Tag Archives: ottawa
- Senators owner voices displeasure over Ottawa’s casino plans
July 5, 2013
Eugene Melnyk isn't just content with being the owner of the NHL's Ottawa Senators. The high-profile businessman has had an eye on opening a casino for the last seven years. But even after having his intentions known, Melnyk's hopes of opening a casino in Scotiabank Place appears to be on...
- 3 charged in Ottawa gambling bust all released on bail
November 12, 2012
Following up on the organized crime bust in Ottawa that saw the arrest of 21 people involved in running an illegal online gambling website, three of the 18 people charged, namely Benedetto Manasseri, Stephen Parrish and Gary Saikaley, all posted bail over the weekend amounting to $10,000 each. That's on...
- Ottawa approves casino; Penn outlines Springfield plan; Erie casino money goes to nursing homes
October 11, 2012
Ottawa’s City Council has put a unanimous seal on plans by the state to allow casinos to be built. CBC reports that councilors voted 19-5 to permit a new casino in the city and it comes despite calls to investigate the impact a casino could have. The Ontario Lottery and...
Genting Malaysia may lose $274M on Mass. casino bet
May 23, 2017
Penn National Gaming, Pinnacle Entertainment merger rumors
October 6, 2017
Pennsylvania legislation would add 40k VGTs, cut slots tax
March 28, 2017