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Floods biggest fear for Mohawk Harbor
SCHENECTADY

Floods biggest fear for Mohawk Harbor

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014
What’s scarier than a casino? Flooding, at least in the minds of many Schenectady residents who wrote to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers this summer.
 
Proposed Howe Caverns casino operator up for sale
HOWES CAVE

Proposed Howe Caverns casino operator up for sale

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
The company that wants to run a casino at Howe Caverns is now up for sale.
 
Metroplex OKs Alco site environmental review
SCHENECTADY

Metroplex OKs Alco site environmental review

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
Metroplex voted Wednesday night to finalize an updated environmental review of the former Alco site, fulfilling the last local approval needed for the Schenectady site to receive a casino license.
 
Metroplex to vote today on Alco site review
SCHENECTADY

Metroplex to vote today on Alco site review

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014
The Schenectady County Metroplex Development Authority will vote Wednesday night to finalize an updated environmental review of the former Alco site, a 60-acre brownfield along the Mohawk River that could become home to a casino.
 
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville council backs Schenectady casino bid

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
Following a brief discussion, the Gloversville Common Council Tuesday unanimously passed a resolution supporting a proposed casino in Schenectady.
 
Casino panel aims for October decision
CAPITAL REGION

Casino panel aims for October decision

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014
Place your bets on upstate casino locations soon because the Gaming Facility Location Board is preparing to announce its recommendations by the end of the month.
 
SCHENECTADY

Labor union takes to airwaves to rip Schenectady casino group

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014
Labor union Unite Here launched a radio advertisement in the Albany market Wednesday slamming Rush Street Gaming, the company proposing casinos in Schenectady and Newburgh, for its labor history.
 
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville mayor throws support behind Schenectady casino bid

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014
Gloversville Mayor Dayton King is throwing his support behind a proposed casino in Schenectady.
 
Hundreds have say on area casino proposals
COLONIE

Hundreds have say on area casino proposals

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014
Twelve hours of public comments on four proposed casinos in the Capital Region unveiled overwhelming support for a casino in Cobleskill and expected opposition for a casino in East Greenbush.
 
COLONIE

Workers relate stories of Rush Street experience

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
Several employees from Rush Street Gaming’s casinos in Pennsylvania and Illinois spoke about their experiences working for the company during a public hearing on Monday.
 
COLONIE

Proposed Howe Caverns casino has most local support

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
Halfway through the casino public hearing in Colonie and officials with Howe Caverns are only getting started.
 
Testimony under way in casino hearings
COLONIE

Testimony under way in casino hearings

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
Several employees at Rush Street Gaming’s casinos in Pennsylvania and Illinois spoke about the poor work environment at the company’s casinos during a public hearing this morning.
 
COLONIE

Public can comment on Capital Region casino proposals at hearing today

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
A public hearing on proposed casinos in the Capital Region will be held today in Colonie.
 
Big crowd helps film commercial supporting Cobleskill casino proposal
COBLESKILL

Big crowd helps film commercial supporting Cobleskill casino proposal

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
Hundreds of people gathered on the hill at Howe Caverns in Cobleskill on Sunday to be part of a commercial promoting the proposed Howe Caverns Resort and Casino.
 
Public to have its say on casinos
CAPITAL REGION

Public to have its say on casinos

Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014
Supporters and opponents of proposed casinos in the Capital Region are planning their schedules around a day-long public hearing Monday, hosted by the state Gaming Commission.
 
 

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