Tag: closing

N.J. Courts, State Offices Close Ahead of Expected ‘Spring Break’ Blizzard

Snow fall totals continue to vary widely at this hour, Save Jerseyans, but it’s clear enough that officials aren’t taking the possible weather being foretasted Monday evening lightly. Late Monday afternoon, Governor Chris Christie declared a State of Emergency, allowing Emergency Management personnel Read More

Trump Taj Mahal closes after 26 years

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The storied but hobbled Trump Taj Mahal shut its doors early Monday after 26 years of operation in this resort city, as striking casino workers chanted and massed one last time on the 102nd day of Read More

Bogata casino has best month ever as Trump Taj Mahal closure looms

ATLANTIC CITY — Atlantic City’s top casino had its best month ever even as the soon-to-close Trump Taj Mahal casino faltered amid a month-long strike that helped prompt its billionaire owner to decide to shut it down. The Borgata won Read More

Watch Mike Ferguson convey reality to a union booster

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The plight of New Jersey’s pension fund isn’t all too different from the Izod Center debacle, Save Jerseyans. Years of independent negative forces, bad business decisions, excessive taxpayer investment, chronic over-promising, and unrealistic workforce demands Read More

Atlantic City: Too Big to Save?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog HBO’s Boardwalk Empire will wrap up this fall, Save Jerseyans, five seasons into a series that launched with critical acclaim but is slated to end amid sober commentary concluding “it’s for the best.” The Read More

Hurley: No Bidders for Revel

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog You can’t have a bankruptcy auction without qualified bidders, Save Jerseyans. Not good… Sources confirm exclusively to Hurley that there are no qualified bidders for Revel Casino. Board will meet today. Revel 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

Ice Storm Shuts Down N.J. Government

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie declared a State of Emergency on Tuesday night, Save Jerseyans, an act which allows the State Director of Emergency Management “to continue coordinating the preparation, response and recovery efforts for the storm Read More