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Chris Christie
Business

Christie Pledges to Cut Back on Rules for Atlantic City Casinos

After meeting with MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment on Thursday, Governor Christie announced plans to roll back some of New Jersey’s gambling regulations, but […]

City Life

Everybody’s Favorite Shark Is Hanging Off the Coast of Atlantic City

After spending time near Cape May and Delaware’s Rehoboth Beach over the Memorial Day Weekend holiday, Mary Lee is back in New Jersey and this […]

Donald Trump ascends the stairs with his fist raised after the opening of the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. on April 5, 1990.
Business

Trump Taj Mahal Sold For Pennies on the Dollar

When Carl Icahn announced his wish to sell Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal back in February, Hard Rock International swooped in a month later to […]

Foobooz

Behind the Line: Michael Symon, the Borgata’s Newest Chef

On Saturday, restaurateur and The Chew co-host Michael Symon joins Bobby Flay, Gordon Ramsay, Wolfgang Puck, and Guy Fieri in Atlantic City’s roster of “celebrity […]

An aerial view of the beach and casinos in Atlantic City.
Business

New A.C. Master Plan Loosens Up Longtime Zoning Restrictions

This week the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority, the body that controls Atlantic City’s Tourism District, gave the green light on changes to the city’s master […]

An aerial view of the beach and casinos in Atlantic City.
Business

Shuttered A.C. Casino to Reopen as Indoor Water Park

Building on a chain of recent deals in Atlantic City, Ventnor-based R&R Development Group announced on Monday that it has entered into an agreement to […]

The Trump Taj Mahal entrance
City

Hard Rock to Buy Trump Taj, Plans Casino Opening in 2018

There will be a new casino on the Atlantic City boardwalk next year. Yesterday the Hard Rock struck a deal with Carl Icahn to buy […]

City Life

You Could Now Get a $500 Fine for Releasing a Balloon in Atlantic City

Atlantic City doesn’t mess around. You might already know not to feed seagulls in the Jersey Shore town – unless you want to end up in jail. […]

Foobooz

Some More Details from Jose Garces on His New A.C. Restaurants

A couple days ago, we put together everything we knew about the three new restaurants by the Garces Group that are opening at the Tropicana […]

Foobooz

Jose Garces is Opening Three Restaurants at the Tropicana in Atlantic City

Atlantic City is apparently collecting Iron Chefs. With Bobby Flay, Wolfgang Puck and Geoffrey Zakarian already there and Michael Symon opening Angeline at the Borgata […]

Donald Trump ascends the stairs with his fist raised after the opening of the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. on April 5, 1990.
Business

President Trump’s Name Removed From Taj Mahal Casino

President Donald Trump’s presence in Atlantic City legacy grows ever fainter with the removal of the Trump name from all sides of the Taj Mahal casino. […]

Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City
Business

Icahn Says He’ll Sell Trump Taj Mahal

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn wants to wash his hands of the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City. On Monday, he announced plans to sell […]

Business

Revel’s Got a New Reopening Date

Last fall we learned that Revel’s got a new name—TEN—and now it’s got an updated reopening date—February 20th. That’s President’s Day and just three weeks […]

City Life

Meet the Temple Guy Giving Donald Trump–Themed Tours in Atlantic City

Levi Fox knows a thing or two about the Jersey Shore. A lifelong Somers Point resident, the 36-year-old Temple PhD student and lecturer has worked […]

Revel Casino Hotel, now called TEN
City

The Revel Casino Finally Has a New Name

The summer season has come and gone in Atlantic City, and despite an initial mid-June opening date, the former Revel casino remains shuttered — and owner […]