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Atlantic City Race Course Says It’s Closing Next Week

The track opened in 1946.

01/09/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 07:  The Wet Seal logo is displayed on the exterior of a closed store on January 7, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Wet Seal, a teen clothing retailer, announced that it has closed 338 of its retail stores and will lay off nearly 3,700 employees.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wet Seal Closing Over 300 Stores; Nearly 3,700 Losing Jobs

The retailer said Wednesday it decided to close the stores after reviewing its financial condition and failing to negotiate meaningful concessions from landlords.

01/07/2015

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Former Employees Looking For Answers After Phila. Charter School Closes

A small group of frustrated former employees of Walter D. Palmer Leadership Learning Partners Charter gathered outside the school Wednesday afternoon in hopes of finding out when they will be paid.

01/07/2015

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

Taj Mahal Gives Union Until Monday To Drop Appeal

The owners of the Trump Taj Mahal casino say Atlantic City’s main casino workers’ union has reneged on a deal to keep the casino open and save its 3,000 jobs.

12/11/2014

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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Parents And Students Fighting To Keep South Jersey School Open

Saint Paul elementary school in Burlington is on the verge of closing its doors.

12/05/2014

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Soldiers National Museum In Gettysburg To Close

A Gettysburg museum featuring a model Confederate encampment and many Civil War artifacts is closing after more than half a century.

10/20/2014

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Philadelphia Charter School To Cut Enrollment

The overenrolled Walter D. Palmer Leadership Learning Partners Charter School is holding a Thursday evening lottery to decide which students will stay and which will have to go.

10/15/2014

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Impressive Outreach In AC As Miss America Shines Spotlight On Struggling Resort Town

It was the tale of two cities Wednesday in Atlantic City with Miss America contestants strutting on the boardwalk and laid- off casino workers filling out unemployment applications at the Convention Center.

09/03/2014

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As Atlantic City Grapples With Its Gaming Issues, The Miss America Pageant Comes To Town

Tourism officials in Atlantic City are hoping for some positive attention and energy as Miss America contestants arrive on the same day the Revel Casino closed.

09/02/2014

(The Showboat Hotel-Casino, on the boardwalk in Atlantic City, NJ.  Photo by David Madden)

Showboat Gets OK To Close August 31

New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement issued its final closing order for the Showboat on Monday night; the casino will shut down at 4 p.m. on Aug. 31.

08/19/2014

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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 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

(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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