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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

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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

A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

MGM Looks To Clear Next Hurdle In $800 Million Springfield Casino Bid

The investigative arm of the state’s gambling commission is recommending that MGM Resorts International be found suitable to proceed with a bid for a casino in downtown Springfield, with certain conditions.

12/09/2013

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Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of Boxing

Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.

09/13/2013

A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

Springfield Voters Approve Casino Agreement

Voters in Springfield have approved a casino agreement between city officials and MGM Resorts International.

07/16/2013

A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

Three Companies Remain In Race For Springfield Casino License

Springfield officials say all three casino developers who submitted proposals during the first phase of the city’s selection process have been approved for the next phase of consideration.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/27/2012

A rendering of the the MGM Springfield project.

MGM Opens Office In Springfield

One of the four gambling companies that have expressed an interest in building a casino in Springfield has opened an office in the city.

10/09/2012

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