Malloy signs bill authorizing third CT casino

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Tuesday that he signed legislation allowing a joint venture run by the operators of Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods to open a new casino gaming facility in East Windsor.

MetroHartford Alliance's Griebel stepping down as CEO

Oz Griebel, a stalwart in Hartford's business community for decades, announced Wednesday that he will be stepping down as president and CEO of the MetroHartford Alliance at the end of the year.

CT nuke plant weighing retirement options

Though it has not said it intends to shut down, the owner of Connecticut's largest power plant told regulators this month that it continues its “strategic review” of the future of its...

 
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Analysis of Senate healthcare bill shows 324K would lose insurance in CT by 2022

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McHugh exiting UConn trustees board

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Wallingford man pleads guilty to bitcoin online phishing scheme

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SCOTUS sports betting case to be watched in Connecticut

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Lists

Largest entertainment & sporting venues in Connecticut

Ranked by estimated 2016 attendance

RankVenueAttendance
1Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket12,719,466
2Mohegan Sun, Uncasville9,000,000
3XL Center, Hartford800,000
4Mystic Aquarium, Mystic718,993
5The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk485,313

Source: Each venue via survey


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