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Sep 24, 2014, 13:05 ET
Exterior Image of the proposed Mohegan Sun at the Concord in Thompson, NY. (PRNewsFoto/Mohegan Sun)

More than 75 Area Businesses Sign up for Mohegan Sun at the Concord's Momentum Points Program

 Mohegan Sun at the Concord today announced that 79 area businesses, organizations and destinations have signed on to participate in its...

Aug 14, 2014, 13:15 ET

Mohegan Sun Massachusetts to be Greenest Resort Casino in the Nation as American Institute of Architects Lauds Project Design

Mohegan Sun Massachusetts is expected to be the greenest resort casino in the nation, with one of the highest LEED scores of any such facility in...

Jun 30, 2014, 16:46 ET

Mohegan Sun Submits License Application To New York State Gaming Commission

Mohegan Sun today submitted its final application to the New York State Gaming Commission for a casino license in the...

Dec 31, 2013, 14:51 ET

Mohegan Sun Submits License Application To Massachusetts Gaming Commission

 Mohegan Sun today submitted its final application to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission for the Commonwealth's Region 1 license –...

Aug 29, 2013, 11:15 ET
Entrance view of planned Mohegan Sun Massachusetts casino project in Palmer, MA.  (PRNewsFoto/Mohegan Sun)

Mohegan Sun Massachusetts reaches Host Community Agreement with Town of Palmer, Mass.

 Mohegan Sun Massachusetts today announced it has reached a host community agreement with the Town of Palmer, Mass. – establishing in...

Jul 24, 2013, 15:03 ET

Mohegan Sun Massachusetts Player's Club Card Program to Benefit Local Businesses and Tourist Destinations

 Mohegan Sun Massachusetts today announced a new marketing program that will directly benefit local businesses and tourist attractions...

Jun 07, 2013, 03:00 ET
Entrance view of planned Mohegan Sun Massachusetts casino project in Palmer, MA.  (PRNewsFoto/Mohegan Sun)

Mohegan Sun Massachusetts proposal grows to nearly $1 billion

Mohegan Sun Massachusetts today announced new features of its proposed resort casino in Palmer, Mass. that will grow the project to nearly $1...

May 17, 2013, 11:00 ET
Entrance view of planned Mohegan Sun Massachusetts casino project in Palmer, MA.  (PRNewsFoto/Mohegan Sun)

Mohegan Sun Announces Partnership with Finard Properties for Retail Development in Palmer, Massachusetts

 Mohegan Sun Massachusetts today announced a partnership with Finard Properties – a Boston-based commercial real estate investment and...

Mar 05, 2013, 03:00 ET
Entrance view of planned Mohegan Sun Massachusetts casino project in Palmer, MA.  (PRNewsFoto/Mohegan Sun)

Mohegan Sun Unveils New Brand for Massachusetts

 Mohegan Sun today unveiled a new name and brand for its Western Mass. casino project: Mohegan Sun Massachusetts. The name highlights one...

Jan 14, 2013, 14:42 ET

Mohegan Sun announces partnership, submits application for casino license to Massachusetts Gaming Commission

Mohegan Sun today announced a strategic partnership with Brigade Capital Management ("Brigade") on its project to build a destination resort casino...

May 10, 2012, 03:00 ET

Mohegan Sun Marks Three Years in Palmer

Mohegan Sun today marked the three year anniversary of its presence in Palmer, where the premier New England gaming operator will compete for a...

Oct 23, 2011, 03:41 ET

Mohegan Sun Celebrates 15th Anniversary With Exclusive Sold Out Performance by Jennifer Lopez

Mohegan Sun celebrated its 15th anniversary with a star-studded weekend that included a sold out performance by the sensational Jennifer Lopez....

Oct 22, 2011, 02:03 ET

Mohegan Sun's 15th Anniversary Weekend Kicks Off With Celebrity Tribute to Regis Philbin

Mohegan Sun kicked off its 15th anniversary celebration weekend by honoring Regis Philbin, an American original who has spent the last half-century...

Jun 17, 2008, 01:00 ET

Grand Opening of Project Sunrise on July 17, 2008 Will Transform Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs

PLAINS, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Project Sunrise, the $208 million Phase II casino and entertainment complex that dramatically transforms...

May 27, 2008, 01:00 ET
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Christie Brinkley, (left), the original "Uptown Girl," cheered on her daughter, Alexa Ray Joel (right) Saturday night, May 24 during her performance in Mohegan Sun's Wolf Den. It was a Joel family affair this Memorial Day weekend, as Billy Joel performed the first of his ten sold out concerts in the Mohegan Sun Arena and wife Katie Lee held a cooking demonstration in the Cabaret Theatre to promote her new cookbook, "The Comfort Table." (PRNewsFoto/Mohegan Sun)[MF]
 UNCASVILLE, CT UNITED STATES
 05/27/2008

SPOTTED - Christie Brinkley and Alexa Ray Joel at Mohegan Sun

UNCASVILLE, Conn., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Christie Brinkley, (left), the original "Uptown Girl," cheered on her daughter, Alexa Ray Joel (right)...

Mar 31, 2008, 01:00 ET

Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs Announces Names of Restaurants and Retail Stores for Project Sunrise

PLAINS, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs today announced the names of an attractive and diverse series of dining and...

May 04, 2007, 01:00 ET

Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs Breaks Ground for Expansion

WILKES-BARRE, Pa., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs held a ground breaking ceremony today for its new $180 million casino and...

Nov 16, 2006, 00:00 ET
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Mohegan Sun has announced plans today for a $740 million Project Horizon expansion to be completed in 2010. This brings a new House of Blues experience to Mohegan Sun in Connecticut. (PRNewsFoto/Mohegan Sun)[TC]
 UNCASVILLE, CT UNITED STATES
 11/16/2006

Mohegan Sun Continues to Rise with Project Horizon

UNCASVILLE, Conn., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohegan Sun, the Northeast's premier entertainment destination in southeastern Connecticut, announced...

Nov 14, 2006, 00:00 ET

Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs is Pennsylvania's First Casino Following A Grand Opening Celebration

WILKES-BARRE, Pa., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs made history today with a grand opening ceremony, introducing slot...

Nov 13, 2006, 00:00 ET
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David Cassidy and Davy Jones at The Cabaret Theatre at Mohegan Sun. November 11, 2006. (PRNewsFoto/Mohegan Sun)[TK]
 UNCASVILLE, CT UNITED STATES
 11/13/2006

When David Met Davy

UNCASVILLE, Conn., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Former teen idols David Cassidy of "Partridge Family" fame and Davy Jones, the former "Monkee,"...