Latest Illinois Articles

12/17/21

More Companies Bid to Operate Chicago’s Proposed Casino

The push to open a major casino in Chicago has been taking place for years....
12/11/21

Illinois Gaming Board Announces Winning Bidders in Waukegan and Homewood-East Hazel Crrest

Illinois State regulators announced last Wednesday their chosen developer to break ground on a new...
11/21/21

Officials Reveal Details of Five Chicago Casino Proposals Received

The office of Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot released last Friday details of the five proposals...
11/19/21

Officials Plan to Reveal the Chicago Casino Location in Early 2022

Getting construction started on the proposed casino in Chicago has been a long and difficult...
11/8/21

More Information on the Casino Bids in Chicago is Coming Out

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot continues pushing to get a casino-resort in the Windy City. Recently,...
11/2/21

Here’s Another Update on Chicago’s Casino Plans

Illinois continues working to expand its gambling industry. For years, officials in Chicago have been...
10/30/21

Chicago Receives Five Bids for First Casino Resort Project in the City

The city of Chicago has received a total of five bids for the casino-resort project....
10/25/21

Officials Continue to Narrow Down a Location for the Chicago Casino

Lawmakers in Illinois have been working to expand the state’s gambling industry for years. Much...
10/9/21

Bo Knows? Bo Jackson Joins Investment Group for Calumet Casino

Former two-sport legend Bo Jackson has joined an investment group that is eyeing to acquire...
10/1/21

Midwest Gaming Withdraws Bid for Waukegan Casino License

The Waukegan Casino race is down to two applicants after Midwest Gaming withdrew its application....
9/30/21

Bally’s Quad Cities Slot Machines Open 24/7

Bally’s Corporation announced on Thursday that the slot machines at its Bally Quad Cities Casino...
9/16/21

Fanatics Could be Aquiring a Sports Betting Company Soon

Sports merchandise leader Fanatics is closing in on a deal to acquire a sports betting...
8/31/21

Rivers Casino Des Plaines $87M Expansion Reaches Milestone

The Rivers Casino Des Plaines $87M expansion reached a milestone on Monday with the placement...
8/10/21

More Issues Arise Opening a Casino-Resort in Chicago

For more than two years, state officials in Illinois have been working hard to open...
7/28/21

More Issues Arise Opening the First Casino in Chicago

For years, officials in Illinois have been interested in getting a major casino-resort open in...