| Dec 22, 2011
The pendulum for Maryland horse racing has swung again, and Maryland Jockey Club owner Frank Stronach has agreed to a full schedule of live racing for 2012, provided the horsemen and state pony up millions in subsidies to cover losses at the track. This...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 7:23 PM
The Hollywood Casino in Perryville may see table games added to its venue, but probably not any time soon.
The Maryland General Assembly had a slew of unfinished business by its deadline Monday, including a bill that would put a casino inPrince George'...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 9:49 AM
ANNAPOLIS - Prince George's CountyExecutive Rushern Baker III told the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee Wednesday that a full-fledged casino at National Harbor is in the best interest of the county's economic development and would bring in tens of...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Good news for Perryville's non-profit organizations – they are eligible to receive part of more than $100,000 in revenue left over from the town's proceeds from Hollywood Casino Perryville. And there will be more to come in subsequent years.
| Apr 5, 2012
| 7:41 AM
Gambling is picking up as Maryland's two casinos reported $16.3 million in slots revenue last month, the largest combined total since the two facilities have been in business.
The Maryland Lottery said Thursday that Hollywood Casino Perryville...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 5:22 PM
A proposal by the Prince George's County executive to single out National Harbor as the only acceptable site for a casino in that county ran into fierce opposition on multiple fronts Wednesday in Annapolis.
At a hearing before a state Senate committee,...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 7:09 PM
Hollywood Casino Perryville generated another $9,790,341.87 in gross gaming revenue in January, the Maryland Lottery, which regulates the casino, reported last week. Of the total, $538,468.80 will be divided by Perryville and Cecil County.
| Oct 31, 2012
| 11:13 AM
Jobs and employment are always hot topics when election season rolls around, but never in all my years of politics has the issue been more critical than it is today. As voters in Maryland head to the polls to decide, among other things, a question related...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 10:44 AM
Four years ago, we endorsed the constitutional amendment that legalized slot machine gambling in Maryland, and we still support it. We think it would be wise for Maryland to eventually expand its gambling program to include table games like blackjack...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 4:00 AM
NATIONAL HARBOR - Potomac Gourmet Market sits just a block away from MGM Resorts International's new visitor center at National Harbor.
It is one of dozens of local businesses that may be affected by the outcome of Question 7, the Maryland ballot item...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 10:53 AM
The Maryland Lottery announced Monday that the state's two casinos brought in nearly $13 million in total revenue in January, up from December's $12.5 million.
Cecil County's Hollywood Casino Perryville, which reported $9.79 million in revenue in...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 1:10 PM
The developer of National Harbor may have given supporters of same-sex marriage and in-state tuition for illegal immigrants an incentive to vote against expanded gambling by financing a Republican group's sample ballot opposing their causes.