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US – Tioga Downs to operate full casino at its racetrack

The New York State Gaming Commission has unanimously approved a commercial gaming license for Tioga Downs Casino, Racing and Entertainment in the Town of Nichols, ushering new jobs and investment, as well as revenue for local governments and school districts that will come to the region as a result. The destination resort includes a hotel,…

US – Genting adds Tuxedo proposal to 21 NY casino bids

Genting Americas has officially joined the race for four gaming licenses in three upstate areas of New York state with plans unveiled for a development at Renaissance Faire and Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center site, a 238-acre property in Orange County. In total, 22 companies have now submitted blue prints of upstate casinos, each of which…

US – Empire Resorts pays fee for Catskills application

Empire Resorts has now submitted the US$1m application fee to the New York State Gaming Commission for a destination gaming resort license in the Catskills. Pursuant to the Request for Applications, an individual, entity, consortium or other party evincing interest in a Gaming Facility License becomes an applicant upon payment of the $1m application fee….

US – NYC racinos launch back to School ad

The New York Gaming Association (NYGA) has just launched a new statewide Back to School TV campaign to remind taxpayers that New York’s racetrack casinos are reliable partners for education as schools open for the new school year. The nine racetracks that make up the Association have contributed $3.4bn to education since 2004 including more…