Stories about Hollywood Slots

Hollywood Slots General Manager John Osborne (from left), Penn National/ Hollywood Slots Lobbyist Cheryl Timberlake, Penn National Senior Vice President for Public Affairs Eric Schippers and Arena Yes! co-chair Miles Theeman look over early polling results for the southern Maine gaming votes on a smartphone as they wait for the Penobscot table games voting results to come in during their election night gathering at Hollywood Slots Hotel in Bangor on Tuesday night.

Penobscot County OKs Hollywood Slots table games

By Andrew Neff on Nov. 08, 2011, at 9:52 p.m.

How many casinos are too many?

By Matt Wickenheiser on Nov. 04, 2011, at 12:57 p.m.

Biddeford, Calais casinos would hurt Bangor

By Stephen Stanley, Penobscot County commissioner on Oct. 31, 2011, at 4:36 p.m.
Cars whiz by Hollywood Slots in Bangor at night in this 2009 file photo.

Hollywood Slots parent sees profits increase

By Matt Wickenheiser on Oct. 20, 2011, at 8:21 a.m.

Maine casino supporters turn into foes

By CLARKE CANFIELD, The Associated Press on Oct. 12, 2011, at 12:35 p.m.

Voter locales may play role in Maine gambling vote

By Clarke Canfield, The Associated Press on Oct. 02, 2011, at 6:52 p.m.

Holden woman who gambled at Hollywood Slots with stolen $280,000 gets 3½ years in prison

By Judy Harrison on Sept. 30, 2011, at 8:37 p.m.
Tricia Coyle of Hermon gives 7-year-old Standardbred Casino King an affectionate tap as she leaves Fred Nichols Barn with Alley, a 2-year-old female Standardbred. They were headed outdoors to Hollywood Slots Raceway at Bass Park for an afternoon winter workout in January 2011. Folks at Hollywood Slots will now have something new to enjoy as off-track betting is coming to the Bangor racino’s main building thanks to a change approved unanimously by the Maine Harness Racing Commission.

Off-track betting approved for Hollywood Slots’ main building

on Sept. 29, 2011, at 5:34 p.m.

Questions raised over Oxford casino plans

By Clarke Canfield, The Associated Press on July 31, 2011, at 2:10 p.m.
Standing in front of the Hollywood Slots facility in Bangor, Hollywood Slots Hotel and Raceway general manager John Osborne (left), Rep. Douglas Damon, R-Bangor, and Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce president John Porter (right) catch up with each other after Monday's press conference in which they and fellow table game supporters in Penobscot County launched their campaign. Rep. Damon is a bill sponsor of LD 1418 which Gov. LePage signed earlier this month. LD 1418 is an act to allow table games at a licensed slot facility.

Campaign launched in support of table games at Hollywood Slots

By Andrew Neff on July 25, 2011, at 3:49 p.m.
Supporters of an effort to allow table games such as blackjack and poker at Bangor’s Hollywood Slots on Tuesday agreed to give voters in Penobscot County — not just the city of Bangor — the final word on the matter.

County, not just city, must approve table games at Hollywood Slots

By Eric Russell on June 28, 2011, at 7:56 p.m.

Senate passes table games bill

By Eric Russell on June 14, 2011, at 9:16 p.m.

Bills to create three new racinos in Maine clear first hurdle

By Kevin Miller on June 06, 2011, at 9:39 p.m.
Nehemiah Caver of Bangor watches the horse races at the Bangor Raceway simulcast facility, located in the grandstand at Bass Park, on Monday, June 6, 2011. The simulcast lounge will soon be relocated to Hollywood Slots' Main Street location, which houses slot machines, a hotel, and dining and entertainment venues.

Simulcast betting on horse racing moving into Hollywood Slots

By Andrew Neff on June 06, 2011, at 7:44 p.m.

Action delayed on plan to allow table games at Hollywood Slots

BDN staff reports on May 06, 2011, at 5:43 p.m.

LePage supports table games at Hollywood Slots

By Jeff Tuttle on May 04, 2011, at 5:25 p.m.

LePage signs bill clarifying casino rule

The Associated Press on April 25, 2011, at 6:54 p.m.

Proposed bill would put casino revenue toward rail service

By Tony Reaves, Sun Journal on April 22, 2011, at 10:02 a.m.
Elizabeth Milliken of Old Orchard Beach plays the slot machines at Hollywood Slots in Bangor in June 2009.

Hollywood Slots parent sees $51M profit

By Matt Wickenheiser on April 21, 2011, at 8:55 a.m.
Doug Damon

Bill would allow Hollywood Slots to add table games

By Eric Russell on April 06, 2011, at 5:57 p.m.