Despite Pandemic, Maryland Lottery And Casinos Contribute $1.113 Billion To StateThe Maryland Lottery and six casinos contributed $1.113 billion to Maryland in fiscal year 2020 despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Lottery Sales Up More Than 20 Percent Despite Coronavirus; Casino Numbers Remain DownDespite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, lottery sales in Maryland in recent weeks have been up by more than 20 percent over last year, the state's lottery and gaming director told lawmakers Tuesday.
Reopening Maryland: Gyms, Malls Among Businesses Reopening As More COVID-19 Restrictions LiftedMore businesses, including gyms, malls and casinos, reopened their doors at 5 p.m. Friday as Maryland continues to lift restrictions put in place to slow the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
Thermal Imaging Cameras Among New Safety Measures At Maryland Live! Casino & HotelGov. Larry Hogan's order last week allows for casinos to reopen under new safety guidelines and capacity limits.
Coronavirus Latest: Maryland Casinos, State Working On Safety Measures To Keep Players Safe Once Casinos ReopenMaryland's six privately-owned casinos are working with state officials on "detailed safety measures" that will keep visitors safe once the casinos are allowed to reopen, the state said Tuesday.
Coronavirus Impacts: Casinos Make Nearly $70M In March, Down 57% From Last YearCasinos across the state still raked in some cash in March despite having to close halfway through the month because of the coronavirus. 
Coronavirus Closings: Gov. Larry Hogan Issues Emergency Order To Close All Casinos, Racetracks, Betting Facilities In MarylandGovernor Larry Hogan issued an emergency order Sunday to close all Maryland casinos, racetracks, and simulcast betting facilities to the general public.
Coronavirus Closings: Maryland Casinos Cutting Number Of Visitors By HalfMaryland's casinos will limit the number of visitors allowed in their facilities by half beginning Monday due to the coronavirus.
Maryland Senate OKs Sports Betting MeasureSports betting would be allowed at Maryland's six casinos, horse racing tracks and potentially at a Washington Redskins stadium, under a measure the Maryland Senate approved Tuesday.
Maryland Lawmakers Seek Repeal Of Vote To Expand GamblingState analysts project Maryland's six casinos will generate about $1.8 billion in gross gambling revenue in fiscal year 2021.
Maryland Casinos Generate $149.1 Million In DecemberMaryland's casinos brought in 0.5% more in December 2019 than in December 2018.