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September 13, 2017

AUGUST WAS A SOLID MONTH FOR AC CASINOS

August was a very good month for Atlantic City casinos. New win figures show the casinos raked in 5.6 more revenue then they did one year ago. Casino gaming is up nearly nine percent over last year; online gaming numbers are helping to boost the numb...
September 13, 2017

MURPHY HOLDS HUGE LEAD OVER GUADAGNO IN GUBERNATORIAL RACE

Republican Kim Guadagno has a ton of ground to make up in the New Jersey gubernatorial race. A new poll released by Quinnipiac gives democrat Phil Murphy a 25 point lead over Guadagno less than two months before the election. About 40 percent of the voters admit they don’t know much about either candidate.
September 13, 2017

BOARDWALK HALL MAY BE NAMED AFTER SENATOR WHELAN

Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall may be renamed in order to honor the late State Senator James Whelan. Legislation has been introduced in Trenton that would rename the building the Senator Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall. Whelan was set to retire this year; he died on August 22nd.
September 13, 2017

TRIAL: MENENDEZ GOT EXPENSIVE PRIVATE FLIGHT FROM DOCTOR

Senator Robert Menendez received an $8,000 private flight from a Florida doctor because the doctor’s jet was unavailable. That testimony was offered in court Wednesday during Menendez’ corruption trial. Authorities are trying to show that Menendez accepted expensive gifts for political influence.