Hours before hundreds of workers were to hold a prayer rally as three casinos are set to close, New Jersey officials issued a final closure order for another one.
Several hundred workers at Atlantic City’s Showboat casino will stage a rally to protest its planned Aug. 31 shutdown.
More than 1,100 Trump Plaza workers were sent layoff notices Monday as AC tourism district officials face the possibility of four casinos closing in 2014.
A slowdown brought on by the rapid proliferation of casino gambling in the northeastern United States claimed its first victim in New Jersey on Monday when a federal bankruptcy judge approved the sale and shutdown of Atlantic City’s Atlantic Club Casino Hotel.
Just hours before the midnight deadline, a deal is struck.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, a tractor trailer carrying trash overturned on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Bensalem at mile marker #351.
On Monday, Evraz North America, which took over control of Claymont Steel in 2008, announced to its employees that it will be suspending operations at the Claymont mill.
Officials at the Limerick nuclear power plant in Montgomery County say they had to shut down one of their reactors Friday for repairs; a little more than a week after having to put another reactor offline.
The plant experienced the malfunction, which led to a shutdown of the reactor, around 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday.
Gov Tom Corbett is giving nearly 25,000 state employees a second paid day off.
Exelon, the parent company of PECO, says one of its two reactors at the Limerick nuclear power plant has shutdown.