Social Media and New England Casinos – By the Numbers

  One month ago, NETimeGambling updated our New England Casinos By the Numbers and added casino #9 - Encore Boston Harbor. It's fun to compare casinos space, hotels, dining options and more. Recently, our Rhode Island correspondent, Miguel, asked the question, "how do these nine casinos compare with social media "likes?"  This interesting approach made … Continue reading Social Media and New England Casinos – By the Numbers

New England Casino Gambling History – Updated

The New England Casino Gambling History has been much like  a horse race. To begin with, it was a slow trot for New England to socially approve of  gambling. Soon, it changed to a full sprint. In fact, there is no finish line in sight. With the word "saturation" thrown around annually, casino expansion continues. … Continue reading New England Casino Gambling History – Updated

Massachusetts Casino Specs and History

BRIEF Massachusetts Gambling History Massachusetts Casino Specs and History is an updated graph of property facts. Today, we also look back at how the Pilgrim state got to this point. Encore Boston Harbor has opened. MGM Springfield will be celebrating one year at the end of  with the summer.  By the way, Plainridge Park Casino … Continue reading Massachusetts Casino Specs and History

Has Encore Boston Harbor Met Expectations?

Has Encore Boston Harbor Met Expectations? In this revised post, a teaser if you will, of more tome, I will try to superficially answer that question. After my two day visit recently, I would like to check my expectations.  Let's see how Encore Boston Harbor met out expectations.  For the prequel post, go to Encore … Continue reading Has Encore Boston Harbor Met Expectations?

Encore Boston Harbor Resort Opening Soon

"It's been less than a year since a new casino opened in New England. But within days, Encore Boston Harbor Resort Opening. The opening of MGM Springfield and legalized sports betting in Rhode Island bumped up gambling interests in New England. But, Encore Boston Harbor raises the bar far above the other gaming properties in … Continue reading Encore Boston Harbor Resort Opening Soon