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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 approves Athena Security weapons detection system for casinos The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Bureau of Licensing has granted the firm approval to provide weapons-detection systems in the state.

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#Pennsylvania mini #casino licence decision not expected until autumn The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board doesn’t expect to rule on the pending licence for a mini casino near State College until at least October.

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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Consistent Online Casino Play Has PA On Pace For $1.3B IGaming Year

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

Troopers Identify 'Suspect' in Alleged Theft at Casino

Troopers from the Skippack barracks, working in the Valley Forge Casino Resort, 1160 First Avenue, identified a 53-year-old man from Zieglerville as a suspect in a theft incident. A 51-years- old Mays Landing NJ woman reported her iPhone 12 had been left at a slot machine on the casino floor. The mobile device was valued at $700.
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In Pennsylvania, Plans For Fifth Mini-Casino Remain Stuck

Plans for a fifth mini-casino in Pennsylvania near State College are stuck in a lawsuit. Cordish Companies, who own the Live! Philadelphia hotel-casa and the live! Pittsburgh casino, are suing Ira Lubert for his involvement in the bid.
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Casino Resort License Renewal Due; Comments Sought

The 5-year slot machine operator license held by Valley Forge Convention Center Partner LLC is up for renewal. The public will be allowed to comment at the April 27th hearing. It will take place in the Upper Merion Township Building, 175 W. Valley forge Rd. in Pennsylvania. A separate public hearing will also take places in Harrisburg. The board oversees all aspects of gambling involving the state’s 16 land-based casinos, online casino games, retail and online sports wagering, and video gaming terminals at qualified truck stops.
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Feb. gaming revenue in PA up from last year

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

Combination Of Factors Challenge PA Casinos In Matching 2019 Revenue

Pennsylvania's gaming industry generated $4.73 billion in commercial revenue in 2021. Online casinos and sports betting helped the industry grow. Casinos struggled to match the previous year's revenue. The state has 16 casinos, but only 12 were open in the past decade. The slots and tables revenue totaled $3.21 billion. For the dozen that were also in business in 2019, it was $2.87 billion, a 12.2% decline from the pre-COVID era.
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Combination Of Factors Challenge PA Casinos In Matching 2019 Revenue

Pa. gambling revenue is on a roll, but not at the casinos

Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and West Virginia legalized internet gambling this year. Michigan also launched internet gaming this season. Online gaming has diversified casino revenue. Las Vegas hotel reservations for New Year's Eve are strong. Pennsylvania's ranking of casinos by revenue source is dominated by online gaming. Parx Casino generates the most revenue from brick-and-mortar operations. Hollywood Casino at Penn National is the top-ranked casino when including online revenue, followed by Valley Forge Casino Resort.
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PGCB Releases Latest Figures, Sees Casino Results Up, Sportsbook Win More

Pennsylvania's gaming revenue has remained steady through November. The state has posted a new record through its casino operations. Land-based casinos continue to be the main driver of operational results. Hollywood Casino at Penn National in Grantville generated $60.1 million. Valley Forge Casino Resort in King of Prussia posted $57. 1 million, and Parx Casino in Philadelphia was third with $56.3 million in November's results, up to $7 million from October. Sports betting generated a total of $761.6 million and the FanDuel Sportsbook generated almost $63 million of taxable revenue.
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PGCB Releases Latest Figures, Sees Casino Results Up, Sportsbook Win More

Penn National Adds To Its Casino Dominance In The State On Wednesday

Penn National Gaming is opening its third casino in Pennsylvania on Wednesday. The 80,000-square-foot facility will be called Hollywood Casino Morgantown. It will open three days before Christmas. Penn National has 16 casinos in the state. The company has been expanding operations before the COVID pandemic. Its fourth casino is called the Hollywood casino at The Meadows south of Pittsburgh. Hollywood casinos at Penn and York have been profitable.
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Penn National Adds To Its Casino Dominance In The State On Wednesday

Valley Forge Casino Adds Infrared Cameras to Catch Irresponsible Parents

Valley Forge Casino Resort in Pennsylvania is installing infrared cameras to catch irresponsible parents leaving their children in cars in the parking lot. The company is spending $776,000 on prevention and educating patrons about leaving unsupervised minors. In 2021 alone, there have been 22 such incidents compared to 15 in previous three years. There will be warning signs that explicitly prohibit this behavior. It is a problem that usually attracts bad press.
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Valley Forge Casino Adds Infrared Cameras to Catch Irresponsible Parents

New Gaming Venues Approved, Others Are Fined And Reducing Slots

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board fined three casinos for violations of regulations and gave a green light for opening of a mini-casino in Berks County and an OTB race and sportsbook in Chester County. It also approved two casinos’ plans to reduce their number of slot machines and heard one casino outline an intensified program to prevent gamblers from leaving children unattended. October represented a record $89 million month for table games revenue at the brick-and-mortar casinos and $200 million for slots revenue.
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New Gaming Venues Approved, Others Are Fined And Reducing Slots

Underage Gambler's Access To Casino Results In State Fine Against Parx

Parx Casino in Pennsylvania has been fined $10,000 for an incident involving an 18-year-old who accessed the gaming floor and played slot machines for less than a half-hour. The incident occurred in September 2020. Parx self-reported the violation of state law. The gambling board Chairwoman Denise Smyler raised a concern about the possibility of people with COVID symptoms getting into the casino during the pandemic.
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Underage Gambler's Access To Casino Results In State Fine Against Parx

Troopers Investigate Alleged Casino Voucher Theft

Troopers are investigating a theft by unlawful taking at Valley Forge Casino Resort. The suspect took a $385.03 casino voucher from a 50-year-old Harleysville man. He cashed it out and left the casino. Charges are being prepared for filing against the suspect in the Bridgeport courtroom.
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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

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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Casino to replace Macy’s at mall in State College, Pa.

Ira Lubert wants to build a Category 4 casino at the Nittany Mall in State College, Pa. Bally's Corporation signed an agreement with Luberts in January. The casino will offer 750 slot machines, 30 table games, and sports betting. It will also have a restaurant and bar, a multi-outlet food and beverage area, 5,000-sq-ft. restaurant, live entertainment and a one-time economic impact of $43.6 million for College Township and $61.4 million in Centre County.
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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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Retail Casinos Just Saw Best Month Ever In PA, But Can They Sustain It?

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

Old Dinosaur Finds Challenge In Becoming Cashless Casino Early Adopter

Penn National Gaming is promoting its new "three C's" conversion to cash-less, card-free, and contact-lessly gaming. The new technology is available at the Meadows and at Hollywood casinos in Pennsylvania. Valley Forge Casino Resort is the only other Pennsylvania casino with similar technology. Boyd Gaming Corp. hopes to install it in the majority of its properties nationally by year's end. It's supposed to work like this: you transfer funds from a bank card or account into a digital wallet connected to your casino loyalty card information, scan the app at a slot machine, send designated funds to the machine and play as long as desired. When done, you cash out any winnings or remaining funds by sending them back to wallet.
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Old Dinosaur Finds Challenge In Becoming Cashless Casino Early Adopter

5 must visit casinos in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is one of the 3 highest ranked states for gambling. Mohegan Sun Pocono is considered to be one the top casinos in the state. Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin is another popular casino in PA. Mount Airy Casino is located in an idyllic neighborhood of Mount airy. The casino is famous because it has over 600 slot games available 24 hours a day. It also has numerous game tables to play in. There are options for visitors to stay in this place if they decide to spend the entire weekend gambling and gaming.
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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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Her Backpack Got Left Behind; She Got Arrested

A 45-year-old Lancaster woman was arrested at Valley Forge Casino Resort. She is accused of bringing a backpack with suspected drugs into the casino and leaving it behind at a slot machine. The backpack was turned over to security personnel on Saturday morning. Troopers on duty at the resort notified the state Bureau of Gaming Enforcement. They found the backpack owner using casino surveillance equipment and took her into custody.
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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

PA Casinos Aren't Exactly Back To Normal Yet, But They're Getting Close

The casino industry is recovering from the financial crisis. National operators are reporting a resurgence of gaming revenue and patronage in April-May. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board will release revenue figures next week. In March, slots and table games revenue was off 21.5% from March 2019 at the 12 casinos that were open two years ago. If the new Live! properties in Philadelphia and Westmoreland County are counted, statewide revenue is down 19.6%. The industry was shut down half the month of March 2020 due to the pandemic.
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PA Casinos Aren't Exactly Back To Normal Yet, But They're Getting Close

Centre County Mini-Casino Aims For $100 Million-Plus In Annual Revenue

Developers of the Centre County mini-casino at Nittany Mall are counting on more than $100 million in annual revenue from the gaming operation. They invested $79.5 million upfront. The company is headed by Philadelphia businessman/investor Ira Lubert. He won the right to develop the project at a gaming board auction Sept. 2. The project is among four of Pennsylvania’s five mini casinos utilizing vacant mall or other commercial space. It takes advantage of existing infrastructure rather than building from ground up.
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Centre County Mini-Casino Aims For $100 Million-Plus In Annual Revenue

Top PA Online Casino Apps For Real Money

The launch of online and mobile gambling in Pennsylvania means you can turn your device into a mobile casino available 24/7. The top PA online casinos all have apps ready to download to most tablets and smartphones.
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PA Online Gambling Shows Signs Of Maturity, Hitting $98 Million In March

There was a 293% increase in iGaming revenue in March 2021 compared with March 2020. The state's combined gaming revenue exceeded $400 million for the first time. The March revenue is up 11% relative to the $80 million over 31 days in January. Retail casino revenue has started to rebound. It's the same month that the state had pandemic-related casino shutdowns.
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PA Online Gambling Shows Signs Of Maturity, Hitting $98 Million In March

On First Day Of New Live! Casino, Impact On SE PA Market Is A Question

The Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia opens at 4 p.m. Tuesday. It's the first full-sized casino added to Pennsylvania's gaming industry since Rivers Philadelphia opened a decade ago. The casino will be open to the public after 8 p.,m., on February 11th. The Cordish Companies, the Baltimore-based private firm that lavished $700 million on the project, will start to find out if the investment was worth it.
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On First Day Of New Live! Casino, Impact On SE PA Market Is A Question