Something new grows in Brooklyn, and Jay Lloyd notes that history buffs now have another getaway spot to visit.
One of the more interesting races is for best drama. Six shows are up for the award: Boardwalk Empire, Dexter, Friday Night Lights, Game of Thrones, The Good Wife, and Mad Men.
The new owners of Resorts Casino Hotel rescued it from near-death, slashed everyone’s pay, got sued twice by older female employees, opened Atlantic City’s first casino gay bar, and announced plans for a Naked Circus.
The annual Philadelphia Writers’ Conference is Friday, June 3rd through Sunday, June 5th at the Holiday Inn in Old City.
Spending is up for hotel rooms, meals, concerts and nightclubs — even as the gambling take has dropped for the New Jersey resort’s11 casinos.
The South Jersey author and judge, whose book became the HBO series “Boardwalk Empire”, has been muzzled from promoting the book by his bosses in the New Jersey Judiciary.