Mohegan Sun appears to be looking outside of Palmer, Massachusetts to build a casino .
With West Springfield out of the running to host western Massachusetts’ sole casino, supporters of Mohegan Sun’s proposal in Palmer say they’re confident voters will ok their plan.
While city and state officials and gambling executives jockey over where and when a casino will land in Western Massachusetts, mental health providers have other concerns.
At a public forum organized by the City of Springfield, Penn National Gaming and MGM Resorts, two companies vying for the region’s single casino license, presented their proposals to city residents
Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse’s announcement Monday that he would consider proposals to host a casino in the city is drawing mixed reaction, not only from local residents, but from leaders of two commun
The commission that oversees gambling in Massachusetts held its first public forum in the western part of the state Wednesday.
Massachusetts State Treasurer Steven Grossman announced Monday his choice for the state’s new commission to oversee casino gambling in the state.
Just weeks after Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick signed a law that will allow up to three casinos into the state, state leaders are beginning the process of forming a gaming commission to oversee the emerging industry.