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  • 05/11/17 – Tourism industry is expected to grow in 2017 and 2018Press of Atlantic City

    Positive economic factors, including declining unemployment and rising wages, could lead to a better tourism season this year and set the table for a banner 2018, when Hard Rock Casino and Hotel Atlantic City and Stockton’s Gateway Project open.

    “This is the first time in a dec...

  • 05/05/17 – Construction abounds, Atlantic City reboundsThe Record

    Casinos are turning profits. Plans were announced recently for a $375 million renovation and reopening of Trump Taj Mahal by Hard Rock casino and Stockton University just broke ground on a satellite campus. A luxury apartment complex, the first to be built in Atlantic City in decades, is under c...

  • 04/07/17 – Atlantic City casino revenues remain stable in 2016 des...Press of Atlantic City

    Casino revenues remained stable last year despite the closure of the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in October, according to casino gaming numbers released by the state Department of Gaming Enforcement Friday afternoon.

    Total casino revenue, including internet, gaming and hospitality, total...

  • 04/07/17 – Atlantic City tries to turn its fortunes aroundUSA TODAY

    At its peak, Atlantic City had 12 casinos.

    Now, the Jersey Shore gambling and entertainment destination has just seven, the lingering result of the economic downturn as well as competition from neighboring states that have legalized gaming in recent years.

    But the city is hoping its...

  • 04/07/17 – Atlantic City Casino Profit Is New Evidence of Stabiliz...Associated Press

    Atlantic City's casinos saw their gross operating profits increase by 7.3 percent in 2016.

    Figures released Friday by the state Division of Gaming Enforcement show the eight casinos that began the year collectively earned an operating profit of more than $587 million.

    The figures...