Group Hopes To Open Sports, Gambling Resort At Site Of Old Catskills HotelDevelopers who failed to land a casino license at the site of an old Borscht Belt hotel in the Catskills hope to build a smaller sports and gambling resort there.
New York Casino Panel Begins Deliberations On SitesA panel tasked with reviewing applications for casino licenses in upstate New York is beginning its deliberations following three days of public hearings on the 16 different proposals.
3-Year-Old Boy Dies In Catskills Bungalow Fire The fire broke out around 10:15 p.m. Sunday at a bungalow colony on State Route 55 in the Town of Liberty.
Developers Propose Casino Resorts For Upstate New YorkCasinos are a jackpot of billions of dollars and thousands of jobs to begin with. And for the Catskills, a chance to reclaim the glory days of the old lavish resort hotels.
FBI Storms Sullivan County Town Amid Fears Developer Is Taking It OverThe struggle for control of a small town in Sullivan County has drawn the attention of federal agents.
Intestinal Virus Outbreak Shuts Down Mohonk Mountain House Resort In CatskillsAn iconic mountain resort in the Catskills was temporarily shut down Friday, after an illness there left hundreds of people sick.
More Applicants Emerge As New York State Prepares To Grant Casino LicensesMore potential competitors for upstate New York casino licenses are emerging despite an increasingly crowded Northeast market.
Upstate New York Is A Step Closer To Getting 4 New CasinosThe approval of Proposition 1 in Tuesday's voting allows for the building of four non-American Indian-owned upstate casinos in the Southern Tier near Binghamton, the Catskills and Mid-Hudson Valley region, and the Saratoga Springs-Albany area.
Casinos Off Indian Land A Big Decision To Be Made On Election Day In NYSCasinos or no casinos – that the question. When New Yorkers go to the polls next month they will be asked to change the constitution to legalize gambling on non-Indian land. It’s contentious.
One Tank Trips: Ziplining In The CatskillsThrill-seekers don't have to go far to get their adrenaline pumping. New York Zipline Adventure Tours runs several courses in the Catskills mountains.
Catskills Camp For Kids With Kidney Disease Makes Summer Extra SpecialThe back-to-school essay, "What I did this summer," took on special meaning this year for a bunch of kids from New Jersey.
Contest Looks For New Slogan For CatskillsThe Catskill Park Resource Foundation is running a contest asking people to come up with a new slogan to promote tourism in the area.