Atlantic City

April 18, 2017

REPORT: FORMER REVEL CASINO COULD OPEN IN EIGHT WEEKS

The former Revel Casino could be opening in the middle of June.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that new owner Glen Straub says he could open a portion of the former casino on June 15th.  The Revel has a name change, and is now called “TEN”. ##
April 17, 2017

BOMB THREATS IN ATLANTIC CITY, NOTHING FOUND

Atlantic City Police responded to two separate bomb threats on Monday morning.  One threat was against a court house, the other, an apartment complex.  No explosives were found, and one suspect was arrested. ##
April 17, 2017

FORMER AC COUNCILMAN SENTENCED TO SIX MONTHS IN PRISON

It’s six months in prison for former Atlantic City Councilman John Schultz.  He received the prison term on Monday in a federal court for his role in a scheme to avoid paying over $100,000 in taxes to the IRS.  Schultz is 74 years old and took responsibility for the crime. ##
April 7, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY’S CASINOS SEE BUMP IN REVENUE AFTER TAJ CLOSURE

Atlantic City’s casinos enjoyed a bump in revenue during the fourth quarter of 2016 after the Taj Mahal closed.  New figures show a quarterly profit figure of $118.1 million for the casinos, which was up by over $18 million from the same quarter in 2015. ##