Sports & Entertainment

John Schreiber, president and CEO of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, joined Gov. Phil Murphy, First Lady Tammy Murphy and other dignitaries in announcing the North to Shore Festival earlier this month.
Mar 27, 2023

NJ officials hope inaugural festival will be state’s time to shine

When big names take the stage this summer as part of North to Shore, many are hoping that big bucks will follow.

Princeton University
Mar 24, 2023

Princeton’s tournament run reignites March Madness fever in NJ

A year after the Saint Peter's Peacocks turn in the Elite Eight, the ivy league school has all eyes - and potentially sports betting dollars - on Jersey.

New Jersey-born rock star Bruce Springsteen will receive a 2021 National Medal of Arts award from President Joe Biden at 4:30 p.m. March 21 at the White House
Mar 21, 2023

Biden to honor Springsteen with National Medal of Arts

The Boss is among 12 recipients of the honor, which recognizes those who "have helped to define and enrich our nation’s cultural legacy through their life long passionate commitment."

Atlantic City skyline
Mar 17, 2023

Atlantic City casinos continue post-pandemic momentum in February

Last month, total gaming revenue was $412.2 million, a 10.4% increase from February 2022.

North to Shore
Mar 14, 2023

Murphy unveils North to Shore statewide summer music & tech festival

The governor compared the multicity event to the South by Southwest Film Festival held annually in Austin, Texas, but noted that it’ll be all about “shining a light on the diversity, creativity and energy that makes New Jersey unique.”

The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa's $55 million redesign and rebranding of The Water Club, renamed the MGM Tower, will feature more than 700 completely reimagined guestrooms and add a collection of luxury Vista Suites located at the tower's corners with wraparound views of the Atlantic City skyline.
Mar 14, 2023

Borgata announces $55M redesign, rebrand of The Water Club

The resort, which is approaching its 20th anniversary, says the remodel spans all aspects of the experience, from arrival to new accommodations that are inspired by Atlantic City’s Marina District.

Mar 13, 2023

March Madness wagers to hit 68M, AGA projects

According to American Gaming Association President and CEO Bill Miller, the NCAA tournament "is one of the best traditions in American sports – and America’s most wagered-on competition."

Bill Pascrell III, faculty member of the Gaming Law, Integrity, and Compliance Bootcamp
Mar 13, 2023

Seton Hall’s fourth Gaming Bootcamp draws record attendance

The conference provided law students with a one-of-a-kind opportunity to hear directly from the top professionals in the industry, who also had the chance to have conversations aimed at keeping the industry healthy, growing and legally compliant.

Mar 9, 2023

Hoboken’s Tipico named MAAC Championships sports betting partner

The tournament returns to Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City March 7-11, where it will continue to be hosted through 2026.

American Music Honors 2023 honoree Darlene Love
Mar 9, 2023

Bruce Springsteen Archives unveils first class of American Music Honorees (slideshow)

Multiple Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees are among the 2023 group of entertainment legends.

The fourth edition of Seton Hall Law’s Gaming Law, Compliance, and Integrity Bootcamp, which took place March 6-7 in Newark, is designed to provide attendees with the tools and best practices to help prevent, detect, and mitigate corruption and fraud in gaming.
Mar 7, 2023

Seton Hall Law kicks off 4th Annual Gaming Bootcamp

Billed as the premier industry compliance program on the East Coast, the two-day event is designed to provide attendees with tools and best practices to help prevent, detect and mitigate corruption and fraud.

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor unveiled its largest investment in more than two decades. The area will include a tree house play structure and 14 new kids’ slides.
Mar 2, 2023

Six Flags’ Hurricane Harbor to debut new attractions for summer 2023 (slideshow)

The enhancements represent the largest investment to the park in more than two decades.