The two Ceasars casino properties in Atlantic City are part of a $17 billion acquisition. Eldorado Resorts has purchased the properties and others in the huge deal announced Monday. The cash and stock deal is worth $17.3 billion.
A 15 year old boy from Atlantic City has been criminally charged with shooting a 16 year old boy during a dispute last weekend. The shooting took place last Saturday night on Arctic Avenue. The teen has been charged with attempted murder and weapons offenses.
Atlantic City lawmakers pushed back hard Thursday on a proposal that would change the form of city government. Elected officials held a press conference to announce that they oppose the petition drive because it will take control away from the city and its residents. An investigation has been called for to verify the legality of…
No tax hike for Atlantic City this year. Council adopted a $207 million budget Wednesday night that provides for no tax increases. Atlantic City remains under state oversight, and this spending plan must be approved in Trenton.
An effort is underway to change Atlantic City’s government to a Council-Manager type of governing body. The Press of Atlantic City reports that a petition drive is underway aimed at attempting the major change. Officials will hold a press conference Thursday morning to address the petition effort.
The man who jumped to his death from a Borgata Casino hotel room this week has been identified as 25 year old Eric Zaun. Zaun was a professional beach volleyball player who jumped from the 29th floor of the casino Tuesday afternoon. Police say it appears to have been a suicide.
There were significant increases in gaming revenue last month for Atlantic City casinos. New figures released this week show a 22.5 percent increase in gaming revenue from one year ago, thanks largely to two new casinos in operation. The Golden Nugget was the big winner, with an increase in gaming revenue of more than ten…
One man is dead after what police believe is a suicide jump at the parking garage at the Borgata Casino in Atlantic City. A body was found in the parking lot shortly before 6pm Tuesday. The man jumped from a window in his hotel room. His identity has not yet been released.
The sale of the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City has been approved by the Casino Control Commission. Gaming regulators on Tuesday approved the sale of the Trop to Eldorado Resorts of Reno, Nevada. The company now has a license to operate a casino in New Jersey.
The Miss New Jersey Pageant gets underway Wednesday night in its new home. The pageant has left Ocean City and moved up the coastline by ten miles to Atlantic City, where the event will be held in the Superstar Theater inside Resorts International Casino. 28 candidates will try to win the crown.