Owners of Former Revel Casino Move to Void Sale to Developer Glenn StraubStraub had until midnight yesterday to close on the sale, but didn’t.
Hard Rock Gets State OK For Possible Future Casino Venture in Atlantic CityAnd it may center around the defunct Revel property, soon to be bought by Florida developer Glenn Straub.
Christie Names Oversight Team To Dig A.C. Out Of 'Enormous Hole'By executive order, Christie appointed Kevin Lavin as the city's emergency manager and Kevyn Orr as special counsel to the emergency manager.
Blatstein Drops Casino Appeal, Says He'll Move Ahead With Other Plans for Inquirer HQBlatstein was one of four developers hoping to build Philadelphia's second casino; he proposed putting it in the former Inquirer headquarters, on North Broad Street at Callowhill.
Caesars Files for Bankruptcy Protection for Two Atlantic City CasinosCompany officials say operations at its facilities, including a pair of Atlantic City casinos, will go on as usual.
US Govt. Finds Nearly $30M To Help Atlantic City's Laid-Off Casino WorkersWith four casinos gone in the past year, putting more than 8,000 people out of work, New Jersey’s congressional delegation got the US Labor Department to put together $29.4 million in grants for retraining that idled work force.
Billionaire Carl Icahn Offers $20M Infusion to Avert Taj Mahal ShutdownIcahn, who is poised to buy the Trump Taj Mahal casino-hotel, is ponying up $20 million so it can remain open while bankruptcy proceedings play out.
Bankruptcy Judge Allows Canadian Firm To Back Out of Purchasing Revel CasinoJudge Gloria Burns has granted a request by Revel Entertainment to cancel the $110-million sale to Toronto-based Brookfield Asset Management.
Developer Glenn Straub Now First in Line to Purchase Revel Casino FacilityStraub had offered $95 million for the Atlantic City property. A hearing is scheduled for Friday to consider the motion.
Closing Of Trump Taj Mahal Pushed Back 8 DaysThe owners of Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal have pushed back the scheduled closing date for the casino.
Rivals For Philadelphia's Second Casino License Lick Wounds, Regroup"Maybe another newspaper? I don't know. We'll deal with that next week," said Bart Blatstein, who had hoped to put a casino in the former Inquirer building on North Broad Street.
Second Casino License For Philadelphia Awarded to Stadium Complex ProjectLIVE! Hotel & Casino received the second casino license in Philadelphia.
Delaware County Officials Ask That Second Philadelphia Casino License Not Be Awarded"Anyone with common sense sees that the gaming industry has changed wholly over this last year," said councilman John McBlain.
Announcement Coming on Second Casino License For PhiladelphiaThe Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has called a special meeting for November 18th to announce who, if anyone, will get the second casino license in the city of Philadelphia.
Tables Arrive as Sugarhouse Begins Assembling Its Poker RoomEarly next month, gamblers who want to try their hand at poker will be able to have a seat inside Philadelphia's first poker room.