Indian Tribes Push Ahead On Plans For East Windsor CasinoLeaders of Connecticut's two federally recognized Indian tribes are pushing ahead with plans to build a casino, despite delays in federal approvals.
Demolition To Make Way For East Windsor Casino DelayedWednesday was supposed to be demolition day at the site of the former Showcase Cinemas along Interstate 91 in East Windsor, to make way for a new casino planned by the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan Tribes, but the work has been delayed.
Lawmakers To Hold Hearing On Bill Opening Up Casino ProcessConnecticut lawmakers will hold a public hearing after all on whether to allow a proposed competitive process for building Connecticut's first casino on non-tribal land.
First Building of MGM Casino Opens in Western MassachusettsMGM has opened the first building of its resort casino complex in western Massachusetts.
Tribes: East Windsor Casino Plans Moving ForwardThough there's been no construction at the site of a planned casino along Interstate 91 in East Windsor, the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes insist the project is moving forward.
MGM Seeks To Become Part of Lawsuit Over Connecticut CasinoMGM Resorts International has asked to intervene in a lawsuit filed by the state and two federally-recognized Native American tribes against the U.S. Department of the Interior.
Connecticut, Tribes Sue Feds Over Stalled Action On CompactConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the state and two federally recognized tribes are suing the federal government for failing to act on compact changes needed before a new casino can be built to compete with the MGM casino in Springfield, Massachusetts.
MGM Pitches Park City CasinoMGM Resorts International has announced plans for a $675 million waterfront casino in Connecticut's largest city.
House Approves Amended Compacts With Two TribesThe amended agreements could lead to a third casino in Connecticut and the first on non-tribal land.
Tribes, Governor Sign Changes To Compact Allowing New CasinoIt's now up to the General Assembly and the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs to approve an agreement that could lead to a new satellite tribal casino in Connecticut.
Tribe Lights Ceremonial Fire To Cleanse Development SiteThe Mohegan Tribe has lit a ceremonial fire on the grounds of a lot across the river from its giant casino where it is planning construction of a new development.
Malloy Signs East Windsor Tribal Casino BillGov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed legislation into law that could lead to a new tribal casino in East Windsor, the first casino to be built on non-tribal land in Connecticut.