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It seems another effort is underway to eliminate the penny!  An Act, which also seeks to totally replace the dollar bill with a coin, was announced last week by U.S. Senators John McCain and Mike Enzi. The act has a long boring name, but a great acronym.  The official name is the Currency Optimization, Innovation, and National Savings Act of 2017, or the COINS Act for short. Citing the high cost of making a penny and claiming that dollar bills don't fit into the modern economy, the authors of the Act claim that the cost savings of the plan could be as high as $16 billion.

Emerald Island Casino App
If you are reading this you are already tech savvy and familiar with the social media content on our website and our Facebook page.  But, did you know that the Emerald Island Casino has it's very own App?  Not only do we have a Mobile App which is a convenient way to stay connected with our promotions, events and menu - it has just gotten a major upgrade! The Emerald Island Casino is proud to announce our new App available on Android and Apple devices!  Michael Losey has been working hard to update and improve the App content and design. ​

space invader slot machines
Over the past several years, the Nevada Gaming Commission has been studying skill based gaming and carefully crafting legislation to regulate this exciting and innovative new gaming experience.  The new regulations allow a game’s outcome to be determined by the application of chance, the skill of the player, or a combination of skill and chance. ​ Traditionally, slots wagers must be determined entirely by a machine’s random number generator. By contrast, skill-based slots would allow players to increase their chances of winning depending on how well they perform a video game-like task. "Skill-based" slot machines are meant to appeal to the young and young at heart.  Some of the first such games that are rolling out soon will include familiar video arcade game titles that we all fondly remember!  These fun new games will give players a totally new gaming experience!  For the first time players will be able to influence the outcome of a reel type game.

Tim Brooks speaking at podiumTim Brooks is the Chairman of the Board at the Henderson Chamber of Commerce and a Henderson IMPAC participant. Here he is speaking at the last State of the Chamber.
​​The Emerald Island Casino holds three values very dear - Superior Customer Service, Flawless Execution and Giving Back to the Community Through Community Service. If you have spent any time at the Emerald Island Casino, in the historic Water Street district of Downtown Henderson, you have experienced our superior customer service.  Our friendly staff goes above and beyond to make guests feel like family. In return, our Emerald Island Family of guests has made the Emerald Island Casino the Locals' #1 Favorite Since 2003.

Thank you Emerald Island Casino! (Bridget S., Girl Scout Troop 80)
Everyone has a special place in their heart for Girl Scout Cookies. Not only because they’re spectacularly delicious, but also because purchasing Girl Scout Cookies powers the Girl Scout Cookie Program and helps girls fulfill their dreams, gain great experience, and help to improve their communities. Girl Scout Cookies not only help Girl Scouts earn money for fun, educational activities and community projects, but also help to introduce them to entrepreneurial skills. This year marks the 100 Year Anniversary of the Girl Scout Cookie program. In 1917, Girl Scouts in Muskogee, Michigan decided to sell cookies baked in their kitchens to help raise funds for their projects.It wasn't until the late 1930s that commercial bakeries started baking cookies for the program. The Cookie Program has certainly grown since that humble beginning.

Everyone knows and loves the great Eggs Benedict at the Emerald Island Grille. Now there is a fabulous new egg dish on the menu that we hope is destine to become a guest favorite.  Tim and the Emerald Island Grille team have hit a home run with introduction of Eggs Sardou!!! Eggs Sardou is a Creole dish originating in Louisiana. Made with poached eggs, artichoke hearts, creamed spinach and Hollandaise sauce, Eggs Sardou is a "must try".  
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