Casinos

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

Revere, Suffolk Downs Union Sue Gaming Commission

The city of Revere and a union representing Suffolk Downs workers filed a lawsuit against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission Thursday for awarding a casino license to Wynn Resorts in Everett.

10/16/2014

Suffolk Downs. (WBZ-TV)

Racing Application Keeps Suffolk Downs’ Hopes Alive

A group has applied for a license to race at Suffolk Downs in 2015.

10/01/2014

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WBZ-TV-UMass Amherst Poll: Baker-Coakley, Casinos Are Close Races

The first WBZ TV-UMass Amherst poll on the Massachusetts governor’s race shows it’s a tight contest between Republican Charlie Baker and Democrat Martha Coakley.

09/29/2014

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

Soundbytes Of The Week: 9/19

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.

09/19/2014

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Mass. Casino Opponents Seek Debate On Ballot Question

Anti-casino activists are calling for a debate with lawmakers and casino executives.

09/17/2014

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

Wynn Resorts In Everett Gets Boston-Area Casino License

The Massachusetts state gaming commission voted Tuesday to award the eastern Massachusetts casino license to Wynn Resorts for its plan in Everett.

09/16/2014

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Mohegan Sun, Foxwoods Report Decline In Bets, Revenue

Connecticut’s Indian-run casinos have reported declines in slot machine betting and revenue for August.

09/15/2014

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Keller @ Large: Casino Decision Not An Easy Call

Because believe it or not, Beacon Hill doesn’t always know best.

06/25/2014

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Keller @ Large: Casinos Could Dominate Campaign Season

Now that the SJC has ushered casino repeal onto the November ballot, there are more unanswered questions to mull over than choices at the roulette wheel.

06/24/2014

A rendering of what Wynn Everett could look like. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Bernice Corpuz)

Revere, Everett Casino Public Hearings Set For Tuesday, Wednesday

Mohegan Sun has proposed a $1.3 billion casino on the Revere side of the Suffolk Downs horse racing track and Wynn Resorts has proposed a $1.6 billion casino on a former chemical plant site in Everett.

06/21/2014

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