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Power Restored To Revel Casino; Re-opening Date Uncertain

New owner Glenn Straub said electricity was restored to the Boardwalk resort at 8 a.m. Tuesday.

04/29/2015

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Survey: 1,400 Casino Jobs Are Now Available In Atlantic City

There are 1,400 jobs available right now in Atlantic City’s casinos, but only 350 of them are full-time positions, according to a survey undertaken by a New Jersey casino regulator.

04/23/2015

The House of Blues at Showboat Casino on the Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Atlantic City Making Money Again After Closing Multiple Casinos

A bit of good news for a change for Atlantic City’s eight casinos. They’re making money again.

04/12/2015

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Icahn Strikes Deal To Keep Donald Trump’s Name On Taj Mahal

The Donald Trump name will stay in Atlantic City.

03/09/2015

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

Hard Rock Cafe: We’ll Be Open As Long As Taj Mahal Casino Is

Hard Rock says the April 22 date was a precautionary warning in case the casino does not emerge from bankruptcy and has to close.

02/26/2015

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

With Less Competition, Atlantic City Casinos Doing Better

Together the remaining casinos took in an extra $31 million, and that takes into account a $3 million drop at the Taj Mahal, the only loser of the lot.

02/12/2015

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Lost Slot Machines, Unshuffled Cards Draw Fines For Atlantic City Casinos

In actions made public Tuesday, the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement fined Caesars Atlantic City $5,000 for losing two slot machines and filing monthly reports indicating that all machines were accounted for. The machines are still missing

02/03/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie in Atlantic City. (credit: Cleve Bryan)

Christie Names Oversight Team To Dig A.C. Out Of ‘Enormous Hole’

By executive order, Christie appointed Kevin Lavin as the city’s emergency manager and Kevyn Orr as special counsel to the emergency manager.

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Despite Bad Report On Gaming Revenue In AC, Experts Suggest The Trend Should Turn Around In Year Ahead

Atlantic City’s casinos made less money again in the year gone by, according to figures released this week by the state of New Jersey.

01/18/2015

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Almost Half Of Atlantic City’s Casino Revenue Lost In 8 Years

Atlantic City has lost nearly half its casino revenue over the past eight years as competition in nearby states cannibalized its market and drove four casinos out of business.

01/14/2015

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Atlantic City To Receive Millions To Help Laid-off Casino Workers

New Jersey’s Congressional delegation announced today that Atlantic City could receive up to $29.4 million in emergency grants to help the oppressed work force.

01/13/2015

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

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 sign coming down in September 2014, after the shutdown of the facility. (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

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

Mayor: Tax Help Bills Should Save Taj Mahal Casino

A tax stabilization plan making its way through the state Legislature should keep Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino from closing, the city’s mayor said.

12/08/2014

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