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A Long-Delayed Las Vegas Strip Project Is Back on Track

The pandemic killed a lot of investment and construction projects around the country, but not in Las Vegas. Caesars Entertainment and MGM Resorts kept moving forward with huge projects. Fontainebleau Las Las Vegans is going to open in late 2023. The pand epidemic also saw the opening of Resort World Las veres and major projects at Circus Circus and Tropicana.
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A Long-Delayed Las Vegas Strip Project Is Back on Track

New leader takes helm at Atlantic City casino trade group

Mark Giannantonio has been president and CEO of Resorts casino since 2012. He succeeds Joe Lupo, who is leaving to run the Mirage casino in Las Vegas. Gianantonios takes the reigns amid a crucial summer season for Atlantic City's casino industry. The industry's profitability increased in the first quarter of this year compared to before COVID-19. However, only four of the nine casinos individually reported higher gross operating profits. All nine have reached new contracts with the industry’s main employee union in recent weeks.
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New leader takes helm at Atlantic City casino trade group
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Tropicana & Mirage Leaving Las Vegas! - The Tropicana Casino and Mirage Casino are set to follow Bally's out the door!

Tropicana & Mirage Leaving Las Vegas!  - The Tropicana Casino and Mirage Casino are set to follow Bally's out the door!

What Happened to Tropicana Online Casino?

Tropicana Online Casino in New Jersey is no longer available. The operator is teaming up with Light & Wonder as a new platform provider. Caesars Casino Online offers a $10 no deposit bonus and a 200% deposit-match bonus up to $200.
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What Happened to Tropicana Online Casino?

Indy Gaming: Bally’s says it will close purchase of Tropicana Las Vegas next month

Bally's plans to redevelop Tropicana on the south-Strip are not likely to be realized until 2023. The team is considering two sites in the resort corridor for a new ballpark. Bally’s purchase of Tropicaana still needs approval by Nevada gaming regulators. The matter is not scheduled to come up on this month”s agenda. A's want to build a $1 billion waterfront ballpark in Oakland to replace the 57-year-old RingCentral Coliseum. They are also considering a 27-acre parcel behind Planet Hollywood and Paris Las Vegas.
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Indy Gaming: Bally’s says it will close purchase of Tropicana Las Vegas next month
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Casinos Market Growth USD 764861.32 million by 2027

The global Casinos market size was valued at $545645.2 million in 2021 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 5.79% during the forecast period, reaching $764861.32 million by 2027. Casino is a tourist attraction and indoor amusement zone.
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Casinos Market Growth USD 764861.32 million by 2027

Atlantic City Resorts Reaches Deal with Union; Only 1 Casino without Pact

Resorts casino reached an agreement with Atlantic City's main casino workers union on Wednesday. Housekeeping employees will see their pay increase to $22 per hour at the end of the four-year contract. Golden Nugget casino is the only one without a new labor agreement. The union reached agreements on new contracts with the Borgata, Caesars, Harrah's, Tropicana, and Hard Rock. Bally's and the Ocean Casino Resort agreed to adopt the terms of contracts reached by some of larger properties in the city.
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Atlantic City Resorts Reaches Deal with Union; Only 1 Casino without Pact
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Resorts Casino signs new union agreement

Resorts Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, has reached a new agreement with the casino workers union. The Golden Nugget remains the last casino in the area without one.
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Resorts Casino signs new union agreement

Resorts reaches deal with union; only 1 casino without pact

Resorts casino reached an agreement with Atlantic City's main casino workers union on Wednesday. Housekeeping employees will see their pay increase to $22 per hour at the end of the four-year contract. Golden Nugget is the only casino without a new labor agreement. The union has authorized a strike on July 30 if a contract is not reached with Golden Nugget. The other casinos agreed to adopt the terms of contracts reached by some of them.
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Resorts reaches deal with union; only 1 casino without pact
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Wazdan grows presence in U.S. iGaming market

Wazdan has signed a deal with Ruby Seven Studios. The collaboration will see WazDan's entire portfolio added to Ruby's U.S.-facing Ruby Casino. WazaDan’s player-favorite slots will be made available across the operator's suite of social casino applications.
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Resorts, Golden Nugget Casino Workers Set Strike Vote

Resorts, Golden Nugget Casino Workers Set Strike Vote. About 1,000 Atlantic City retail casino workers may vote to authorize a strike on July 19. 99% of Unite Here Local 54 members working at seven Atlantic city casinos voted in favor of ratifying their new contracts with their employers today.
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Resorts, Golden Nugget Casino Workers Set Strike Vote
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The Neon Museum Presents DUCK DUCK SHED: Celebrating Las Vegas Architecture, Design, and Culture

The Neon Museum will host a four-day event Duck Duck Ducks Shed: Celebrating Las Vegas Architecture, Design, and Culture from Oct. 27-30. The event highlights the city's architectural character over the decades. It will include presentations by nationally acclaimed speakers and tours of historic Las Las Vegans' neighborhoods and properties. The Neon museum is proud to launch the event. Mayor Carolyn Goodman is excited about the program. "Learning from Las Vegas" is celebrating 50th year since its initial printing. In the book, the authors identify the themes of "ducks" and "decorated sheds" as the main architectural elements of Las vegans.
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The Neon Museum Presents DUCK DUCK SHED: Celebrating Las Vegas Architecture, Design, and Culture

Atlantic City Casino Strike Threats All But Over

Hard Rock Atlantic City casino officials agreed to a new labor agreement with the Unite Here Local 54 union on Saturday night. The last casino strike in Atlantic city was in 2016, when the same union rejected concessions demanded by Trump Taj Mahal owner Carl Icahn. The most infamous strike took place in 1986, with more than 10,000 workers walking off the job. It shuttered the casino and reopened as the Hard Rock casino that opened in mid-2018. This summer could be the biggest in gaming revenue in many years.
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Atlantic City Casino Strike Threats All But Over

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

Atlantic City casino industry sees nearly 79% gross operating profit growth in Q1 versus pre-pandemic 2019

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released the financial results for the first quarter of 2022. The casinos and their online arms collectively posted a gross operating profit of $155.6 million. Borgata, Hard Rock, Ocean and Tropicana were individually more profitable this past quarter than they were at the start of 2019. Caesars saw $10. 6 million, ahead of Golden Nugget, which saw $5.5 million and Resorts earned $536,000. Ocean had the highest average room rate at $209, while Golden Nugget had lowest at
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Atlantic City casino industry sees nearly 79% gross operating profit growth in Q1 versus pre-pandemic 2019

Pedestrian critically injured after crash near Las Vegas Strip

A car rear-ended a pedestrian on Tropicana near East Tropicside and Ocean Drive. The pedestrian was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the Ford E150 was also taken there for injuries, but his condition is not life threatening.
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Pedestrian critically injured after crash near Las Vegas Strip

Atlantic City's History of Casino Strikes

The last labor strike at an Atlantic City casino closed the Trump Taj Mahal in September 2016. The union Unite Here Local 54 is threatening to strike five of the city's nine casinos. A walkout is tentatively scheduled for Friday at industry leader Borgata and at Caesars Entertainment properties Caeres, Hard Rock and Tropicana. Bally's and Ocean agree to abide by whatever deals are struck elsewhere. Resorts and Golden Nugget are in the Yellow Zone. Other casinos are facing a deadline.
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Atlantic City's History of Casino Strikes

Downtown casino buys shuttered bar in Laclede's Landing

Tropicana St. Louis LLC bought the Big Daddy's on the Landing for $1.2 million. The owner, Caesars Entertainment Inc., wants to see more residential and office uses in the area. BigDaddy's owner Ryan Loeffler shuttered the bar in January 2021 and sold it a year later. He operates four other restaurants: Big daddy's Soulard, Big dad's 618 in Belleville, Big diy's Edwardsville and Silver Creek Saloon in Belleville.
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Downtown casino buys shuttered bar in Laclede's Landing

Atlantic City Retail Casino Workers Vote to Strike

Atlantic City Retail Casino Workers Vote to Strike. About 96% of them are in favor of hitting picket lines. If the strike goes ahead, it will begin with four casinos on July 1 and then more casinos may join later.
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Atlantic City Retail Casino Workers Vote to Strike

Potential July strike for Atlantic City casino workers

The Local 54 branch of the Unite Here trade union has voted in favor of authorizing a full-blown strike against the city's collection of nine casinos. 96% of those who voted voted to give the union's negotiating committee the right to call a strike next month if no progress on desired ‘significant’ salary increases be reached.
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Potential July strike for Atlantic City casino workers

Casino File: Hard Rock Atlantic City bets big on Keys, Bocelli, NKOTB, Van Gogh; ‘Dollar dogs’ at Live! Philly

This summer at Hard Rock Hotel Casino Atlantic City offers something for everyone. The casino-resort marks its fourth anniversary this month. Pop music is still the main draw, but there are also off-the-beaten-path attractions. Andrea Bocelli is playing at the Hard Rook Live at Etess Arena on June 25. There is an interactive exhibit called "Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience" at Tropicana Casino Resort. An announcement about a Broadway musical is expected.  The variety of bookings stems from a mandate to expand Hardrock’s rock-and-pop-heavy strategy.
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Casino File: Hard Rock Atlantic City bets big on Keys, Bocelli, NKOTB, Van Gogh; ‘Dollar dogs’ at Live! Philly

4 Atlantic City, NJ casinos not cleaning rooms daily, union says

4 Atlantic City casinos not cleaning rooms daily, union says. Caesars, Harrah's, Tropicana and Golden Nugget are not complying with a COVID-related requirement that hotel rooms be cleaned daily. The state health department confirmed the order remains in effect. The union is in talks with the nine Atlantic city casinos for a contract to replace the ones that expired at the end of last month. Housekeepers claim there are too few workers to clean each room daily and they are understaffed. One housekeeper at Caeres claims the workload is taking a toll on her health.
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Union to picket Atlantic City casino as contracts expire

Unite Here union's members will form a picket line in front of Tropicana casino Wednesday evening. Union has been negotiating for over a month to reach a new contract with the Atlantic City casinos. The union went on strike in 2004 for 34 days and walked out against the former Trump Taj Mahal casino in July 2016. The goal is to keep workers from falling behind in an economy where labor shortages are increasing salaries in other industries, yet inflation is eating away at consumers’ purchasing power.
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Union to picket Atlantic City casino as contracts expire

Las Vegas Strip Resort Gets 'Extensive' Makeover

The facelift of Wynn Las Vegas is expected to be completed in June 2022. The nearly 2,700 room casino resort is redesigning its suites, rooms, elevator lobbies and resort tower corridors. Todd-Avery Lenahan, the person leading the redesign, is behind the design of Delilah at WynN Las Las Vegas, Cocktail Collection on the Lake of Dreams and Casa Playa.
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Las Vegas Strip Resort Gets 'Extensive' Makeover

Union Representing Atlantic City Casino Workers Warning Families Summer Plans Could Be Affected By Labor Dispute

Union contracts at seven major casinos ended on Tuesday. Union representing Atlantic City casino workers is demanding higher wages. The union created a website called "Atlantic City Travel Alert" to warn families their summer plans may be affected by a labor dispute. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic city says it has a positive relationship with the union. i in the statement. i i.e. there is no dispute between the Union and Hardrock Hotel and Casino. It is meeting with other properties at the moment.
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Union Representing Atlantic City Casino Workers Warning Families Summer Plans Could Be Affected By Labor Dispute

Atlantic City Casinos Party Like It's 2019

Atlantic City casinos were closed from mid-March until July 4 weekend in 2020. The just-concluded Memorial Day weekend proved to be a success. About $1 billion has been invested by the casino properties in the past several years. The industry's growth and prosperity is more important than ever before.
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Atlantic City Casinos Party Like It's 2019

Las Vegas shop sells 'corpse water' after body found in a barrel in Lake Mead during drought

The water bottle with the name 'Lake Mead Corpse Water' was created by Charlie Hanks, the owner of Blaspheme Boutique in Las Vegas. It is not from Lake Mead, which has seen its water levels decrease over the past three decades. The shop has been open for a year and has a dark magic and fantasy theme. A man's body was found in a barrel at the bottom of Lake Moselm on May 1. Las Las Vegas strip was once dominated by mob-run casinos. Hank's shop is selling the water bottles to boost the online presence. She doesn't want to make light of the fact that there are dead bodies in the lake.
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Las Vegas shop sells 'corpse water' after body found in a barrel in Lake Mead during drought

AC Casinos Kick Off Unofficial Start to Summer

AC Casinos Kick Off Unofficial Start to Summer. Atlantic City casinos have invested approximately $1 billion dollars into the marketplace over the past several years. The properties continue to diversify Atlantic city’s offerings and invest hundreds of millions of dollars in redevelopment projects and amenities to attract new visitors. The Chamber of Commerce Southern New Jersey looks forward to an even stronger summer season.
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Caesars Brings Iconic Brand to the Las Vegas Strip

Caesars is bringing an iconic brand to the Las Vegas Strip. The company has already released its plans rebranding Bally's Casino under its Horseshoe brand. The Mirage Volcano attraction will soon make way for a Hard Rock Guitar Hotel.
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Caesars Brings Iconic Brand to the Las Vegas Strip

Major Las Vegas Property Getting $600 Million Renovation

Las Vegas has a lot of construction projects going on. Fontainebleau Las Vegas is going to be ready late-2023. Caesars Entertainment is rebranding Bally's Casino into Horseshoe brand. Baly's Corporation wants to use that name on a revamped Tropicana. There are two NBA-ready arena projects and a deal for a stadium for the Oakland Athletics. The pending rebranded of the Mirage into a Hard Rock is also going ahead.
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Amazing winnings that have gone down in the history of gambling

Gambling is a very lucrative business. Every gambler dreams of hitting a huge jackpot. The most incredible winnings from Ireland online casinos are discussed later in the article.   The amount of the payment received is surprising. It also has funny (sometimes creepy) details associated with it.
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Amazing winnings that have gone down in the history of gambling

Elon Musk's Bold Las Vegas Strip Project Inches Closer

Elon Musk's bold Las Vegas Strip project is getting closer to becoming a reality. Sin City has first-of-its-kind experiences and world-class entertainment in quantity that few cities can equal. It's also a city of traffic and crowds that was never engineered to handle them. Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to change that. He's the Tesla. CEO (TSLA) - Get Tesla Inc Report
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Elon Musk's Bold Las Vegas Strip Project Inches Closer

Man faces sexual assault charge tied to 1996 attack outside casino

Lawrence Shaw was arrested on a warrant in Texas in March and released on $6,000 bail. He has a preliminary hearing set for May 18. A DNA sample from Shaw matched a skirt the woman was wearing at the time of the assault. She wants to pursue charges against Shaw. The arrest warrant was issued on Sept. 21. It is related to an alleged 1996 rape outside a Las Vegas casino.
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Four Atlantic City Casinos Forfeit Winnings From Underage Gamblers

Four Atlantic City Casinos Forfeit Winnings From Underage Gamblers. Tropicana was the biggest offender, with a forfeiture of $59,860.30. Harrah's was initially found to be liable for $6,857, but one of the seven gamblers produced proper ID. Caesars had a pair of fines, $1,632.59 from a Feb 22, 2022, violation involving seven young gambers, and another $901.02 from Nov. 10, 2021. Hard Rock forfeited $ 1,600.
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Four Atlantic City Casinos Forfeit Winnings From Underage Gamblers