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Queens community groups back Resorts World’s quest for full-casino status

Queens community groups back Resorts World’s quest for full-casino status

March 26, 2021

QNS – March 25, 2021 Nearly three dozen community leaders and organizations, including clergy, civil rights groups, and economic inclusion advocates, in and around the Queens community, are joining together in support of Resorts World New York City as the New York state Legislature considers a proposal to allow three… Read more »

Resorts World New York City returns to full operating hours next month

Resorts World New York City returns to full operating hours next month

March 22, 2021

QNS – March 22, 2021 Resorts World New York City announced its return to full-time operating hours at its South Ozone Park location beginning Monday, April 5. The city’s only casino will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 a.m. daily, offering gambling and entertainment to more than 10 million… Read more »

Batavia Downs donates lost and unclaimed funds to BPD K9 program

Batavia Downs donates lost and unclaimed funds to BPD K9 program

March 17, 2021

The Batavian – March 17, 2021 On March 17th, a ceremony was held in the lobby at Batavia Downs Gaming as they donated $1,463.14 to the Batavia Police Department’s K-9 Unit.  The money was left at Batavia Downs and was turned into the police. When the money went unclaimed, Batavia… Read more »

Table Games At Empire City Casino? Many Leaders In Westchester County, Bronx Say Now Is Time To Go For It

Table Games At Empire City Casino? Many Leaders In Westchester County, Bronx Say Now Is Time To Go For It

March 4, 2021

CBS New York – March 4, 2021 Business leaders in Westchester County and the Bronx are going all-in on full casino gambling at Empire City. Adding table games to the mix of video terminals will require action in Albany, where the governor, who often holds all the cards, now has a weakened hand, CBS2’s Tony Aiello… Read more »

MGM Resorts International Named a FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Company”

MGM Resorts International Named a FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Company”

January 22, 2020

WFMZ News – 1/22/20 MGM Resorts International has been named among FORTUNE’s 2020 list of the World’s Most Admired Companies, available online at www.FORTUNE.com. The survey, regarded as a definitive analysis of corporate reputation, ranked MGM Resorts among the best in the world in the category of Hotels, Casinos and… Read more »

Delaware North Donating $500,000 to Buffalo City Mission

Delaware North Donating $500,000 to Buffalo City Mission

December 19, 2019

WGRZ – 12/19/19 “Delaware North is donating $500,000 to Buffalo City Mission, all to give homeless Western New Yorkers a better life. Buffalo City Mission is building a new community center at 100 Tupper Street. The money donated will fund construction for a Delaware North Opportunity Center inside. It will… Read more »

Schenectady mayor proposes tax decrease, thanks to casino revenues

Schenectady mayor proposes tax decrease, thanks to casino revenues

September 30, 2019

9/30/19 – Albany Times Union   Schenectady mayor proposes tax decrease, thanks to casino revenues For the fifth straight year city residents will see their property taxes fall — this time by under a half percent — under Mayor Gary McCarthy’s tentative 2020 budget introduced Monday at City Hall. The… Read more »