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Total Casino Revenue In Pennsylvania Tops $3 Billion For Third Consecutive Year

Calendar Year $687,382,546 The monthly report for table games along with monthly and yearly reports for all gaming revenue are posted on the Board's web site, www.gamingcontrolboard.pa.gov . About the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board was established in 2004 with the passage of Act 71, also known as the Race Horse Development and Gaming Act. Pennsylvania's first new state agency in nearly 30 years, the Gaming Control Board is tasked to oversee all aspects of the state's casino industry. The 12 casinos in operation all offer both slot machine and table game gambling, employ over 16,000 people, and collectively generate an average of $4 million per day in tax revenue.
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Newly jobless NJ casino workers try to cope

Wynn put the piece on temporary exhibit at the Portland Art Museum, but her long-term plans for the painting are unclear. It will be on display in Portland until March 30. "Three Studies of Lucian Freud" depicts Sigmund Freud's grandson, a fellow painter and friend of Bacon's. Bacon is known for his figurative portraits of men. He died in 1992.
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Casino Billionaire Elaine Wynn Bought The Most Expensive Painting Ever Sold At Auction

Francis Bacon painting "We're all out of jobs, all four of us. We can't even help each other." Once Atlantic City's top-earning casino, where then-owner Steve Wynn clowned with Frank Sinatra in commercials, bringing the legendary singer an armful of fresh towels, the Atlantic Club went out with a whimper. In the hours before the 12:01 a.m. closing, its restaurants and bars had all shut down, and many gamblers and employees had already left. A few die-hards that stayed on the casino floor until the end, counting down its final five seconds as dealers who were suddenly unemployed burst into tears and hugged each other. Within moments, casino staff began stacking and counting chips and preparing to remove cash boxes from the casino floor.
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Dismantling of closed Atlantic Club casino starts

The machines are going to be moved from the former Atlantic Club Casino Hotel to casinos across the country owned by Tropicana Entertainment. The Atlantic Club was sold last month to Tropicana Entertainment and Caesars Entertainment, and shut down on Jan. 13. Wayne Parry | AP Photo Slot machines are wrapped in plastic on Thursday, Jan.
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