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Del. Officials Set For Internet Gambling Launch

State lottery director Vernon Kirk said Tuesday that officials will conduct a “soft launch” of online gambling on Thursday with a select group of preferred players.

10/29/2013

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Bally’s Atlantic City Gets $5.6 Million Renovation

The changes planned for the updated casino include a completely new casino floor layout, new carpets and walkways, new chairs at table games and slots, and color coded slot locations.

10/15/2013

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Philadelphia Physician, Entrepreneur Walter Lomax Dead At 81

“He contributed a lot to the city of Philadelphia and to this country,” said Philadelphia city councilwoman Marian Tasco. “This city has lost an outstanding leader, good citizen, and a great benefactor.”

10/10/2013

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The Borgata Gets NJ’s First Internet Gambling Permit

The Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa on Wednesday received New Jersey’s first Internet gambling permit.

10/09/2013

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Nutter Administration To Present Its Take On Applicants For City’s 2nd Casino

Six firms are in the running for a second casino license in Philadelphia, and today the Gaming Control Board will get a detailed review of those applications from the mayor’s Commerce Director Alan Greenbeger.

09/24/2013

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UK-Based Company Wants Into Atlantic City Casinos

A British online gambling company says it wants to buy or build an Atlantic City casino so it can offer online betting in the United States.

07/26/2013

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Judge Rules That Atlantic City Casino Can Control Waitress Weight Gain

An Atlantic City casino can control how much weight that its cocktail servers gain.

07/24/2013

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Atlantic City Redevelopment Keeps Poor On The Move

As Sandra Taliaferro prepares to move out of her apartment to make way for redevelopment efforts near Atlantic City’s newest casino, she recalls the state of the city when she moved there as a teenager more than 50 years ago.

07/20/2013

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AC’s Newest Casino Announces Layoffs

Atlantic City’s newest casino has laid off 75 salaried professional employees even as the casino is attracting more customers.

07/15/2013

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Atlantic City Casino Revenues Down 12.6 Percent In June

Summer got off to a cold start for Atlantic City’s casinos, which took in 12.6 percent less than they did at the start of last summer.

07/10/2013

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Analysis: Competition Between Pennsylvania, Atlantic City Casinos

An amazing fact is that Pennsylvania is second to Nevada in casino revenues and since Atlantic City peaked in 2006 the battle has raged between the two casinos.

07/07/2013

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Atlantic City Brings ‘Do AC’ Campaign Tour To Philadelphia

Philadelphia now has casinos. But it doesn’t have a beach or an ocean — something Atlantic City plans to hammer home this weekend.

07/05/2013

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Gamblers Can Dig For ‘Buried Treasure’ At One AC Casino

Dig this! An Atlantic City casino will bury vouchers worth a total of $200,000 in the sand behind it in September for gamblers to dig up and win.

06/28/2013

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New Jersey Asks Federal Court To Allow Sports Betting at Racetracks, Casinos

In arguing his case for the State of New Jersey, Theodore Olsen told the Third Circuit Court of Appeals that the federal law is unconstitutional.

06/26/2013

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Revel-Casino Hotel To Refund Slot Losses

It won’t really be gambling for many slots players next month at Atlantic City’s newest casino.

06/20/2013

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