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Pennsylvania Gaming

article The 'beau-ti-ful Mount Airy Lodge' is now a casino and resort, and I might like it better than A.C. (5/18/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- In the recesses of my brain, for sure displacing something important like world history or algebra, it still exists: I know every word to the Mount...
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Eastern Shawnee Tribe

article Indigo Sky Casino & Resort has added many new rooms & suites (5/17/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Indigo Sky Casino is owned and operated by the Eastern Shawnee Tribe. We are located at HWY 60 and BIZ 60 just west of the MO-OK stateline.
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Hard Rock

press release Hard Rock Hotels to Open to the Beat of Barcelona (5/17/2019)
(Spain) -- Hard Rock International continues growing its European hotel portfolio, announcing the development of Hard Rock Hotel Barcelona. The brand is set to bring its...
press release Hard Rock International Amplifies Portfolio in Asia With Announcement of Hard Rock Hotel Bangalore (4/16/2019)
(Florida) -- With a portfolio spanning across 75 countries, including 27 unique hotel properties with 37 projects in different phases of development, Hard Rock...
article All eyes on South Florida after death of Anna Nicole Smith (3/11/2019)
(Florida) -- Driving north from Miami on Florida's Turnpike, just before you approach exit 53, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino rises like a mirage. At almost...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article New Lucky Dragon owner to reopen hotel within 60 days (5/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The new owner of the shuttered Lucky Dragon aims to have the off-Strip resort fully up-and-running by the fall. Don Ahern, chairman and chief executive of...
article TWA hotel investor Morse takes over Hilton Garden Inn in Las Vegas (4/24/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- MCR/Morse Development, the New York-based hotel owner-operator, has acquired the 139-room Hilton Garden Inn Las Vegas. Terms of the deal were not...
article Blackstone Preparing to Sell Las Vegas Strip Casino and Luxury Hotel (sub req) (4/17/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Blackstone Group LP is exploring a sale of the Cosmopolitan hotel and casino, the rare instance of a major casino on the Las Vegas Strip coming to the...
article Damien Hirst installs a giant headless demon in Las Vegas (4/9/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Not content with creating the world’s most expensive hotel room at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Damien Hirst has installed a 60-ft-tall...
article Inside Damien Hirst's Empathy Hotel Suite In Las Vegas - The Most Expensive In The World (3/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Until recently two hotels duked it out for the dubious title of offering the world’s most expensive hotel room. The Mark Hotel penthouse suite in...
article NoMad Las Vegas, Newest Hotel On the Las Vegas Strip (3/28/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Created by Sydell Group in partnership with Make It Nice, NoMad Las Vegas opened in October 2018 adjacent to Park MGM. Located on the top four floors...
article See the art inside Damien Hirst’s $100,000 per night room dubbed the world's most expensive suite (3/4/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas is no stranger to lavish excess and the hard-earned reputation of the strip has recently been bolstered by the introduction of a Damien Hirst-...
article Palms Casino Resort Unveils World’s Most Expensive Hotel Suite (3/1/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- After a long Las Vegas night, look no further than the 34th-floor Palms Casino Resort Sky Villa to find some very expensive artistic pain relief, courtesy...
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Ak-Chin Indian Community

article Arizona resort renovations offer rooms with a new view (5/12/2019)
(Arizona) -- You’ve no doubt heard the phrase “Keeping up with the Joneses.” Well, forget the Joneses. Keeping up with continued, multi-million dollar...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Are Atlantic City casinos cashing in on Vans Warped Tour? (5/12/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- The final weekend in June is shaping up to be a major tourism draw and the resort’s nine casinos have priced their hotel rooms accordingly. The...
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New Mexico Gaming

article Santa Ana Star Casino Hotel is No. 1 in Top Workplaces large category (5/12/2019)
(New Mexico) -- Even though the Santa Ana Star Casino Hotel has nearly 1,000 employees, the administration strives to make sure each one feels like vital, contributing...
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Jamestown S’Klallam

article 100-room hotel first of many changes to come in Blyn (5/11/2019)
(Washington) -- Twelve months from now, the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe expects to open its 100-room, $39 million hotel at 7 Cedars Casino. “We plan on opening...
article Jamestown Tribe breaks ground on hotel expansion (3/5/2019)
(Washington) -- The ground has been broken for the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s long-awaited resort and casino expansion at 7 Cedars Casino. After a weather-...
article Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe breaks ground on hotel expansion (3/1/2019)
(Washington) -- The ground has been broken for the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s long-awaited resort and casino expansion at 7 Cedars Casino. After a weather-...
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Muscogee Creek

article Muscogee (Creek) Nation exploring building downtown Tulsa hotel (5/11/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- The Muscogee (Creek) Nation is exploring the feasibility of constructing a multi-story food hall and entertainment center near the BOK Center that could...
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Trinidad Rancheria

article 5th District effort to request delay in Trinidad hotel hearing stalls (5/8/2019)
(California) -- A state Coastal Commission hearing for the Trinidad Rancheria’s five-story hotel project is set for June, but some, including 5th District...
article Trinidad Rancheria will work with Coastal Commission, tribe says after staff criticism of 100-room hotel (4/6/2019)
(California) -- The Trinidad Rancheria has about a month to respond to a recently released state Coastal Commission staff report finding that the tribe’s upcoming...
article Staff Recommends Coastal Commission Object to Trinidad Hotel Project (3/30/2019)
(California) -- California Coastal Commission staff issued a highly critical report on the Trinidad Rancheria's plans for a new hotel on the bluffs of Scenic Drive...
article Trinidad Rancheria Unveils its Revised Hotel Proposal (3/18/2019)
(California) -- The Trinidad Rancheria recently presented its revised concept of a 100-room hotel on the bluffs of Scenic Drive but it aroused little enthusiasm from the...
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Warm Springs Tribe

article 28th Warm Springs Tribal Council sworn in (5/6/2019)
(Oregon) -- A standing room-only crowd was on hand Monday morning to witness the swearing in of the 28th Warm Springs Tribal Council. Some of the council members are...
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Muckleshoot Tribe

article Muckleshoot Indian Tribe to develop luxury hotel at Auburn casino (5/3/2019)
(Washington) -- To become a bigger dealer in the competitive stay-and-play regional gaming market, the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe and its casino consultants are raising...
article Luxury hotel becomes latest part of Muckleshoot Casino expansion (5/2/2019)
(Washington) -- The Muckleshoot Indian Tribe has announced plans for a luxury resort as part of its expansion at Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn. The 18-story, 400-room...
article Muckleshoot Indian Tribe to develop luxury hotel at Auburn casino (4/25/2019)
(Washington) -- The Muckleshoot Indian Tribe is adding a luxury hotel resort at its Auburn casino. The tribe announced Thursday that they plan to open an 18-story, 400-...
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Soboba Band

article Soboba Casino Resort has opened fine dining restaurant Canyons, and here’s what it has (4/26/2019)
(California) -- Huge fixtures radiate soft light over dozens of tables topped with crisp white table cloths; paintings of mountains and native plants line the cream-...
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Choctaw Nation

article Choctaw Nation’s resort to expand by 1,000 rooms (4/24/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Construction has started on the Choctaw Nation's casino resort expansion, which will make it the state's largest casino in terms of hotel room...
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Caesars

article Caesars’ Atlantic City properties offering a glimpse into the ‘suite’ life (4/17/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Ever wonder what it’s like to spend a night or three in a ‘high-roller’ suite, but your level of play kept you from that experience...
article Why Caesars Entertainment Wants to Be a Hotel Company (3/17/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- It may seem strange on the surface that Caesars Entertainment wants to be a hotel chain like Hilton Worldwide or Marriott International, but it may be the...
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Cherokee Nation

article Cherokee Nation helps break ground on hotel next to new gaming facility (4/9/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- The Cherokee Nation will soon be welcoming a hotel next to a forthcoming gaming facility in Oklahoma. A groundbreaking for the Tru by Hilton at Cherokee...
article Tribe, city break ground on Tru by Hilton hotel (4/8/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Tourists will have a new place to stay in Tahlequah soon, as Promise Hotels hosted a ground-breaking for its new Tru by Hilton at Cherokee Springs Plaza...
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Indian Gaming Revenue

article NIGA19: Experts: $7 billion to be invested in tribal hotel over the next three years (4/7/2019)
(California) -- Experts estimated $7 billion will be invested into Native American casinos over the next three years that will include hotel rooms, water features, spas...
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Florida Gaming

article Allegiant, known for air travel, confident its foray into the resort business will soar (4/4/2019)
(Florida) -- What does discount carrier Allegiant Air know about the resort industry? The short answer is that it knows enough to spend close to $500 million to build a...
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Colorado Gaming

article Colorado casino plans adjoining 104-room hotel (4/3/2019)
(Colorado) -- A casino in central Colorado is planning to build an adjoining 104-room hotel. The Pueblo Chieftain reports Wildwood Casino announced Monday plans for the...
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Macau Gaming

article Another deadline missed for The 13 Hotel (3/31/2019)
(Macau) -- A March 31 deadline for the opening of a casino at the “world’s most luxurious hotel” has come and gone with still no news and no revised...
press release Melco’s Morpheus wins 2019 Building of the Year Award (3/15/2019)
(Macau) -- Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited is excited to announce Morpheus as winner of 2019 Building of the Year Awards, Hospitality Architecture Category....
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MGM Springfield

article MGM To Invest In $55M Housing Development Project Near Springfield Casino (3/28/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- A significant urban renewal project in the heart of the largest city in western Massachusetts may be moving forward with financial backing from casino...
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Sycuan Tribe

press release Swinerton Celebrates Opening of Sycuan Casino Resort Expansion (3/28/2019)
(California) -- Swinerton is proud to celebrate the ribbon-cutting for the Sycuan Casino Resort in El Cajon, California. Working with the Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay...
article Sycuan Casino Unveils Resort Expansion, New Restaurants (3/26/2019)
(California) -- A pricey, ambitious expansion project two years in the making, Sycuan Casino in San Diego's East County will unveil its new look Wednesday, which...
article Sycuan Casino gets ready to open $226M expansion (3/25/2019)
(California) -- Sycuan is getting ready to open a new resort following the completion of a $226 million expansion project. The expansion includes a 12-story luxury hotel...
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Japan Gaming

article Japan targets high rollers with roomy suites at casino hotels (3/26/2019)
(Japan) -- Japan hopes to lure high-rolling foreign tourists by mandating that integrated resorts with gambling facilities will have at least 100,000 sq. meters in...
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Arizona Gaming

article Arizona hotel, resort renovations ramp up (3/22/2019)
(Arizona) -- You’ve no doubt heard the phrase “Keeping up with the Joneses.” Well, forget the Joneses. Keeping up with continued, multi-million dollar...
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Nevada Gaming

article Larry Ellison Is Opening a New Luxury Hotel At Lake Tahoe's Cal Neva Resort (3/21/2019)
(Nevada) -- The historic Cal Neva Resort & Casino in North Lake Tahoe — the site of many party nights with Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland as well as one...
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California Gaming

article Trinidad Rancheria Will Give a Presentation on Casino Hotel Project at City Council Meeting Tonight (3/13/2019)
(California) -- The Trinidad City Council will receive a report tonight from the Trinidad Rancheria on its proposed hotel development project, which would consist of...
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Pascua Yaqui

article Casino Del Sol earns AAA’s Four Diamond rating (3/12/2019)
(Arizona) -- Casino Del Sol, Southern Arizona’s premier resort and entertainment destination, was just awarded the coveted AAA Four Diamond Hotel designation for...
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MGM Resorts

article MGM Resorts Ruffles Union Feathers With Job Cuts, Automated Services (3/6/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- MGM Resorts announced this week that it plans to reduce a certain number of bartending and cashier positions at its Las Vegas Strip properties with...
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Hacked & Cyber-Attack

article Marriott ends 2018 ahead despite data breach, strikes (3/1/2019)
(Wall Street) -- Marriott International is happy to leave 2018 in the past. During the company’s earnings call for the fourth quarter and full-year 2018, the...
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Other News

article Hilton Says Autodialer Not At Play In 11th Circ. Robocall Case (sub req) (4/5/2019)
(New York) -- Hard Rock International and VICI Properties have agreed to buy Jack Cincinnati Casino and Turfway Park for $780 million, the companies announced Friday.
article BLOG: 7 Hotel Gyms That Will Motivate You To Work Out On Vacation (3/31/2019)
(USA) -- The hotel gym has hit its stride recent years. Gone are the days where you’d trek down to some windowless closet with a set of mismatched dumbbells and a...
article He started in a hotel laundry room and now runs a luxury resort chain (3/31/2019)
(Worldwide) -- Radha Arora, 60, is president of Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, a 10,000-employee luxury hotel chain with 26 properties in 15 countries. A Rosewood...
article George Clooney calls for boycott of hotels over anti-gay law (3/29/2019)
(Worldwide) -- George Clooney is calling for the boycott of nine hotels in the U.S. and Europe with ties to the sultan of Brunei, which next month will implement Islamic...
article Domestic Hotel Sector Wants in on Future Brazil Casino Market (3/19/2019)
(Brazil) -- A Brazilian casino bill introduced last month would authorize the creation of up to 32 integrated resorts in the country, a move that it’s hoped will...
press release Hilton recycling used bars of hotel soap to save planet (3/18/2019)
(USA) -- The company announced Monday that it will collect used bars of soap from guest rooms across its hotels and recycle them into 1 million new bars of soap by Oct....
article How A Luxury Brand Spends 10 Minutes A Day To Create Five-Star Service (3/14/2019)
(New York) -- Award-winning service doesn’t just happen. It starts with great stories shared each and every day. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, the only hotel...
article Hollywood Casino pastry chef on set (3/12/2019)
(Ohio) -- It’s a sweet day in the studio as Hollywood Casino Pastry Chef Renee Loranger is on set to talk about some treats you can find this month.
press release Response from President and CEO of American Hotel and Lodging Association Regarding Airbnb’s Purchase of HotelTonight App (3/11/2019)
(Worldwide) -- The following statement is a response from the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) regarding Airbnb's purchase of HotelTonight app. The...
article VR emerges as valuable employee training tool (3/6/2019)
(USA) -- Hotel companies have been using virtual reality for years as a means to put guests on property without really being on property, allowing them to tour hotels...
article Omni Louisville Hotel enters second year as front door to the city (3/6/2019)
(Kentucky) -- One year after Omni Louisville Hotel first opened its doors to the public, the $320 million project has changed the landscape and the skyline of downtown...
article Not In Our House: New Human Trafficking Training Requirement For California Hotels And Motels (3/4/2019)
(California) -- Human trafficking is the fastest-growing organized crime business and the third-largest criminal enterprise in the world. And lawmakers have taken notice...
article NJ Hotel Builder Can't Beat Suit Over Subpar Public Notice (sub req) (2/6/2019)
(New Jersey) -- A New Jersey appeals court on Tuesday partly reversed a trial court ruling that favored a developer’s Lakewood Township hotel project, saying a...
article Chicken Ranch tribe looks to purchase Jamestown Hotel, provide educational opportunities (1/24/2019)
(California) -- The Chicken Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California is in the process of buying the Jamestown Hotel and several surrounding properties. They hope...
article What opportunity zones mean for US hotel development (1/14/2019)
(USA) -- For hotel owners and developers, the chance to receive any sort of tax break or deferment on a new project can be hard to pass up. The newly created opportunity...
article Great Wolf Lodge coming to Cecil County (12/22/2018)
(Maryland) -- A Great Wolf Lodge resort will be coming to the long-dormant Chesapeake Overlook property near Hollywood Casino, bringing upward of 600 jobs to the...
article Live! Hotel & Casino Philadelphia gets general contractor (12/19/2018)
(Pennsylvania) -- Live! Hotel & Casino Philadelphia, which would be only the second casino within city limits, is one important step closer to opening by the end of...
article U.S. hiring slowed in November, including hospitality industry (12/7/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- U.S. employers added 155,000 jobs in November, a slowdown from recent months but enough to suggest that the economy is expanding at a solid pace...
article Baton Rouge and Shreveport-Bossier Engage Groups With Integrated Experiences (11/27/2018)
(Louisiana) -- From its famed cuisine to art museums and musical landmarks, Shreveport-Bossier and Baton Rouge invite groups to experience Louisiana’s distinctive...
article ICYMI: Tribes leading the way in using tech to enhance guests’ hotel experience, TribalNet panelist says (11/11/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- When it comes to the modern casino hotel room, Native American tribes, rather than Las Vegas, are leading the way in using technology to enhance the guest...

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