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February 13, 2017
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|February 13, 2017|
|John Robison tackles a question from a reader who encounters some unusual behavior while playing on a Spin Poker machine.
By Gary TraskCasino City speaks with Tony Mancilla from Island Resort & Casino, a property in Upper Peninsula, Michigan, that has risen from a community bingo hall to an expansive casino resort. Recent additions include a new, full-service spa and a second championship golf course, scheduled to open later this year.
|An enhanced VIP Gaming Lounge will accommodate the growing rolling chip program and non-rolling VIP gaming.
The Orleans Hotel and Casino introduced a new dining concept that serves up breakfast classics and down-home comfort food 24 hours a day.
The event will be held at the casino for the third consecutive year from 31 August to 6 September.
With the release of casino revenue data by the Nevada Gaming Control Board, David Schwartz from UNLV's Center for Gaming Research finds that, surprisingly, race and sportsbooks in downtown Las Vegas generated more revenue than craps in 2016. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
|For the 11th time in eight seasons and the first time in Season Eight, the Mid-States Poker Tour will visit Running Aces, this year from 11-19 February.
|This week's Reel Life brings us to Lukou International Airport in Nanjing, China, where some guy is hungry.
The popular slot machine delivered two jackpots last month that totaled more than $2.3 million in combined payouts.
|All season long, the common pool wagering platform offered sports fanatics and bettors a unique, fun way to get involved in the game with innovative contests and real-time odds.
|After withdrawing a $650 million commitment to the Las Vegas stadium project, a Sheldon Adelson spokesperson says the Raiders changed their minds mid-negotiation. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
The 1,170 square foot pop-up lounge, presented in conjunction with Zappos, offers space to recharge, huddle areas for collaboration and a conference room for small meetings.
|The legendary musical star will bring over 50 years of entertainment experience to the Tropicana Showroom on 24 June. Tickets go on sale 10 February.
On 25 March, the comedian renowned for his original Atlanta, Georgia, comedy circuit will perform at Aliante Casino Hotel and Spa. Tickets are on sale now.
Did You Know?
Guests at the recently-opened del Lago Resort & Casino spent almost $36.6 million on slots and table games in only six days, according to records from the New York Gaming Commission.
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