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Tag Archives: Cecil County

Perryville to explore legal steps towards slots revenue

The town of Perryville is checking into its legal options after nearly six months of waiting for a portion of the $3.5 million Cecil County has received from Maryland slots revenue. Cecil County officials have told Mayor James Eberhardt that ...

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Court of Appeals overturns Lupfer murder conviction

Maryland’s top court has held that a defendant’s testimony of his pre-arrest intentions to cooperate with police did not “open the door” enough to allow prosecutors to question him about his post-arrest, post-Miranda silence. Monday’s opinion from the Court of ...

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Md. casinos total $13.5 million in April slots revenue

Maryland’s two casinos brought in $13.5 million in revenue in April, the Maryland State Lottery Agency announced Tuesday. Hollywood Casino Perryville generated more than $10 million, or an average of $223.38 for each of the 1,500 machines at the Cecil ...

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Perryville hasn’t seen any money from Hollywood Casino

Hollywood Casino Perryville has made $35.3 million since its September opening, but the town of Perryville itself hasn’t seen a dime. According to state law, 5.5 percent of the gross gaming revenues from Maryland’s casinos goes to local governments. But ...

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Not all Question A’s are created equal

Anne Arundel County’s top ballot question may have the monopoly on yard signs, media coverage and multi-million dollar budgets for television and radio advertising, but it isn’t the only “Question A” that Maryland’s voters will see Tuesday. Eight other counties ...

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