Ocean Resort

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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Ocean resort
Ashley Wolf
David Madden
September 13, 2018 - 11:52 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — As Hurricane Florence makes its way toward the Carolina coast, most residents of the area are heeding evacuation orders. And if some come to the tri-state area, Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City is offering to help. Owner Bruce Deifik has some empty rooms at...
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New Jersey Sports Betting
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Mike DeNardo
August 14, 2018 - 5:09 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Gamblers who want to bet on sports should be getting one more option starting Wednesday. Resorts Casino Hotel — Atlantic City's first-ever casino — will become the fifth to open a sportsbook on site. An 11 a.m. ribbon-cutting is planned, pending approval by the...
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A clerk at the new sports book at Harrah's casino in Atlantic City N.J. process wagers for a customer moments after the casino started accepting sports bets on Wednesday Aug. 1, 2018.
AP Photo/Wayne Parry
August 01, 2018 - 4:38 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Resorts Casino Hotel and DraftKings on Wednesday received approval to become the first companies to offer online and mobile sports betting in New Jersey. The state Division of Gaming Enforcement gave approval to the casino and its Boston-based online partner to launch an...
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A lot of work is still being done to prepare for Ocean Resort Casino's big day.
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David Madden
June 21, 2018 - 12:21 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey's Casino Control Commission has cleared the way for the Ocean Resort to open on schedule next week with a casino, granting owners an operating license. With the final piece of the puzzle now in place, the months of work to get to this point begin to...
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Ocean Resort
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David Madden
June 20, 2018 - 5:46 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- One week before opening to the public, the owner operator of the Ocean Resort testified before the Casino Control Commission in his effort to obtain a license to operate. Sixty-three-year-old Bruce Deifik is a lifelong businessman with experience owning a couple...
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View from the new Ocean Resort Casino
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David Madden
June 12, 2018 - 3:26 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — You haven't heard a lot about the replacement for the Revel casino in Atlantic City, mostly because the owners are readying for their June 28 opening. And a lot of work is still being done to prepare for Ocean Resort Casino's big day. The biggest difference...
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Hard Rock Cafe
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David Madden
May 08, 2018 - 9:56 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey Casino Control Commission votes Wednesday on a license for the soon-to-open Hard Rock facility inside the old Taj Mahal. Hard Rock is set to open June 28, the same date as the Ocean Resort, known as the former Revel. Roger Gros, who publishes...
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