DES PLAINES, Ill. (CBS) — A dozen gambling addicts were sent promotional materials and even cash advances from the Rivers Casino in Des Plaines, and now the casino has been fined. As WBBM Newsradio’s Bernie […]
The newest Illinois casino helped to raise the state’s take from gambling for the first time since 2007.
When it comes to safety and security, the city of Des Plaines does not want to gamble on the communications equipment at the new Rivers Casino.
The man accused of slapping Bears return man Devin Hester while waiting in line at a Des Plains casino has apologized.
Devin Hester was a battery victim last Friday at Rivers Casino in Des Plaines. He was slapped in the back of the head while waiting in line.
The head of the Kane County Board is warning that the county has to wean itself from what she calls an unreliable source of revenue.
New figures seem to support the argument that new casinos cannibalize the profits of existing ones.
On only its first day of being open to the public, the Chicago area’s newest casino was proving to be a little bit too popular.
The State of Illinois is hoping to hit the jackpot with the area’s newest casino in Des Plaines.
The chairman of the Illinois Gaming Board warned Gov Pat Quinn on Wednesday not to expand gambling operations in Illinois. Aaron Jaffee said he wants Quinn to veto legislation passed earlier this year that would allow for a massive expansion of casino gaming in Illinois.
Lady Luck is going to smile on a thousand eager job-seekers hoping to fill the 1,000 openings at a new suburban gambling mecca.
The Rivers Casino in Des Plaines is looking for about 1,000 new employees.
The new Rivers Casino is seeking to fill roughly 1,000 positions, from managers to restaurant personnel.