| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Several Connecticut restaurants boast some of the world's best wine lists, according to Wine Spectator. The magazine has bestowed its 2014 Restaurant Awards upon more than two dozen eateries across the state, taking into account the size and quality of...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Thanksgiving is upon us once again. We had the entire year to prepare after getting inspired during last year’s feast, and yet somehow time always seems to get away. If the thought of scrambling to assemble a last-minute Thanksgiving dinner seems...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The “last night out” before the wedding day is a time-honored tradition. But not every bride and groom wants a night full of shots and scantily-clad dancers. Here are some more creative ways to celebrate impending nuptials.
FOR THE GUYS...
| Feb 4, 2010
In Foxwoods Grand Pequot Tower, one story removed from the roulette wheel’s staccato clicks, the clanging slots, the dizzying neon, and the raucous cheers from the dice pit, you can hear the sound of a pin drop. It’s where gutter meets...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Scott Butera is resigning as CEO of Foxwoods Resort Casino on Oct. 31 to "pursue a rare opportunity outside of the gaming industry," the company said Wednesday.
Butera will remain as a senior adviser to Foxwoods with regard to financial and strategic...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:34 PM
In Atlantic City, the Atlantic Club casino closed this past January. The Showboat Casino Hotel shut its doors Aug. 31. The Revel Atlantic City casino ceased business Sept. 2. The Trump Plaza casino is scheduled to shut down Sept. 16.
Boston, are you...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Two major gambling companies are competing for the biggest market in New England — Greater Boston — and Massachusetts regulators could award the region's sole casino license as early as this week.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission starts...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:39 PM
MASHANTUCKET — The crowd at Foxwoods Resort Casino cheered early for its New Englander, Joe Lauzon of Bridgewater, Mass.
'Go, Joe, go,' they chanted late in the first round of his UFC lightweight bout with Michael Chiesa. Lauzon was their fighter,...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:15 PM
MASHANTUCKET PEQUOT RESERVATION — Foxwoods Resort Casino CEO Scott Butera spoke on stage in front of an archway of balloons, announcing the grand opening of a new retail concourse inside the casino.
Hundreds of people gathered around to hear him...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Chris Rock once cracked that if 10 million people bought the Spice Girls debut album, 1996's "Spice," why didn't he know anyone who purchased a copy.
The same could be said of Yanni. The New Age superstar, who will perform Friday at the Grand Theater at...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Slot-machine revenues at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun were down in July, the casinos reported Friday.
Foxwoods, which announced Thursday it was in talks with senior lenders after failing to comply with "certain financial covenants," reported it...