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Happy New Year!

We will ring in a brand new year tonight and with that we want to undo or redo some of the things we did last year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/31/2013

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MGM Ruled Suitable For Casino Project In Mass.

The state’s gambling commission has cleared the way for MGM Resorts to pursue a casino in Springfield.

12/23/2013

Proposed Milford casino.

Milford Votes Down Foxwoods’ Casino Proposal

Residents of Milford have rejected a proposal to build a $1 billion casino, further cutting into the field of potential candidates for the state’s first regional resort casino licenses.

11/19/2013

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Mass. Casino Panel Sets Conditions For Foxwoods

Massachusetts gambling regulators say a group led by Foxwoods can continue its pursuit of a resort casino in Milford if it lines up the necessary financing and meets several other conditions.

11/15/2013

The Gay Head lighthouse rises above the cliffs in Aquinnah on Martha's Vineyard. (Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Martha’s Vineyard Tribe Announces Plans To Open Casino

The Wampanoag Tribe of Aquinnah says it plans to convert an unfinished community center on tribal lands into a temporary Class II gambling facility.

11/12/2013

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

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Mohegan Sun Files For Recount Of Mass. Casino Vote

Mohegan Sun has asked for a recount after voters in Palmer narrowly rejected its plan for a $1 billion resort casino in the central Massachusetts town.

11/08/2013

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 Gets Approval To Pursue Casino Bid

The owners of Suffolk Downs say they’re pleased with the decision by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to allow them to move ahead with their bid for one of three casino licenses.

10/30/2013

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

Suffolk Downs Says It Seeks New Casino Operator

Officials of the Suffolk Downs thoroughbred race track told state gambling regulators on Tuesday that it is in discussions with several potential casino operators but may not have one in place before host community votes scheduled for next week.

10/29/2013

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