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Potential Revel Casino Buyer Wants Discount

The Florida developer in line to purchase the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City wants an $8 million discount.

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Special Effort Underway In AC To Help The Homeless During The Holiday Season

Atlantic City Police joined the Jewish Family Services and Atlantic City Rescue Mission to spread some holiday cheer Tuesday.

12/23/2014

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Body Found Floating In Water Near Atlantic City Casino

The body of a man was found near the Golden Nugget around 1 p.m. on Tuesday.

12/23/2014

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

102K Signatures For Atlantic City Man Trying To Save Home

An Atlantic City piano tuner whose family home is set to be taken by the state delivered an online petition with more than 100,000 signatures to Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday.

12/17/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, seen from the Atlantic City Boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

AP: Casino Union Defies Deadline In Taj Mahal Showdown

A casino workers union in Atlantic City defied a company-imposed deadline Monday to withdraw its appeal of a court-ordered, cost-cutting package.

12/15/2014

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Those Who Lost Jobs In AC Could Be In Line For Help Training For Their Next Job

A bill now in the New Jersey legislature would use state funds to help retrain thousands of laid-off Atlantic City hotel and casino workers so they can find new jobs.

12/13/2014

Showboat Casino in Atlantic City. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Richard Stockton College Finalizes Purchase Of Former Showboat Casino

Stockton College of New Jersey has completed its $18 million purchase of the former Showboat Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. The school has big plans for what it will call its “Island Campus.”

12/12/2014

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit:  KYW's Andrew Kramer)

Plan For Smaller Casinos, More Atlantic City Homes

New Jersey lawmakers are taking steps to attract small new casinos to Atlantic City and increase home ownership there as the city reels from a financial crisis partly brought on by the closings of large casino resorts this year.

12/11/2014

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11 Accused Of Roles In New Jersey Drug Trafficking Ring

Eleven people face charges for alleged roles in a ring that federal prosecutors say trafficked heroin, powder cocaine and crack cocaine in the Atlantic City area.

12/11/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Taj Mahal Gives Union Until Monday To Drop Appeal

The owners of the Trump Taj Mahal casino say Atlantic City’s main casino workers’ union has reneged on a deal to keep the casino open and save its 3,000 jobs.

12/11/2014

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Bill: $1M A Year To Train Laid Off Atlantic City Casino Workers

Sen. Diane Allen, a Burlington County Republican, said Wednesday she’ll introduce a bill creating the Education Initiative for Former Casino Workers. It would dedicate at least $1 million a year from the state Labor Department’s Workforce Development Partnership Fund to provide training and education to workers laid off from Atlantic City casinos within the past two years.

12/10/2014

Atlantic City's Revel Casino building, seen from the boardwalk. (File photo by Ashley Wolf)

Revel Asks Judge To Cancel Casino Sale

The lawyers for Revel filed paperwork to cancel the $110 million sale to Brookfield US Holdings.

12/10/2014

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit:  KYW's Andrew Kramer)

NJ May Lower Requirements In ‘Boutique’ Casino Law

New Jersey isn’t giving up on its effort to attract small new casinos to Atlantic City.

12/09/2014

The Revel Casino sign coming down. (Credit: Cleve Bryan)

Atlantic City Region Lost Nearly 10,000 Jobs Over 12 Months

The Atlantic City region lost 9,900 jobs over the past 12 months, battered by the closure of four of Atlantic City’s 12 casinos, according to data released Tuesday.

12/09/2014

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Nor’easter Soaking New Jersey; Ocean City Schools Closed

Heavy rain from a Nor’easter is soaking parts of New Jersey, raising the threat of coastal flooding.

12/09/2014

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