Less than a year after Chicago City Council approved Bally’s plans to build the largest Illinois casino, the gaming operator has announced a layoff of up to 15% of its workforce in its interactive division. Bally’s Corporation informed employees of the decision, and filed a letter detailing the move with the Securities and Exchange Commission […]
Posted on: January 24, 2023 |
Convenience, security and a personally-crafted experience are just a few of many reasons gambling at an online casino beats retail.
Posted on: January 23, 2023 |
The Illinois casino industry produced $366 million in taxes in 2022, while gross revenue figures rebounded nearly to 2019 levels.
Posted on: January 9, 2023 |
After a banner year for gambling in Illinois, we make four bold predictions that the market will grow even bigger in 2023.
Posted on: January 4, 2023 |
Officials with the temporary American Place Casino located between Chicago and Milwaukee say the opening date will be announced soon.
Posted on: January 3, 2023 |
PlayIllinois weighs in with its picks for the biggest 2022 stories in the booming Illinois sportsbook and casino industry.
Posted on: December 27, 2022 |
Chicago City Council endorsed the zoning plan for Bally's $1.7 billion downtown casino in River West. It will be the largest Illinois casino.
Posted on: December 14, 2022 |
Got Gamblers on your nice list? See our picks for some of the best gambling and casino-themed gifts for the 2022 holiday season.
Posted on: December 9, 2022 |
Chicago River North residents have concerns about traffic, parking, safety and job opportunities at Medinah Temple temporary casino.
Posted on: December 6, 2022 |
Join us for Part 4 of our Illinois gambling history series, where we meet John "Mushmouth" Johnson, Chicago's Black Gambling King
Posted on: December 1, 2022 |