• Video gambling vote coming in November A political action committee’s quest to put a binding referendum question regarding video gambling on an upcoming ballot proved successful March 16, when the Illinois Court of Appeals overturned a circuit court ruling that upheld a local electoral board’s decision to nullify referendum petitions. Appellate Court Judges Joy Cunningham, Mathias Delort and Thomas Hoffman […]

  • Aurora sets limit on video gambling terminals Aurora will limit the number of video gambling terminals allowed in the city and charge higher fees to have them. That is the result of the Aurora City Council vote this week on new video gambling regulations designed to strike a balance between allowing video gambling to grow and protecting the Hollywood Casino downtown. […]

  • Video gaming bad for West Chicago On March 20, West Chicago will have an opportunity to vote on a referendum allowing video gaming (gambling) in our city. Yet on July 13, 2017, the city of West Chicago said, “The City of West Chicago is a culturally diverse, family-oriented community with an unflagging commitment to providing excellent services and programs.” I […]