Des Plaines, already home to a casino, debates allowing video gambling

http://bit.ly/2WIl0Oh Des Plaines could be the latest suburb to allow video gambling, a potentially risky and “awkward” decision for a city that’s home to Rivers Casino, officials say. At least three of eight aldermen indicated support for video gambling Monday night, as numerous business owners and residents filled city hall to ask permission […]

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How much money did Decatur make from video gaming in December? Here’s the data.

http://bit.ly/2UunxcX DECATUR — A total of $9.9 million was put into Decatur’s 403 video gaming terminals in December, with payouts totaling $7.4 million, data from the Illinois Gaming Board shows. The state’s share for the month was $648,214; the city made $129,642. ​ Profits are divided according to a formula. What is […]

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