Rocky Gap

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Deal For Sale Of Rocky Gap Lodge Awaits Maryland’s OK

Maryland’s Board of Public Works is poised to approve a $9.8 million deal enabling a casino operator to buy the Rocky Gap Lodge and Golf Resort near Cumberland.



Rocky Gap Slots Plan Clears Hurdle

The Allegany County Commissioners and a casino developer have struck a deal removing a hurdle to slot-machine gambling at the Rocky Gap Lodge and Golf Resort.


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Md. Slots Panel Reviews Rocky Gap Bids

Two companies vying for a state permit to bring up to 1,000 slot machines to a struggling resort inside Rocky Gap State Park used Willie Nelson and a water park Tuesday to try to sway the commission that will select the licensee next year.


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Developers Face Deadline To Bid For Slots License

The deadline has arrived for developers to submit bids to operate casinos in Baltimore and in western Maryland.


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Slots Panel Moves Ahead With Effort At Rocky Gap

A state commission voted Monday to approve a request for proposals to develop a slot machine casino in western Maryland at Rocky Gap State Park, a site that has had more trouble attracting a developer than four other possible casino locations in the long, recession-battered effort to expand gambling in the state.


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O’Malley Signs New Slots Deal At Rocky Gap

Some western Maryland lawmakers have high hopes for the Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort now that the state is offering better terms to prospective slot-machine operators.



Senate OKs Bill To Entice Rocky Gap Slots Bidder

The Maryland Senate has approved a measure to help entice a bidder to put slot machines at the Rocky Gap Resort in western Maryland.



Md. Couple Found Dead In Home Near Cumberland

Police are investigating the apparent murder-suicide of a married couple in their rural home near Cumberland.



Lawyer Says Rocky Gap Needs Lower Tax On Slots

The head of a law firm representing bondholders at Rocky Gap Lodge says a lower tax rate on slot machine proceeds is needed to spark greater interest in attracting a bidder.



Panel Seeks Changes At Rocky Gap To Entice Bidder

Maryland’s slot machine commission decided Tuesday to recommend legislative changes to make a site in western Maryland more attractive to potential bidders.