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A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

Construction To Begin On State’s 1st Casino

Construction is about to begin for what likely will be the first full-scale resort casino to open in Massachusetts.

03/22/2015

A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

MGM Sets March 24 Groundbreaking On $800M Springfield Casino

MGM executives have outlined their construction schedule for an $800 million resort casino in downtown Springfield.

03/05/2015

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Casinos Push Back Against Proposed Mass. Gambling Limits

In a rarely used strategy to address gambling addiction, Massachusetts regulators may require casinos to reward their customers for voluntarily setting limits on how much time and money they spend at slot machines.

11/20/2014

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Gambling Cash To Start Flowing To Mass. Communities

Gambling money will begin flowing into local government coffers in earnest now that the state’s casino law survived an Election Day repeal effort

11/18/2014

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MGM Pays $85M Mass. Casino License Fee

MGM Resorts International has paid Massachusetts a required $85 million gambling licensing fee for its $800 million Springfield resort casino on Monday, state gambling regulators announced.

11/17/2014

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Mass. Casino Opponents Seek Debate On Ballot Question

Anti-casino activists are calling for a debate with lawmakers and casino executives.

09/17/2014

A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

MGM Springfield To Be Awarded State’s 1st Casino

State gambling officials have voted unanimously to award the state’s first casino license to MGM Springfield, pending acceptance by the Las Vegas-based casino giant of a number of proposed terms and conditions.

06/11/2014

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Casinos: Mass. Withholding Tax On Winnings Will Turn Off Gamblers, Cut Take

Companies looking to win a Massachusetts casino license say the state needs to change how it taxes winnings to avoid discouraging gamblers and cutting the state’s and casino’s take.

04/27/2014

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3 Apply For Resort Casinos In Mass.

Three companies seeking state licenses to build resort casinos in Massachusetts have filed final applications with the state gaming commission.

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

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