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By BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — State gambling regulators have agreed to consider Boston Mayor Martin Walsh’s proposal to have the city designated as a host community for resort casino proposals in Everett and Revere. The… Read more

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By BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is pointing to a recent legal opinion from the U.S. Department of Interior as a major boost for its bid to have land placed into trust for a resort casino in… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)–Agawam Mayor Richard Cohen joins ABC40′s Tom Lewis and Emily Volz live in the studio this morning to talk about the potential impact the casino has on the town, the pesky pothole problem, and Six Flags’s new ride set to… Read more

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AMHERST, Mass. (WGGB) — Several companies were at UMass Wednesday looking for prospective new employees. The Hospitality and Tourism Management Department held is annual career day for undergraduates. Representatives from hotels,… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) — Just after rejecting proposals from two West Springfield businesses that were hoping to be considered impacted live venues for a propsed MGM Springfield casino and resort, the state’s Gaming Commission will hold a public… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) –  There were casino concerns in West Springfield Friday night as community leaders game-planned for their big meeting with the gaming commission. City leaders who were concerned about the potential impact a… Read more

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REVERE, Mass. (AP/WGGB) — Voters in Revere have approved a billion-dollar resort casino proposal, moving forward Mohegan Sun’s plan that will compete with Wynn Resorts for the sole eastern Massachusetts resort casino license. Tuesday’s vote… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts Gaming Commission says it may have to push back the timetable for awarding the sole eastern Massachusetts resort casino license. Because of a possible conflict of interest, the panel on Monday cut ties with a… Read more

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REVERE, Mass. (AP) — Revere residents for and against a proposed Mohegan Sun casino held events ahead of a vote Tuesday on whether to approve the $1.3 billion project on 42 acres owned by Suffolk Downs. The Boston Globe reports that about 200… Read more

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  (AP Photo/Lisa Poole) BOSTON (AP) — Two upcoming votes on casino gambling could go a long way toward determining the survival of the state’s two horse racing tracks. On Tuesday, voters in Revere will decide whether to give… Read more

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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