• Ticker: Casinos have room for customers; Mass General drops plan to acquire Exeter Hospital

    2 days ago - By Boston Herald

    None of the state's three gaming facilities have bumped up against the 25% capacity limit that Gov. Charlie Baker imposed through an emergency order last month, regulators at the Gaming Commission said Thursday.
    The restriction, intended to prevent a post-holiday explosion of COVID-19 cases that the state's health care system would not be able to handle, went into effect on Dec. 26 and has been extended until Jan. 24.
    For two of the state's three gaming centers, MGM Springfield and Plainridge Park Casino, the first day of the capacity limit was the closest they have come to maxing out. MGM...
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