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

Mohegan Sun, Revere Cut Deal On $1B Resort Casino At Suffolk Downs

Mohegan Sun has announced a host community agreement with the city of Revere that would guarantee the city between $25 million and $30 million in annual revenue, the company reported Monday.

12/23/2013

A steel worker was killed in East Boston. (WBZ-TV photo)

Worker Killed By Six-Ton Steel Beam In East Boston

A worker was killed after a steel beam fell and pinned him at Boston Bridge And Steel in East Boston Monday night.

12/09/2013

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

Revere Debates Zoning Changes To Allow Mohegan Sun Casino

Revere is negotiating a brand new host community agreement with Suffolk Downs that would bring a billion dollar resort casino to the city.

12/02/2013

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

Tough Mass. Rules Shrink Field Of Casino Hopefuls

When Massachusetts lawmakers legalized casino gambling, they took pains to ensure that casinos would not be built in places where they weren’t wanted or operated by the ethically challenged.

11/09/2013

(Photo by Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Election Day Winners And Losers

So who were the winners and losers on municipal election day here in Massachusetts?

11/06/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Casino In Your Town?

Tuesday’s votes won’t end the debate over casino gambling in Massachusetts. Both Suffolk Downs and Mohegan Sun say they’re hopeful they can save their plans to apply for one of the gaming licenses being made available by the state gaming commission.

11/06/2013

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

Suffolk Downs To Reassess Casino Bid After Defeat

Suffolk Downs says it will reassess plans to build a resort casino at the 78-year-old thoroughbred race track after East Boston voters rejected its proposal.

11/05/2013

Gambling, Betting, Casinos

Voters In 3 Mass. Locations Cast Casino Ballots

Voters in three Massachusetts communities are heading to the polls to help decide the fate of two proposed casinos.

11/05/2013

Gail Miller and Pat Benti of East Boston. (WBZ-TV photo)

East Boston Casino Vote Testing Friendships

Neighbors are at odds over the proposed casino at Suffolk Downs in East Boston.

11/04/2013

Gambling, Betting, Casinos

Key Votes Slated On 2 Mass. Casino Projects

Two Massachusetts casino proposals are facing key votes.

11/03/2013

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