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Tag Archives: Rosecroft Raceway

Maryland high court weighs if money owed for employees’ work shuttle (access required)

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Maryland’s top court Monday grappled with whether hourly construction workers must be compensated for the time they spend waiting and being shuttled between an off-site parking lot and the construction site, as instructed by their employer. The workers’ counsel argued ...

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Md. Racing Commission approves sale of Rosecroft Raceway (access required)

The Maryland Racing Commission has approved the Stronach Group’s purchase of Rosecroft Raceway in Prince George’s County. The Baltimore Sun reports the commission voted unanimously on Tuesday to approve the sale. With the purchase from Penn National Gaming, Stronach will add ...

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State panel questions Rosecroft proposal (access required)

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The chairman of the commission that will award a casino license for a site in Prince George’s County said a proposal by Penn National Gaming Inc. to share hundreds of millions of dollars in profits with the community if it’s built at Rosecroft Raceway raises a number of unanswered questions.

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Public hearings on Prince George’s casino slated for fall (access required)

State regulators still expect to award a casino license to one of three applicants to operate a casino in Prince George's County, and the schedule for that process is starting to materialize.

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Gambling commissioner wants close look at Penn National’s corporate plans (access required)

The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission plans to take a closer look at Penn National Gaming Inc.'s plan to split into two companies.

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Penn National proposes $700M casino at Rosecroft (access required)

Hollywood Casino Resort at Rosecroft Raceway

Penn National Gaming Inc. entered a bid Friday to build a $700 million casino at Rosecroft Raceway, setting up a battle with MGM Resorts International Inc., which hand-delivered its bid to state officials on Thursday.

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Penn National plans to bid on Prince George’s casino (access required)

The Pennsylvania gambling company that spent more than $40 million to prevent a massive gambling expansion in Maryland plans to bid on the Prince George's County casino license that was part of that expansion.

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