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Rocky Gap Lodge Names New General Manager

The new owner of the Rocky Gap Lodge and Golf Resort near Cumberland is installing a new general manager to oversee the resort’s transition to casino gambling.

12/27/2012

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Md. Might Move Unwanted Slots To Rocky Gap Casino

Maryland casino regulators say they might move hundreds of used slot machines to the Rocky Gap Lodge and Golf Resort from two larger casinos to make room for table games.

11/16/2012

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Slots At Rocky Gap Planned For Latter Half Of 2013

The new owner of the Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort near Cumberland says the resort plans to start operating slot machines late next summer or early next fall.

09/11/2012

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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.

06/19/2012

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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.

04/11/2012

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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.

11/08/2011

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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.

09/23/2011

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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.

06/14/2011

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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.

05/10/2011

slots

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.

03/28/2011

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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.

02/10/2011

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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.

01/13/2011

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