Casino License Approved for Hollywood Slots 

The state’s first casino license was issued Tuesday. The Gambling Control Board unanimously approved the casino license for Hollywood Slots in Bangor. Beginning in March, the facility will offer poker, blackjack and other table games. General manager, John Osborne, told the board the additional games have opened up job opportunities for local residents, and the majority of them have already been filled.As a result of the approval, Hollywood Slots will changes its name to Hollywood Casino Bangor.