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Jackpots hit, celebrities play at South Florida casinos

Jackpots hit, celebrities play at South Florida casinos

South Florida casinos paid out some huge slots jackpots in December.

On Dec. 30, a Miami Beach man won $233,572.25 off a $100 bet at Seminole Classic Casino (4150 N. State Road 7, Hollywood, 954-961-3220, SeminoleClassicCasino.com). He was playing Diamond Lotto, spokesman Gary Bitner says.

On Christmas Day, a lucky slots player at Calder Casino (21001 N.W. 27th Ave., Miami Gardens, 305-625-1311, CalderCasino.com) won $14,987.01 after placing a 50-cent bet.

He or she — Calder, like most local casinos, doesn’t typically...

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