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Closing of AC casinos won't influence PA gaming board decision

There's no longer an estimate of when PGCB commissioners will announce their Philadelphia license decision. The closing and prospective shuttering of several Atlantic City casinos legally can't influence the gaming board's…

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Court dismisses suit alleging state gaming board lacks authority to re-issue former Foxwoods license

A lawsuit claiming the state gaming board has no legal right to re-issue Philadelphia's second casino license was Monday dismissed by state Commonwealth Court. RPRS Gaming, L.P., a minority partner in…

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Gaming board hears from public on SugarHouse expansion plan

SugarHouse officials Tuesday urged the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to approve their modified expansion plans, which include a new “better-designed, dedicated Asian gaming area,” a 10,000- to 15,000 square foot space…

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SugarHouse submits new expansion plan to state, will seek $410m in financing

SugarHouse Casino hopes to borrow more than $410 million to expand the Delaware Avenue gambling venue and refinance debt. The casino recently submitted amended plans for expansion to the Pennsylvania Gaming…

    • State gaming board seeking applications for second Philadelphia casino license

State gaming board seeking applications for second Philadelphia casino license

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Wednesday opened bidding for a second Philadelphia casino license, despite a legislative attempt to open bidding for the license to potential operators from across the state.…

Rules Committee OKs three bills SugarHouse Casino needs to procede with its revised expansion plan

City Council's Rules Committee gave its approval to three proposed ordinances SugarHouse Casino needs in order to proceed with its revised plans for expansion.The Philadelphia City Planning Commission recommended the…

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SugarHouse gets planning commission support for revised expansion plan, related ordinances

SugarHouse Casino Tuesday received the Philadelphia City Planning Commission's blessing for a revised expansion plan and support for three related zoning and streets bills.The revisions for the next phase of…

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Riverfront advocacy group discusses pros and cons of new casino expansion plan

Members of the Central Delaware Advocacy Group don't particularly like SugarHouse Casino's new expansion plan. But they didn't like the old version, either.So, after mulling things over at a Thursday…

    • UPDATED: SugarHouse talks expansion with planning commission

UPDATED: SugarHouse talks expansion with planning commission

SugarHouse Casino representatives hope to: build a parking garage 40 feet shorter than what was originally approved for their next phase of development, retain the option of building outward instead of…

SugarHouse to discuss expansion plan changes with planning commission

SugarHouse Casino executives want to modify plans for the next phase of the Delaware Avenue casino.  They will give an information-only presentation on the desired changes to the Philadelphia City Planning…

    • Public hearing on SugarHouse license renewal to be held next week

Public hearing on SugarHouse license renewal to be held next week

A hearing on the renewal of SugarHouse Casino's license will be held Thursday, June 16, in Room 119 A/B of the Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street. During the 10 a.m.…

State gaming control board says SugarHouse can add more table games

SugarHouse Casino officials announced today that their request to add more table games has been approved by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. Three of the 10 additional tables are blackjack, four …

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A stop work order has been posted at the Cash for Gold jewelry story across from SugarHouse

A new display has been added to the window of the jewelry store with the neon “cash for gold” signs across from SugarHouse Casino: A candy-striped stop work order from L&I.…

SugarHouse wants to add 14 more table games

SugarHouse Casino has asked the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board for permission to add 14 new table games, which would bring the total number of tables to 57.The additional table games…

Casino-Free Philadelphia hopes to talk to gaming officials at SugarHouse in regards to 60 Minutes segment

Casino-Free Philadelphia will visit SugarHouse casino Thursday to ask gaming control board representatives about issues on gambling addiction raised in a 60 Minutes report on casinos that aired Sunday.During the…

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A SugarHouse test run - including protests - in preparation for Thursday's opening

Inside SugarHouse Casino Monday, thousands of invited guests played craps and slots, ate, drank and generally made merry as they helped the casino and inspectors from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board…

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SugarHouse nearing completion

The big-box style casino plans to open with more than 1,500 slots and 42 table games on a 45,000 square-foot gaming floor. SugarHouse plans to hire about 800 people to gear up…

SugarHouse pays state $16.5 million table games fee

June 1, 2010 SugarHouse Casino Tuesday paid the state a $16.5 million fee to operate table games. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board last month approved SugarHouse's request to offer table games.…

Gaming control board approves SugarHouse table games request

May 25, 2010 The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board this afternoon approved SugarHouse Casino's request to operate table games. Casino officials plan to open the casino with table games later this summer.…

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SugarHouse pushing for table games

SugarHouse Casino has made its pitch to offer table games to the state's gaming control board.General Manager Wendy Hamilton said the poker, blackjack, craps and roulette SugarHouse plans to offer would…

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