Casinos

the hard rock casino in atlantic city, which could reopen soon if atlantic city casinos reopen on june 1st
City Life

Atlantic City Casinos Now Accepting Hotel Reservations for June 1st and Beyond

Could Atlantic City casinos reopen as early as June 1st? That’s what most of the casino properties in the Jersey Shore town seem to be […]

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Things to Do

Craps Is the Only Casino Game You Should Play

I used to walk through a casino like a self-conscious teenage girl in a high-school cafeteria — unsure of what the unwritten rules were, but […]

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Things to Do

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Hang Out at Philly-Area Casinos

Sports betting is legal, the food is better than ever, and there’s a new venue coming to town: Why not hit up a casino? Here […]

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Things to Do

How to Get Started With Sports Betting the Next Time You Visit a Casino

Slots and table games have been around for a while, but sports betting? That’s a relatively new phenomenon around these parts. Tom Gable, director of […]

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Foobooz

The Borgata Has a New $40,000 Drink on Its Menu

There are a lot of things you can buy for $40,000. You can order a one-bedroom tiny house with a covered deck online, free shipping […]

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City Life

Gamblers Sue SugarHouse Over “Illegitimate” Decks and Botched Card Games

When you sit at a casino card table and lay your money down, you probably assume that you’re playing with a full deck and that […]

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Foobooz

A Self-Serve Beer Bar Is Set to Open in Atlantic City This Summer

You know how frustrating it can be when you are standing at a crowded bar, trying to get the bartender’s attention so you can get […]

phil ivey borgata lawsuit
City Life

Borgata: Poker Star Phil Ivey Is Stiffing Us Out of $10 Million

Phil Ivey is, without a doubt, one of the most recognizable poker players in the world. Ivey, who has said he’s the Michael Jordan and […]

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City Life

Casinos Sue to Stop Pennsylvania Lottery’s Online Games

A coalition of seven Pennsylvania casinos has sued the state Department of Revenue over its online gaming system. In a news release, the casinos blasted […]

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City Life

You Could Soon Gamble at Philadelphia International Airport

You’ve probably heard by now that Gov. Tom Wolf signed several pieces of legislation on Monday aimed at funding the state’s $32 billion spending plan. The bills […]

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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 […]

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 […]

SugarHouse Casino
City

SugarHouse Won’t Serve Alcohol 24/7 — and That’s Bad for Pennsylvania’s Budget

When Pennsylvania passed a massive liquor reform bill this spring, politicians and media outlets labeled it as a push for more consumer choices. “This is […]

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City Life

Christie Says He’ll Vote to Expand Casinos to Northern New Jersey

New Jersey governor Chris Christie said he plans to cast his ballot in favor of expanding casinos outside of Atlantic City and into parts of northern […]

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

Forget Casinos: Let’s Make Atlantic City a Marijuana Tourism Destination

Philadelphia thought it was pretty darn progressive by decriminalizing marijuana in 2014, but if one New Jersey lawmaker has his way, Atlantic City could one-up […]