Atlantic City

May 30, 2018

REPORT: ATLANTIC CITY CLOSED TWO FIRE COMPANIES ON HOLIDAY WEEKEND

Two fire departments in Atlantic City were forced to close on Saturday of Memorial Day weekend due to a lack of available crews and a high number of sick call outs.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that 11 firefighters called out sick on Saturday.  The fire chief for the city says it did not …

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May 30, 2018

MAN ADMITS TO STABBING WOMAN MULTIPLE TIMES IN CASINO GARAGE

A 54 year old Pennsylvania man admitted in court that he stabbed a woman 19 times in an Atlantic City casino parking garage last summer.  David Legette has pleaded guilty to attempted murder.  The woman was locked in a car Legette was driving; she opened the car door and threw herself to the street for …

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May 30, 2018

HOOKERS ROUNDED UP DURING BIG SWEEP IN ATLANTIC CITY

22 people were rounded up, including two men, in a prostitution sweep in Atlantic City.  The suspects hail from Ocean City, Somers Point, Atlantic City, Tuckerton, and other communities.  Pacific Avenue and the casino district were both targeted during...
May 29, 2018

OCEAN RESORT TO OFFER SPORTS BETTING WHEN IT OPENS NEXT MONTH

When the new Ocean Resorts Casino opens in Atlantic City in late June, sports betting will be a big part of it.  The casino has partnered with a company that will permit sports betting when it opens on June 28th.  A 7,500 foot sports betting book will be part of the casino floor at the …

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