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Maryland casino hosting Atlantic City job fair

8-17-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Maryland casino is returning to Atlantic City to host a two-day job fair this week as thousands of workers in the city prepare to be laid off. Maryland Live! Casino will host the job fair at the Sheraton Atlantic City ...

Popular New Jersey children’s museum to close

8-17-14
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — A popular children's museum in northern New Jersey will soon close to make way for a medical building. The Record reports (http://bit.ly/1l95M09) that the owner of the New Jersey Children's Museum in Paramus announced last ...

Atlantic City fears closing casinos may be eyesore

8-17-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — With three more casinos shutting down by mid-September, Atlantic City officials are looking for a way to avoid having dark, empty shells on its signature Boardwalk. Analysts and entrepreneurs tell The Associated Press ...

AAA Mid-Atlantic: More good news at the pump

8-16-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — There's more good news for motorists this week as gas prices continue to drop. AAA Mid-Atlantic says average prices dropped slightly over the last week, continuing a trend over the last month. The national average price for a ...

Christie confident Sweeney will compromise on cuts

8-15-14
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he thinks Senate President Steve Sweeney is open to working with him on new pension and benefits cuts. Christie was asked Friday about Sweeney's dismissal of any new cuts as dead on arrival. ...

Revel casino to close 8 days earlier than planned

8-15-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel that opened just over two years ago as a hoped-for savior for Atlantic City's flagging casino industry is closing a week earlier than originally planned and put about about 3,100 people ...
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Christie Talks Water Quality, AC Climate in Asbury Park

8-15-14
Gov. Christie joined DEP Commissioner Bob Martin in Asbury Park to discuss the water quality at the Jersey Shore, but the economic climate in Atlantic City dominated the conversation.
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Revel Closure’s Effects on Businesses

8-15-14
With Revel set to close Sept. 10, business owners within the casino are wondering what their status will be as others look at the state of gambling in Atlantic City as a whole.
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Senate Pres. Sweeney: Atlantic City Economy Needs to Diversify

8-15-14
Senate President Steve Sweeney (D) says that the economy in Atlantic City needs to be more diversified and needs to include more than gaming.

Diesel pumped into regular tanks at NJ QuickChek

8-15-14
JACKSON, N.J. (AP) — Diesel fuel was mistakenly pumped into five cars at a QuickChek in Jackson Township. The company says a delivery company put the fuel in the wrong storage tank on Wednesday. Cars that use regular gasoline won't work with ...