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  1. Casino gaming growing in the NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WWLP

    ... Resort at Mohawk Harbor . We're 84 miles away from the slots parlor, Plainridge Park Casino under construction in Plainville, scheduled to open in June. Springfield is also just 95 miles away from the casino Wynn is going to open up in Everett, ...

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  2. MGM To Break Ground On $800M Springfield CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WBUR-AM Boston

    ... area but has not yet broken ground. A slots parlor is expected to open June 24 at the Plainridge racetrack in Plainville but that facility won't offer table games or a hotel. Leading Connecticut lawmakers, meanwhile, want to build a new casino to ...

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  3. Plainville slots parlor scheduled to open June 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The first gambling facility authorized under the state's 4-year old casino legislation is scheduled to open June 24.  Officials at the Plainridge Park Casino say their facility that features 1,250 slot machines will open on that date.  The harness racing track has been undergoing a $125 million in renovations to become the first legal casino-style gambling facility in Massachusetts. The facility will not offer table games.

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  4. An artist's conception of the proposed Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville, Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Turnto10.com

    The first gambling facility authorized under the state's 4-year old casino legislation is scheduled to open June 24. The harness racing track has been undergoing a $125 million in renovations to become the first legal casino-style gambling facility in Massachusetts. The facility will not offer table games.

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  5. Plainville chosen for Massachusetts slots parlorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | WWLP

    ... of a law allowing for three destination resort casinos and a single slots parlor. Before becoming involved in the Plainville plan, Penn National had proposed a resort-style casino in Springfield's North End. That plan was abandoned after Springfield ...

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  6. Massachusetts slots parlor to open June 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WWLP

    ... 24 and lead to the creation of 500 jobs. The $225 million, 106,000 square foot venue is located on Route 1 in Plainville , 35 miles south of Boston and 18 miles from Providence, R.I. It will include a banquet room, simulcast wagering, and 1,800 ...

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  7. Slots parlor to open in PlainvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WHDH

    Vacationers will no longer have to travel to Las Vegas to gamble in a casino. The first slots parlor will open in Plainville in June.

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  8. Plainville slots parlor is first under gambling lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Boston.com

    Four years after the state legalized Las Vegas-style casino gambling, the first slots parlor will open in June, launching an era that officials hope creates thousands of jobs and raises hundreds of millions of dollars in new revenue for the state. At noon on June 24, Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville will throw open its doors to what casino executives expect to be throngs of patrons eager to get inside and try their luck on 1,250 slot machines beckoning with flashing lights and pulsating music.

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  9. Wimpy Kid Author Jeff Kinney to Open BookstoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Writerswrite.com's Writer's Blog

    Jeff Kinney has sold millions of books in his Wimpy Kids series, which is also a popular feature film series. Now he's taking on a new challenge: he's opening a bookstore in his hometown of Plainville, Massachusetts.

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  10. Robert BeauregardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Beth Beauregard of Monticello, and the father of John and Steven Beauregard. The family had formerly lived in Plainville, Mass. Bo was born in Hudson on April 13, 1962, a son of Shirley and the late Richard G. Beauregard, who had served the town of ...

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  11. Gaming Commission staffing up for slot parlorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Groton Landmark

    State gambling regulators are ramping up hiring efforts as the first slot parlor in Massachusetts moves closer toward its opening in June. The state Gaming Commission on Thursday unanimously approved changes to a $25.7 million budget covering the remainder of fiscal year 2015 and reflecting, in part, its effort to turn its attention towards the slots parlor planned for Plainville.

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  12. House approves Twin River hotel in bid to retain revenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... "That pie isn't really growing; it's just going to be split up differently." A 1,250-machine slot parlor in Plainville, Massachusetts, is to open as early as June, and analysts predict Rhode Island's lottery revenues will take a hit almost ...

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  13. Leonard D. MacedoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Leonard D. Macedo, age 84 of Plainville, MA, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015 at his residence. Born in New Bedford, he was the son of Mary and Antone Macedo.

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  14. Police Log: Large Fight, Car Crash Leads to 2nd OUI Arrest, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... Douglas Greim, 22, of Walpole was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. Two 23-year-old males from Plainville were taken into protective custody. 7:06 p.m. - After a motor vehicle accident at Patriot Place, Daniel Geary, 34, of Walpole, was ...

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  15. Trivia Night at Game 7 Sports PubRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Foxboro Jaycees will host a trivia night Wednesday, March 18 at 6:30 p.m. All are invited, including children. Cabin fever? Put down the shovel, and join the crew for team trivia at Game 7 Sports Pub in Plainville on Wednesday, March 18. As always, we'll reserve a table, starting at 6:30 p.m., for dinner and beverages, and trivia will run from 7:30 p.m. until around 8:45 p.m. The win streak is still alive, so we'll start again with some free apps.

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  16. A look at New England casino developmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Gaming is set to open the Plainridge Park Casino, a 1,250-machine slot parlor at the harness racing track in Plainville, this June. Wynn Resorts has set its sights on a 2017 opening for its $1.7 billion casino for the Boston area. And gambling ...

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  17. A look at casino developments in New EnglandRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... Gaming is set to open the Plainridge Park Casino, a 1,250-machine slot parlor at the harness racing track in Plainville, this June. Wynn Resorts has set its sights on a 2017 opening for its $1.7 billion casino for the Boston area. And gambling ...

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  18. Paul R. CharpentierRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Paul R. Charpentier, 48, of North Attleboro, died March 7, 2015 after a brief battle with cancer.  Born November 4, 1966 in New Bedford, he was the son of Nancy Charpentier-Diebling of Plainville and the late Roger Charpentier.  Paul lived in New Bedford before moving to North Attleboro in 8th grade.

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  19. New ownership will open The Meadows Golf Course for play in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... they're playable by May 1.'' Poholek, also a principal owner of Wentworth Hills and Heather Hill country clubs in Plainville , is the club's fourth owner since 2004. "We are in the business of running golf courses and The Meadows caught my eye,'' ...

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  20. Teen Accused of Encouraging Boyfriend's Suicide: 'If Anything, It's My Fault'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    ... granddaughter of a Roy family friend. Although they lived about an hour apart - Roy in Fairhaven, and Carter in Plainville, Massachusetts - they continued to stay in touch mostly through calls, emails and texts, Roy's family and friends say. Those ...

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