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MAAC and CRDA Working To Extend Basketball Tournament Deal

October 21, 2021

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference is hoping to continue to make Atlantic City its home for its men’s and women’s conference basketball tournament.

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CRDA Approves $18.5M in Funding for New Supermarket

October 19, 2021

A proposed ShopRite supermarket on Baltic Avenue is a step closer to reality.

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CRDA Advances Atlantic City ShopRite Plan

September 22, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (September 22, 2021) – While local officials heralded the beginning of the end of Atlantic City’s status as a “food desert,” some members…

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CRDA Appoints First Black Chairman

June 25, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (June 25, 2021) – Modia Butler has made history by becoming the first African American to be appointed board chairman of the Casino…

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CRDA Awards $2M to Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City

June 20, 2021

The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority on Tuesday awarded a $2 million grant to the Boys & Girls Club for a community health program.

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Atlantic City COVID-19 Vaccine Mega Site Wraps Up Operations at Convention Center

June 19, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (June 19, 2021) – Twelve-year-old Kaitlyn Moliver was so eager to get the COVID-19 vaccine that she had been asking her mom to…

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A Car Expo Welcomes Public Back Inside Atlantic City Convention Center

June 14, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (June 14, 202) – The producers behind “The Fast and the Furious” movies know who their films appeal to based on attendance at…

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Ribbon Cutting Signals Return of Conventions in Atlantic City

June 14, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (June 11, 2021) – For city officials, Friday marked a major step in the city’s efforts to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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State Officials Working on Transition Plan for Atlantic City Vaccine Mega Site

May 27, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (May 27, 2021) – As the Atlantic City Convention Center prepares to reopen at 100% capacity, state health officials are working to wind…

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CRDA Renews Contracts for Class II Community Police Officers, Announces Movement on ShopRite

May 18, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (May 18, 2021) – The city’s efforts to bring a quality supermarket back to the resort are advancing after the Casino Reinvestment Development…

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COVID-19 Vaccine Mega Site Open To Those With Appointments

January 22, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (January 22, 2021) – The state COVID-19 vaccine mega site at the Atlantic City Convention Center opened Friday to those with appointments.

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AC Convention Center COVID-19 Vaccine Site To Open Friday

January 21, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (January 21, 2021) – “There will be a very small trickle of vaccine that is coming into this community. We will do everything…

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CRDA Approves $1.5M for 2021 Food Distributions

January 19, 2021

ATLANTIC CITY (January 19, 2021) – The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority on Tuesday approved a $1.5 million grant to the Community FoodBank of New Jersey…

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CRDA Approves Plan to Make Convention Center ‘Mega’ Vaccine Site

December 29, 2020

ATLANTIC CITY (December 29, 2020) – The Atlantic City Convention Center will serve as a COVID-19 vaccination site starting January 2021.

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