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That discarded coupon book
A reader shares an amusing anecdote regarding first trips to Vegas, coupons and the relative ease with which you could snag free stuff in the '80s.  read more

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Wynn Las Vegas unveils redesigned Race & Sports Book

The renovated area opened to guests last week, featuring state-of-the-art technology, a relaxed atmosphere and a place to grab a quick bite. In addition, sister property Encore Las Vegas was set to open a new sports book today. (Photo courtesy of Wynn Las Vegas)  read more
Wynn Las Vegas unveils redesigned Race & Sports Book



Resorts World Catskills opens dealer schools

The dealer schools in Sullivan, Orange and Ulster counties in New York will enable students to apply for table games dealer positions at Resorts World Catskills.  read more

Greektown Casino Hotel mobile app wins Romero Award

The casino received the award at the 2017 Casino Marketing & Technology conference in Las Vegas in recognition of its marketing and technology leadership.  read more

Topgolf Swing Suite opening at MGM Grand Detroit

The entertainment area, which features three simulators, lounge seating, HDTVs, and food and beverage service, will be opening this September in Detroit.  read more

MGM Springfield enters new construction phase

Walls are coming up at the Massachusetts casino, where sheetrock is being installed in the walls of the entertainment center and the hotel guest welcoming area. (WWLP)  read more



Plaza guest wins $20,600 playing Live Keno

Steven Rivers from Wyoming, Michigan, snagged the sum while betting on Keno, which made its official debut in the Las Vegas casino in June.  read more

Flamingo completes $6.5 million renovation

The casino has finished the first step in a refresh of its property — a remodeled convention center. (Las Vegas Sun)  read more



Reel Life: Lawlessness and mayhem edition

The town of Sand Point, Alaska, lost its entire police department in less than a month.  read more



Dover Downs to host DE Poker Championship VII

The $100K-guaranteed Delaware Championship will play out from 30 August to 4 September.  read more

World Poker Tour, Japan Poker Union announce WPT Japan

For the first time ever, the World Poker Tour will visit Japan during a four-day event to be held in Tokyo from 23-26 November.  read more



Downtown Grand transforms Vegas

Third Thursday on 3rd is a block party that features a food truck, live art, music and entertainment.  read more

Victory's Bar brings karaoke nights to Cannery Casino

Every Saturday, guests can enjoy karaoke nights with DJ Miguel at the 24-hour bar and grill.  read more

Olivia Newton-John to perform at Pala Casino

The internationally-renowned singer and actress will bring her timeless hits to the California casino on 7 October.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
Since April, Oregon's state lottery revenues have grown by 2.6%, or about $2.7 million, compared to the same time last year.
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