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Sycuan Golf Resort Renamed to Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan

Zoltan Tundik

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The new monument sign at Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan
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Sycuan announced today that the organization is renaming the Sycuan Golf Resort to Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan. The name change coincides with Sycuan’s massive hotel resort expansion to distinguish its two resort properties.

Having originally opened in 1956, Singing Hills has since evolved into one of San Diego’s premiere golf resort destinations. In 2001, The Sycuan Tribal Development Corporation purchased the property and made several renovations including revamping its guest rooms, banquet rooms and golf courses.

The golf resort has been nationally recognized for its championship courses, lush mountain terrain and picturesque views. The incredible inland valley’s natural beauty and diverse wildlife, makes Singing Hills one of the best golf resorts in Southern California.

“The Singing Hills name is widely recognized and the property continues to be a historical landmark in San Diego,” said Andrew Kerzmann, vice president of hotel operations at Sycuan Casino. “After being open for more than 60 years, we are excited to go back to the property’s roots and bring back the Singing Hills name that some of our longtime guests know and love.”

For more information about Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan visit www.singinghillsgolfresort.com or call 1-800-457-5568.

About Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan

Nestled inside the beautiful and tranquil hills of Dehesa Valley, our two challenging 18-hole championship golf courses and fun 18-hole par 3 course are guaranteed to give you unforgettable experiences from beginning to end. The courses are thoughtfully designed with some surprises along the way and plenty of spectacular natural features to add interest.

To get your game on par with the pros, we offer specialized Golf Academies for everyone: adults, kids, juniors, couples and women. Discover why Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan is among the best golf resorts in Southern California. Our San Diego vacation packages provide the best of both worlds, with access to our three courses and a relaxing stay at our peaceful resort. For more information visit www.singinghillsgolfresort.com.

 

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UNITE HERE Warns About Potential Gaming Tax Revenue Declines, Job Cuts, and Other Problems of Proposed Merger of Eldorado Resorts and Caesars Entertainment

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UNITE HERE Warns About Potential Gaming Tax Revenue Declines, Job Cuts, and Other Problems of Proposed Merger of Eldorado Resorts and Caesars Entertainment
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Eldorado Resorts and Caesars Entertainment jointly announced a proposed transaction to combine the two corporations, pending shareholder and regulatory approvals. The deal is to be based on $7.2 billion of new debt financing and $500 million of cuts and other “synergies.” UNITE HERE, the hospitality workers union, represents approximately 25,000 workers at Caesars and Eldorado properties.

UNITE HERE-represented union casinos accounted for approximately 68% of the pro forma $30 billion combined Caesars-Eldorado EBITDAR in 2018. These 22 UNITE HERE union casinos altogether include over 50% of the combined company’s total hotel rooms, over 30% of its total slots, and nearly 40% of its total table games. UNITE HERE locals are currently in contract negotiations with Eldorado at Circus Circus Reno and Isle Pompano Beach. Contracts at six additional UNITE HERE union casinos in the combined Caesars and Eldorado portfolio will expire in 2020, including four properties in Atlantic City.

UNITE HERE issued the following statement from President D. Taylor:

“UNITE HERE has had a positive relationship with Caesars Entertainment over the years, and 25,000 union members have been excited to help the company reinvest and rebuild as it recovers from the disastrous leveraged buyout led by Apollo and TPG. It is in this context that we approach the proposed sale of the company with great concern.

Yesterday, Eldorado announced cost-savings of $500 million in the first year of the combined company. Where are they going to cut? We will not stand by idly if the proposed Caesars-Eldorado transaction will lead to significant job losses, worse wages and benefits for our members, and lower state gaming tax receipts in the many communities where members we represent work and live. Casinos operating under privileged licenses are meant to create significant benefits for host communities, including family-sustaining jobs and local government funding based on gaming taxes.

We will support changes at Caesars that preserve the company’s long-term financial health and provide a sustainable path to good jobs in vibrant gaming markets across the country.”

2018, 7,700 UNITE HERE members went on a multi-city strike at Marriott hotels across the United States and won historic settlements in Boston, Detroit, San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland, San Diego, and Hawaii.

UNITE HERE represents over 300,000 hospitality workers in gaming, hotel, and food service industries in North America and provides analysis from the perspective of those who work in these industries.

 

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Mobile Betting Bill Fails to Progress Through New York Assembly

Niji Narayan

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Mobile Betting Bill Fails to Progress Through New York Assembly
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Senator Joseph Addabbo’s mobile betting bill has failed to progress through the New York Assembly. The legislative session saw S17 fail to progress beyond the Assembly Standing Committee on Codes.

Addabbo tweeted that he saw no clear reason why the state could not implement mobile sports betting in 2019. Failure to do so would see the state miss out on around $75m in revenue, funding for education, and both job creation and retention.

“NY will be stuck like a disabled car on the shoulder, while we allow an illegal sports betting business in our state thrive and idly watch other neighboring states pass us up with enormous revenue gains from mobile sports betting,” Addabbo said.

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Eldorado Resorts to Buy Caesars Entertainment Corp

Niji Narayan

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Eldorado Resorts Inc., the US based casino operator, has agreed to merge with Caesars Entertainment Corp through a $17.3 billion cash and stock deal.

The deal, which is expected to be announced soon, values Caesars at close to $13 a share. The combined company’s ownership would be split roughly between Eldorado and Caesars shareholders.

An Eldorado spokesman said the company did not comment on rumours or speculation. Caesars did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

The combination of the two companies would create a serious competitor to larger casino industry players, such as Las Vegas Sands Corp, Wynn Resorts Ltd and MGM Resorts International.

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