Tag: ac

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

Goldberg Carries Atlantic Convention

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Brian Goldberg was the victor at tonight’s Atlantic County convention, Save Jerseyans, securing the Boardwalk Empire’s line on the second ballot: Goldberg – 709 Pezzullo – 281 Turkavage – 159 Goldberg has now won 6 of Read More

REPORT: Rice’s Revel-ing Lands Him in Hot Water

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Former Rutgers star running back and 2013 Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Raven Ray Rice reportedly “did A.C.” a little too well this past weekend, Save Jerseyans, when he was arrested for an alleged “physical altercation” Read More

Can We Please Probe This Next?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Yes, the feds are “probing” Chris Christie’s use of  $25 million in Sandy relief package funds for last summer’s “Stronger than the Storm” post-Sandy marketing campaign. I explained yesterday why the routine audit’s announcement on Read More

Amodeo Loses By 30-Something

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Everyone is coming up with a slightly different count at the moment, Save Jerseyans, but the end result is the same: Asm. John Amodeo (R) has unofficially lost his bid for reelection to Northfield Mayor Read More

Balles vs. Whelan & Langford

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If attacking your opponent’s strength represents a legitimate path to victory, Save Jerseyans, then Atlantic County Sheriff Frank Balles may still have a chance to upset incumbent Jim Whelan in this year’s LD2 state senate Read More

Delusions on the Boards

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog There’s only one person on the planet who thinks Atlantic City’s government is living within its means, Save Jerseyans, and his name is Mayor Lorenzo Langford (D). Check out this video from Tuesday evening’s local Chamber of Read More

Balles v. Whelan Debate (VIDEO)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s one of this cycle’s most-watched state senate contests, Save Jerseyans. Watch the debate live below beginning at 6 p.m. EST (Wed 10/2). h/t AC Press: Live streaming video by Ustream

Miss America Returns to AC

Long-Missing Miss America Pageant Will Come Back to Atlantic City After Seven Year Absence By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Miss America Pageant was concocted decades ago by the Businessmen’s League of Atlantic City as a way to keep tourists at the Read More