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(Showboat Casino-Hotel, in Atlantic City.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Casino Owner: Showboat Will Shut Down Sunday

The word came a day after Caesars officials conducted a tour of the Showboat with what they described as “an interested party.”

08/27/2014

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Revel Wanted To Close Atlantic City Casino Monday

If the owners of Revel Casino Hotel had their way, the $2.4 billion resort would have been shut down on Monday.

08/18/2014

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

Maryland Casino Hosting Atlantic City Job Fair

Maryland Live! Casino will host the job fair at the Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel on Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

08/17/2014

Revel Resort (Credit: Revel)

Local Gaming Expert Weighs In On Revel Casino’s Future

Roger Gros, who publishes Global Gaming Business magazine, believes next month’s scheduled auction in federal bankruptcy court will produce a new owner.

07/26/2014

(The Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City.  File photo by Saul Loeb/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Delay Sought In Atlantic City Casino Closings

Sen. James Whelan, a former Atlantic City mayor, and Assemblymen Vince Mazzeo and Chris Brown wrote Tuesday to the state Casino Control Commission asking for the delay.

07/22/2014

Trump Plaza in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (credit: Cleve Bryan)

1,153 Trump Plaza Workers To Lose Jobs In Shutdown

More than 1,100 Trump Plaza workers were sent layoff notices Monday as AC tourism district officials face the possibility of four casinos closing in 2014.

07/14/2014

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Sources: Trump Plaza Could Be Headed For Closure

Officials within Trump Plaza have yet to offer any comment of confirmation.

07/11/2014

(File photo.  Credit: Philippe Lopez/ AFP/ Getty Images.)

Applicant Trying For Philly’s Second Casino License Drops Out Of Competition

Penn National Gaming has formally withdrawn its proposal for a $480 million casino on Packer Avenue in the city’s sports and entertainment district.

06/27/2014

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

2 Atlantic City Casinos Fined Total Of $66,000

Two Atlantic City casinos have been fined a total of $66,000, with the bulk of the fines levied against Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City for letting underage patrons gamble and drink.

06/24/2014

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Gaming Officials Keeping Quiet About Plans To Award 2nd Casino License In Philadelphia

Members of the Gaming Control Board aren’t tipping their hand as to when a decision might be coming on who will get the license for a second casino in Philadelphia.

05/01/2014

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Nevada Gaming Law Does Not Protect Drunken Gambler

Does a casino that plies someone with booze have a duty to protect him from his own bad decision-making?

04/21/2014

(Slot machines in the Sugarhouse casino, on North Delaware Avenue in Fishtown.  Credit: Michelle Durham)

Pennsylvania Casinos Report Another Decline In Slot Revenue

Pennsylvania casinos have posted their fifth consecutive monthly revenue decline from slot machines.

04/02/2014

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Police Break Up Massive Fight At Dover Downs Casino

Dover officers called to the casino early Thursday found more than 200 people in the parking lot fighting and acting disorderly.

03/21/2014

Casino applicants testify before a city council committee at city hall. (credit: Steve Tawa)

Philadelphia Casino License Applicants Vow To Hire Diverse Workforce

A city council committee has heard applicants in the running for a 2nd casino license in Philadelphia brag about their plans to hire minorities.

03/06/2014

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More Than 1,000 Show Up For 50 Jobs At Atlantic City Casino

More than 1,000 people showed up at an Atlantic City casino, hoping to get one of 50 jobs it was offering.

02/26/2014

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