April 2010 News Article Archive

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Final Super 7 Jackpot of $4.8 Million Rolls Down to Lower-Tier Winners - 29 April 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --For the final drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's Super 7 game, no one matched seven of 11 winning numbers, which means that those winners who matched six, five or four of the winning numbers will share in the game's final jackpot of $4.8 million cash.Seventeen play - read more »

Lebanon County Man Wins $1 Million From PA Lottery Instant Ticket - 29 April 2010
FREDERICKSBURG, Pa., April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hervy Gibson of Fredericksburg, Lebanon County, won $1 million from the Pennsylvania Lottery's Golden Millions instant game.Lottery Executive Director Ed Trees today presented a ceremonial check to Gibson at Speedway Mart, where the ticket was purchased. The stor - read more »

Tickets Now On Sale: 'Sgt. Pepper Live' Featuring Cheap Trick Rocks Paris Las Vegas - 28 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- "Sgt. Pepper Live" featuring Cheap Trick, a dazzling musical experience featuring world-famous rock stars, the Sgt. Pepper Symphony Orchestra and a live interpretation of one of the most beloved rock albums in history, will take the stage for a limited engagement beginning June 11 at - read more »

CAPTURE Display Chosen Over LED by Orlando Magic Training Facility - 28 April 2010
ORLANDO, Fla., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Located in sunny Florida, RDV Sportsplex is a premier athletic club and the official training facility of the NBA's Orlando Magic. With one wall made up of windows from floor to ceiling, ambient light floods the health club space creating a challenging environment for any displa - read more »

Bigpoint Adds Kongregate to Growing List of Content Distribution Partners - 28 April 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, April 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Bigpoint, the global marketleader in browser-based online games, today announced that several of itsmost popular games will be playable on Kongregate, a leading indie web gamesite. This partnership allows Bigpoint to distribute games through theKongregate platform, expa - read more »

Kickapoo Lucky Eagle Casino signs agreement for IGT Advantage(R) and popular MegaJackpots(R) and video slot games - 28 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, announced today that Kickapoo Lucky Eagle Casino in Eagle Pass, Texas has signed an agreement to install the industry-leadin - read more »

European Masters of Poker Italy Online Qualification in Full Swing - 28 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Masters of Poker returns for its fourth main event stop ofseason two from May 28 to 30 to Casino di Campione, Campione, Italy. Qualification for the EUR1,000 + EUR100 buy-in main event is currentlyunderway through regularly scheduled satellites and feeders on all p - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Reports Revenue and Consolidated Adjusted EBITDA Growth for 2010 First Quarter - 28 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) today reported first quarter operating results for the three months ended March 31, 2010 as summarized below: Three Months Ended March 31, - read more »

Harrah's Entertainment Reports First-Quarter Results; Debt Reductions, Maturity Extensions Improve Liquidity - 28 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. (HET) today reported the following financial results for the 2010 first quarter: HARRAH'S ENTERTAINMENT, INC. Company-wide Results Percent - read more »

Massive Cash Jackpot Win is a 'Life Changing Experience' for Latest Winner at Table Mountain Casino. - 27 April 2010
FRIANT, Calif., April 26/PRNewswire/ -- Carol of Fresno loves playing at Table Mountain Casino! She stated that "I visit when I can because I always enjoy the service and friendly atmosphere." On her last visit, she was playing one of her favorite quarter slot machines when something wonderful happened! A Massive Cash - read more »

Boyd Gaming to Report First Quarter 2010 Results and Host Conference Call and Webcast on May 4 - 27 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 26/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD)announced today that the conference call to review the Company's first quarter 2010 results will take place on Tuesday, May 4, at 12:00 p.m. Eastern. The conference call number is 888.713.4205 and the passcode is 70867693. Please call up t - read more »

7 Days Group Holdings Limited Schedules 2010 First Quarter Earnings Release on May 17, 2010 - 27 April 2010
GUANGZHOU, China, April 26 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- 7 Days GroupHoldings Limited (NYSE: SVN) ("7 Days" or the "Company"), a leading economyhotel chain based in China, announced today that it will release unauditedfinancial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010 on Monday, May 17,2010. The earni - read more »

Shaun Deeb First to Cash at EPT Monte Carlo - 27 April 2010
LONDON, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vegas-based New Yorker and tournament specialist, Shaun Deeb, is thefirst player to cash in the EPT Grand Final in Monte Carlo even though Day1Bhasn't even finished! How so? He knocked out Bodog Poker Network CEO, PatrikSelin, who had put a 1,000 EUR bounty on his own head. - read more »

The Palms Casino Resort to Host the 2nd Annual Fantasy Football SUPERDRAFT, August 26th-29th, 2010 in Las Vegas - 27 April 2010
NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Brand Interaction Group ("BIG") has announced that the Palms Casino Resort will host BIG's 2nd annual Fantasy Football SUPERDRAFT(TM) in Las Vegas on August 26-29, 2010.(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100426/NY93052LOGO )The Fantasy Football SUPERDRAFT(TM) is the premier - read more »

Stranded Passenger Wins Jackpot and Hires Private Boat Home - 27 April 2010
GIBRALTAR, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Being stranded at the airportwas not all bad for one passenger trying to make his way home last week.Dutch student, Michel V, was stuck at Amsterdam airport when he won GBP54,022playing online. Michel, a 28-year-old Dutch student with heavy student loans, wasvacationing - read more »

Jackpot Games Casino Launches - 27 April 2010
VALLETTA, Malta, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - A new Brand hits e-gaming through Jackpot Games Casino The Malta-based online casino confirmed today that their flagshipproduct, Jackpot Games Casino (http://www.jackpot-games.com), has launched.Sporting over 80 instant-play games in a stylish website interfac - read more »

First Four Aces/Poker Pro Canada Classic Draws Huge Field - 25 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The first Poker Pro Canada Classic poker tournament at Four Aces CardClub in Montreal was a huge success, drawing about 250 players from all overCanada and the U.S. - even Europe - to compete for a prize pool of $369,000. It was the largest poker event ever held in Quebec with - read more »

Full Tilt Poker's FTOPS XVI Begins on April 23rd - 24 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Full Tilt Poker's FTOPS XVI - the world's best online poker series -begins on Friday, April 23rd, offering $18 million in guaranteed prize moneyacross 30 events. Full Tilt Poker has added new and exclusive Rush Poker* Tournaments - thefastest poker tournaments available anywher - read more »

Mount Airy Casino Resort Announces the Appointment of John Conklin, Vice President of Player Development - 24 April 2010
MOUNT POCONO, Pa., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort, a re-born travel destination offering incomparable casino gaming, picturesque setting, ambiance, fine dining, luxury accommodations, outdoor activities and unrivalled amenities today announced John Conklin has joined the company as Vice President of - read more »

Butler National Corporation (OTCBB - BUKS) Adds Two Members to the Board of Directors - 24 April 2010
OLATHE, Kan., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Butler National Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: BUKS), a leading manufacturer and provider of support systems for "Classic" commercial and military aircraft and a recognized provider of professional management services in the gaming industry, announces Mike Tamburelli a - read more »

Electronic Game Card, Inc. Updates Shareholders - 24 April 2010
IRVINE, Calif., and LONDON, April 23/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Electronic Game Card, Inc. (EGMI.PK) ("EGC") provided the following update to its shareholders.Lee Cole, a former director and former CEO, and Linden Boyne, a former director and former CFO, have stated to EGC and Mendoza Berger & Company, LLP ("M&B" - read more »

World Poker Tour Championship Betting Market Open at Boylesports.com - 24 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Boylepoker.com has opened a betting market on the World Poker TourChampionship event taking place at Bellagio Casino, Las Vegas. With 10 players left in the US$25,000 + US$500 buy-in World Championshipevent, the field is headed by Boylepoker pro John O'Shea from Ireland andcomp - read more »

International Game Technology Reports 2010 Second Quarter Results - 23 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today operating results for the second quarter ended March 31, 2010. Net income for the quarter was$35.9 million or $0.12 per diluted share versus $33.6 million or $0.11 per diluted share in the same quarter last year. T - read more »

Powerball(R) Ticket Worth $200,000 Sold in Montgomery County - 23 April 2010
Jackpot-Winning Ticket Sold in MissouriMIDDLETOWN, Pa., April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One winning Powerball ticket worth $200,000 from the April 21 drawing was sold at Muthe Inc., 518 Pennsylvania Ave., Fort Washington, Montgomery County.The ticket correctly matched all five white balls, 11-34-41-49-55, but not t - read more »

Harrah's Entertainment Resorts Distribute 50,000 Energy Efficient Light Bulbs on Earth Day - 23 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Earth Day 2010, more than 400 employee volunteers from Harrah's Entertainment resorts across the country plan to distribute 50,000 energy-efficient light bulbs in local communities.(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100422/LA91589)(Logo: http://www.news - read more »

Americans Trend Toward Greener Travel; Not Just Earth Day, Every Day - 23 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Vacationers are beginning to realize that green choices are not just for Earth Day, but for every day. A recent national survey by Travelzoo® found that 91 percent of travelers would prefer to stay at an eco-certified hotel if they didn't have to sacrifice amenities or experienc - read more »

Europe's Largest Poker Tournament Returns - The Boylepoker.com International Poker Open 2010 - 23 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Boylepoker.com today announces the return of Europe's largest liveno-limit Texas hold'em poker tournament, the International Poker Open 2010. The EUR180 + EUR20 buy-in freezeout takes place from October 15 to 17,2010 at the Regency Hotel, Dublin and will have an estimated prize - read more »

Magna Entertainment Corp. files twenty-fifth default status report - 23 April 2010
AURORA, ON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ - Magna Entertainment Corp. ("MEC" or the "Company") filed this news release as its twenty-fifth bi-weekly default status report under National Policy 12-203 of the Canadian Securities Administrators, pursuant to which MEC announced that it would not be filing its Annual Report on Form - read more »

Scientific Games Awarded Kentucky Lottery Primary Instant Ticket Contract - 21 April 2010
NEW YORK, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games (Nasdaq: SGMS) announced it has been selected as the primary vendor to supply instant tickets to the Kentucky Lottery Corporation. The contract, which will begin in June 2011, has an initial term of five years and allows for extension options of up to ten ye - read more »

MGM MIRAGE Closes $1.15 Billion in Senior Convertible Notes - 21 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM) announced today that it has closed the private offering of $1.15 billion in aggregate principal amount of its 4.25% convertible senior notes due 2015. Initial purchasers exercised their option to purchase $150 million in aggregate principal amount of - read more »

Las Vegas Attraction Takes Thrill Seekers to New Heights - 21 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas is known for its exhilarating and adrenaline pumping social scene, whether visitors experience a big win at the casinos, head to the chapel or party like a rock star in the hottest clubs. In fact, Vegas fans may think they've seen it all, until now. Today, Stratosphere Las - read more »

Internet Gambling Regulation Projected to Create Up to 32,000 New Jobs and $94 Billion in Expenditures Over Five Years - 21 April 2010
WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Safe and Secure Internet Gambling Initiative today applauded a new study by H2 Gambling Capital, the leading supplier of data and market intelligence regarding the global gambling industry, that projects regulating all forms of Internet gambling in the United States w - read more »

LAS VEGAS STRATOSPHERE OPENS THE WORLD'S HIGHEST SKYJUMP - 21 April 2010
The Guinness Book of World Records has deemed the SkyJump Las Vegas atthe Stratosphere Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, the world's highest commercialdecelerator. The jump, which opened April 20, launches thrill seekers 855feet from one of Las Vegas' most recognizable monuments. To help "jumpstart" the event, Las V - read more »

They'll be Over-the-Moon - InterCasino Offers Space-Walking Astronauts a Down-to-earth Experience - 21 April 2010
LONDON, April 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- InterCasino (http://www.intercasino.co.uk/), the world's first onlinecasino, is calling on NASA astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Clayton Andersonfor their help. The team behind the scenes at the site are asking that thetwo astronauts offer some words of wisdom to the lucky winners - read more »

Scientific Games Inaugurates New Press in Montreal - 20 April 2010
NEW YORK and MONTREAL, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games (Nasdaq: SGMS) announced the inauguration of a new state-of-the-art in-line printing press "MP1" at its 140,000 square foot Montreal, Quebec facility. The press, designed and custom-built to the Company's specifications, will be capable of prod - read more »

Scientific Games Acquires Server-Based Gaming Terminals from Sceptre Leisure Plc - 20 April 2010
NEW YORK, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games (Nasdaq: SGMS) today announced it has acquired the assets of Sceptre Leisure Solutions Limited, including 751 server-based gaming terminals and associated customer contracts for 3.8 million pounds Sterling. The acquired terminals, which are currently instal - read more »

Public Input Hearing to Consider Permitting Table Games at SugarHouse Casino Scheduled for May 19th - 20 April 2010
PGCB website offers public documents and information on citizen participationHARRISBURG, Pa., April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today announced that it would hold a public hearing on Wednesday, May 19, 2010 to gather evidence, including public comment, on the petition submitted b - read more »

Morgans Hotel Group Announces Opening of Its Acclaimed SKYBAR at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino - 20 April 2010
NEW YORK, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Morgans Hotel Group Co. (Nasdaq: MHGC) ("MHG") today announced the opening of its acclaimed SKYBAR, at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. The Las Vegas outpost of the renowned nightlife brand joins legendary SKYBAR destinations SKYBAR at Mondrian in Los Angeles and SKYBAR at Shore - read more »

G Casino Poker Unveiled By gcasino.com - 20 April 2010
LONDON, April 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- G Casino Poker (http://www.gcasino.com/poker) will launch tomorrow (April20th) on iPoker, the world's largest online poker network. G Casino Pokeroffers a huge range of online tournaments and cash games to suit the needs ofpoker players at any level. To celebrate the launch, G - read more »

Dragonfish Signs Bingo Agreement With Prime Gaming - 20 April 2010
LONDON, April 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Dragonfish (http://www.dragonfishtech.com/), the independentB2B division of 888 Holdings Plc, announces the signing of an agreement withPrime Gaming to provide a comprehensive bingo solution -http://www.primebingo.com. Based in Cyprus, Prime Gaming has been operating for fiveye - read more »

Online Players Win the Real Prize When Baby is Born - 20 April 2010
GIBRALTAR, April 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet babies are starting to fill up the world as more and more peoplefind their soul mates on the net. The first online gaming baby was born lastweek when Tammy and Douglas Root from Munich gave birth to a healthy 3.4kgboy after meeting in a chat room playing online. The - read more »

Jackpotjoy Launch RSPCA Week Charity Games - 20 April 2010
LONDON, April 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The animal lovers at Jackpotjoy (http://www.jackpotjoy.com) have offeredto donate GBP1 to the RSPCA for every player who buys four tickets for one oftheir special RSPCA week Bingo games! Get more info on the games by visitinghttp://www.jackpotjoy.com/promotions/current RSPCA we - read more »

MGM MIRAGE Prices $1.0 Billion in Convertible Senior Notes - 16 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM) announced today that it has priced $1.0 billion in aggregate principal amount of its 4.25% convertible senior notes due 2015. The transaction is expected to close on April 20, 2010, subject to satisfaction of various customary closing conditions. The - read more »

Winning Powerball(R) Tickets Sold in Blair, Crawford Counties; Jackpot for April 17 Drawing Grows to $212 Million - 16 April 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two winning Powerball tickets from the April 14 drawing were sold in Pennsylvania. A ticket worth $1 million was sold at McAbee's Corner, 723 First Ave., Altoona, Blair County, and one worth $200,000 was sold at Country Fair, 515 Main St., Saegertown, Crawford County - read more »

Ixtapa Gaming appointed as a USA Native American Distributor - 16 April 2010
LEVIS, QC, April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - DEQ Systems Corp. ("DEQ") (TSXV: DEQ) announced today that it has signed an agreement with Ixtapa Gaming LLC ("Ixtapa") to represent DEQ in the USA Native American market. Ixtapa is a Native American distribution company owned and operated by Native Americans and serves the - read more »

PGCB Report Details Impact of Slot Machine Revenue on Pari-Mutuel Wagering - 16 April 2010
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today released the third annual Pari-Mutuel Wagering Benchmark Report that details the impact of slot machine play on the pari-mutuel horse racing industry in Pennsylvania.With the addition of wagering statistics for 2009, this r - read more »

Sean M. O'Brien, President of Teamsters Local 25, Praises the Massachusetts House of Representatives for Passing Gaming Legislation - 15 April 2010
CHARLESTOWN, Mass., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaking to his supporters at the Teamsters Local 25 Hall in Charlestown, a very upbeat and visibly pleased President Sean O'Brien, said, "Today, the House of Representatives took a courageous and significant step towards putting people back to work in Massachusetts." He c - read more »

Mega Millions(R) Ticket Worth $250,000 Sold in Franklin County; Jackpot Grows to $122 Million for April 16 Drawing - 15 April 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One winning Mega Millions ticket worth $250,000 from the April 13 drawing was sold at Rutters, 1391 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Franklin County. The winning ticket correctly matched all five white balls, 3-12-27-39-47, but not the yellow Mega Ball 32, for a second-ti - read more »

Horseshoe Announces 'Hit Me. One Fan. $1 Million.' Promotion - 15 April 2010
CHICAGO, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Get ready baseball fans. The all-new $500 million Horseshoe Casino, located just 20 minutes from downtown Chicago, is thrilled to announce its newest promotion: "Hit Me. One Fan. $1 Million." Beginning on Wednesday, April 14, 2010, Horseshoe will give away one million dollars* to one - read more »

MGM MIRAGE Reports Preliminary First Quarter Results - 15 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM) today announced its preliminary expectations of financial results for the first quarter of 2010. The operating results in this release reflect preliminary expectations of financial results for the first quarter of 2010, have not been reviewed by the C - read more »

GPI(R) Announces Completion of Initial Delivery to Resorts World(R) Sentosa - 15 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gaming Partners International Corporation (Nasdaq: GPIC) announced that it has completed the delivery of its initial order for casino currency for Singapore's first integrated resort and casino, Resorts World Sentosa, located on Singapore's sunny isle of Sentosa. The sizea - read more »

Las Vegas Meetings by Harrah's Entertainment Executive Jordan D. Clark Appointed to Meeting Professionals International Board of Directors - 15 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas Meetings by Harrah's Entertainment announced today that Vice President of Sales Jordan D. Clark has been appointed to the Meeting Professionals International (MPI) 2010-2011 Board of Directors. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100414/LA85879)"I'm honored to be - read more »

MGM MIRAGE Elects Burton Cohen to the Board of Directors - 15 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM) today announced that Burton Cohen has accepted an invitation to join the Company's Board of Directors. He was elected to his new post by the Board during a meeting yesterday."We are deeply honored that Burton Cohen, a man with such a tremendous range - read more »

Kenilworth Testing Enhanced Remote Gaming Systems - 15 April 2010
MINEOLA, N.Y., April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kenilworth Systems Corporation (Pink Sheets: KENS)...Under the auspices of the Dominican Casino Gaming Board and after 4 months of testing, Kenilworth has proven global Remote live casino gaming streamed over the Internet is a viable business for the casino operator and - read more »

Multi-State Jackpot Game Mega Millions Debuts in Arizona - 14 April 2010
PHOENIX, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Arizona Lottery announced the addition of Mega Millions to its product roster. Starting at 4 a.m. on Sunday, April 18, Lottery players in Arizona can purchase a Mega Millions ticket at their favorite Lottery retailer. Starting this month the nation's two most popular jackpot - read more »

Pennsylvania Lottery Announces Retirement of Super 7 Game - 14 April 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Pennsylvania Lottery officials today announced the final drawing for Super 7 will be Tuesday, April 27."Super 7 has had a successful run for more than a year," said Lottery Executive Director Ed Trees. "But players are attracted to higher jackpots, and now that Mega M - read more »

California Card Room Coalition Donates $20,000 to the National Indian Child Welfare Association - 14 April 2010
PORTLAND, Ore., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) announced today, at its annual convention in Portland, that a coalition of California's largest card rooms has donated $20,000 to the organization. The announcement was made by NICWA president, Maurice Lyons.NICWA executive d - read more »

Butler National / Boot Hill Casino & Resort, Dodge City Accelerates Plan to Develop and Operate First Class Hotel with Vista Host, Inc. - 14 April 2010
OLATHE, Kan., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Butler National Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: BUKS), a leading manufacturer and provider of support systems for aircraft and a recognized provider of professional management services in the gaming industry, announce that BHCMC, LLC, manager under contract for the Boot - read more »

Mason-Dixon Selects Penn National Gaming to Develop and Manage $75 Million Resort Project - 14 April 2010
CUMBERLAND TOWNSHIP, Pa., April 13/PRNewswire/ --Mason-Dixon Resort & Casino announced today that it has selected a subsidiary of Penn National Gaming Inc. (Nasdaq: PENN) to develop and manage all resort and gaming operations in connection with the company's Category 3 resort license application filed with the Penn - read more »

Harrah's Entertainment Announces Proposed $500 Million Debt Offering - 14 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. ("Harrah's") announced today that Harrah's Operating Escrow LLC and Harrah's Escrow Corporation (the "Escrow Issuers"), wholly-owned unrestricted subsidiaries of Harrah's Operating Company, Inc. ("HOC"), are proposing to issue $500 million aggregate princ - read more »

Play Full Tilt Poker Pros on TV for $120K - 14 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Exclusively at Full Tilt Poker, players can compete for the chance to wina seat to Channel 4's best new poker show, The Poker Lounge. Players will getthe opportunity to go up against some of the world's top poker professionalson TV and battle it out for first place prize money of - read more »

Play Full Tilt Poker Pros on TV for $120K - For Free - 14 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Exclusively at Full Tilt Poker, players can compete for the chance to wina free seat to Channel 4's best new poker show, The Poker Lounge. Winnerswill have the opportunity to go up against some of the world's top pokerprofessionals on TV and battle it out for first-place prize mon - read more »

Poised To Offer Premier Gaming Experience on the East Coast, Mount Airy Casino Resort Announces Executive Moves - 13 April 2010
MOUNT POCONO, Pa., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort, Poconos landmark destination offering incomparable casino gaming, picturesque setting, ambiance, fine dining, luxury accommodations, outdoor activities and unrivalled amenities, today announced a string of executive moves including the promotions of - read more »

888's Season of Superheroes - 13 April 2010
GIBRALTAR, April 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 888.com (http://promo.888.com/2010/Casino-On-Net/March/New_Games/EN/) hasrecently announced the launch of several exciting new games to add to theirextensive gaming repertoire. And to commemorate their release, 888casinois giving away daily bonuses for the next two weeks. 88 - read more »

Tile Designer Spins Clay Into Gold for Club Vanity at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - 13 April 2010
LOS ANGELES, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- What happens in Vegas sometimes begins in Los Angeles...When Charles Doell, Chief Designer at the Mr. Important Design firm sought to create a 'gold, crystalline' vibe for his newest project on the strip, he immediately thought of Daniel Ogassian, the creative force behind the prol - read more »

Bwin Italy Says Yes to Dragonfish - 13 April 2010
GIBRALTAR, April 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.888.com announced that Dragonfish - its independentbusiness-to-business division, has successfully concluded a major agreementwith bwin Italia. According to the terms of the contract, Dragonfish willprovide a full casino gaming platform for the popular bwin subsidiar - read more »

Adam Carolla, Zachary Levi and Brian Austin Green are Vegas Gaming Expert Anthony Curtis' Latest Celebrity Picks as Favorites to Win 2010 Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race - 13 April 2010
LONG BEACH, Calif., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- After watching this week's practice session, Las Vegas gaming expert Anthony Curtis says comedian Adam Carolla has the best chance to lead a field of celebrities to challenge a gritty group of pro drivers in Saturday's world famous Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race. It won't be a la - read more »

Bodog Poker Network CEO to Offer Personal EUR1,000 Bounty at EPT Grand Final, Monaco - 13 April 2010
LONDON, April 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new first for an EPT event Patrik Selin, the only CEO ofa major poker company to play regularly in the world's biggest pokertournaments, will be offering a personal EUR1,000 cash to whoever knocks himout of the EPT Grand Final in Monaco (April 25th-30th). London-based Swed - read more »

Play Games and Relax With an Online Jigsaw Puzzle - 13 April 2010
HACKENSACK, N.J., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Slingo Inc. announces the release of the latest casual game, Jigsaw Delight. This is the fifth new original game released on Slingo.com this year with more on the way. Jigsaw Delight is a puzzle game that takes the traditional jigsaw puzzle and puts it online. People can play - read more »

NeoGames Team up With The Daily Mirror - 13 April 2010
ST JULIAN, Malta, April 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- NeoGames, pioneers and global leaders of the online scratch and instantwin games platform, provide The Daily Mirror with a fully managed solution toenhance its existing online entertainment offering. Targeting the UK market with a mainstream focus, Mirrorscratchcards. - read more »

PA Lottery: Nine Western Pennsylvania Co-Workers Claim $250,000 from Mega Millions - 11 April 2010
PITTSBURGH, April 10/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nine co-workers at Trau & Loevner Imprinted Sportswear of Pittsburgh won $250,000 from the Mega Millions drawing on March 19.Lottery Area Manager Terri Hopkins today presented a ceremonial check to the group at Giant Eagle in North Versailles, where the ticket was purc - read more »

Midwest Gaming & Entertainment, LLC Completes Financing and Purchase of Land - 10 April 2010
DES PLAINES, Ill., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Midwest Gaming & Entertainment, LLC and its affiliates ("Midwest Gaming") announced today they have successfully closed on $295 million in aggregate debt financing and invested $150 million of equity for its casino project in Des Plaines, Illinois. Midwest Gaming also pur - read more »

CEI Builders Completes Extensive Remodel of Spotlight 29 Casino - 10 April 2010
COACHELLA, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- CEI Builders, a Southern California-based company with more than 60 years combined experience in commercial projects, has completed work on a multi-million dollar renovation and expansion of Spotlight 29 Casino, located at 46-200 Harrison Place in Coachella."CEI and its staff - read more »

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Receives Three Category 3 Resort License Applications During Special 90 Day Period - 09 April 2010
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today announced that three applications were filed during the special 90 day period established by the Pennsylvania Legislature in January to receive additional applications for the remaining Category 3 license. A Category 3 licen - read more »

G Casino Brighton Launches with GBP 1.2 Million Investment - 09 April 2010
BRIGHTON, England, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a GBP 1.2 million refurbishment, the existing Grosvenor Casinoon Brighton seafront will re-launch as "G Casino Brighton" on April 29th2010. G Casino Brighton boasts an unrivalled gaming and entertainmentexperience; combining the latest gaming technology, reg - read more »

paddypowerpoker.com Announces US$40,000 April Bonanza Over $40,000 to be Won in Exclusive Promotions - 09 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- paddypowerpoker.com today announces a feast of new promotions to runduring April. The promotions include cash giveaways, the return of the pokerroom's biggest online poker festival and new live event qualificationoptions. There is over US$30,000 in cash prizes to be won inpaddypowe - read more »

Butler National Announces Date for Annual Shareholder Meeting - 09 April 2010
OLATHE, Kan., April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Butler National Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: BUKS), a leading manufacturer and provider of support systems for aircraft and a recognized provider of professional management services in the gaming industry, announces its Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on A - read more »

'Mystique at Main Street' Table Games Club Scheduled to Open April 9 at Lucky Eagle Casino in Rochester. - 07 April 2010
ROCHESTER, Wash., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Named for the spellbinding nature of the talented dancers who will perform here every Friday and Saturday night, Lucky Eagle Casino's Mystique at Main Street promises to be southwest Washington's next "hot thing" for locals and tourists alike. An exciting new nightspot located - read more »

Pennsylvania Public Input Hearing to Consider Permitting Table Games at Harrah's Chester Casino and Racetrack Scheduled for April 20th - 07 April 2010
PGCB web site offers public documents and information on citizen participationHARRISBURG, Pa., April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today announced that it would hold a public hearing on Tuesday, April 20, 2010 to gather evidence, including public comment, on the petition submitted b - read more »

Casinos Austria International Chooses GPI for New 'Viage' Complex in Brussels - 07 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gaming Partners International Corporation (Nasdaq: GPIC), a leading provider of casino currency and table game equipment worldwide, announced the completion of delivery of its casino currency to the Viage entertainment and gaming complex. With this delivery, GPI provided ov - read more »

888poker Wants You! - 07 April 2010
GIBRALTAR, April 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 888poker's unique WSOP promotion is in full swing and 22 lucky peoplehave already won their once in a lifetime Vegas Poker experience! Neverbefore has it been so easy to win a seat to the WSOP, with an incredible anddiverse 8 ways to win one of 88 packages, everyone has a chance - read more »

Reportlinker Adds The Future of Digital Gambling: The impact of regulation, the rise of online services and the evolving competitive environment - 07 April 2010
NEW YORK, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:The Future of Digital Gambling:The impact of regulation, the rise of online services and the evolving competitive environmenthttp://www.reportlinker.com/p0186705/The-Future-of-Digital-GamblingThe - read more »

March Slot Machine Revenue Up 29% Over Previous Year - 03 April 2010
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Slot machine-generated revenue in Pennsylvania increased by 29% during March of 2010 compared to March of 2009, while also showing a significant upturn from the revenue dip due to poor weather in February.Figures released today by the Gaming Control Board show that t - read more »

Bicycle Casino to Host the America's Poker Classic From April 1 to April 18, 2010 - 03 April 2010
BELL GARDENS, Calif., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bicycle Casino's popular April series consists of 20 events and boasts over $800,000 in guarantees. Coming off the heels of the very successful March tournament, Winnin' o' the Green, the annual America's Poker Classic aspires to further satisfy the desires of the Bicy - read more »

GPI Receives Orders to Supply Gaming Tables and Related Equipment in Delaware - 02 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gaming Partners International Corporation (Nasdaq: GPIC), a leading provider of casino currency and table game equipment worldwide, announced that it has received permission from the Delaware Lottery to conduct business in the state of Delaware prior to its licensure as a ga - read more »

Premier Gaming Solutions Selected by CNIGA to Develop a Unique Statewide Progressive Jackpot Game Specifically for California Tribal Casinos. - 02 April 2010
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In an innovative move designed to augment their continuing efforts to strengthen the tribal gaming industry, the California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) will partner with Premier Gaming Solutions to design and develop a statewide Wide Area Progressive (WAP) jackp - read more »

Ten Owners, One Horse, 30 Fences and a 66/1 Chance - 02 April 2010
LONDON, April 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine winning the chance to become an owner of a horse taking part in the 2010 John Smith's Grand National, affectionately regarded as 'The People's Race'. Thanks to bookmakers Coral and The Sun newspaper, ten lucky people will be cheering on their very own Grand National entry, - read more »

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino Becomes a Total Rewards Casino Resort - 02 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- A subsidiary of Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. today completed the integration of its customer-loyalty program, Total Rewards, into the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Guests now have the ability to earn and redeem Reward and Tier Credits for nearly all of their entertainment exp - read more »

2010 Pool Season Heats Up in Las Vegas with Hot New Venues, Cool New Experiences - 02 April 2010
LAS VEGAS, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM) - Home to the hottest hotels and attractions across the globe, it's no surprise the Las Vegas pool scene out-sizzles the competition. With the growing popularity of the city's pool destinations rivaling the lure of its legendary nightclubs, thousands - read more »

Poker Pro to Donate WSOP Tournament of Champions Winnings to Charity - If he Qualifies! - 02 April 2010
DUBLIN, April 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Boylepoker.com today launched a campaign to have its sponsored pro, MartySmyth, voted into the World Series of Poker Tournament of Championsinvite-only event this summer in Las Vegas. Smyth has pledged to donate any winnings from the $1 million freeroll tothe Royal Belfast Hospi - read more »

Playtech Launch Bingo Network for the Italian Market - 02 April 2010
DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, April 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Playtech,the world's largest online gaming software provider, is pleased to announcethe launch of its Italian online bingo network in real money mode. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090929/360954 ) Playtech already have a significant - read more »

Midwest Gaming & Entertainment, LLC Announces Illinois Gaming Board Approval and Pricing of $175 Million of Senior Secured Notes - 02 April 2010
DES PLAINES, Ill., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Midwest Gaming & Entertainment, LLC announced today that its parent company, Midwest Gaming Borrower, LLC (the "Issuer"), and one of the Issuer's subsidiaries, Midwest Gaming Finance Corp. (together, "Midwest Gaming"), have priced an offering of $175 million in aggregate - read more »

SupremePlay Online Casino Launches and Offers Players From Around the World the Best in Online Gaming - 01 April 2010
NICOSIA, Cyprus, March 31, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SupremePlay online casino has arrived and by all accounts it is alreadymaking waves in the online gaming world. Featuring streamlined graphics,exclusive games and a true-to-life casino experience, players from around theglobe are sure to be impressed with the supreme gami - read more »

Fallsview Casino Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Playboy Club and Playboy Bunny - 01 April 2010
Niagara Falls Tops List of 50 Playboy Club Parties in 50 Cities on Same NightNIAGARA FALLS, ON, March 31 /PRNewswire/ - Fallsview Casino is teaming up with Playboy to host an exclusive party on Thursday, June 10, 2010 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the world-famous Playboy Clubs and iconic Playboy Bunny. The Niag - read more »