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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission signs the license for Wynn Resorts in Everett, Sept. 17, 2014. (Photo by Sera Congi-WBZ-TV)

Wynn, Gambling Regulators Sign Everett Casino License

Acting Commission Chairman James McHugh signed the license along with representatives from the Las Vegas-based gambling company.

09/17/2014

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All Things Travel: Greater Boston Rolls The Dice On Casinos

The most important decision for Boston travel and tourism for the next decade will be made this week.

09/08/2014

Topping off ceremony at Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville. (WBZ-TV)

Plainville Slots Parlor Reaches Construction Milestone

Construction workers attached the final steel beam to the shell of the Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville.

08/27/2014

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Boston Mayor Calls Gaming Commission Decision ‘Petty’

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh on Friday called the Massachusetts Gaming Commission’s decision to strip Boston of its surrounding community status for the planned Everett casino “petty,” saying the commission makes up the rules as it goes.

08/08/2014

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Wynn’s Casino Package Offer Much Smaller Than Mohegan’s

Wynn Resorts’s proposed deal is much smaller than Mohegan Sun’s.

07/19/2014

Artist rendering of proposed Mohegan Sun casino in Revere. (Mohegan Sun Photo)

Boston Mayor Announces Deal With Mohegan Sun

Mayor Walsh says he’s reached a financial compensation agreement with Mohegan Sun as the casino proposes a $1.3 billion casino at Suffolk Downs.

07/10/2014

A man votes in a polling station in Lawrence. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Ballot Questions Order Announced; Casino, Sick Time Questions Included

Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin has announced the order of questions on the November ballot.

07/03/2014

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Gaming Commission Rejects Boston’s Request To Delay Process Until After November Vote

State gambling regulators have turned down Boston’s request to halt the eastern region casino license process until after the November election, when voters will decide whether to repeal the state’s casino law.

07/02/2014

Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Mayor Asks Regulators To Delay Casino Vote

Marty Walsh on Thursday said he does not want to spend tax money on casino issues since the law could be repealed.

06/26/2014

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Daily Talker: Do You Agree With The Decision To Put Casino Vote On The Ballot?

Massachusetts’ highest court says voters will be allowed to decide whether to keep the state’s casino gambling law.

The Supreme Judicial Court ruled Tuesday that a measure calling to repeal the 2011 law can appear on the November ballot.

06/25/2014

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