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Red Rock Resorts Buys Palms for $312.5M

Posted by Chuckmonster on 10 May 2016
Red Rock Resorts (fresh off an IPO that changed their name from Stations Casinos) confirmed rumors today that they have purchased The Plams for $312M bucks. Here's the form 8K they filed immediately after...

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Bloomberg: Palms Is For Sale

Posted by Chuckmonster on 4 Mar 2016
Bloomberg Business is reporting that The Palms has contracted with Macquarie Group to "explore a possible sale" with a sale target price at "several hundred million dollars", whatever that means. Current owners, Texas Pacific Group and...

Tagged: palms   for sale   george maloof   texas pacific group   leonard green   dan lee   

We Now Know What MGM's Green Advantage Is!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 31 Aug 2011
Way back in April, we inquired as to what MGM Resorts International had up its sleeve when they copyrighted the terms "MGM Resorts Green Advantage" and "M life Green Advantage." Check out the original post. Well, we...

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What is MGM's Green Advantage?

Posted by Chuckmonster on 11 Apr 2011
MGM Resorts has filed copyright for two terms last week, MGM Resorts Green Advantage and M Life Green Advantage. The copyright purports to be about "promoting awareness of environmental sustainability issues." Hrm. I wonder...

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Making Planet Loveman A Better Place, One Soap At A Time

Posted by Chuckmonster on 12 Oct 2010
Harrah's Entertainment, known the world over for their statistical wizardry, has decided to enter a new field of business - irony alert - soap recycling. The Harrah's Foundation donated $100,000 to the Orlando, Fla.-based Clean the...

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ARIA's Other Green Park

Posted by JohnH on 10 May 2010
Boys and girls, it's time to add another item to the list of disappointments that is Aria. Yes, in addition to the less than stellar service, questionable design elements - making people walk outside to get...

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