Atlantic City

March 18, 2019

BLATSTEIN GETS PRELIMINARY APPROVAL TO BRING GAMING TO SHOWBOAT

The owner of the Showboat in Atlantic City has received preliminary approval to get a casino license.  The Casino Control Commission decided Monday to allow Bart Blatstein to pursue a gaming license for the former casino property.  Blatstein told the Associated Press that he would like to break ground on a piece of property that …

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March 17, 2019

SHOWBOAT LOOKS TO GET A CASINO LICENSE ON MONDAY

The Casino Control Commission will consider a request by the current owners of the Showboat Casino to secure a gaming license in Atlantic City.  The Commission will consider the application made by Bart Blatstein.  The Commission will likely base its v...
March 14, 2019

SPORTS BETTING A HUGE HIT IN ATLANTIC CITY IN ONE YEAR

Sports betting is a huge hit in Atlantic City this over the past year.  New gaming figures show that $2 billion in sports bets have been made in New Jersey since it was legalized last year.  The extra revenue boosted the casino win figures in Atlantic ...
March 13, 2019

REPORT: SWEENEY WANTS PORT AUTHORITY TO TAKE OVER AC AIRPORT

Senate President Steve Sweeney wants the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to operate the Atlantic City International Airport.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Sweeney believes this would provide a needed expansion of the airport.  Cong...