Bellport, Calverton to be added to proposed casino sites

? Officials say two new sites have emerged as potential gambling sites in Suffolk County.

Next week the Shinnecock Indian Nation will be receiving federal recognition. Officials say that recognition is the key for them to operate a casino.

According to Newsday, the two pieces of land being considered are in Calverton and Bellport. These two properties will be added to the list of possible locations.

Shinnecocks closer to federal recognition

Shinnecocks open to all options for casino site

Long Island Shinnecocks face setback in fight to be recognized

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