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  1. Is gambling a problem for you?Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Salem News

    ... 2002, the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (ODMHAS, formerly ODADAS) and the Ohio Lottery Commission began to work together to meet the treatment needs of people having substance abuse problems along with pathological ...

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  2. Austintown racino rakes in more revenue in June over 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course continues raking in revenue, ending Fiscal Year 2016 with a $3 million increase in wagering at its video lottery terminals in June over the same time last year. Last month's wagering, with $79.58 million credits played, was up from June 2015, when $76.54 million credits were played at the Austintown racino, according to numbers released Thursday by the Ohio Lottery Commission.

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  3. Ohio casino, racino revenue declined in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Cleveland.com

    ... at Ohio's seven racinos was $70.6 million in June, a 9.7 percent decline from May, according to the Ohio Lottery Commission . Casino and racino officials have said year-over-year comparisons typically provide a more accurate reflection of ...

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  4. Former Seven Hills Mayor David Bentkowski loses Ohio Lottery Commission court fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Cleveland.com

    The Ohio Court of Claims has dismissed a lawsuit in which former Seven Hills Mayor David Bentkowski claimed he was fired from the Ohio Lottery Commission in retaliation. Court of Claims Judge Patrick McGrath said that Bentkowski failed to prove a connection between his firing in November 2012 and warnings he said he gave his boss about racist comments he said she made.

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  5. Few gamblers parking in new Jack ThistleDown garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Jack ThistleDown Racino's new 1,000-space parking garage remains nearly empty, more than two months after it opened as part of a $70 million renovation. While surface parking lots are full, few people venture into the garage, according to a report recently presented to the Ohio Lottery Commission.

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  6. Racino's wagering up in May over '15Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Wagering at Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course's video lottery terminals increased $11.4 million in May, compared with the same time last year. Last month's wagering, with $87 million credits played, was up from May 2015, when $75.6 million credits were played at the Austintown racino, according to numbers released Monday by the Ohio Lottery Commission.

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  7. Ohio casino activity slipped, racino numbers increasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Scioto Downs operates a racino with video lottery terminals year-round, and its track holds harness races from May through September. Ohio's casinos reported a 6 percent revenue decline in May, their first year-over-year decline of the year, while racinos saw an increase of 6 percent, according to statistics released Tuesday by the Ohio Casino Control Commission and the Ohio Lottery Commission.

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  8. Ohio racinos still outpace 4 casino sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    ... Casino Control Commission. That's down a little more than 6 percent from last year. Meanwhile, the Ohio Lottery Commission reported revenue at the state's seven racinos totaled $78.2 million, up 6 percent from last year. Toledo's Hollywood Casino ...

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  9. Ohio racino revenue up, casinos down in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... The seven racinos produced $78.24 million, compared to $73.6 million last year, according to the Ohio Lottery Commission. Casino and racino officials have said year-over-year comparisons typically provide a more accurate reflection of performance ...

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  10. Gahanna school board member resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... Joint Committee on Agency Rule Review, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services and the Ohio Lottery Commission. Gahanna-Jefferson is taking applications to fill Schuler's term, which ends on Dec. 31, 2017, through an electronic form on the ...

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  11. Lorain County prosecutors in talks with former treasurer about possible plea agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    ... of her case." Green's lottery winnings from 2006 to 2015 totaled $253,750, according to the Ohio Lottery Commission. All but six of her 163 winning tickets were bought from the Sunoco Gas Station. This does not include potential winnings under $599 ...

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  12. Austintown racino has record monthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Hollywood Gaming Mahoning Valley Race Course set a new record last month as players pumped $90,612,990 into the video lottery terminals there. Figures released by the Ohio Lottery Commission on Monday show that players won $8,969,129 last month, which also set a record for the Austintown gaming venue.

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  13. Poland man who stole thousands from lottery back in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A Poland man convicted of cashing stolen lottery tickets when he was employed by the Ohio Lottery Commission, is back in jail. Investigators say that that when Dragelevich was a regional sales representative at the Ohio Lottery's North Canton office, he stole the lottery revenue by manipulating the retailer accounts at several locations in the Akron and Youngstown areas.

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  14. Hard Rock Rocksino tops Ohio casinos, making more than $20 million in March: Casino reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... in March, 8.1 percent higher than March 2015, according to the monthly report released Monday by the Ohio Lottery Commission. The state commission and lottery define revenue as the money left after casinos and racinos pay winners and deduct for ...

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  15. Anti-gambling group can't sue over slotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Crescent-News.com

    ... the case. The group filed its lawsuit in October 2011 against Kasich, the Ohio tax commissioner, the Ohio Lottery Commission, the Ohio Casino Control Commission and associated members of the commissions. The suit argued it was unconstitutional for ...

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  16. Anti-gambling group can't sue over slotsRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2016 | The Delaware Gazette

    ... standing. The group filed its lawsuit in 2011 against Kasich, the Ohio tax commissioner, the Ohio Lottery Commission, the Ohio Casino Control Commission and associated members of the commissions. The group argued it was unconstitutional ...

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  17. Columbiana County man can challenge Ohio casino gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... were made possible by legislation passed by the Ohio General Assembly n 2009, authorizing the Ohio Lottery Commission to operate video lottery terminals (VLTs) and authorized the commission to issue administrative rules to implement the operations ...

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  18. David Skylar, Sun Newspapers publisher, advertising exec, political advisor, dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    David Skylar was a man who inspired greatness in others as a political advisor, longtime advertising executive and newspaper publisher, while making his own distinctive mark as a civic leader in Cleveland. He is remembered for everything from serving as campaign manager for U.S. Sen. Howard Metzenbaum 's three successful runs for office and building the Sun Newspapers chain of suburban weeklies in Greater Cleveland, to launching acclaimed ad campaigns, serving as Cuyahoga County grand jury foreman and member of the Ohio Lottery Commission , and bringing the city its first professional golf tournament.

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  19. Gov. John Kasich appoints Michael Sliwinski to Cleveland Municipal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Gov. John Kasich Monday appointed a former Cuyahoga County Probate judge candidate to replace Ed Wade on the Cleveland Municipal Court. Michael R. Sliwinski, currently an attorney at the Ohio Lottery Commission, will fill the vacant seat April 4 as Wade takes another judgeship at the court.

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  20. Leap year helps casinos in Feb. revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    ... for the month were $72.1 million in February, a 7 percent increase from last year. Meanwhile, the Ohio Lottery Commission said revenues at the seven racinos it governs were up 15 percent to $72.2 million. Ohio's racinos offer only video slot ...

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