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A Sushi Restaurant and a Luxury Nightclub Are Headed for Encore Boston

Nightlife impresario Ed Kane has a brand-new arcade bar in Downtown Crossing, Seaport nightclubs that attract the likes of Drake and J. Cole, and properties […]

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MGM Springfield Has Officially Made Its Glitzy Debut

A new era of gambling in Massachusetts officially kicked off on Friday morning, as the $960 million MGM Springfield casino threw open its doors. As the […]

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A Man Who Owned Part of the Future Encore Boston Harbor Site Is Suing Wynn Resorts

Another day, another controversy. Wynn Resorts is getting sued yet again over an issue regarding its forthcoming Everett property, this time for breach of contract […]

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Former Encore Boston Harbor Employee Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Wynn Resorts has been trying to distance itself from lewd and inappropriate behavior since news broke in January that the company’s founder, Steve Wynn, had […]

Nick Varano (L) and Frank DePasquale will open a Fratelli restaurant together at Encore Boston Harbor casino.
Restaurants

A Taste of the North End Is Headed for the Everett Casino

The first local operators tapped to open a restaurant at Everett’s forthcoming resort casino bring a combined 45-plus years’ experience to the table—and “an authentic […]

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Wynn Resorts Will Remove Steve Wynn’s Name from its Boston Harbor Property

Steve Wynn’s name will not appear in Everett. Four months after the Wall Street Journal published a bombshell report in which several women accused the casino mogul of sexual […]

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MGM Resorts International Reportedly in Early Talks to Buy Wynn Boston Harbor

Wynn Resorts may be on its way out of Massachusetts. The company, which is under strain following sexual abuse allegations made against its founder, Steve […]

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A Worker at the Wynn Boston Harbor Construction Site in Everett Has Died

A construction worker at the site of the Wynn Boston Harbor project in Everett died of an on-the-job injury Tuesday, the company said in an announcement. […]

Casino mogul Steve Wynn during a news conference in Medford, Mass., Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
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Wynn Resorts Is Considering a Name Change for its Everett Project

In the midst of pressure from residents and state politicians, executives at Wynn Resorts said they are open to removing the Wynn name from the […]

Casino mogul Steve Wynn during a news conference in Medford, Mass., Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
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Steve Wynn Resigns as CEO of Wynn Resorts

Steve Wynn, the embattled casino mogul, resigned from his position as CEO and chairman of the board of Wynn Resorts on Tuesday following allegations of […]

Casino mogul Steve Wynn during a news conference in Medford, Mass., Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
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Steve Wynn’s Sexual Misconduct Settlement Was Hidden from Mass. Investigators

The $7.5 million Steve Wynn paid to a manicurist after she accused him of sexual assault was not disclosed to Massachusetts investigators when the casino […]

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Gov. Charlie Baker Weighs In on Allegations Against Steve Wynn

In the wake of the Wall Street Journal’s bombshell story detailing a decades-long pattern of sexual misconduct, the casino mogul Steve Wynn has lost his […]

Casino mogul Steve Wynn during a news conference in Medford, Mass., Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
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Multiple Women Accuse Casino Mogul Steve Wynn of Sexual Misconduct

Multiple people have accused the Las Vegas casino mogul and Republican National Committee finance chairman Steve Wynn of sexual misconduct spanning decades, the Wall Street Journal reports. […]

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Wampanoag Tribe Wins Key Victory in Push for Casino on Martha’s Vineyard

The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head have cleared a major hurdle in their push to build a casino on Martha’s Vineyard. The U.S. Court […]

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Voters Reject Question 1, Revere Fends Off Slots Parlor

Massachusetts voters have rejected Question 1, the ballot question that would have cleared the way for the state’s second slots parlor, the Associated Press has […]