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  1. Last-gasp plan to save Suffolk Downs includes law changesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... will close after its final race Saturday. The commission rejected a casino on the land in favor of Wynn Resorts' Everett proposal, forcing a closure that threatens the livelihoods of roughly 1,100 people. How track wagers flow into winners' purses. ...

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  2. 5 Recent Arrests in MaldenRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Ronald Daniels, of 53 Sharon St., Medford, was arrested at 1 p.m. Saturday at Malden Mini Market, 539 Main St., and charged with unarmed robbery. Ahmed Mehmedovic, of 226R Russell St., Everett, was arrested at 4:21 p.m. Friday at Stop & Shop, 99 Charles St., and charged with shoplifting by asportation.

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  3. Horsemen file application for racing at Suffolk DownsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... nd of the year after the commission rejected a Mohegan Sun casino on the property in favor of a Wynn Resorts plan in Everett. The track's final scheduled race is Saturday.

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  4. Racing Application Keeps Suffolk Downs' Hopes AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... INFORMATION Contact [...] In the wake of a state commission's decision to award a casino license for a proposal in Everett over a competing plan in Revere,track officials have said that Saturday will be the last day of live racing . On Wednesday, ...

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  5. Wynn stresses - wow' factor during speech in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... It was Wynn's first public address since his plans for a $1.6 billion hotel casino on the Mystic River waterfront in Everett earned the Greater Boston resort casino license two weeks ago. Wynn hopes to open his Everett resort in 2017, presuming that ...

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  6. Shirley Leung Steve Tocco takes a victory lap on Wynn winRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... Suffolk Downs had two Boston mayors on its side. Tom Menino was so behind Suffolk co-owner Joe O'Donnell, the Everett native who made a fortune selling concessions, that the mayor refused to meet with Wynn about building a casino in Boston. Suffolk ...

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  7. Clause Prevents Revere from SCA Status with EverettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Revere Journal

    Revere is likely to never see any official fruits of the casino project in Everett, with no Surrounding Community status or agreement due to a clause in the City's Host Community Agreement that waived its status on the Everett project. The same term was included in the Boston agreement, and now both municipalities find themselves the surrounding communities that are not surrounding communities.

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  8. Moving Forward from Casino LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Revere Journal

    ... casino madness is out of the way, we need to talk about how we'll compete against other communities like Chelsea, Everett and Somerville," he said. "We're all in a competition for economic development and residentsa I think we need to have a Master ...

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  9. Casino Opponents Working Hard on RepealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Charlestown Patriot-Bridge

    Neighborhood Council Chair Tom Cunha and Charlestown resident Stephen Spinetto said they are both opposed to casinos in general and opposed to the Wynn project in particular. Revere Mayor Dan Rizzo said he will not support the expanded gaming repeal, Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria challenged the media to get information out to the voters to prevent confusion - and at the same time - many influential Charlestown residents have jumped very vocally on the repeal effort.

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  10. Report: Gambling industry paid out $38B in taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Cape Cod Times

    Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria, right, gestures while being interviewed by reporters after a meeting of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, who voted in favor of a Wynn casino to be built in Everett, Mass., in Boston, Wednesday, Sept.

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  11. Six bold plans for the future of Suffolk DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Boston.com

    Gaming Commission awarded the coveted Boston-area casino license to the Wynn Resorts bid in Everett earlier this month, it sounded the death knell for Suffolk Downs, the money-losing 80-year-old racetrack whose owners mounted the rival bid. With no casino in its future, the track is likely shutting down this week.

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  12. Seven things you should know about Scott SolombrinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Boston.com

    ... owned vehicles, 3,100 employees, and projected annual revenue of $250 million. He also inherited BostonCoach's large Everett headquarters and technology. 3He's not a gambling man, but he's confident that a new casino in Everett will bring him ...

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  13. Gaming's Future in Massachusetts is Still Up in the AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Motley Fool

    A ballot referendum in November could overturn the law that allowed gaming in the first place, and with casinos going bankrupt down the coast in Atlantic City, New Jersey, public sentiment could be turning negative. At stake is Wynn Resorts' $1.6 billion resort in the Boston suburb of Everett, Massachusetts and MGM Resorts' $800 million resort in Springfield, Massachusetts.

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  14. Fred Salvucci: Proposed Wynn casino will exacerbate Sullivan Square trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Boston.com

    The Massachusetts Gaming Commission got it half right, albeit for the wrong reasons, when it rejected a casino license to Mohegan Sun for its proposal for Suffolk Downs. The governor should step in now and block the license it awarded to Steve Wynn for a casino in Everett.

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  15. The next real estate frontier: a Chelsea?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Boston real estate

    ... there, partly because of the disappointing T-stop renovation and the dizzying changes to the streetscape. Revere, Everett and Lynn are other cities that always seem to be on the verge of a "renaissance," but never get there. But Chelsea? This time ...

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  16. Ann M. Balian, at 76,a resident of MedfordRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Boston Herald

    ... d and Joe Donahue of Medford; four sisters, Jeanne Gear of Malden, Marylou DeBenedictis of Medford, Joyce McGahey of Everett and Debbie Falco of Medford; and six grandchildren.

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  17. Gaming Commission Shifts Focus To Suffolk Downs' FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | CBS Local

    A week after awarding the eastern Massachusetts casino license to Wynn Resorts for their proposal in Everett, the state's gaming commission will turn its attention to Suffolk Downs in a meeting on Thursday. Wynn was granted the license over a competing proposal from Mohegan Sun in Revere near the site of Suffolk Downs.

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  18. Permits Wynn Resort's next battleRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Boston Herald

    Among the mountain of permits Wynn Resorts must secure to capitalize on its casino license in Everett is a risky waterfront development approval that one expert said is prone to delays and appeals from project opponents. Wynn, which has a 3-year construction schedule, needs up to 15 permits for its $1.6 billion casino from a range of agencies, including the state departments of transportation, conservation and recreation, and environmental protection, as well as the Boston Transportation Department, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Massachusetts Water Resources Authority.

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  19. Charlestown Home Sales Drop in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Patch.com

    ... a drop from $759,000 after the first eight months of 2013. Abutting communities of Somerville, Chelsea, Medford and Everett also saw drops in home sales in August compared to a year ago, while nearby Cambridge saw increases compared to August 2013. ...

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  20. Obituary: Ann 'Annie B.' Balian, Lifelong Medford ResidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Patch.com

    ... Arizona, Marylou DeBenedictis of Medford, Tom Donahue of North Carolina, Leo Donahue of Brimfield, Joyce McGahey of Everett, Joe Donahue and Debbie Falco, both of Medford. Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., MEDFORD, Saturday at ...

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