Recreational Gambling Requires Responsible Gambling

Once each year, I pause the gambling news and hype to be sure we look at the seriousness of problem gambling. March is Problem Gambling Awareness month.  It comes at a perfect time in New England in 2019 when the expansion of gambling continues at a feverish pitch. The addition of legal sports betting in … Continue reading Recreational Gambling Requires Responsible Gambling

MGM SPRINGFIELD – Entertainment, MassMutualCenter & Symphony Hall

MGM Springfield isn’t just a gambling destination, it’s a resort, complete with great entertainment planned in and around the casino. Concerts and events presented will be offered in conjunction with the city’s MassMutual Center — which is managed by MGM — as well as CityStage and Symphony Hall. The Venues MGM Springfield's business parent - … Continue reading MGM SPRINGFIELD – Entertainment, MassMutualCenter & Symphony Hall

MGM Springfield – A Look Back to Start MGM SPRINGFIELD Week

The beginnings of casino expansion in Massachusetts started on November 22, 2011 when then Governor Deval Patrick signed the Expanded Gaming Act into law.  The rest, as they say say, is history in the making. Today we take a look back at casino expansion in Massachusetts, as it pertains to the opening of the Pilgrim … Continue reading MGM Springfield – A Look Back to Start MGM SPRINGFIELD Week