Monthly Archives: July 2013

Empire City Casino in Yonkers holds jobs fair

Empire City Casino in Yonkers holds jobs fair

July 19, 2013

News 12 Empire City Casino in Yonkers is looking for 50 lucky people to fill open positions. Hundreds of applicants lined up yesterday afternoon for the casino’s job fair. Recruiters are looking for cashiers, floor supervisors, bartenders, cooks and more. More than 200 job openings were created as a result… Read more »

New York Gaming Association Members Generate More Tax Revenue than Neighboring PA, CT & Atlantic City

New York Gaming Association Members Generate More Tax Revenue than Neighboring PA, CT & Atlantic City

July 16, 2013

New York Sees 10% Increase While PA, CT & Atlantic City Continue Decline NYGA Members Generate $74 million for Education in June (Albany, NY) New York Gaming Association (NYGA) members continued positive growth for the year by generating more than $164 million in gross gaming revenues for the month of… Read more »

Empire Resorts wins Thompson Planning Board approval

Empire Resorts wins Thompson Planning Board approval

July 11, 2013

Mid-Hudson News The $600 million destination resort project planned by EPR Properties and Empire Resorts Wednesday night won the unanimous approval of the Thompson Town Planning Board. Town Supervisor Anthony Cellini said afterwards that the approval is “monumental,” given the statewide casino gaming referendum to come before the general public… Read more »