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Ohio: Racino, Casino Revenue On The Rise In March

Casinos and racinos in Ohio reported strong returns for the month of March, according to a report in the Columbus Dispatch. Casinos in the state reported that total revenue for the month was up 1.1 percent over March 2015; racinos reported a 8.1 percent jump over that same time period. Individually, racetracks such as Scioto Downs […]

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Ohio Reports Increase In Racino Revenue For January

January proved to be a strong month for racinos in Ohio, with the majority reporting revenue up a total of nine percent as compared with 2015. The Columbus Dispatch writes that while racino revenue saw strong increases, casino revenue remained somewhat flat, with Hollywood Casino Columbus reporting a 2.2 percent decrease. The Dispatch reports that the majority of the state’s racinos – […]

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Belterra Park Official ‘Very Disappointed’ With Revenue Numbers So Far

Belterra Park Gaming, which replaced the former River Downs, reopened in May 2014 with great anticipation and much fanfare. One year later, the CEO of Pinnacle Entertainment, the track’s parent company, admitted he was “disappointed” in the property. According to an article in the Cincinnati Enquirer, Belterra Park racetrack and casino brought in $55.2 million […]

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Legislation Would Strike Deal Between PNG, Government to Pay Dayton and Austintown

Legislation passed by the Ohio Senate would strike a compromise between the state government and Penn National Gaming in order to pay the two Ohio towns hosting new racetracks. Dayton and Austintown Township were supposed to receive $500,000 for the two new racinos moved there this year (Mahoning Valley Race Course and Dayton Raceway), but it […]

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Cincinnati Gambling Market Impacted by New Dayton Racino

The new Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway racino has only been operating for one month, but its already impacting the business of the six Cincinnati-area casinos. According to a report by WCPO 9 in Cincinnati, the six casinos all showed a drop in revenue, although the market share remained pretty much the same for each […]

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Ohio: New Youngstown Racino Eager to Begin Live Racing

Even though the facility itself only opened its doors to the general public a week ago, officials with Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course are already looking forward to the live race meet that begins Nov. 24. Scott Frost, director of marketing for Ohio’s newest racino told Vindy.com on Tuesday that after a “highly […]

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New Dayton Racino Off to Strong Start

Even though its only been operating for about two weeks, officials at the new Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway are very pleased with the revenue figures that have been reported. The Dayton Daily News reports that the racino posted $1.9 million in net winnings during the four days it was open for business in August. […]

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ThistleDown to Expand Gaming Patio, First Step in Planned $60M Renovation

ThistleDown Racino, which pioneered outdoor gaming in Ohio and recently committed to expand in Cuyahoga County, announced Wednesday that it will quadruple the number of outdoor Video Lottery Terminals (VLTs). This is the first of $60 million in planned improvements to the storied facility. The 4,200-square-foot expansion of the Slush patio will open later this […]

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Ohio: Lottery Sales Hit New High with Help From Racinos

With an added boost from four new racinos now open in the state, the Ohio Lottery Commission has reaped the benefits, reporting record sales for the 2014 fiscal year. The Columbus Dispatch reports that total sales were $3.2 billion for the fiscal year ending June 30. The sales included all forms of traditional lottery games, […]

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Report: Revenue Drops From Ohio Casinos, Racinos in June

Revenue declined for all of Ohio’s casinos and racinos during the month of June, which gaming officials hope to attribute to the “summer doldrums”, according to a report at Cleveland.com. June figures were released Monday by the Ohio Casino Control Commission and the Ohio Lottery Commission, which showed that for some establishments, figures were even […]

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