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A rendering of the proposed Plainville slots parlor complex. (Image courtesy: Plainridge Racecourse-Facebook)

Plainville Slots Parlor Eyes Spring 2015 For Opening

The state’s first licensed slot parlor is eyeing next spring for a possible opening.

02/28/2014

A rendering of the proposed Plainville slots parlor complex. (Image courtesy: Plainridge Racecourse-Facebook)

Gaming Commission Chooses Plainville For First Slots Parlor License

The state gaming commission voted 3-2 on Thursday to offer the slots parlor license, with conditions, to Penn National Gaming, which plans to operate the facility at the Plainridge harness racetrack.

02/27/2014

Girl scout cookie sale. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

$4K Of Girl Scout Cookie Money, Cookies Stolen From Leominster Troops

Levine says the money was a result of more than a week’s worth of work for her girl scouts, including four booth sales held over February vacation.

02/26/2014

(WBZ-TV)

Mass. Panel To Decide Slots Parlor License

Gambling regulators opened deliberations Tuesday on the state’s first and only slots parlor license, with proposals in Plainville and Leominster appearing to gain an early edge over Raynham Park.

02/25/2014

(WBZ-TV)

NH Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested In Leominster

State troopers and local police from Leominster and Fitchburg collaborated on an investigation that led to the arrest of a NH bank robbery suspect early Saturday morning.

02/23/2014

A car rolled over in Rt. 128 north in Gloucester. (State Police)

Dozens Of Crashes Reported Statewide

The State Police are reporting dozens of accidents across the state.

02/05/2014

William Martin accused of shoplifting. (Leominster PD photo)

Police: Shoplifter Hit Officer With Baby Stroller In Leominster

Police say a man who stole from Victoria’s Secret rammed an officer with a baby stroller, with a child in it, as he tried to get away.

12/24/2013

(WBZ-TV)

State Gambling Commission To Visit 3 Towns In Slots Parlor License Bid

The state’s gambling commission plans visits to the three communities that could play host to the first slots parlor in Massachusetts.

12/02/2013

This Leominster man is charged with setting his business on fire. (WBZ-TV)

Leominster Man Charged With Setting His Restaurant On Fire

Investigators say another employee helped a restaurant owner set his business on fire.

11/26/2013

One of four RMV fraud suspects State Police are attempting to identify. (Mass State Police Photo)

RMV Fraud Suspects Accused Of Taking Road Tests In Place Of Bad Drivers

Massachusetts State Police are looking for a group of people allegedly committing license fraud that is potentially putting bad drivers on the road.

11/21/2013

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