| Jul 13, 2012
| 2:48 PM
A new television ad debuted Tuesday from a group pushing a casino at National Harbor. It asserts that failure to authorize a casino during a special session this summer will: (1) cost Maryland "$1 billion" in tax revenue and (2) will deny the state's...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Hoping to turn around the struggling resort, Maryland's slots location committee awarded a license Thursday for a casino at Rocky Gap Lodge and Golf Resort in Allegany County.
The Video Lottery Facility Location Commission voted unanimously to issue...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:56 AM
The debate over a proposed casino in Prince George's County that encompassed much of the time and attention of state lawmakers during the waning hours of the General Assembly session April 9 was so hectic that Del. Frank Turner had to hide from...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:30 PM
When 2 a.m. came Friday, the sound of coins hitting metal — electronically replicated, of course, since the slot machines pay out with a printed ticket — continued at Maryland Live casino. About 1,000 people stayed where they were, plugging...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:34 AM
The dice were rolling, the roulette wheel was spinning and cards were – literally – laid on the table Tuesday night, as Hollywood Casino Perryville premiered Maryland's first table games.
Casino officials unveiled their 20 table games to...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 6:10 PM
The company that spent $42 million in a failed attempt to block expanded gambling in Maryland will be the first to introduce table games in the state.
Hollywood Casino, owned by Penn National, got preliminary permission Tuesday to operate 20 table...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Chad Barnhill, the general manager of the Horseshoe Casino that will be constructed along Russell Street, is in Cincinnati today to observe a sort of soft opening (the Cincinnati newspaper is live blogging the event) for the Horseshoe Casino there that...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Annapolis may be located on the banks of the Severn River, but during the first three months of the year it often seems to be an island — so isolated are members of the General Assembly from real life. The gyrations of lawmakers over the high-stakes...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 12:31 PM
On March 7, Hollywood Casino Perryville will be the first gambling emporium in Maryland to open its table games – pending approval by the state legislature.
Casino officials announced Tuesday on the Cecil County establishment's Facebook page the...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Dorsey Nicola was shaking the dice and staring down the green felt, where chips were stacked like miniature skyscrapers and multiplying. The craps table was hot last week as a half-dozen students lined the perimeter and Nicola kept throwing sixes.
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:22 PM
Caesars Entertainment, which plans to bring a casino to Baltimore, announced Thursday that it would spend $25 million more and hire 500 more people than originally planned to take advantage of opportunities presented by the passage of Question 7.
| Feb 4, 2013
| 3:12 PM
For the fifth year in a row, Del. Eric M. Bromwell has introduced a bill to authorize slot machines at BWI Marshall Airport
It's Bromwell's attempt to infuse the state treasury — specifically the Transportation Trust Fund — with gambling...