Content Tagged 'casinos'

IRS Tax Hike Could Affect Casinos on Coast
The IRS is hoping to reduce the requirement for reporting slot machine and bingo winnings down from $1,200 to $600. Video Video
Caesars Entertainment Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Thursday, Caesars Entertainment issued a statement regarding the operations of its Biloxi casino, Harrah’s Gulf Coast. Video Video
People Celebrate New Year's on the Coast in Style
2015 is upon us and lots of people across the Coast were celebrating Wednesday night. Video Video
Oxford Economic Shows Impact of Gaming on MS Economy
The study explains that in Mississippi, gaming has contributed $4 billion to the economy and supports 37,000 direct and indirect jobs. Video Video
Hotels & Casinos are Busy with New Year's & Sugar Bowl
With New Year's Eve coming up Wednesday night, and the Sugar Bowl Thursday night, hotels and casinos are filling up with out of town guests. Video Video
What Are the Odds? (Part 5)
In the final part of our ‘What Are the Odds?’ series, News 25 takes a look at the future of Atlantic City and goes over what casino markets from coast to coast can learn from the mistakes made there. Video Video
Casinos Stay Strong Despite Closing of Margaritaville
Casino development in south Missississpi is showing no signs of slowing down, even with the closing of Margaritaville in Biloxi. Video Video
What Are the Odds? (Part 4)
Gaming markets across the country are looking at Atlantic City as a case study, learning from its mistakes and successes. Video Video
One Casino Closes, Others Are in the Works
Although Margaritaville Casino has closed, construction for the Scarlet Pearl in D'Iberville is well underway and there are still plans for a new casino to be built in Diamondhead. Video Video
Coast Execs Play in Slot Tournament to Support Heart Walk
Have you ever wondered if the Gulf Coast's casino executives ever gamble? Video Video
Gov. Chris Christie Visits Gulf Coast
New Jersey Governor, Chris Christie, was on the Gulf Coast Wednesday, drumming up support for the Republican Governors Association. Video Video
What Are the Odds? (Part 1)
Atlantic City, New Jersey was once the mecca for east coast gamblers and party goers alike, but now it is faced with closing casinos, a struggling economy, and vast unemployment. Video Video
What Are the Odds? (Part Two)
In part two of our ‘What are the Odds?’ series, the remaining casinos in Atlantic City that were able to reinvest in their properties are beginning to see profits again as east coast gamblers have fewer casinos to place their bets. Video Video
What Are the Odds? (Part 3)
The closings of four Atlantic City casinos left those who have worked their entire lives in casinos without a job. Video Video
Casinos Boom on Coast & Fail in Atlantic City
Over saturation is a hot topic in the casino world this year as Atlantic City is closing down four of its 12 casinos due to the high amount of competition in neighboring states. Video Video
Mississippi gaming rating drops to sixth in nation
Find out how re-investment and non-gaming amenities can boost the Mississippi gaming market. Video Video
Beau Rivage Named Best Casino by AAA Southern Traveler
Out of all the exceptional casinos in the Southern region, AAA Southern Traveler readers have once again selected Beau Rivage Resort & Casino as the Best Casino in the South for the second year in the 2014 Best of the South poll.
Biloxi to Start Many New Development Projects This Summer
The numbers are in and the City of Biloxi's sales tax revenues for April were more than one million dollars for the first time since hurricane Katrina, but sales tax revenues aren't the only thing Biloxi has going for them. Video Video
Biloxi Named Hottest Spot to Live in Mississippi
Movoto, an online real estate brokerage firm out of California, has placed Biloxi at the top of the most exciting places to live in Mississippi, according to their most recent survey. Video Video
Gaming Industry Looking to Make Changes After Casino Closure
The gaming industry on the Gulf Coast and around the country is going through a change. Video Video
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