Category: Money

Cashless gaming in Nevada gets a boost following NGC ruling

January 24, 2022

The Nevada Gaming Commission has approved remote registrations for cashless gaming If betting in Nevada was already quite convenient for many of the industry’s fans, the market has received news that will elevate that experience even further. In an effort to keep the Silver State’s gaming industry recognized worldwide, the Nevada Gaming Commission (NGC) has […]

Atlantic City’s Ocean Casino planning major upgrades this year

January 21, 2022

The casino will spend up to $100 million bringing new features and amenities to the property Atlantic City’s Ocean Casino is known for always being quite innovative. With the NCAA March Madness men’s basketball tournament coming up, it wouldn’t be surprising to see this casino start new projects to excel in the space. It’s no […]

Massachusetts casinos report more than $95 million in revenue for December 2021

January 20, 2022

Casinos in Massachusetts were able to close out 2021 on a high note The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) released a report Tuesday showing that revenues generated by Massachusetts casino gaming peaked last month. The news comes after seeing how the combined Plainridge Park Casino was able to generate just under $100 million in December, a […]

New York governor’s budget proposal hints at casinos hitting New York City

January 19, 2022

Governor Hochul sees NYC adding casinos sooner than expected Since Governor Kathy Hochul arrived to replace Andrew Cuomo, a lot of good news has begun to be announced for New York’s various industries, including the casino industry. It appears that Hochul played the ace up her sleeve yesterday after announcing the inclusion of a plan […]

Thief faces prison after robbing a Hollywood Casino patron Friday

January 18, 2022

The 22-year-old crook admits to the crime and could face more than seven years in jail As has unfortunately already become evident, as the weekends approach, the rate of casino-related crime increases. The Hollywood casino was no exception to the case, as last Friday, a thief decided to get easy money after robbing a woman […]

Indiana casinos closed out 2021 on a high note after a solid run

January 17, 2022

Casino and sports betting revenue climbed throughout last year It appears that a tally has already been made of the final totals for the Indiana gaming industry in 2021. The results have left many sportsbooks and casinos with different reasons to celebrate. Like many other states and cities of relevance to the industry, 2021 proved […]

Seneca Nation buries the hatchet with New York, new gaming compact coming

January 14, 2022

The tribe has agreed to pay its outstanding debt and work a new deal with the state Although the legal dispute between the state of New York and Seneca Nation have been unending, the casino revenue sharing discussions seem to have been cleared up, putting an end to the whole issue on Wednesday night. That […]

Two men face the judge over casino robberies in Las Vegas

January 13, 2022

A crime spree to close out 2021 has two criminals facing jail time After being charged on New Year’s Eve with homicide and attempted robbery at casino properties on the Las Vegas Strip, two men are still in jail. According to the latest court reports, both defendants were scheduled to appear in court earlier this […]

Detroit’s casinos made it to almost $1.3 billion in revenue last year

January 12, 2022

Detroit’s gambling properties had a successful 2021 but fell short of 2019’s record The end of 2021 means that casinos in different cities and states have reported their annual earnings, showing how great the results have been compared to a poor 2020. In the case of Detroit’s three major entertainment establishments, their numbers were pretty […]

Deadwood, South Dakota casinos increased gaming revenue by 22% last year

January 11, 2022

2021 was a good year for Deadwood casinos compared to a year earlier Recently, the South Dakota Gaming Commission decided to release its FY 2021 annual report showing distributions to state, county, municipal governments, and school districts totaling $16.6 million from gaming revenue taxes paid by Deadwood casino operators. This period runs from July 1, […]

Ohio casinos continue their strong run

January 10, 2022

Ohio’s casinos closed 2021 strong with one of the best months ever After having a decade-long prevalence, Ohio’s casino gaming industry has reached a new annual high in 2021. According to recently shared records, the industry closed the year with a total of $2.3 billion in revenue, setting a new record that has now been […]

Maryland’s casinos picked up almost $2 billion in revenue last year

January 7, 2022

2021 was a great year for Maryland casinos as gamblers returned to the gaming floors Compared to a terrible year like 2020, Maryland and its casino industry were able to turn the page in a positive way when it comes to revenue. The Old Line State was able to close last year with a year-over-year […]

MGM National Harbor takes center stage in drug kingpin’s trial

January 6, 2022

After a drug lord was found to have invested in the casino, regulators are raising concerns While it is true that casinos are associated with fun nights out where players can leave with more or less money than they came in, they are also establishments that unfortunately lend themselves to illicit activities. MGM National Harbor […]

Casino revenue dispute in New York continues to favor the state

January 5, 2022

The Seneca Nation of Indians is on the hook for millions of dollars The state of New York has again been backed by a new federal court ruling in its years-long dispute with the Seneca Nation of Indians over millions of dollars in casino revenue payments. This would be the third decision supporting the state […]

Tahoe Biltmore Casino owners purchase property to expand resort

January 4, 2022

EKN Development Group breaks out the wallet to break ground on an expanded resort Through another acquisition of Tahoe lakefront property, California developers continue to expand their plans to build a luxury casino resort that will leave more than one visitor with their mouths agape. The news follows the announcement late last year when EKN […]

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