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.
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.
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.
If the owners of Revel Casino Hotel had their way, the $2.4 billion resort would have been shut down on Monday.
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.
A union official says employees of The Showboat Casino Hotel will receive notices on Friday warning that the casino may close in two months.
Trying to beat the crowds and get your holiday cards mailed out on this snowy Tuesday? You might want to reconsider.
The center, located at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, will close on Thursday, Feb. 14th at 7 p.m.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Monday, January 28, 2013.
A bitter dispute between a popular Jersey shore resort and its boardwalk bars over measures to combat rowdy late-night revelers has been largely laid to rest, thanks in part to Superstorm Sandy.
The Human Services Department says it will close the shelters at Monmouth Park in Oceanport and Arthur Brisbane Child Treatment Center in Wall this week.