Atlantic City Casinos Lose $112 Million In The 2nd Quarter of 2020 – WHAT?!
The Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has just released the Atlantic City casino revenue figures for the second quarter of 2020. This is the period starting April 1 and ending June 30. Longest Atlantic City casino shutdown since 1978 When the still ongoing COVID-19 pandemic compelled Gov. Murphy to order all nine Atlantic City casinos to close on March 16, how long the unprecedented casino closures would last was anyone’s guess. NJ online casino gambling […]
Atlantic City Casinos Rebound With A MultiBillion Dollar Year
If you moved to or first visited the Atlantic City area in the past year, it’s hard to imagine that only a few years ago. The city was on a major downward spiral. In just two years (2014-16), five Atlantic City casinos had closed, more than 11,000 people lost their jobs, and the future of the town looked bleak. I was there to see the sad saga unfold firsthand. But now I am still there […]
Celebrating Year One: Hard Rock Success, Ocean Casino Survival
June 28 marks the end of the first year since two once shuttered Atlantic City, NJ casinos rebranded, remodeled, and reopened to the public. Because they each chose to host grand openings on the same day in the summer of 2018, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and Ocean Casino Resort are forever linked. However, from the origin stories to how each property performed in year one, this is a tale of two casinos […]
Want To Get Out Of The House? There’s More To Atlantic City Than Just Casinos
Atlantic City is well known as a gambling mecca, but there’s more to the New Jersey town than casinos including Playground Pier, The Boardwalk, fine-dining, the beach, and more.
Which Of Atlantic City’s 7 Casinos Don’t Have NJ Online Casino Sites?
Not all of the seven land-based casinos in Atlantic City host online casino sites in New Jersey, and Bally’s Atlantic City has a good reason why it’s not an online gambling site yet.
$20 Million Is The New Normal For NJ Online Casino Site Revenues
The September numbers are in and, again, online casinos in NJ shined brightly. The sites boosted land-based NJ casinos, but online poker still struggles.
Is It Time For The Atlantic Club To Raze The Roof?
The shuttered Atlantic Club casino’s exterior roof collapsed. The New Jersey casino closed its doors almost four years ago, but cannot seem to relaunch.
He Can’t Open A Casino In New Jersey, But Can Glenn Straub Open An Airport?
NJ casino owner Glenn Straub has another idea for AC’s Bader Field, and it makes more sense than the aerial entertainment center he proposed last time.
NJ Online Gambling Fans Owe A Thank You To Relentless Gaming Supporter Ray Lesniak
There is no other lawmaker who comes to close to state Sen. Ray Lesniak when it comes to furthering the cause for real money online gambling in New Jersey.
Christie And NJ Tell Trump To Keep His Tiny Hands Off Their Online Gambling
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed a resolution into law publicly encouraging President Trump and his administration to avoid federal iGaming bans.