South Jersey Industries : SJI Reports Seven Percent Increase in 2014 Economic Earnings, Announces 2-For-1 Stock Split

<!– (S) –> View photo.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETelephone: 609-561-9000 Investor Relations Contact: Marissa Travaline x4227 e-mail: mtravaline@sjindustries.comMedia Contact: Dan Lockwood x4108 e-mail: dlockwood@sjindustries.com February 27, 2015 SJI Reports Seven Percent Increase in 2014 Economic Earnings, Announces 2-For-1 Stock Split Folsom, NJ – South Jersey Industries (SJI) today formally announced results for the full year and fourth quarter of 2014, reflecting a seven % increase in Economic Earnings from continuing operations, … Read the rest

Juicy Stakes giving players another chance to qualify for Caribbean

10 February 2015(PRESS RELEASE) — This month yet another Juicy Stakes Poker online poker tournament player will win their way to the Caribbean to play in the $200,000 CPPT IV St Maarten Caribbean Main Event. Online satellite tournaments starting with a $2.00 + $0.20 buy-in begin today.The$4100 prize package includes $1650 Buy-In to the $200,000 CPPT Main Event (April 30th to May 3rd 2015), five nights at the all-inclusive Sonesta … Read the rest

Amazon’s Twitch Site Bets on Poker

<!– (S) –> Amazon.com Inc. is upping the ante on its $1 billion bet on videogame-streaming site Twitch.<!– –> Twitch draws 100 million users each month to watch others play online games such as “Minecraft” and “League of Legends.” Now, it has begun broadcasting online poker players, in addition to several sponsored professionals. As with videogames, poker players on Twitch field questions from viewers and talk through their strategy in … Read the rest

SNG Interactive creates new online gaming platform for Resorts Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey

<!– (S) –> NEW HAVEN, Conn., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — SNG Interactive (“SNG”), Sportech’s joint venture with NYX Gaming Group Limited (“NYX”), has entered the iGaming market in the US with approval from the Division of Gaming Enforcement (“Division”) after a review of the online gaming platform, www.resortscasino.com, for the Atlantic City-based Resorts Casino Hotel.<!– –>This move follows SNG securing a transactional waiver for iGaming operations in the state … Read the rest

MGM Resorts to launch mobile wagering application in Nevada

3 February 2015By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — MGM Resorts International formally announced plans Monday to deploy a mobile wagering system across 12 of its Nevada resorts after this year.The technology will be provided by GTECH Holdings. Financial terms were not disclosed.The initial use of the technology will be to provide mobile sports wagering this summer. GTECH’s system will modernize the casino operator’s sports book operations to contain live in-play betting.In … Read the rest

World's First Swarovski Starburst Light Show Spectacular Debuts On Las Vegas Strip

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — On Thursday night, Feb. 26, at midnight, the Las Vegas Strip welcomed its newest outdoor entertainment spectacle: the Swarovski Midnight Celebration at Grand Bazaar Shops. Created for Swarovski’s custom pavilion and six-story-tall Starburst, the Swarovski Midnight Celebration was designed to be the centerpiece of the new Grand Bazaar Shops, providing a unique retail and entertainment experience. Experience the interactive Multimedia … Read the rest

MGM Resorts plans job fair, hopes to add more than 500 workers in Las Vegas

HOME > NEWS > Investor News > MGM Resorts plans job fair, hopes to add more than 500 workers in Las Vegas MGM Resorts plans job fair, hopes to add more than 500 workers in Las Vegas 23 February 2015By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — MGM Resorts International will hold a job fair Wednesday at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino Events Center to hire more than 500 permanent positions at … Read the rest

Nevada OKs Olympic gambling

LAS VEGAS – Come summer 2016, when the best of the best athletes climb podiums wearing gold, silver and bronze medals, Las Vegas gamblers could very well be counting their green. Nevada gambling regulators voted Thursday to allow the state’s sports books to bid bets on the Olympics for the 1st time in years. It was a move unopposed by anyone in the industry and cheered by the regulators themselves. … Read the rest

Is Las Vegas's Riviera Hotel about to be history?

14 February 2015By Richard N. Velotta and Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — Is the Riviera Hotel and Casino about to join the Dunes, New Frontier, Stardust and others in the Las Vegas history pages?Real estate, gaming and tourism sources, all speaking on background, have asserted the 60-year-old Strip resort will be purchased and demolished by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, with the site being used for planned convention center … Read the rest

In historic vote, LVCVA approves purchase of Riviera

23 February 2015By Richard N. Velotta and Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — By all accounts, it was a historic vote.In just more than an hour on Friday, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority board of directors agreed to purchase a Strip hotel in that has-been operating for nearly 60 years of time and at the same time, jump-start a project some say is bigger than the state’s Tesla Motors deal … Read the rest