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Plaza Hotel in downtown Las Vegas hosting ‘Cinco de Drinko’ event

The Plaza Hotel & Casino says it will once again host downtown Las Vegas' "largest Cinco de Mayo party" next month. According to a news release, the event will start at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 5, in and around the Plaza's iconic Carousel Bar. Located under the bright lights of the resort's iconic Main Street dome, the Plaza says its "Cinco de Drinko"…
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Plaza Hotel in downtown Las Vegas hosting ‘Cinco de Drinko’ event
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Silver Strike Slots Removed From Four Queens, Don't Freak Out

Silver Strike slots have a cult following, and fans of the machine report experiencing heart palpitations upon discovering the machines been removed from the casino floor at downtown's Four Queens. Four Queens is one of just two casinos (the other is Plaza) in Las Vegas with the slot that dispenses collectible tokens. The good news is Four Queens…
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Silver Strike Slots Removed From Four Queens, Don't Freak Out
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Casinos Are Closing the Window for Slot Ticket Redemption

It's a casino trend that could affect your financial wellbeing, so we're all over it. Some casinos are discreetly shortening the window of time before a TITO (ticket in, ticket out) voucher can be cashed. If your slot ticket expires, you could be SOL, and that would be FUBAR as a reminder of your Las Vegas YOLO experience. In human English, you…
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Casinos Are Closing the Window for Slot Ticket Redemption
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Las Vegas casino was imploded years ago, but no word if new resort will be built

When the New Frontier was imploded in 2007, the spectacle featured a fireworks show, cheering onlookers and a chanted countdown to the resort's destruction. Approaching 17 years later, the Strip property is still waiting for a new resort to take shape - and there's no telling when that might happen. Casino operator Wynn Resorts, which acquired the…
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SFC has first Xtreme Bar Bingo jackpot winner

Please enter your email and we will send your username and password to you. When you think of bingo, you may envision matronly ladies carefully placing good luck trolls around their collection of cards on a table at a local VFW hall, listening intently as the caller announces the next ball to roll out of the "squirrel cage." However, there's a new…
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SFC has first Xtreme Bar Bingo jackpot winner
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Las Vegas has long history of never-built casinos, other big projects

Las Vegas is known around the world for its towering casino-resorts. But for all the massive projects that have been built in America's casino capital, there have also been many supersized ideas that never materialized. Here's a look at some never-built projects, from the Strip to the suburbs, as outlined in news reports, Clark County records and…
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Las Vegas has long history of never-built casinos, other big projects
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Can you guess the Las Vegas casino from its carpet?

A Las Vegas casino can be sensory overload with its flashy slots, cheering patrons and mixed smells of perfumes and smoking patrons. But the sensory overload often doesn't stop there. Right under a visitor's feet is often a pathway of busy patterns, sometimes with colorful art that connects to the casino's theme. UNLV gaming historian David…
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Can you guess the Las Vegas casino from its carpet?
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A’s Unveil Las Vegas Strip Stadium Renderings

The future Las Vegas home of the Oakland Athletics began to take shape on Tuesday with the release of new artist renderings of the proposed $1.5 billion, 33000-capacity stadium. The venue is meant to provide an outdoor feel while also featuring views of the city's skyline. Traditional baseball pennants served as inspiration for the roof's five…
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A’s Unveil Las Vegas Strip Stadium Renderings
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Southwest Las Vegas may see new high-end restaurant, event space

Plans are underway to construct a three-story building in Southwest Las Vegas that would house a steakhouse on the top floor. Hukl Investments, the developer behind the project dubbed Skyline, thought bringing a high-end restaurant to southwest Las Vegas that isn't attached to a casino or resort would be appealing for local residents, said Paul…
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Southwest Las Vegas may see new high-end restaurant, event space
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Gas stations defy Springfield's gambling machine ban

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - KOLR 10 Investigates at least two gas stations that are gambling with the city of Springfield's new rule banning slot machine-style games that pay out cash prizes. According to the ordinance, it took effect upon passage Monday night. KOLR 10 Investigates visited multiple Fast'N Friendly convenience store supervisors who claim…
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Gas stations defy Springfield's gambling machine ban
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A new resort with no gambling and no smoking is coming to Las Vegas

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Simplemost may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website. The whirl and cha-ching of slot machines is the soundtrack of many Las Vegas hotels, but those casino…
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Las Vegas hospitality workers won’t strike before Super Bowl

Culinary Local 226 said it has struck deals with nearly all remaining unsettled hotel-casinos - and called off a strike deadline for one - averting a Monday morning walkout threat at several near-Strip and downtown properties. The last tentative agreement was reached between the hospitality union and Downtown Grand, representing about 200 workers,…
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Las Vegas hospitality workers won’t strike before Super Bowl
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Culinary reaches deals with 3 Las Vegas casinos

An exterior view of the Golden Gate hotel-casino in downtown Las Vegas Thursday, Jan. 18, 2024. The casino opened as Hotel Nevada with 10 rooms on Jan. 18, 1906. Thursday, Feb. 1, 2024 | 8:40 p.m. Three more Las Vegas properties have come to an agreement with the Culinary Workers Union on a new five-year contract for hospitality workers, the union…
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Culinary reaches deals with 3 Las Vegas casinos
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Take a gamble: These casinos in, near Baton Rouge offer slots, poker, blackjack and more

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) - Looking for a game of chance? Or are games of skill more your style? The Baton Rouge area has several casinos where players 21 years or older can take a gamble and test their luck. The casinos in the area have a variety of gaming machines. Some of the gaming machines include slot machines and penny machines. They also…
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Take a gamble: These casinos in, near Baton Rouge offer slots, poker, blackjack and more
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Big Game viewing party tickets at Plaza Hotel & Casino now on sale

Las Vegas (KSNV) - Super Bowl LVIII is approaching here in Las Vegas and one downtown casino is looking to host its annual watch party for those looking to get in on all the fun. The Plaza Hotel & Casino's Big Game Viewing Party will be held on Sunday, February 11 starting at 1:30 p.m. inside the convention space on the third floor of the…
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Big Game viewing party tickets at Plaza Hotel & Casino now on sale
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Indy Gaming: After $600M renovation, what’s next for Las Vegas Convention Center?

LVCVA CEO Steve Hill said the facility now has more than 15.4 million square feet of meeting space -enough to attract additional events. Good morning, and welcome to the Indy Gaming newsletter, a weekly look at gaming matters nationally and internationally and how the events tie back to Nevada. If a colleague or associate emailed this newsletter to…
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Indy Gaming: After $600M renovation, what’s next for Las Vegas Convention Center?
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Union in negotiations with downtown, independent Strip casinos

Culinary Local 226 officials say they are still negotiating with 21 Las Vegas-area hotel-casinos for a new five-year contract for more than 7000 workers. Hospitality workers at 21 downtown Las Vegas and independent Strip hotel-casinos, plus two more in Northern Nevada, are working without a contract, which expired on June 1, according to the union.…
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Las Vegas casinos move away from live keno lounges

A recent closure of one of the last live keno lounges on the Strip has shed light on casino operators' shifting business approach to the game. There are dwindling options for a live keno lounge player. On the Strip, Caesars Entertainment ended lounge operations at Harrah's in mid-November, telling guests to play at Horseshoe resort-casino. Downtown…
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Las Vegas Advisor: New Year’s fireworks display grows bigger

This year's "America's Party" fireworks display will be launched from the rooftops of nine Strip casinos, which is one more than in the past. Now that Fontainebleau is open, it has been added to the mix with STRAT, Resorts World, Treasure Island, Venetian, Caesars Palace, Aria, Planet Hollywood and MGM Grand. The show's more than 12000 individual…
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Las Vegas Advisor: New Year’s fireworks display grows bigger
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Things to do: New Years happenings in Las Vegas

Las Vegas (KSNV) - It's America's party time! Once again, the Las Vegas Strip will be launching fireworks from nine casinos, including the newly opened Fontainebleau Hotel. Other casinos include: MGM Grand Hotel and Casino ARIA Resort and Casino Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Caesars Palace Treasure Island Las Vegas The Venetian Resort Las…
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Things to do: New Years happenings in Las Vegas
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Las Vegas may have had it’s best year ever in 2023

It's hard to argue against the position that Las Vegas had its most successful year in its history in 2023. And what do you do after one successful run? Come back for more. That's what local gaming and tourism analysts figure will happen in 2024 after wrapping up a year filled with record gaming revenue and union contract signings, airport…
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Las Vegas may have had it’s best year ever in 2023
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Amazingly dazzling ways to spend New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas in 2023

Also known as Tinseltown or Hollywood, Las Vegas brims with glitz and glamor. Some unforgettable adventures to savor in Las Vegas. Amongst the Americans, it is termed as the epicenter of parties. From casinos to nightclubs to some yummy lip-smacking meals, Las Vegas is a brilliant place to be on New Year's Eve of 2023. There are multiple resorts on…
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VA Legalized Gambling. So Dumfries Transformed a Landfill Into a Casino

Along with the opening of Rosie's Gaming Emporium in Dumfries this past January, gaming in Northern Virginia counties continues its expansion with the addition of "The Rose" Gaming Facility and Hotel by 2023. The development project, which was unanimously approved by the Dumfries Planning Commission, preceded another approval by the Dumfries Town…
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VA Legalized Gambling. So Dumfries Transformed a Landfill Into a Casino
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Las Vegas officials to reveal New Year’s Eve fireworks show plans

It's not even Christmas and local event coordinators are planning for a big New Year's Eve on the Strip and in downtown Las Vegas. Beginning at midnight on New Year's Day, thousands of shimmering lights, gold accents and criss-crossing comets set to party music will make up the eight-minute fireworks show on the Strip as part of an event that…
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Las Vegas officials to reveal New Year’s Eve fireworks show plans
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Las Vegas officials announce New Year's Eve, 'America's Party 2024' plans

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The valley is getting ready to say goodbye to 2023 and hello to 2024. On Wednesday, Las Vegas officials will announce plans for "America's Party 2024". According to Las Vegas Events and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, fireworks will once again be provided by Grucci. City officials said more than 12000 electrical…
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Las Vegas officials announce New Year's Eve, 'America's Party 2024' plans
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Las Vegas Advisor: New Durango casino targets affluent crowd

Station Casinos' glittering new $780 million Durango Casino & Resort has opened. Located on the far southwest side of town at I-15 and Durango Drive, it's considered a "locals" casino, but it's aimed at an affluent crowd. The property features several bars and restaurants, including an upscale food hall and The George, an ­indoor-outdoor venue…
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No more cherries and lemons: Technologically advanced slots appeal to younger crowd

Gamblers play Buffalo Link at Red Rock Casino Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022. Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022 | 2 a.m. As he meandered through Red Rock Resort, Aaron Bettale gravitated toward a slot machine featuring animated video of stampeding buffaloes and explosions of gold coins, ringing bells and the refrain of a disembodied voice exclaiming, "Buffalo." "I like…
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No more cherries and lemons: Technologically advanced slots appeal to younger crowd
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Plaza hotel-casino to debut Brian Christopher's gaming area

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - Brian Christopher slots and the Plaza hotel-casino announced the debut of the "Brian Christopher Slots at the Plaza" gaming area in downtown Las Vegas. The new space will feature the favorite slot machines of Brian Christopher, a successful video creator and influencer with over half a million followers on his social media…
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Plaza hotel-casino to debut Brian Christopher's gaming area
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Mirage Dubbed "Luckiest Casino" on The Strip

Luck is a wondrous thing. One day, it gives you a handy on the High Roller Ferris wheel, the next a swift kick to the meat clackers. Our spirit animals at Casino.org decided to figure out which Las Vegas casino visitors consider luckiest based upon Tripadvisor reviews, and Mirage came out on top. Which is another thing that sometimes happens on the…
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Mirage Dubbed "Luckiest Casino" on The Strip
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino sets a bizarre record

The Las Vegas Strip specializes in larger-than-life excess. Casinos keep getting bigger and more over the top. It's not easy to get attention on the 4.2-mile stretch of road that's packed with everything from a volcano (at least for now), a Statue of Liberty, and an Eiffel Tower. The Strip has become an endless sea of big names using neon, special…
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino sets a bizarre record
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Las Vegas Advisor: Las Vegas room rates drop for the holidays

The holiday season is traditionally prime time for finding low room rates in Las Vegas. The deals have been fewer than normal the past two years, but things are getting back to normal. Last week, the researchers at the Las Vegas Advisor canvassed every casino in town, looking for the best leads on lodging in December. The rates below were available…
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Las Vegas Advisor: Las Vegas room rates drop for the holidays
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Indian Head Casino Celebrates Another Big Win: Bend Resident Strikes $42,549.89 Jackpot on Tarzan Slot Machine

Indian Head Casino Celebrates Another Big Win: Bend Resident Strikes $42549.89 Jackpot on Tarzan Slot Machine PR Newswire MADRAS, Ore.,Nov. 29, 2023/PRNewswire/ -- Indian HeadCasinocelebrates another electrifying win as aBend, Oregonresident struck gold with a monumental$42549.89jackpot onNovember 12thwhile playing the Tarzan slot machine. This…
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'Tis the season for casino holiday productions

While it may seem like July 4 was only about a week-and-a-half ago, we are officially into the 2023 holiday season. As such, it's the time of year when the sights and sounds of the season inside Atlantic City's gaming halls are as ubiquitous as the beeps, bloops and burps of slot machines. So in the spirit of the season, here's a rundown of the…
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'Tis the season for casino holiday productions
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9 Arizona Lottery players claim recent prizes of at least $50,000

PHOENIX - Multiple Arizona Lottery players will have plenty of extra cash for holiday shopping after recent big-money wins, including one for $500000. Two people uncovered six-digit payouts on Scratcher tickets, while seven others claimed prizes of at least $50000 in a variety of games this month. The largest of the wins, a cool half-million, came…
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9 Arizona Lottery players claim recent prizes of at least $50,000
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Gambler turns $5 bet into $10.1 million in one night in Las Vegas

It's a story which is enough to capture anyone's imagination, even if just a little bit. You turn up to Las Vegas with five dollars in your pocket, hit the slots, and walk out a millionaire. This might sound like the sort of thing that would only happen in the movies, but for one gambler it did become a reality. The player turned up with $5, and…
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Gambler turns $5 bet into $10.1 million in one night in Las Vegas
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’Tis the season for casino holiday productions; Harrah’s Atlantic City targets the under-21 set

While it may seem like July 4 was only about a week-and-a-half ago, the we are officially into the 2023 holiday season. As such, it's the time of year when the sights and sounds of said season inside Atlantic City's gaming halls are as ubiquitous as the beeps, bloops and burps of slot machines. So, in the spirit of this time of year, here's a…
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’Tis the season for casino holiday productions; Harrah’s Atlantic City targets the under-21 set
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A Detailed Overview of the Best Yucatan Peninsula Casinos for the Canadian Players

Canadian players can visit many casinos in their own country, but what happens when they go abroad? Read this article to learn about the best Yucatan Peninsula-based casinos and what makes them so special. Gamblers who happen to visit the Yucatan Peninsula will likely go to one of the local casinos. We support this decision - though the games are…
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A Detailed Overview of the Best Yucatan Peninsula Casinos for the Canadian Players
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Rediscovering the Iconic Plaza Hotel & Casino: A Jewel in Downtown Las Vegas

Nestled in the heart of downtown Las Vegas, sitting on top of the Freemont Experience as the crown jewel, the Plaza Hotel & Casino stands as a testament to timeless glamour, excitement, and luxury. With a history spanning more than five decades, this iconic hotel and casino has continuously evolved, pushing the boundaries of the entertainment and…
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Rediscovering the Iconic Plaza Hotel & Casino: A Jewel in Downtown Las Vegas
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Which Las Vegas resorts won’t strike?

If you're traveling to the Strip later this week, you may run across workers picketing in front of major resorts. That's because Culinary Local 226 - representing 53000 hospitality workers in Las Vegas - is threatening to strike at 5 a.m. Friday at 18 properties owned by three major operators. About 35000 workers at resort-casinos operated by MGM…
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Which Las Vegas resorts won’t strike?
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35,000 Workers Ready to Strike Days Before Las Vegas’s Big Formula 1 Kick-Off Weekend

Tens of thousands of hospitality workers in Las Vegas may walk off the job this week if the Culinary and Bartenders Union is unable to strike a deal with casino, hotel, and restaurant employers for a new five-year contract before Friday morning. Culinary Workers Union Local 226, one of the largest and most powerful unions in the U.S., says that the…
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35,000 Workers Ready to Strike Days Before Las Vegas’s Big Formula 1 Kick-Off Weekend
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Marvel Stadium Unveils Luxuries Amid Online Casino Revolution

A sun-dappled morning bore witness to the newest spectacle of the city - the towering Marvel Stadium unveiled its latest amenities with a grand flourish. Basking in its vibrant radiance, onlookers were enthralled as the venue boasted impressive upgrades that were set to enhance the experience of live sport and entertainment, usurping any other…
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Lucas Oil Live opens at WinStar World Casino and Resort

Thackerville, Oklahoma -- A new era of live entertainment at WinStar World Casino and Resort began recently with the first live shows at Lucas Oil Live, the casino-resort�s new 6500-seat performance venue. Lucas Oil Live at WinStar World Casino and Resort is a 250000-square-foot facility with cutting-edge technical capabilities. The arena serves as…
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5 famous people who've been banned from casinos

J. Merritt/FilmMagic // Getty Images Ben Affleck during 2004 World Poker Tour Invitational at The Commerce Casino. When players enter casinos, they may be game to try out their luck, but casinos are meticulously designed to ensure that they play as long as possible-lucky or not. Casinos conveniently have no windows, so patrons have a harder time…
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5 famous people who've been banned from casinos
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The world’s most luxurious casinos and resorts to play poker in 2024

Poker is a popular card game that has long been associated with luxury, opulence and all round extravagance, having originated in the US in the 1800s before going on to become the world's most popular casino game. In recent years, the rise of online casinos has made the game more accessible than ever before, with players able to log on from…
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The world’s most luxurious casinos and resorts to play poker in 2024
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Va. Supreme Court reinstates ban on 'skill' slot machines

RICHMOND - The Virginia Supreme Court has reinstated for the time being a ban on so-called "skill games" in Virginia until a trial on their existence is held in December. The order issued Friday reverses an injunction that a lower court had placed against the ban after a Virginia business owner claimed such a block violated his free-speech rights.…
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Massachusetts woman wins big at Plaza Hotel one year after heart attack

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - A Masssachusetts woman is celebrating a big win after playing in the Plaza Hotel & Casino's Super Bingo tournament. Casino officials said Pam has played in the Super Bingo tournament the last four years. Her chance at the grand prize slipped away last year when she was admitted to Valley Hospital for a heart attack. One year…
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Massachusetts woman wins big at Plaza Hotel one year after heart attack
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Will Nevada ban smoking in casinos?

A growing number of casinos outside of Nevada are expanding their non-smoking options or banning smoking all together, experts said Wednesday during a panel at the Global Gaming Expo. During the first-ever G2E panel on the controversial topic of allowing or banning smoking in casinos, advocates argued that there would be minimal impact to a smoking…
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Will Nevada ban smoking in casinos?
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Mega Millions Friday: 2 NJ lottery players won million-dollar prizes

Two New Jerseyans played online to become millionaires in Friday's Mega Millions drawing, the New Jersey Lottery announced Tuesday. Both tickets were purchased via the Jackpocket app and matched the five white balls to take home the big prizes. One ticket had the Megaplier option to win $3 million, while the other won $1 million. A ticket sold at…
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Las Vegas Advisor: Rio casino set for a remake after changing hands

The off-Strip Rio has officially changed hands, moving from Caesars Entertainment management to be completely owned and run by Dream­scape Companies out of California. Dreamscape reportedly has big plans to bring the Rio back to the days when it was one of Las Vegas' premier resorts. In the near term, however, efforts will be focused on the…
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Sen. Sonny Borrelli battles Arizona regulators over electronic bingo

Arizona regulators are cracking down on what they say are illegal slot machines being billed as bingo games used at nonprofits, small businesses and veterans' organizations around the state. Since Sept. 1, 17 of those facilities have been inspected by employees of the Arizona Department of Gaming, which helps enforce state gambling laws, and the…
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Sen. Sonny Borrelli battles Arizona regulators over electronic bingo
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$50K Powerball tickets unclaimed in Delaware from September 30 drawing

You may not have won the Powerball jackpot, but's how does $50000 sound? There were two unclaimed $50000 winning tickets from Saturday's $960 million Powerball drawing, according to Delaware lottery officials. That drawing saw no grand prize winner, so the Powerball jackpot now is an estimated $1.04 billion with a cash value of $478.2 million as of…
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$50K Powerball tickets unclaimed in Delaware from September 30 drawing
The Press Of Atlantic City

Casino tax fund generated record $504M last year

ATLANTIC CITY - The city's casino industry paid more than $504 million in taxes and fees last fiscal year, a record amount that helps fund programs around the state for its most vulnerable residents. Money for the programs is generated from taxing various parts of the casino gaming industry from total gaming revenue to progressive slots. The Casino…
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Casino tax fund generated record $504M last year
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$50,000 Powerball, $10,000 Mega Million tickets unclaimed in Delaware

Are you feeling lucky? You now might be a winner and not know it. There's plenty of attention on the lottery as the Powerball jackpot continues to rise. As of Thursday, the jackpot was worth an estimated $925 million with a cash value of $432.4 million after there was no grand prize winner from Wednesday night's drawing. The Mega Millions also is…
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$50,000 Powerball, $10,000 Mega Million tickets unclaimed in Delaware
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60,000 Hospitality Workers in Las Vegas Vote to Authorize Casino Strike

More than 50000 service industry workers in Las Vegas voted on Tuesday, September 26, to authorize a strike that could impact 22 casino resorts on the Strip - which means bartenders, cooks, cocktail and food servers, guest room attendants, porters, bellmen, laundry, and kitchen workers statewide could hit the picket line at any time. The Culinary…
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60,000 Hospitality Workers in Las Vegas Vote to Authorize Casino Strike
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Patrons arrested during arcade raid: No idea gambling illegal

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - A group of patrons arrested in a raid at Rio Arcade in St. Lucie County told WPTV they feel the situation is unfair, saying they didn't know the gambling was illegal. St Lucie County deputies raided Rio Arcade on U.S. 1 on Thursday for what they say was illegal gambling, and arrested about 30 to 40 patrons inside. Three of…
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Patrons arrested during arcade raid: No idea gambling illegal
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U2 surprises fans with pop-up concert in downtown Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - Fans of rock group U2 found exactly what they were looking for when the band held a pop-up concert in downtown Las Vegas over the weekend. The surprise show, which took place in the early morning hours on Sunday outside the Plaza Hotel & Casino in downtown Las Vegas, featured the debut of U2's new song, "Atomic City." In…
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U2 surprises fans with pop-up concert in downtown Las Vegas
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Plaza Hotel to host Las Vegas Days Rodeo at CORE Arena in November

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - The Plaza Hotel and Casino is hosting the Las Vegas Days Rodeo at the CORE Arena, its outdoor equestrian center, in November. Sponsored in partnership with the Commission for the Las Vegas Centennial, the Las Vegas Day Rodeo's mission is to bring the community together to celebrate the spirit of Old Las Vegas, including those who…
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Plaza Hotel to host Las Vegas Days Rodeo at CORE Arena in November
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Free Las Vegas Days Rodeo event to again be held at downtown arena

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - The Plaza Hotel & Casino announced that it will once again host a free rodeo event at its downtown Las Vegas arena later this year. According to a news release, The Plaza says its Las Vegas Days Rodeoevent will be held at its outdoor equestrian center, the CORE Arena, on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10-11. Doors for the event…
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Free Las Vegas Days Rodeo event to again be held at downtown arena
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New York Developer Gambles on Las Vegas Shift Toward Strip-Facing Stores

More than ever, new retail space being added off the Las Vegas Strip is bursting out onto the street. Stores on Las Vegas Boulevard, the famous 4-mile-long bustling corridor in the U.S. gambling capital, have traditionally been ensconced indoors in air-conditioned casino hotels or within a handful of enclosed malls. But two new projects, one under…
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New York Developer Gambles on Las Vegas Shift Toward Strip-Facing Stores
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Casino Control Commission to discuss Playboy chip fund

ATLANTIC CITY - The state Casino Control Commission is expected to discuss what to do with $875000 from a closed account dedicated to the cashing in of chips from the former Playboy Hotel and Casino during its meeting Wednesday. The commission is scheduled to meet at 10:30 a.m. at its headquarters on Tennessee Avenue. It's unclear where the money…
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Casino Control Commission to discuss Playboy chip fund
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Madras Resident Hits $161,413 Slot Jackpot

Indian Head Casino is thrilled to announce that over the Labor Day Weekend, one lucky guest struck it big, winning a staggering $161413 jackpot on a Dollar Storm slot machine. The winner, a local resident of Madras has chosen to remain anonymous, but their incredible fortune has the community buzzing with excitement. The Dollar Storm slot machine…
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GTA owner joins Web3, Bitcoin casino, Sunflower Land review: Web3 Gamer

Fun fact: mobile gaming giant Zynga is owned by Take-Two Interactive, the same company that also owns Rockstar Games, which is behind ultra-popular video game series like Grand Theft Auto, Red Dead Redemption and NBA 2K. Now Zynga is making its Web3 debut with a new franchise. Best known for its FarmVille series, Zynga has created an offshoot…
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GTA owner joins Web3, Bitcoin casino, Sunflower Land review: Web3 Gamer
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Eleven New York Casino Bidders Wait For Answers

At some point in September - date to be announced - the New York State Gaming Commission will hold a meeting during which it may have answers to hundreds of questions posed by the 11 potential bidders for the state's three downstate casino licenses. "May" is the word of choice because this question-and-answer process started back in February, when…
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Eleven New York Casino Bidders Wait For Answers
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‘Just a blink’: Longtime MGM Springfield staff reminisce about 5 years in the casino

MGM Springfield marks its fifth anniversary Thursday. This week, reporters with MassLive and The Republican are taking stock of the casino venture's rise and evolution. Construction on the $970 million casino began in 2016 between Union and State streets and was completed in August 2018, replacing the 14 acres of vacant storefronts into MGM…
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‘Just a blink’: Longtime MGM Springfield staff reminisce about 5 years in the casino
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Indy Gaming: Where will Oakland A’s play before Las Vegas ballpark is built?

Good morning, and welcome to the Indy Gaming newsletter, a weekly look at gaming matters nationally and internationally and how the events tie back to Nevada. If a colleague or associate emailed this newsletter to you, please to sign up and receive your own copy of Indy Gaming in your inbox. - Howard Stutz The Oakland Athletics will still be the…
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Indy Gaming: Where will Oakland A’s play before Las Vegas ballpark is built?
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What's Happening at Bally's Evansville in September

24-HOUR CASINO. MUST BE 21 TO PLAY. PROMOTIONAL RULES AND CONDITIONS APPLY. BALLY'S EVANSVILLE ENCOMPASSES 45000 SQUARE FEET OF GAMING SPACE FEATURING OVER 950 SLOT GAMES AND 30 LIVE AND ELECTRONIC TABLE GAMES TWO FIRST-CLASS HOTELS THREE DINING OPTIONS THREE BARS SEPTEMBER PROMOTIONS GIFT GIVEAWAYS Qualified, invited Bally Rewards Members receive…
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What's Happening at Bally's Evansville in September
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Once Elegant, This Atlantic City, NJ, Casino Sits Barren and Bare

When you think of the casinos in Atlantic City, you immediately think of high rollers, blinking lights, the clinking of slot machines, big stars, fancy restaurants, and tons of nightlife. And that's true -- except for one place in the World's Play Ground. While Atlantic City's casinos have had some rough spells over the years, just about all of…
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Once Elegant, This Atlantic City, NJ, Casino Sits Barren and Bare
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Watch a Red Bull F1 car tear through a Las Vegas casino

No one does marketing like Red Bull. For their latest stunt, the Anglo-Austrian team took the championship-winning F1 car for a spin through casinos in Las Vegas ahead of the Las Vegas Grand Prix. As you do. The Las Vegas Grand Prix is still a few weeks away. Mind you, Oracle Red Bull Racing's CEO Christian Racer and F1 driver Sergio'Checo' Pérez…
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Watch a Red Bull F1 car tear through a Las Vegas casino
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UK Gambler Turns Life Earnings Into ₹2 Crore Jackpot At Casino

Casino bets are considered risky because the odds are generally stacked in favour of the casino.The games are designed with a house edge, meaning the casino is more likely to win in the long run. Additionally, many casino games are based on chance, so there is no guaranteed way to predict or control the outcome. As a result, players risk losing…
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UK Gambler Turns Life Earnings Into ₹2 Crore Jackpot At Casino
Q Costa Rica

Student Travel Guide: Exploring Top Casino Destinations Around the World

Renowned for their dazzling entertainment, remarkable architecture, and the exhilarating thrill of games, casinos are much more than just gambling hubs; they are cultural landmarks. As a student, you may wonder what makes these destinations a must-see. Embarking on this journey, you'll encounter the intersection of history, culture, and technology,…
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Student Travel Guide: Exploring Top Casino Destinations Around the World
Conde Nast Traveler

The Best 4th of July Events in Las Vegas in 2023

Looking for 4th of July events in Las Vegas? You won't be surprised to learn that the holiday doesn't look that much different than any other day of the year in this city. Amidst the constant ringing of slot machines, throngs of people in the pools and in the nightclubs, and a never-ending display of over-the-top glitz, it might seem like business…
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The Best 4th of July Events in Las Vegas in 2023
KTNV Las Vegas

Plaza Hotel Casino, Pinkbox Doughnuts putting on grand openings, giveaway

Posted at 6:40 PM, Jun 08, 2023 LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - A series of celebrations are unfolding going into the weekend at the Plaza Casino Hotel property. The main street facade has been completely remodeled and modernized, with the addition of a popular Las Vegas doughnut shop. Part of the Main Street Reimagination project is a showgirl statue at the…
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Plaza Hotel Casino, Pinkbox Doughnuts putting on grand openings, giveaway
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Giant doughnut for Pinkbox entrance arrives at Plaza Hotel and Casino

A giant doughnut arrives to be installed at the Pinkbox entrance at the Plaza in downtown Las Vegas on Monday, June 5, 2023. (Image courtesy Plaza Hotel and Casino) LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - Doughnuts: Is there anything they can't do? A large pink-frosted sprinkled doughnut has arrived at the Plaza Hotel and Casino in downtown Las Vegas. Towed on a…
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Giant doughnut for Pinkbox entrance arrives at Plaza Hotel and Casino
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Plaza Hotel & Casino to celebrate grand opening of 'Main Street Reimagination'

LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - The Plaza Hotel & Casino is set to celebrate the grand opening of the four venues that comprise its "Main Street Reimagination" with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The ceremony will take place on Thursday, June 8, at 11 a.m. Officials said the Main Street Reimagination will transform its historic Main Street façade and porte-cochere…
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Plaza Hotel & Casino to celebrate grand opening of 'Main Street Reimagination'
Reno Gazette Journal

What would Las Vegas A's ballpark look like? Latest images here

The Oakland A's on Friday released three images of the ballpark the team hopes to build on the south end of the Las Vegas Strip. The proposed ballpark site is on nine acres of land to the southeast of South Las Vegas Boulevard and Tropicana Avenue. A team statement that accompanied the renderings confirms that the ballpark has a projected capacity…
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What would Las Vegas A's ballpark look like? Latest images here
8 News Now

Historic Las Vegas Plaza hotel undergoing major facelift

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - When the Plaza opened in downtown Las Vegas more than half a century ago, it was the largest hotel and casino in the world. A lot has changed since 1971 and now the property is undergoing a major transformation on its front exterior. The changes include the Carousel Bar, Brian Christopher's Slots at the Plaza, a smoke-free gaming…
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Historic Las Vegas Plaza hotel undergoing major facelift
The Nevada Independent

Indy Gaming: Las Vegas Sands casino expansion effort in Texas fails again

Good morning, and welcome to the Indy Gaming newsletter, a weekly look at gaming matters nationally and internationally and how the events tie back to Nevada. If a colleague or associate emailed this newsletter to you, please to sign up and receive your own copy of Indy Gaming in your inbox. - Howard Stutz Casino legalization efforts in Texas…
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Indy Gaming: Las Vegas Sands casino expansion effort in Texas fails again
Defense World

Asset Management One Co. Ltd. Sells 6,092 Shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS)

Asset Management One Co. Ltd. lessened its holdings in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS - Get Rating) by 4.2% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 140086 shares of the casino operator's stock after selling 6092 shares during the quarter. Asset…
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Hmart Finally Comes To Las Vegas

H Mart, the popular Korean grocery store, is set to open in the Las Vegas valley. It's a quintessential market for many Asian communities across the country, and now Las Vegas will finally have its own H Mart. Along with Korean goods and snacks, you can expect a fresh seafood and meat section. Other H Marts around the country also prepare…
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Hmart Finally Comes To Las Vegas
Yogonet

Mohegan seeking to boost NY casino bid odds by pledging local businesses support

Mohegan is seeking to boost its odds of securing one of New York's three commercial casino licenses to be made available for the downstate region. The company is pledging to support local small businesses and already signing up loyalty program partners in the Big Apple. The gaming and hospitality firm, controlled by the Mohegan Tribe in…
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Mohegan seeking to boost NY casino bid odds by pledging local businesses support
Yogonet

Mendoza awards online gambling licenses to five operating groups

On Tuesday, April 4, the government of the province of Mendoza, Argentina, awarded online betting and gambling services to five large business groups after receiving the approval of the State Attorney's Office, a step that was achieved last Friday, March 31. The selected companies were the UTE Impresora Internacional de Valores SAIC…
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The Nevada Independent

Tilman Fertitta to buy Hard Rock Lake Tahoe, will convert the casino to a Golden Nugget

The company controlled by Golden Nugget casino owner Tilman Fertitta is acquiring Hard Rock Lake Tahoe from Las Vegas-based Paragon Gaming for an undisclosed price. According to a statement released Friday, privately held Fertitta Entertainment, which is based in Houston, will transform the hotel-casino into a Golden Nugget-branded casino. The…
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Tilman Fertitta to buy Hard Rock Lake Tahoe, will convert the casino to a Golden Nugget
Gambling News

Plaza Hotel & Casino Unveils Super Bingo Tournaments

Image Source: Plaza Hotel & Casino The Plaza Hotel & Casino, a gambling property in Las Vegas, has unveiled the dates of its 2023 Super Bingo tournaments. The first such competition has been scheduled for April 3-5, after which the casino will continue hosting tournaments almost every month. The upcoming tournament will feature a $160000 prize…
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Plaza Hotel & Casino Unveils Super Bingo Tournaments
Yogonet

Nevada not as likely to ban indoor casino smoking as issue picks up steam in New Jersey

New Jersey casino workers' ongoing push to ban indoor smoking at Atlantic City's gaming venues continues to pick up steam, with many believing this will be the year that the loophole closes, as more lawmakers show their support for the plan. However, the situation seems to be sharply different in Nevada. Only a small number of casino operators have…
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Nevada casino smoking ban not likely; Atlantic City’s nonsmoking push continues

Table games dealer Nicole Vitola waited nearly 20 years to breathe easier while working at Borgata casino in Atlantic City. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit three years ago and smoking indoors was temporarily banned, she no longer saw large clouds of smoke but a casino filled with players. "In my eyes, there was no way they'd bring back smoking,"…
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Nevada casino smoking ban not likely; Atlantic City’s nonsmoking push continues
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Nevada casino smoking ban not likely; Altantic City’s nonsmoking push continues

Table games dealer Nicole Vitola waited nearly 20 years to breathe easier while working at Borgata casino in Atlantic City. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit three years ago and smoking indoors was temporarily banned, she no longer saw large clouds of smoke but a casino filled with players. "In my eyes, there was no way they'd bring back smoking,"…
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Nevada casino smoking ban not likely; Altantic City’s nonsmoking push continues
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Mark Wahlberg films at downtown Las Vegas hotel-casino

Mark Wahlberg has invited the Plaza to the "Hollywood 2.0" dynamic. The A-list actor and active Las Vegan wrapped on-location shooting at the classic hotel-casino Thursday afternoon and evening. Wahlberg and his crew worked for about three hours on site. A few vintage cars were spotted near the front of the hotel, parked on Main Street near the…
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Mark Wahlberg films at downtown Las Vegas hotel-casino
conwaydailysun.com

Charitable gaming, casino coming to Conway plaza

CONWAY - Rumors about a gaming operation coming to Conway at the former Shurfine store near the New Hampshire Liquor and Wine Outlet have become more than just that. The town of Conway issued a new building permit to A.W. Rose Construction of Manchester on Jan. 9 of this year to "renovate the former grocery store and adjoining suite into (a) sports…
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solosophie.com

A 3 Day Weekend in Las Vegas Itinerary You’ll Want to Steal

If you're considering spending a 3 day weekend in Las Vegas, then keep this itinerary at hand and bookmark it for quick reference while you explore this unique destination in Nevada. Sin City is a thrilling destination for a weekend escape, a romantic break, or an all-friends adventure. Featuring the right amount of entertainment, gambling, and…
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A 3 Day Weekend in Las Vegas Itinerary You’ll Want to Steal
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NYC casino bidding war: Latest entrant pitches huge hotel and Ferris wheel near UN

Are you ready for a high-rollin', high-flyin' time near the UN? Yet another entrant has joined the field in the fierce bidding war for a casino license in New York City - this time led by a billionaire developer who also wants to construct a huge Ferris wheel on vacant land just south of the United Nations. The wheel is the centerpiece of a joint…
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NYC casino bidding war: Latest entrant pitches huge hotel and Ferris wheel near UN
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Mohegan Named Casino Operator for Soloviev Group’s NYC Casino Bid

NEW YORK, NY - Mohegan has joined Soloviev Group's bid as the casino partner of Freedom Plaza. This announcement comes as a result of the New York State Gaming Commission's request for applications to develop and operate up to three downstate casinos and strategically leverage the category expertise, values, long-term vision, and culture of Mohegan…
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Mohegan Named Casino Operator for Soloviev Group’s NYC Casino Bid
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Four Winds Casinos To Hold South Bend Job Fair

SOUTH BEND, IN - The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi's Four Winds Casinos will host a job fair at their South Bend Recruitment Center, located in Erskine Plaza at 1290 E. Ireland Road in South Bend, on Monday, Feb. 6 from noon to 4:00pm. The job fair, which is in support of the new hotel and spa at Four Winds South Bend, will feature on the spot hiring…
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The New York Times

Latest NYC Casino Bid Includes a Ferris Wheel Near the UN

After more than two decades, a developer's megaproject could finally take root at the sprawling, fallow site near the United Nations headquarters in Midtown. Its latest bid: a proposal for Manhattan's first Vegas-style casino. Soloviev Group, the longtime owner of the 6.7-acre plot, said on Tuesday that it will partner with Mohegan, the casino and…
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Latest NYC Casino Bid Includes a Ferris Wheel Near the UN