Parx Casino

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KYW Staff
July 03, 2020 - 5:00 am
This Fourth of July weekend will be one we’ve never experienced before — but who’s to say it won’t be one for the books? Plan your weekend with The KYW To-Do List.
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Eagles fans at bar
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Holli Stephens
September 06, 2019 - 6:00 am
Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Read more here for everything happening in the city — including the best spots to watch the Eagles home opener.
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Bucks County Food and Wine Festival
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Hadas Kuznits
May 17, 2019 - 6:00 am
BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Bucks County area restaurants will be highlighted this weekend at Parx Casino for the first annual Bucks County Food and Wine Festival . "Bucks County itself has such a strong tie-in with food, with all the farms that we have," said Emily Cummins, public relations...
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The new sportsbook at Parx Casino launched on Thursday.
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Andrew Kramer
January 10, 2019 - 9:02 pm
BENSALEM (KYW Newsradio) — You can now add Parx Casino in Bensalem to the list of places in the Delaware Valley you can go to place sports bets. After a few trial days, the casino's new sportsbook officially launched on Thursday afternoon. "Probably one of the most compelling features are these...
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Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 03, 2019 - 11:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Toronto man will spend four and a half to nine years in prison for a DUI crash that killed a man in Bensalem last year. Shane Learn, 49, was sentenced on homicide by vehicle DUI, aggravated assault by vehicle, and related charges, for a head-on crash in April in...
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South Philly casino granted extension to open
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Tony Romeo
November 28, 2018 - 2:34 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — With indications that start of construction is imminent, the developers of a delayed South Philadelphia casino project have officially been granted an extension of their deadline to finish, and two existing casinos in the region are closer to opening their sports...
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Tony Romeo
November 21, 2018 - 9:56 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Yet more drama for a delayed South Philadelphia casino project. Cordish Companies has announced an agreement to buy out an affiliate of Parx Casino, which has been its partner in the South Philadelphia casino project. READ: Pennsylvania restores cash assistance...
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New Jersey Sports Betting
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Tony Romeo
October 30, 2018 - 9:51 pm
Harrisburg, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It appears that a casino near Harrisburg will be the first to open a sports book in Pennsylvania. Sports betting at other locations is unlikely before December. So far, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has approved sports wagering for Parx Casino and Hollywood...
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Parx officials (toward the right end of the table) present their sports betting plan to the Gaming Control Board Wednesday.
Tony Romeo | KYW Newsradio
Tony Romeo
October 03, 2018 - 3:39 pm
BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Parx Casino in Bensalem became one of the first two casinos to be approved for sports betting by Pennsylvania gaming regulators Wednesday, but your money will continue to burn a hole in your pocket for several more weeks at least. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control...
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 William Hill Sports Book at Ocean Resort Casino in AC
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Tony Romeo
September 11, 2018 - 9:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There won't be any sports wagering in Pennsylvania until next month, at the earliest. Two casinos have petitioned the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board for sports betting — including Parx Casino, which wants to offer sports betting at its Bucks County casino and its...
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