Tag: meadowlands

‘American Dream’ will fail, just like Revel and all crony capitalist schemes | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ We’ve had four (!) more governors since Jim McGreevey’s administration dreamed up what was then ominously dubbed ‘Xanadu,’ a 91-acre mall-meets-theme park in the middle of the Meadowlands which resembles a spaceship too large (and ugly) Read More

Christie celebrates relaunch of ‘American Dream’ mega mall eyesore

Financing the long-stalled project has been a downright nightmare, Save Jerseyans, but after plenty of finance sector gymnastics and intense negotiations, Chris Christie visited the Meadowlands on Monday to celebrate the mega mall’s new lease on life: American Dream is Read More

Putting a Price Tag on the American Dream

This is the fourth installment of Mall Madness, a five-part series on the American Dream retail and entertainment complex under construction in the Meadowlands. The series was produced through a reporting collaboration between WNYC, NJ Spotlight, and Bloomberg Businessweek. The Read More

Op-Ed: Vote NO on the Casino Expansion This Fall

By Jordan Chester | The Save Jersey Blog Save Jerseyans: you have a choice to make this November. Casino gambling is on the ballot this fall. Four decades ago, New Jersey’s constitution was amended to require that only Atlantic City Read More

Beck says casino ballot question “critical” to saving N.J. gaming industry

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog State Senator Jennifer Beck (R-11), facing reelection in 2017 without either of her Assembly running mates who were defeated last November, came out this week swinging strongly in favor of a North Read More