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Almost half of Atlantic City’s casino revenue lost in 8 years

Atlantic City has lost nearly half its casino revenue over the past eight years as competition in nearby states cannibalized its market and drove four casinos out of business.

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Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, Showboat casino Hotel
The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, left, and the Showboat casino Hotel in Atlantic City N.J. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
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Atlantic City eyes more sports events, meetings

Atlantic City is keeping its eye on the ball as it tries to attract more sporting events and related conventions.

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The recently closed Showboat and Revel Casinos in Atlantic City.
The recently closed Showboat and Revel Casinos in Atlantic City. (Jessica Kourkounis, Getty Images)
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Atlantic City endorses deep spending, job cuts

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Wary of state encroachment onto its turf but desperate for more funding, Atlantic City's governing body endorsed a financial recovery plan designed to show New Jersey it is serious about taming its out-of-control finances.

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FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2014 file photo, dealers at the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel hug each other through their tears in the seconds after the Atlantic City NJ casino shut down. After the worst year in the 36-year history of casino gambling in Atlantic City, which saw four of its 12 casinos close, the battered industry bids good riddance to 2014 and hopes for a better roll of the dice in 2015. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File)
FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2014 file photo, dealers at the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel hug each other through their tears in the seconds after the Atlantic City NJ casino shut down. After the worst year in the 36-year history of casino gambling in Atlantic City, which saw four of its 12 casinos close, the battered industry bids good riddance to 2014 and hopes for a better roll of the dice in 2015. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File)
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Report: Real estate firm to buy shuttered casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania real estate company has reportedly agreed to buy the shuttered Atlantic Club Casino Hotel in Atlantic City.

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In this Oct. 6, 2014 photo, a worker applies caulk to holes in the facade of the former Trump Plaza casino in Atlantic City N.J. after letters spelling out the casino's name were removed. The casino closed on Sept. 16, 2014, one of four to go out of business in Atlantic City in 2014. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
In this Oct. 6, 2014 photo, a worker applies caulk to holes in the facade of the former Trump Plaza casino in Atlantic City N.J. after letters spelling out the casino's name were removed. The casino closed on Sept. 16, 2014, one of four to go out of business in Atlantic City in 2014. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
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Will 2015 be a better year for Atlantic City?

It wouldn't be easy for Atlantic City to experience a worse year than the one that just ended. According to the mayor of the struggling town, the healing begins in 2015.

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Atlantic Club Casino Hotel workers hug seconds after the casino shut down last January.  (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File)
Atlantic Club Casino Hotel workers hug seconds after the casino shut down last January. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File)
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Atlantic City mayor predicts city will heal in 2015

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Mayor Don Guardian predicts 2015 will be "a year of healing" for his shell-shocked seaside resort — even as he expects it to lose yet another casino.

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In this Oct. 6, 2014 photo, a worker applies caulk to holes in the facade of the former Trump Plaza casino in Atlantic City N.J. after letters spelling out the casino's name were removed. The casino closed on Sept. 16, 2014, one of four to go out of business in Atlantic City in 2014. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
In this Oct. 6, 2014 photo, a worker applies caulk to holes in the facade of the former Trump Plaza casino in Atlantic City N.J. after letters spelling out the casino's name were removed. The casino closed on Sept. 16, 2014, one of four to go out of business in Atlantic City in 2014. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
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2014 timeline of Atlantic City’s battered casinos

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Four of Atlantic City's 12 casinos shut down in 2014 (and a fifth nearly joined them before being rescued under a last-minute financing arrangement). Here's a look at what was the worst year for the city's casino industry in its 36-year history:

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Union members picketing in front of the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City Oct. 24, to protest its threatened shutdown. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
Union members picketing in front of the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City Oct. 24, to protest its threatened shutdown. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
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A lean Christmas for many laid-off casino workers

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- One got her Christmas dinner handed to her a week in advance in foil containers from a union food bank.

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Atlantic City demolishing vacant properties

Atlantic City officials have sharpened their focus on removing abandoned homes and buildings that plague the city's neighborhoods.

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Aerial view of Atlantic City
Aerial view of Atlantic City (Do AC)
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Hotel owner: I’ll open small Atlantic City casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Someone is interested in opening a new casino in Atlantic City after all.

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