Mark Arsenault

Mark Arsenault covers casino development and gambling issues for The Boston Globe. He joined the newspaper in 2010 in the Washington, D.C., bureau, where he covered national politics and the U.S. Congress. He has worked at newspapers in New England since 1989, including 10 years at The Providence Journal.

Latest stories

Everett casino announces restaurant, luxury nightclub

By , Globe Staff

Encore Boston Harbor has announced plans for a Asian-fusion restaurant and lounge and a luxury nightclub.

Tapping into a golden political tool

By , Globe Staff

Politicians have long used beer as a badge of down-to-earth authenticity, a sign of fellowship with ordinary folk. It’s an image that holds up.

As younger Catholics drift away, the church considers what works

By , Globe Staff

New generations are less observant than the ones before, a problem made worse for the Catholic Church by new revelations of clergy abuse, specialists say.

Crosby resigning as Mass. Gaming Commission chairman

By , Globe Staff

In a statement, Stephen Crosby said he has been twice accused of prejudging the outcome of an ongoing investigation into the suitability of Wynn Resorts in recent days.