Stockton University OKs Sale Of Showboat But Mum On BuyerA "due diligence" period for the new buyer expires Thursday evening.
Showboat Casino Back On The Block After Judicial OrderA New Jersey state court has given Stockton University the green light to find another buyer for the shuttered Showboat Casino in Atlantic City.
Lawmakers: Remove Deed Restrictions From Showboat SiteThe two Atlantic County Democrats will introduce legislation stating that any covenants or deed restrictions on property held by public entities in the city's tourism district violate the public interest. They say that would make them void and unenforceable.
Florida Developer Fighting To Break Deal To Take Control Of Showboat From Stockton UniversityHe says the school is responsible for clearing up the confusion.
Battle Between Stockton, Showboat Heads To Bankruptcy CourtStockton University has filed a claim in Caesars Entertainment's bankruptcy case in Illinois. It is mired in a thus-far failed deal to convert the former Showboat casino into a satellite campus.
After Showboat Tangle, Stockton University President Herman Saatkamp Calling It QuitsIn a two-page letter to the school's board of trustees, Herman Saatkamp says he'll stay on until the end of August.
Union and State of NJ Extend Helping Hand to Laid-Off Atlantic City Casino WorkersA resource center has opened in Atlantic City, NJ to assist the thousands of people laid off by this weekend’s shutdown of the Revel and Showboat casinos.
Showboat Casino Closing Impacts ManyOn Labor Day weekend, it was the worst kind of Irony as nearly 2,000 employees lost their jobs.
Atlantic City Mayor Optimistic Despite the Breaking Wave of Casino ClosuresLabor Day may not be much of a holiday for several thousand workers at the Showboat and Revel casinos in Atlantic City, both of which will be closing their doors. Mayor Don Guardian is hopeful for the town's future.
Showboat Casino Offers Job Fair To Its Atlantic City Employees Being Laid OffThis job fair is one in a series of eight being held by the Showboat -- which plans to close August 31st -- and the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
Showboat Casino Workers To Protest Planned ClosingSeveral hundred workers at Atlantic City's Showboat casino will stage a rally to protest its planned Aug. 31 shutdown.
NJ Lawmaker Hopes His Bills Will Stabilize Atlantic City's Struggling EconomyAssemblyman Chris Brown is introducing measures limiting corporations to two licenses each, going forward, and requiring any profitable casino that closes to return any financial incentives previously given to it.