Rocky Gap Casino Resort was given the OK to open its gambling operation to the public Wednesday, making it the fourth commercial casino to open in Maryland since September 2010.Read More »
Rocky Gap was once lauded by elected officials as the economic savior of Allegany County but is buried under a mountain of debt after failing to draw tourists during the winter months and pricing out locals. A casino developer hopes to turn the lodge, equipped with table games and 550 slot machines, into a resort destination.Read More »
The General Assembly has approved a $3.5 billion capital budget that includes money for major Baltimore revitalization projects, infrastructure improvements for a proposed Western Maryland casino and renovations of Ripken Stadium in Harford County.
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ANNAPOLIS — The owner of the Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort in western Maryland said Thursday that the company hopes to have a casino open in late May and new meeting space completed by late fall. Tim Cope, president ...Read More »
FLINTSTONE — The Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort near Cumberland is looking for card dealers. The resort inside Rocky Gap State Park is holding a job fair Wednesday to fill 100 dealer positions for a casino that will open ...Read More »
FLINTSTONE — The company that owns the Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort near Cumberland says employment there will nearly double when a casino opens in June. The Cumberland Times-News reports that officials of Lakes Entertainment Inc. discussed their plans ...Read More »