Tag Archives: Showboat casino
- Atlantic City casinos boosted by hot tables, online gambling
April 12, 2017
Atlantic City casinos enjoyed healthy gaming revenue gains in March thanks to hot table games and online gambling. The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released its latest monthly revenue report on Wednesday, which showed that the state’s seven surviving casino operators generated brick-and-mortar gaming revenue of $200.1m in March,...
- Atlantic City casino revenue drops 5% in August
September 15, 2015
Casino revenue for Atlantic City's surviving casinos fell 5 percent in August compared to the same period last year. The city's eight casinos reported a total gaming win of $258.6 million for the month of August, which is a decrease from last year's $272.3 million, according to New Jersey's Division...
- NJ Lawmakers proposes a bill to lift Showboat Deed Restriction
July 22, 2015
New Jersey State Sen. James Whelan and Assemblyman Vincent Mazzeo have proposed legislation that would remove land covenants on the former Showboat Casino site in Atlantic City. According to the proposal, any covenants or deed restrictions on property held by public entities in the city’s tourism district would violate the public...
- New York opens bidding for Southern Tier casino; Stockton University’s plan to turn Showboat into campus in trouble
March 25, 2015
The New York Gaming Commission has opened bidding to any operator looking to score a casino license in the Southern Tier. Applications are due in July but so far only Tioga Downs, a harness racing track and electronic gambling facility based in Nichols, New York, has announced plans to bid for the license....
- Trump Taj Mahal’s 8-day reprieve; deed restrictions please Caesars, vex Genting
December 8, 2014
The public execution of Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino has been pushed back eight days. The financially flailing Trump Entertainment Resorts had announced that the joint would close Dec. 12 without some kind of resolution to its fight with the casino’s unionized employees. The Taj closed one of its...
- Showboat Casino sold to Stockton College, will be turned into satellite campus
November 13, 2014
The Showboat Casino in Atlantic City will soon have a new owner after Richard Stockton College announced its plan to buy the 1.4-million square foot building from Caesars Entertainment. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Stockton College President Herman Saatkamp said that he couldn’t divulge the sale price until the deal...
New Jersey sells bonds to fund AC casino tax appeals
September 22, 2017
Atlantic City’s mothballed Revel/TEN casino reportedly sold
October 5, 2017