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Boston Globe
Gambling revenue ticks up slightly at Plainridgeplaced it at a competitive disadvantage. The casino will faces a major new com
Gambling revenue ticks up slightly at Plainridge
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
placed it at a competitive disadvantage. The casino will faces a major new competitor next summer, when the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is scheduled to open the first phase of its First Light casino in Taunton, about a 30-minute drive from... Read more
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Providence Business News
Job fair slated for Saturday for First Light casino in Taunton– A job fair will be held Saturday for the new billion-dollar First Light Resor
Job fair slated for Saturday for First Light casino in Taunton
Providence Business News / Posted 12 days ago
– A job fair will be held Saturday for the new billion-dollar First Light Resort & Casino being built by the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe. The tribe’s gaming authority is hosting the job fair, which will be held at the Holiday Inn, 700 Myles... Read more
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The Herald News
Taunton casino to host vendor and job fair Saturday TAUNTON — With the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe having begun site demolition work
Taunton casino to host vendor and job fair Saturday
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
TAUNTON — With the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe having begun site demolition work to pave the way for its First Light Resort & Casino in Taunton, the Tribe’s Gaming Authority is hosting a job and vendor... Read more
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The Herald News
These 7 questions could appear on a ballot in November as petitioners gear up for new round of signaturesstate Gaming Commission recently decided against issuing a third commercial cas
These 7 questions could appear on a ballot in November as petitioners gear up for new round of signatures
The Herald News / Posted 17 days ago
state Gaming Commission recently decided against issuing a third commercial casino license due to the progress the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has made on building a tribal casino in Taunton. State gambling regulators have previously awarded casino... Read more
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The Star
Genting gets nod from Nevada gaming boardsaid LVRJ, adding that Genting has also contracted to manage a property in Mass
Genting gets nod from Nevada gaming board
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
said LVRJ, adding that Genting has also contracted to manage a property in Massachusetts in a partnership with the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe. The Las Vegas resort, once it opens, is expected to have 2,500 full-time employees. Among the licences... Read more
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Boston Globe
Casino dashed, horse racing set to return to Brockton Fairgroundsvoted down the project. Commission members were concerned it would be too close
Casino dashed, horse racing set to return to Brockton Fairgrounds
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
voted down the project. Commission members were concerned it would be too close to a Taunton casino planned by the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe. The Carneys had planned to have thoroughbred horse racing at the fairgrounds this summer regardless of the... Read more
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The Herald News
Casino dreams become reality for Mashpee WampanoagThe Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe stands alone in Southeastern Massachusetts.It wasn’
Casino dreams become reality for Mashpee Wampanoag
The Herald News / Posted 21 days ago
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe stands alone in Southeastern Massachusetts.It wasn’t easy.The journey was a roller coaster ride with twists and turns and heart-stopping plunges. There were times when things looked bleak.One of those plunges was in 2009,... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Proposed casino in Brockton is denied licensedisappointment", saying it lacks strategies for urban renewal and economic deve
Proposed casino in Brockton is denied license
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 25 days ago
disappointment", saying it lacks strategies for urban renewal and economic development. The decision comes as the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is beginning construction on a billion-dollar casino on reservation land in Taunton 20 miles away. © WLNE-TV... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Brockton leaders lament missed economic opportunity in casino decisionCommission on Thursday declined to award a license for a commercial casino in s
Brockton leaders lament missed economic opportunity in casino decision
WWLP Springfield / Posted 25 days ago
Commission on Thursday declined to award a license for a commercial casino in southeastern Massachusetts, where the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has broken ground on a resort casino of its own. After about two and a half days of discussion and... Read more
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Providence Business News
Mass. Gaming Commission rejects casino proposal for Brocktonsaid in a statement. The commission had been deliberating the proposal for two
Mass. Gaming Commission rejects casino proposal for Brockton
Providence Business News / Posted 25 days ago
said in a statement. The commission had been deliberating the proposal for two days. Earlier this month, the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe held a groundbreaking ceremony for its billion-dollar First Light Resort & Casino in Taunton, approximately... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Proposed Brockton casino denied licenseEntertainment said the company is disappointed, but thanked the commission for
Proposed Brockton casino denied license
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 25 days ago
Entertainment said the company is disappointed, but thanked the commission for its "thoughtful deliberation." The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which recently broke ground on a nearly $1 billion resort on sovereign land in nearby Taunton, praised the... Read more
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Boston Globe
April 28, 2016an economic catalyst in one of the state’s poorest cities and clearing the fiel
April 28, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
an economic catalyst in one of the state’s poorest cities and clearing the field for a rival casino planned by the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe in nearby Taunton. The 4-1 vote ends the yearlong effort by Mass Gaming & Entertainment, a partnership of... Read more
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WBUR Boston
No Casino For Brockton: Gaming Commission Denies Proposalaward a license for a proposed commercial casino in the southeastern part of th
No Casino For Brockton: Gaming Commission Denies Proposal
WBUR Boston / Posted 25 days ago
award a license for a proposed commercial casino in the southeastern part of the state — the same region where the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe recently broke ground on its own casino project. Mass Gaming and Entertainment, a subsidiary of Rush Street... Read more
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Lowell Sun
State rejects Brockton casino planCommission on Thursday declined to award a license for a commercial casino in s
State rejects Brockton casino plan
Lowell Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Commission on Thursday declined to award a license for a commercial casino in southeastern Massachusetts where the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has broken ground on a resort casino of its own. After about two and a half days of discussion and... Read more
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The Herald News
Gaming Commission rejects Brockton proposalCommission on Thursday declined to award a license for a commercial casino in s
Gaming Commission rejects Brockton proposal
The Herald News / Posted 25 days ago
Commission on Thursday declined to award a license for a commercial casino in southeastern Massachusetts where the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has designs on a competing resort casino of its own.After about two and a half days of discussion and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brockton casino shot down by gambling commissionan economic catalyst in one of the state’s poorest cities and clearing the fiel
Brockton casino shot down by gambling commission
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
an economic catalyst in one of the state’s poorest cities and clearing the field for a rival casino planned by the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe in nearby Taunton. The 4-1 vote ends the yearlong effort by Mass Gaming & Entertainment, a partnership of... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Gaming board chair tries to KO Brockton casino bidMass Gaming & Entertainment, or leave Southeastern Massachusetts, known as Regi
Gaming board chair tries to KO Brockton casino bid
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 26 days ago
Mass Gaming & Entertainment, or leave Southeastern Massachusetts, known as Region C, as the exclusive domain of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe.“It is very hard to predict the competitive market here,” Commissioner Enrique Zuniga said. “We just know... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Pivotal meeting continues Wednesday on Brockton casinocollective mind of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission as it considers awarding
Pivotal meeting continues Wednesday on Brockton casino
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 27 days ago
collective mind of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission as it considers awarding a casino license to Brockton. The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe just held a recent groundbreaking for a planned resort casino in Taunton, less than 20 miles away from the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Consultant: Additional casino would cost Mass. tax revenueconcern Rush Street Gaming “does not fully appreciate the magnitude” of having
Consultant: Additional casino would cost Mass. tax revenue
WWLP Springfield / Posted 27 days ago
concern Rush Street Gaming “does not fully appreciate the magnitude” of having of a rival casino nearby. The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe broke ground last month on a nearly $1 billion resort that doesn’t require state approval because it’s on... Read more
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Boston Globe
State tax collections would decline if Brockton casino is approved, consultant says$391 million, Scarpelli said. Under a previous agreement with the state, the T
State tax collections would decline if Brockton casino is approved, consultant says
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
$391 million, Scarpelli said. Under a previous agreement with the state, the Taunton casino planned by the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe would not pay any tax to the state unless it has exclusive rights to the region. The tribe would pay 17... Read more
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The Herald News
Casino regulators begin review of Brockton proposalHe’s the lone applicant for the state’s third and final gambling license.But Bl
Casino regulators begin review of Brockton proposal
The Herald News / Posted 27 days ago
He’s the lone applicant for the state’s third and final gambling license.But Bluhm is competing with the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which broke ground last month on a nearly $1 billion resort in Taunton that doesn’t require state... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Five things to know about Brockton casino deliberationscollective mind of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission as it considers awarding
Five things to know about Brockton casino deliberations
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 27 days ago
collective mind of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission as it considers awarding a casino license to Brockton. The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe just held a recent groundbreaking for a planned resort casino in Taunton, less than 20 miles away from the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brockton casino bid faces crucial vote this weekhave billed the project as a sorely needed economic catalyst for the city. The
Brockton casino bid faces crucial vote this week
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
have billed the project as a sorely needed economic catalyst for the city. The plan faces competition from the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which recently broke ground on a $1 billion casino on reservation land in Taunton. The five-member Gaming... Read more
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Island Packet
Casino regulators begin review of Brockton proposalHe's the lone applicant for the state's third and final gambling license. But
Casino regulators begin review of Brockton proposal
Island Packet / Posted 28 days ago
He's the lone applicant for the state's third and final gambling license. But Bluhm is competing with the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which broke ground last month on a nearly $1 billion resort in Taunton that doesn't require state... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Casino regulators begin review of Brockton proposalHe's the lone applicant for the state's third and final gambling license. But
Casino regulators begin review of Brockton proposal
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 28 days ago
He's the lone applicant for the state's third and final gambling license. But Bluhm is competing with the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which broke ground last month on a nearly $1 billion resort in Taunton that doesn't require state... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts weighs another casino for crowded southeastdesperate need of economic development,’’ Bluhm told The Associated Press recen
Massachusetts weighs another casino for crowded southeast
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
desperate need of economic development,’’ Bluhm told The Associated Press recently. But complicating things is the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which broke ground last month on a projected $1 billion project on newly declared sovereign land in nearby... Read more
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Boston Globe
A new casino in Connecticut to compete against MGM more likely due to fiscal crisisWynn Resorts casino in Everett, and is considering a $677 million facility in B
A new casino in Connecticut to compete against MGM more likely due to fiscal crisis
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
Wynn Resorts casino in Everett, and is considering a $677 million facility in Brockton. Earlier this month, the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe broke ground on a $1 billion casino in Taunton. In Rhode Island, plans are moving forward for a new casino in... Read more
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The Herald News
Massachusetts weighs another casino for crowded southeastin desperate need of economic development,” Bluhm told The Associated Press rec
Massachusetts weighs another casino for crowded southeast
The Herald News / Posted 29 days ago
in desperate need of economic development,” Bluhm told The Associated Press recently.But complicating things is the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which broke ground last month on a projected $1 billion project on newly declared sovereign land in nearby... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Massachusetts weighs another casino for crowded southeastdesperate need of economic development,” Bluhm told The Associated Press recent
Massachusetts weighs another casino for crowded southeast
WWLP Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
desperate need of economic development,” Bluhm told The Associated Press recently. But complicating things is the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which broke ground last month on a projected $1 billion project on newly declared sovereign land in nearby... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts weighs another casino for crowded southeastsite plan, finances and other factors. The five-member panel is expected to vot
Massachusetts weighs another casino for crowded southeast
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 29 days ago
site plan, finances and other factors. The five-member panel is expected to vote as soon as Thursday. But the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe broke ground last month on a projected $1 billion project in nearby Taunton, raising questions about whether... Read more
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