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Ministers opposed to slots, games at Rosecroft

FORT WASHINGTON — Three dozen ministers say they plan to fight against adding slot machines or table games at Rosecroft Raceway in Prince George’s County. The Washington Post reports that the ministers and other members of the Collective Empowerment Group have ...

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Maryland’s July slots revenue is highest yet

The Maryland State Lottery Agency is using July’s revenue numbers to start patterning how the state’s casinos fare through the seasons. “More than anything else, we need time to establish patterns,” said Stephen L. Martino, the agency’s director. Maryland’s two ...

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Baltimore casino plans face new legal hurdle

The state’s second effort to bring a casino to Baltimore and a developer’s drive to stop it both inched forward Wednesday, setting up a court battle in the coming days that could determine how soon slot machines are up and ...

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O’Malley to sign bill to lure slots to Rocky Gap

CUMBERLAND — A spokesman for Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley says the governor will sign a bill slashing the state’s share of proceeds from slot machines at the Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort near Cumberland. The measure is aimed at ...

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Perryville casino takes in $9M in February, best month since October

Hollywood Casino Perryville’s revenue went up in February to $9 million, its highest total since October. The state’s two casinos reported they made $12 million in February, according to figures released Monday by the Maryland Lottery Agency. Hollywood Casino Perryville’s ...

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Maryland bill would raise stakes for Rocky Gap slots

CUMBERLAND — Some state lawmakers want Maryland to offer a greater enticement to prospective operators of slot machines at Rocky Gap State Park. A bill introduced Wednesday by three western Maryland delegates and one from Montgomery County would boost the ...

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Veterans’ groups trying once again for slots

ANNAPOLIS — War veterans’ organizations are taking another shot at passing legislation allowing them to operate slot machines to offset dire finances at posts across the state. The push is nothing new. For years, lawmakers have been trying to pass ...

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Top 5: Burke’s closes, Grand Prix TV deal and Restaurant Week

The Daily Record welcomed reporter Rachel Bernstein to our business staff this week, who wasted no time churning out stories for the paper–two of which made this week’s top 5 staff business stories. Other stories that made it included an ...

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Perryville casino revenue dips again in December

Hollywood Casino Perryville continued to lag state revenue expectations in December, generating $6.5 million during its third full month of operation. Each of the casino’s 1,500 slot machines averaged just $140.58 in revenue, well below the $210 the state expected ...

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