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

Smoking marijuana in public isn’t much of a risk anymore

By , Globe Staff

A sampling of local police departments suggests people who smoke pot in public have little to fear.

Gaming Commission puts off consideration of Brockton casino

By , Globe Staff

When the board ultimately gets back to the Brockton proposal and the broader issue of casino gambling in Southeastern Massachusetts, a host of questions will be waiting.

At Everett casino, some of the green will be outside

By , Globe Staff

Wynn Resorts is spending about $15 million to create the landscape around its $2.5 billion Encore Boston Harbor casino.

Globe editor did not violate anti-harassment policy, investigators find

By , Globe staff

Investigators hired by The Boston Globe have concluded that Brian McGrory did not violate the newspaper’s anti-harassment policy in text exchanges with a former writer and editor.