Islandia Village Board Approves Video Casino To Be Built Inside HotelThe meeting only lasted about three minutes, but many in the crowd were not happy with the board's decision, with some shouting, "No casino!"
76-Year-Old Man Severely Beaten In Robbery At NJ Casino, Police SayThe New York man was trying to enter his hotel room when he was pushed inside by two men wearing ski masks.
Protesters Rally Against Planned Video Gaming Parlor At Belmont ParkIt was the latest mobilization against the plan to open a video gaming parlor in the community straddling the city and Nassau County line.
Baraka, Other Local Officials Push For Casino In NewarkMayor Ras Baraka and other local officials pitched Newark as the ideal location for a new New Jersey casino Wednesday.
House Passes Multi-Step Process For New Connecticut CasinoThe House of Representatives voted 88-55 in favor of the legislation early Friday.
LI Lawmaker Proposes Bill To Halt Gaming Facilities In Nassau, Suffolk CountiesAfter the Westbury community came together and fought the plan to bring a casino to their neighborhood, a lawmaker has proposed a bill that would halt gaming facilities in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Elmont Legislator Worries Nassau OTB Will Look To His Community To Open CasinoNow that the Nassau County Off-Track Betting has decided not to pursue opening a casino in Westbury, one Elmont, New York, legislator is worried it will look at his community.
Nassau OTB Backs Off Plans For Casino In Westbury Following Strong OppositionThe attorney for Nassau OTB said although they believed the site would have received all the necessary approvals, the opposition no longer made the property viable.
Gov. Christie Appoints Team To Help Atlantic City Get Back On Its FeetNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has appointed an emergency management team to oversee Atlantic City's operations as part of plans to help the struggling seaside gambling resort get back on its feet.
Hundreds Brave The Cold To Protest Proposed Westbury Gambling HallAnger trumped the cold as hundreds braved temperatures in the 20s Saturday to protest plans to put a casino in a North Hempstead shopping mall.
Hundreds Gather To Speak Out Against Proposed Nassau County Gaming ParlorHundreds were expected to gather in Nassau County on Thursday night, to speak out against a proposed gaming parlor.
Opponents: Move Planned Westbury, L.I. Casino To Nassau ColiseumSome opponents of a controversial proposal for a gambling hall at the former Fortunoff store in Westbury, Long Island have said it should be built at the Nassau County Coliseum instead.

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