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Gov. Patrick Reaches Casino Deal With Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe

Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration announced a tentative casino compact Wednesday with the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe.

07/11/2012

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NH Casino Backers Fear Loss Of Revenue To Mass.

With Massachusetts embracing development of up to three resort-style casinos and a slots parlor, some in New Hampshire now fear a reverse flow of dollars to its southern neighbor and a lost economic opportunity.

07/08/2012

Gambling, Betting, Casinos

Mass. Gaming Commission To Examine Problem Gambling

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission will be discussing issues related to problem gambling.

06/24/2012

A rendering of the originally proposed Suffolk Downs Casino. (Courtesy: Elkus Manfredi Architects)

Keller @ Large: Suffolk Downs COO Chip Tuttle Talks Casino Proposal

Suffolk Downs recently unveiled its plans to build a casino at that racetrack. Jon Keller takes a closer look at that proposal.

06/17/2012

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Taunton Residents Vote To Support Proposed Resort Casino

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe got a vote of confidence from Taunton residents as the tribe pushes forward with plans to develop a $500 million resort casino.

06/10/2012

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Lakeville Voters Overwhelmingly Reject Casino Plan

Voters in Lakeville voted overwhelmingly against a casino proposed by the Wampanoag tribe of Aquinnah.

06/03/2012

Cedric Cromwell, the tribal chair, announced the tribe's plans to build a casino in Taunton back in February.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe, Taunton Reach Deal On Proposed Casino

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has agreed to make about $33M in upfront payments to the city of Taunton as part of a casino deal with the mayor.

05/17/2012

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Anti-Casino Candidates Prevail In Foxboro Election

Anti-casino candidates Lorraine Brue and Ginny Coppola were victorious in the annual town election in Foxboro on Monday.

05/07/2012

An artist rendering of the Wynn casino proposed for Foxboro. (Image courtesy: Mills & Company)

Monday’s Election Could Tilt Casino Debate In Foxboro

What would ordinarily be a routine municipal election may essentially be the first opportunity for local voters to weigh in on a proposed casino since passage of the state’s new gambling law.

05/05/2012

An artist rendering of the Wynn casino proposed for Foxboro. (Image courtesy: Mills & Company)

Some Living Near Proposed Mass. Casino Sites Feel Left Out

Walpole residents like Mike McCarthy who live just yards away from the site of a proposed casino may not have any say in whether its built.

04/22/2012

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