Parx Casino

GameChangers 2019
February 01, 2019 - 9:30 am
KYW's Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg hosts an evening in which KYW will honor 10 amazing individuals who are making a huge impact on communities of color. These individuals were nominated by fellow community members (we received over 160 nominations) and then selected by KYW's esteemed...
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The new sportsbook at Parx Casino launched on Thursday.
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
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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Sean Learn
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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Internet Gambling
Tony Romeo
December 03, 2018 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- As Pennsylvania regulators continue to roll out new forms of gambling authorized by the legislature a year ago, it appears Internet gaming will launch early next year. There had been some discussion of Internet Gaming, also called Interactive Gaming, launching by...
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South Philly casino granted extension to open
Tony Romeo/KYW Newsradio
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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slot machines
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
David Madden | KYW Newsradio
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
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
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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