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Rivers Casino to open in early 2017, ahead of schedule
SCHENECTADY

Rivers Casino to open in early 2017, ahead of schedule

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Construction of the Rivers Casino & Resort at Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady is ahead of schedule and is expected to open in early 2017, Rush Street Gaming CEO Greg Carlin said.
 
Rivers Casino ground-breaking set for today

Rivers Casino ground-breaking set for today

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
A ceremonial ground-breaking will be held Wednesday morning for the future Rivers Casino & Resort at Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady.
 

Plenty of Niagara County casino money to go around -- outside Niagara Falls

Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016
The Niagara County Legislature spent $1.27 million in Seneca Niagara Casino revenue in 2015, but none of it went to Niagara Falls.
 
Consultant tapped for Mohawk Harbor inspections
SCHENECTADY

Consultant tapped for Mohawk Harbor inspections

Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015
The city is paying a consultant to oversee construction at Mohawk Harbor.
 
Schenectady, two others awarded casino licenses
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady, two others awarded casino licenses

Monday, Dec. 21, 2015
It’s official — Schenectady is getting a casino.
 
State set to award casino license for Schenectady
SCHENECTADY

State set to award casino license for Schenectady

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015
One year after being recommended for a license, Schenectady’s planned Rivers Casino will officially be awarded one on Monday.
 
NY Gaming Commission to award casino licenses Monday

NY Gaming Commission to award casino licenses Monday

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015
The Gaming Commission plans to award casino licenses during a meeting on Monday.
 

Casinos could see guitar-playing, car-racing, card-grabbing

Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015
Consider them the concept cars of casinos.

 
Moody's: Schenectady casino to face crowded field
SCHENECTADY

Moody's: Schenectady casino to face crowded field

Friday, Dec. 4, 2015
The arrival in New York state of new full-action casinos like the Rivers Casino & Resort in Schenectady will only spread existing gambling revenue thinner, threatening the existence of other casinos, a respected rating agency warned this week.
 
Casino license in Schenectady still on hold
SCHENECTADY

Casino license in Schenectady still on hold

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015
The state Gaming Commission is uncertain if it will award casino licenses to three upstate projects by the end of the year.
 

N.Y. Gaming Commission to meet as casino decision looms

Monday, Nov. 23, 2015
New York's Gaming Commission is scheduled to meet today, but the four casinos awaiting formal licensure might have to wait a little longer.

 
Opponents of Finger Lakes casino rally at Capitol
ALBANY

Opponents of Finger Lakes casino rally at Capitol

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015
Opponents of a casino planned for New York's Finger Lakes have gathered at New York's state Capitol to urge gambling regulators to reject the project.
 
Long wait may be ending for NY's casino projects

Long wait may be ending for NY's casino projects

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
Nearly one year later, the three casino projects are still awaiting formal licensure from the state' Gaming Commission, a lag marked by bureaucratic red tape and lawsuits that quashed any hopes of a quick start to construction.

 
Water flows into Mohawk Harbor
SCHENECTADY

Water flows into Mohawk Harbor

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015
The harbor at Mohawk Harbor is now filled with water and almost ready to accommodate boat traffic as part of Galesi Group’s redevelopment of the former Alco site.
 
Work begins on Marriott hotel at Mohawk Harbor
SCHENECTADY

Work begins on Marriott hotel at Mohawk Harbor

Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

A Courtyard by Marriott hotel at Mohawk Harbor will be open by fall 2016 and water will begin flowing into the harbor as early as next week.
 
 

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