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July 4th Fireworks, Concert Returning To Elgin

After going the past five years without a Fourth of July fireworks show for budget reasons, Elgin is bringing back the Independence Day tradition this summer, with help from the Grand Victoria Casino.

02/14/2014

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Man Accused Of Using Fake $100 Bills To Gamble At Elgin Casino

According to Grand Victoria security officers, Coleman entered the casino the morning of May 20, pretended to use an ATM for the benefit of surveillance cameras, and then used four $100 bills already in his possession to play blackjack.

05/28/2013

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Man Charged With Attacking Girlfriend At Elgin Casino

A 27-year-old Crystal Lake man is charged with attacking his live-in girlfriend in the Grand Victoria Casino parking garage in northwest suburban Elgin.

08/19/2012

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Reports: Sex For Money Turned Into Casino Rape

The reported rape of a 15-year-old girl that occurred inside a men’s restroom at an Elgin casino in the middle of a Saturday afternoon began with an off-the-cuff pact to commit an act of prostitution.

07/01/2012

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Report: Rivers Casino Meant Big Revenues For Illinois Last Year

The newest Illinois casino helped to raise the state’s take from gambling for the first time since 2007.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012

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Kane Reviewing Its Use Of Riverboat Funds

The Kane County Board’s riverboat subcommittee is recommending some revisions in how the county distributes 2012 proceeds from the Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin.

09/14/2011

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New Casino Is ‘Cannibalizing’ Business At Other Facilities, Official Says

New figures seem to support the argument that new casinos cannibalize the profits of existing ones.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2011