SugarHouse Casino

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Ian Bush
June 12, 2019 - 2:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new name is in the works for SugarHouse Casino: It'll be called Rivers Casino Philadelphia. The owner, Rush Street Gaming, said the rebranding is designed to bring the Fishtown property in line with its other casinos across the country. Other sister casinos are...
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Mayor's Centenarian Celebration
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Paul Kurtz
June 01, 2019 - 7:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — "I'm 106, right?" joked Ruth Hopson, who isn't even the oldest of Philadelphia's centenarians. Goldye Johnson has her beat by one year, but she wasn't able to attend this year's 19th annual Mayor's Centenarian Celebration, a ceremony that has had a growing attendance...
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Super Bowl Prop Bets
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Mike Dougherty
February 02, 2019 - 10:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Billions of dollars will be wagered on the Super Bowl. Some of it will be legal. Gamblers at SugarHouse Casino have placed their bets in the new sportsbook. Most of the cash is on the Patriots. "About 90-percent of the money that was wagered on the point spread has...
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New Year's Eve Fireworks Philadelphia Waterfront
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December 13, 2018 - 4:23 pm
KYW Newsradio is proud to be the official radio station of the biggest New Year's Eve celebration in the Philadelphia area. SugarHouse Casino is once again making the city’s New Year's Eve celebration possible by sponsoring the SugarHouse New Year’s Eve Fireworks on the Waterfront with two shows,...
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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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2018 Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame inductee, basketball legend Sonny Hill.
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Shara Dae Howard
November 01, 2018 - 9:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Local legends from boxing and baseball to basketball and football were celebrated at the 2018 Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday evening at SugarHouse Casino. "It's the greatest sports night in Philadelphia every year," said Bob Cassidy, with...
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Five people are under arrest and police are searching for two more in connection with a pair of violent robberies of a used car dealership in Montgomery County.
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
September 10, 2018 - 3:17 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Five people are under arrest and police are searching for two more in connection with a pair of violent robberies of a used car dealership in Montgomery County. According to the complaint in April , two women went into a used car dealership, El Camino Motors, on...
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Play SugarHouse Casino Slots app
Ian Bush | KYW Newsradio
Ian Bush
August 23, 2018 - 8:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey's gambling industry has gained another player that's part sportsbook, part casino game and a sliver of Facebook. Play SugarHouse Casino Slots — an app for Apple devices, Android and on the web — is equipped with a news feed that alerts gamblers when someone...
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Big Red Pedal Tours
John McDevitt
John McDevitt
May 29, 2018 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For five years, Big Red Pedal Tours has been operating in Old City and Center City. The pedicycle, open-air tour bus is mainly powered by participants pedaling between drinking establishments. There is a small assist motor to help get up hills if needed. Jessica...
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