Boyd Fiscal to vote on lease Thursday | News

CATLETTSBURG The Boyd County Fiscal Court is poised to vote on a lease to rent out the old Sears Building to Revolutionary Racing on Thursday evening. The meeting and the vote will be conducted at the Boyd County Community Center in Cannonsburg, off of Ky. 180, at 6 pm Boyd County Judge-Executive Eric Chaney said … Read more

Chicago picks Bally’s and riverfront location for $1.7 billion–plus in-town casino

Chicago has picked Bally’s BALY, -0.93% To develop and operate the city’s first in-town casino, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced late Thursday, saying Bally’s was alone among the rival bidders in having secured an agreement with organized labor and had made the strongest financial offer to the city, including an upfront payment of $40 million. The … Read more

Key online casino trends you should pay attention to in 2022

Published Tuesday, May. 3, 2022, 11:28 am Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Purchase a subscription to AFP Subscribe to AFP podcasts on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Pandora News, press releases, letters to the editor: augustafreepress2@gmail.com Advertising inquiries: freepress@ntelos.net (© Omar– stock.adobe.com) Online casinos have gone through a number of evolutions in the years since … Read more

Bristol casino jumps final regulatory hurdle; Danville, two others still in review | Business Local

DAVID MCGEE BRISTOL HERALD COURIER BRISTOL — The first casino in Virginia can open in Bristol this summer after the Virginia Lottery Board unanimously approved a casino gaming operator’s license for HR Bristol, LLC Wednesday. The project is a joint effort by The United Company and its Chairman Jim McGlothlin, Par Ventures and its President … Read more

EWU’s Get Lit! Festival returns with four days of in-person events for readers, writers, poets and more | Arts & Culture | Spokane | The Pacific Northwest Inlander

click to enlarge FROM LEFT: Chen Chen, Rena Priest, Lesley Nneka Arimah and Sharma Shields are Get Lit! 2022 guests. Aafter one year on hiatus (2020), and another taking place virtually (2021), Eastern Washington University’s regional literary festival is finally back in original form. The 24th annual Get Lit! Festival returns April 21-24, for a … Read more

Hard Rock is Indiana’s top earning casino for sixth consecutive month | State

The party never stops at the Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana. Data released Monday by the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) show Hard Rock in March was the highest earning casino in the Hoosier State for a sixth month — once again surpassing the former earnings leader, Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, for “win,” or revenue after … Read more

GMANZ Supports Goals Of Internal Affairs Review Into Gaming Machines

Friday, 18 March 2022, 3:48 pmPress Release: Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand The Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand (GMANZ) announces its support for the harm reduction aim of the government’s new review into Class 4 machines. The industry body, which represents the gaming machine sector, agrees with the initial goals set out by … Read more

Weeks After Being Sold, South Burlington’s University Mall Chugs Along | Business | Seven Days

If the food court is a shopping center’s beating heart, South Burlington’s University Mall was showing symptoms of cardiac distress at noon on a recent Saturday. In the mall’s central pavilion, just two eateries, a frozen yogurt stand and a pizza place, were serving food to a trickle of customers. Still, George Reyes, owner of … Read more

Gaming machine lobbyists balk at state tax hike | Albania Herald Entertainment

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Time runs out on House sportsbook bill | Money

OKLAHOMA CITY – With the March 24 deadline passing for the Oklahoma Legislature to pass bills in their chambers of origin, it seems a measure to legalize in-person gambling on sporting events at tribal casinos is dead. Though it emerged from committee, House Bill 3008 did not receive a third reading and vote on the … Read more