Hudson Valley News
6:25 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Foxwoods Ditches Bid For Catskills Casino

Credit Rendering from Foxwoods Catskills Resort Casino

A second development group is dropping its proposal to build a casino in the Catskills, citing the possibility of a competing casino closer to New York City.

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Hudson Valley News
10:23 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Last-Minute Plans Emerge For A Newburgh Casino

With an April 23 deadline for casino license applications in New York State, the gaming company behind a proposal for an Albany suburb has come forward with plans to apply for another license for a casino in Orange County. 

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New England News
7:48 am
Fri April 20, 2012

Foxwoods CEO: Competition May Spur Online Gambling

The chief executive of Foxwoods Resort Casino says rising competition is forcing the Indian-run casino in eastern Connecticut to consider online gambling and other changes. WAMC’s Lucas Willard has more…

Scott Butera, CEO of Foxwoods, in a web-based discussion Thursday with The Day of New London, said supply in the casino business is clearly outpacing demand. Gambling has been legalized in Massachusetts and casinos in New York are taking a greater share of the market.

He said he expects additional venues and online gambling to be a part of Foxwoods' future.

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