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Hudson Valley News
4:01 pm
Thu June 12, 2014

Nevele To Unveil Final Design Of Proposed Resort Casino

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The team behind a proposed resort casino in Ulster County will unveil its final design and other details Thursday morning ahead of the June 30th application deadline for a state gaming license.

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WAMC News
7:07 am
Wed June 11, 2014

Morning Headlines With Judy Patrick Of The Daily Gazette

WAMC's David Guistina chats with Judy Patrick of the Daily Gazette about casinos and a drug raid that took place in the capital region.

New York News
7:01 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

From Electric City to Vegas East?

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Just days after a casino proposal for Exit 23 in Albany collapsed,  Schenectady has taken a key step in luring Vegas-style gambling to the city.  

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Hudson Valley News
4:03 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Developer Bows Out Of Casino Bid in Sullivan County

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A development group that wanted to build a casino in the Catskills is dropping out, saying the possibility of a competing casino closer to New York City would make their proposal unsustainable.

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New York News
2:24 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Saratoga Springs City Council Debating City's Future Involvement In Racino Expansion

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Although a full Vegas-style casino expansion is now off the table there, Some Saratoga Springs residents are pushing the city council to seek more involvement in a proposed expansion at the Saratoga Casino and Raceway, but as a deadline approaches, many questions remain unanswered.

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Hudson Valley News
8:01 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Proposed Casino For Town of Newburgh Includes City In Revenues

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There will be two special meetings Wednesday evening in Orange County pertaining to casino resolutions. The first one gets underway at 6.

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Hudson Valley News
4:30 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Public Hearing In Woodbury Is On Tap For Proposed Casino Resort

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There is a presentation and public hearing this evening in New York on one of the casino resorts proposed for Orange County.

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Hudson Valley News
3:11 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Nevele CEO Returns

The CEO of the company proposing the only casino resort for Ulster County is back in the position three weeks after he stepped aside. He had left after a newspaper story resurrected details of an assault case.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon May 12, 2014

Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti

    Casinos in Massachusetts have a star-crossed history — and the licenses haven’t even been awarded yet.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that some voters worry about the impact of casinos on challenged communities.

Hudson Valley News
1:18 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Genting Unveils Resort Casino Proposal In Tuxedo

Rendering of the proposed Sterling Forest Resort
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The operator of the Resorts World Casino New York City at Aqueduct Racetrack has taken the wraps off its proposed casino development for an Orange County town. Several area residents spoke in opposition of the proposal, but the town board has not yet taken a position.

(from video presentation) "...We would like to introduce the next chapter in this 238-acre site’s storied history – the world-class Sterling Forest Resort. Located on a remote site buffered by over two miles of forest from the Town of Tuxedo and Tuxedo Park, residents will see minimal impact from the resort…”

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