Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Jewish Business News


Jeffrey Gural Will Do ‘Whatever It Takes’ for Casino License

Jeffrey Gural

Real estate developer Jeffrey Gural will do whatever it takes to get a license for a new casino license, even if that means teaming up with former competitors and multiplying his donations, according to WBNG news. The Tioga Downs owner is making his second application for a Las Vegas style casino on the Southern Tier after the New York State Gaming Facility Location indicated it would re-open the application process.

Jeff Gural said, “I’m going to get this license. I’m not going to leave anything unturned. Anything that is needed to be done to get that license, if it makes any sense, I will do.” Gural plans to bring Virgil’s barbecue restaurant to Tioga Downs, as well as P.J. Clarkes, miniature golf and batting cages.

Please help us out :
Will you offer us a hand? Every gift, regardless of size, fuels our future.
Your critical contribution enables us to maintain our independence from shareholders or wealthy owners, allowing us to keep up reporting without bias. It means we can continue to make Jewish Business News available to everyone.
You can support us for as little as $1 via PayPal at
Thank you.

He was planning to donate $500, 000 to business development in the area, but he has increased that amount by a million dollars. The Walsh family of Traditions at the Glen feel it makes sense to join forces with Gural; there is not yet news whether the deal will lead to royalties for the Walsh family.  “We are the community of the Southern Tier, ” said Senator Thomas Libous, “We need this license. We need these jobs.”

Jeffrey Gural was born into the real estate development business, and was former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Times Square Business Improvement District. He was also chairman of the Eldridge Street synagogue, is on the Board of the UJA Federation and the Jewish Community Center of the Upper West Side, as well as the “I have a Dream” project.



You May Also Like

World News

In the 15th Nov 2015 edition of Israel’s good news, the highlights include:   ·         A new Israeli treatment brings hope to relapsed leukemia...


The Movie The Professional is what made Natalie Portman a Lolita.


After two decades without a rating system in Israel, at the end of 2012 an international tender for hotel rating was published.  Invited to place bids...

VC, Investments

You may not become a millionaire, but there is a lot to learn from George Soros.