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*Gloucester City's Fall Festival Sidewalk Chalk Contest

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)--Come to Pack the Park Fall Festival on October 8, 2022, at 2 pm and pick your block from the basket - design your block for all visitors to see. Prizes awarded. Join us for fun. Read more →


Mark Giannantonio President of NJ Casino Assn.

CANJ members selected Resorts Casino Hotel's president and CEO to lead trade organization Atlantic City, NJ – The Casino Association of New Jersey (CANJ) announced today that its members had selected Mark Giannantonio to serve as president of the trade organization, effective immediately. Giannantonio is the president and CEO of Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. He succeeds Joe Lupo, president of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, who is relocating to Las Vegas for a new leadership position within the Hard Rock International organization. “I am honored to succeed Joe Lupo as the next president of the Casino Association of New Jersey. Joe has been a tremendous leader of this organization and a tireless advocate for Atlantic City,” said Giannantonio, president of the Casino Association of New Jersey. “I have deep roots in this community, and I am ready to work with the city and the state to... Read more →


Online Gambling In The UK: A Look At The Numbers (Statistics)

Image Source: Pixabay Due to the increasing number of online gambling sites in the UK and their enticing offers, online gambling in the country is steadily rising. Gambling is more accessible than ever, and if you have an internet connection, you can gamble anywhere in the country. The liberal regulation of gambling in the UK has also contributed to the rise of gambling in the country. UK citizens increasingly gamble on lottery tickets, sports betting, and casino games. The following is a look at the numbers that paint an interesting picture of gambling in the UK: Devices For Online Gambling Smartphones have become so prevalent that you will find them even in the poorest parts of the country. Therefore, it is no surprise that as of 2020, mobile phones are the predominant way people access online gambling sites and casinos, especially younger people. 75% of people 18 to 34 used... Read more →


The best representatives of MMORPG games – Top 5

MMORPGs are one of those game types that you can't just play for a few days. Many people play MMORPGs for months or even years, performing tasks and leveling up their characters. As a rule, for such a game to entice a player in the long run, developers must put in a lot of effort and pay close attention to both the gameplay and the design of locales. MMORPG games have long been one of the gaming industry's foundations, with many intriguing projects to discuss today. Check out these five games that are among the greatest examples of the MMORPG genre. #1. World of Warcraft Even non-gamers have heard of the famous Warcraft, which says a lot. The game has just awesome networking, as well as numerous unique races, settings, and missions with history. In the realm of Warcraft, you may become anyone: a magician, a warrior, a healer, and... Read more →


Popular Online Slot Themes

Themes make the difference in the popularity of a game, and slot developers have to create fresh variations of classic slot themes that may have existed in the early years to draw in the crowds. As technology improves, so do online casino games. With animations, 3D video graphics, real footage, and digital audio, there are now games to cover almost any theme you can imagine in an online casino with slot machines, and there is now a large range to suit every gambler. Most players choose their games based on their features or jackpots available, but many others choose a specific game due to their familiarity with it, the characteristics of the game as a whole or their love for its theme. This has created an all-inclusive culture in which everyone is welcome and needs are met. With an in-depth understanding of the gaming demographics and what they want out... Read more →


Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $160,000,000

TRENTON (Dec. 15, 2021) – The Mega Millions drawing on Tuesday, December 14, produced 17 players that matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,500. Moreover, 22,003 other New Jersey players took home $93,414 in prizes ranging from $2 to $600. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, December 14, drawing were: 33, 35, 44, 55, and 69. The Gold Mega Ball was 20, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03. The next drawing will be held Friday, December 17, at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars; by adding the Megaplier option for an extra dollar per play, players can increase their non jackpot winnings up to five times. Mega Millions... Read more →


Exclusive Console Hits

In recent years, console games have become increasingly popular. It is primarily due to the price of the consoles themselves. Concerning computers, playing on consoles is much more economical, while you do not lose the quality of the picture and gameplay. Another plus for consoles is the control. It is a very individual question. However, according to the latest polls, more and more gamers note the comfort of consoles. Summing up, we can highlight the following advantages of console games: Convenient management; Savings and benefits; Excellent quality and mechanics; Availability. All these factors have led to the popularization of console games. And now we analyze the best exclusive hits. Top hits Resistance: Fall of Man A first-person shooter about an alternative version of the 20th century where the United States and England unite in an almost predetermined war against four-eyed aliens. Insomniac Games, formerly of colorful platformers Spyro the Dragon... Read more →


Apple was once against Mobile Casinos, But Not Now

Computers have certainly come a long way from the giant machines kept in the basement of corporate buildings. Devices continue to get smaller as our global reach increases. Apple was once against mobile casinos. Apple worried young kids would have access to games. They felt online casinos could not be trusted and addiction was too easy. Apple has become a mobile casino app friendly. Online players are able to benefit greatly from portable device innovations, including the many mobile apps that help us navigate a city, find a taxi, and buy gifts for our mothers and fathers. When you want to enjoy reputable online gambling providers on your mobile device, then you want to look for compatible mobile casinos. Google Android-based games are available through the Play Store. Anyone who has an Android-based operating system or Windows operating system can get their mobile casino apps via the Play Store. For... Read more →


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Scrapbook of Carmen Palmiero, Outstanding GHS/Penn State Athlete Who Died Too Soon

Palmiero family photo provided Editor's Note: We believe this the Charles Street Stadium, in Gloucester City. The factories in the background would be the former Ruberoid later known as GAF and West Virginia Paper and Pulp also known as Hinde & Dauch. Carmen is in the center causing the finish line. That might be Mr. John Kunz Sr. holding the tape. Kunz was head track coach, assistant football coach, senior class adviser. If you recognize anyone in the photo please send the information to CNBNews1@gmail.com. BROOKLAWN, NJ (July 15, 2021)--Carmen Palmiero of Brooklawn was an outstanding all around athlete at Gloucester City High School in mid 1950’s. Palmiero was a 4 sport star playing Football, Basketball, Baseball and Track. Palmiero headed to Penn State after his graduation where he excelled in Basketball. Tragically Palmiero and a friend died in an auto accident driving home for Christmas in his Sophomore year.... Read more →


Dota 2: From Grassroots Movements to the Competitive World

Dota 2 is an undeniable leader among competitive eSsports games. It is currently offering a prize pool of more than $40 million for a single event. No other video game has achieved this amount of funding for its primary competitive event. Well, how has Dota 2 managed to achieve this kind of success? The answer is simple – grassroots. Dota started as a competitive and then, slowly transformed into one of the cornerstone eSports experiences. At dota2-bet.com, you can have this kind of experience by becoming an official member of the Dota 2 community. The idea behind Dota has always been there. No wonder it has made up the foundations for a series of other games, such as League of Legends, Heroes of the Storm, Smite, and some others. Yet, Dota is the only game that has achieved global recognition and has relied on its community. Long Before the Big... Read more →


The Rams Count on Abby Laphan

Abby Laphan is counted on for many things. As the center fielder and leadoff hitter for the Gloucester Catholic High School softball team, Laphan is depended on heavily to get on base, steal, score runs and make great plays in the outfield. But Laphan’s welcoming personality and ability to make her teammates smile through adversity is what makes her a popular leader on the team. With no assigned captains on the team, Laphan took it upon herself to lead in her own way during her senior year. “I love the coaching staff and I love the girls,” Laphan said. “We always have a fun time and I try to make everyone laugh at practice. But when it has to get serious, I make everyone focus. You have to lighten things up when you can.” On the field, she leads by example. Through May 20, Laphan is tops on the list... Read more →


BEST SAFE SITES TO DOWNLOAD WII ISO

While your hands-on old classic games and their subsequent consoles, a workaround is still available that you can follow to enjoy these titles. For those who do not know, a ROM image can help you re-experience all these old classic games that are rather difficult to get nowadays. You might have already heard of ROMs at some point if you are an Android smartphone user. ROMs are just an image file having read-only data, basically a video game cartridge, an arcade game’s mainboard, or firmware. Using these ROMs on your computer will enable you to enjoy all these old games from one device. Besides ROM images, you will also be required to have an emulator to play these games on your home desktop. You can get emulators of all the key and retro consoles out there. Figures indicate that the demand for Nintendo Wii ROMs is always increasing on these... Read more →


The Pros And Cons of Playing Poker In An Online Casino

Introduction A casino is a modern version of a gambling house. A casino makes space available to the customers to enjoy various gambling activities. Gambling, in general, is the activity of placing money or something valuable as a bet on the outcome of an event. The events in gambling are the games the results of which depend on the chance. You can enjoy gambling activities like card games, roulette, baccarat, blackjack, and many more, in casinos. The casinos are now an integral part of many luxury hotels and clubhouses. Nowadays, a new version of casinos - Online Casino- has surpassed all types of betting spaces. Online Casino Online casino is a product of the advancement of computer technology and the advent of the internet. Online casino is the digital version of the traditional casinos. It offers players to play various online gambling games on their computers or mobile phones through... Read more →


The Future of Destiny 2 Raiding

It is no secret to anyone that a Destiny 2 raid is a defining activity. It is a 6-men group cooperative mission where usually your goal is to find the target and kill it. A raid is always this super challenging but at the same time breathtakingly cinematic experience with these super epic battles against the worst enemies in the universe. And for those that want more, you can always switch to a harder difficulty called the Prestige Mode. Then what’s unique to Destiny 2 specifically is the raid-type activity called lairs. These also feature puzzles and boss fights, although unlike full-length raids, lairs are shorter. Not all raids were made equal. Some of them were not as successful or popular in the community as others. Therefore, when looking into the future, we all have our own vision of the next best raid. With much of the content being vaulted,... Read more →


Beginner Betting Advice You Should Hear Now

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(Oct. 12, 202q0)--If you are new to betting, be it casino gaming or online sports betting, then it only means that you have a lot of things to learn. However, do not let yourself be intimidated by the amount of information your need to take and absorb--everything can be learned through time as your progress. Still, there are tips and knowledge that are far more important and helpful than others that you should know even before putting your money on the table for the first time. When it comes to betting online, choosing the right place to wager your money through is one of the most critical and most important decisions you have to make. Which is why you need all the help you can get, such as the list of the most recommended sites and app that you can find from nostra, among other places. In addition to that,... Read more →


Pick-6 Rolls to $3.3 Million for September 28 Drawing

TRENTON (Sept. 25, 2020) – The Pick-6 drawing on September 24 produced two winners of $10,438 for matching five out of six white balls drawn. The winning numbers for the Thursday, September 24, drawing were: 08, 11, 22, 26, 40 and 41. The XTRA Multiplier was: 02. By adding XTRA for an additional $1.00 per play, winners are able to multiply their non-jackpot prizes by the XTRA number drawn. The $3.3 million drawing will be held Monday, September 28, 2020. Read more →


Tips to Win in Online Casino Malaysia

(September 10, 2020)--The online casino Malaysia might be perplexing and overwhelming, especially for newcomers or people who don’t have any clue on gambling online. The games in online casino are a great invention because you can play them anywhere at your desired time for as long as you wish, with zero included fees or disturbance from the casino crowds. Top 5 Winning Secrets You Need to Know Playing the online casino Malaysia is a fantastic social activity. With all the genuine information we provided, you will know how to win when participating in the online casino Malaysia gambling games. The following are the top 5 tips of winning which has summarised from the experts. Select Your Ideal Online Casino Site First thing first, you need to ensure that you settle for a legit online casino for your play. Based on the research, 12Play is one of the best online casino... Read more →


Gambling Games to Play in Online Casino Malaysia

(September 10, 2020)--For someone who is not living in Malaysia, playing online casino games may appear complicated. However, this article will share with you about online casino Malaysia gambling games and you can play it legally to win real money. Apart from land-based casino, playing gambling games in online casino is also good option for you to have fun as a leisure activity. If you are Muslim in Malaysia, then it could get complicated since according to the Sharia law it is prohibited for people who practice Islam. We have to point out the fact that online gaming is receiving a lot of popularity in Malaysia. Despite the efforts of the government to put an online casino Malaysia on the short leash, the gaming organizations and players of the casino choose the grey area where they are currently Choose Your Own Online Casino Malaysia Games According to our opinion, a... Read more →


Trump Administration Distributes $2.5 Billion to Nursing Homes for COVID-19 Relief Funding

WASHINGTON DC--Today, the Trump Administration, through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is announcing it has now distributed almost $2.5 billion of a planned $5 billion distribution to nursing homes to support increased testing, staffing, and personal protective equipment (PPE) needs. This funding allocation was made through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) as a targeted distribution from the $175 billion Provider Relief program funded through the bipartisan CARES Act and the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act. Gloucestercitynews.net files “The Trump Administration has focused resources throughout our pandemic response on protecting the most vulnerable, including older Americans in nursing homes,” said HHS Secretary Alex Azar. “By distributing these funds and providing training resources, we are improving the quality of care in nursing homes and helping them save lives.” Given their congregate nature and resident population of older adults – often with underlying chronic... Read more →


GTA 5: Most Watched GTA Twitch Streamers

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 28, 2020)--It has been over six years since GTA V was launched way back in September 2013. And yet even today GTA is one of the most popular games out there succeeding at getting unusually high viewership in streaming platforms like Twitch and YouTube. Top 10 Most Watched Twitch Streamers All the data related to GTA Twitch streamers which have been mentioned below are for the last 30 days . #10. RatedEpicz With over 983,715 total viewer hours, RatedEpicz makes it on the tenth position of our list. Last month his channel had 11,860 peak viewers whilst he was live for a total of 247 hours. He has 129,092+ followers on Twitch. #9. aminemature Twitch streamer aminemature has over 109,375+ followers and was live for a total of 173 hours last month. During which he recorded Peak Viewership of 17,078 and 1,012,846 viewer hours. #8. Perxitaa Perxitaa has 590,740+... Read more →


Rivers Casino Philadelphia Reopens Its Doors

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 18, 2020)Since the Keystone State announced a lockdown about three months ago, Rivers Casino Philadelphia has kept its doors shut. Even after the restrictions were slowly lifted and some operations began to return to normal, the gaming property held back. Well, this seems to be finally coming to an end as the casino operator has recently revealed its plans for getting backing in the game after a long absence. After the official reopening date that was July 17, the company has pledged to put effort into a ton of things that it believes are essential for compliance with a new set of operational guidelines as well as the safety of everyone who will be at the venue. As exciting as it is, the casino is treading very carefully to ensure that everyone stays safe and it goes without saying that this has to come at a cost. All other... Read more →


Face of Defense: Hall of Fame Pitcher, Olympic Champion Sprinter Both Served in the Military

BY DAVID VERGUN, DOD NEWS Almost every sporting event in the United States has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, an absence noted by the many service members who are ardent sports fans and enjoy playing sports. Because the games are mostly on hold, here's a look at a few sports legends who also served in the military. Nolan Ryan Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan left a lasting mark in baseball, pitching for the New York Mets (1966 and 1968-1971), California Angels (1972-1979), Houston Astros (1980-1988) and Texas Rangers (1989-1993). Notice that 1967 is missing from his timeline with the Mets, his only broken service with Major League Baseball. He missed that year because he joined and served in the Army Reserve. Some of Ryan's numerous achievements include: 5,714 strikeouts, which still stands as an MLB record; Seven no-hitters, three more than any other pitcher; and Tied with... Read more →


Reopening Information for Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

Atlantic City, N.J. (July 2, 2020) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will reopen under new and thorough Safe + Sound program guidelines to help ensure good clean fun at the resort destination Thursday, July 2, 2020, at 6 a.m. The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Safe + Sound Reopening Plan & Protocols has been developed in accordance with guidelines provided by Hard Rock International and adopts the Atlantic City Casino Industry's Summary Plan of Proposed Reopening Protocols in order to make the best possible efforts to provide a safe and secure environment. The new and stringent protocols also adhere to the directives from the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. The Plan has received approval from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. General Information To ensure safety of guests and employees, a Safe + Sound Clean Team will focus... Read more →


PENNSYLVANIA SPORTSBOOKS UP, BUT STILL OFF BY $275 MILLION

(LAS VEGAS) — Pennsylvania’s retail and online sportsbooks rose in May, but lost out on about $275 million in potential bets, according to PlayPennsylvania estimates, while gamblers again turned to online casinos and poker rooms in record numbers. And with land-based casinos reopening in June and major sports slowly returning, the Keystone State is entering its recovery phase. “May was another challenging month for Pennsylvania’s gaming industry, but it appears that it will be the last month of online casinos and poker rooms being the only bearer of good news,” said Dustin Gouker, lead analyst for PlayPennsylvania.com. “The casinos that have recently reopened appear to be experiencing relatively strong traffic, and sports bettors are finding increasingly more to bet on. Recovery for the entire industry will be a long road, but there are reasons for optimism.” Pennsylvania sportsbooks would have expected to accept more than $350 million in a typical... Read more →


Handy Tips To Get Started With Online Sports Betting

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 4, 2020)--Online sports betting turns out to be a convenient way to keep your entertainment while being able to wagers on your favorite team. This not only leads to increased interest in the game but also allows you to generate a huge amount of cash when you’re mindful of placing your bets thoughtfully. You can use several platforms for sports betting Illinois that can assist you in kickstarting your gambling without making you worry about any legal hassle. Check out this guide to know some crucial aspects that are going to affect your online sports betting journey. Acquire knowledge of the game The smartest way of commencing your betting routine is to first dive into the understanding of the game. This process requires you to be well-versed with the meaning of different terms related to the online betting industry. At the same time, you should learn about the factors... Read more →


How To Get And Keep Smart, Skilled Workers

Closing your company’s skills gap can go a long way toward improving the bottom line. (NAPSI)—If you’re among America’s nearly 28 million business owners—or would like to be someday—here’s some business math it may prove profitable to know: Five will get you 20. That is to say, investing just 5 percent of your employees’ time in learning new skills can deliver significantly improved employee retention—up to a 20 percent reduction in turnover—and a higher-performing, more future-proof organization. The Problem According to a 2018 study from Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute, a lack of qualified talent threatens to decrease U.S. manufacturing GDP by as much as $454 billion by 2028. And it’s not just high-skill jobs that are at issue. The National Skills Coalition reports middle-skill jobs comprise 53 percent of the U.S. job market but just 43 percent of U.S. workers have the skills required in those jobs. The bottom... Read more →


Should Online Bingo Be Next on the Philly Game Development Radar?

Source: Pixabay Philadelphia has changed a lot through the years, but one area where it has really developed its presence in recent decades has been in the world of video gaming. For most of us, gaming in some form is now a fundamental part of daily life and many in the city seem all too aware of that. Furthermore, some notable developments also mean its future in the sector is certainly looking bright. A thriving scene The city is well known for its independent gaming scene, with many regarding it as a big plus point in the local area. For example, writing for https://technical.ly/ last year, Julian Castillo described how Philadelphia is thought to be one of the largest US cities without the presence of an AAA games studio, but added that it was "lucky" to have its indie culture. Furthermore, he added that the community may be set for... Read more →


OnLine Poker Tournament Begins Today

UPDATE: PHIL HELLMUTH, BILL LAIMBEER & ANNIKA SORENSTAM JOIN GOLF’S BIGGEST STARS FOR TODAY’S ‘CHIPPING ALL-IN’ CHARITY POKER TOURNAMENT Table matchups are set for online poker tournament that can be viewed live on Twitch, YouTube, PokerGo.com, and GOLFTV’s Twitter and Facebook pages starting at noon PST LAS VEGAS (April 16, 2020) – Poker star Phil Hellmuth, basketball Hall of Famer Bill Laimbeer, and LPGA legend Annika Sorenstam will compete against some of the biggest names in golf in the Chipping All-In charity poker tournament. Starting today at noon PST, the live online Texas Hold’em tournament will raise proceeds for the MGM Resorts Foundation’s Employee Emergency Grant Fund, which provides employees and their immediate families with short-term relief in making payments or to meet obligations during unexpected hardships and emergencies. The fund is designed to assist those impacted by the coronavirus, including full-time employees, on-call employees and those facing layoff, separation... Read more →


Do Americans Prefer Online Gaming Versus Visiting Casinos In Person?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(April 15, 2020)--More and more gamblers in the United States are now starting to prefer online casinos to the land-based casinos. According to a 2018 study by YouGov Profiles, 50% of Americans age 18 to 34 years backed the legalization of online gaming. The study also revealed that Americans age 35 to 49 years prefer online gaming as well. Moreover, about 50% of the U.S. adults age 18 to 34 years found casinos depressing, while older U.S. gamblers had mixed feelings about the issue. That said, let's explore some of the major reasons most Americans seem to prefer online gambling to visiting brick-and-mortar casinos: No Commuting It can be tiresome and time-consuming to drive to and from a casino whenever you want to enjoy your favorite game. Even if there’s a casino a short distance from your house, you would still need to get dressed and get out of the... Read more →


Are Slots Machine Games Still Popular In The U.S.?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(April 15, 2020)--Since the invention of slot machines in the late 19th century, Americans have spent the better part of their gambling money on slots. Slots machines are the most popular casino gambling in the United States, accounting for about 70% of the average U.S. casino’s revenue. Harrah’s Entertainment and WMS Gaming estimates that slots account for at least 75% of the about $60 billion American casinos earn in a year. Why Are Slot Machine Games Popular in The U.S? About two decades ago, slot machines were legal in just 31 U.S. states. Today, they are legal in at least 41 states, with more states considering legalization. It’s noteworthy that about 1 million licensed machines are not the only ones available in the industry. Numerous underground machines operate even in states where gaming machines aren’t legal. You’ll find such machines in gas stations, bars, and restaurants in states where there... Read more →


The Future Of Sports Betting In America

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(April 15, 2020)--For many years, the National Football League, National Basketball Association, National Hockey League, and Major League Baseball joined hands in trying to stop the spread of sports betting. However, the legalization of sports betting in various states in 2018 stopped them in their tracks. At least 16 states have so far passed legislation allowing sports gambling. With these developments, the future of sports betting in America seems to be a bright one. The industry has the potential to become more diverse, refining itself to individual users and branching out from the major sports to the least popular ones. Here’s a look at some of the things to expect in the country’s sports gambling market in the coming years: Large Tech Firms Will be Mega Bookmakers One of the things you can expect to see in the U.S. sports betting market is premier tech firms coming up us the... Read more →


Use of Bonuses in Gaming Online

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(April 9, 2020)--Bonuses in casino games are very attractive and popular among gamers. That is because they provide an opportunity to extend playing and possibly win money by using casino funds. Who does not want to win money by playing with bonus money and no investment? It sounds great, right? Indeed, it is a great thing that online casinos use to attract new players and keep their existing customers. You should always take advantage of the bonuses given by online casinos. That way you are doubling your fun and pleasure from playing games. Which Bonuses Are the Best? There are plenty of different bonuses you can find in casinos today. You might be overwhelmed with the number of bonuses, requirements, and options associated with all of them. Every online casino nowadays offers a so-called deposit bonus, which is an amount given to match your amount when you deposit into your... Read more →


MGM RESORTS DEBUTS BETMGM SPORTS BETTING EXPERIENCES IN LAS VEGAS

Redefined Sports Betting Portfolio to Include Launch of BetMGM Mobile Betting App, Gaming Kiosks and Rebranded Sportsbooks LAS VEGAS – (March, 2020) – MGM Resorts (NYSE: MGM) unveiled new sports betting experiences across its Las Vegas properties today, as well as announced the launch of BetMGM in Nevada. In partnership with Roar Digital, LLC – MGM Resorts’ joint venture with GVC Holdings (LSE: GVC) – the launch of BetMGM in Nevada includes a state-of-the-art mobile betting app, the rebranding of MGM Resort’s sportsbooks, and more than 100 gaming kiosks across MGM’s Las Vegas properties. For high-resolution artwork and video, visit http://bit.ly/BetMGM-NV-Assets “MGM Resorts has emerged as a leader in sports betting, striking significant partnerships with professional sports leagues, expanding our market reach and harnessing best-in-class mobile technology from Roar Digital, powered by GVC,” said Scott Butera, President of Interactive Gaming for MGM Resorts. “Beyond sports, we continue to offer new... Read more →


Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $60,000,000

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (Feb. 26, 2020) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $60 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery executive director, announced that in the Tuesday, Feb. 25, drawing, 12 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. One of those tickets was purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,000. Moreover, 21,582 other New Jersey players took home $80,864 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, Feb. 25, drawing were: 02, 09, 43, 49, and 63. The Gold Mega Ball was 15, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02. The next drawing will be held Friday, Feb. 28, at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars;... Read more →


Dept. of Justice News: Casino Cheaters Caught

Dealer and Player Conspired to Cheat two Maryland Casinos out of More Than $1 Million After just a few hours of playing baccarat at a Maryland casino in September 2017, Chenguang Ni headed home to New York with more than $850,000 in winnings. The odds of winning any given hand of baccarat stand at just under 50 percent. But Ni and his tablemates won an astounding 18 of 21 hands—including one run of 14 straight wins. The next day, the casino called the FBI’s Baltimore Field Office. Ni had cheated, they believed, and one of their dealers had likely helped him. But the dealer they suspected, Ming Zhang, denied any involvement when questioned by the casino. “The casino knew there had been cheating,” said FBI Special Agent Jason Bender of his investigation of the case. “What wasn’t known was exactly how the player did it.” Baccarat games are played with... Read more →


Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $103,000,000

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (Jan. 15, 2020) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $103 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that in the Tuesday, Jan. 14, drawing, 27 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Four of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,000. Moreover, 25,740 other New Jersey players took home $107,974 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, Jan. 14, drawing were: 09, 11, 13, 31, and 47. The Gold Mega Ball was 11, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02. The next drawing will be held Friday, Jan. 17, at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost just two... Read more →


UPPITY: THE WILLY T. RIBBS STORY (video)

LOS ANGELES, CA (January 8, 2020) – Chassy Media announced today that UPPITY: THE WILLY T. RIBBS STORY, the incredible true story of Willy T. Ribbs, the first Black driver to win a Trans-Am race, test a Formula One car and race in the Indy 500, is now available for purchase at Chassy.com. The film is co-directed by podcaster and comedian Adam Carolla and Nate Adams (THE 24 HOUR WAR and SHELBY AMERICAN: THE CARROLL SHELBY STORY). Willy T. Ribbs was the Jackie Robinson of auto-racing who shattered the color-barrier in the all-white sport. Willy was referred to as "Uppity" behind his back by mechanics and other racers. He overcame death-threats, unwarranted suspensions and engine sabotage to go after his dream. Ultimately, Willy beat the haters and became the first Black driver to win a Trans-Am race, test a Formula One car, and race in the Indy 500. “Willy T.... Read more →


The Top 6 Frequently Made Automation Mistakes and How to Solve Them

Gloucestercitynews.net (Dec. 1, 2019)--Testing is a vital procedure in the development of products, software or hardware, separate components in order to find and eradicate errors, ensure that it’ll perform well and have good output. Test automation can also be described as a method of utilizing an automated testing tool to check, analyze and predict expected results to actual ones. It intends using software to automatically perform the most difficult testing jobs or carry out ones that may appear many times, usually more than once or twice. The main advantage of automation testing over manual is that it’s much faster and more correct and accurate. While automation is anything but difficult to perform whenever done right, it's much simpler to fail to understand the situation. Using test automation every time Automation shouldn't be viewed each time since certain issues don't even require robotization. Some of the tests ought to be done... Read more →


Here's How You Can Leverage The Benefits Of Online Betting

Gloucestercitynews.net (Nov. 11, 2019)—With several digitized platforms today, everything is done on the fingertips, and online gambling is one such instance. Online betting has provided an outlet to the punters to place their stakes from anywhere around the world. It has been prevailing for over a decade now and continues to expand with each passing year. Online wagering attracts millions of gamblers with their exciting offers and deals. Moreover, it is a convenient option for most of the bettors that also offers security regarding your money. The perks of online betting can be endless. But for now, here are some of the benefits that come along with placing your bets online. Comfortable and convenient Gambling online can be barely done by a click while sitting at your confined place. You don't get to invest your time and energy in moving to a particular gambling house to place your bets. Besides... Read more →


New Jersey Online Casino Market Share and Statistics

New Jersey continues to be one of America’s most well-known states when it comes to gambling. We all know about Atlantic City and its glamorous casinos, but online gambling in New Jersey is blooming as well. As of 2018, there were seven DGA approved online casinos in New Jersey, and they all keep fighting for their share of the market. The guys from NJ Games closely follow the revenue growth of these casinos and rely on the statistics that are released by the Division of Gaming Enforcement of New Jersey. We thought it would be nice to share some of these stats and information with our readers and get them interested in the subject of New Jersey's online casino market. Namely, the market share for online gambling in this state has rapidly changed since 2014. At that time, the Bogota Hotel and Casino was the primary operator in New Jersey... Read more →


Can I become a winner at poker online?

Do you wish to win at poker online? From traditional poker, switching to online poker is hard. Even if you are a winning player at the conventional poker, still winning is difficult at online poker like ceme. However, there are many different strategies that can help one to win at online casinos. With that here, we have listed tips to play and win online poker. Before we jump on the tips, let us understand the difference between live poker and online poker. Live Vs. Online poker- Played on laptop or phone Online poker is different than live poker as it is played on a phone or laptop. At live poker, you have an opponent in front of you, and you can read their expressions. You can identify if the opponent is nervous or in confusion by looking at their face. However, online, you don’t have an opponent in front of... Read more →


Pick-6 Rolls to $6.8 Million for Aug. 26th Drawing

TRENTON (Aug. 23, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)- – The Pick-6 drawing on August 22nd produced 18 winners of $1,474 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. Three of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $2,948. The $6.8 million drawing will be held Monday, August 26, 2019. The winning numbers for the Thursday, August 22nd drawing were: 01, 03, 08, 22, 25 and 44. The XTRA Multiplier was: 02. By adding XTRA for an additional $1.00 per play, winners are able to multiply their non-jackpot prizes by the XTRA number drawn. Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 530,826 tickets purchased for the drawing and of those sold, thousands were prizewinners! For correctly matching four numbers, 610 ticketholders won $41 each and 96 others won $82 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three numbers 10,073 ticketholders won $3.00 each and... Read more →


Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $53,000,000 For Saturday’s Drawing

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (June 6, 2019) – The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $53 million! Although no one won the jackpot in the June 5th drawing, 25,220 New Jersey players took home an estimated $143,151 in prizes ranging from $4 to $300, according to Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey. The winning numbers for the Wednesday, June 5th drawing were: 17, 23, 28, 34 and 38. The Red Power Ball number was 08. The Multiplier number was 03. “Congratulations to all of the lottery players who purchased winning tickets and to the retailers that sold them,” said Carey. “I’d like to remind players to purchase their Powerball tickets with a winning attitude and add Power Play to the ticket purchase. Power Play doubles the second prize from one million dollars to two million dollars and multiplies all of the seven lower prize sets available in... Read more →


Blossoms In The Springtime at Rock Spa & Salon® In May

at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Atlantic City, N.J. – Rock Spa & Salon® at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will be blossoming just in time for Spring at the Jersey Shore. Available Mondays through Thursdays in May, you can treat yourself to an Orange Blossom Seasonal Body Treatment, an Orange Blossom Seasonal Pedicure or a Kiss From A Rose Luxury Facial. The Orange Blossom Seasonal Body Treatment features an Orange Blossom Coconut sugar scrub that will exfoliate your skin to perfection while its uplifting scent calms your senses. This citrus-infused treatment is formulated with raw sugar to exfoliate and buff away dead skin cells, along with orange blossom extracts helping to improve skin elasticity and rejuvenate the skin. The Orange Blossom Seasonal Pedicure treats your feet with an Orange Blossom Coconut sugar scrub, hydrating Orange Blossom body butter and an extended massage to restore the... Read more →


Jersey Surf & Appel Farm Announce Strategic Creative Collaboration

Elmer, New Jersey – Jersey Surf, Inc. is extraordinarily pleased to announce a creative collaboration with the nationally recognized Appel Farm Arts & Music Campus. Through the partnership, Jersey Surf and Appel Farm will work together to develop creative programs centered around the rapidly expanding world of “marching music performing arts,” with each entity contributing its unique experience, best practices, and perspective to the benefit of aspiring young musicians and color guard/dance performers from around the region. “We are honored to have the opportunity to work with the phenomenal staff of Appel Farm to develop interesting, fun, creative and appropriately challenging programming intended to inspire and reward young performers with the desire to expand their educational experiences,” says Bob Jacobs, Executive Director of Jersey Surf. “We have tremendous respect for the legacy of excellence which Appel Farm has created and are thrilled to have the opportunity to share ideas as... Read more →


Pros and Cons of Using Social Media without Parents’ Control

CNBNewsnet (March 4, 2019) To get what today’s teens hold in their hands all the time, their parents had to go to the library. The way youth perceives life and information has changed a lot with the spread of internet and social media. According to the Pew research center, 95% of teenagers have access to the online world through a smartphone with almost half of them (45%) being online constantly. Gadgets and social media have broken the barriers, but the question is whether youngsters were ready for such freedom. Along with obvious benefits (such as unlimited excess to information, facilitated social connection and learning, and ability to express themselves) teens get a bunch of side effects if the parental control is absent or inefficient. Bullying, peer pressure, mental issues, and lack of in-person contact just to name a few. In order to help make social media a safe environment for... Read more →


New Jersey Online Gambling Development

(CNBNewsnet)(January 10,2019)--Until recently, many New Jersey casino enthusiasts have been facing significant challenges when it comes to accessing their favorite games online. This is because not all states in the US are licensed to offer real money online casino games. The New Jersey Legislature passed bill A2578 in February 2013 to allow online gambling to start. However, the law permitted only adults with the age of 21 years and above to join online gambling sites. Currently, Atlantic City has some of the most reputable online and brick and mortar casinos in the US market. In fact, the state recorded gross revenue of over $25 million from online gambling alone in the few past months, and it is expected to increase with time. Continue reading to learn more about online gaming in NJ including fees, taxes, licensing, games available, advantages of playing at licensed casinos and much more. Licensing, Taxes, and... Read more →


Nintendo Launches Interactive Nintendo Labo Workshops for Kids Across the Country

Nintendo News: To give some of Nintendo’s younger fans a safe, family-friendly space to experiment with Nintendo Labo, Nintendo is hosting a series of workshops all across the country that encourage kids to let their DIY talents run wild. (Graphic: Business Wire) REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nintendo Labo allows fans of all ages to make, play and discover with its interactive DIY cardboard kits that come to life and open up a variety of different games with the power of the Nintendo Switch system. But for kids that love creating things, Nintendo Labo means something even more. It gives them the opportunity to use skills not normally associated with video games to build amazing creations that are part imagination, part ingenuity. To give some of Nintendo’s younger fans a safe, family-friendly space to experiment with Nintendo Labo, Nintendo is hosting a series of workshops all across the country that encourage kids to... Read more →


The Gloucester City Library Your Local Source for Digital Books, Audiobooks, Movies, TV Shows Etc.

The Gloucester City Library, located at Bergen Street and the Railroad GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (July 8, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Did you know that The Gloucester City Public Library offers a program that provides Library Card holders access to millions of titles in digital books, audiobooks, comics, music, movies, and television shows? With Hoopla, Gloucester City Library patrons can instantly borrow great content from anywhere at anytime. Stop by to see us if you need a Library Card or give us a call, 856-456-4181, if you just need to set your four digit pin. Visit our website at www.gcpl.us Read more →


ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ESPORTS

(CNBNewsnet)(July 6, 2018)Esports entails multiplayer video games competition among professional gamers. Another name for Esports is electronic sports because the games can only be played online. The video games are divided into several categories such as Multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA), Real time strategy (RTS), and fighting games among others. According to analysts, the Esports business is lucrative and it is estimated to have a net worth of 1.5 billion dollars by the year 2020. The first video game to be in a competition was Spacewar in 1972 at Stanford University. In 1990, there was rise in video games because of the increase in internet connectivity. The global tournaments started officially in 2000 where professionals and spectators were initiated. Like any other game, there are ethics and legalities to ensure good sportsmanship. Despite of these, we have witnessed an increasing trend of the use of boosters. Players want to progress... Read more →