Tag Archives: Sands Bethlehem
- Sands Bethlehem sets table revenue record as private equity group kicks casino’s tires
October 17, 2017
A New York-based private equity group says it’s preparing to make an offer to buy the Sands Bethlehem casino in Pennsylvania. On Friday, Allentown-based independent television channel WFMZ-TV reported that New York City private investment group Keating & Associates was preparing an offer for Sands Bethlehem, the Las Vegas Sands...
- Gambler snorts cocaine at Sands Bethlehem baccarat table
October 12, 2017
The gambling industry currently has enough public relations problems without gamblers scoring spectacularly embarrassing own-goals, but it seems every family has its share of Fredos who just can’t help themselves. Such as Brooklyn resident Qing Ben Zhu, who was arrested Monday in Pennsylvania for having the damn good sense to...
- Pennsylvania casinos post second-best gaming revenue year
July 18, 2017
Pennsylvania casinos enjoyed table game revenue growth in their most recent fiscal year but it wasn’t enough to prevent a decline in overall gaming revenue. On Monday, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported the state’s 12 casinos generated table gaming revenue of just under $70m in June, a 2.16%...
- Sands Bethlehem fined $150k for 10 underage gambling incidents
July 13, 2017
Stop us if you’ve heard this one already, but Las Vegas Sands’ Pennsylvania casino has been caught (again) letting young ‘uns gamble and drink. On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) announced a whopping $182,500 in fines against three of its licensees, although the bulk ($150k) was leveled against...
- Sands Bethlehem sale talks break down, expansion on hold
May 23, 2017
Talks regarding the sale of Pennsylvania’s market-leading Sands Bethlehem casino have reportedly broken off, according to local sources. On Tuesday, the Morning Call quoted multiple sources saying that negotiations between Sands Bethlehem’s owner Las Vegas Sands and rival MGM Resorts had ended after MGM backed out of the proposed $1.3b...
- Pennsylvania casinos report another table game record
May 16, 2017
Pennsylvania’s casino gambling revenue nudged up slightly in April as extremely hot tables offset tepid slots. Figures released Tuesday by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board show the state’s 12 casino operators reporting table games revenue of $79.54m in April, 10.2% higher than the same month last year and a new...
Gambler snorts cocaine at Sands Bethlehem baccarat table
October 12, 2017
Pennsylvania regulator hands fines vs. three erring casinos
October 5, 2017
Unusual frequent lottery wins in Pennsylvania probed
September 26, 2017