WAMC New York News
12:05 pm
Tue November 16, 2004

Catskills Racino Owner To Buy Two Resorts

Monticello, NY – The operator of a racino in Sullivan County, will add two hotel resorts in the Catskills to his possession. The purchase by Empire Resorts includes the former vacation mecca - Concord Resort. The acquisition, along with a tribal land claim settlement recently announced by New York Governor George Pataki, could open doors to casinos in the Catskills. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne reports.