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NO EXCUSES THIS TIME: FEBRUARY A POOR MONTH FOR AC CASINOS

February was a bad month for the Atlantic City gaming industry.  New win figures were posted that show a 6.5 percent drop in gaming revenue compared to the same month last year.  There were no winter storms or any other major reasons for the downturn in gaming revenue.  Only the Golden Nugget saw an uptick …

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ATLANTIC CITY HIGH SCHOOL RECEIVES THREAT, STUDENTS DISMISSED

An unexpected dismissal of students Wednesday morning from Atlantic City High School.  The Atlantic City Police Department announced on social media that students were being dismissed from the school today due to some sort of threat.  After school activities and sports programs were being cancelled as well.  The threat was delivered to a student inside …

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THOUSANDS OF STUDENTS WALK OUT OF SCHOOLS IN PROTEST

Thousands of students walked out of New Jersey public schools this morning to show their solidarity and support for safer schools.  The walkouts generally lasted 17 minutes to pay tribute to the recent school shooting victims in Florida on February 14t...

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OCEAN CITY RESCHEDULES FIRE DEPARTMENT SWEARING IN TO THIS FRIDAY

Ocean City will swear in its new fire chief during a special ceremony to be held Friday evening.  James P. Smith will be sworn in as the new chief during a ceremony to be held at the Ocean City Tabernacle; the event was scheduled for a few weeks ago but postponed due to a coastal …

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NO WINNER IN MEGA MILLIONS, JACKPOT TO BE 8TH HIGHEST IN HISTORY

The Mega Millions lottery jackpot will now swell to an estimated $345 million courtesy of no one hitting on all of the numbers Tuesday night.  This will be the eighth largest Mega Millions lottery drawing in its history.  If you win Friday night and you want the cash option, you’ll put $205 million in your …

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SPORTS: EAGLES PART WAYS WITH TE BRENT CELEK

Longtime Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek is now unemployed.  The Eagles have released Celek after an 11 year career with the Birds.  Celek would have counted $5 million against the cap next season. The post SPORTS: EAGLES PART WAYS WITH TE B...

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