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Atlantic City Skyline (file / credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Atlantic City March Casino Revenues Fall 10.5 Percent Compared To Last Year

The casinos took in $238.5 million last month. Of that total, nearly $173 million came from slot machines, down nearly 10 percent from March 2012, and $65.6 million came from table games, down nearly 13 percent from a year ago.

04/10/2013

The Revel casino is seen from the boardwalk in Atlantic City (file / creidt: Dough4872 via Wikipedia)

Revel Casino To Allow Smoking As Part Of Bankruptcy Filing

Allowing patrons to smoke is only one of several big changes the $2.4 billion resort is planning. Its bankruptcy filing read like a laundry list of mistakes and misfortunes that caused the much-heralded resort to struggle sine the day it opened last April.

03/26/2013

Damaged rides and debris at the Keansburg Amusement Park on the Jersey Shore - Nov. 1, 2012 (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Jersey Shore Amusement Rides To Start Spinning Again

Some of the Jersey Shore’s amusement piers and parks are springing back to life nearly five months after Superstorm Sandy.

03/22/2013

FILE - Gamblers at a casino in Atlantic City, NJ. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Regulators To Let Atlantic City Casinos Accept Bets On Fantasy Teams

The temporary adoption of the new rules will be effective on April 22, the Gaming Enforcement Division said Monday.

03/18/2013

People walk along the boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Atlantic City Casinos Will Offer Fantasy Sports Betting As Part Of New Pilot Program

Peyton Manning’s touchdown passes, Adrian Peterson’s first downs and Darrelle Revis’ interceptions could combine to make someone rich this fall.

03/16/2013

Superstorm Sandy's destruction is seen in Atlantic City - Oct. 30, 2012 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Atlantic City Casino Revenue Down 12.5 Percent In February

Figures released Monday by the state Division of Gaming Enforcement show the city’s 12 casinos took in $212.3 million.

03/11/2013

Liberty Academy Charter School - Jersey City, N.J. (file / credit: Liberty Academy)

Jersey City Charter School Among Those Ordered Closed By The State

The Liberty Academy Charter School in the Heights section of Jersey City is among three charter schools the state has ordered closed by year’s end.

03/01/2013

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Federal Judge Blocks Sports Betting In New Jersey

In a decision released late Thursday, U.S. District Judge Michael Shipp in Trenton, N.J., issued a permanent injunction barring New Jersey from offering sports betting.

03/01/2013

Online Gambling (file/credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Signs Internet Gambling Bill Into Law

Earlier this month, the legislature approved a different online gambling bill that was vetoed by Christie who called for slight changes to the measure. The changes were adopted and the bill passed by large margins in the state Assembly and Senate on Tuesday.

02/26/2013

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New Jersey Gaming Attorney Sees Online Gambling Coming Soon

The governor of Nevada has signed a bill legalizing online gambling there and one New Jersey gaming attorney and consultant believes it will happen in the Garden State, too.

02/22/2013

The Revel casino is seen from the boardwalk in Atlantic City (file / creidt: Dough4872 via Wikipedia)

Atlantic City’s Revel Casino Already Filing For Bankruptcy

Less than a year after opening, the Revel casino and hotel in Atlantic City has announced it is filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy next month.

02/20/2013

Miss America 2012 Laura Kaeppeler (R) wraps  the sash around Mallory Hytes Hagan of New York, the new Miss America (credit: David Becker/Getty Images)

Miss America Pageant Heads Back To Atlantic City

The pageant, a staple in Atlantic City for decades before it was moved to Las Vegas in 2006, is making a return.

02/14/2013

The Borgata Hotel, Casino, and Spa - Atlantic City, NJ - May 24, 2007 - Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

Borgata Rolling The Dice On New Gambling Technology

The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City said it will become the first casino in the United States to let guests gamble over hotel room TV sets starting on Feb. 18.

02/11/2013

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Monopoly Fans Vote To Add Cat, Toss Iron Tokens

Other pieces that contested for a spot on Monopoly included a robot, diamond ring, helicopter and guitar.

02/06/2013

Atlantic City Skyline (file / credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Atlantic City Casino Workers Push Christie To Sign Online Gambling Bill

The president of Atlantic City’s largest casino workers’ union called on Gov. Chris Christie to sign an Internet gambling bill, saying online betting revenue could make the difference between two or more casinos surviving or having to close.

01/31/2013

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