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(Showboat Casino-Hotel, in Atlantic City.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Richard Stockton College Buying Former Showboat Casino

The Richard Stockton College is buying the former Showboat casino and plans to use it as a satellite campus.

11/12/2014

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

Firm Eyes Possible Showboat Purchase

A Florida company that develops restaurant and entertainment complexes is interested in the former Showboat casino in Atlantic City.

09/05/2014

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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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New Jersey OKs Trump Plaza Shutdown On September 16

New Jersey casino regulators have given final approval to Trump Plaza’s plan to shut down in two weeks.

09/02/2014

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Revel 2nd AC Casino To Close In As Many Days

Today, Revel will close its doors — a day after Showboat padlocked the place.

09/01/2014

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Mood Is Somber In Atlantic City Going Into Labor Day Weekend

The Showboat will close Sunday followed by the Revel on Monday with the Trump Plaza slated to close in mid-September affecting nearly 6,000 workers.

08/29/2014

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

Firm: Atlantic City Losing 3 Casinos, Not Business

A Wall Street firm predicts much of the revenue generated by three Atlantic City casinos that are closing will remain in the city after they’re gone.

08/29/2014

(Showboat Casino-Hotel, in Atlantic City.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Casino Owner: Showboat Will Shut Down Sunday

The word came a day after Caesars officials conducted a tour of the Showboat with what they described as “an interested party.”

08/27/2014

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Atlantic City Community Hopes For City’s Rebirth As Prayer Vigil For Workers Gets Underway

“We want to make it clear this is a prayer service and not a funeral for the city,” said President of Unite Local 54, Bob McDevitt.

08/20/2014

(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

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

Atlantic City Fears Closing Casinos May Be Eyesore

Before summer ends, Revel, Trump Plaza, the Showboat and the Atlantic Club will be shuttered ex-casinos, leaving Atlantic City officials looking for a way to avoid having dark, empty shells on its signature Boardwalk.

08/17/2014

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Atlantic City’s Revel Casino To Close In September

Atlantic City’s newest casino is shutting its doors just over two years after opening amid high hopes of turning around the crumbling seaside resort’s gambling market.

08/12/2014

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Atlantic City Doomed By Glut Of Casinos In Region

The rapid disintegration of Atlantic City’s casino market might be an early indicator of what could happen in other parts of the country that have too many casinos.

07/20/2014

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AC Casino Worker’s Union Head Calls Labor Situation A ‘Pending Catastrophe’

The announcement of Trump Plaza’s plans to close in mid-September is just another blow to Atlantic City’s largest casino workers union.

07/12/2014

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

Caesars Says It Will Consider Offers For Showboat

The parent company of the Showboat Casino Hotel said Tuesday it would consider selling the property to another casino operator if it made a reasonable offer and could be licensed.

07/08/2014

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