Pennsylvania Casino Industry Posts Record Revenues

Pennsylvania Casino Industry Posts Record Revenues

Sands Bethlehem, which grabbed the lion’s share of Pennsylvania’s record table game haul, but missed out overall to its closest rival, Parx Casino.

Pennsylvania’s gambling enterprises reported top leads to their history that is nine-year for 12 months ending June 30, 2016. Based on the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, revenue from slots and dining table games topped $3.2 billion for the period, toppling the record that is previous $86 million. Table games revenue alone was $839 million, up almost 8 per cent on last year.

Sheldon Adelson’s Sands Bethlehem is the casino that is biggest in the state and, not surprisingly, it took the lion’s share of dining table games revenue, some $228.1 million, up 12.4 percent year-on-year, and dwarfing its closest competitor, Parx Casino, which took $155 million.

Rogue Chip Smuggler

Sands achieved this figure that is impressive incidentally, despite the revelation that one of many casino’s dining table game supervisors ended up being charged today with removing high-domination chips from the casino secreted in her bra.

Local girl Brandy Micheli-Cheatham, 44, had been spotted by eagle-eyed security staff stuffing six chips that are purple each well worth $500, into her underclothing. She admitted to your crime after being apprehended by casino staff that has initially figured she had been just pleased to see them.

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