Fla. To Hold 2nd Hearing On Casinos And Gambling Will the Sunshine State take a gamble on gaming?
Florida Senate Holding Hearings On Gambling's FutureState senators are set to hold the first of four public hearings about gambling's future in Florida. The first hearing will come at the north campus of Broward College on Wednesday.
Giant Gambling Wish List, Seminole Compact On The Table Slot machines, blackjack and roulette are back on the table as lawmakers prepare once again to tackle the high-stakes issue of gambling in a state that everyone agrees is already one of the industry's biggest cash cows.
Fla. Gov. Signs Bill Banning EBT Cards At CasinosFlorida welfare recipients who use EBT cards are no longer allowed to use them at "adult entertainment establishments" like strip clubs and casinos.
Best Casinos In South FloridaWhether you’re a high-roller or an occasional gambler looking to turn $10 into $20, South Florida has several table games, no-limit poker and, yes, the good old fashioned one-armed bandits.
Former Lieutenant Governor Speaks Out About ResignationFormer Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll spoke out Thursday about her alleged involvement in an illegal gambling operation.
Genting Group Withdraws Push For Gambling Initiative On BallotIn a surprising move, Casino giant Genting is backing off its efforts to get statewide gambling legalization initiative on the ballot to focus on offering support to legislators as they effort tomake a broad examination of gaming in the state.
Coconut Creek's First Hotel Aimed At Casino PatronsMorlin Hospitality Group has announced plans to build a 105-room Hampton Inn & Suites in the Coconut Creek area.
Gulfstream Reopens Poker RoomsA week after a massive aquarium sprung a leak and flooded two casinos at Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino the poker rooms have re-opened.
IRS Amps Up Miccosukee Tribe Tax ProbeBungled in an intense IRS investigation, the Miccosukee Indians’ luck is running out faster than that of its casinos’ gamblers.
Destination Casino Bill Killed Until Next YearThe destination casinos bill making its way through the Florida House died Friday after the House Business & Consumer Affairs Committee that was hearing the bill continued it until the next legislative session in 2013.
New House Gambling Bill Emerges For Friday HearingIn a key test for casino gambling in Florida, a House subcommittee Friday will take up a revised bill that would allow up to three destination resort casinos in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.
Bondi Says No To Slots Outside South FloridaAttorney General Pam Bondi has issued an opinion against slot machines at pari-mutuels around the state except for Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.
New S. Fla. Casino Ship To Set Sail In MarchWhile lawmakers in Tallahassee battle over proposed plans to bring Las Vegas style megacasinos to South Florida, officials in Palm Beach County have given approval to a new casino ship.
Poll: More Floridians OK With Vegas Style Gambling