September's Employment Numbers Show Atlantic County's Largest Unemployment Spike In 25 YearsBetween Showboat, Revel and Trump Plaza casino hotels all closing around Labor Day weekend this year, Atlantic County's September unemployment, at 11.4 percent, was a huge 1.3 percent jump from August.
Gov. Christie Defends Decision To Not Take Control Of Ailing Atlantic CityMore than 5,000 casino workers could be out of a job by next month between the closing of Showboat and Revel casinos alone.
Atlantic City's Revel Casino To Close Its Doors After Just Two YearsAtlantic City's newest casino is shutting its doors just over two years after opening amid high hopes of turning around the crumbling seaside resort's gambling market.
Poll: Some New Jersey Gamblers Would Use New York Casinos, But Most Prefer Atlantic CityAbout 12 percent of New Jersey gamblers would take their business to one or more of the four new casinos being built in New York, according to a new poll.