Atlantic City

Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City
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David Madden
January 29, 2019 - 11:54 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The name of the company planning to take over the troubled Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City has finally been revealed. Luxor Capital Group is a hedge fund based in Manhattan — and has nothing to do with the Luxor Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Current...
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Warped Tour 2013 in Holmdel, New Jersey
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Rachel Kurland
January 28, 2019 - 12:09 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Vans Warped Tour marked its final nationwide, summer-long run last year, but the festival is far from gone. Warped Tour will celebrate its 25th anniversary with five days of festival events this summer, including two days in Atlantic City. The events begin at...
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Hard Rock Cafe
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David Madden
January 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — As sports betting has grown by leaps and bounds in New Jersey, one Atlantic City casino has stood on the sidelines. But not for much longer. The Hard Rock wants to get in the game, but the casino's president Joe Lupo has taken things slow. He has good reason. "...
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The suspension of New Jersey Transit's Atlantic City Rail Line has begun. Regular riders are finding alternatives, like an express shuttle from Lindenwold to Atlantic City.
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David Madden
January 25, 2019 - 12:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Commuters can expect another delay in the resumption of service along the Atlantic City rail line, which has been idled by New Jersey Transit since Labor Day. NJT issued a press release to announce that the service will not be back until the second quarter of this...
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The Arena Football League, which already has a franchise in Philadelphia, is getting a new club in Atlantic City.
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David Madden
January 22, 2019 - 8:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Arena Football League, which already has a franchise in Philadelphia, is getting a new club in Atlantic City. The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority has preliminarily approved a three-year non-binding agreement with the six-team league and will modify...
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From left: Joe Lupo on, dealer Steven Scheck and Rev. Collins Days hold guitars representing a $16,400 donation.
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David Madden
January 22, 2019 - 12:12 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — How often do you hear of a charity making out at a blackjack table? Dealers at an Atlantic City casino have donated two days' worth of tips to a local homeless shelter. The Hard Rock had two days of practice play prior to its late June opening. Dealers decided...
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Three women have filed a discrimination lawsuit against the Atlantic County Prosecutor, alleging a pattern of gender discrimination which led to one of the plaintiffs being fired and another to retire early.
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David Madden
January 10, 2019 - 4:38 pm
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Three women have filed a discrimination lawsuit against the Atlantic County Prosecutor, alleging a pattern of gender discrimination which led to one of the plaintiffs being fired and another to retire early. The suit, filed in Superior Court, contends...
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Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City
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David Madden
January 10, 2019 - 1:59 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City could soon have a new majority owner. Control will change hands after the current owner operated what used to be the Revel for a little more than six months. There’s still a lot we don’t know, like the name of the company...
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The government shutdown means low funds for the thousands of people who haven't been getting paid the last two weeks. An Atlantic City business is helping ease the financial burden by providing free meals for Coast Guard members.
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Antionette Lee
January 08, 2019 - 8:05 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The government shutdown means low funds for the thousands of people who haven't been getting paid the last two weeks. An Atlantic City business is helping ease the financial burden by providing free meals for Coast Guard members. Kevin Cronin is the Executive...
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The suspension of New Jersey Transit's Atlantic City Rail Line has begun. Regular riders are finding alternatives, like an express shuttle from Lindenwold to Atlantic City.
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David Madden
January 02, 2019 - 5:29 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — It could be awhile before we see resumption of service along the Atlantic City rail line, idled by New Jersey Transit since September. The agency is awaiting approval from the Federal Railway Administration on a two year extension for final installation of Positive...
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