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Can Wynn close gap?

October 26, 2014

School struggling to meet goals for higher needs students TEWKSBURY- At a recent retreat for the Tewksbury School district administration, John Weir, principal of the John W. Wynn Middle School, discussed the assessment for the school’s performance in the previous school year. While the school had made gains in certain areas, the report moreover revealed a worrying trend. Of the Wynn School’s students with disabilities in the seventh grade, only … Read the rest

Governor Christie signed a law Friday to update New Jersey’s corporate tax incentive programs, one in that includes a bid to do more to assist Atlantic City as it struggles after recent casino closures. Atlantic City will now be designated as a “Garden State Growth Zone,” putting it in the same classification as Paterson, Passaic, Camden and Trenton. That will enable proposed non-gambling projects in the seaside resort to qualify … Read the rest

Wynn Resorts

October 25, 2014

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and other Macau-centric casinos got a glimmer of hope Fri. in a report in that the number of visitors to the world’s most very popular gambling destination rose 3% last month vs. a year ago, to 2.41 mil. Wynn is slated to report Q3 earnings late Tue. Wynn shares rose 0.7% to 184.72.Professional ServicesWynn Resorts<!– google_ad_section_end –>

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 A federal judicial estimate on Friday granted a request from the four major U.S. professional sports leagues and the NCAA to at least temporarily stop New Jersey from allowing legalized sports betting.U.S. District Judge Michael Shipp issued a temporary restraining order after a request by the NFL, the NBA, the NHL, Major League Baseball and the NCAA. He asserted the leagues have shown in that they would be irreparably harmed … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — It didn’t take long for Uber to come to a screeching halt in Nevada. District Court Judge James Russell in Carson City has blocked Uber from offering any rides in the state through at least Nov. 7. A hearing is set for Nov. 6.<!– –>The state’s lawyer general sought the temporary order late Friday afternoon.Uber started its service in Las Vegas, Reno and … Read the rest

Las Vegas Is Giving Britney Spears The Holiday She Has Always Deserved

by Caitlin White 52 mins ago Clearly, each one day of the week should be a celebration of all in that is Britney Spears, yet the acceptable people of Las Vegas have finally made this in to a reality. The City of Lights has dedicated November 5 to Brit in recognition of her impact on the city since her residency began there in December of 2013. Britney was just as … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ridesharing company Uber started in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City on Friday after many months of rumors in that included recruitment posts on Craigslist and cryptic front-page newspaper advertisements, yet the company faces a battle with the state’s highly regulated and influential taxi industry.<!– –>Four cars driven for Uber had been impounded statewide for not being licensed as of midafternoon and faced … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS –  Ridesharing company Uber started in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City on Friday after many months of rumors in that included recruitment posts on Craigslist and cryptic front-page newspaper advertisements, yet the company faces a battle with the state’s highly regulated and influential taxi industry. Four cars driven for Uber had been impounded statewide for not being licensed as of midafternoon and faced fines of up to … Read the rest

Gambling blocked at Monmouth Park

A U.S. District Judge in Trenton, N.J., granted a temporary restraining order to the NCAA, NFL and other major professional sports leagues Friday, crushing a New Jersey racetrack’s hopes of offering legal sports betting this weekend.After a week of rapid-fire legal filings, Judge Michael Shipp ruled the sports leagues would suffer irreparable harm if thoroughbred track Monmouth Park began accepting sports bets Sunday as planned.The ruling is a blow for … Read the rest