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Artist rendering of proposed Mohegan Sun casino in Revere. (Mohegan Sun Photo)

Revere Voters Approve Mohegan Sun Casino Plan

Voters in Revere have approved Mohegan Sun’s plan to build a resort casino on land owned by Suffolk Downs.

02/25/2014

(Photo credit KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Long-Shot Bill Would Allow NH Voters To Vote ‘None Of The Above’

A bill that would add the option of choosing “none of the above” on New Hampshire ballots seems like a quintessential proposal for the first-in-the-nation presidential primary state that prides itself on having discerning voters.

02/01/2014

(Photo by Michael Springer/Getty Images)

Boston City Council Approves Police Officer Pay Hike

Boston City Councilors have approved an arbitrator-awarded 25-percent pay hike for Boston police officers.

12/04/2013

Market Square, Amesbury (Amesbury/Website)

Challenger Wins Amesbury Mayoral Election By 3 Votes

A recount Thursday found Ken Gray won by three votes over incumbent Mayor Thatcher Kezer.

11/21/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gas Tax Question Could Be Headed To 2014 Ballot In Massachusetts

Activists targeting a portion of a new state law automatically linking future hikes in the gas tax to increases in the rate of inflation say they’ve submitted more than the required number of signatures needed to put the question on next year’s ballot.

11/21/2013

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

Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera. (Photo credit: Bernice Corpuz-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Lantigua Remains 57 Votes Behind Rivera After Ballot Review In Lawrence

Mayor William Lantigua remains 57 votes behind Dan Rivera after Lawrence election officials examined provisional ballots Friday night.

11/09/2013

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

Suffolk Downs To Reassess Casino Bid After Defeat

Suffolk Downs says it will reassess plans to build a resort casino at the 78-year-old thoroughbred race track after East Boston voters rejected its proposal.

11/05/2013

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

City Council Approves East Boston-Only Vote On Suffolk Downs Casino

The Boston City Council voted Wednesday to schedule an East Boston-only vote on the Suffolk Downs casino host agreement on November 5.

09/25/2013

Scott Brown and Sen. Ed Markey. (Photos by Win McNamee and Kris Connor - Getty Images)

Scott Brown Rips Ed Markey For Noncommittal ‘Present’ Vote On Syria

Former U.S. Senator Scott Brown is criticizing newly-elected Senator Ed Markey for his stance on Syria.

09/05/2013

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