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

It took new casinos to set a new record for Pennsylvania's slot machines and table games revenue. The state's casinos generated $3.43 billion from slot machine and tables games in the last year. Online casinos and sports betting have boosted the industry. Traditional casinos have been operating since 2006. They employ nearly 15,000 people. They made a record $5.04 billion in revenue in last 12 months.
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It Took New Casinos To Set PA Record For Slots, Tables Revenue
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Pennsylvania: Parx Casino wins planning commission OK for hotel at Bensalem complex

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Pennsylvania: Hollywood Casino York celebrates anniversary with $77M in year-one revenue, 70 more slots by next month

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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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Pennsylvania casinos see revenue up 8% to $448M in May, led by Hollywood Casino at Penn National

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

Pennsylvania's 18 iCasinos collected $113.3 million in May. It's the seventh month in a row that the state's online casino play has exceeded $100 million. In the first five months of 2022, the i Casinos have collected about $555.2 million from gamblers. The retail casinos generate a lot more revenue, but that total year-to-year is basically flat.
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Pennsylvania gambling revenue reaches $447.8m in May

Land-based gaming is the most popular form of gambling in Pennsylvania. The state's total market revenue was up from $413.2m in May 2021 to $462.7m this year. Sports betting revenue is up 26. 2% to $35.0m, but retail revenue here is just $2.8m. Valley Forge and FanDuel are the top sports betting providers in the state. Hollywood Casino at Penn National led the way in igaming with $45.5m and Rivers Casino Philadelphia on $26.9m while Valley forge took $21.6m from sports bets.
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Pennsylvania gambling revenue reaches $447.8m in May
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Pennsylvania gaming revenue in April up 14% over 2021

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

Pennsylvania falls just short of monthly gambling revenue record in April

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

Feb. gaming revenue in PA up from last year

February's gaming revenue in Pennsylvania was $375.7 million. It's the third consecutive month gaming revenues have declined. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board regulates slot machines, table games, internet gaming, sports wagering, fantasy contests and video gaming terminals.
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Pennsylvania gaming revenue up 26% in January over 2021

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

Love of the Game Weekend at Rivers Casino Philadelphia

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pennsylvania records year-on-year gaming revenue increase

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

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

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

Rivers Casino Philadelphia Hosts Free Labor Day Block Party

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

Gaming Control Board Reports June Revenue

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

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

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

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

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

Gamblers Flock Back To PA Casinos Without Increasing Internet Betting

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

Rivers Casino Philadelphia fined for unauthorized surveillance footage duplication

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

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

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

In Pennsylvania, House Bill 271, allowing for internet gambling in PA, passed in 2017 by a vote of 109-72. The bill became part of Act 42 of 2017. Act changed the state’s gaming regulations in diverse areas. It focused on online casino games with a brief mention of online poker.
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Two Years of PA Online Casinos: From Resistance To Wide Embrace

Buffets Remain Closed at Most Pennsylvania Casinos

Pennsylvania casinos are open, masks are optional for vaccinated guests, the plexiglass is down, drink service returned to the casino floor and smoking is permitted again. Most buffets at Pennsylvania casinos remain closed.
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Smoking returns to Pennsylvania casinos after 1-year ban

Smoking is allowed in designated areas on the gaming floor in Pennsylvania casinos. The ban was lifted at the end of last month. All of the state casinos were closed during the COVID-19 shutdown in May 2020. Pennsylvania's casinos brought in $413,182,161 in 2021. PennLive will have a casino guide later this month to let readers know what restaurants, poker rooms and entertainment venues have reopened at Pennsylvania’s 14 casinos and other information about each facility.
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Smoking returns to Pennsylvania casinos after 1-year ban

Internet gaming in Pennsylvania surpasses $100 million

Internet gaming in Pennsylvania surpassed $100 million in revenue for the first time in May. The Hollywood Casino at Penn National in Dauphin County had the biggest share of that total with $41.3 million. The Meadows Casino in Washington County brought in $20.6 million and The Scranton Casino brought $268,069. Retail slots are the most profitable for casinos with revenue of $201. 3 million, while table games brought $77.2 million for table game and sports betting $27.7 million at the Scronton.
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Internet gaming in Pennsylvania surpasses $100 million

Pennsylvania Registers $413m In Revenue, iGaming Breaks $100m Mark

Pennsylvania registered record revenue of $413182161 last May. Slots, internet tables and sportsbooks made $67.2m, while video game terminals, truck shops and online poker made another $2.6m. Hollywood casino, Penn National, made the largest share of the revenue, at $62.9m from its various channels. Online gaming made at least $100m last year.
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Pennsylvania Registers $413m In Revenue, iGaming Breaks $100m Mark

Pennsylvania Casinos Work to Attract Employees as More Guests Return

Pennsylvania casinos hit the jackpot this spring with increased capacity and loosened COVID-19 restrictions. Coronavirus pandemic caused PA casinos to close a third of the year in 2020 and revenue to drop 21%. Rush Street Gaming’s two Pennsylvania operations, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh and Rivers casino Philadelphia, will offer a $15 per hour minimum wage for non-tipped employees property-wide.
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Pennsylvania Casinos Work to Attract Employees as More Guests Return

Rivers Casinos in Philly, Pittsburgh raise minimum wage to $15 for non-tipped employees

Rush Street Gaming will increase minimum wage to $15 an hour for non-tipped employees at the Rivers Casinos in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. Full-time dealers at Rivers Casino average a first-year income of $45,000 and $50,00. Rush Street will be hiring as restrictions implemented because of the COVID-19 pandemic are lifted. Businesses across the United States have implemented a higher minimum wages than the federal level, which is $7.25 anhour.
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Rivers Casinos in Philly, Pittsburgh raise minimum wage to $15 for non-tipped employees

Justin Moore Guides Rivers Casino Philadelphia As Gaming Roars Back

The COVID-19 pandemic caused a lot of problems for casinos in Pennsylvania 2020. Rivers Casino Philadelphia was shut down for the longest due to the City of Philadelphia's stringent rules. However, the revenue was somewhat salvaged by the strong performance of its online casino, BetRivers.
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Justin Moore Guides Rivers Casino Philadelphia As Gaming Roars Back

PGCB Releases Gaming Revenue Figures for February 2021

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board released a report on March 16. The report details the performance of the state's gambling industry. In February, the total revenues clocked in at $309.1 million. This is still impressive despite the $2.6 million drop from January. Slots and table games saw the most declines. The decline can be attributed to the capacity limits that retail casino venues have had to implement to ensure the safety of their patrons and their employees.
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PGCB Releases Gaming Revenue Figures for February 2021

BetMGM’s Borgata Casino App Officially Launches in Pennsylvania

BetMGM has launched its second online casino in Pennsylvania with the introduction of the Borgata Casino app. It gained market access to the state through a partnership with Rivers Casino Philadelphia. The app includes more than 150 slots, live dealer and table games, such as Premium Blackjack Pro and MGM Grand Millions. After signing up, players get a 100% welcome deposit match up to $1,000 and $20 in free play.
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Pennsylvania Casinos To Close Again Starting Dec. 12

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf ordered all casinos to close again starting Saturday, December 12th. The order goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, January 4th 2021. All 40 truck stop video gaming terminallocations are also shuttered on the same schedule.
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Take a look at South Philly’s massive new casino, opening in the middle of the pandemic

Live! Casino and Hotel Philadelphia is opening next month. It's the second major casino within the city limits. The casino is 510,000 square feet and costs $700 million. The developer is proud to be opening in the midst of the pandemic. He's confident the facility's temperature guns, plastic separators, air filters and other safety measures will keep patrons safe.
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Casino revenue in Pa., NJ. suffered in 2020 from the pandemic. So did taxes, at least in Pa.

Pennsylvania collected $317 million less in tax revenue from gambling last year. New Jersey collected more than $300 million more, thanks to the shift of gaming to online platforms. Pennsylvania collects more tax from the industry because of its higher tax rates. New York collects less than half as much tax as Pennsylvania. The state collected about $1.1 billion in taxes last Year 2019. It collected almost $2 billion the previous year, compared to $3.5 billion. In New. Jersey, revenue totaled $ 2.9 billion last. year compared with $ 3.4 billion year before.
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Casino revenue in Pa., NJ. suffered in 2020 from the pandemic. So did taxes, at least in Pa.

Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia Announces Opening Dates

Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia announced the opening dates for their new world-class gaming and entertainment company. The long-awaited launch will begin on Tuesday, January 19. It will become the second casino in Philadelphia. The first one was Rivers Casino Philadelphia that celebrated its 10th anniversary in the city.
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One day after Pa. casino execs send a letter to Wolf pushing to stay open, he shuts them down

Gov. Tom Wolf ordered the temporary shutdown of entertainment industry for the remainder of 2020 and into early 2021. The number of positive COVID-19 cases continues to climb in Pennsylvania. Nine gaming executives representing their respective casinos in the commonwealth wrote to Wolf asking him to keep casinos open. Penn National Gaming said it has adhered to the guidance from Wolf’s administration, the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Gaming Control Board”s CO VID- 19 protocols. The closure of Penn‘s casinos will affect 18,000 employees and thousands of business partners.
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Pennsylvania fines two casinos over giving away too much complimentary slot play

Rivers Casino Philadelphia was fined $47,500 for giving out 405 erroneous awards of free slot play from 2015 to 2016. Mount Airy Casino Resort in the Poconos was also fined. The violations related to free slots play. Both casinos agreed to tighten controls on authorizations for complimentary play as part of the consent agreements. The consent agreement was signed in March but didn't come before the board for final approval. It was due to complications from the COVID-19 emergency.
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Pennsylvania fines two casinos over giving away too much complimentary slot play