Plainville

Some of the cars involved in a multi-vehicle crash on I-495 in Plainville that left one driver dead. (Photo by Sera Congi - WBZ-TV)

Victim: Driver Killed In 7 Car Crash On I-495 Was Going Wrong Way

The driver who died in a crash involving seven cars on Interstate 495 Sunday was identified Monday.

05/12/2014

One of the cars involved in a multi-vehicle crash on I-495 in Plainville that left one person dead. (WBZ-TV)

Fatal Crash Shuts 495 South In Plainville After Wrong-Way Driver Report

A multi-car crash on Interstate 495 in Plainville just before 10 p.m. Sunday has left at least one person seriously injured.

05/11/2014

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

Penn National Breaks Ground On Plainville Slots Parlor

Construction is set to begin in Plainville on the first major gambling facility in Massachusetts.

03/14/2014

An artist's rendering of Plainridge Racecourse's proposed facility to accommodate gaming. (Photo from Plainridge Racecourse/Facebook)

Groundbreaking Planned For Plainville Slots Parlor

The company that was awarded a license for the state’s first and only slots parlor says it is ready to start construction on the facility.

03/10/2014

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

(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)

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

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

Slots parlor

Vote Held On Slots Parlor At Plainville Race Track

Voters in Plainville are deciding whether to move forward with a proposed slots parlor at the state’s only harness race track.

09/10/2013

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