| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Four Massachusetts towns have rejected casino proposals since early September, adding further evidence to the theory: Bay Staters like to gamble, but many don't want a gambling parlor in their backyard.
Milford voters turned down a proposed Foxwoods...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:07 AM
October slot revenue at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket slid an additional 1.9 percent from the same month a year ago, continuing an unbroken series of monthly of declines that dates to December 2011.
Nearby Mohegan Sun in Uncasville reported a...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:41 PM
As voters in Milford, Mass., prepare to vote on a Foxwoods-backed casino next week, questions arose about Foxwoods' ability to finance the venture.
At a hearing of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission in Boston on Wednesday, state investigators said...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Operation Christmas Child: Nov. 18-25. Collecting gift-filled shoeboxes to send to children overseas. Trinity Lutheran Church, 292 Orange St., New Haven: Nov. 18-19, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nov. 20, 12-3 p.m.; Nov. 21, 5-7 p.m.; Nov. 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nov. 23,...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 7:13 AM
MGM Springfield has inked a marketing agreement with nearby Six Flags New England, putting the entertainment park in MGM Springfield's proprietary loyalty program, which will give casino visitors access to specially priced tickets and discounts.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Foxwoods Resort Casino se separa de la empresa con sede en Las Vegas MGM Resorts International, anunciando el final de su licencia que permitía que Foxwoods marcara su segunda torre casino MGM Grand en Foxwoods.
Las partes han acordado en un período...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:15 AM
MASHANTUCKET — Foxwoods Resort Casino is parting company with Las Vegas-based MGM Resorts International, announcing the end of the licensing agreement that enabled Foxwoods to brand its second casino tower MGM Grand at Foxwoods.
The parties have...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 9:22 AM
Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun both reported a decline in slot revenue in September compared with the same month a year ago.
The casinos have had steady and continued losses, with Foxwoods reporting year-over-year losses since December 2011....
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:34 PM
It doesn't take much prodding for John W. Olsen to launch into a diatribe when the subject of worker pay and Connecticut's labor movement comes up, and Wednesday was no exception.
Olsen delivered his final speech after 25 years as president of the state...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:33 PM
New federally recognized Indian tribes in Connecticut — and the gambling casinos that can accompany them — may once again be on the horizon.
For descendants of the state's Native American tribal groups, the fight for coveted federal...
| Aug 15, 2013
George Malkemus and Tony Yurgaitis know just about all there is to know when it comes to sexy shoes and breeding award-winning dairy cows.
And now the two, who are CEO and vice president respectively of Manolo Blahnik shoes and co-owners of the classy...