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Lottery Sales Up Sharply at Plainridge Park

BOSTON (AP) _ Lottery sales are up dramatically at Plainridge Park, Massachusetts' first casino.

The Massachusetts Gambling Commission said Thursday that the Plainville slots parlor and harness racing track generated about $223,000 in lottery sales from June 22 to Aug. 1. That's up ne

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State Seeks to Dismiss Boston’s Lawsuit Against Wynn Casino

BOSTON (AP) _ The state wants a judge to dismiss Boston's lawsuit challenging the award of a casino license to Wynn.

In a filing provided to the Associated Press, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission argues the city doesn't have the right to challenge the decision since casino license awards are not subject to judicial review.

The commissi

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

With Casino Deal Dead, City Looks at Other Uses for Former NStar Site

The New Bedford Economic Development Council is not taking a break to mourn the loss of a casino deal in the city.

Executive Director Derek Santos says the Council will continue to look at potential u

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Officials Mull Future After New Bedford Casino Plan Scrapped

BOSTON (AP) _ Massachusetts gambling regulators are weighing what to do next now that developers of a proposed New Bedford casino abruptly dropped out of the competition.

The state Gaming Commission met Thursday after New York-based developers KG Urban Enterprises notified them late Wednesday that they were withdrawing their plans for a $650 million Foxwoods-operated casino because of an inability to secure financing.

The five-mem

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Blame Game Begins As New Bedford Casino Plan Dies

Count the casino as the latest broken promise to the City of New Bedford.

In a letter to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission Wednesday, KG Urban Enterprises CEO Barry Gosin rescinded the firm's application for the remaining casino license, dashing all hopes of a casino on New Befdord's waterfront

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Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP
Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP

New Bedford Casino Proposal is Dead

The plan to build a $650 million casino on New Bedford's waterfront has been scrapped by the developer.

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Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP

Voters Overwhelmingly Support Casino Proposal

New Bedford residents are betting on a waterfront casino to bring a surge into the city.

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Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP
Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP

New Bedford Decides: Casino Countdown

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) _ Residents on both sides of the debate over a proposed, $650 million Foxwoods resort casino for New Bedford's waterfront are steadily turning out to vote Tuesday.

Supporters s

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Mass. Gaming Commission Chairman Stephen Crosby.  Photo by Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Mass. Gaming Commission Chairman Stephen Crosby. Photo by Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Gambling Commission Leader Says Ethics Complaint Dismissed

AP - The head of the state Gaming Commission says an ethics complaint against him has been dismissed.

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Stern Talks Limitations and No-Smoking At New Bedford Casino

Pending approval from the Massachusetts Gaming Commission Thursday, KG Urban Enterprises forges ahead with a New Bedford casino proposal.

The City and KG Urban have agreed to strict building restrictions, including limited signage and a scaled-down hotel

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