Meadowlands

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Battle Brewing Over Casino Expansion In New Jersey

With competition in New York and Pennsylvania eating into New Jersey’s gambling revenue, state lawmakers are considering bringing casinos to Bergen County.

12/12/2013

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Meadowlands To Go Under Weeklong Lockdown For Super Bowl

The New Jersey Sports and Exhibition Authority said the entire complex will be sealed off beginning Jan. 27. Only those with credentials will be allowed to enter. Signs will warn commuters they won’t be permitted to take shortcuts through the complex.

11/22/2013

MetLife Stadium exterior (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

NFL ‘Convinced’ Lights Will Stay On At MetLife Stadium For Super Bowl XLVIII

The NFL huddled with PSE&G Thursday on the plan to supply electricity to MetLife Stadium for Super Bowl XLVIII in February.

11/14/2013

Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants walks off the field after throwing an interception in the fourth quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Enough, Already — It’s Time For The Giants To Shut Up

Now the Giants, who keep belching these bromides about a playoff run, need to shut up. Win one game and then speak mildly, meekly and modestly.

10/16/2013

John Campbell drives Lucky Chucky in the Hambletonian elimination at the Meadowlands Racetrack - East Rutherford, NJ - Jul 31, 2010 (Photo: U.S. Trotting Association)

Palladino: Hambletonian Is Going Back To Its Old Ways

In an effort to throw some added excitement to the world’s greatest trotting event, its organizers have brought back same-day heat racing, which was a Hambletonian staple between 1991 and ‘96.

07/31/2013

Timex Performance Center (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Giants’ Headquarters At Meadowlands Renamed Quest Diagnostics Training Center

Quest Diagnostics and the Giants announced a partnership Thursday in which the team’s headquarters at the Meadowlands will be renamed the Quest Diagnostics Training Center.

07/25/2013

The American Dream complex is seen from Chopper 880 – East Rutherford, NJ (file/credit: Evan Bindelglass)

American Dream Developer Countersues Giants, Jets

Developer Triple Five says the NFL teams are engaging in a “campaign to delay, thwart and ultimately prevent” the American Dream project from being built at the Meadowlands sports complex.

07/10/2013

New Jersey State Fair (credit: WLNY)

Mobile Couch: State Fair At The Meadowlands

One of the biggest family friendly events is underway in New Jersey this weekend.

06/28/2013

The American Dream complex is seen from Chopper 880 - East Rutherford, NJ (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass)

Giants, Jets Again Sue Over Meadowlands Mall

The New York Giants and New York Jets refiled a lawsuit Thursday to stop developers from expanding a planned $3 billion megamall near MetLife Stadium, placing another roadblock in front of a project that already has endured 10 years of false starts and financial woes.

05/30/2013

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Super Bowl L To Be Held In Santa Clara, Super Bowl LI To Be Held In Houston

NFL owners voted Tuesday for the 49ers’ new stadium as host of the 2016 game. That facility in Santa Clara, Calif., is due to open for the 2014 season.

05/21/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Christie On Super Bowl Security: ‘I’m Not Worried About It’

Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday reassured those shaken by the fatal Boston Marathon bombings that security will be tight at Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium early next year.

04/18/2013

Preparations for WrestleMania 29 at MetLife Stadium as seen from Chopper 880 over East Rutherford, N.J. - April 3, 2013 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

John Cena Defeats The Rock In WrestleMania 29 At MetLife Stadium

An estimated 75,000 fans from all around the world were expected to fill MetLife Stadium for the event, watching John Cena defeat Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson to become the new WWE champiopn.

04/07/2013

The members of N.J.'s Task Force One Urban Search & Rescue team left nothing to chance on March 27, 2013, training like they were doing the real thing. (Photo: CBS 2)

Training The Name Of The Game For N.J. Urban Search & Rescue Team

Task Force One member Chris Demais was seen coming down from a State Police chopper, responding to a building and garage collapse, where victims were being pulled out of concrete and metal rubble.

03/27/2013

Johan Hedberg #1 of the New Jersey Devils makes the shootout save on Blake Wheeler #26 of the Winnipeg Jets. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwei: Devils Notes And Observations From The Week That Was

The Devils may have put the brakes on their recent skid with two shootout victories in their last three games.

03/11/2013

The American Dream complex is seen from Chopper 880 - East Rutherford, NJ (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass)

Work To Resume Soon On American Dream Megamall In Meadowlands

After 10 years, the long-delayed retail and entertainment complex at New Jersey’s Meadowlands may finally be entering the homestretch.

03/07/2013

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