Saturday, June 30, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Friday, June 29, 2018

‘What A Day!’: Hard Rock, Ocean Resort Give Atlantic City A Party To Remember

‘What A Day!’: Hard Rock, Ocean Resort Give Atlantic City A Party To Remember
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Months of preparation and speculation ended with a bang as Hard Rock Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino put on a show for AC on opening day.

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Ocean Resort Casino announces entertainment options

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Ocean Resort Casino announces entertainment options
The Atlantic City casino will offer performances that include popular comedian and actor Wayne Brady, comedienne Wanda Sykes, the theatrical production RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles and an exciting fight card from Top Rank Boxing.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

You Don’t Want To Miss The Party At Hard Rock Atlantic City And Ocean Resort

You Don’t Want To Miss The Party At Hard Rock Atlantic City And Ocean Resort
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June 28 will be the most significant day in recent AC history as Hard Rock Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino open their doors at long last. Here's a breakdown of what to expect on opening day.

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Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Hard Rock Atlantic City Will Open With A Guitar Smash But Not Sports Betting

Hard Rock Atlantic City Will Open With A Guitar Smash But Not Sports Betting
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When the new Hard Rock Atlantic City opens June 28, it will have everything in its place except NJ sports betting. A Hard Rock AC sportsbook isn't in the cards for opening day.

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Can sports betting do for Atlantic City what Trump couldn't?

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Can sports betting do for Atlantic City what Trump couldn't?
The last time there was so much hype about the future of this troubled seaside resort, Donald Trump was doing most of the hyping. The president, then a casino impresario, opened the Trump Taj Mahal with great fanfare in 1990 ...

Monday, June 25, 2018

Boil water order remains in Laughlin as water tests continue

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Boil water order remains in Laughlin as water tests continue
Initial tests show samples of drinking water in Laughlin are meeting water-quality standards but officials want to conduct more tests before lifting an boil-water advisory that's been in place since ...

Sunday, June 24, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Terminally ill man gets last wish to gamble in Atlantic City

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Terminally ill man gets last wish to gamble in Atlantic City
A terminally ill New Jersey man says he got one of his last wishes fulfilled this week: to drink a cold beer and play a few more hands of blackjack at his favorite casino in Atlantic City. John Mudry and his family visited Bally's Atlantic City on Tuesday to fulfill one ...

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Table games revenue drops again at Pennsylvania casino

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Table games revenue drops again at Pennsylvania casino
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is still Pennsylvania's table games king, but in recent months its stranglehold on the throne doesn't seem quite as firm. For instance, in May, Sands Bethlehem generated $19.6 million in table games revenue, the 15th-highest monthly total in ...

Details (And Secrets) Are Revealed During Ocean Resort’s Casino License Hearing

Details (And Secrets) Are Revealed During Ocean Resort’s Casino License Hearing
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An Ocean Resort Casino license was the final piece of the puzzle for the Atlantic City casino to open June 28, and the two-day hearing was an eye-opening experience for many.

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Friday, June 22, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Would Atlantic City Casinos Shut Down Too If State Shuts Down?

Would Atlantic City Casinos Shut Down Too If State Shuts Down?
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If the New Jersey government shuts down June 30, Atlantic City casinos would follow suit a few days later, but one state senator wants to prevent that from happening.

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Table games revenue drops again at Pennsylvania casino

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Table games revenue drops again at Pennsylvania casino
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is still Pennsylvania's table games king, but in recent months its stranglehold on the throne doesn't seem quite as firm. For instance, in May, Sands Bethlehem generated $19.6 million in table games revenue, the 15th-highest monthly total in ...

Atlantic City Casino Revenue Takes A Slide In May, But Don’t Panic Yet

Atlantic City Casino Revenue Takes A Slide In May, But Don’t Panic Yet
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Atlantic City casino revenue was down 5% in May compared to 2017, which is not a concern just yet with NJ sports betting and two new casinos coming soon.

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Golden Entertainment names new Vice President of food and beverage

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Golden Entertainment names new Vice President of food and beverage
With nearly three decades of experience in dining operations working with some of Las Vegas' top resorts and restaurants, Bart Mahoney is highly regarded as one of the top food and beverage professionals in the city.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Former Taj Mahal Strip Club Scores Will Reopen Inside Hard Rock Atlantic City

Former Taj Mahal Strip Club Scores Will Reopen Inside Hard Rock Atlantic City
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On opening day, Hard Rock Atlantic City will be home to a 36,000-square-foot strip club run by national gentlemen's club chain Scores, a fact that Hard Rock isn't too happy about.

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Monday, June 18, 2018

At Long Last, A New Era Of Legal Sports Betting Begins For New Jersey

At Long Last, A New Era Of Legal Sports Betting Begins For New Jersey
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Last week, Monmouth Park in Oceanport and Borgata in Atlantic City took the first legal sports bets in NJ. And with that, NJ sports betting at long last was live.

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Sunday, June 17, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Saturday, June 16, 2018

NJ Online Gambling Revenue Marches To Another Stellar Month In May

NJ Online Gambling Revenue Marches To Another Stellar Month In May
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New Jersey online casinos continue to climb, posting $24.3 million in revenue in May. At this rate, NJ gambling sites are set to hit $1 billion lifetime revenue by year's end.

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Caesars workers in Las Vegas approve new contract deal

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Caesars workers in Las Vegas approve new contract deal
Housekeepers, bartenders and other unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by Caesars Entertainment approved a new five-year contract, ending the possibility of a strike at those properties. A few thousand members of the Culinary Union voted in ...

Stratosphere to celebrate Independence Day with fireworks and locals' perks

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Stratosphere to celebrate Independence Day with fireworks and locals' perks
The 1,149-foot-tower will light up the Las Vegas Strip this Independence Day with a fireworks display to celebrate America's birthday. Plus, Stratosphere will offer Fourth of July perks for locals, available exclusively on Wednesday, 4 July.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

888 Casino To Launch Live Dealer Games In New Jersey This Summer

888 Casino To Launch Live Dealer Games In New Jersey This Summer
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A busy summer at NJ gambling sites continues with 888 Casino and Evolution Gaming bringing live dealer games to the Garden State.

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Ocean Resort Casino Shows Off Its New Digs For Media Ahead Of June 28 Opening

Ocean Resort Casino Shows Off Its New Digs For Media Ahead Of June 28 Opening
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Just a couple weeks away from opening day, Ocean Resort Casino gives the media a sneak peek into the newest Atlantic City casino.

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7 Things Not To Be Missed In Atlantic City During Grand Opening Weekend

7 Things Not To Be Missed In Atlantic City During Grand Opening Weekend
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The celebration of all celebrations is about to hit Atlantic City on June 28. Hard Rock Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino will finally open their doors, so here are a few of our favorite things happening that weekend.

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

NJ Sports Betting Finally Crosses The Finish Line As Governor Signs Bill Into Law

NJ Sports Betting Finally Crosses The Finish Line As Governor Signs Bill Into Law
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At long last, NJ sports betting is officially legal in the state. Gov. Phil Murphy signed the sports betting bill into law on Monday, clearing the way for sportsbooks to open at Atlantic City casinos and NJ racetracks.

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New Jersey governor signs bill allowing sports betting

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New Jersey governor signs bill allowing sports betting
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation allowing the state's casinos and racetracks to begin taking sports bets. Murphy signed the measure Monday, making New Jersey the second state after Delaware to allow ...

Monday, June 11, 2018

Sunday, June 10, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Saturday, June 9, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Friday, June 8, 2018

Hard Rock Atlantic City Plans To Dish Up Some Tasty Cuisine When It Opens

Hard Rock Atlantic City Plans To Dish Up Some Tasty Cuisine When It Opens
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Just weeks before its June 28 opening, Hard Rock Atlantic City revealed details about the more than 20 food and beverage offerings opening up on the property.

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Evolution extends Genting’s Dual Play Roulette offering

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Evolution extends Genting’s Dual Play Roulette offering

Live since June 4th, the Manchester Dual Play table will be showcased in a Genting marketing campaign running throughout the FIFA World Cup.

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NJ Sports Betting Bill Passes Both Chambers, Heads To Governor’s Desk

NJ Sports Betting Bill Passes Both Chambers, Heads To Governor’s Desk
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New Jersey lawmakers put the finishing touches on NJ sports betting regulations. The Assembly and Senate passed the same bill unanimously. All that's left is for the governor to sign it into law.

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Mohegan Sun celebrates Father's Day

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Mohegan Sun celebrates Father's Day
Father's Day is on Sunday, 17 June and Mohegan Sun will make it a memorable one. From Hash House A Go Go, Michael Jordan's Steak House and Soltoro to Tommy Bahama and The Art of Shaving, the opportunities to spoil dad across Mohegan Sun are endless.

Unlike Its Casino Neighbors, Hard Rock Atlantic City Is All Quiet On The Sportsbook Front

Unlike Its Casino Neighbors, Hard Rock Atlantic City Is All Quiet On The Sportsbook Front
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Hard Rock Atlantic City has yet to reveal its plans for a sportsbook. While the common opinion is that there will be a Hard Rock sportsbook, who will run it and when it will launch remains a mystery.

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

TCSJOHNHUXLEY supplies Century Casinos Inc first UK Operation

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TCSJOHNHUXLEY supplies Century Casinos Inc first UK Operation

“It has been a pleasure to collaborate with the TCSJOHNHUXLEY team on our exciting development in Bath,” Craig Hoptrough, Casino Director at Century Casino Bath, said.

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Ocean Resort Casino Wants To Blend The High Life With Family-Friendly Fun

Ocean Resort Casino Wants To Blend The High Life With Family-Friendly Fun
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Kid-friendly amenities and one-of-a-kind guest experiences indicate that Ocean Resort Casino promises to be a sterling example of merging family-friendly with luxury in the growing Atlantic City gambling market.

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Ocean Resort Casino Introduces New Loyalty Program Ahead Of Grand Opening

Ocean Resort Casino Introduces New Loyalty Program Ahead Of Grand Opening
ocean resort casino loyalty program

Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City debuts a loyalty program that begins with a local casino rewards program match, not to mention a few offers and four levels of added benefits.

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DraftKings Dives Into NJ Sports Betting Market With Resorts Atlantic City Deal

DraftKings Dives Into NJ Sports Betting Market With Resorts Atlantic City Deal
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DraftKings' partnership with Resorts Atlantic City to use its casino license to offer sports betting in New Jersey is the culmination of months of speculation but also comes with a lot of unanswered questions.

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NJ Sports Betting Clears Legislative Hurdles As Committees Advance Bills

NJ Sports Betting Clears Legislative Hurdles As Committees Advance Bills
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After a two-hour New Jersey Assembly committee hearing that ranged from congratulatory to confrontational, the NJ sports betting bill regulating sportsbooks in the state moves one step closer to Thursday's expected final vote.

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Monday, June 4, 2018

NJ Sports Betting Lawsuit Against The Leagues Sparks A War Of Words

NJ Sports Betting Lawsuit Against The Leagues Sparks A War Of Words
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The recent NJTHA lawsuit seeking $150M from the sports leagues for their part in preventing legal NJ sports betting at Monmouth Park is just one fallout from the Supreme Court's May 14 sports betting decision.

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Sunday, June 3, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Saturday, June 2, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Friday, June 1, 2018

Trump Plaza’s Ending Is On Hold As Atlantic City Gears Up For A Busy Summer

Trump Plaza’s Ending Is On Hold As Atlantic City Gears Up For A Busy Summer
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The 34-year-old Trump Plaza was scheduled for demolition this spring. However, owners have yet to file for a demolition permit and will now have to wait for tourism season to come and go first.

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