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Atlantic City Casino News: CELEBRATE 45 YEARS OF BALLY’S ATLANTIC CITY

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 →


42 Year Old Galloway Township Man Found Dead

MAYS LANDING, NJ – On Wednesday, April 17, 2024, at approximately 2:49 p.m., theGalloway Township Police Department received a call regarding a deceased male in a residence on the 400 block of South Odessa Avenue. Upon police arrival, they located the victim, Shawn P. O’Neill Jr., 42, of Galloway Township, NJ, inside the residence with several wounds to his body. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office’s Major Crimes Unit responded to the scene. The cause and manner of death are pending an autopsy. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office’s Major Crimes Unit is actively investigating this death in cooperation with the Galloway... Read more →


Exploring the Latest Mobile Casino Trends in Singapore

CNBNEWS GRAPHIC FILES In recent years, the mobile casino industry in Singapore has experienced significant growth and innovation. With advances in technology, shifting player preferences, and evolving regulations, the landscape of mobile casinos in Singapore is constantly changing. In this article, we will delve into the key trends shaping the industry and explore how these developments are impacting the mobile casino Singapore scene. Whether you are a casino enthusiast or simply curious about the latest gambling trends, read on to discover the exciting world of mobile casinos in Singapore. Understanding the Rise of Mobile Casinos in Singapore The traditional brick-and-mortar... 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 →


AUSTRALIA’S THUNDER FROM DOWN UNDER SET TO UNTAME AT BALLY’S ATLANTIC CITY

Click Here For Video MAY 18 Atlantic City, NJ (April 8, 2024) – Get ready to be blown away by an exhilarating and electrifying extravaganza as Australia’s Thunder from Down Under, the world-renowned Australian male revue, announces its highly anticipated return to Bally's Atlantic City. The UNTAMED 2024 TOUR, set to ignite the stage on May 18, promises an unforgettable night of entertainment for fans across the country. After a long hiatus, entertainment is back at Bally's, and what better way to celebrate than with the scorching hot international sensation, Australia’s Thunder from Down Under. Known for their captivating performances... Read more →


ATLANTIC CITY CASINO NEWS: Join the Fun at Bally’s

(Atlantic City, NJ) April 15, 2024 • Enjoy May flowers of fun blooming with more events, promotions and winning just for you! 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 DRAWINGS: Friday, May 24 – Sunday, May 26 See Player’s Club for complete details. Must be present to Win. $50,000 Sweepstakes – Friday, May 10 Bally Rewards members can enter to win a share of $50,000 In Prizes. Drawings... Read more →


Why Is Live Casino Online Game Always Popular?

Did you know that online live casino games have experienced a 300% surge in popularity in the last year alone? The allure of real-time gaming action, interactive experience, and the convenience of playing from anywhere contribute to the enduring appeal of live casino Malaysia games. With advanced technology enhancing the immersive experience, it's no wonder why live casino online games remain a top choice for gaming enthusiasts worldwide. Understanding Live Casino Games Live casino games offer an immersive experience similar to traditional casinos, with real-time interactions and a live croupier. They differ from online casino games by providing a more... Read more →


Festival Season: The Top Five in New Jersey

Festival season is here, and the US is home to some of the biggest music, food and cultural festivals across the world. To celebrate all the great festivities going on across the country, Betway decided to analyze the most popular festivals in each state based on search volumes in the past 12 months. Using Keyword Tool io to calculate the total number of searches for the top festivals in New Jersey, it can be revealed that the most popular festival in the state is the Barefoot Country Music Fest. In total, the longest running folk parade had 71,040 searches in... Read more →


Philadelphia Suspect Arrested in Atlantic City Carrying a Rifle

The Atlantic City Police Department arrested a wanted fugitive with a rifle and additional ammunition. On April 9, 2024, at 2:31 PM, Officers Matthew Stollenwerk and Robert Thompson responded to the first block of south Kentucky Avenue for a report of an unknown weapon in a bag. Medical personnel from Exceptional Medical Transport were on scene with Robert Parker who was experiencing a medical emergency. While preparing Parker for transport, an alert EMT noticed a weapon in Parker’s bag. The officers located a loaded rifle with two additional magazines in the bag. Parker was found to have an active warrant... 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 →


Maryland Anglers: All catch and release of striped bass is closed through May 15

April 10, 2024 Joey Davis caught this white catfish – qualifying him for a FishMaryland award certificate – in an upper Bay tidal river. Photo by Lora Davis Maryland anglers are taking advantage of pleasant weather to fish for various species this week. Trout, largemouth bass, and blue catfish are at the top of the list, but fun fishing is where you find it. Forecast Summary: April 10 – April 16: With continued April rains, the increased river flows and the longer days will continue to slowly heat up our local Maryland waters for the progression of spawning gamefish. Main... Read more →


60-Year-Old Absecon Man Found Guilty of Driving During License Suspension

MAYS LANDING, NJ – Thomas J. Fox, III, 60, from Absecon, NJ, was found guilty following a jury trial in Atlantic County Superior Court on Tuesday, April 9, 2023, on both counts of a two count Indictment for fourth-degree Driving During License Suspension for Prior DUIs. The Honorable Dorothy Incarvito-Garrabrant, J.S.C. presided over the trial. On February 14, 2018, a Galloway Township Police Officer conducted a motor vehicle stop of a vehicle he observed engaging in a motor vehicle infraction in the area of Route 50. The vehicle was driven by Thomas Fox. During the stop, the defendant was unable... Read more →


CNB FISHING NEWS: 84LB Maryland Blue Catfish Record Has Stood for 12 YEARS

Can It Be Broken? April 1, 2024 Ed Jones, right, poses with his son, a friend, and a charter guide while holding the Maryland state record blue catfish in 2012. The invasive fish has spread throughout Maryland in recent years, but the record held by an Oregon man still stands Ed Jones, an Oregon resident, said he’ll never forget the day he caught the Maryland state record blue catfish. It was also the day he lost his phone. “I can remember it as vividly as the day is long,” Jones said in March while recounting the fateful August 2012 catch.... Read more →


CONGRESSMAN VAN DREW UPSET:

Spirit Airlines Downsizing at AC Airport

image source Atlantic City Internation Airport Washington, DC (April 9, 2024)- Today, Congressman Van Drew responded to the announcement by Spirit Airlines that they will be closing their crew base in Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) in South Jersey. While it is important to emphasize that daily operations at the airport will remain unaffected with no changes in the flight schedule, the crew base that houses 157 members of the airline's flight crew will be closing, resulting in the loss of those jobs here in South Jersey. In response, Congressman Van Drew sent a letter to the CEO of Spirit... Read more →


Van Drew Introduces Package of Bills to Strengthen Infrastructure

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Van Drew introduced two pieces of legislation — the Bridge Protection Act and the Francis Scott Key Bridge Disaster Taxpayer Reimbursement Resolution — aimed to strengthen America's infrastructure system and ensure that taxpayers do not bear the burden of disasters caused by private companies. "The collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge is a tragedy that will have a lasting impact on the future of America's infrastructure system," said Congressman Van Drew. "As we navigate the aftermath of this disaster, we must work to put safeguards in place to ensure that this can never happen... 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 →


Best casinos to bet on sports events 2024

In recent years, the number of people betting on sports around the world has increased significantly. Even the world's most prestigious leagues, such as the National Basketball Association and the Premier League, are starting to sponsor sports betting. In this article, we look at the best sports betting sites in the Netherlands and the ways you can make sports bets at competitive prices. Nowadays, there are a large number of casinos around the world where you can bet on sports, both live and standard. On the other hand, not every casino is equally user-friendly or has the same offer. Moreover,... Read more →


Alter Ego Experience Brings Electrifying Trip Through Time to Resorts Casino Hotel

to Resorts Casino Hotel Amazing multi-tribute concert band lights up the Superstar Theater on Saturday, May 25th ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (March 29, 2024) – Guests hoping to kick off Memorial Day Weekend with the ultimate dance party can look no further than Resorts Casino Hotel. Alter Ego Experienceis bringing Top 40 hits from the 70s through the 2000s and beyond, complete with live music, dance and infectious energy, to the Superstar Theater on Saturday, May 25th. Doors open at 7:00pm and the party starts at 8:00pm. Tickets are $35, $45 and $55 and on sale Saturday, March 30th via ticketmaster.com.... Read more →


Van Drew Requests Criminal Investigation into Atlantic City Housing Authority

Atlantic City, NJ - Today, Congressman Van Drew visited Stanley Holmes Village to speak with residents and to view firsthand their inhumane and unsafe living conditions. Following this visit, Congressman Van Drew announced that he is requesting the Office of the Inspector General for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to open an investigation into the Atlantic City Housing Authority (the Authority) to determine if any criminal violations have been committed in the past five years. That letter can be viewed here. "The neglect and outright abandonment of Stanley Holmes Village residents by the Authority is unacceptable," said... Read more →


The Evelyn Hill Cycling Club for Women Will Begin Its 2024 Bicyle Rides on April 1; You're Invited

ROSENHAYN, N.J. (March 24, 2024)(CNBNews)– The Evelyn Hill Cycling Club for women will begin its 2024 bicycle rides at 6 p.m. Monday, April 1, at the Evelyn Hill Cycling warehouse, 685 Kenyon Ave, Rosenhayn, N.J. The club is open to women of all ages and abilities and new members are welcomed. Rides are held at 6 p.m. Monday and Thursday and 10 a.m. Saturdays, weather permitting. “Our EZ Monday rides are short and perfect for beginners, or women getting back into cycling,” said club founder Barbara Kornbluh. “We are a friendly group of women who ride together for fun and... Read more →


THE Party is Just Getting Started in AC

WIN AN ATLANTIC CITY GETAWAY PACKAGE! Things are really heating up in Atlantic City, and it’s time to break out of the ordinary and break into party mode. Just named the #1 spring break party destination in the U.S.*, AC is the place to forget the rules, stay up late, and enjoy the perfect escape. Top-tier resorts converge with new and iconic attractions for a one-of-a-kind experience. Endless entertainment, acclaimed nightlife, legendary dining spots, pulsating festivals, historic golf courses, thrilling gaming action, the vibrant atmosphere of the Boardwalk and Beach, and much more — all coming together to create the... Read more →


U.S. Coast Guard urges caution; hazardous maritime conditions near Sector Delaware Bay

PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard urges the public to exercise caution ahead of storm conditions, Friday, March, 22. The captain of the port for Sector Delaware Bay has set a modified port condition whiskey due to the forecast of high winds in the Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware area beginning within the next 12 hours. The National Weather Service has issued gale warnings for much of the region. These conditions may create life-threatening beach hazards, including dangerous rip currents and large battering waves. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay personnel are closely monitoring the weather. If forecasted predictions change, the captain... Read more →


The Art of Fine Dining at Casino Resorts

In the realm of indulgence and opulence, few experiences rival the exquisite pleasure of fine dining at casino resorts. It's a fusion of luxury, culinary mastery, and entertainment that leaves a lasting impression on every guest. At casino resorts, dining isn't merely a meal; it's an event, a celebration of gastronomy, and a journey through flavor. Luxury Ambiance Step into the world of an Ethereum casino resort and be transported to a realm where elegance meets extravagance. The ambiance of a fine dining establishment within these resorts is meticulously crafted to evoke a sense of grandeur and sophistication. From the... Read more →


Maryland 's Youth Only Trout Fishing Day

Maryland Fishing Report – March 20, 2023 Lindsey Straiton may need a larger kayak if she keeps catching this large number of blue catfish. Photo courtesy of Lindsey Straiton Anglers have a lot of fishing opportunities to look forward to this week. For our trout anglers under the age of 16, Maryland’s first youth-only trout fishing day occurs this Saturday, March 23. Anglers are still catching white perch in the upper sections of spawning rivers, and largemouth bass, crappie, and blue catfish are providing good fishing. Forecast Summary: March 20 – March 26: Chesapeake Bay waters will continue to slowly... 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 →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Maryland: This Week Anglers Catching Variety of Species

Maryland Fishing Report – March 13 by Keith Lockwood, fisheries biologist with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Angler Talen Scott Vrablic holds a chain pickerel. Photo by Raymond Brown As we inch closer to spring, anglers are enjoying fishing for a variety of species this week. The white perch spawning runs are in high gear, the preseason stocking of trout is taking place, blue catfish are abundant, and our resident species such as the beautiful chain pickerel are providing plenty of fun fishing opportunities. Catch and release opportunities for striped bass in the Chesapeake Bay begin below the Brewerton... Read more →


Live Dealer Games: Bringing Authenticity to Online Casinos

The digital evolution of casinos has brought many innovations, but perhaps none have captured the essence of a real-life casino experience quite like live dealer games. These games have surged in popularity across UK online casinos, offering players the unique blend of convenience and authenticity. Live dealer games provide the opportunity to engage with real dealers and players in real-time, effectively bridging the gap between land-based and online casinos. This article explores the ins and outs of live dealer games, their popular variants in the UK, and how to choose the best live dealer casino, ensuring an immersive gaming experience.... Read more →


30 Police Officers Hired by the City of Atlantic City

photo provided ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (March 11, 2024)(CNBNews)--The Atlantic City Police Department announces the swearing in of 30 new police officers, two retired officers to the position of Special Law Enforcement Officer, Class III, and the promotion of one police officer to the rank of sergeant of police. Today, a swearing in ceremony was held at the Atlantic City Convention Center. Mayor Marty Small Sr administered the oath of office. The hiring of the 30 new police officers was made possible by an award for $3,750,000 from the Community Oriented Policing Services Hiring Grant. This grant will allow the police... Read more →


CNB Fishing News: Winter Survey Takes Stock of the Chesapeake Bay’s Blue Crabs

At a nondescript spot in the middle of the Choptank River, the Mydra Ann slowed to a crawl. The crew aboard the crabbing boat, a mix of Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) scientists and commercial watermen, readied the gear. With a thud, the large, steel-toothed dredge met the water of the Choptank, its chain whirring along the center of the boat as the metal bars lined with netting descended to the river bottom. After a one-minute drag traveling at 3 knots, the crew pulled up the dredge and emptied its contents onto the deck. Among the leaf litter, small... Read more →


Which Casino Makes The Most Money: A Guide In 2024

Atlantic City Casinos/CNBNews graphic files The high-stakes gambling is an exciting playground for daring risk-takers and highs-seekers. Amid the spectacular collection of casinos, there exists a hierarchy of profitability, with some establishments consistently outshining others in revenue generation. Fast forward to 2024, and we find ourselves in an online casino that has appeared as the top earner, towering above the rest regarding sheer earnings. The casino is a virtual world of excitement where players can indulge in various games that cater to their every whim. From classic card games to the latest slot machines, the casino offers an unparalleled gaming... Read more →


Mad Bunny ‘Madder Than Ever’ Bar Set to Takeover Resorts Casino Hotel’s Bar One

This March Spring-inspired pop-up bar opens Saturday, March 9th ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (February 29, 2024) – The Mad Bunny Bar is back at Resorts Casino Hotel and madder than ever! Bar One’s newest pop up opens on Saturday, March 9th and will provide guests with a unique experience. Those who step into the scientific lab will be greeted by the Mad Bunny crafting vibrant cocktails. Guests who are looking to snag a photo with the Mad Bunny are in luck as there will be photo opportunities every Saturday night in March (excluding March 2nd). Additionally, guests can indulge in drink... Read more →


Disabled Fishing Vessel off Barnegat Light Assisted by Good Samaritans/Coast Guard

USCG photos PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard and good Samaritans assisted four mariners Tuesday after the 64-foot commercial fishing vessel Monica became disabled about 85 miles from the New Jersey coast. The Monica was reported to be experiencing transmission issues and a Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light 47-foot Motor Life Boat (MLB) crew safely towed the vessel to Lighthouse Marina, in Barnegat Light. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York contacted the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center at about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday to relay that a person aboard the fishing vessel Monica sent a distress hail reporting they... 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 →


$1.62 billion in sports betting revenue in New Jersey

In a landmark achievement for the gambling industry, New Jersey casinos have set a new record in sports betting revenue, amassing an impressive $1.62 billion in November alone. This milestone underscores a significant shift in the gambling landscape, where online betting platforms are increasingly becoming a dominant force. The Atlantic City gambling market, traditionally reliant on physical casinos, is witnessing a transformative phase, adapting to the digital age with remarkable success. Record-Breaking Figures According to Bettingnj.com, November's figures are not just impressive; they are historic. The $1.62 billion in sports betting revenue marks a pinnacle of success for New Jersey's... Read more →


From Beginner to Tron Master: Your Ultimate Guide to TRX Gambling

Understanding TRON (TRX) Before diving into TRX gambling, it's essential to understand the fundamentals of TRON (TRX). TRON is a blockchain-based platform that aims to decentralize the internet by enabling peer-to-peer content sharing and creation. As a cryptocurrency, TRX serves as the native currency of the TRON ecosystem, facilitating transactions and powering decentralized applications (DApps), including TRX gambling platforms. Getting Started with TRX Gambling If you're new to TRX gambling, getting started is easier than you might think. The first step is to acquire some TRX tokens, which you can do through various cryptocurrency exchanges. Once you have TRX in... Read more →


ABSECON POLICE Respond to Vicious Carjacking Today; Suspect Arrested

ABSECON, NJ (February 18, 2024)(CNBNews)--On February 18, 2024, just before 8:30 AM, officers responded to a carjacking incident in progress on U.S. Route 30 (Absecon Boulevard). The incident unfolded as the suspect, identified as Deshaun C. Washington, 31, of Mays Landing, entered the lane of travel on U.S. Route 30, on foot, with the intent to disrupt traffic. The victim, a motorist traveling on U.S. Route 30, stopped to avoid colliding with the pedestrian. Washington aggressively approached the vehicle, banging on the hood to gain access. Fortunately, the doors were locked, preventing the suspect from entering. Undeterred, Washington resorted to... Read more →


Wildwood Residents Stay Warm, Save Money this Winter

The City of Wildwood wants to ensure that all residents have access to the necessary utilities while also helping them save money on their energy bills. We understand the challenges that winter can bring, and we are here to offer advice and assistance to help you stay warm and comfortable during the cold months. Tips for Energy Efficiency 1. Check your thermostat. Set your thermostat a few degrees lower in the winter, if health permits. 2. Unplug your devices. Mobile phones, laptops and other electronic devices will continue to use energy after they are fully charged. 3. Check for air... Read more →


Why Are Online Casinos So Popular In New Jersey

Picture Credit In the vibrant tapestry of New Jersey's entertainment landscape, online casinos have carved out a prominent space, captivating a wide audience with their allure. This digital evolution of gambling has not only transformed the way New Jerseyans engage with casino games but has also redefined the socio-economic contours of the state. Let’s delve into the multifaceted reasons behind the soaring popularity of online casinos in New Jersey, exploring the elements that make them a preferred choice for entertainment and beyond. A Legacy of Gaming, Reimagined New Jersey has long been synonymous with Atlantic City, a historic beacon of... Read more →


John Barron, age 68, Owner of Barron Carpet, Avalon Country Club Member, GCHS Alum

On February 12, 2024. Age 68. Of Atlantic City. Formerly of Sewell and a longtime resident of Gloucester City. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 35 years, Juliann Barron (nee Markiewicz); his “daughter”, Kristina Vasquez (Brian); sisters, Mary Giles (Glenn), Theresa Barron, Marie Watson (William) and Alice Gallagher (Sean) and many loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, William F. Barron, Sr. and Alice T. Barron (nee Madden); brother, William F. Barron, Jr. and sister, Catherine M. Barron. CNBNews graphic file John was a graduate of Gloucester High School class of 1973. For... Read more →


General Announcements from the Wildwood City Clerk's Office

CITY CLERK Lisa A. Brown, City Clerk [email protected] Karen Gallagher, Deputy City Clerk [email protected] Amanda Neill, Aide to the City Clerk [email protected] Phone: 609-522-2444 X2239 -2024 Mercantile License renewal invoices were mailed on January 18, 2024. All Mercantile licenses are due to be renewed no later than May 1, 2024. Pursuant to Local Finance Notice 2022-23, all rentals and businesses must submit liability insurance when acquiring their 2024 Mercantile License. +++++ -2024 Seasonal Parking Meter Permits are available for purchase. Permits must be picked up in the City Clerk’s Office. We will not be sending them in the mail. +++++... Read more →


NO WAY! : Atlantic City and Wildwood Among the 10 Most Dangerous Cities in NJ

Atlantic City NJ Tops the Chart of Most Dangerous Citie in NJ ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (February 9, 2024)--The website Road Snacks released its list of the ten most dangerous cities in the state of New Jersey for the year 2024. They include, surprisingly, Atlantic City, Wildwood, followed by Asbury Park, Millville, Bridgeton, Camden City, Woodbury, Absecon, Vineland, and Elizabeth. Wildwood NJ is listed in the Number 2 spot The Most Dangerous Cities In New Jersey for 2024 Atlantic City Wildwood Asbury Park Millville Bridgeton Camden Woodbury Absecon Vineland Elizabeth Read more →


9 Boat Captains Including a Beach Haven Boat Captain Honored for Lifesaving Acts

Acting as Good Samaritans, 9 TowBoatUS Captains Honored for Lifesaving Acts Locations in Port Clinton and Sandusky, Ohio; South Gulf Island, British Columbia; Beach Haven, N.J.; Old Saybrook, Conn.; Islamorada, Fla. SPRINGFIELD, Va., Feb. 5, 2024 ̶ When recreational boats break down on the water, need a battery jump, run out of fuel or run aground, the nation’s largest fleet of on-water towing and assistance, TowBoatUS, responds 24/7 to get them home. Sometimes, however, matters aren’t so routine and the captains that helm TowBoatUS response vessels choose to step in as good Samaritans to help save lives as well. At... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: February Brings Love and Touchdowns to Resorts Casino Hotel

Mouthwatering dining specials, Big Game watch parties, exclusive giveaways and more to take place throughout the month ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (February 2, 2024) CNBNews – Resorts Casino Hotel is set to provide guests with numerous options to enjoy the Big Game with fellow professional football fans and Valentine’s Day with their loved ones. On February 11th, guests can catch all the Big Game action on one of the 50 large-screen TVs across property. Before San Francisco and Kansas City face-off for professional football’s greatest honor, Star Card members can enjoy various competitions and promotions throughout the day with hopes of... Read more →


FORMER PRESIDENT OF ATLANTIC CITY COUNCIL ARRESTED FOR ELECTION FRAUD

BY: NIKITA BIRYUKOV - FEBRUARY 1, 2024 /New Jersey Monitor Political Organizer and Former President of City Council of Atlantic City Charged with Submitting Fraudulent Mail-In Ballots CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (FEBRUARY 1, 2024)(CNBNews)– An Atlantic County, New Jersey, man was arrested today for his role in procuring, casting, and tabulating fraudulent mail-in ballots submitted in the Nov. 8, 2022, general election, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced. Craig Callaway, 64, a former member and president of the City Council of Atlantic City and a political organizer who assisted campaigns for elected offices in New Jersey, is charged in a criminal... 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 →


DOWN THE SHORE: Sierra Club Celebrates Third Round of Offshore Wind Solicitations 

Trenton, NJ (January 24, 2024)– Today, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) announced the winners of the third solicitation for offshore wind projects in New Jersey. Selected new developers include Leading Light Wind, a joint venture between Invenergy and energyRE which will bring 2400 MW of power to 1 million homes. Light Wind is the first American project to be awarded an offshore wind bid, and includes an energy equity program aimed to reduce costs to ratepayers. The second project will be developed by Attentive Energy LLC and total 1342 MW. Combined these two projects will bring 3,742... Read more →


THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY:

Did You Ever Wonder...

Dorothy Philbin l CNBNewsnet Columnist Image courtesy of Paramount Pictures How many shipwrecks are there on the ocean floor? It might be a strange question but take a minute and think about it. How many ships can you name which are sitting at the bottom of the ocean? Everyone knows about the Titanic, "Remember The Maine" (Spanish-American War,) The Hood (WW II British ship sunk by the German ship The Bismark,) then there is the German ship The Bismark, sunk by the British. As the saying goes, revenge is a dish better served cold. Now finding sunken ships is easier... Read more →


How to Play and Win in Gates of Olympus Slot

This game immerses participants in an epic adventure in the realm of Greek mythology. Gates of Olympus Pragmatic Play is characterized by unique features and characteristics, which together offer an exciting and potentially lucrative gaming experience: Grid structure. The game boasts a 6x5 grid, departing from traditional slot formats and creating a vast landscape for symbol combinations. Cluster pays mechanism. Unlike conventional payline slots, Gates of Olympus utilizes a cluster pays system where payouts are awarded for groups of 8 or more identical symbols. High volatility. This characteristic of the amusement indicates larger, though less frequent, potential wins, appealing to... Read more →