Many Atlantic City gamblers were day-trippers who arrived on buses, enticed by discounted fares and other incentives. The City of Philadelphia released the results of its Philadelphia Residents Survey and found that chief concerns among Philly residents are streets, sanitation, and public safety.
Board employees at the center test various models of slot machine to measure their payouts. InDave Jonas, president of the Parx casino in Bensalem, and other area operators said their customers visited an average of three to five times casino rullette week. A proposed racino, Lawrence Downs, has proposed a facility in Mahoning Townshipnear the Ohio border. And attorney Richard Sprague, representing the Sugarhouse casino that already operates in Philadelphia, said afterward that he intends to challenge a separate board decision denying Sugarhouse standing in Wednesday's case. World Series of Poker champ got his start online in N. Newsletter Enter your email address Go. Monthly Slots Revenue Report for SeptemberThe Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board is a governmental agency of the Commonwealth of . On the same day, the board voted to grant five permanent casino licenses for stand-alone casinos. currently one stand-alone casino license available, but it must be constructed in the city of Philadelphia, as originally mandated. Group seeking to build casino near Philly's stadium complex moves a step closer to license, though losing applicant still has appellate rights. Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board schedules a public hearing on Stadium Casino's second ownership. - Linda Loyd, Philadelphia Inquirer.