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ATLANTIC CITY — The name “TRUMP” plastered above the Boardwalk entrance to the Taj Mahal casino provided the backdrop for the Local 54 strike Sunday as Democratic members of Congress joined pickets ahead of their party’s convention in Philadelphia.

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Posted: March 29, 2015 - 6:15 pm
Atlantic City emergency manager's top priority: Keep the cash flowing

Kevin Lavin wants to talk about the future, not the past.

Posted: March 16, 2015 - 12:15 pm
Is New Brunswick the model to save Atlantic City?

NEW BRUNSWICK — These days, the State Theatre features plays, the ballet, the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and shows by big-name entertainers such as Kathy Griffin, Harry Connick Jr. and Crosby, Stills & Nash.

Posted: February 23, 2015 - 10:00 am
Developers offer millennial vision for Atlantic City

Developers and city leaders believe Atlantic City can entice a new group of young professionals to take up residence there, spurring the housing and economic development the city needs as it seeks to diversify its economy and grow its tax base.

Posted: February 13, 2015 - 6:05 pm
Borgata casino to offer basketball contest for cash

If you always dreamed of being a pro basketball player, you’re about to get your chance from an unlikely source — the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.

Posted: December 01, 2014 - 7:15 pm
Taj Mahal shuts Chairman's Tower

Trump Taj Mahal closed one of its hotel towers Monday, the same day state regulators released a tentative plan to close the entire Boardwalk property Dec. 12.

Posted: October 17, 2014 - 8:07 pm
Local 54 calls judge's decision on Taj contract a 'disgrace'

Expect union pickets outside Trump Taj Mahal next week, a labor leader warned Friday.

Posted: October 17, 2014 - 7:00 pm
Judge: Trump can stop paying for Local 54 healthcare, pensions at Taj

WILMINGTON, Del. – A federal bankruptcy court judge ruled Trump Entertainment could stop paying for healthcare and pensions of UNITE HERE Local 54 workers at Trump Taj Mahal, saving the casino for now, but potentially stripping these benefits from thousands of resort casino employees.

Posted: October 16, 2014 - 9:45 pm
Taj Mahal's future hinges on judge's decision Friday

A federal judge in Wilmington, Del., will decide the fate of Trump Taj Mahal on Friday afternoon. Bankruptcy Court Judge Kevin Gross is expected to rule at 3 p.m. on parent company Trump Entertainment’s request to force concessions on members of Local 54 UNITE HERE.

Posted: October 15, 2014 - 8:00 am
State casino regulators: We want skill-based games

Game on.

Posted: October 08, 2014 - 9:15 pm
Icahn calls claim he was the reason Trump Plaza closed 'ridiculous'

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn says it is “ridiculous,” for state Senate President Stephen Sweeney to hold him accountable for the closing of Trump Plaza, saying Sweeney never called him and they never held rescue talks.

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