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Damaged by Hurricane Irma, Mardi Gras Casino reopening in Hallandale Beach

Damaged by Hurricane Irma, Mardi Gras Casino reopening in Hallandale Beach

“Yes, it’s true!” Cathy Reside says.

Mardi Gras Casino (831 N. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-924-3200, MGFLA.com) is reopening this week, after being damaged by Hurricane Irma in September.

At least, the casino is partially reopening, meaning the poker room, greyhound track, an eatery and a bar.

Reside, Mardi Gras’ chief operating executive, expects the Big Easy Poker Room to reopen at 9 a.m. Friday, with simulcast wagering resuming at 11 a.m.

She adds, “We have had pre-opening...

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