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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

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

Massachusetts' Gaming Commission listens to Boston Mayor Marty Walsh's argument for why Boston should be a casino host community. (WBZ-TV)

Casino Commission Votes Boston Not A Host Community

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh has lost a bid to give city residents a chance to vote on casinos proposed for neighboring Everett and Revere.

05/08/2014

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

Wynn Reaches Deals With 4 Boston-Area Communities

Wynn Resorts says it has signed agreements with four more Boston-area communities as it seeks to build a $1.2 billion resort-style casino in Everett.

04/28/2014

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Bomb Sniffing K-9′s Run Boston Marathon Training Drills In Everett

They are friendly, furry and very highly trained. K-9 units drilling this week in Everett hold a key piece of Boston Marathon security in their paws.

04/08/2014

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Delay In Boston-Area Casino OK May Squeeze State Budget

Boston bid for host status may keep state from collecting $85 million fee this fiscal year.

04/06/2014

State Police net 2 kilos of cocaine in Everett. (State Police)

State Police Net 2 Kilos Of Cocaine Hidden In Child’s Car Seat

Royer Vasequez Delrosario and Victor Soto Sanchez were arrested on Saturday evening.

03/24/2014

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Gambling Panel Agrees To Hear Boston Casino Appeal

State gambling regulators agreed Thursday to consider Boston Mayor Martin Walsh’s bid to have the city declared a host community for resort casino proposals in the neighboring cities of Everett and Revere, a designation that, if granted, would give Boston voters the ability to kill the projects.

03/20/2014

A suspect has been arrested in a robbery and shooting at this Everett convenience store.  (Photo by Karen Twomey-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Suspect Arrested In Robbery And Shooting Of Everett Convenience Store Clerk

The North Metro SWAT team was sent into a Swampscott apartment after police received a tip the suspect was there.

03/02/2014

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

Revere Residents Set To Vote On Mohegan Sun Casino

For the second time, Revere residents will vote on a proposed casino at Suffolk Downs.

02/24/2014

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