AC HILTON CASINO CHANGES NAME

The Press of Atlantic City reports that the Hilton Casino Resort in Atlantic City has lost the right to use the Hilton name. The resort is now being referred to as ACH.  The reports says that the Hilton hotel chain ended it’s licensing agreement with the Atlantic City casino. John Forrest Ales, a spokesperson for…

INDICTMENT HANDED DOWN IN MANSLAUGHTER CASE

An Atlantic County Grand Jury indicted an Atlantic City man on Wednesday on second-degree manslaughter and third-degree endangering of a victim in connection with the Feb. 15 death of a Florida man. The indictment alleges that Tyvon Junne, 27, killed Charles Baker, 22, of Fort Meyers, during an altercation in which he punched and kicked the victim.…

AVALON TO SEE SAVINGS FROM BOND REFINANCING

Refinancing a bond in Avalon is going to save Avalon nearly $90,000 in upcoming years. Avalon was able to refinance the 2001 bond and save taxpayers’ money thanks in part to an exemplary AA+ bond rating that the Borough was recently awarded by Standard and Poor’s Rating Services, a division of the McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.…

WILDWOOD GOING “CLEAN AND LIEN”

An old program is being reinstated in Wildwood. The City Commissioners are supporting the Clean and Lien program, which is designed to encourage property owners to maintain the exteriors of their buildings and keep their lots clean, free of unsightly debris and overgrown foliage.  The ordinance was passed in 2007, but has not been widely…