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05-22-2024
PA Gaming Control Board Fines Casino $125,000 for Underage Gaming Violations
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved a consent agreement today presented by the Board’s Office of Enforcement Counsel (“OEC”) during its public meeting resulting in a fine of $125,000 against Wind Creek Bethlehem, ...
05-17-2024
Gaming Control Board Reports Revenue in April 2024
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during April 2024 was $504,683,409, an increase of 5.87% compared to revenue ...
04-24-2024
PA Gaming Control Board Levies $10,000 Fine
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved a consent agreement today presented by the Board’s Office of Enforcement Counsel during its public meeting resulting in a fine of $10,000 to Washington Trotting Association...
04-17-2024
Gaming Control Board Reports Record Revenue in March 2024
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during March 2024 was $554,625,294, an all-time monthly high eclipsing the pr...
03-20-2024
PA Gaming Control Board Levies $20,000 in Fines
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved two consent agreements today presented by the Board’s Office of Enforcement Counsel during its public meeting resulting in a total of $20,000 in fines against an operator of int...
03-19-2024
Gaming Control Board Reports a 9% revenue increase in total gaming revenue in February 2024 compared to February 2023
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during February 2024 was $499,093,210, an increase of 9.25% compared to reven...
02-21-2024
PA Gaming Control Board Levies $212,500 in Fines
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved three consent agreements today presented by the Board’s Office of Enforcement Counsel (“OEC”) during its public meeting resulting in a total of $212,500 in fines against casino ...
02-20-2024
Gaming Control Board Reports a 2.7% revenue increase in January 2024 compared to January 2023
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during January 2024 was $477,151,563, an increase of 2.72% compared to revenu...
02-14-2024
Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Reports $71.55 Million in Super Bowl Wagers Placed in Commonwealth
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today reported that preliminary figures show $71,554,099 was wagered in the Commonwealth on this past weekend’s San Francisco 49’ers/Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl through retail and online sp...
01-24-2024
PA Gaming Control Board Levies $27,500 In Fines
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved two consent agreements today presented by the Board’s Office of Enforcement Counsel (“OEC”) during its public meeting resulting in a total of $27,500 in fines:Stakelogic, USA, a...
01-24-2024
PA Gaming Control Board Renews License For Mohegan Pennsylvania
HARRISBURG: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) today unanimously voted to renew the Category 1 horse track casino license of Downs Racing, LP, operator of Mohegan Pennsylvania in Luzerne County.In making the decision, the Board determine...
01-18-2024
Gaming Control Board Reports a nearly 12.5% revenue increase in December 2023 compared to December 2022
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during December 2023 was $534,215,808, an increase of 12.47% compared to reve...
01-18-2024
PA Gaming Control Board Reports Record High Gaming Revenue For 2023
HARRISBURG, PA: Fueled by a nearly 28% increase in iGaming revenue over the previous year, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) is reporting that 2023 combined gaming revenue achieved a record high.The 2023 calendar year combined revenue figu...
12-19-2023
Gaming Control Board Reports 1.7% revenue decrease in November 2023 compared to November 2022
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during November 2023 was $444,473,505, a decrease of 1.74% compared to revenu...
11-17-2023
Gaming Control Board Reports 7.3% Revenue Increase in October
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during October 2023 was $483,006,194, an increase of 7.28% compared to revenu...
11-15-2023
PA Gaming Control Board Levies $45,000 in Fines
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved two consent agreements today presented by the Board’s Office of Enforcement Counsel (“OEC”) during its public meeting resulting in a total of $45,000 in fines:Mountainview Thoro...
10-18-2023
PA Gaming Control Board Levies $73,075 in Fines
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved five consent agreements today presented by the Board’s Office of Enforcement Counsel (“OEC”) during its public meeting resulting in a total of $73,075 in fines.The approved cons...
10-18-2023
PA Gaming Control Board Renews License for Rivers Casino Philadelphia
HARRISBURG: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) today unanimously voted to renew the Category 2 stand-alone casino license of Sugarhouse HSP Gaming, LP, operator of Rivers Casino Philadelphia.In making the decision, the Board determined t...
10-18-2023
Gaming Control Board Reports 6.2% Revenue Increase in September
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during September 2023 was $476,278,004, an increase of 6.20% compared to reve...
09-29-2023
Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Releases 2022-2023 Annual Report
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has released the 17th edition of its Annual Report. The PGCB’s 2022-2023 Annual Report provides detail on the work of the agency in regulating the Commonwealth’s gaming industry, and a...
09-28-2023
PA Gaming Control Board Releases Annual Diversity Report On Casino Industry
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today released its 16th Annual Diversity Report providing a description of each casino’s activities related to the implementation of their diversity plans and the action taken by the entities to a...
09-20-2023
PA Gaming Control Board Levies $45,000 Fine To A Video Gaming Terminal Establishment
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved a consent agreement today presented by the Board’s Office of Enforcement Counsel (“OEC”) during its public meeting regarding a violation that occurred at a Video Gaming Terminal...
09-19-2023
Gaming Control Board Reports 7.5% Revenue Increase In August
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along with fantasy contests, during August 2023 was $457,153,095, an increase of 7.47% compared to revenue...
08-23-2023
PA Gaming Control Board Bans Four Adults from Gambling at Casinos for Leaving Minors Unattended
HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“Board”) approved petitions filed by its Office of Enforcement Counsel banning four adults from all casinos in the Commonwealth for leaving minors unattended in order to engage in gaming activiti...