Massachusetts Casinos – A Closer Look at Brockton and Rush Street Gaming

I have all along thought New Bedford would be the best Choice for the Region C casino license in Massachusetts.  I thought the close vote to approve and the close proximity to Brockton's High School were not good signs.  I also thought in April when I posted "Is Brockton Mass REALLY Ready for a Casino?" that … Continue reading Massachusetts Casinos – A Closer Look at Brockton and Rush Street Gaming

New Bedford Gets Overwhelming Approval

If community support is important to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, New Bedford is the best place for the last license. Unlike Brockton, there was no organized opposition to the ballot question in New Bedford for a proposed $650 million Foxwoods-managed resort casino for New Bedford’s waterfront. SOUTHCOAST TODAY, however thinks "It would be a terrible mistake … Continue reading New Bedford Gets Overwhelming Approval

New Bedford Casino Proposal Good – For Now

Developers proposing a Foxwoods casino for the city’s waterfront have met a critical deadline set by gambling regulators, according to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission. KG Urban Enterprises submitted the requested documents by Tuesday’s deadline as it seeks to win the state’s third and final resort casino license. Wynn and MGM hold the other two licenses … Continue reading New Bedford Casino Proposal Good – For Now