Revel Casino began closing its doors in Atlantic City Monday, becoming the second of three casinos in the city to close in a two-week span. The Showboat Casino Hotel closed its doors Sunday and Trump Plaza Closes September 16. Revel opened just two years ago with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City’s gambling industry. Show More Summary
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — It's the most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling: the $2.4-billion Revel Casino Hotel emptied its hotel Monday. The casino itself will shut early Tuesday morning. Revel...Show More Summary
The Obama economy has claimed another hotel in the soon-to-be ghost town known as Atlantic City, New Jersey. The billion-dollar Revel Casino Hotel i s following along the lines of several other casinos, including the Trump Plaza andShow More Summary
The casino's closure will be followed today by the shutdown of The Revel. The Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino will likely close Sept. 16. They are casualties of competition from outlets in other states.
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Revel Casino Hotel opened just two years ago with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City's struggling gambling market
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and more than 5,000 jobs will be lost this weekend. The Showboat is closing Sunday, followed by Revel’s two-day closure Monday and Tuesday.
"How to win at the board game Monopoly: While luck is a factor in winning Monopoly, fortune can be fickle... You need to bankrupt all of your opponents before they can do the same to you... Finish off struggling players... Play dirty." - WikiHowThe iconic monopoly game has likely been instructive to casino operators. Show More Summary
The show is ending for the Showboat Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. The Mardi Gras-themed casino is shutting down at 4 p.m. Sunday after 27 years on the Boardwalk. Its owner, Caesars Entertainment, is closing...
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Easy come, easy go with the gambling business.Despite the fact that Philly and other cities that used to feed the Atlantic City gambling crowd are developing their own local casinos the downsizing of the casino business in Atlantic City...Show More Summary
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A time few could imagine during the not-too-distant glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos will close this weekend and a third will shut down in two weeks.
Over the course of under three weeks, the casino resort town of Atlantic City, N.J. will see its city lose three iconic casinos and over 8,000 jobs, leaving a quarter of the town's casino workforce unemployed. Read more...
Here is a look at how gambling revenue and employment have changed since casinos launched in Atlantic City in 1978:
The Showboat Casino-Hotel is shutting its doors for good this weekend. It's the first of three Atlantic City casinos set to close and the pain is hitting employees hard.
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"My name is Blaze," he said, introducing himself. "And these are your guides to Flavortown," handing my date and me the menus.: Caroline Russock, food editor at City Paper, pays a visit to Guy Fieri Chophouse at Bally's Atlantic City....
The Wildlife Conservation Society has released a photo of a majestic humpback whale feeding in the Atlantic Ocean just a few miles from New York City. Officials at the society say the photo was... To view the full story, click the title link.
Bruce flexes her gleaming white leg and nods down at the four inch stiletto heel strapped to her size eleven foot. This Lady Gaga fan from the Bronx was part of a sellout crowd of screaming, earnest teenagers who packed Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall in late June to toss teddy bears at their pop idol. Show More Summary