Thomas Wilmot http://wrvo.org en National anti-casino activists lend support to Southern Tier residents http://wrvo.org/post/national-anti-casino-activists-lend-support-southern-tier-residents <p></p><p>A vocal group of residents in Tyre have sued their town board over a proposal to bring a casino to the rural farming community. The group is now getting support from a national anti-casino activist.&nbsp;</p><p>Protestors gathered Thursday in a field next to a proposed casino site in Tyre. The handful of protesters held signs opposing Rochester businessman Thomas Wilmot’s casino application.</p><p>Wilmot’s one of three applicants seeking to build a casino in the Southern Tier/Finger Lakes Region.</p> Mon, 05 May 2014 10:18:52 +0000 Matt Martin 55273 at http://wrvo.org National anti-casino activists lend support to Southern Tier residents Racino plans in Onondaga County hit snag http://wrvo.org/post/racino-plans-onondaga-county-hit-snag <p>Plans for a racino near Hancock Airport in Syracuse have hit a snag, but supporters are still optimistic. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 02 Nov 2011 12:07:09 +0000 Ellen Abbott 8764 at http://wrvo.org