls the plug on its three-year plan to sell a Strip casino

Caesars Entertainment CEO Tom Reeg wanted to sell one of the company's Strip properties. Reelce announced the start of a sales effort a year ago, 16 months after the merger. The off-Strip Rio Resort was sold to a New York real estate investment firm for $516.3 million. Caesar's will keep its Vegas Strip assets.  The company’s Strip hotel-casinos produced almost $1.1 billion of revenue in the third quarter and $480 million of cash flow. It is the Caeresars-owned casino farthest south on the Strip is Paris Las Vegas.
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Indy Gaming: Caesars pulls the plug on its three-year plan to sell a Strip casino
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5 Popular Casinos in Austria

There are currently 15 casinos in Austria. 12 of them are run by Casinos Austria, holder of the exclusive license to operate casinos.
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Virginia: Caesars eyeing temporary Danville casino opening by mid-2023

Caesars Entertainment is planning to open a temporary casino in Danville, Virginia in mid-2023. The temporary venue will be located at the Schoolfield site. Caesar's Virginia is currently under construction and is expected to be ready in 2024. It will feature a 500-room hotel, a "world-class" casino gaming floor with over 1,300 slots, 85 live table games, 24 electronic table game, and a Caeresars Sportsbook. Caedars also plans to build a permanent casino resort in Columbus, Nebraska by mid 2023, which will generate $38 million in tax revenue.
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Virginia: Caesars eyeing temporary Danville casino opening by mid-2023
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Station Casinos new resort in North Las Vegas clears hurdle

Station Casinos is planning to build a new resort in North Las Vegas. The company is also tearing down some hotels and selling the land. Station is building a $750 million resort and has plans for other land tracts. It also plans to demolish the Wild Wild West hotel-casino near the Strip and redevelop the site.  The proposal is scheduled to go before the North Vegas City Council for a first reading on Oct. 5 and a vote on October 19. There are concerns that Station will take over jobs from the hotels that never reopened after the pandemic.
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Vetri Cucina officially returns to Palms Casino Resort

Vetri Cucina is officially open at Palms Casino Resort. The restaurant is located on the 56th floor and offers panoramic views of the city below. Vetri was opened in November 2018 and is one of Las Vegas' most treasured restaurants. It is based on Vetr Cuca in Philadelphia, which is regarded as one the most influential Italian restaurants in the country. The menu is inspired by both classic recipes and the culinary team’s extensive research and travels. There are 75 seats and a la carte menu features time-honored favorites and daily specialties.
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Mask mandate lifted in Nevada casinos

Nevada governor announced the immediate end of the indoor mask mandate Thursday morning. Las Vegas casinos moved swiftly to comply with the governor's decision. The Nevada Gaming Control Board followed suit. MGM updated its policies to reflect that masks are no longer required at its resort properties in Nevada, Mississippi, Ohio, New Jersey and New York. The union representing 60,000 hospitality workers in the state urged the public to respect those who wear masks by choice. LVCVA also praised the decision to rescind the mandate. It is expected to boost tourism in Las Angeles. They hope it will fuel the return of big conventions and international travel.
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Sky River Casino To Open in Early September

Sky River Casino will open its doors to the public in early September 2022. It will be the closest casino to Sacramento and the South and East Bay areas. The casino will feature a 100,000 sq. ft. casino, 2,00 slot machines and 80 table games, and a unique food and beverage marketplace with 12 different food venues. Boyd Gaming will operate the facility under a management agreement with the Wilton Rancheria Tribe.
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SMGHA and Palms Casino Resort Las Vegas awards over a $1 million in grants

The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and Palms family of employees have donated to Opportunity Village. The money will help the development of the workforce development programs. Since January 2020, the San Francisco Band has awarded $10.3 million to educational institutions and charities in Las Vegas. The Tribe has also given $9 million for the Boyd School of Law and the William F. Harrah College of Hospitality.
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NetEnt is the number one developer of online casino games. Its most popular games are the iconic slot games, such as "The Gambler" and "Jungle", which are very popular.
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New Orleans celebrity chef Alon Shaya to open new restaurant in Las Vegas

Alon Shaya is opening a new restaurant in Las Vegas in late 2023. The restaurant will be in partnership with the Wynn Las Las. Shayas won the James Beard Award for his work at Domenica, Pizza Domanica and a Magazine Street restaurant that opened in 2015. He lost a court battle when he split from partner John Besh in 2017. He has also opened Saba in New Orleans and Safta restaurant and Miss River at the Four Seasons. It will take over the space of the former Intrigue nightclub.
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New Orleans celebrity chef Alon Shaya to open new restaurant in Las Vegas
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Culinary Union frustration with Station Casinos playing out in NGC meetings

Culinary Local 226 has been criticizing Station Casinos since March. The company is involved in a labor dispute with the Culinary union. Station has a planned expansion in Southern Nevada and installed a cashless wagering system. It is also involved with a lawsuit against the NLRB. The Gaming Commission is waiting for the National Labor Relations Board to reach a conclusion on the dispute. They are willing to let the litigation play out before taking any action. Culiner's secretary-treasurer questions the commission's ability to oversee Station. He also questions whether it has the power to discipline bad actors.
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Culinary Union frustration with Station Casinos playing out in gaming regulatory meetings

Culinary Union has been critical of Station Casinos in gaming regulatory meetings since March. The union has pursued union representation votes at multiple Station properties. In six of seven votes, the union was successful. Station has appealed rulings by the National Labor Relations Board. Gaming Commission members said they are waiting for the NLRB's decision. The dispute has received national attention when Democratic candidates for president met with Culinary workers in Las Vegas. They were also involved in a union election at Red Rock Resort. It was ruled that the announcement of a new incentives and benefits package for employees was timed to interfere with the election.
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Danville’s $650 million casino resort construction begins

Danville's $650 million casino resort construction begins. Caesars Entertainment Inc. and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians announced their partnership in the development of the center. The center will have 500 hotel rooms, a world-class casino gaming floor, WSOP poker room, and a Caeres Sportsbook. It will also offer a spa, pool, bars, restaurants, with a 2,500-seat live entertainment theatre and 40,000 square feet of meeting and convention space.
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European Casino Association to host its 2022 Casino Industry Forum next week in Austria

The European Casino Association is holding its General Assembly and its Casino Industry Forum in Baden, Austria next week. The General assembly is taking place on September 27-30, 2022. This year's event is both wide and diverse, covering a host of exclusive presentations from European casino operators and recognized speakers. The educational programme includes keynotes from Futurist, Magnus Lindkvist and Bo Bernhard. Pieter Boers will dissect the building of Holland Casino’s new Venlo Casino. Europol, Yield Sec and the Gambling Research Center at the University of Vienna will reveal the scale of illegal gambling in Europe.
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GORDON RAMSAY ANNOUNCES GIVEAWAY TO WIN AN ALL-EXPENSES PAID TRIP TO LAS VEGAS

GORDON RAMSAY: Chef Blast has a new challenge for players of its mobile puzzle game to win an all-expenses paid trip to Las Vegas. The competition prize includes free flights, accommodation in a premium suite at Caesars Palace and an exclusive dining experience at any of Gordon Ramsay’s Las Las Vegans restaurants. It's a free-to-enter competition starting at 00.01 am BST on September 23rd and ends on October 21st. Outplay Entertainment”s last in-game competition for Gordon Ramsey: chef blast was held between 18 March and 15 April and the winner won a kitchen makeover worth up to $10,000 with Wren Kitchens.
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North Las Vegas planning consent for Station Casinos

Red Rock Resorts Inc. has cleared a major hurdle in its plan to bring a new gambling-friendly development to the city of North Las Vegas. The North Vegas Planning Commission last week approved the firm’s plan for a 600-room venue with a 75,700 sq ft casino to be built on a 67-acre plot of land situated on the north side of the Clark County community.
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North Las Vegas planning consent for Station Casinos
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Station Casinos clears hurdle for new North Las Vegas resort

Station Casinos has won approval for a 67-acre hotel-casino in North Las Vegas. The project is scheduled to go before the North Vegas City Council on October 19. Station is also building a $750 million resort in the southwest Las Las Vegas Valley and tearing down some hotels that never reopened after the pandemic. It plans to demolish the Wild Wild West hotel near the Strip and redevelop the site.  People who lost their jobs at the shuttered hotels would be the first hired at new one. Red Rock Resorts has not been allowed to hire them for 14 months.
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Las Vegas posts highest visitation since start of the pandemic in July, in line with gambling rebound

Nearly 3.5 million people visited Las Vegas in July. The figures are the highest since the beginning of the pandemic. Las Las hosted 307,000 convention attendees. Nevada posted $1.31 billion in gaming revenue in the same month. The Strip saw its second highest-ever revenue performance. Luke Bryan, Shania Twain and Usher performed there. Martha Stewart opened a restaurant at Paris Las Vegas. There are 31 airlines serving 146 markets. Harry Reid International Airport has a record-setting daily passenger count. It is the most recovered of top 20 largest airports in U.S. based on a percentage of pre-pandemic seat capacity.
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Casino City’s Friday Five: Las Vegas arrests and retirement edition

Musa was arrested on the Las Vegas Strip after fleeing from casino security. He was placed on a list of people banned from the state's gaming establishments. Las Las Vites welcomed nearly 3.5 million visitors in July. The city hosted 307,000 convention attendees. Overall hotel occupancy in LasVites surpassed 83% in the month of July, four percentage points ahead of 2021. Circa Sports opened its first casino in northern Nevada in over 20 years on Tuesday. The 80,00 square foot gaming and dining destination features over 650 slot and video poker machines, a high-limit slot room, 10 live table games, and a Circasports Sportsbook.
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Latinos called the backbone of Las Vegas hospitality

54 percent of hotel and restaurant workers in the Culinary Union are of Hispanic descent. Latinos are the backbone of Las Vegas hospitality. Las Las is a 4.5-mile stretch of glitz and glamor that welcomes millions of people every year.
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Latinos called the backbone of Las Vegas hospitality
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Andrew Economon appointed Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino General Manager

Andrew Economon has been appointed as General Manager of Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino. He will oversee all hotel operations and the expansion of the hotel. Econom on the company's expansion plans, Hot N’ Juicy and Yama Sushi will open this autumn and early next year respectively. He is a graduate of University of Houston”s Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management and The Culinary Institute of America.
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Andrew Economon appointed Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino General Manager
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Sahara Las Vegas To Host Dinner Prepared by Celebrity Chef Alicia Shevetone

SAHARA Las Vegas is hosting an exclusive Mexican-inspired pop-up experience by Chef Alicia Shevetone at Zeffer’s Café on September 16. The event is in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. The guest will enjoy a decadent six-course dinner served with tempting drink pairings and a meet and greet with the world-famous celebrity chef.
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Chamonix Casino Hotel “Topping Off” on September 21

Full House Resorts will celebrate the "topping off" of its Chamonix Casino Hotel project on September 21, 2022. The ceremony will commemorate the placement of a construction beam at the highest point of the construction project. Chamonix will be a new luxury hotel and casino in Cripple Creek, Colorado, opening in mid-2023. It will include a spacious and exciting new casino, approximately 300 luxury guest rooms and suites, a guest-friendly parking garage, convenient new surface parking lots, extensive high-end meeting and entertainment space, outdoor, rooftop, heated swimming pool overlooking Bennett Avenue, full-service spa and beauty salon, and fine-dining restaurant.
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Play the slots in Delta on Sept. 29

Cascades Casino Delta will open on September 29th. It will be a 160,000 square feet entertainment space with a spectacular gaming floor, a multi-season patio and Match Eatery & Public House. Grand opening festivities will start at 11 a.m. and will continue all day. The official opening ceremony is planned for 4:30 p. m.
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CHEF SHAWN MCCLAIN BRINGS BALLA ITALIAN SOUL TO SAHARA LAS VEGAS SEPTEMBER 30

McClain Camarota Hospitality Group's managing partner Richard Camara is responsible for development, operations and finance. Sarah Camarin is creative director for the group and leads design and branding for their Las Vegas restaurants. David Grates joins the Balla Italian Soul team as general manager. Michael Vargas serves as executive chef under Chef McClain. Pedro Becerra-Carrizales, Jr. and Jamie Gonzalez serve as sous chefs. SAHARA Las Las is an all-encompassing resort and casino with 1,613 guest rooms and suites in three towers.
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Editor Opinion: Aspen Mine Expansion Dedication Strikes Jackpot

Aspen Mine Center in Teller, Colorado, has a new expansion dedicated last week. The project cost more than $1.3 million and involved a variety of partners. It houses 15 offices, 20 employees, three or so conference rooms, a drug testing area and a hefty lineup of client services. The client programs are directed by Lisa Noble, who is a seasoned veteran in the community challenges facing southern Tiller. She headed the Gold Belt Communities Build A Generation effort, which helped to spearhead the Aspen mine Center two decades ago. TMJ’s Bob Volpe was involved in renovation of the original renovation.
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Eat Inside Of A Jungle In Las Vegas

The Bellagio Las Vegas Hotel & Casino is one of the most extravagant hotels and casinos on the Las Las Vegas Strip. The building was inspired from a small city in the province of Como, which is located on Lake Coma. Some of most renowned restaurants in U.S. are offered inside the Bellaggio, including Picasso, Spago and The Mayfair Supper Club. Sadelle’s Café is a hidden gem in back of Bellggio atrium.
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The highly anticipated Sky River Casino set to open early September

Sky River Casino will open its doors to the public in early September 2022. The casino will be located 15 miles south of downtown Sacramento. It will feature 17 dining outlets and The Market at Sky River, a unique food and beverage marketplace. SkyRiver was developed by Boyd Gaming and will operate under a management agreement with the Wilton Rancheria Tribe.
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Vice President Harris meets with culinary union at MGM Grand Las Vegas

Vice President Kamala Harris visited Las Vegas on Wednesday. She was given a back-of-the-house tour from the Culinary Union at the MGM Grand Las Las. Harris came to Las Nevada to deliver remarks at a Constitutional Convention of the United Steelworkers. She also met with Nevada state legislators to discuss the fight for reproductive rights. The Vice President met Secretary-Treasurer for the Union Ted Papageorge and President of Culinaire Union Diana Valles.
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Vice President Harris meets with culinary union at MGM Grand Las Vegas
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Strike looms as Ontario casino workers’ contract talks head ‘down to the wire’: Unifor

Unifor represents more than 2,000 casino workers in Ontario. The union's negotiators are trying to reduce the company's reliance on precarious part-time jobs and create full- time positions. Key issues remaining are wages, benefits, and pensions. Great Canadian Gaming Corporation has contingency plans in place in the event of a strike action.  “We will be disclosing what will stay open at each site if there is a labour action as of midnight tonight at that point in time”
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Strike looms as Ontario casino workers’ contract talks head ‘down to the wire’: Unifor
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Great Canadian Gaming puts into motion contingency plans to soften potential strikes at eight Ontario casinos

Great Canadian Gaming has put contingency plans in place in the event of a strike at its casinos in Ontario. Unifor, a union representing workers at gaming venues in that province, voted to strike on Friday if new agreements are not reached by Friday midnight. The properties involved in this potential strike action are Great Blue Heron Casino in Port Perry, Casino Woodbine in Etobicoke, Pickering Casino Resort, Casinos Ajax, Shorelines Casino Thousand Islands in Gananoque, Elements Casino Brantford, and Elements Casino Mohawk in Milton.
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Great Canadian Gaming puts into motion contingency plans to soften potential strikes at eight Ontario casinos
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Durham Casino Employees Prepare for a Strike

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation operates three casinos in Durham. Unionized staff members of the three properties are unhappy with the lack of a new collective agreement. They plan to go on strike if an agreement is not found before Friday, July 22, 2022.
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Canadian Casino Workers Could Go On Strike Friday

Canadian Casino Workers Could Go On Strike Friday. Unifor members will strike across eight Great Canadian Gaming Corporations if new agreements are not negotiated by midnight on Friday, according to the union representing the workers.
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Canadian Casino Workers Could Go On Strike Friday
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Canada: Unifor Casino Members Ready for Strike

Nearly 2,000 workers from eight Great Canadian Gaming Corporation (GCGC) casinos represented by a union may go on strike if they don't see agreements negotiated by this Friday.
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Canada: Unifor Casino Members Ready for Strike
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More than 1,800 Ontario casino workers prepare to strike amid contract negotiations

Unifor's members have voted to strike if new agreements cannot be brokered by Friday at midnight. The strike mandate covers 1,830 workers at eight Great Canadian Gaming Corporation locations, including Casino Woodbine in northwest Toronto. Unifar represents about 1.500 gaming workers. Great Canada Gaming Corp. was acquired in September 2021 by Apollo Asset Management.
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More than 1,800 Ontario casino workers prepare to strike amid contract negotiations
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Sky River Casino in Elk Grove slated for September Opening

Sky River Casino in Elk Grove, California, is set to open in early September 2022. It will be the closest casino to Sacramento and the South and East Bay areas. The casino will feature a 100,000-square-foot casino, 2,00 slot machines and 80 table games, and a unique food and beverage marketplace.
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Sky River Casino in Elk Grove slated for September Opening
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Casino workers across Ontario poised to strike

Unifor members at eight Great Canadian Gaming Corporation casinos have voted to strike if new agreements cannot be negotiated by Friday, July 22 at midnight. Unifar is Canada's largest union in the private sector, representing 315,000 workers in every major area of the economy. Great Canada Gaming Corp was acquired by Apollo Global Management Inc in September 2021. It represents 1,500 gaming workers at the Great Blue Heron Casino, Casino Woodbine, Pickering Casino Resort, Casinos Ajax, Shorelines Casino Thousand Islands, and Shoreline Casino Peterborough.
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Casino workers across Ontario poised to strike
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Get Paid To Taste-Test Las Vegas Casino Buffets With This Contest

Time2play is holding a contest to find a foodie to taste test casino buffets in Las Vegas. The winner will get to try four Vegas buffet, including Bacchanal Buffet and the Buffets At Wynn Las Las. Vegas, Wicked Spoon and The Buffeting At Bellagio. He will also get roundtrip airfare for two on Southwest Airlines, four nights at a casino hotel on The Strip, $1,000 spending money, and a $500 cash reward.
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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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Earn Cash Dining at Las Vegas Casino Buffets

Time2Play is offering a $500 cash reward for a Las Vegas casino buffet tester. The winner will be flown to Las Las and stay in luxury accommodations. They will also dine at four buffets at some of the city's hottest spots.
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Company hiring ‘buffet tester’ to dine and review Las Vegas buffets

Company is hiring a buffet tester to travel to Las Vegas and review all of the city's buffets. The company will pay the chosen applicant $500 and fly them to Sin City. They will also put them up in luxury accommodations and pay for them and a guest to dine at four of Las Las' best buffet.
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Company hiring ‘buffet tester’ to dine and review Las Vegas buffets
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Atlantic City hosts new casino job fair amid workers' unrest due to ongoing salary negotiations

Casino Association of New Jersey and the New York Division of Gaming Enforcement are hosting a job fair at the Atlantic City Convention Center on Thursday. The job hunt is for table game dealers, culinary workers, servers and hotel housekeepers. It comes a day after hundreds of Atlantic city casino workers picketed outside the Tropicana in a protest over a contract dispute. Union leaders and workers want a significant wage increase to keep pace with inflation. They are negotiating with Caesars Entertainment, which owns Caesar's, Harrah's and Tropicaana, and MGM Resorts International, who owns the Borgata.
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Atlantic City hosts new casino job fair amid workers' unrest due to ongoing salary negotiations
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Las Vegas News Briefs

Plaza Hotel & Casino unveils four new projects to transform its Main Street façade and dome. The projects include an animated Carousel Bar under the Plaza’s iconic dome, downtown”s first smoke-free, social media friendly gaming area, a rooftop patio at Oscar's steakhouse and Pinkbox Doughnuts. Nellie “Southern Kitchen‚ has officially opened the doors to its first West Coast location at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The Plaza and Oscar's will remain open during construction. For more information, contact Amy E. S. Maier, The Warren Group, [email protected]
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Will Las Vegas Strip Casinos Ban a Popular Bad Habit?

Caesars Entertainment, MGM Resorts International and Wynn Resort Limited are offering reports on their casinos. Las Vegas is a city built on excess and allows people to do things they might not do at home. Caesar's, Wynns and others have to balance sin with entertainment. New data suggests it's not hard to decide whether to allow smoking in casinos, as it is in the day clubs.
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New Steakhouse Opens At Jersey Shore Casino

B Prime is a new steakhouse concept at the Borgata Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City. The menu features a curated collection of steak cuts from Japan, Idaho, Texas and New Jersey. B Prime offers craft cocktails like the New York Style Old Fashioned and Beach Don't Kill My Vibe. It's located on the casino floor adjacent to the BetMGM Sports Book.
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New Steakhouse Opens At Jersey Shore Casino
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Turkish Tastes is Solidifying Its Presence in the Las Vegas Culinary Scene

Turkish Tastes is expanding its presence in the Las Vegas Culinary scene. It is partnering with Harrah College of Hospitality at UNLV and Nevada Restaurant Association. In 2021, the organization held the first annual Turkish Tasting Competition. The second annual competition was held in March 2022. Judges of this years’ event included celebrity chef Rick Moonen, Luciano Pellegrini, Michelle Vietmeier, and Lucio Arancibia.
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Turkish Tastes is Solidifying Its Presence in the Las Vegas Culinary Scene
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Two Station Casinos properties in Las Vegas to stay closed until June 2023

Two Station Casinos properties, Texas Station and Fiesta Rancho, have been closed since the pandemic. The North Las Vegas City Council approved their closure until June 4, 2023. Station's Fiesta Henderson has been shut since March 2020. Its Palms property was sold to the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, who reopened it in April 2022.
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Two Station Casinos properties in Las Vegas to stay closed until June 2023
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This Week in Gambling: News from Vegas, Massachusetts and WSOP

The 2022 World Series of Poker has opened in Las Vegas. Caesars Entertainment has decided to rename their Bally's - Las Las Vegas Casino. Station Casinos are still closed because of the Coronavirus pandemic. Two of them have been approved by the North Las Vegas City Council to stay closed until at least 4 June 2023. The company has announced that they could remain shuttered for at at the least another year. There is a Massachusetts sports betting update just in time for the NBA Finals.
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