888 To Venture into Pa. Gambling Industry Via Mount Airy
Jan16

888 To Venture into Pa. Gambling Industry Via Mount Airy

It goes without saying that gambling is practically a national pastime, a fact that has continued to become clearer due to the advent of the internet. Thanks to this amazing technology there have a ton of wins in the online gaming arena with a number of casino operators making significant steps towards carving out pieces of the vast online gaming landscape that includes online poker, online casinos as well as online sports betting....

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Two More Pennsylvanian Casinos Prep for Sports Betting
Dec13

Two More Pennsylvanian Casinos Prep for Sports Betting

Sports bettors in Pennsylvania are about to have three sports books to choose from as two more casinos, namely Rivers and SugarHouse casinos, are about to go live with their own sports betting offerings. Both casinos are set to begin their test periods on Thursday, December 13 – if this goes well, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board will then permit them to start regular sports betting on Saturday, December 15. The Pittsburgh-based...

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PGCB Holds Public Hearing for Big Beaver Mini-Casino
Dec06

PGCB Holds Public Hearing for Big Beaver Mini-Casino

On Tuesday, December 4, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board held a public hearing in Big Beavers to listen to the details of the proposed mini-casino that is to be built by Mount Airy Casino Resort. Mount Airy has been targeting a mid-2020 launch date for its big Beaver mini-casino, a facility that is anticipated to attract customers from as far as the neighboring state of Ohio. During the hearing, the developers of the mini-casino...

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PGCB Approves Sports Betting Licenses for Three More Casinos
Nov29

PGCB Approves Sports Betting Licenses for Three More Casinos

Sports bettors in the Commonwealth will soon have many more legal betting options thanks to the approval of three more sports wagering licenses by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia and Parx Casino in Bensalem whose bookmakers were approved on Wednesday hope to launch their sportsbooks at around the beginning of December. However, before that, they are both expected to hold two-day test runs that...

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Cordish Buys 100 Percent Control of Philly Casino Project
Nov26

Cordish Buys 100 Percent Control of Philly Casino Project

Last Wednesday, Cordish Cos., a Maryland-based casino operator announced that it is taking complete ownership of the project developer of Philly Live! Hotel & Casino, Stadium Casino LLC. This move is a pretty huge shakeup for the long-delayed Philly Live! Hotel & Casino projects as now Greenwood Gaming & Entertainment Inc. has been officially bought out. Stadium Casino LLC has plans to set up the Philly Live! Hotel &...

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Pennsylvania Sports Betting Finally Goes Live
Nov19

Pennsylvania Sports Betting Finally Goes Live

The long wait for legal sports betting in the Keystone State has finally come to an end and Penn National Gaming’s Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course is the first casino to offer the service. All this begun last week on Thursday when the first legal sports bet was placed at the Hollywood Casino as part of a two-day testing period in which officials from the state regulator and auditors were going to ensure that both the...

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