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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)– The Center for Policy Analysis released their 2013 New England Casino Update about how casinos are affecting the local area. Their reports says Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun Casino experienced their 6th… Read more

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NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Two New York City men are going on trial on allegations they scammed the Mohegan Sun casino out of hundreds of thousands of dollars in a scheme police say involved crooked game dealers and marked cards. The… Read more

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TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) — Tewksbury is the latest Massachusetts community being mentioned as a possible home for a gambling facility. Penn National Gaming announced Thursday that it is discussing with town officials building a $200 million slots… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – A confusing and contentious city council meeting played out in West Springfield Thursday night about the future of a Big E casino. The agenda of the meeting was to take a big step toward setting a date for a… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Two companies that are seeking to develop a slots parlor but have yet to settle on locations have been cleared by state gambling regulators to continue with their bids. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Thursday voted to… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — A host agreement is being signed by West Springfield Mayor Gregory Neffinger and officials with Hard Rock Casino this afternoon. Mayor Neffinger conducted a news conference along with the signing.  It… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — The mayor of West Springfield is continuing to work on hammering out the final details of the community-host agreement with Hard Rock International. Originally it was thought that the agreement would be signed… Read more

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Palmer, Mass. (WGGB) — Mohegan Sun has unveiled four traffic plan concepts for a proposed casino in Palmer. The plans – a flyover, a partial flyover, an on-grade concept and an alternative flyover – are now under review by the state… Read more

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MILLBURY, Mass. (AP) — A Chicago-based casino developer that ended talks for a slots parlor in Worcester now says it is working with officials in Millbury about finding a site there for a $200 million facility. Mass Gaming & Entertainment… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Campaign finance records show MGM Resorts International has spent nearly $1 million in hopes of convincing Springfield voters to support a casino referendum. A July 16 vote is scheduled on a host community agreement calling for MGM… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) —  MGM is reaching out to the minority community to be part of a Springfield casino. Executives from MGM and members of the Greater Springfield Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People… Read more

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(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) (WGGB)–A casino vote in Springfield is one week away. Voters will decide the issue on Tuesday, July 16th. If you’ve driven through Springfield you may have seen the signs in Spanish opposing the casino. They use a… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) –  SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — Citizens Against Casino Gaming first asked Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno to debate them on the pros and cons of casinos. Sarno declined so they asked MGM Springfield, and they too declined… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – A local study finds casinos have a negative impact on the value of homes within a mile of the casino. The REALTOR® Association of Pioneer Valley released its findings today. The study found the average… Read more

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PALMER, Mass. (AP/WGGB) – Mohegan Sun has unveiled renderings of its new, more elaborate plans for a casino in Palmer Monday evening. The Connecticut casino’s executives are at Palmer High School now presenting their $1 billion proposal to… Read more