Author Archives: Melissa Hill

State Would Lose Millions if Mass Gaming Commission Issues Fourth Casino License

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts would lose $28 million a year in gaming revenue if the Massachusetts Gaming Commission issues a license for a fourth casino in Brockton, less than 20 miles away from where the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is building … Continue reading

First Light Resort & Casino on the Horizon: Final Design Unveiled

At a joint press conference with Taunton city officials, Mashpee Wampanoag tribal leaders today unveiled the final design and construction schedule for First Light Resort & Casino. To the delight of the standing-room only crowd in attendance, tribal leaders said … Continue reading

Decision on tribal casino will bring certainty to market

Posted Aug. 26, 2015 at 7:19 PM Updated Aug 26, 2015 at 7:21 PM The major wildcard looming over the Massachusetts casino market could soon be resolved. The Bureau of Indian Affairs, in an Aug. 21 letter to Taunton City … Continue reading