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Local Republicans support Suffolk Downs casino plan: Statement

Let's get viral! Did you see that "Big Jet Plane"?

Gambling News: BU Daily Free Press 9/6: Community outreach next step as casino plans unravel

Looking for the "Wow" factor: Globe 9/3: Suffolk Downs casino plan needs cities’ support

From Boston NNN:  Video Interviews with the major parties, pro and con on proposed Suffolk Downs casino

No Eastie Casino: Caesars: Bad Partner for Suffolk Downs, Terrible Bet for Boston

On the Table!
BBJ 8/10:
Caesars puts cash down on Suffolk Downs

Casino News: CBS4 8/22:  All Things Travel: Residents Worry About Suffolk Downs Casino Traffic

Casino City Office Hours: Speak Directly to a City Official During East Boston Office Hours Tuesday, August 28, 2012 8:00AM – 8:00PM 46 Bennington Street, 2nd Floor East Boston

No Eastie Casino: Caesars: Bad Partner for Suffolk Downs, Terrible Bet for Boston

Revere-East Boston Meetings on Casino set:
Daily Item of Lynn 8/8:
Suffolk Downs Revere Meeting set for August 21 at racetrack: East Boston Mtg for August 23.

Daily Item of Lynn 8/8: Suffolk Downs Revere Meeting set for August 21 at racetrack.

The Big Meeting! City of Boston's Host Committee to meet  Tuesday August 7 on Suffolk Downs Casino at East Boston High School. 

Chris Tuttle

Suffolk Downs COO Discusses Casino Plan from Chris Lovett on Vimeo.

Opposition Leader Makes Case Against Casino for East Boston from Chris Lovett on Vimeo.

Boston Mayor Reacts to Casino Plan from Chris Lovett on Vimeo.



Meeting: No Eastie Casino. Monday, June 25, 2012, 6:00pm - 8:00pm at East Boston Social Center

NECN: Residents protest proposed casino in East Boston

Casino Opponents to Caesars and Suffolk Downs: "It's on."

Here come the lawyers: Herald 6/16: Suffolk rival threatening legal action in Eastie fight

Keller @ Large: East Boston Vote For Suffolk Downs Casino May Be Unconstitutional

Tuttle's Tall Tale? Herald 6/14: Suffolk CEO: Casino will reduce crime in Eastie: Cites Pa. town, but numbers don’t add up

Celeste is "Looking out for East Boston":  WBUR 90.9 FM Energetic Leader Of East Boston Casino Fight Is Lifelong Resident

East Boston Kiwanis Club to Host Suffolk Downs Officials at June 19 Dinner Meeting to Discuss Resort Casino Plans More

Latest Casino News: Herald 6/13: Residents fret over casino’s Eastie impact

NECN Debate: Broadside: East Boston casino?

Casino News: Herald 6/13: Residents fret over casino’s Eastie impact

NECN Debate: Broadside: East Boston casino?


Former Mayor Flynn: Give "No Eastie Casino" Respect Herald 6/10 Flynn: Eastie casino is no-win

Still a tough sell Globe 6/10: East Boston unsure if casino is a step up

Globe: Flyover offered as traffic solution.

Is ward-only vote legal? Casino critics: Pols gambling with vote

The opposition: Globe 6/7: East Boston group readies to battle casino; More WBUR Residents speak out

Northeastern and Residents Sponsor Poll on Casino Issue. More

More News: Herald 6/6: Suffolk Downs’ $1B plans met with strong opposition

Suffolk Downs unveils $1 billion plan WBUR 6/5: Jobs, Nostalgia Drive Suffolk Downs Casino Bid: Channel 7: Suffolk Downs unveils casino plans; SouthCoastToday 6/5: Boston track unveils casino plans; Channel 4 Daily Poll Should there be a resort casino in Boston?

Herald II: Not so fast Suffolk Downs! No Eastie Casino: With casino comes traffic, crime and other headaches: Anti-casino community group gives Suffolk frowns

Herald: Suffolk Downs to unveil casino plan on Tuesday, June 5.

Herald: Suffolk Downs to unveil casino plan on Tuesday, June 5.

Gambling Update: Massachusetts not so attractive? Globe 5/22 Adelson won’t seek a casino in Mass.

Gambling News: Fox 5/11:  Gambling in Boston?

More Suffolk Downs: Standard-Times 5/10: Suffolk Downs jumps into lead for Boston area casino license

Here comes Milford: MetroWest Daily News 5/10: Milford casino plan moves forward as Foxborough proposal is dropped

Menino's Board: Patriot Ledger 4/13: Menino touts Suffolk Downs for casino, picks negotiating panel

EB resident appointed: Mayor Menino Appoints Boston's Host Community Advisory Committee Website established 

More: Herald 4/13: Hub, Suffolk Downs ready casino bid

Gaming News: Now forming:Menino-Gaming Commission Herald 4/11: Mayor Thomas Menino to launch his own gaming commission

News: Gambling: Southcoast News 4/9: Gaming Commission sets timetable, first meeting

New Kid on the Block: Globe 3/8: Petruccelli, at Chinatown forum, is upbeat about MBTA, casinos at Chinatown

Latest Gambling News: Worcester T&G: Gaming unit gets former trooper

Gambling News: New York Times 2/26: New Massachusetts Law Allows for Building 3 Casinos

Casino News: Globe 2/22: Mass. casino developers contend with traffic concerns

Casino News: Ceasar's rendering debt: Globe 2/21 Gambling with debt;  CBS MoneyWatch 2/20:  Casinos industry spent millions lobbying in Mass.

Opposition! NECN 2/16 Opposition to East Boston casino growing with 'No Eastie Casino'

Latest Casino News: The Battle is Joined: Globe 2/16:  EB group to fight casino

Casinos: Globe 2/8: No say for some who would be casinos’ neighbors

Suffolk Downs official: Traffic will not be a problem Hamilton-Wenham Patch 2/7:  Suffolk Casino Developer: We Will Help Improve North Shore Traffic

A story about a casino and a hole in the ground downtown Dorchester Reporter 2/2: Casino vote link to downtown fix has council, mayor trading barbs More background: Murphy's Law?: Globe 1/28: City Council head using casino plan as leverage Plus: Globe 2/2: New developer to take control of former Filene’s site

Casino News:  Globe 1/15:  Mass. gaming chief seeks 'creative' casino bids

Casino-related News: Boston Business Journal 1/30:  6.2-acre lot near Suffolk Downs fetches $3.75 million

Casino News: Globe 1/12: Suffolk casino plan on easier track Herald 1/12: Revere, Suffolk officials meet as casino jockeying continues

Murphy backpedals on council casino committee: Globe 1/12: Council drops casino panel plan

Casino News: Herald 1/3: Board eyes who gets say in casino vote  Globe 1/3: City Council to study casinos

More from WBUR 1/2: Casino Bid Could Be Good News For Downtown Crossing

Before Suffolk Downs can move! JP Patch 1/2: Murphy: "Fix That Damn Hole in the Ground"

Casino News: BBJ 12/30: Mohegan refinancing threatens casino operations, Palmer plans

Recent Casino News: Globe 12/22  Suffolk Downs as casino site drawing mixed reviews from local leaders

The Mayor and the Developer Globe 12/21/2011 Gambling on Mayor Menino’s ire; More from Boston Magazine: 12/21 Menino's Suffolk Downs Problem

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!  Herald 12/20: Jobs stack deck for Hub casino

Not at the ballot box!  State House News Service 12/8: Coakley says casino law repeal is not eligible for ballot

Front Group? Sun Chronicle 12/8: Anti-casino group denies receiving funding from outside

Latest Gambling News: MyFox Boston 12/6: Boston Mayor Tom Menino votes Suffolk Downs for casino location

Roll 'em!:  Globe 11/22: Patrick signs casino bill into law

Meanwhile at City Hall: Dot News 11/22  City Council gains sign-off power on casino referendum

Archdiocese to Patrick: BBJ 11/21:  Veto the Bill

Neighborhood Network News: How the Casino Bill Plays in East Boston 11/18 Video

BBJ 11/18: What you need to know about the casino bill

The House Always Wins: Opponent Compares Casino Bill to Predatory Lending:

Lawmakers pass bill: WRKO 11/16: Mass. casino bill passed after last-minute change

More on "Gaming": WCVB-TV Ch. 5 11/16: Casino Approval Spurs Neighborhood Fears
East Boston Residents Worried About Crime, Traffic

It's coming, they say! Herald 11/16: Deval Patrick: Let the gaming begin! "'The full-time casino jobs and tax revenue will come sooner at Suffolk Downs than anywhere else,” said Michael Monahan of the electrician's union, IBEW, who believes the East Boston track could be up and running a full year before other contenders are ready because it’s already a gaming facility with a functioning structure.'" More coverage: Newburyport News: 11/16: Casino bill gets speedy approval

How they voted. WBUR-Radio 90.9: Casino bill roll call  (Anthony Petruccelli, D-Boston – Y: Carlo J. Basile, D-Boston – Y)

On the heels of the gaming debate: Neighbors of Suffolk Downs speak at JPNA

Caesar's Palace Eastie: Worcester Telegram 10/30 Observers betting on 3 sites, but …: "Asked to handicap the competition for the eastern region license, Mr. Brody, like many observers, put his money on Suffolk Downs — which his company no doubt would welcome as it puts a competing casino just about as far away from Palmer as possible." 

Recent News on Casinos: Just Talk? Globe 11/3: Town’s OK of casino may be a long shot Salem News 12/1:  Suffolk casino not a done deal yet: and  Salem News 12/1 Alliance raises concerns about Suffolk Downs casino traffic; Meanwhile, Sun Chronicle 12/1: Casino chief eyes Foxboro

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