Atlantic City

June 14, 2018

DR. J PLACES FIRST ATLANTIC CITY SPORTS BET..ON THE EAGLES

The first legal sports bet made in Atlantic City was made by Sixers legend Julius Erving.  Erving was at the Borgata Thursday morning and placed a bet on the Philadelphia Eagles to repeat as Super Bowl champions.  Erving says he didn’t bet on his old team, the 76’ers..because he works for the team and it …

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June 14, 2018

ATLANTIC CITY COUNCIL INTRODUCES BUDGET WITH NO TAX HIKE

Atlantic City’s council met Wednesday evening and unanimously voted to introduce a new budget that includes no tax increase.  The $225 million spending plan will be approved during a meeting in July.  The city is relying on $5 million in various ...
June 13, 2018

OCEAN RESORT CASINO GRANTED REQUEST FOR SPECIAL GAMING HEARING

The Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City has been granted a special request to hear discussions about a new gaming license just eight days before the casino will open.  Casino regulators will hold a special hearing next Wednesday to discuss the license request.  The Ocean Resort plans to open one way or another on June …

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June 13, 2018

REPORT: BORGATA CASINO MAY OFFER SPORTS BETTING THURSDAY

The Borgata in Atlantic City may become the first casino to offer legalized sports betting.  NJ Advance Media has learned that the Borgata also intends to offer sports betting Thursday morning, pending state approval.  The first bet will be placed Thur...