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After 50k-strong do A.C. for Maroon 5, Kean renews push for entertainment tax credit

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Atlantic City doesn’t get much good press these days, Save Jerseyans, but for a second year in a row, its beach concerts have set attendance records. Maroon 5 drew 50,000 on Sunday: Read More

Christie signs horse race simulcasting legislation

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Simulcasting of horse races in Atlantic City should continue for now, Save Jerseyans, after Governor Chris Christie signed S-2626/A-3972 on Monday. At the moment, the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is the only horse racing simulcast Read More

Atlantic GOP launches “Meadowlands Mazzeo” Facebook page

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Atlantic County GOP Chairman Keith Davis isn’t waiting for the general election to go hammer and tongs after Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo (D-2), Save Jerseyans. Rebranding the freshman incumbent as “Meadowlands” Mazzeo, Davis’s organization Read More

Christie ambushed with Eagles chants in Atlantic City

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What could he do but smile, Save Jerseyans?? But when you consider some of the flack he’s gotten from other quarters recently, some not-too-ugly ribbing from my fellow South Jerseyans over his Cowboyphilia at Read More

REPORT: Brookfield Wins Revel for $110M

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Heads up: Reuters reported on Wednesday morning that Brookfield Asset Management had won the auction for the Revel Casino with a $110 million, Save Jerseyans, paying a fraction of the $2.4 billion originally invested Read More

The Showboat is Over in A.C.

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The parent company of Atlantic City’s 1,331-room Showboat Casino, where the popular music venue ‘House of Blues’ is located, reportedly plans to layoff 2,100 employees on Friday, Save Jerseyans, the first step towards closure. Competition from Read More