Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.
The outlook for Northwest Indiana couldn’t have been brighter in 1996 when the first of four casino boats opened at Buffington Harbor in Gary.
The parent company of Gary's Majestic Star casinos emerged from two years of Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization Thursday with new owners and $500 million less debt.
GARY | The parent company of Gary's Majestic Star casinos emerged from two years of Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization Thursday with new owners and $500 million less debt.
INDIANAPOLIS | A Minnesota investment firm is the new lead owner of Gary's Majestic Star casinos after the Indiana Gaming Commission approved an ownership transfer Thursday.
GARY | Don Barden, founder of Majestic Star Casinos, was honored Thursday in a tribute at West Side Leadership Academy.
HAMMOND | Brandon Griffin remembers looking to Don Barden as a role model when he was just 9 years old growing up in Gary.
Founder of the Majestic Star Casino company and prominent businessman Don Barden has died in Detroit of complications from lung cancer. Barden, 67, had a variety of business interests, including casinos, cable TV and real estate.
Founder of the Majestic Star Casino company and prominent businessman Don Barden has died in Detroit.
GARY | In light of the city's continuing financial crisis, Councilman-at-large Roy Pratt hammered home again Friday that the Majestic Star casinos owe the city millions of dollars in user fees based on an agreement forged in the mid-1990s.
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