Atlantic City

January 31, 2018

GOVERNOR MURPHY MEETS WITH ATLANTIC CITY OFFICIALS

Governor Phil Murphy met Wednesday with Atlantic City officials to further discuss the state takeover of the city’s finances.  Murphy was in the gaming resort to sign an executive order regarding wind energy and discussed the takeover of the city with Mayor Frank Gilliam.   Murphy says the state needs to have a better partnership with …

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January 31, 2018

JOBS COMING BACK TO ATLANTIC CITY; JOB FAIR HELD FOR HARD ROCK

A major job fair was held this week in Atlantic City as the Hard Rock Casino attempts to lure back employees who were eliminated when the Trump Taj Mahal Casino closed a few years ago.  1,400 people applied for jobs during a major job fair on Tuesday.  The new Hard Rock will create another 3,000 …

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January 30, 2018

ATLANTIC CITY MOBSTER JOEY MERLINO BACK IN COURT THIS WEEK

Reputed Atlantic City mobster “Skinny” Joey Merlino is back in federal court this week.  Merlino is in a federal court in New York City, this time on charges that he participated in a crime ring that involved loansharking, credit card fraud...
January 16, 2018

ATLANTIC CITY ATTORNEY HEADING TO PRISON FOR CHILD SEXUAL CONTACT

A 59 year old attorney from Atlantic City will be headed to prison for several years for pursuing sexual contact with a minor over several years.  David Alcantara was convicted on the charges on Friday.  He began endangering the girl 12 years ago when the girl was only ten years of age.  Alcantara allegedly touched [...]

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