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Posted: February 26, 2015
Power supplier wants Revel sale effort restarted

The sales process for Revel Casino Hotel should be re-started under the bankruptcy code that governs liquidation, the closed resort’s sole power supplier told a federal judge Wednesday.

Posted: February 25, 2015
Sea Isle City asks: Is there such a thing as too many bars?

SEA ISLE CITY — In a town where the number of liquor licenses greatly exceeds what the state normally permits, and where many of those licenses are held by local power brokers, it appears to be last call for any more alcohol.

Posted: February 25, 2015
Retired Atlantic City firefighter takes his meatballs to the masses

The recipe for J.B.’s Firehouse Meatballs is a secret.

Posted: February 25, 2015
Business Briefs: Gaming panel OKs Resorts online betting, the online gambling site of Resorts Casino Hotel, has been approved by the Division of Gaming Enforcement and will be officially launched in the next few weeks, the casino said. features more than 167 casino slots and table games and will be launched with SNG Interactive.

Posted: February 25, 2015
Public asked to suggest ways to revive Atlantic County's economy

The first public forum on diversifying Atlantic County’s economy happens Thursday at the Mays Landing campus of Atlantic Cape Community College.

Posted: February 25, 2015
Work Life: When temperatures drop, food deliveries pick up

Temperatures were in the single digits again in South Jersey Tuesday morning, hitting 4 degrees by sunrise at Atlantic City International Airport in Egg Harbor Township.

Posted: February 24, 2015
Blatstein drops by The Pier

Philadelphia developer Bart Blatstein made an unannounced visit to The Pier Shops on Tuesday, meeting with merchants and reiterating his intent to move ahead with his plans for the struggling structure.

Posted: February 24, 2015
Hammonton Council votes to settle Wawa lawsuit

HAMMONTON — Town council voted Monday night to settle a lawsuit with Bellevue Property Associates, over last year's rejection of the developer’s proposal to build a Wawa store and gas station on a corner of Route 30 and Bellevue Avenue, near Route 206.

Posted: February 24, 2015
New Jersey bank robbery suspect arrested drinking coffee

LODI, N.J. (AP) — Policer arrested a man suspected of robbing a bank in northern New Jersey after they say he stopped for a cup of coffee a block away.

Posted: February 24, 2015
Christie to propose new pension, benefit cuts in budget

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will propose a new round of major pension and health benefit cuts for public employees as he delivers his budget address Tuesday, a day after a judge ordered his administration to restore $1.57 billion in delayed payments to the state's pension system.

Posted: February 23, 2015
Revel sale may not be dead after all

ATLANTIC CITY — Revel Casino-Hotel is pretty much where it was when it closed Sept. 2: empty and looking for a buyer.

Posted: February 23, 2015
Developers offer millennial vision for Atlantic City

Developers and city leaders believe Atlantic City can entice a new group of young professionals to take up residence there, spurring the housing and economic development the city needs as it seeks to diversify its economy and grow its tax base.

Posted: February 23, 2015
ICYMI: Bart Blatstein's control of Pier Shops challenged in court

Kevin Ortzman, president of Caesars and Bally's Atlantic City, has accused Philadelphia developer Bart Blatstein and his company, Tower Investments LLC, of operating “illegally as trespassers” on the Pier Shops property, according to a document filed in Atlantic County Superior Court and obtained by the Press late Friday.

Posted: February 21, 2015
Jobs still a sticking point in recovery

The grimmest part of the Jersey Shore’s economy is the job market.

Posted: February 21, 2015
Upswing in economic forecast for region, even Atlantic City

This may be the darkest hour for Atlantic City and its casino industry, but a prominent economist says the dawn of a better era for the region and even the city is already visible.

Posted: February 21, 2015
Hospital team-ups try to meet patient demand

While an ancient proverb says it takes a village to raise a child, increasingly, it takes a partnership between a medical center or a health care system and other providers or insurers to bring more needed services to the region.

Posted: February 21, 2015
Physicians find strength in numbers, form groups

If doctors of the 21st century want to deliver the best medicine to their patients, they need more than a top-flight education, training and conscientiousness.

Posted: February 21, 2015
Falling gas prices likely mean rise in tourists

All (gas pump) signs point to a winning year for the Jersey Shore.

Posted: February 21, 2015
Remaining casinos gain from last year’s closings

As the revenue pie of the Atlantic City casino industry becomes increasingly smaller, so does the number of resorts sharing it — a promising new reality that, filings with state regulators suggest, is beginning to benefit many of the casinos that survived a cataclysmic 2014.


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