Commonwealth Gaming News

4 Video Gaming Terminals Opened at Pa. Truck Stops This Week

Customers began gambling at video gaming terminals this week at four Love’s Travel Stops in Pennsylvania

Senate Panel Examines Expansion of VGTs in Bars

A Senate panel heard arguments this week for and against a proposal that would allow bars, taverns and social clubs to install video-gaming terminals like those already in place at a few dozen truck stops across the state


Video gaming terminals (VGTs) have a new benchmark in Pennsylvania. Twenty truck stops outfitted with 100 terminals were in place in PA by the end of 2019

Cambria PA welcomes first Video Gaming Terminals

Video Gaming Terminals are low-stake slot machines closely regulated by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board

Centre County in Pennsylvania to open Video Gaming Terminal (VGT) lounge

Centre County’s first truck stop video gaming terminal lounge is open for business, aiming to create a mini-casino for visitors

New gaming lounge opens at Snow Shoe Truck Stop

Central PA’s first gaming lounge opened Thursday, at a truck stop in Snow Shoe. The owner’s of the Snow Shoe Travel Plaza say they’re bringing a little Vegas to Centre County

Taking a Gamble at the Truck Stop

Bald Eagle Travel Stop In McElhatten is now the first truck stop in Northcentral PA to open up a video gaming terminal (VGT) lounge

Video Gaming Up and Running in McElhattan

Bald Eagle Travel Stop in McElhattan is the first truck stop in north-central Pennsylvania to open a Video Gaming Terminal (VGT) lounge

First Vegas-themed Gaming Room in PA Opens in Emlenton

Emlenton Travel Plaza will be the first truck stop in Western Pennsylvania to go live with Video Gaming Terminals (VGTs) with a Vegas-style gaming room designed by Commonwealth Gaming

Truck stops are some of America's most 'essential businesses'

Trucks stops across the US are open for business amid cororavirus epidemic -- and they're planning to stay that way

‘Skill Games’ Still Live, In Defiance of COVID-19 Shutdown

Illegal and unregulated gaming is a rapidly growing problem in the U.S.,” said the executive summary of the GLI study, available at the organization’s website, gaminglabs

March is Problem Gambling Awareness month

Pennsylvania VGT COMING SOON! Pennsylvania Multi-Game Sets

Pennsylvania VGT COMING SOON! Pennsylvania Multi-Game Sets Scientific Games is excited to offer

Pennsylvania's truck stop gambling should get started this year. One Lehigh Valley site plans to jump in

Exit 45 off Interstate 78 in Weisenberg Township already offers travelers the opportunity to grab a bite at New Smithville Diner, fill up their gas tank or book a room at the Super 8 by Wyndham



Pennsylvania Prepares for a Busy 2019: Online Gambling, Sports Betting, and VGTs

As the year comes to an end, we must admit the great success for the gambling industry in the United

Pennsylvania’s Gambling Expansion Continues with Planned Introduction of VGTs in York County

Pennsylvania’s York County has jumped on the gambling-expansion bandwagon as several stores from the Rutter’s chain have applied for licenses allowing them to operate video gaming terminals on their premises

Video gambling game terminals being rolled out in Pa.

Some Pennsylvania gas stations could soon feature gambling.

Commonwealth Gaming salutes one of its own!

Mike Morris, Chief Operating Officer, was recently promoted to the rank Colonel in the United States Army Reserve

Draft bill would give federal government final say on sports betting

A draft of a federal sports betting bill, which would give the federal government final say on states legalising sports betting, has appeared in Congress

POLL: 70% of Americans say they are more likely to watch a sports event they bet on

Major League Baseball this week held a press conference to crown MGM as the league’s first “official gaming partner

Sports Betting: Online and US growth is strong

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Successful PFMA Meeting!

Commonwealth Gaming VP & General Manager Amy Christie provided great testimony amongst PA Business

Licensed and Ready!

Commonwealth Gaming is proud to announce that on Wednesday, September 12, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board(PGCB) granted us its Conditional License Approval

20 Approved VGT Locations in PA!

Commonwealth Gaming is happy to announce that the PA Gaming Control Board issued 4 more conditional approvals for VGT establishment customer locations on October 31st

FEGLEY OIL is PA's First Licensed VGT location!

The first Video Gaming Terminal (VGT) Pennsylvania Truck Stop location, Fegley Oil owned by Don Fegley, was approved with a conditional license by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board

Illinois earns Hundreds of Millions of Dollars with VGT's! PA is next!

Commonwealth Gaming is poised and ready to help PA earn hundreds of millions of dollars from VGT's; just like Illinois! See Full Article Here:http://thedailyline

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Commonwealth Gaming is excited to announce that many of our VGT Establishment Partners are moving forward to the "Finger Printing" phase of the application process! We are getting closer! Happy Monday everyone!Visit www

Licensing Continues with CG!

Commonwealth Gaming continues to forge ahead and help great PA Truck stop establishment Owners with VGT

VGT License Application Processing Begins in PA!

May 7th is a historic day for VGT's in Pennsylvania! (Pictured) Commonwealth Gaming VP & General Manager Amy Christie with Sean Hannon from PGCB

Martin Hoger of STEAM PUB Southampton, PA for VGT's!

PA Licensed Beverage & Tavern Association & Commonwealth Gaming, along with dozens of motivated

Bucks County Tavern Owners Speak Out!

Thank You to the Brave Men & Women who stood strong for VGT's and PA Small Business last week at Doylestown Courthouse Bucks County PA

A Letter to PA Senators

As of now it is common knowledge that House Bill 271 with VGT's has overwhelming support and has passed the House

Rising Utility Costs vs. Adults Having Fun

PA residents, small business  & tavern owners, volunteer fire companies and veterans clubs continue to eagerly anticipate the passage of VGT legislation, or even any sort of update about the state budget crisis

PA Tavern Owner (Jack Quinn) of 45 years speaks on VGT's

Jack Quinn has owned and operated the Lamplighter Tavern in Havertown Pennsylvania for over 45 years and counting

Tavern Owners Speak Out!

Pennsylvania Tavern Owners Speak Out in support of VGT's! James DeLisio Jr. - Owner of Race Horse Tavern & La Famiglia Bistro in York PA speaks about the detrimental effects of ACT 39

Will VGT patrons cannibalize Casino revenue?

One of the primary concerns of those who are opposed to VGT's in Pennsylvania Taverns are that their presence will vastly cannibalize Casino revenue

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