The Rocky Gap Casino near Cumberland is demonstrating its poker tables for Maryland gambling regulators.
State officials say Maryland’s four casinos generated $71 million in revenue in August, nearly three-quarters of it from the state’s largest casino, Maryland Live!
The opening of Maryland’s largest casino went a long way to helping the state net nearly $830 million in lottery and casino revenues in the last fiscal year — a 27.6 percent increase from the previous one.
Maryland is having a run of luck at the casinos. The money collected by the state this fiscal year is tens of millions more than expected.
Two $1 million second-tier winning tickets from Thursday night’s Powerball drawing were sold in Maryland.
Maryland Lottery officials say a software problem made it impossible for some winners of the Powerball game to claim their prizes for a time over the weekend.
Maryland’s gaming program moves ahead with the opening of a new casino at Rocky Gap.
Maryland’s three casinos pulled in $58 million in March.
Gaming officials say Maryland’s three casinos generated more than $45 million in revenue in December.
A mystery Maryland man claims he has the winning Powerball ticket that was purchased in Arizona.
The Maryland Lottery says the state’s three casinos brought in $44.6 million in August, down from $48 million in July.
Francis Przybylek said he’d retire if he hit the jackpot. A little more than a year after the Mount Airy man won $100,000 from a Maryland Lottery scratch-off ticket, which he picked up at a Safeway near his home, the 69-year-old is still selling cars.