Move over, Atlantic City. Washington got a new casino, and all we got was this lousy traffic.
Wilbur Ross became rich investing in faltering businesses like steel mills and coal mines, finding a fortune in blue-collar industries that others dismissed as beyond saving. But before he was scooping up Rust Belt factories, the banker was sizing up another troubled asset: Donald Trump. More than...
“Who’s behind those Foster Grants?” goes the famous line. Foster Grant being the legendary brand that invented sunglasses, first selling them on the Atlantic City boardwalk in 1929, then becoming a favorite among movie stars during Hollywood’s Golden Era. Show More Summary
In April, I met a man named Solo Sandeng in a restaurant in Serekunda, a city close to Gambia’s Atlantic coast. At the time, Sandeng was a leading opposition figure in Gambia and with, eight months to go until presidential elections,...Show More Summary
The gambling market is somewhat saturated, so how can new customers be found? One idea: skills-based games. In Atlantic City, the Borgata added a basketball free-throw shooting contest. Other casinos are adding skill-based games to electronic slot machines — shooting, puzzles, less slot machine ding ding ding and more Angry Birds-style competition. Show More Summary
Super bantamweight contenders Danny “The Baby Face Assasin” Roman (21-2-1, 7 KO’) from Los Angeles and Adam “Mantequilla” Lopez (16-0-1,8 KOs), of San Antonio, Texas, will face-off on January 20th for a possible shot at the 122 pound WBA title, … Continue reading ? The post Roman-Lopez clash Jan 20 in Atlantic City appeared first on Boxing News.
Donald Trump’s name could be back on the boardwalk.
KAFKA IN THE BULL CITY (The Atlantic) -- Democrats argued that the fact that Durham County calculated the votes late didn’t amount to an “irregularity” in any formal or legal sense, and that therefore there wasn’t any grounds for granting the recount. Show More Summary
Bernard Hopkins began his career 28 years ago with a majority-decision loss to Clinton Mitchell in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and he’ll bookend it with a fight against light heavyweight contender Joe Smith Jr. December 17 at the Forum in Los Angeles on HBO. The 51-year-old says this will be his final fight. How final we’ll know shortly after. Show More Summary
London is on sale from Los Angeles LAX with all three alliances offering tickets from $532 to $558 round trip for travel departures Jan 9 to May 11. The lowest fares are Virgin Atlantic transatlantic flights with Delta connections via LAX-LAS Las Vegas. Show More Summary
A 21-year-old new father and college student, Demond Cottman, of Clayton, New Jersey, was killed and his brother was injured during a shooting at Hamilton Mall on Black Friday, according to the Press of Atlantic City. At around 1:05 a.m. Show More Summary
Calling all boxing fans! The Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame will host their first inaugural Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Memorial Day Weekend 2017 at The Claridge - A Radisson Hotel located at [...] The post ATLANTIC CITY BOXING HALL OF FAME WILL HOST ITS FIRST INAUGURAL INDUCTION WEEKEND MAY 26, 27 & 28, 2017 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
TORONTO (Reuters) - A Canadian man accused in a failed shopping mall massacre plot in the Atlantic Canadian city of Halifax pleaded guilty on Tuesday but an American woman charged in the case has pleaded not guilty and is expected to face trial next year, a court spokeswoman said.
Atlantic City was one of the first American cities conceived from scratch, not built around any preëxisting industry but created solely to be a destination for its own sake. So the city’s fortunes have always depended on the wheelers...Show More Summary
promoted by Rosi On this year’s Former Governors panel at the New Jersey State League of Municipalities this morning at the Atlantic City Convention Center is a Who’s Who of Garden State governors who served less than 2 full terms – from...Read more
The MEDIC Training Solutions 2016 World Tour winds down next week, with two final appearances in Atlantic City at the New Jersey Statewide Conference on EMS, and Dallas at the Texas EMS Conference. The nice folks in Montana, Oklahoma, Virginia, South Dakota, and Colorado were nice enough to book us this past month, and Nancy...
Mimi Imfurst is not only one of the leading queens in Philadelphia, but she is extending her reach from the City of Brotherly Love into Atlantic City, as she snatched the crown of Miss'd America last month at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa. Show More Summary
In 1984 I was a young man just launching my career when I had a unique experience. I got to work with Donald Trump. At that time, Atlantic City was one of the most visited places in the country, and the Daily News decided to run a special Sunday section about the city's rise in popularity. Show More Summary
Donald Trump is going to Washington, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie may be going with him, and Atlantic City—a place they both know intimately—is losing its right to self-government. The two events aren't directly related; Atlantic City's problems were greater than Trump, and Trump's swindles weren't confined to New Jersey. Show More Summary
Over the objections of the city’s elected officials, the Local Finance Board in Trenton unanimously approved a five-year state takeover to ward off a bankruptcy filing.