Casinos

New slot machines at Plainridge Park Casino (Photo credit Doug Cope/WBZ NewsRadio)

Plainridge Park Casino Gamblers Spent Over $180M At Slots In July

Nearly $9 million was collected from the casino in state taxes and race horse assessments.

08/17/2015

Sketch of planned New Bedford casino (KG Urban Enterprises)

New Bedford Casino Plan Scrapped, Officials Mull Future

State gambling regulators are weighing what to do next now that developers of a proposed New Bedford casino abruptly dropped out of the competition.

07/23/2015

The Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: What Good Has Casino Law Done?

What good is the state law allowing casinos doing?

07/23/2015

The Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Plainridge Park To Bring Answers In Casino Debate

Today, we start finding out who’s right in the Massachusetts casino battle.

06/24/2015

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Survey: 3 In 4 Massachusetts Residents Gambled In Past Year

Men and black residents are more likely to have gambling problems.

06/11/2015

A rendering of the proposed Plainville slots parlor complex. (Image courtesy: Plainridge Racecourse-Facebook)

Mass. AG Calls For More Casino Regulations

Massachusetts’ top prosecutor is concerned about the growth of criminal enterprises as the state’s first casino is poised to open.

04/02/2015

A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

MGM Breaks Ground On $800M Casino In Western Massachusetts

Casino officials say there’s more to be done before construction can start in earnest.

03/24/2015

A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

Construction To Begin On State’s 1st Casino

Construction is about to begin for what likely will be the first full-scale resort casino to open in Massachusetts.

03/22/2015

New renderings of a planned Wynn casino in Everett. (Photo credit Wynn Resorts)

Wynn Resorts Unveils Everett Casino Redesign

Wynn has also scrapped a planned nightclub.

01/22/2015

An artist rendering of the proposed Wynn Casino in Everett. (WBZ-TV)

Wynn: Boston Declines $1M Casino Payment

Wynn Resorts says Boston has declined to accept a $1 million payment the company made to help offset the impacts of the casino it plans to build in neighboring Everett.

01/07/2015

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