November 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 6, 2015 5:07pm
The deadline for towns or other entities to submit their casino proposals to the state’s two federally recognized Indian tribes has come and gone.
October 22, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 22, 2015 4:30am
As plans for the MGM Springfield casino continue to diminish in scope, Connecticut’s two sovereign Indian tribes are moving forward with efforts to maintain their market share through a satellite casino in the north central part of the state.
October 21, 2015
by Christine Stuart | October 21, 2015 7:18pm
(UPDATED 12:13 p.m. Thursday) It won’t be available until September 2016, but once the new daily flights from Hartford to Dublin get started they are expected to be popular with college students, business executives, and leisure travelers.
June 9, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | June 9, 2015 4:30am
The two-year state budget passed in the final hours of the 2015 legislative session relies on $43.6 million from keno, but a revenue sharing deal has yet to be inked with the state’s two Indian tribes.
Tags: keno, gambling, casinos, tribes, revenue agreement, Kevin Brown, jeff berger, elizabeth regan, dh
May 28, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 28, 2015 11:49pm
May 20, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 20, 2015 10:35pm
A majority of Senators felt that the benefits of allowing Connecticut’s two federally recognized tribes to open up one casino north of Hartford would outweigh the risks recently outlined by Attorney General George Jepsen’s office.
Tags: casino, gambling, MGM, Mohegan, Mashantucket, George Jepsen, dh
April 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 22, 2015 4:30am
The East Windsor Board of Selectman unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday that would allow town staff and First Selectwoman Denise Menard to explore the possibility of locating a casino in their town.
Tags: East Windsor, Jason Bowsza, casino, two tribes, I-91 corridor, Windsor, Enfield, Massachusetts, casino, MGM Springfield, dh
April 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 6, 2015 4:30am
February 4, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 4, 2015 12:00pm
The Public Safety and Security Committee will hear public testimony Thursday on a proposal to allow slot machines at existing off-track betting facilities located within five miles of I-91 and I-95.
December 30, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 30, 2014 5:33pm
A Hartford Times newspaper dated Nov. 29, 1951, local municipal budgets from the towns surrounding Bradley International Airport, and an advertisement promoting the airport were among some of the items found inside a time capsule buried for 63 years in Terminal B’s cornerstone.