Miss America is staying in Atlantic City. The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority is handing over $4.3 million to the pageant for the 2019 competition. CRDA is convinced that the pageant will have more of a focus on women’s empowerment issues.
Atlantic City’s new Hard Rock Casino is ready to roll out its new entertainment lineup during a special event on Wednesday. The Hard Rock will make some big announcements about its future at the Hard Rock Preview Center located in the Tanger Outlets shopping district.
Governor Phil Murphy is moving towards the elimination of state oversight of Atlantic City. Murphy announced Monday that he would like to end the role played by former Chris Christie designee Jeffrey Chiesa within a month’s time. Christie put the city under state control during his administration due to severe financial hardships.
The price tag, $1.85 billion for the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City and other properties that will be put into Eldorado Resorts, Inc. The Tropicana announced Monday morning that the deal is moving forward, includes the Atlantic City property, but not a property in Aruba.
The body of a woman who was likely killed was found Sunday behind a property on South Tennessee Avenue in Atlantic City. Police say 56 year old Vernell K. Vance likely died as a result of blunt force trauma to the head. No suspects are in custody.
A 34 year old woman was stabbed to death in Atlantic City, and a Pleasantville woman has been charged with the slaying. Authorities say 34 year old Jennifer Rodriguez was stabbed to death, and her husband was also stabbed, by 28 year old Rollie Ellis of Pleasantville. The Rodriguezs were attacked inside their apartment. Ellis…
Some very good news for Atlantic City casinos as they saw their gross operating profits rise by over 22 percent during 2017. The Associated Press reports that the final figures put the profits at $723 million. Two new casinos are set to open in the gaming resort this year.
It looks like Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam is in the clear regarding a $10,000 check that was accidentally deposited into his account. Gilliam held a press conference Tuesday in the city to announce that a criminal complaint involving the check has been dismissed. Gilliam called it “a great day for Atlantic City”.
Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam will hold a press conference Tuesday morning to discuss the recent controversy surrounding the alleged theft of $10,000 in campaign financing. The democratic committee in Atlantic City filed a criminal complaint against Gilliam in court. Gilliam has repeatedly stated the money was deposited into his account accidentally.
The former Revel Casino in Atlantic City will be affiliated with the Hyatt hotel chain. The new Ocean Resort Casino will bring with it some of the branding from the Hyatt chain and is expected to open this year. It was six years ago on April 2nd when the Revel opened its doors for business;…