2007 December 29 Gambling News, Events and Happenings
State gambling deal with Seminoles is potential boon for landowners A state compact reached last month to allow Las Vegas-style gambling at the Seminole Tribe’s casinos could spur major development on and around tribal reservations.
A state smoking ban on casinos takes effect on Jan. 1, but CBS4 and the Rocky Mountain News have learned some casinos may decide not to call the police if people are caught smoking.
The casino story is barely in its infancy, but hardly a day went by this year when it wasnt momentous news in southeastern Mass, across the state, and certainly in Middleboro.
AFINNISH billionaire who inherited a fortune from the arms trade and has extensive gambling interests in Las Vegas has emerged as one of David Camerons major financial backers.
More than thirty college football teams are squaring off in games across the country this week. But, with so much coverage of the games comes easy access to gambling. While most people can place a few bets for fun experts say gambling addictions are becoming an increasing problem. Even though sports gambling is illegal in most states, its still a growing trend. Most addictions start innocently. …
BOSTON - Treasurer Tim Cahill is confident the state lottery wont lose out if casinos open in Massachusetts. With a Foxwoods-style resort and casino being planned for Middleboro, others worry the chance to gamble in style may lure players away from the nations second-richest state lottery.
BOSTON - They sprang up in a verdant corner of Connecticut once known for its submarine base and shipyard, pharmaceutical industry and mills.
The college football schedule gets underway early today, as the Huskies of Connecticut face Wake Forest at 1 p.m. EST in the Meinke Car Care Bowl. The Demon Deacons…
At night, the Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel stands out as the brightest light on the Niagara Falls horizon.