Mashpee Wampanoags Casino – “Game Changer” for Mass Casino Expansion?

The Boston Globe reported last week that the Mashpee Wampanoag Indian Tribe appear to be making significant progress in its quest to secure land in Massachusetts to build a Las Vegas-style casino. We've been hearing about this on-again, off-again casino for three years, but it now seems closer than ever to fruition. The federal government … Continue reading Mashpee Wampanoags Casino – “Game Changer” for Mass Casino Expansion?

Plainridge Says It Will Be Ready – But Will It?

Anyone who has been around to see numerous casinos open, whether east coast west coast or anything in between, knows that build a casino on time is usually not going to happen.  Massachusetts continues to put on its "Steve Wynn" arrogance face with every announcement. Alert the papers everyone - a "slot parlor is about … Continue reading Plainridge Says It Will Be Ready – But Will It?

Somerset Casino Not Looking Like a Good Bet

If this was a horse race, you could say Brockton is closing in on the leader New Bedford and Somerset was fading fast.  Somerset may not be able to close in at all after it's latest set back. This three horse race just turned into two! Quite the momentum swing last Monday - New Bedford gets a rich … Continue reading Somerset Casino Not Looking Like a Good Bet