Spanning the Web

Taking you around the internet for your afternoon enjoyment.

1206036906Couldn’t we just drive to Mohegan Sun if we wanted to gamble there? The Mashpee Wampanoag gave WBZ a sneak peek at their casino plans. The hypothetical facility would have a 1,200-room hotel, a golf course, and a design inspired by the Connecticut casino. [WBZ]

Can Gov. Patrick get back what he’s lost with a full House? The Legislature commenced a debate on Gov. Deval Patrick’s casino proposal, which got a negative recommendation from a joint committee yesterday. []

It’s one of the few things in Brookline that isn’t kosher: The developer of an old Victorian home in Brookline describes the circumstances around the four-alarm fire that destroyed the structure as “not kosher.” [Brookline Tab]

They just flew in from Ft. Myers and boy are their arms tired: The Red Sox have landed in Japan. We can’t even fathom how bad the jet lag feels. []

And here’s what Bostonista and Chowder have for you.

Here’s a tip: We ask an expert on what to tip at the salon.

It’s not flashy, but it’s good: American Artisanal gives foodie wannabes a look into the world of regional food.