Tag Archives: Parx casino
- Parx Casino’s opposition looms large in Pennsylvania online gambling hearing
March 8, 2017
Pennsylvania’s regulated online gambling hopes and fears were front and center in the state legislature on Tuesday. Tuesday saw a joint hearing of the Pennsylvania House Gaming Oversight Committee and the Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee, as legislators met to discuss potential gambling expansion in the state, including...
- Parx top Pennsylvania casino, Hollywood Casino playing without a full deck
October 17, 2016
Pennsylvania casinos reported gains in both slots and table game revenue in September. Figures released by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board showed overall casino gaming revenue of just under $261m in the month of September, 2.9% higher than the same month last year. Slots revenue rose 2.4% to $192.1m. while...
- Pennsylvania casinos set new revenue record in 2015, snap two-year losing streak
January 17, 2016
Pennsylvania casinos reported record revenue in 2015, reversing a two-year streak of annual declines. According to figures released by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, total revenue at the state’s 12 casinos in 2015 came to $3.173b, a 3.41% improvement over 2014’s figure. The total surpassed the state’s previous annual revenue...
- Shaquille O’Neal to unveil hybrid slot in Parx Casino
September 24, 2015
Former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal has partnered with Dynamic Gaming Systems to release a new gaming system exclusively found at Parx Casino. Parx announced ShaqBLACKJack, a hybrid table-slot machine featuring 24 separate live slot-like blackjack games that will be linked to a live blackjack game and dealer within a basketball-themed...
- Gaming venues are not outhouses, people
June 23, 2015
When you gotta go, you gotta go, but that’s no excuse for confusing a gaming venue with a septic tank. Last Friday, police were summoned to Pennsylvania’s Parx Casino after staff reported a man had urinated in a slot machine’s coin tray. Upon arriving at the casino, police found 53-year-old...
- Pennsylvania 2014 casino revenue falls for second straight year
January 15, 2015
Pennsylvania casino revenue fell 1.44% to $3.07b in 2014, the fourth straight year that casino gaming revenue in the state has topped $3b. It’s also the second consecutive year of negative growth, although the total was enough to maintain the state’s status as America’s #2 casino gambling market. The Pennsylvania...
Pennsylvania regulator hands fines vs. three erring casinos
October 5, 2017
Gambler snorts cocaine at Sands Bethlehem baccarat table
October 12, 2017
Unusual frequent lottery wins in Pennsylvania probed
September 26, 2017