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Morley is still working on designing a mooring system to keep the ship in place, and also plans to reuse some of the riverboat casino's assets like the pathway onto the ship. The casino had a 24/7 staff, but the LST will need to use a passive mooring system that keeps the ship in place when people ...
The ferry will be operated by Rising Star Casino, as it seeks to make it easier for northern Kentucky customers to get to the riverboat casino. Plans were first announced in 2015. Rising Sun Mayor Brent Bascom says the city council will vote on approval of an operating license for the Ohio River ferry boat.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa -- Adding a note of finality to litigation, the owners of the former Argosy Sioux City riverboat casino stood before Iowa gaming ... Belle stopped making the revenue-sharing payments -- 3 percent of the boat's adjusted gross revenues -- to MRHD in May 2013, seven months after it ...
Port Canaveral, located on Florida's Atlantic coast, is undertaking a series of projects each designed to meet the growing demand on the port's cargo and passenger facilities. One of Florida's newer deepwater harbors, Port Canaveral is a man-made facility created in the early 1950s. Originally envisioned ...
Tropical Breeze is not aware of any claim that has been denied to date, but cannot comment on the validity of any individual claim." "I just think they should accept responsibility. We were on their boat and the damn thing burned at the waterline. Anybody that was injured or have loss of property, they should ...

A bill that would allow Louisiana's 15 floating casinos to operate land side has been at least temporarily derailed in the state Senate by key African-American lawmakers who seem intent on sending a signal to the sponsor of the casino legislation. The Black Caucus members lawmakers are unhappy that ...
Like the riverboat casinos on the Mississippi River, the Point Molate casino will be on a boat accessed by the Point Molate pier. Instead of a traditional riverboat, the Point Molate casino will take the form of a pirate ship. To keep the casino out of Richmond entirely, the Marin County and Contra Costa Boards ...
CINCINNATI - July 4 is the target date for the next big splash at Rising Star Casino, which is close to securing final permits for an Ohio River ferry that can haul more than 100 Northern Kentucky gamblers an hour to the region's smallest gaming facility. “It's a pretty a big deal for us,” said Daniel Lee, CEO of ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (KWQC) - A riverboat burning in Memphis may look familiar to us in the Quad Cities. It's the former Rhythm City Casino boat. Fire crews were called to the scene of a riverboat fire Thursday night. Local officials say the blaze broke out on McKellar Lake as scrap workers were tearing down ...
It was the latest stage in a long strange trip for the former Rhythm City Casino from Davenport, Iowa. Memphis Riverboats originally wanted to use the former casino boat to host weddings, proms and other events near its other boats on the Beale Street Landing. But after a dispute with the Riverfront ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A riverboat that has been parked for weeks on McKellar Lake near President's Island caught fire Thursday afternoon. The Coast Guard made contact and told FOX13 the old casino boat was not moving or planning to move when the fire sparked. Fire officials confirmed with FOX13 it was ...
Viking launched its first oceangoing ship in 2015 and now has four ships in that fleet, with more in the works. ... They tend to be destination-oriented ships rather than floating resorts. ... Its ships don't have casinos, so there are no slot machine bells ringing, no shrieking over the spin of a roulette wheel.
The boat will cruise past Deer Island and the Biloxi Lighthouse before picking up speed for the hour-long trip to Ship Island, with birds and sometimes ... White was harbormaster at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino and operated the Lucky Duck amphibious boat tours for about a year before Hurricane ...
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She went on casino boats at the Island Breeze Casino in Port Richey for years and never worried about safety when she got on the boat. But that changed on the day she almost died. Within minutes of pulling away from the dock, smoke poured from the engine room of the 24-year-old Island Lady shuttle ...
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Megan and Chad Dempsey adored their mom, Carrie. She was their world. They loved everything about their mother. They loved her hearty laugh, her cooking and her scent as she held them close when she hugged them. They loved her smile, beaming back at them during ...

Sponsors of two bills sought by owners of floating casinos continue to lack the votes they need to pass the measures in the state Senate. ... Among the 15 boats are three in Baton Rouge (the Hollywood Casino, the Belle and L'Auberge - all on the Mississippi River) and two in Jefferson Parish (the ...
Open year round, the casino boats offer many of your favorite games, including craps, blackjack, roulette, 3 card poker, Let-It-Ride and a large selection of slot machines. The boat sails 3 miles out into international waters for game play. The ships are docked along the Little River waterfront and depart ... casino boat
Both boats were built with Title XI loan guarantees and were turned over to Marad after the 2008 collapse of Majestic America Line. In August 2016 American Queen bought the 280'6″x87'x14′ Iowa casino boat Bettendorf Capri and turned it into the 314'x100'x14′ luxury riverboat American ...
The casino boat has shut down on at least five occasions because of flooding, the last time in 2011. back then, guests were evacuated from their beds as waters began to rise around the floating gaming venue. Closures since 2000, not including the one this week, have cost the casino an estimated $14.7 ...
The casino downriver from Louisville on Ind. 111 in Harrison County, Indiana, was closed due to rising flood waters on the Ohio River last Thursday morning ... The boat has shut down at least five times due to high water, with the last bad floods coming in 2011 when visitors were roused from their beds and ...
Grand Classica is scheduled to join its sister ship Grand Celebration and begin sailing from the Port of Palm Beach on April 13. Riviera Beach ... over the next 10 years. It will be the first time the port has hosted two multi-day cruise ships, although there have been casino ships that operated day cruises.
The gigantic ship will be twice as tall as the Washington Monument and have seven “neighborhoods.” Guests can slide down the 10-story Ultimate Abyss (the tallest and most ominously named slide at sea) or visit the largest floating spa and casino. There are more than 20 restaurants onboard, including an ...
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The change would allow Louisiana's 15 operators to add more slot machines and gambling tables than their competitors in Mississippi, which already permits casino gambling within 800 feet of the Gulf of Mexico. Louisiana authorized floating casinos in 1991, at a time when proponents portrayed them as ...
She went on casino boats at the Island Breeze Casino in Port Richey for years and never worried about safety when she got on the boat. But that changed on the day she almost died. Within minutes of pulling away from the dock, smoke poured from the engine room of the 24-year-old Island Lady shuttle ...
At left: Jules Deutsch and his wife Renee Deutsch talk with reporters in their Carrollwood living room on Wednesday. At right, Carrie Dempsey, 42, is pictured with her children, Megan and Chad Dempsey, now 12. The mother died Jan. 14 after escaping from a casino boat fire off the coast of New Port ...
The 42-year-old widow was on the boat when it caught fire and was forced to jump into the water. Shortly after, she was rushed to the emergency room. According to the family's attorney, Carrie had a deadly reaction that night as she tried to escape the shuttle boat, engulfed in flames. As she lay in a hospital ...
A passenger aboard the casino shuttle boat that caught fire in Port Richey earlier this month is suing the company that operates the boat for more than $15,000. On Sunday, January 14, a shuttle boat operated by Tropical Breeze Casino Cruz, was transporting 50 people to a casino ship when it engulfed in ...
PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A Holiday woman who was forced to jump from a burning shuttle boat is suing the casino that owned the vessel. Deborah Jero was one of 50 passengers onboard the Island Lady on Jan. 14 when the 72-foot boat caught fire off the coast of Port Richey. In a lawsuit filed ...
Couple aboard burning casino boat share their story of what happened ... 50 people jumped from a burning boat into frigid water two weeks ago near New Port Richey. For the first time, two of ... Gibbons says when the boat caught fire they quickly realized they would have to jump into the frigid water or die.
PORT RICHEY – In their first public meeting since a casino boat fire caused dozens of passengers to jump into frigid water near shore, Port Richey officials spoke Tuesday of responders' heroism and sorrow over the death of a young mother following the event. On Jan. 14, a passenger boat operated by ...
(WFLA) – Years before his shuttle boat caught fire off the coast of Port Richey, leaving one passenger dead, Captain Michael Batten was arrested for ... That's the same problem NTSB accident investigators noted after another one of the company's casino shuttle boats caught fire in 2005 and burned to the ...
Foley says Batten is not operating the casino boat that now commutes between Port Richey and its offshore gambling location nine miles off of the ... for Tropical Breeze Casinos refused to comment on Batten's criminal history or explain why the casino would hire someone to operate a passenger boat with ...
Casino boat operations resume days after large fire ... PORT RICHEY (FOX 13) - Just days after one of its vessels caught fire, Tropical Breeze Casino Cruise in Port Richey will continue operations. FOX 13 spoke with a ... During the trip, the shuttle boat caught fire forcing all to abandon ship. Passengers ...
According to Beth Fifer, a spokeswoman for a Tropical Breeze Casino, after the fire started, the captain climbed into the engine compartment and didn't see the fire, but he did sense trouble. Fifer said he turned the ship around and ordered everyone to the top deck right before he ran the boat aground.
The next year, the casino operation was called Paradise of Port Richey when one of its shuttle boats caught on fire. It had just dropped off 78 passengers, and the captain and two crew members were rescued by a passing boat. The National Transportation Safety Board later determined the fire was started ...
The shuttle boat regularly carries people back and forth from the Tropical Breeze Casino Cruise, which is offshore in international waters where gambling is legal, according to authorities. They said the shuttle vessel was headed out to the casino ship at the time of the fire. The shuttle boat makes several ...
"We have also arranged for the ship to undergo an additional disinfection in Brisbane," the company said. The Sea Princess can hold up to 2,000 guests and 910 crew, and features a four-storey atrium, casino, pools and sporting facilities. Fares for the 14-day New Zealand cruise range from $2,000 to ...
... the new Club Royale casino rewards program will be updated in early 2018. Royal Caribbean sent a message to travel agents informing them of the upcoming changes. The cruise line said that the new benefits will rival that of casinos on land and on any other cruise ship at sea. Below is a sneak peek at ...
Genting has owned the waterfront about six years while floating ideas for a billion-dollar resort on the 14-acre site, known as 1 Herald Plaza. But attempts to get a casino approved in Tallahassee have been dashed repeatedly, and the land has remained barren. The exception was for temporary use, for Art ...
Two of the ships, MSC Seaside and MSC Meraviglia, will be sailing out of PortMiami by 2019. MSC Seaside was recently christened PortMiami and is unlike any other cruise ship sailing to the Caribbean. Not only will the ship turn heads, but the ship offers more outdoor space per passenger than any other ...
This is probably the reason why casinos located on such riverboats and ships have been popular in the past. As the recent statistics show, nowadays more and more people are willing to take a trip on a floating vessel and experience the casino thrill on it. The news for the surging interest come following a ...
While the hurricane devastated much of southeastern Texas, riverboat casinos located in nearby Lake Charles, Louisiana, were spared. Despite being docked in Galveston, the Jacks or Better casino cruise ship got lucky. Just 50 miles southeast of Houston on the Gulf of Mexico, the company, not ...
If you're just joining us, the MV Lucky 7 ran aground in July after Golden Globe ignored warnings about launching the vessel during monsoon season. Goa officials had only just approved the MV Lucky 7's license in March, allowing it to join the other floating casinos plying their trade on the Mandovi River.
Royal Caribbean is planning to revamp its casino rewards program, known as Club Royale, in early 2018. According to a guest's tier levels, they will enjoy various benefits. Admission to Club Royale is based on the amount and frequency of your gambling habits at the casino of a Royal Caribbean ship.
MEMPHIS, Tenn — A former Iowa casino boat is now sitting high-and-dry, literally, on a sandbar just outside downtown Memphis due to a dispute ... its downtown Memphis mooring spot for decades, originally wanted to use it to host weddings, proms and other events near its other boats on the Beale Street ...
Dragon Corporation's Chief Executive Officer Chakrit Ahmad revealed that the Hong Kong-based company plans the opening of the Dragon Pearl hotel and casino by the beginning or the middle of 2021. As previously reported by CasinoGamesPro, the floating Dragon Pearl hotel and casino is to be ...
Macau (MNA) – The CEO of Hong Kong based company Dragon Corporation,Chakrit Ahmad, told Macau News Agency (MNA) it plans to open the Dragon Pearl floating hotel/casino by early/mid-2021. The Dragon Pearl will be developed using part of the funds raised by the group's virtual token initial coin ...


 

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