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AC Casino/Hotel News: Ballys, Party Like It's Our Birthday

PARTY LIKE IT’S OUR BIRTHDAY 45th Anniversary Celebration Summer 2024 (Atlantic City, NJ) May 6, 2024 • Sea, Sand, Surf and plenty of celebrating with a new Steakhouse, new VIP Lounge, new Bally Rewards Center and so much more at Bally’s Atlantic City this summer. BALLY REWARDS PROMOTIONS 45th ANNIVERSARY OFFICIAL CELEBRATION On Friday, June 28 at 11AM, Bally’s is celebrating with the official ribbon cutting of Park Place Prime, Legacy Lounge and Bally Rewards Center. Celebrations include cake cutting, food sampling and themed cocktails, entertainment, performance by Fralinger Mummers Group, giveaways, team member dedication, and debut Bally’s original slot... Read more →

Will Weather Conditions on Saturday Effect President Trump's Rally?

WHAT...For the Coastal Flood Advisory, up to one foot of inundation above ground level expected in low-lying areas near shorelines and tidal waterways. For the Coastal Flood Warning, one to two feet of inundation above ground level expected in low- lying areas near shorelines and tidal waterways. * WHERE...In Delaware, Inland Sussex and Delaware Beaches. In New Jersey, Cape May and Atlantic Coastal Cape May. * WHEN...For the Coastal Flood Advisory, from 8 PM this evening to 2 AM EDT Friday. For the Coastal Flood Warning, from 8 PM Friday to 4 AM EDT Saturday. * IMPACTS...At the moderate coastal... Read more →

DOWN THE SHORE: Madison Resorts Wildwood Crest Grand Opening..

... THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2024 Image provided by Madison Resorts Wildwood Crest, NJ - Madison Resorts and Founder Dan Alicea are proud to announce the opening of Cape May County’s largest and newest beach resort. Madison Resort Wildwood Crest will officially open at 7201 Ocean Avenue on Thursday, May 16th, with a special ceremony and ribbon cutting at 1:30pm featuring local dignitaries. For Alicea and his team, this has been a project two years in the making. The new resort will bring together the historic doo-wop stylings of the Oceanview Motel and combine it with the iconic Royal Hawaiian property... Read more →

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AC Hotel & Casino News: Things to Do in MAY

ENJOY AUTHENTIC EXPERIENCES IN MAY! source Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce Dust off the walking shoes and stroll along the world-famous Boardwalk, then kick back and enjoy the countless celebrations taking place for Kentucky Derby, Cinco De Mayo, Mother's Day, and over Memorial Day Weekend! Find endless entertainment options including The Black Crowes, Mötley Crüe, and Steve Martin and Martin Short! Enjoy boat rides, eclectic dining options, beach bar openings, Mother's Day brunches, and so much more! There is no better time to visit Atlantic City with so much to do and see in the month of May - you'll... Read more →


Memorial Day Weekend Beach Ball Drop at Resorts Casino Hotel...

Returns with Special Guest Kelsey Grammar A weekend filled with thrilling promos, live music, giveaways and much more begins Friday, May 24th ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (April 29, 2024) – Resorts Casino Hotel is set to kick off the summer like no other! Throughout Memorial Day Weekend, guests will be able to enjoy can’t-miss live entertainment from Sidestory, Candlelight: Featuring Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and Alter Ego Experience, plus get the chance to Putt Putt for Slot Cash and other prizes. Additionally, guests won’t want to miss out on the Annual Opening of the Sea Ceremony and Beach Ball Drop, where Kelsey... Read more →

Comparing Sweepstake Casinos and Online Casinos

The online gaming world introduces players to two distinct experiences; one is community-driven (the sweepstakes site, or Option #1) and the other a more traditional, wager-based option (the traditional online casino, or Option #2) that tends to be the first the comes to mind when we think of gambling. Both offer engaging gameplay and entertainment, but they cater to varied player preferences and use different legal frameworks, so the experiences end up being quite different. Gameplay Dynamics and Engagement ● Number 1: ● Community Engagement: No deposit sweepstake casinos prioritize creating an engaging community atmosphere. They use social features such... Read more →

The Reason New Jersey Players Play in Bulgarian Casinos

One of the best-known producers of gaming software for online and brick-and-mortar casinos is the Bulgarian business Casino Technologies. They are known as Megajack. The Bulgarian capital, Sofia, is home to the company's top executives. Over 15 countries are home to specialized Casino Technology locations. They have more than 1,500 workers. This developer now offers over 50 different types of video slots. The company's games are renowned for their extensive topic selection, simple design, and easy-to-follow instructions. Every slot machine usually has five reels in addition to bonus features. There are several reasons why New Jersey players might get interested... Read more →

AC Casino/Hotel News: Tropicana's Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Mother's Day Offer

Treat Mom to a Cuban Feast Complete with Complimentary Rose, $25 Gift Card, and Dessert with Special Topper for Mother’s Day at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar For Mother's Day, treat Mom to a Cuban Feast at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, complete with a complimentary rose, a $25 gift card, and dessert with a special topper. WHAT: Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, in The Quarter at The Tropicana, extends a warm invitation to families to celebrate Mother’s Day weekend, from May 10-12. The festivities kick off on Friday, May 10, coinciding with Mexican Mother’s Day. Mothers... Read more →


DANCING THE NIGHT AWAY WITH DISCO INFERNO SUNDAYS Atlantic City, NJ (April 22, 2024) – Skyrocketing to popularity in the 1970s, the Disco sound ascended out of Manhattan’s discotheque scene, combining pop, funk, R&B, synthesizers with powerhouse singers to create the dance soundtrack for a generation. This summer, while Bally’s Atlantic City celebrates its 45th Anniversary, guests will have a chance to travel back in time and enjoy the sights and sounds of the time when Bally’s Atlantic City opened its doors in 1979 as they present Disco Inferno, running every Sunday at 8PM starting June 23rd in the Bally’s... Read more →

AC Boardwalk Fire, One Person Dies

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – On Thursday, April 18, 2024, at approximately 7:00 p.m., a fire was reported in the area 1400 Boardwalk and Tennessee Avenue in Atlantic City, NJ that took the life of Bruce Eder, 67, residing last in Atlantic City. It appears that the origin of the fire started under the boardwalk. A small homeless encampment was observed in the area of the fire. The fire spread upward, damaging the structure of the boardwalk and the arcade above. The victim appeared to be sleeping. The official cause of death is pending an autopsy. The cause of the fire... Read more →

AC Casino Happenings: Bally’s Atlantic City Celebrates 45th Anniversary

With New Steakhouse, VIP Amenities and Special Offerings (Atlantic City, NJ) April 17, 2024 – Bally's Atlantic City is thrilled to commemorate its 45th Anniversary by introducing a range of new amenities and special offerings designed to enhance the guest experience. Building upon the successful completion of over $100 million in renovations in the summer of 2022, Bally's is excited to announce additional improvements that will take the customer experience to new heights. These enhancements are aimed at providing guests with even more exciting and enjoyable amenities, ensuring that their visit to Bally's Atlantic City is truly memorable. As part... Read more →

Atlantic City HS Principal Charged with Alleged Misconduct in Office

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – On Thursday, March 28, 2024, Constance Days-Chapman, the principal of the Atlantic City High School, located in Atlantic City, NJ, was charged with second-degree Official Misconduct, third-degree Hindering Apprehension of Another, fourth-degree Obstruction of Justice, and disorderly person Failure to Report Child Abuse. The charges were placed on a summons. On January 22, 2024, a juvenile student at the high school informed a school staff member that the student had been emotionally and physically abused by the student’s parents and that the student had previously disclosed this abuse to Mrs. Days-Chapman. The school staff member discussed... Read more →

Kevin Davis, 38, of Atlantic City Sentenced on Attempted Murder Charges and Gun Possession

MAYS LANDING - On April 8, 2024, Kevin Davis, 38, of Atlantic City, was sentenced on charges of firstdegree attempted murder and second-degree possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose. Under the terms of his plea agreement on, Davis was sentenced to aggregate term of 15 years in New Jersey State Prison, subject to 85% of parole ineligibility under the No Early Release Act. On September 13, 2019, Davis shot a man in the stomach with a handgun and then fled the scene on a bicycle. The Violent Crimes Unit of the Atlantic City Police Department reviewed surveillance video... Read more →

Exploring Cultural Influence on Slot Game Themes: Aesthetics, Symbolism, and Global Appeal

Imagine the intriguing world of slot games—an exciting intersection of chance, strategy, thrill, and, surprisingly enough, culture. When you press that ‘spin’ button, you're not just setting the wheels in motion for potential financial gain; you're diving headfirst into a melting pot of culturally rich narratives, visuals, and symbolisms that collectively create a captivating gaming experience. This article, dear reader, is your guide into this fascinating realm. From the mystical sagas of Norse mythology to the alluring beauty of ancient Egyptian aesthetics, slot games offer an array of themes drawn from diverse cultures globally. It's this careful infusion of culturally-influenced... Read more →

CNB ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: What is happening at Bally's Atlantic City this April?

image source Bally's Casino (Atlantic City, NJ) March 17, 2024 (CNBNews)--Spring into the Thrill with exciting promotions and dining specials. Best Offers, Best Rewards and Best Value. BALLY REWARDS PROMOTIONS $200,000 Lexus Sweepstakes – Friday, May 24 – Sunday, May 26 Win your share of $200,000 in prizes including your choice of a 2024 Lexus! EARN ENTRIES: MARCH 25 – MAY 26 • 10X ENTRIES: WEDNESDAYS Friday, May 24 & Saturday, May 25 4PM – 9PM • 10 Winners every hour win up to $1,000 in Free Slot Play 10PM • 1 Winner receives their choice of a 2024 Lexus... Read more →

Top Emerging Trends in the Casino Industry

Discover the latest developments shaping the casino industry landscape. From innovative technology integration to evolving customer preferences, emerging trends are reshaping how casinos operate and engage with patrons. Stay informed on the shifts in marketing strategies, sustainability initiatives, and regulatory changes influencing this dynamic sector. Uncover insights into how virtual reality experiences, cryptocurrency adoption, and data analytics are revolutionizing traditional Singapore online casino operations. Explore the impact of these trends on player experiences, revenue streams, and overall industry growth. Technological Innovations Virtual Reality Virtual Reality (VR) technology revolutionizes the casino industry by offering realistic gaming experiences. Players immerse themselves in... Read more →

Trends in Celebrity Philanthropy: How Stars Are Making a Difference

The landscape of celebrity philanthropy has evolved significantly, reflecting a broader, more engaged approach to social and environmental issues. This detailed exploration underscores how stars are leveraging their platforms, wealth, and influence to make a tangible difference in the world. Strategic Philanthropy Celebrities have transitioned to more strategic philanthropic efforts, aligning with causes that hold personal significance or where they can have the most impact. Not only do stars help important initiatives with money, but now casino winners are also contributing to good causes. Speaking of celebrities' philanthropic efforts, DiCaprio is undoubtedly a standout here. DiCaprio's work encompasses a broad... Read more →

Responsible Gambling - Tips and Tools for Staying in Control

Gambling, whether online or in traditional settings, offers a form of entertainment that millions around the world enjoy. However, maintaining control over this activity is crucial to ensure it remains a source of enjoyment and does not escalate into a problem. Responsible gambling involves understanding the risks, recognizing the early signs of problem gambling, and utilizing various tools and resources to stay in control. This blog post delves into the importance of responsible gambling, offering practical advice and highlighting the support available to those who need it. Setting Limits One of the foundational steps in practicing responsible gambling is setting... Read more →

Conditions of New Jersey's County Jails Are Not Fit for Humans or Animals

County jail conditions — ‘hazardous even to a dog’ — spur calls for independent oversight CNBNews graphic files by Dana DiFilippo, New Jersey Monitor January 22, 2024 The water at the Mercer County Correction Center runs brown, if it runs at all. Some days, it’s shut off for hours, forcing the people incarcerated there to forego showers, get drinking water from a garden hose, and wait to use the toilets. The jail has no laundry, leaving inmates to wear the same unwashed jumpsuits for months or wash their own clothes in mop buckets. Flies and larvae infest the bathrooms, toilets... Read more →

XO Bar Returns to Resorts Casino Hotel

Valentine-themed pop up at Bar One is open now through Thursday, February 29th ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (January 19, 2024) – Valentine’s Day is just under a month away, and XO Bar located at Bar One is back and better than ever! This year’s theme is naughty or nice, and guests are invited to bring their sweethearts to enjoy delicious valentine-themed cocktails like The Love Bug, The Red Velvet Flirtini and The Spicy Hot Shot. XO Bar isn’t just for lovers – on February 6th, iconic AC drag queen Brittany Lynn is set to bring a Galentine’s Day Queen Cabaret to... Read more →

Atlantic City Electric Cold Weather Tips

CNBNews graphic files Atlantic City Electric offers the following tips to help reduce energy use and costs: Check your thermostat. Set your thermostat a few degrees lower in the winter, if health permits. You can save about two percent on your heating bill for every degree you lower your thermostat. When you are asleep or out of the house, try turning your thermostat back 10 to 15 degrees for eight hours to save approximately 10 percent on your heating bill. Consider investing in a smart thermostat that can connect to your mobile devices, helping you stay on top of your... Read more →

Two Juveniles Charged in Connection with Death of 14-Year-Old AC Resident

MAYS LANDING, NJ – Two Atlantic City juveniles have been charged in connection with a shooting incident which occurred earlier this month resulting in the death of a 14-year-old male from Atlantic City, NJ, identified as F.G. On January 5, 2024, at approximately 10:48 pm, the Atlantic City Police Department responded to the 3300 block of Atlantic Avenue in Atlantic City in reference to a disturbance involving numerous individuals and possible shots fired. Officers arrived CNBNews graphic file and located two juvenile males on the sidewalk and roadway who had gunshot wounds. The first juvenile was a 16-year-old male from... Read more →

The Magnetic Charm of Casino Cities

Let's take a stroll down the boulevards lined with neon signs and slot machines. Whether it's the ringing bells of a winning streak or the buzz of anticipation that fills the air, casino cities have an unmistakable aura that draws in millions each year. You could be walking down these vibrant streets one moment, and the next, Play at, immersing yourself in a world of fun and chance without ever leaving your home. But what exactly makes these locales such gaming meccas? It's not just the potential for luck; it's the culture, the glamour, and the spirited energy that... Read more →

Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City Hosting Tony Orlando’s Final Concerts Saturday, March 16th

The performance takes place in the Superstar Theater; Tickets on sale now! ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (January 8, 2024) – American Pop legend Tony Orlando is set to headline the Superstar Theater at Resorts Casino Hotel for one of the final shows of his career. Known for multiple platinum-selling albums and no shortage of Top 40 hits like “Tie a Yellow Ribbon,” fans can join this momentous occasion on Saturday, March 16th at 8:00pm. Tickets are $75, $65 and $55 and are on sale now via This special performance at Resorts Casino Hotel comes just prior to Orlando’s final concert... Read more →


Wildwood Crest, NJ - Madison Resorts, a leading name in South Jersey resort ownership, is thrilled to announce a significant expansion with the acquisition of the iconic Royal Hawaiian in Wildwood Crest for $13.4M, with plans for $7M in renovations and updates. That property will be combined with the former historic doo-wop style property next door (formerly The Oceanview Motel) to become the largest resort in Cape May County. Madison Resort Wildwood Crest will offer an unparalleled experience for guests with 200+ rooms, three restaurants, two pools, five conference rooms, two rooftop event spaces, beachfront weddings and more. Phase one... Read more →


Private Police Training Promoted Unconstitutional Tactics...

Demeaned Women, Minorities...and Glorified Violence About 240 New Jersey officers from across the state attended the taxpayer-funded training, the Office of the State Comptroller found. Posted on - 12/6/2023 TRENTON (December 18, 2023)(CNBNews)— Hundreds of law enforcement officers across New Jersey attended a private police training conference that taught unconstitutional policing tactics, glorified violence, denigrated women and minorities, and likely violated a myriad of state laws and policies, the Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) found. Billing itself as one of the country’s largest private police training companies, the New Jersey-based Street Cop held a six-day training conference in Atlantic... Read more →

Joe Frazier's Family Plans Live Boxing Card in Honor of The Champs 80th Birthday

BOARDWALK HALL JANUARY 13, 2024 JOE FRAZIER, JR. AND DANNY SWIFT GARCIA PRESENT “HOOKED ON GREATNESS” – CELEBRATING PAST AND LIVING LEGENDS, LIVE PROFESSIONAL BOXING RETURNS TO BOARDWALK HALL IN ATLANTIC CITY The family of the late great boxing legend and former world champion, Joe Frazier, will celebrate what would have been Smokin’ Joe’s 80th birthday with a live boxing card in Atlantic City, NJ, featuring two NABF Champions on Saturday, January 13. Joe Frazier, Jr. Promotions, in association with Danny Swift Garcia Promotions, present "Hooked on Greatness" Celebrating Past & Living Legends with a nine -bout professional boxing card... Read more →

DOWN THE SHORE: Resorts Casino Hotel Set to Turn Festive This December

Celebrate the holidays with a brand-new pop-up bar, exciting entertainment and the chance to win a 2024 Cadillac XT4 ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (December 7, 2023) – Resorts Casino Hotel is ready to bring the festive spirit to all guests this December. Resorts Casino Hotel’s newest pop up, the Candy Cane Lounge, is open now through January 3rd, bringing holiday drink specials and live entertainment! From now through January 1st, guests can earn entries by playing their favorite slot and table games to be in the running for a brand new 2024 Cadillac XT4 and $24,000 in Slot Cash. Additionally, Resorts... Read more →

FACE OF DEFENSE: Petty Officer 2nd Class Kasseem Laboo of Atlantic City Warfighter of the Day

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Wadelon Presley NORFOLK, Va. – Atlantic City, New Jersey, native Petty Officer 2nd Class Kasseem Laboo was recognized as Warfighter of the Day aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington, September 11, 2023. Warfighter of the Day is a command program where the ship’s captain personally recognizes a exemplary sailor for their accomplishments. Laboo was selected by his leadership for this honor. Laboo's motivation is always inspiring to his peers and represents the “Spirit of Freedom”, the ship’s nickname. “Don’t be afraid to try new things. Enjoy life, make mistakes, grow and try to be... Read more →

Lower Township Veterans Parade Saturday

LOWER TOWNSHIP NJ (October 29, 2023)(CNBNews)--On November 4, 2023, Lower Township will be having its 6th Annual Veterans Parade on Bayshore Road in the Villas. The Parade will begin at 11:00 AM at the Villas Fire Department and will travel South ending at Lower Township Municipal Hall. Bayshore Road will be closed from Alabama to Village Road beginning at 10:15 AM on Saturday and will reopen immediately following the parade at approximately 1:00 PM. Please come out along Bayshore Road Saturday morning to show your support for and appreciation to our Veterans. Read more →

Budgeting and Saving Lessons: How Real Money Slots Can Benefit Family Finances

Managing family finances can often be a challenging endeavor, with bills, groceries, education, and other expenses constantly vying for your hard-earned money. But what if we told you that there's a surprising way to learn valuable budgeting and saving lessons while still enjoying a bit of entertainment? image courtesy of Dreamstime Real money slots, those familiar games that you may have encountered in a casino or online gaming site, can offer more than just the thrill of spinning the reels. In this article, we'll explore how playing real money slots can provide financial lessons that benefit your family's financial health... Read more →

DOWN THE SHORE:Holiday Entertainment Coming To Resorts Casino Hotel

This Festive Season The Modern Gentlemen, Sharpe Family, Michael Martocci and more to headline the Superstar Theater ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (October 23, 2023) – The Superstar Theater at Resorts Casino Hotel is set to turn festive for multiple rounds of holiday entertainment this year. Guests are invited to enjoy Michael Martocci Presents: Sinatra’s Birthday Bash, Swing Into Christmas Benefiting Toys for Tots, The Modern Gentlemen Holiday Show and The Sharpe Family show. Ticket information and show details below: The Sharpe Family Singers Saturday, November 25th | 8:00pm The Sharpe Family Singers are set to bring the best of Broadway hits... Read more →

Khalif Chambers, 20, of Atlantic City, 7 Years Prison Term for Pos. of Cocaine

MAYS LANDING, NJ – On Monday, October 23, 2023, Khalif Chambers, 20, of Atlantic City, NJ, was sentenced by the Honorable Donna M. Taylor, J.S.C., on charges of unlawful possession of a handgun and possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute it. Under the terms of his plea agreement, Chambers was sentenced to seven years in New Jersey State Prison with 42 months of parole ineligibility under the Graves Act. On January 6, 2023, an officer from the Atlantic City Police Department was on routine patrol when he saw a vehicle obstructing traffic. Following a motor vehicle stop, Chambers... Read more →

Tajideen Austin, 30, of Atlantic City Sentenced to 10 Years in State Prison

MAYS LANDING, NJ – On Monday, October 23, 2023, Tajideen Austin, 30, of Atlantic City, NJ, was sentenced by the Honorable Donna M. Taylor, J.S.C., on charges of second-degree aggravated assault, second-degree possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose, and first-degree unlawful possession of a handgun by a prior violent offender. Under the terms of his plea agreement, Austin was sentenced to an aggregate term of 10 years in New Jersey State Prison with 5 ½ years of parole ineligibility. Upon his release, Austin will be subject to three years of intensive parole supervision. On July 23, 2022, the... Read more →

Atlantic County Celebrates Disability Awareness Month

Atlantic County celebrated October as Disability Awareness Month by presenting the 34th annual Donald J. Sykes Award to two county residents in recognition of their outstanding achievements and contributions to our community today, Tuesday, October 17. Each year honorees are nominated by area organizations, family or friends for their positive attitudes, personal accomplishments and their success in enriching the lives of others. The awards presentation is a cooperative effort of the Atlantic County Division of Intergenerational Services and the Atlantic County Disability Advisory Board. Established by the county in 1989, the ceremony was later named in memory of Donald J.... Read more →

The Lowdown on Sports Betting Odds and Bet Types

If you’re new to the sports betting world and want to be a successful bettor, you must know how to read sports betting odds. Sports betting odds tell us how much you can win when you bet on a particular outcome in a sporting event. They also indicate how likely a particular outcome is to happen and are updated almost in real-time as sporting events and tournaments occur. Read this guide to betting odds and the main types of bets you can place. image provided Odds Formats The odds are usually presented in three formats: decimal, fractional, and moneyline. Each... Read more →

A Visit with Mom and Dad Leads to Unusual Encounter with a Rarely Seen Animal

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Calvary Cemetery, Cherry Hill (October 1, 2023) photo credit CNBNews CHERRY HILL, NJ (October 5, 2023)(CNBNews)--Last Sunday morning, around 10:30 A.M., I met up with my parents at Calvary for coffee and cinnamon buns. I came from nearby Wegmens, so my coffee was nice and hot. We chatted for a while. Like many other times I have visited my parents and my grandparents, who are nearby, I end up doing most of the talking. While we were enjoying the nice weather, I noticed something moving out of the corner of my eye. Because of... Read more →

Citadel Credit Union & SEPTA Offering Free Rides to Homeward Bound Phillie Fans

Service From NRG Station at Sports Complex on October 3 and 4 ( PHILADELPHIA (October 3, 2023)(CNBNews) – SEPTA and Citadel Credit Union are helping the Philly Phaithful get to and from the National League East Wild Card games at Citizens Bank Park by offering extra service and free rides home on the Broad Street Line. For the Wild Card Series against the Florida Marlins, Citadel is sponsoring free rides home from NRG Station. The first pitch is at 8:08 tomorrow night. Free rides begin two hours after the start and run for two hours post-game or until the last... Read more →

Free Atlantic County Flu Vaccinations Start Oct. 3

Atlantic City Casinos on the Boardwalk ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (SEPTEMBER 28, 2023)(CNBNews)--Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson has announced 10 public clinics where residents 18 years and older can receive free flu vaccinations to help protect themselves and others from contracting and spreading the seasonal influenza virus. The clinics, provided by the Atlantic County Division of Public Health, will be held on Tuesdays and Fridays at various locations throughout the county beginning October 3 through October 31. No appointment is needed. “The type and severity of flu viruses may vary from year to year, but a... Read more →

O'Donoghue, Republican Nominee for AC Sheriff, Calls Out Absent Incumbent Scheffler

Egg Harbor Township (September 27, 2023)(CNBNews)-Joe O’Donoghue, the Republican nominee for Atlantic County Sheriff, released the following statement in response to Democrat Atlantic County Sheriff’s continued absence of leadership, full-time law enforcement, and accountability. Joe O’Donoghue, the Republican nominee for Atlantic County Sheriff “First, during National Night Out, Hope Atlantic County, which shares the same phone number as the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office, both of which are led by Atlantic County Sheriff Scheffler, distributed tax payer funded Narcan within colored draw-sting bags with comic-styled lettering with phrases like “WHAM” and “POW” on them to children. Shocked parents called the Municipal... Read more →

Biden Wants to House New York's 60,000 Illegal Immigrants at Atlantic City International Airport

New Jersey officials push back on Ilegal Migrant Relocations ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -21 JUL 2020- View of the Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) on the Jersey Shore in New Jersey, United States. EQRoy | (The Center Square) — New Jersey officials are pushing back against the Biden administration's plans to relocate asylum-seekers from neighboring New York City to a federally owned airport in the state. The Atlantic City International Airport in Egg Harbor Township is among the 11 federally owned facilities that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security named in a letter to New York City Mayor Eric Adams... Read more →

🎰Wild Card City Casino: A Modern-Day Gaming Marvel

From the moment you hear about WildCard City Casino, you might wonder what sets it apart in the vast ocean of online casinos. Born in the breezy summer of 2020, this digital wonderland takes your average online casino experience, sprinkles in some glitz, adds a dash of tech-savviness, and serves up an unforgettable gaming fiesta. 🎲Journeying Through Wild Card City's Origins In the ever-evolving world of online gambling, every platform has its own tale. Wild Card City, though a relatively young entrant, was born out of the desire to blend the classic allure of casino ambiance with the convenience of... Read more →

DOWN THE SHORE: The Downbeach Seafood Festival

Saturday, Sept 9th & Sunday, Sept 10th, 2023 Starting at Gardners Basin in the early '90s, with a brief hiatus, the Seafood Festival returned to the region on Bader Field in 2012 for a 7-year run. In 2019, the Festival traveled approximately 1-mile "downbeach" to Ventnor! This move was an exciting change that allowed festival-goers to explore and discover new seaside towns and South Jersey areas. For 3 years now, Ski Beach has been a huge hit! The team at Good Team Tricycle will once again transform Ventnor's Ski Beach into a seafood lover's paradise featuring approximately 25 different local... Read more →

Down The Shore:Golden Nugget Michael Jackson Tribute and In-Water Boat Show 

photo provided ATLANTIC CITY NJ -- (CNBNews)--Come out this Labor Day Weekend to Golden Nugget in Atlantic City for MICHAEL - A Tribute to Michael Jackson! Brilliantly executed by award-winning MJ tribute artist, “ICE”, this full-production show includes all the hits of Jackson's illustrious career, along with live dancers and the Even Stephen orchestra under the direction of Stetson Burden. Fans will hear the hits and be mesmerized by the spot-on mimicry of Jackson and his decades of hits. Don’t miss “ICE” as Michael Jackson, the ONLY all live vocal tribute show in all of Atlantic City this Labor Day... Read more →

City of Wildwood End of Season 17th Annual Block Party 

Sunday, September 3 ~ 1:00PM-10:00PM Live music, free activities for the kids, craft vendors, food vendors, and more. Sign up to be a craft vendor: Sign up to be a food vendor: Read more →

16-Year-Old Atlantic City Male Stabbed to Death

MAYS LANDING, NJ – On Wednesday, August 16, 2023, at approximately 10:40 pm, the Atlantic City Police Department was dispatched to the 1300 block of Caspian Avenue in reference to a juvenile male with a stab wound. A 16-year-old Atlantic City male was located in an apartment with what appeared to be at least one stab wound to the chest area. The victim was transported to the AtlantiCare Medical Center in Atlantic City where he succumbed to his injuries. Another 16-year-old Atlantic City male, T.C., was charged in connection with this stabbing. T.C. has been charged with first-degree murder, third-degree... Read more →

The 2023 Visit Atlantic City Airshow Announces Show Day Schedule

images provided by Courtney Colletti | Aug 7, 2023 | 2023 Today, the Greater Atlantic City Chamber, Visit Atlantic City and David Schultz Airshows unveiled the full Show Day performance schedule for the 2023 Visit Atlantic City Airshow. This year’s show is set to take to the skies above Atlantic City on Wednesday, August 16 starting at 11 a.m. Celebrating its 20th year in Atlantic City in 2023, the Visit Atlantic City Airshow is the world’s premier midweek beachfront airshow, drawing more than a half a million (500,000+) spectators annually. “You have so many fan-favorite performers returning to the Atlantic... Read more →

Travel On: The Beautiful Borgata, Top Destination Spot in Atlantic City

By Nicole Pensiero| Special to CNBNews The Borgata’s iconic gold façade is a genuine stand-out among Atlantic City’s casino resorts. Photo provided by Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa. It’d been only a few minutes since I’d stepped on the casino floor at Atlantic City’s Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa when I had the feeling the weekend was definitely going to be winner. After all, I was feeling like a winner after nabbing $200-plus dollars on a penny slot machine I’d only fed $20 to. It was the start to what turned out to be an amazing three-day getaway. I’d often... Read more →

2024 State Arts & History Grants Will Soon Be Available

SOMERS POINT, NJ (August 2, 2023)----Applications for 2024 state arts and history grants will soon be available through the Atlantic County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs, which regranted more than $221,000 to 26 successful local non-profit applicants in 2023 for projects that promote art or history and provide public benefit and accessibility. To help organizations develop and enhance their funding proposals, two free grant workshops will be offered each focusing on a specific component of a grant proposal. On August 16, The Narrative: Writing a Winning Proposal Workshop will focus on creating a direct and persuasive dialogue; and on... Read more →

How Sports Betting Has Changed over the Years

The sports betting landscape has undergone a massive transformation over the past few decades. What was once an underground activity condemned by the major sports leagues has now become a multi-billion dollar industry embraced by sports franchises and media companies. Here's a look at how the sports betting experience has evolved over the years: Illegal Local Bookies Prior to 2018, legal sports betting only existed in Nevada. Everywhere else, bettors relied on local bookies running illegal operations to place a wager on games. These bookies took bets over the phone or in backrooms of bars and charged vigorish ("vig"), which... Read more →