Tag: atlantic city

NJ Transit is getting worse, but Murphy continues finger-pointing (from his Italian villa)

By Matt Rooney _ Italian dictator Benito Mussolini infamously perpetrated the myth that his fascist government had make the trains run on time. Phil Murphy — who’s currently vacationing at this multi-million dollar Italian villa in that country’s Umbria region Read More

Murphy could hold sports betting bill as a chip to play in budget negotiations

By Art Gallagher _ Dennis Drazin and his partners at Monmouth Park were ready to accept sports bets on Memorial Day weekend.  They wisely didn’t after Senate President Steve Sweeney announced he was inserting a provision in the state legislation Read More

Hundreds of N.J. Republicans gather for A.C. Summit

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Hundreds of active New Jersey Republicans took advantage of Saturday’s almost summer-like weather to head to Atlantic City’s Harrah’s Resort for a day-long summit hosted by the New Jersey Republican Party (NJGOP). The event, closed to the Read More

SATURDAY: Save Jersey alum Alex Smith to headline N.J. GOP’s Atlantic City summit

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Heads up, Save Jerseyans. Our old friend, alumnus contributor, frequent Fox News guest and former CRNC Chairwoman Alex Smith will headline the dinner program at this Saturday’s inaugural N.J. GOP summit at Harrah’s in Atlantic City: “Alexandra Smith Read More

VIDEO: Rooney opines on controversial roadside search, Atlantic City’s future

By The Staff _ Did a controversial N.J. State Trooper roadside search violate on motorists’ civil liberties? Is the pending reopening (and rebranding) of the former Revel Casino signal new hope for Atlantic City? On Tuesday, Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney joined the Fox29/My9 Chasing Read More

Atlantic City could be on verge of major revival in 2018

The last traces of President Donald Trump’s onetime casino empire could vanish. … sports betting nationwide, drastically expanding the gambling industry. A much-loathed state takeover of power is expected to end, internet gambling continues to grow at a healthy clip, Read More

Guardian lands big job in Gilmore’s backyard

Outgoing Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian will continue in municipal government come January, Save Jerseyans, but not in the Boardwalk Empire. On Wednesday, Guardian confirmed that he will take over as Business Administration in Republican-controlled Toms River. “Over the past Read More

Kurtz gathers, energizes young N.J. GOP leaders at the League

Amidst a sea of Democrat-dominated events at the League of Municipalities, Republican Atlantic City Councilman Jesse O. Kurtz hosted an inaugural young GOP leaders’ breakfast at last week’s annual event to encourage communication among what’s left of the state’s Young Read More