western Massachusetts casino http://wamc.org en 11 Developers Apply For Massachusetts Gaming Licenses http://wamc.org/post/11-developers-apply-massachusetts-gaming-licenses <p>Eleven applications were filed for gaming licenses in Massachusetts by Tuesday night’s deadline.</p><p></p><p></p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp; In announcing the applicants, Massachusetts Gaming Commission Chairman Steve Crosby said the state is assured of robust competition to maximize&nbsp; job creation and tax revenue.</p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 23:51:17 +0000 Paul Tuthill 55820 at http://wamc.org 11 Developers Apply For Massachusetts Gaming Licenses Hard Rock Pitches Casino Development At Big E Site http://wamc.org/post/hard-rock-pitches-casino-development-big-e-site <p>The competition to build a resort casino in western Massachusetts became more robust Friday. Hard Rock International unveiled plans for an entertainment complex in West Springfield on the grounds where the Big E agricultural fair is held.&nbsp; WAMC”s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief&nbsp; Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 21:58:46 +0000 Paul Tuthill 55591 at http://wamc.org Hard Rock Pitches Casino Development At Big E Site