Ocean Resort Casino

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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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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This March 31, 2017 file photo shows a competitive video game tournament under way at Caesars casino in Atlantic City,N.J.
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October 19, 2018 - 11:22 am
By Wayne Parry, Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's new Call of Duty is this: To become the East Coast center of competitive video game tournaments, also known as esports. The activity is rapidly growing in popularity across the country and around the world, and the New...
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Mimi Razzi of Pawleys Island, S.C. looks out the window from her room at the Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City N.J. on Friday Sept. 14, 2018.
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September 15, 2018 - 9:10 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Jennifer Liebelt and her family were rescued by boat from their home in Union Beach, New Jersey, as Superstorm Sandy destroyed it in 2012. Rather than rebuild, they moved to Wilmington, North Carolina — where Hurricane Florence threatened their new home this week. This...
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September 12, 2018 - 8:44 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — An Atlantic City casino owner says he'll take in people fleeing the powerful hurricane due to strike the East Coast this week. Bruce Deifik told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he will let anyone fleeing the storm stay for free at his Ocean Resort Casino until it...
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September 09, 2018 - 6:12 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Football fans had their jerseys on and their wallets open as pro football season arrived in places where sports betting is newly legal. New Jersey won a landmark U.S. Supreme Court case in May that clears the way for all 50 states to offer legal sports betting if they...
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 William Hill Sports Book at Ocean Resort Casino in AC
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Mike DeNardo
September 05, 2018 - 8:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There no doubt will be plenty of first-time sports gamblers on Thursday when the Philadelphia Eagles open the NFL season against the Atlanta Falcons. In Pennsylvania, there are no legal sports books yet. There are eight physical and five online in New Jersey. With...
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David Madden
August 25, 2018 - 10:00 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- So how is this summer working out for businesses in Atlantic City? Pretty well, to hear industry officials tell the tale. Two new casinos were added to the mix in late June. Hard Rock and Ocean opened to a lot of fanfare and the excitement has lingered through...
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Delaware launches the country's first full-scale sports betting operation outside of Nevada as people roll into the Casino at Delaware Park in Stanton, Del. to wager their bets.
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David Madden
July 12, 2018 - 8:55 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Sports betting in the Garden State is still relatively new, but New Jersey officials have released staggering numbers from the first two weeks that it took off. Combining the Borgata, Ocean Resort Casino and Monmouth Park racetrack's overall casino performance...
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The Hard Rock Hotel Casino in Atlantic City
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David Madden
June 28, 2018 - 3:03 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Hard Rock Hotel Casino in Atlantic City held its grand opening with the type of fanfare only they could create. It took an hour of speeches to get the crowd in the Etess Arena to the moment they came for, as more than two dozen guitars were shattered on the...
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