New Jersey has landed a $29.4 million federal grant to help displaced Atlantic City casino workers affected by recent closings, officials said Tuesday.
MILLVILLE, N.J. - A vacant piece of land preserved under the state Green Acres program a year and a half ago that was previously zoned for industrial use - and is now part of one of the most pristine and critical forest tracts in the state - is at the center of a tug-of-war between environmentalists and city officials.
The Rev. Donald G. Doll, 97, of Ocean City, N.J., a former Lutheran pastor at churches in Atlantic City; Ardmore; and Springfield, Delaware County, died Wednesday, Jan. 7, at Shore Medical Center in Somers Point.
ATLANTIC CITY - In another blow to the state's struggling horse racing industry, the owner of Atlantic City Race Course announced it will cease operations and close permanently after heavy losses the last eight years.
ATLANTIC CITY - The new method of casino taxation under consideration by state legislators could have an unintended casualty: the highly regarded Atlantic City Free Public Library.
ATLANTIC CITY - The City Council voted, 6-0, Wednesday in favor of Mayor Don Guardian's proposed recovery plan for his city amid hemorrhaging casino revenues and plummeting property values.
WILDWOOD Prancing pooches and cavorting canines will fill the Wildwoods Convention Center for five days of competition when the Boardwalk Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show opens the season.
ATLANTIC CITY - Liza Cartmell, president of the casino-funded Atlantic City Alliance marketing group, said Monday that she was leaving her $400,000-a-year post, ahead of legislation being considered that would disband the group and divert its $30-million-a-year funding.
WILDWOOD, N.J. - In pursuit of the perfect canine, it is a coterie that travels around the country on an almost constant calendar - as many as 40 weekends a year - for trials and competitions.