MGM Springfield Approaches Its First Year of Business | Connecting Point | April 29, 2019

IT’S NEARING A YEAR SINCE THE OPENING OF MGM SPRINGFIELD.THE CASINO MADE A BIG SPLASH WHEN IT LAUNCHED LAST AUGUST,AND HAS BEEN A STEADY PRESENCE IN DOWNTOWN EVER SINCE.RAY HERSHEL SAT DOWN WITH MGM SPRINGFIELD PRESIDENT MICHAELMATHIS TO FIND OUT HOW BUSINESS HAS BEEN, WHAT CHANGES THEY’VEMADE ALONG THE WAY, AND HIS THOUGHTS ON THE CASINO’S FUTUREAS IT APPROACHES THE...

Poker Night in America | Season 4, Episode 16 | Phil vs Phil

– [Voiceover] From Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood Floridathis is Poker Night in America.(exciting music)– Welcome back to Poker Night in America.I’m Chris Hanson,he’s Joe Stapletonand we’re wrappin up day two here at Seminole Hard Rockin Hollywood, Florida.– Comin’ up on today’s show,the two Phils tango.– I gotta get lucky boys.– [Stapleton] See who ends up with a rose in...

Lawmakers to assess impact of casinos on surrounding communities

STATE LAWMAKERS PLAN TO TAKE ACLOSER LOOK AT THE SOCIAL ANDECONOMICIMPACTS OF GAMBLING.22 NEWS STATE HOUSE REPORTERTIFFANY CHAN EXPLAINS WHATTHEY’RE HOPING TOACCOMPLISH.M-G-M SPRINGFIELD PLANS TO OPENTHEIR CASINO IN SEPTEMBER2018 AND UNDERTHE STATE’S EXPANDED GAMING LAW— LAWMAKERS MUST EXAMINE THEIMPACTSTHAT COULD HAVE ON THECOMMUNITY.ON WEDNESDAY, STATE LAWMAKERSAND MEMBERS FROM THEMASSACHUSETTSCOUNCIL ON COMPULSIVE GAMBLINGWITH GATHER AT THE STATEHOUSE FOR AN INFORMATIONALBRIEFING.THE PANEL...