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Maryland Casino To Host Job Fairs In Atlantic City

Maryland Live! is holding job fairs next week at the Sheraton hotel across from the Atlantic City Convention Center.

07/25/2014

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

Atlantic City To Host Concerts On Beach As City Transitions Away From Casino Reliance

While the Trump Plaza, Showboat and Revel casinos all look at possible closures by early fall, a pair of free country concerts are a week away which will try to draw huge crowds of infrequent visitors to the resort city.

07/23/2014

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

Analysts Say Atlantic City Casino Shutdown Needed

Atlantic City started the year with 12 casinos. By Labor Day, it could be down to nine.

06/29/2014

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

Union: Showboat Casino Warns Of Possible Closure

A union official says employees of The Showboat Casino Hotel will receive notices on Friday warning that the casino may close in two months.

06/26/2014

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Revel Files Second Bankruptcy In 2 Years; Threatens Shutdown Without Buyer

Shortly after distributing the letters, Revel filed a Chapter 11 petition with the federal bankruptcy court, its second in as many years. Revel said it hopes to find a buyer quickly.

06/19/2014

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Caesars CEO: Too Many Casinos In AC; Closures Needed

The CEO of Caesars Entertainment says Atlantic City has too many casinos, and that one or more needs to close.

05/08/2014

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Atlantic City Casino Earnings Fell 35 Percent In 2013

A down year with a strong finish. That’s how New Jersey gaming officials describe the profits of the 12 Atlantic City casinos last year.

04/07/2014

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Borgata, Revel Fined For Casino Violations

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement revealed Tuesday it has issued $26,500 worth of fines against the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, and Revel Casino Hotel.

03/04/2014

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AC Casino Revenue Below $3B; 1st Time In 22 Years

Atlantic City’s casino revenue fell below $3 billion last year for the first time in 22 years, as increasing competition in the northeastern U.S. continued to shrink the market.

01/14/2014

Voters in Pennsylvania believe the state has enough slot machines. (FILE: credit CBS 3)

Poll: Pennsylvania Voters Say ‘No’ To Online Gambling

“Pennsylvanians like gambling where it is right now,” Tim Malloy, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute, said.

12/19/2013

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NJ Internet Gambling Accounts Top 91,000

The number of people signing up for Internet gambling in New Jersey continues to rise.

12/16/2013

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Sandy Comparison Boosts AC Casino Revenue 27 Pct

Atlantic City’s casino revenue increased by more than 27 percent in November compared to a year ago, and that’s only because Superstorm Sandy forced the casinos to close for nearly a week in November 2012.

12/10/2013

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Pa. Sees 3.6 Percent Drop In Table Game Revenues

Pennsylvania casinos reported Wednesday that table games saw a drop of about 3.6 percent in September compared to a year ago, adding to the woes of casino owners after slot machine revenues also saw a decline.

10/16/2013

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3 Casinos Layoff More Than 300 Workers In Atlantic City

Seasonal layoffs at struggling Atlantic City casinos are coming a little sooner than usual.

09/05/2013

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NJ Casino Revenues Down 3.6 Percent in July

An aggressive slot refund promotion helped Atlantic City’s newest casino to a banner month in July, but most of the rest of the casinos got off to a cool start as summer heated up.

08/09/2013

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