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Senator: Chairman of Mohegan Tribal Council resigns

A Connecticut state senator says Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown has submitted his resignation citing undisclosed personal reasons.

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5/6/2019

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(Massachusetts) -- A Massachusetts federal judge said Monday that she would review a damning state gambling commission report on Wynn Resorts' handling of abuse...

4/16/2019

article Malerba to deliver Eastern Connecticut’s commencement address
(Connecticut) -- Marilynn “Lynn” Malerba, chief of the Mohegan Tribe, will be the commencement speaker at Eastern Connecticut State University’s 129th...

4/13/2019

article Skeletal remains found on Mohegan tribal property
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan and state police are investigating the discovery of skeletal remains on Mohegan property Thursday morning, according to the Norwich Bulletin....

2/18/2019

article Mohegan Chairman Resigns at the Top of His Game
(Connecticut) -- The resignation of Kevin “Red Eagle” Brown as chairman of the Mohegan Tribal Council came after a high profile two weeks, during which he...
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2/11/2019

article Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown Resigning, as Connecticut Casino Battle Continues
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown has announced his resignation, and it comes at a critical period, as the Native American group fights to...
article AMERICAN HERO: Mohegan chairman’s resignation came at end of high-profile period
(Connecticut) -- Kevin Brown’s resignation Friday as chairman of the Mohegan Tribal Council came at the end of a two-week stretch in which he kept a high profile,...

2/10/2019

article Mohegan Tribal Chairman resigned, to remain on board
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribal Chairman has resigned, but will remain on the Tribal Council, according to a Tribal executive. Former Chairman Kevin Brown announced...
article Mohegan tribal chairman resigns
(Connecticut) -- Kevin “Red Eagle” Brown is immediately stepping down from his role as chairman of the Mohegan Tribe, according to a statement released this...

2/9/2019

article Brown resigning chairmanship of Mohegan Tribal Council
(Connecticut) -- Kevin Brown is stepping down as chairman of the Mohegan Tribal Council, according to people who confirmed Saturday that the tribe informed them of the...
article Senator: Chairman of Mohegan Tribal Council resigns
(Connecticut) -- A Connecticut state senator says Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown has submitted his resignation citing undisclosed personal reasons.

11/21/2018

article Morongo opens second casino
(California) -- Proving that you can always go home again, the original Casino Morongo reopened on Saturday to offer slots, bingo, bowling, food and fun in a beautifully...

9/1/2018

article Mohegan linguist preserving language that all but died out
(Connecticut) -- No one is fluent in the Mohegan language anymore, but Stephanie Fielding, a member of the tribe, speaks it better than most and is working to restore as...

8/16/2018

article Mohegans ready to welcome community for Wigwam Festival
(Connecticut) -- Members of the Mohegan Tribe will welcome the community this weekend for the 2018 Mohegan Wigwam Festival at Fort Shantok. The annual festival, which...

8/11/2018

article The Mohegan Tribe Stands Apart In The World Of Sports Ownership
(Connecticut) -- Tucked away inside the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Conn. is the Mohegan Sun Arena. The 10,000 seat venue plays host to some of the biggest music...

7/2/2018

article Norwich plans to purchase parcel adjacent to Uncas Leap
(Connecticut) -- The City Council Monday is considering the purchase of a tiny vacant lot on Yantic Street so it can be incorporated into the proposed Uncas Leap...

6/7/2018

article Mohegan Tribe opening 4th Arooga’s in Shelton
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Holding Co., the Mohegan Tribe’s nongaming business arm, announced it will open its fourth Arooga’s Grille House & Sports...

6/6/2018

article Feds finally approve East Windsor Casino
(Connecticut) -- After over a year of impressive government inaction, the US Department of Interior’s Bureau of Indian Affairs has finally removed a major...

6/5/2018

article Tribe suspended chief of staff after drunken driving charge
(Connecticut) -- The chief of staff for the tribe that owns and operates the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut has been under a suspension following an arrest on...

4/13/2018

article Tribal forests in Wisconsin are more diverse, sustainable
(Wisconsin) -- Don Waller first visited the forests managed by the Menominee Nation in the 1980s while studying the effects of deer on seedling growth. He was...

4/9/2018

article Mohegans, Pasta Vita opening Wethersfield location next week
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Holding Co., the Mohegan Tribe’s nongaming arm, will open its second Pasta Vita location April 17 in Wethersfield. The gourmet-to-go...

4/5/2018

article Resorts Casino Hotel Celebrates 40 Years of Gaming
(New Jersey) -- In honor of 40 years of welcoming guests to experience Atlantic City’s world-class gaming scene and nostalgic boardwalk culture, Resorts Casino...

3/26/2018

article Peabody completes transfer of artifacts to Mohegan Tribe
(Connecticut) -- The Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History has completed its transfer of hundreds of Mohegan artifacts to the tribe’s Tantaquidgeon Museum in...

2/24/2018

article Meriden man allegedly tries to run over Mohegan Tribal Police officer, ignites car chase
(Connecticut) -- A Meriden man is in State Police custody after he tried to run over a Mohegan Tribal officer and then started a police chase Saturday morning.
article Meriden man charged after police chase
(Connecticut) -- A 22-year-old Meriden man faces multiple charges after leading police on a chase that ended with him crashing into a tree in Lebanon.

2/19/2018

article Mohegan Tribe awards grants for Connecticut schools, educators
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe has announced the recipients of its 2018 Mohegan Tribe Challenge Grants, which are awarded annually to Connecticut schools and...

1/7/2018

article EPA recognizes Danbury and Monroe organizations
(Connecticut) -- A Monroe organization and a Danbury firm has received a "Regional WasteWise Achievement Certificate" from the federal Environmental Protection...

12/9/2017

article LETTER: Mohegan gives gift of second chances for those in recovery
(Connecticut) -- The Southeastern Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (SCADD) is an organization dedicated to helping people and their families with alcohol...

12/2/2017

article Mohegan Holdings opening new Smashburger restaurant in R.I.
(Rhode Island) -- Mohegan Holding Co., the Mohegan Tribe’s nongaming business arm, announced Friday it will open its seventh Smashburger restaurant next week, in...

11/22/2017

article Mohegan Sun to Break Ground Next Month on $5 Billion Casino Resort in South Korea
(South Korea) -- Connecticut tribal gaming operator Mohegan Sun is readying to break ground on its first foreign development project. During a conference call this week...

11/21/2017

article Mohegan artifacts moving to tribe’s museum from Yale
(Connecticut) -- Hundreds of Mohegan Tribe artifacts will be transferred from the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History to the tribe’s Tantaquidgeon Museum thanks...

11/18/2017

article Yale Agrees To Return Hundreds Of Artifacts To Mohegans
(Connecticut) -- Yale University will return hundreds of artifacts to the Mohegan tribe — many of them obtained in an archaeological dig in the 1930s in Uncasville...
article Yale, Mohegans agree on transfer of artifacts
(Connecticut) -- Yale University and Mohegan tribal officials signed an agreement Friday that calls for Yale’s Peabody Museum of Natural History to transfer...

11/17/2017

article Agreement marks new chapter in Yale-Mohegan relationship
(Connecticut) -- Yale University and the Mohegan Tribe today finalized an agreement to transfer hundreds of objects of tribal origin from the Yale Peabody Museum of...
article Yale returns cultural artifacts to Mohegan Tribe
(Connecticut) -- Yale returned hundreds of cultural items — including a wooden succotash bowl from a former Mohegan matriarch and a wooden mortar — to the...

10/30/2017

article Mohegan tribe helping town fund Camp Oakdale athletic field
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Tribal Council members on Monday presented Mayor Ronald McDaniel with a $68,300 donation to complete funding for the site-clearing and...

9/30/2017

article In taking oath, Mohegan Tribe’s newest leader will fulfill a promise
(Connecticut) -- A rarity among high school seniors, Sarah Harris had a clear idea where her college education would lead. At 17, her Dartmouth acceptance in hand, she...

8/27/2017

article Kevin Brown re-elected Mohegan tribal chairman, Bozsum ousted
(Connecticut) -- Kevin Brown, the retired Army colonel elected chairman of the Mohegan Tribal Council in 2013, won re-election to a second four-year council term in...

8/22/2017

article Mohegans, partners plan to open second Pasta Vita location
(Connecticut) -- Pasta Vita at Mohegan Sun, a franchise operation co-owned by the Mohegan Holding Co. and the founders of the original Pasta Vita, a gourmet-to-go food...

8/19/2017

article Annual Mohegan Wigwam Festival ‘keeps the culture alive’
(Connecticut) -- Fort Shantok came alive with drums, dancing and chanting this weekend as tribes from as far away as North Dakota to dance, share music, and keep their...

8/2/2017

article Mashantucket Pequots launch suicide-prevention program
(Connecticut) -- For years, the American Indian/Alaska Native demographic group has seen some of the highest rates of suicide in the United States, especially among...
article Newly formed Mohegan Youth Council trains future leaders
(Connecticut) -- Five members of the Mohegan Tribe were elected to positions last week in the tribe’s new Youth Council that will focus on promoting continued...

7/31/2017

article Five incumbents, five challengers seek Mohegan council seats
(Connecticut) -- Five of the Mohegan Tribal Council's nine members, including Kevin Brown, the chairman, are seeking re-election in secret-ballot voting among tribal...

7/29/2017

article Mohegan to start building $5B South Korean casino this year
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment, the major U.S. regional tribal casino operator, says it plans to start construction of its new $5 billion casino...

7/26/2017

article Property owner pressing case against Mohegan official over ‘stone groupings’
(Connecticut) -- John Drabik says he’s being stonewalled in a two-year-old dispute with the Mohegan Tribe, which claimed putting a cell tower on an Ancient Highway...

6/17/2017

press release Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority changes name
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority announced Friday it has changed its name to Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment. The authority operates Mohegan Sun...

5/16/2017

article Norwich planning officials view Mohegans’ plans for hospital property
(Connecticut) -- The plans to develop a major sports, entertainment, retail and housing resort at the former Norwich Hospital property in Preston will serve as a...

5/14/2017

article Norwich planners will hear about Preston’s Norwich Hospital plans Tuesday
(Connecticut) -- City planning officials will discuss the proposed development at the former Norwich Hospital in Preston Tuesday with the chairman of the Preston...

5/10/2017

article House passes bill authorizing mutual aid between tribal, town police
(Connecticut) -- The state House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday authorizing the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribal police departments to enter into...

4/19/2017

article Malloy looks on as Norwich Hospital deal is signed
(Connecticut) -- Town and tribal leaders signed copies of the newly approved Property Disposition and Development Agreement during a public signing ceremony Wednesday at...
article Preston officials, Mohegan tribe make deal official
(Connecticut) -- A property deal between the town and the Mohegan Tribe to develop the former Norwich Hospital site was formalized Wednesday at a signing ceremony just...
article The tribe and town sign development agreement
(Connecticut) -- A drive through the former Norwich Hospital site shows the past as you see the remaining abandoned buildings, but it also shows the potential of the...
article Voters overwhelmingly support Mohegan Tribe land deal
(Connecticut) -- Connecticut residents have overwhelmingly voted to push forward new development negotiations between the town of Preston and the Mohegan Tribe. An...

4/18/2017

article Preston Looks Ahead To Big Future After Vote On Norwich Hospital Development
(Connecticut) -- For two decades, this town of 5,000 stood sandwiched between the state's gambling giants, Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Resort Casino, but with little...
article Preston voters head to polls today for Norwich Hospital referendum
(Connecticut) -- Turnout has been strong Tuesday morning for the referendum on whether to approve a proposed purchase and sales agreement with the Mohegan Tribal Gaming...

4/6/2017

article Preston residents ready to vote on Norwich Hospital deal
(Connecticut) -- First Selectman Robert Congdon, serving as town meeting moderator, asked four times if any of the 40 residents and town officials in the audience had...
article Preston residents send draft agreement with tribe to referendum
(Connecticut) -- Residents took little time Thursday to send a draft property development agreement between the town and the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority that would...

3/29/2017

article Mohegans, BBQ master to roll out line of barbecue pellets
(Connecticut) -- Where there’s smoke, there might be barbecue. And, increasingly, it might have a southeastern Connecticut flavor. The Mohegan Holding Co., the...
article Preston residents get answers about draft agreement with tribe
(Connecticut) -- Residents expressed support for and had questions about the draft proposal development agreement between the town and the Mohegan Tribal Gaming...

3/22/2017

article Preston residents get look at draft of deal with Mohegan tribe
(Connecticut) -- Officials in Preston met Wednesday to give residents an overview of the draft property development agreement between the town and the Mohegan Tribal...
article Residents get first look at agreement for former Norwich Hospital
(Connecticut) -- About two dozen people attended the first public informational meeting Wednesday to hear details of a proposed purchase and sales agreement between the...

3/20/2017

article Agreement for former Norwich Hospital property to go to voters next month
(Connecticut) -- A purchase and sales agreement between the town and Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority for a plan to redevelop the former Norwich Hospital property will go...

3/17/2017

article Preston agency approves land deal with Mohegans; town meeting, referendum to be set
(Connecticut) -- The Preston Redevelopment Agency on Friday unanimously approved the 150-page purchase-and-sales agreement with the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority that...

1/16/2017

article Mohegan Tribe details plans for non-gambling resort
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority is unveiling its plans to redevelop the site of a former psychiatric hospital in Connecticut. Tribal officials...
article EDITORIAL: Mohegan’s Preston project is outstanding news for region
(Connecticut) -- This time it appears it is really going to happen. Development will take place at the former Norwich Hospital campus in Preston, dramatically expanding...

1/15/2017

article Mohegan tribe unveils concept for Norwich Hospital site
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority announced Saturday its development concept for the 393-acre former Norwich Hospital property, which centers on a $...
article Mohegan Tribe details plans for non-gambling resort
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority is unveiling its plans to redevelop the site of a former psychiatric hospital in Connecticut. Tribal officials...

1/8/2017

article Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority Names New General Counsel
(Connecticut) -- Robert Rubenstein, the former general counsel of the embattled Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s China operations, is taking a gamble on a new casino job. This...

12/7/2016

article Zoning issues part of Preston-Mohegan talks for Norwich Hospital
(Connecticut) -- The Preston Redevelopment Agency held a special closed-door meeting Wednesday to discuss draft proposed zoning regulation changes at the former Norwich...

12/5/2016

article Mohegan Tribal Council supports Preston Long Society Meetinghouse restoration
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Tribal Chairman Kevin Brown talked of the 400-year neighborly relationship between the town of Preston and the Mohegan Tribe across the Thames...

11/30/2016

article Tantaquidgeon museum keeps Mohegan culture alive
(Connecticut) -- Late in the autumn of 1931, a half-blind, crutch-bound Mohegan tribesman hatched an ambitious plan: to establish a museum to display and preserve his...

11/8/2016

article Mohegan Tribal Council chair previews ‘Vets Rock’ event
(Connecticut) -- Kevin Brown is a father, grandfather, chairman of the Tribal Council of the Mohegan Tribe, and retired U.S. Army Colonel. “When I graduated from...

10/27/2016

article Preston, Mohegan Tribe need more time to complete negotiations for Norwich Hospital
(Connecticut) -- The Preston Redevelopment Agency and the Mohegan Tribe have asked for a 90-day extension, to Feb. 19, of the negotiation period that is expected to...

9/1/2016

article Mohegans’ 5th Smashburger franchise to open in Enfield
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Holding Co., the Mohegan Tribe’s nongaming business arm, announced this week that it will open its fifth Smashburger restaurant franchise...

8/22/2016

article At Mohegan Wigwam Festival, a memorial, a proposal and a call for help
(Connecticut) -- The dancers were ready to go on Sunday. The grand entry of attendees of the Mohegan Wigwam Festival at Fort Shantok was over, and the dance competition...

8/16/2016

article Norwich, Mohegan officials explain plan to create heritage park at Uncas Leap to tribal tourists
(Connecticut) -- About 30 members of Native American tribes from across the country stepped off a bus at the historic Uncas Leap grounds in Norwich Tuesday morning and...

5/20/2016

article Preston residents approve MOU with Mohegan tribe for former Norwich Hospital property
(Connecticut) -- Residents overwhelmingly approved a memorandum of understanding with the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority that outlines terms for the tribe to purchase...

5/19/2016

article Preston residents give town, tribe thumbs up on deal
(Connecticut) -- Barely a week after the proposed deal was announced, residents in Preston on Thursday overwhelmingly supported the town's bid to partner with the...
article Preston Voters Approve Sale Of Norwich Hospital Property To Mohegan Tribe
(Connecticut) -- Preston residents Thursday night overwhelmingly backed the town's proposal to press ahead with negotiations with the Mohegan Tribe for the...

5/16/2016

article Mohegan Tribal chairman says plans for former Norwich Hospital could be wide ranging
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe's plan for the former Norwich Hospital property in Preston will be developed over the next six months if Preston voters approve a...
article Mohegan Tribal chairman says plans for former Norwich Hospital could be wide ranging
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan tribe's plan for the former Norwich Hospital property in Preston will be developed over the next six months if Preston voters approve a...
article Ski Slope, Game Park Could Be Part of Norwich Hospital Redevelopment
(Connecticut) -- A development of the Norwich State Hospital property by the operators of the Mohegan Sun casino could include a synthetic ski slope and an outdoor...

5/15/2016

article What do the Mohegans want Norwich Hospital for?
(Connecticut) -- What do the Mohegans want Norwich Hospital for? The offer from the Mohegan Indians to buy the abandoned Norwich Hospital and its sprawling 393-acre...

5/14/2016

article Hospital development would have ‘huge impact’ on region’s economy
(Connecticut) -- The economic impact a proposed $600 million development of the former Norwich Hospital property would have on the region could be double the initial...
article Mohegan Tribe reaches agreement to buy former hospital site
(Connecticut) -- The Connecticut town of Preston has reached a tentative agreement with the Mohegan Tribe for the purchase and development of the former Norwich State...
article Mohegans, Preston would both benefit from Norwich Hospital deal
(Connecticut) -- Leaders of the Mohegan Tribe in Uncasville see potential across the Thames River in Preston. The former Norwich State Hospital property could be home to...
article Town officials confident that Mohegans’ plan for former hospital property is real deal
(Connecticut) -- Local officials have been trying to find a developer for the former Norwich Hospital property since the 1990s, with deal after deal turning out to be...

5/13/2016

article Mohegan Tribe Reaches Agreement To Buy Former Hospital Site
(Connecticut) -- For years, the operator of the Mohegan Sun casino have been interested in the sprawling Norwich State Hospital property, and once sought to acquire it...
article Mohegan Tribe to buy entire former Norwich Hospital property
(Connecticut) -- Town officials have reached an agreement with the Mohegan tribe to sell the entire 393-acre former Norwich Hospital property for a proposed “high...
article Mohegan Tribe, Preston agree to Norwich State Hospital site deal
(Connecticut) -- Town leaders in Preston announced Thursday that the town has a tentative agreement for the Mohegan Tribe to buy and develop all 393 acres of the former...

4/28/2016

article Local leaders make case for Uncas Leap to be part of national tribal lands forum
(Connecticut) -- Representatives from Native American tribes in Alaska, New Mexico, Arizona and California on Wednesday marveled at stories of 17th- and 18th-century...

4/20/2016

article Mohegan Holding Co. opens new locations
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe has opened two more restaurant franchises in southern New England as well as a Connecticut showroom and sales office for its digital...

3/26/2016

article Exploring The Last Green Valley: Mohegan woman born to follow the sun
(Massachusetts) -- In celebration of Women’s History Month, today we travel to Uncasville to learn about the life of Gladys Tantaquidgeon.

3/1/2016

article Owner of proposed cell tower site can’t question tribe
(Connecticut) -- A Superior Court judge has dismissed a property owner’s bid to question Mohegan tribal officials who raised concerns about a proposal to locate a...

1/25/2016

article Montville council says no to putting surplus education money into capital account
(Connecticut) -- The Town Council declined to put more than $200,000 of surplus money from the education budget into a special account for capital expenses, citing the...

1/21/2016

article Smash Burger Opens First RI Location on Rte. 2
(Rhode Island) -- Smash Burger, among the fastest growing fast casual restaurants in the US, celebrated the opening of its first RI location at 1000 Bald Hill Road...

1/13/2016

article Benedict Arnold, Mohegan Tribe walking trails ready for region's tourism map
(Connecticut) -- Norwich leaders gathered inside the city’s historic Daniel Lathrop Schoolhouse Wednesday to celebrate the formal launch of a branded walking trail...

11/10/2015

article Mohegan Chief Lynn Malerba elected to serve as the United South and Eastern Tribes secretary
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Chief Lynn Malerba has been elected to serve as the United South and Eastern Tribes secretary. During the USET annual board of directors meeting...

10/16/2015

article Uncas students, Mohegan tribe renew special bond
(Connecticut) -- When Jason Foster was hired as Uncas Network School’s new principal three years ago, he wanted to find a way to tie the school’s name with...

10/5/2015

article Four begin terms on Mohegan council
(Connecticut) -- Four newly elected members of the Mohegan Tribal Council began four-year terms Monday following a private swearing-in ceremony.

9/22/2015

article U.S. to take a dozen parcels into trust for Mohegans
(Connecticut) -- The U.S. Department of the Interior intends to take 12 parcels of Mohegan Tribe-owned land into trust for the tribe, removing the parcels from the local...

8/25/2015

article Mohegan Holdings opens Jersey Mike’s Subs in Meriden
(Connecticut) -- Jersey Mike’s Subs hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the store’s new Townline Square location Tuesday evening, giving away free subs to...

8/20/2015

article Mohegans voting in tribal council election
(Connecticut) -- Members of the Mohegan Tribe are considering eight candidates for the four Mohegan Tribal Council seats up for election, according to tribal sources who...

8/19/2015

article Tribe opening its first Jersey Mike’s restaurant in Meriden
(Connecticut) -- A Mohegan Tribe-owned Jersey Mike’s Subs restaurant will open next week in Meriden, the first of a dozen Jersey Mike’s the tribe plans to...

8/16/2015

article The 2015 Mohegan Wigwam Festival
(Connecticut) -- Hassan Ridgeway of Toms River, New Jersey, danced in Men's Fancy Dance regalia, with other Native American dancers as part of an intertribal dance...

6/24/2015

article Mohegan, Norwich museums celebrate bond of friendship
(Connecticut) -- Bonds of friendship that go back 370 years were celebrated in a special open house ceremony Wednesday at the Mohegan Tribe’s Tantaquidgeon Museum...

4/14/2015

article Tribe to convert abandoned Tennessee plant into wood pellet production facility
(Tennessee) -- The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut wants to turn one of Tennessee's biggest renewable energy failures into a business success with another type of...

4/13/2015

article Mohegan Tribe Partners With Pasta Vita Of Old Saybrook
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan tribe announced Monday that it is partnering with Pasta Vita of Old Saybrook, the latest in a growing portfolio of franchise relationships...
article Mohegans add third wood-pellet plant, announce Pasta Vita partnership
(Connecticut) -- The casino-owning Mohegan Tribe continues to diversify into nongaming areas, announcing today that it has formed a new partnership with Pasta Vita, a...
article Old Saybrook’s Pasta Vita teams up with tribe for Mohegan location
(Connecticut) -- A longtime gourmet foods retailer from Old Saybrook has entered into a deal with the non-gaming arm of the Mohegan Tribe to expand its stores to other...

4/5/2015

article Calendar's bad luck drives down slot revenue
(Pennsylvania) -- Slot revenue from the state’s 13 casinos fell 4 percent in March from a year ago. Revenues dropped from $216.2 million in March 2014 to $207.7 in...

3/17/2015

article First out-of-state Arooga's Grille House & Sports Bar opens
(Connecticut) -- Arooga's Grille House & Sports Bar has opened its first franchise unit outside of central Pennsylvania. On March 15, an Arooga's opened in...

3/2/2015

article Arooga's To Open First New England Location In Uncasville
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe recently announced it will open the first New England location of Arooga's in Uncasville on March 15, as part of a 15-unit franchise...

2/27/2015

article Mohegans’ first Arooga’s franchise to open March 15
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe has announced it will open its first Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar at 32 Sandy Desert Road next month.

2/19/2015

article Mohegan Tribe To Open Jersey Mike's Restaurants In R.I., Worcester Area
(Massachusetts) -- In its latest foray into the franchise restaurant business, the Mohegan Tribe announced Thursday it has rights to open 10 Jersey Mike's Subs in...
article Mohegans partnering with New Jersey sub shop chain to open 10 restaurants
(Connecticut) -- In another restaurant franchising deal, the Mohegan Tribe announced a partnership Thursday with Jersey Mike’s Subs, a Manasquan, N.J.-based chain...

1/13/2015

article Manchester man charged with terrorism for alleged Mohegan casino threat
(Connecticut) -- A 28-year-old Manchester man is facing threatening and terrorism charges for allegedly phoning in a bomb threat to Mohegan Sun Casino and invoking the...

12/25/2014

article Author of Mohegan journal identified as tribe minister
(Connecticut) -- The author of a 238-year-old manuscript has been identified as a minister from the Mohegan Tribe, a finding by Yale University researchers that tribal...

12/23/2014

article Yale researchers identify Mohegan figure who wrote 1776 journal
(Connecticut) -- In a discovery being hailed by academics and members of the Mohegan Tribe, researchers at Yale University have linked a 238-year-old account of a young...

12/12/2014

article Mohegans Review Pot As Economic Opportunity
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan tribe is reviewing a Justice Department memo issued Thursday that apparently clears the way for federally recognized Native American tribes...
article Mohegans ‘not actively pursuing’ marijuana production, sales
(Connecticut) -- Don’t look for marijuana sprouts to start popping up on the Mohegan reservation any time soon. While the tribe that owns Mohegan Sun acknowledged...

11/15/2014

article New England's Indians working to restore heritage
(Connecticut) -- Rachel Sayet grew up walking the hills of Mohegan and hearing the stories of her great aunt, Mohegan tribal icon Gladys Tantaquidgeon - but never in...

10/4/2014

article Mohegan’s Northeast Wood Products Continues to Grow
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut continues its growing move into the wood pellet production industry through Northeast Wood Products LLC, a tribal...

9/30/2014

article Mohegan Tribe purchases more wood pellet production facilities
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut has completed the purchase of two more wood pellet production facilities. The tribe entered the industry earlier this...

9/29/2014

article Mohegans buy two more wood pellet plants
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe of Uncasville on Monday said it has purchased two more wood pellet production facilities in Indiana and Tennessee, as the owners of...
article Mohegans expand wood pellet subsidiary
(Connecticut) -- After diving into the wood-pellet business with the purchase earlier this year of an Ohio production plant, Northeast Wood Products LLC, a Mohegan Tribe...

9/16/2014

article Mohegans to open Smashburger restaurant in Waterford
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe will locate its first Smashburger restaurant franchise in the Waterford Commons on Route 85 in Waterford, the tribe announced.

9/5/2014

article Fundraiser participants rappel off Mohegan Sun roof
(Connecticut) -- Judith Kern is having an eventful weekend. The Plainfield woman was one of 80 people who rappelled from the roof of the Mohegan Sun on Friday as part of...

8/29/2014

article Mohegan Sun Casino Picks up Editorial Support
(Massachusetts) -- Citing a variety of economic, regional impact and project design factors, the Boston Herald this week endorsed Mohegan Sun Massachusetts for the...

8/25/2014

article Mohegan Sun CEO says Orange casino could ruin Sullivan's odds
(New York) -- If the state chooses a casino for Orange County, one of the two contenders in Sullivan might not get the money to build.

8/21/2014

article Mohegan Sun v. Wynn: Boston Area Casino Could Be Decided By Sept. 12
(Massachusetts) -- Gambling regulators in Massachusetts are hoping to choose a winning casino proposal for Greater Boston and award a license by Sept. 12. The two...

8/16/2014

article Mohegans dedicate statues of former chiefs
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribal Nation dedicated statues of eight former tribal chiefs Friday in a ceremony on the grounds of the tribe’s Community and...

7/29/2014

article Amid earnings decline, Mohegan authority committed to expanding
(Connecticut) -- Despite reporting dramatic declines in earnings and profit for the quarter that ended June 30, Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority executives said Tuesday...

7/22/2014

article Governor joins Mohegan Tribe at groundbreaking
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan - Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Tuesday joined Mohegan tribal officials at the future site of an Arooga's Grille House and Sports Bar, the first...
article Governor, Mohegan tribe mark groundbreaking for restaurant
(Connecticut) -- Gov. Dannel P. Malloy took part in a groundbreaking ceremony here Tuesday, joining Mohegan tribal officials at the future site of an Arooga’s...
article Mohegans break ground for first chain restaurant
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe is breaking ground for the first of 15 planned “Arooga’s Grille House and Sports Bar” chain restaurants in New...

7/19/2014

article Mohegans, Arooga's plan groundbreaking
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe and Arooga's Grille House and Sports Bar, whose franchise agreement was announced last month, will break ground next week on the...

7/1/2014

article Mohegan Sun Meets With Sullivan Co. Leaders After Submitting Application
(New York) -- Of the many casino developers competing for a license across the state, Mohegan Sun said their plan for the old site of the Concord hotel is uniquely...

6/1/2014

article Mohegans buying wood pellet plants in Ohio, Indiana
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe has placed a bet on wood pellets. The tribe, owners of Mohegan Sun, announced Wednesday that a tribal subsidiary has acquired an Ohio...

5/29/2014

article Mohegan Tribe Buys Wood Pellet Facilities To Diversify Revenues
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe announced Wednesday it bought a wood-pellet production company in Ohio as part of an ongoing effort to diversify revenue in the face...
article Mohegan Tribe jumps into wood pellet business
(Connecticut) -- In its continuing quest to diversify its revenue streams, the tribe that operates Mohegan Sun casino said it has acquired a wood pellet production plant...

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