NJ Gambling For September 2021 Set New Records
Anyone who still has doubts that Atlantic City and New Jersey are on the road to full economic recovery need only look at the NJ gambling revenue statistics that the Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has released for September. The figures are up in every category–Atlantic City casino gambling, online gambling, and sports betting. Moreover, for both NJ online gambling revenue and sports betting handle, September set new monthly records. This article for NJ Online […]
Ocean Casino Resort Has A New 50% Owner: Ilitch Holdings
The rapid rise of Ocean Casino Resort from a struggling property with an uncertain future to a profitable business and new force to be reckoned with in a highly competitive market has been tumultuous but fascinating. The many twists and turns along the way have included multiple ownership and leadership changes and even a name change. Initially, the property was called Ocean Resort Casino. The decision to rename it Ocean Casino Resort instead might seem […]
DraftKings Will Open A State-Of-The-Art Office In Vegas In 2022
DraftKings, one of the leading names in the digital entertainment and gaming industries, announced in a press release dated 10/4/21 that it intends to open a new state-of-the-art office in Las Vegas in early 2022. DraftKings’ Vision for the new facility The site chosen for the 90,000 square-foot facility will be a new development in Southwest Las Vegas called UnCommons. The project is still in the planning stage, but the company behind it, Matter Real […]
Atlantic City Restaurant Week Is Here And 50 Bites Starts On 10/7
Atlantic City Restaurant Week started on Sun., Oct. 3 and continues through Fri., Oct. 8. It’s a six-day celebration when you get to enjoy complete three-course lunches and dinners from some of your favorite casino and non-casino restaurants in the area for a fraction of the regular price. Then, starting Thurs., Oct. 7 and continuing for 50 days, all the way to Wed., Nov. 24, 50 Bites returns! 50 Bites is only $25 this year! […]
New Federal Mandate Will Require COVID Vaccine For AC Casino Workers
President Biden’s Sept. 9, 2021 announcement to implement an aggressive plan to combat the rising incidence of COVID-19 nationwide applies to casino workers. One component of the plan relates to vaccination requirements in the workplace. It will affect all Atlantic City casino employees. The new vaccination rules for employees in a nutshell If you are a federal government employee or contractor, health care worker, or an employee of any of the nine Atlantic City casinos but […]
Caesars Atlantic City Will Open A Nobu Hotel & Restaurant Next Summer
NJ Online Casino offers you an exclusive early preview of a new casino hotel and dining experience soon to debut at Caesars Atlantic City. This exciting news should put Atlantic City firmly on the map as a world-class vacation and dining destination. Caesars Atlantic City patrons can look forward to the ultimate in luxury and comfort in accommodations together with an unparalleled dining experience when they visit the property next summer. Caesars Entertainment Inc. and […]
Atlantic City Casino Revenue for July 2021 Set A New Record!
Every month the Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) releases the data for the previous month reporting Atlantic City casino revenue for each of the nine casinos separately and collectively. While both NJ gaming analysts and casino operators were optimistic about the likelihood of a strong rebound this summer, not even they could have anticipated that it would be to the extent that actually occurred. For the second time this year, Atlantic City casino revenue returned […]
DraftKings Acquiring Golden Nugget: What Does it Mean for NJ Online Casinos?
Pending the necessary stockholders’ and regulatory agency approval, look for a big change to take place in the online gambling scene as of early next year. Two leading NJ and US online gambling operators will soon become one. DraftKings announced last week that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG). The deal will cost DraftKings $1.56 billion in stock transfers. However, DraftKings CEO Jason Robins apparently feels that with […]
Casino News Flash – NJ College Betting Talks + Experts Bullish on Golden Nugget
This week’s casino news starts off in New Jersey where the appetite for legalizing in-state college sports betting is tepid at best. However, after a closer look, the poll might be skewed to more non-bettors than actual bettors. Then we talk about the insanely bullish Golden Nugget stock. College Sports Betting Gets Little Support In New Jersey Poll While sports betting is thriving in New Jersey, the one aspect that’s prohibited is betting on college […]
Atlantic City Casinos June Gross Gambling Revenue Tops $345M!
If any doubt still existed that the Atlantic City casinos are making a comeback, one look at the latest report from the Division of Gambling Enforcement (DGE) would dispel that notion immediately. As reported in a July 16, 2021 PressofAtlanticCity.com article, June 2021 was the best month ever for Atlantic City casinos, as their gross gambling revenue topped $345 million, setting a new monthly record! Moreover, that figure does not include the money won on […]