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Premium Content Crawford dinner tickets on sale

 September 18, 2014

Tickets are available for the dinner honoring Dr. Stephen M. Coan, CEO of Sea Research Foundation, and recipient of the William Crawford Distinguished Service award from the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut. The dinner is 6-9...

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Analyst: Mohegan Sun faces peril in loss to Wynn

 September 18, 2014

A Moody's Investor Service analyst says Connecticut's Mohegan Sun faces financial perils after losing to Wynn Resorts in the effort to get a license to operate a Boston-area casino.

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Premium Content Foxwoods CEO Butera will resign next month

 September 17, 2014

Scott Butera, the Foxwoods Resort Casino executive credited with negotiating the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe’s massive debt-restructuring, will resign at the end of next month but continue to advise the tribe on financial matters.

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Premium Content Good help is harder to find

 September 17, 2014

Local employers are finding it much harder to locate people to fill jobs in southeastern Connecticut today than they did a few years ago, according to a panel of experts who convened Tuesday for a forum at Dime Bank.

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Premium Content Mohegans to open Smashburger in Waterford

 September 17, 2014

The Mohegan Tribe will open its first Smashburger restaurant franchise in the Waterford Commons on Route 85 in Waterford

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Wynn, gambling regulators sign casino license

 September 17, 2014

Officials from Wynn Resorts and state gambling regulators have finalized the Boston-area casino license.

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Premium Content Wynn Resorts wins Boston-area casino license; Mohegan Sun 'extremely disappointed'

 September 16, 2014

Deemed bigger and better financed and promising more jobs and revenue for Massachusetts, Wynn Resorts won the coveted Greater Boston casino license Tuesday, awarded a jewel Mohegan Sun had hoped to claim.

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Premium Content Massachusetts gaming panel wants to hear more from Mohegan Sun

 September 16, 2014

Mohegan Sun and Wynn Resorts will get another chance to address the Massachusetts Gaming Commission this morning about their competing proposals for a Boston-area casino.

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Premium Content Woman reported missing from Mohegan Sun

 September 16, 2014

Mohegan – Mohegan Tribal Police have issued a Silver Alert for a 33-year-old woman who went missing Tuesday from Mohegan Sun Casino.

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Premium Content Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun report smallest year-over-year declines yet in 2014

 September 15, 2014

Both casinos had reported double-digit declines in three of the previous five months. For July, Mohegan Sun was down 3.6 percent, while Foxwoods was down 8.9 percent.

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Premium Content Mohegans' Massachusetts bid to be decided this week

 September 15, 2014

Massachusetts gaming regulators resume deliberations today that are expected to lead to its much-anticipated awarding of the Greater Boston casino license.

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Premium Content Are you ‘Price is Right’ material?

 September 14, 2014

Mohegan Sun will host a "Price Is Right" contestant search on Thursday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Shops at Mohegan Sun concourse.

Two people from the contestant search event at Mohegan Sun will be selected to fly to Los Angeles, and one will...

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Premium Content R.I. study: Newport Grand expansion would benefit state and city

 September 13, 2014

An economist's study of a $40 million plan to convert the Newport Grand slots parlor into a full-blown casino finds it would be an economic boon to the state and to Newport\n

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Premium Content Upcoming local shows

 September 12, 2014

Coming soon to a theater near you:

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Premium Content Massachusetts casino panel gives Wynn preliminary edge over Mohegans

 September 10, 2014

Mohegan Sun appears to be trailing Wynn Resorts in the race for the coveted Greater Boston casino license, which the Massachusetts Gaming Commission is now expected to award next week.

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Premium Content Mohegans say they can bring back the Catskills

 September 9, 2014

Mohegan Sun executives told a state casino-siting board Tuesday that they're intent on resurrecting New York's Catskills region by developing a $500 million resort casino at the former site of the Concord Hotel, a Sullivan County landmark that...

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Gambling regulators to select Boston-area casino

 September 8, 2014

State gambling regulators are set to begin deliberations on awarding the lucrative Boston-area casino license on Monday, even as voters will decide in November whether to repeal the state's casino law, halting the process altogether.

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Premium Content Real high rollers at Mohegan Sun

 September 6, 2014

More than 80 hearty souls, including Mohegan Tribal Chairman Kevin Brown, braved the heights of the Mohegan Sun’s 34-story tower Friday and then rappeled down it it as a fundraiser for the Special Olympics.

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Premium Content Lewis Black takes rants on the road

 September 6, 2014

There are comedians who take the spinal surgeon approach to their work, spending weeks on the rhythm or punch line of a bit, gauging audience reactions and then calibrating delicately. And then there's Lewis Black.

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Premium Content Decision soon on Boston-area casino for Sun

 September 6, 2014

It could take as many as eight more business days for the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to award a casino license for the Greater Boston area, considered the last major untapped gaming market in the Northeast.

At the end of the process,...

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Premium Content Mohegan Sun to make case for Catskills casino next week

 September 4, 2014

Over two days casino operators will parade a total of 16 projects before New York State Gaming Commission's five-member Facility Location Board, all against a backdrop of casino closings in Atlantic City, which this week saw the end of The Showboat...

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Premium Content Former CFO, husband to serve time for embezzlement from casino nightclub company

 September 4, 2014

The former controller and chief financial officer of an entertainment group that owns and operates restaurants and nightclubs at Foxwoods Resort Casino was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court to 46 months in prison for embezzling approximately...

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Premium Content Jeff Beck is masterful in Foxwoods performance

 September 1, 2014

Editor's Note: This article corrects the title of Stevie Wonder's song from "Superstitious" to "Superstition."

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Martha's Vineyard casino issue becomes a question of character

 August 31, 2014

Aquinnah, Massachusetts - On the western tip of Martha's Vineyard, bright clay cliffs and a red brick lighthouse draw visitors as they pile out of cars and tour buses and head up to this town's scenic overlook.

But the leaders of the...

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Premium Content Foxwoods opens revamped shopping concourse

 August 29, 2014

Mashantucket — A new shopping experience awaits visitors to Foxwoods Resort Casino who linger near the Great Cedar Casino.

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