Business & Economy


AC Man Fights CRDA Eminent Domain Seizure

Charlie Birnbaum is fighting to keep his Atlantic City home. The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority is trying to take the three-story apartment building through eminent domain.

Homeless Turn to Motels for Housing

Many people find themselves having to live in motels because they can't afford permanent housing.

Sen. Codey: Christie’s Budgets Don’t Meet Revenue Estimates

Sen. Richard Codey says Gov. Chris Christie's budgets have never met revenue estimates and that is New Jersey's biggest problem.

Hard Rock: Interested in Revel if price is right

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The president of the Seminole Indians' Hard Rock franchise says the company would consider buying Atlantic City's Revel Casino if the price was right. Revel is seeking a buyer or a partner for a joint venture. ...

After near-miss, FAA changes Newark procedures

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The close call between two planes at Newark Liberty International Airport last month has prompted changes in the airport's takeoff and landing procedures. The Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday that planes won't use ...

Opponents knock New York-New Jersey oil pipeline

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Environmental groups and some homeowners are raising objections to a planned billion-dollar pipeline that would carry North Dakota crude oil from the Port of Albany to New Jersey refineries. Pilgrim Pipeline Holdings, a ...

Wall Street: AC’s future has fewer casinos

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Wall Street experts have seen the future of Atlantic City — and it has fewer casinos in it. A panel of analysts speaking at a regional gambling conference Tuesday in Atlantic City says a market that has already lost ...

AAA: More New Jerseyans traveling for Memorial Day

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — AAA Mid-Atlantic says roughly 944,000 New Jersey residents will travel 50 miles or more for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend. That's a slight increase from the 938,500 residents who traveled last year. The holiday ...

Christie announces budget rescue plan

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie has unveiled a plan for filling an unexpected gap in New Jersey's state budget over the next 13 months. Christie's administration announced last month that revenues for the fiscal year that ends June 30 were ...

Meadowlands casino pondered at Atlantic City forum

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — With Atlantic City's casino market struggling, the allure of a casino in the northern New Jersey Meadowlands just outside New York City is becoming stronger to some. At a regional gambling conference Tuesday in Atlantic ...