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PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) — A realty company in Palmer is suing Connecticut casino developer Mohegan Sun. The lawsuit, sent to abc40, seeks to stop the developer from building in Revere, or anywhere else in Massachusetts. Northeast Realty… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD (AP) — The city of Springfield is asking the state’s highest court to keep a proposed repeal of the Massachusetts casino gambling law off the November state ballot. Mayor Domenic Sarno announced Thursday that he and nine other… Read more

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s two tribal-owned casinos are redoubling their efforts to establish a presence in Massachusetts after voters rejected previous proposals. Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods have been steadily losing ground, with… Read more

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NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) –La Fiorentina is in a unique position. They have locations in both Northampton and Springfield, right near the proposed spot downtown where MGM is planning on building a casino. General Manager Mauro Daniele is… Read more

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WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — In the first month of Westfield Mayor Daniel Knapik’s third term, he’s getting ready for even more improvements to the city. Westfield has seen a multitude of projects in the past few years, including the town green… Read more

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HAMPDEN, Mass. (WGGB) — Hampden is among three western Massachusetts communities that have petitions with the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to be designated as surrounding communities with MGM’s casino proposal in Springfield. MGM is… Read more

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LONGMEADOW/HAMPDEN, Mass. (WGGB) — Longmeadow and Hampden are the latest towns to petition the Mass. Gaming Commission to be deemed a ‘surrounding community’ to the proposed MGM casino project. When MGM Springfield submitted their Phase 2… Read more

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HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) — Holyoke becomes the first community that does not abut Springfield to voluntarily enter into a surrounding community agreement with MGM Springfield. In a statement released Monday, Mayor Alex Morse’s office says that… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — City voters have been hitting the voting booths all day Tuesday to weigh in on MGM’s casino plan. With some sharp opinions on both sides, it all comes down to today’s highly anticipated vote. When the polls… Read more

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Click here for a list of Springfield polling locations SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — People for and against a resort style casino in the city worked Monday night to get out the vote. “Casinos bring a lot of blight to the community,” said… Read more

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Click here for a list of Springfield polling locations SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — With all the excitement building over Tuesday’s referendum vote in Springfield, it’s actual purpose may have gotten lost in the shuffle. Monday night, the… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Monday afternoon, MGM brought in some colorful characters to help urge Springfield residents to get out and vote for their proposed South End casino Tuesday. The Blue Man Group, which performs at the MGM-owned… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass, (WGGB) — After months and months of anticipation, the casino vote in Springfield is now less than a day away. On the eve of the vote, hundreds are turning out here in downtown Springfield at an event sponsored by… Read more

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Click here for a list of Springfield polling locations SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – With just over 24 hours away from the big vote for the Springfield casino referendum, Tom Lewis and Emily Volz welcomed representatives from both sides of the… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)– Even though a new UMass Dartmouth report finds that Massachusetts residents pour millions of dollars each year into Rhode Island and Connecticut casinos, not everyone is in favor of the current MGM deal. On Sunday,… Read more