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Brookfield Property to reopen Atlantic City’s bankrupt Revel Casino after winning auction with $110M bid

Brookfield Property Partners LP, the winning bidder for the shuttered Revel casino and hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, said it plans to reopen the property as it expands its investments in gambling venues.

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4/25/2017

article Christie, Straub trade barbs over former Revel site
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivered a blunt assessment of Glenn Straub’s performance as owner of the former Revel casino. He said he hopes...

4/24/2017

article Christie to Straub: Get licensed or sell Revel
(Atlantic City) -- Gov. Chris Christie said he hopes Glenn Straub sells the former Revel casino because Straub “hasn’t been able to deliver” on...

4/18/2017

article Here We Go Again: Owner Of TEN AC Says Former Revel Will Open In June
(Atlantic City) -- Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: TEN AC — formerly the Revel in Atlantic City — is going to open soon. Of course, this is...
article Atlantic City former Revel may open June 15, owner Glenn Straub says
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub said Tuesday he plans on reopening a portion of the former Revel Casino, now known as TEN, on June 15. If that sounds familiar, it is....

4/10/2017

article How Revel's design broke the mold that brings casinos success
(Atlantic City) -- Valerie Pageau’s tearful farewell to Revel came on May 28, 2012. She had spent five years scrutinizing every element of the casino floor; the...

3/7/2017

article Atlantic City casino owner fights rules that others meet
(Atlantic City) -- Casino license? Don't need one. Alternative tax payment? I'll pass. Power plant debt? Not my problem. Fees to spruce up the neighborhood? No,...

3/1/2017

article TEN partner's Connecticut project under federal investigation, report says
(Atlantic City) -- Federal authorities are investigating the construction of a baseball stadium whose original developer is led by the CEO of TEN, the former Revel...

2/27/2017

article Feds said to be probing Hartford ballpark company whose CEO has Revel ties
(Atlantic City) -- The troubled Revel Atlantic City casino project, which did not reopen last week as once was promised by owner Glenn Straub, now has a would-be partner...
article Shuttered Revel owner Glenn Straub refuses to pay Atlantic City casino PILOT
(Atlantic City) -- In yet another battle against state officials, Glenn Straub, the owner of the closed Revel, is refusing to pay the city his share of casino payments...

2/15/2017

article Official says Straub still needs license, inspections to reopen former Revel
(Atlantic City) -- The clock is ticking on Glenn Straub’s self-imposed deadline to reopen the shuttered Revel, now known as TEN, for the upcoming Presidents Day...

2/13/2017

article Straub still lacks city permits to reopen Revel
(Atlantic City) -- The clock is ticking on Glenn Straub’s self-imposed deadline to reopen the shuttered Revel, now known as TEN, for the upcoming Presidents Day...

2/10/2017

article New Jersey Bill Would Help $2.4 Billion Casino Reopen
(New Jersey) -- A proposal that hit the table in New Jersey this week would allow casino owners to forgo obtaining a gaming license themselves if they have a third party...

2/8/2017

article Lesniak offers Straub lifeline on reopening Revel casino
(Atlantic City) -- A New Jersey state politician has introduced legislation that would make it easier for the new owner of Atlantic City’s shuttered Revel to...

2/5/2017

article OP/ED: Casino bureaucracy Revels in red tape instead of fixing past mistakes in A.C.: Mulshine
(New Jersey) -- I was driving across the country a few years ago when I decided to get off the Interstate and try some local roads through Iowa. This brought me through...

2/3/2017

article Revel Hits Another Roadblock In Saga To Reopen
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the shuttered Revel casino in Atlantic City must obtain a gaming license, according to state regulators this week.

2/2/2017

article Glenn Straub Reopens Former Revel Resort without Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Florida real estate developer Glenn Straub will have to obtain a license from the New Jersey Casino Control Commission in order to be able to reopen...

2/1/2017

article Developer loses bid to avoid casino license for former Revel
(Atlantic City) -- A developer who wants to reopen the former Revel casino lost his bid Tuesday to be exempt from having to get a New Jersey casino license.
article Glenn Straub Must Obtain Gambling License, Casino Control Commission Rules
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the former Revel Casino asked for a speedy ruling, but, even though it came, it's not the one he was hoping for.
article TEN Atlantic City Suffers Another Setback, Owner Glenn Straub Must Obtain Casino License
(Atlantic City) -- TEN Atlantic City is planning to open its doors as a hotel-only facility later this month during the Presidents’ Day weekend, but owner Glenn...

1/31/2017

article BREAKING: Commission rules Straub needs casino license
(Atlantic City) -- The state Casino Control Commission ruled Tuesday that Glenn Straub, owner of the shuttered former Revel casino, must have a gaming license despite...

1/30/2017

article Glenn Straub hopes to open shuttered Revel by Presidents' Day Weekend
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub’s ongoing effort to reopen the former Revel, now know as TEN, as a casino is scheduled to continue on Tuesday. Straub is scheduled...

1/29/2017

article TEN Atlantic City Faces Key Meeting This Week
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Casino Control Commission is holding a meeting concerning a petition regarding 500 Broadway LLC on Tuesday. (Notice here.) That is the...

1/26/2017

article Straub due in front of Casino Control Commission on Tuesday
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub’s company, 500 Broadway LLC, will again appear before the Casino Control Commission on Tuesday as he continues his fight with state...

1/15/2017

article Palm Beach County developer plans to reopen Atlantic City casino hotel Feb. 20
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub, a real estate developer based in Palm Beach County, said next month he will reopen a casino hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, that...

1/12/2017

article Glenn Straub Says Former Revel Casino Reopening Next Month
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub has had enough of governmental interference in Atlantic City and New Jersey as it relates to TEN, the new identity of the former Revel...

1/11/2017

article Glenn Straub wins right to keep gaming report on himself secret _ for now
(Atlantic City) -- The New Jersey Casino Control Commission reached a rare point of agreement with Glenn Straub on Wednesday, agreeing to keep gaming enforcment...
article Last-minute change postpones hearing to reopen former Revel
(New Jersey) -- If you've been waiting to learn when the former Revel megaresort will reopen, you'll have to wait even longer. A last-minute change to a lease...
article Straub says red tape discourages investment in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Developer Glenn Straub says "abusive" red tape from state casino regulators is preventing people from investing in Atlantic City —...

1/9/2017

article Straub company to appear before Casino Control Commission over casino license
(New Jersey) -- Glenn Straub’s company, 500 Broadway LLC, will appear before the Casino Control Commission on Wednesday in the next step in his push to reopen a...

1/3/2017

article Revel Casino Atlantic City Relaunch Could Move Forward After Key Meeting Next Week
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub found arguably the bargain of his life when he scooped up the $2.4-billion Revel Casino Hotel for less than $100 million a little more...

12/9/2016

article Glenn Straub Sues Over New Jersey Licensing
(Atlantic City) -- Developer Glenn Straub, anxious to re-open the former Revel Casino in Atlantic City under the new name Ten, is suing New Jersey regulators for...

12/8/2016

article Revel Owner Sues New Jersey Over Casino Licensing Process
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the shuttered Revel casino in Atlantic City has sued New Jersey gaming regulators over the licensing process.

11/29/2016

article Glenn Straub, owner of defunct Revel, suing N.J. over casino license
(Atlantic City) -- The quick-lipped owner of the former Revel Casino in Atlantic City is suing New Jersey gambling regulators, claiming he should not be forced to obtain...
article Owner of former Revel casino sues New Jersey over licensing
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino is suing New Jersey casino regulators, arguing that he doesn't need a casino license when his...
article Straub sues Casino Control Commission over Revel casino license issue
(Atlantic City) -- In the latest chapter of the former Revel saga, TEN owner Glenn Straub sued the Casino Control Commission on Tuesday, claiming the regulator is...

11/11/2016

article Could the reopening of the former Revel spur development in South Inlet?
(Atlantic City) -- The reopening of the shuttered Revel Casino Resort early next year as a multipurpose facility is expected to bring a much-needed boost to the...

11/4/2016

article EX-Revel (TEN) casino raids Trump Taj Mahal for talent
(Atlantic City) -- With the Revel (now TEN) ball looking bright and colorfully lit every night, and the glass facade newly washed, it seems at least plausible that owner...

11/3/2016

article Former Revel Casino Hotel hires executives
(Atlantic City) -- TEN, the former Revel Casino Hotel, has hired several executives as they prepare for their opening during the first quarter of next year.

10/29/2016

article Nightclub must pay rent for space in closed Revel casino, judge rules
(Atlantic City) -- A federal bankruptcy judge has resolved several disputes between the company that ran nightclubs in the former Revel casino and the casinos new owner...

10/28/2016

article Former Revel Casino Hotel receives crucial city approval
(Atlantic City) -- TEN, the former Revel Casino Hotel, received its temporary certificate of occupancy from the city and is working toward opening during the first...

10/27/2016

article What's in a name? A marketing guru looks at the former Revel's new brand, Ten
(Atlantic City) -- What does your logo and name say about you to clients and prospects? For the former Revel Casino, newly renamed Ten, that’s the question that...

10/26/2016

article Bankruptcy judge ruling a 'blow' to Revel owner
(Atlantic City) -- In what is yet another chapter in the ongoing saga of the former Revel casino in Atlantic City, a bankruptcy judge this week made a ruling that could...

9/23/2016

article Centerplan's Robert Landino Named Chief Executive Of TEN Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Robert Landino, a former developer of Dunkin' Donuts Park, has been named CEO of an Atlantic City casino. "It's what's next in...
article Ten casino hoping for better luck than Revel
(Atlantic City) -- In terms of success, Atlantic City’s former Revel casino was a zero. If it had a number, it was a negative: It went bankrupt twice and then shut...

9/21/2016

article CRDA approves former Revel Casino plan
(Atlantic City) -- The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority’s board of directors approved changes to the former Revel Casino Hotel’s traffic plan,...

9/20/2016

article Atlantic City casino gets named Ten; 2017 opening planned
(Atlantic City) -- In terms of success, Atlantic City's former Revel casino was a zero. If it had a number, it was a negative: It went bankrupt twice and then shut...
article Don't call it Revel anymore, call it "TEN"
(Atlantic City) -- On a scale of one to 10, Glenn Straub and the rest of his management team at the shuttered Revel Casino Hotel are giving themselves a TEN. That’...
article Former Revel casino scheduled to appear before CRDA board
(Atlantic City) -- The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority’s Board of Directors is set to review proposed changes to traffic patterns at the former Revel...
article Straub wins CRDA concession, site plan approval for Revel/TEN
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub won a rare concession from the state Casino Reinvestment Development Authority, which Tuesday removed a disputed condition and approved...

9/19/2016

article Don't call it Revel anymore, call it "TEN"
(Atlantic City) -- The former Revel Resort and Casino will now be known as TEN. The property, owned by Glenn Straub’s Polo Country Club North, is expected to open...
article Revel casino gets total rebrand as 'TEN'
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub made a bold move Monday morning, with a management team announcing a total rebrand of the failed Revel casino Straub bought out of...
article Revel casino rebrands as 'TEN' ahead of Atlantic City resurrection
(Atlantic City) -- In the midst of what has been a fitful and turbulent year for Atlantic City, the dormant Revel Casino received a major rebrand Monday as real estate...
article The Revel Casino Finally Has a New Name
(Atlantic City) -- The summer season has come and gone in Atlantic City, and despite an initial mid-June opening date, the former Revel casino remains shuttered —...

9/9/2016

article Glenn Straub and CRDA argue over Revel landscaping
(Atlantic City) -- An enraged Glenn Straub accused the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority and other state agencies of holding up the reopening up of the 6-million...
article Chef Luke Palladino files for bankruptcy
(Pennsylvania) -- Chef Luke Palladino, facing sizable judgments from the landlord of his shuttered South Philadelphia restaurant and its main investor, closed his Jersey...

9/7/2016

article Glenn Straub's Revel plan before CRDA Thursday
(Atlantic City) -- Polo North Country Club Inc., the company owned by Glenn Straub, will again be in front of the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority’s Land...

8/31/2016

article Revel Owner Launches Another Attack On New Jersey Officials
(Atlantic City) -- The outspoken owner of Revel in Atlantic City is at it again with criticism of the political process in the state and the troubled casino town....

8/25/2016

article Revel casino owner Glenn Straub blasts New Jersey officials over opening delays
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the former Revel casino is criticizing New Jersey state officials over delays to reopen the casino. Glenn Straub says the state's...

8/24/2016

article Could A.C.'s Revel go timeshare?
(Atlantic City) -- It's hard to keep up with the latest Revel news out of Atlantic City. One day owner Glenn Straub says he might just pack up and go home, stymied...

8/22/2016

article South Florida developer may end Atlantic City casino bet
(Florida) -- Wellington real estate developer Glenn Straub says he may quit trying to reopen a shuttered casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, that he bought last year....
article Straub says Revel will reopen by year's end, but permits still needed
(Atlantic City) -- Once billed as a “game changer” for the resort, Revel Casino Hotel has spent its second summer shuttered as owner Glenn Straub attempts to acquire the...

8/20/2016

article New Revel Owner Says Jersey 'Stinks' After Reopening Snafu
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City's Revel casino and hotel complex has seen much better days, like the time Beyonce performed there in front of Michelle Obama, and...
article Straub says Revel will reopen by year's end, but permits still needed
(Atlantic City) -- Once billed as a “game changer” for the resort, Revel Casino Hotel has spent its second summer shuttered as owner Glenn Straub attempts to...

8/19/2016

article Revel owner says he might quit effort to reopen property
(Atlantic City) -- The Florida real estate developer who bought the former Revel casino for pennies on the dollar last year said on Thursday that he's prepared to...

7/30/2016

article Why Revel still isn't open and why it won't reopen anytime soon
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the former Revel casino said that at least part of the boardwalk property would be open by June 15. That date came and went. The resort...

7/29/2016

article Revel in similarities between A.C. developers | Editorial
(Atlantic City) -- He runs luxury resorts and golf courses in Florida. But this entrepreneur's promises for Atlantic City have not panned out. No, this editorial isn...

7/18/2016

article Revel Saga Continues, With More Delays For Atlantic City Resort’s Reopening
(Atlantic City) -- June has come and gone, and with it went the hopes that undulating, modern facade of Revel resort and casino in Atlantic City would once again welcome...

7/13/2016

article Connecticut developer working on deal tied to Revel, report says
(Atlantic City) -- A Connecticut-based developer says he's working on a deal tied to the former Revel casino in Atlantic City, according to the Hartford Courant.

7/11/2016

article Centerplan CEO Says He's Exploring Deal Tied To Atlantic City Casino
(Atlantic City) -- The former developer of a stalled minor league baseball stadium in Hartford is working on a deal to be part of the resurgence of the shuttered Revel...
article Lack of inspections holding up Revel reopening
(Atlantic City) -- The shuttered Revel casino is no closer to opening this week than it was a month ago. Despite owner Glenn Straub’s fanfare that the 6 million-...

6/23/2016

article Glenn Straub blasts DGE over Revel reopening
(Atlantic City) -- The shuttered Revel casino that was intended to reopen last week might remain closed for some time as Polo North Country Club Inc., the company owned...
article Revel inspection held up by paperwork
(Atlantic City) -- City officials were unable to inspect the shuttered Revel casino Tuesday, after Polo North County Club Inc., the company owned by Glenn Straub, did...

6/20/2016

article Revel Casino Resort Reopening Stalled
(Atlantic City) -- Revel Casino Resort Reopening StalledIt’s been quite a while since we have seen Glenn Straub, new Revel Casino owner in the news.
article Revel Reopening Delayed Over License Dispute
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of Revel won’t be reopening the property if the state of New Jersey makes him get a full-fledged casino license, according to a report...

6/18/2016

article Straub business plan may allow for lower level casino license to open former Revel
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub is the new owner of a property in Atlantic City, formerly known as the Revel Casino, who has no plans to move forward with the reopening...

6/17/2016

article Revel owner balks at getting casino license
(Atlantic City) -- The new owner of the former Revel casino in Atlantic City says he won't begin reopening the property while New Jersey gambling regulators insist...

6/16/2016

article Dissecting the dream world of Glenn Straub
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City has always been a place for dreamers ... a place that has historically embraced the offbeat idea, preferring to skew in the less...
article Revel Atlantic City Reopening Shot Down by Local Officials, Casino Revenues Slip
(Atlantic City) -- Revel Atlantic City tried to reopen its doors on June 15, one year and nine months since it closed them, but local officials have stepped in the way...

6/15/2016

article Inspections underway as Revel preps for hotel reopening
(Atlantic City) -- Tests on elevators and other key equipment at the former Revel casino resort are underway as it prepares for a partial reopening soon. Owner Glenn...
article PHOTOS: Revel Construction Work
(Atlantic City) -- Construction workers continue to work on Revel at 7AM on June 15th, the date that Glenn Straub claimed the hotel would reopen.
article Revel reopening delayed again
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s former Revel casino resort won’t be reopening Thursday, either. For the second day in a row, city officials said the...
article The Deepest Money Pit Atlantic City Has Ever Seen Re-Opens This Week
(Atlantic City) -- Up the Atlantic City boardwalk from the Trump Taj Mahal looms a $2.4 billion monument to grandiose dreams falling to grim realities. Here, in the...

6/14/2016

article VIDEO: Revel hotel will be open Wednesday, Glenn Straub insists
(Atlantic City) -- Straub and city officials disappear inside Revel though this side door, which is held open by a gas can.

6/13/2016

article Developer: Revel reopening to begin Wednesday
(Atlantic City) -- Revel, Atlantic City’s most spectacular casino flop, will begin to reopen Wednesday under new ownership that views gambling as only a tiny piece...
article New Report Casts Doubt On Revel’s Imminent Reopening In Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Is the Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City really reopening — at least partially — this week? The property’s new owner, Glenn Straub...
article Revel Casino To Offer Esports Lounge In Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- By building an esports lounge, one notable East Coast developer could be following the lead of a downtown Las Vegas casino. Developer Glenn Straub...

6/11/2016

article Days before 'soft launch,' no frenzy to open Revel
(Atlantic City) -- Five days out from the reopening of the vaunted place formerly known as Revel, and you might imagine there would be a frenzy of activity around the...
article Revel hotel will be open Wednesday, Glenn Straub insists
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub insisted Thursday that Revel’s hotel will reopen June 15. Visitors will also be able to partake in scuba, windsurfing and cooking...
article With focus on nongaming offerings, Atlantic City’s Revel set to reopen
(Atlantic City) -- Revel, Atlantic City's most spectacular casino flop, will begin to reopen next week under new ownership that views gambling as only a tiny piece...

6/10/2016

article Revel casino reopening to begin June 15
(Atlantic City) -- Revel, Atlantic City's most spectacular casino flop, will begin to reopen next week under new ownership that views gambling as only a tiny piece...

6/7/2016

article Revel will definitely reopen this month, report says
(Atlantic City) -- Hoping to visit a certain Atlantic City casino this summer? You may still get a chance. While obstacles remain, owner Glenn Straub expects 40 percent...
article Glenn Straub optimistic on Atlantic City Revel deadline
(Atlantic City) -- The ever-optimistic Glenn Straub insisted last week he can reopen about 40 percent of the former Revel Casino Hotel by June 15, even though he...

6/6/2016

article Straub Still Promising June Opening for Atlantic City’s Former Revel Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Developer Glenn Straub says he still hopes he can get Atlantic City’s former Revel casino at least partially reopened by June 15, but he faces a...

5/29/2016

article Here's the 126 names suggested for the former Revel casino
(Atlantic City) -- Xanadu? The Casino Formerly Known As Revel? Straub Club? Those are just three of the names suggested for the former Revel Casino Hotel. Owner Glenn...

5/26/2016

article Glenn Straub says he wants a new name for Revel so Twitter responded
(Atlantic City) -- During a presentation Wednesday night on the future of Atlantic City's largest failed casino, owner Glenn Straub said he was looking for a new...

5/14/2016

article Can Revel reopen by June 15?
(Atlantic City) -- The ever-optimistic Glenn Straub insisted last week he can reopen about 40 percent of the former Revel Casino Hotel by June 15, even though he...

5/2/2016

article See what Revel ropes course might look like
(Atlantic City) -- The company building a ropes course at the former Revel Casino Hotel issued a news release Thursday describing the attraction as a two-level Skytrail...

4/25/2016

article VIDEO: Revel Continues Construction on Atlantic City Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Though construction has been going on for nearly ten months now, there’s been an increase in curiosity as crews recently moved work outside. SNJ...

4/22/2016

article Revel Casino Owner Planning To Re-Open With Ropes Course
(Atlantic City) -- The new owner of Atlantic City’s troubled Revel casino is getting ready to welcome guests back — for a rope course. Glenn Straub said this...

4/21/2016

article Ropes course coming to former Revel casino
(Atlantic City) -- Something is actually happening at the former Revel Casino Hotel. Owner Glenn Straub, whose stated plans for the massive property have veered...
article Revel obstacle course coming by summer, Glenn Straub says
(Atlantic City) -- Preparations have begun to open an obstacle course at the former Revel shortly before summer begins, developer Glenn Straub said Thursday. “It...
article Revel on the ropes: Straub begins construction on ropes course
(Atlantic City) -- Something is *actually* happening at the former Revel Casino Hotel. Owner Glenn Straub, whose stated plans for the massive property have veered...

3/9/2016

article Owner plans to reopen Revel hotel and casino by mid-June, report says
(Atlantic City) -- Florida developer Glenn Straub, the current owner of the now-closed Revel casino in Atlantic City, is determined to reopen the ill-fated resort this...

3/8/2016

article Straub to Re-open Revel in June
(New Jersey) -- As the ball on top of Revel casino is lighted for the first time in two years, owner Glenn Straub plans to re-open the property in June, with hotel rooms...

3/4/2016

article Atlantic City’s Revel Casino Set to Re-Open in June
(Atlantic City) -- The Revel Casino, Atlantic City’s most expensive casino ever, is set to re-open this summer. The casino, which was bought by Florida businessman...

3/1/2016

article Revel ball is lit up again, but what does it mean?
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub let there be light atop the Revel. The big iconic Revel ball, snuffed out in its infancy, was once again lit Monday night in a startling...

2/22/2016

article Grab a flashlight and tour Revel with Glenn Straub
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub rides an elevator at Revel clutching a walkie-talkie and flashlight. The 69-year-old lord of this disused megaresort bought it for $82...

1/22/2016

article Casino planned at reopened Revel site
(Atlantic City) -- Developer Glen Straub said on Tuesday that he plans to reopen the shuttered Revel resort with a casino, although a smaller one than what was there...

1/21/2016

article Glenn Straub decides to open smaller casino at former Revel resort location
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City could end up opening its 9th casino within the next few years as Glenn Straub finally confirmed his plans to start development work on...

1/20/2016

article Straub says reopened Revel will have a casino
(Atlantic City) -- Revel owner Glenn Straub says he plans to reopen the shuttered resort with a casino, although a smaller one than what was there before.

1/19/2016

article Straub plans casino at reopened Revel site
(Atlantic City) -- Developer Glen Straub said on Tuesday that he plans to reopen the shuttered Revel resort with a casino, although a smaller one than what was there...

12/20/2015

article Money Can't Buy Love (yet) for Atlantic City Casino Owner
(Atlantic City) -- You'd think a guy who flies into town with a pile of money and a willingness to spend it to reopen casinos and an airport shut down by years of...

12/3/2015

article Revel 2.0: Is Atlantic City trying to condemn failed casino for powerful developer?
(Atlantic City) -- Another day, another feud surrounding Glenn Straub and the failed Revel casino. In this latest head-scratcher out of the city on the edge of the...

12/2/2015

article Revel owner blasts decision to name South Inlet redeveloper
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the former Revel Casino Hotel accused Atlantic City’s top officials Wednesday of orchestrating an illegal “power-play”...
article Straub purchase of Revel power plant on track; closing soon
(Atlantic City) -- Revel owner Glenn Straub's purchase of the power plant supplying utility service to the shuttered casino remains on track. But the closing will...

11/27/2015

article Revel power plant purchase ends one headache for Straub; Mentions casino plans
(Atlantic City) -- A major obstacle to the reopening of the former Revel Casino in Atlantic City was removed when a deal between a bank, utilities and Florida developer...

11/24/2015

article Former Revel casino power woes to end under new deal
(Atlantic City) -- The Florida real estate developer who owns the former Revel casino in Atlantic City said on Tuesday he reached a deal to buy the power plant that...
article Resolution could lay foundation for Revel condemnation
(Atlantic City) -- The president of Atlantic City Council says he will introduce a resolution Tuesday night that could lay the foundation for a condemnation case against...
article Straub to buy Revel power plant, end litigation
(Atlantic City) -- Developer Glenn Straub, utilities and a bank reached a deal Tuesday that removes a major obstacle to the reopening of Atlantic City's former Revel...

11/17/2015

article Contract talks underway in Revel power dispute, attorney says
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the barely-powered Revel Casino Hotel and the property’s sole energy supplier are in contract talks to resolve a grinding fee...

11/15/2015

article Ex-Revel casino is new owner's biggest trouble — and joy
(New Jersey) -- Since Glenn Straub bought Atlantic City's former Revel casino for about 4 cents on the dollar in April, it has brought him nothing but trouble.

11/5/2015

article Exclusive: How Revel Owner Would Turn Vacant Casino Into World’s Most Luxurious Refugee Camp
(Atlantic City) -- The most expensive hotel and casino in Atlantic City’s history has gone bankrupt. The Revel Hotel and Casino sits empty and unused on one end of...

11/4/2015

article Shuttered NJ Casino Could House Syrian Refugees, Owner Says
(Atlantic City) -- The new owner of a failed Atlantic City casino has proposed re-purposing the grounds for a variety new concepts — an indoor water park, a...

11/3/2015

article Revel owner wants to house Syrian refugees at troubled property
(Atlantic City) -- The former Revel casino never became a water park, but what about housing for displaced Syrian refugees? Florida developer Glenn Straub has proposed...

10/31/2015

article Straub denies owing $1 million for energy
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub, whose Polo North Country Club Inc. owns the disused Revel Casino Hotel, on Friday denied a bank’s claim that the company owes $1...

10/30/2015

article Commentary: The curse of the Revel casino
(New Jersey) -- The rise and fall of the Revel casino in Atlantic City is like a high-rise Amittyville Horror story. Promises of a new life in a spacious home but then...

10/26/2015

article Revel plant investors pursue judgement against South Jersey Industries, others
(Atlantic City) -- Investors who sued a cluster of local utility companies, including South Jersey Industries, over bonds backed by Revel Casino Hotel’s power...

10/17/2015

article Bank foreclosing on Revel power plant; heating plans unclear
(Atlantic City) -- A bank is foreclosing on a power plant at the center of a dispute that has helped keep Atlantic City's former Revel casino shut.

10/16/2015

article Bank foreclosing on power plant just barely keeping power at Revel
(Atlantic City) -- A bank is foreclosing on the power plant at the center of a dispute that has helped keep Atlantic City’s former Revel casino shut. Bank of New...

10/13/2015

article Fight over Revel heat, electricity gets uglier
(Atlantic City) -- The sole supplier of electricity to the former Revel building is trying to sabotage efforts by the property’s owner to find utilities elsewhere...

10/8/2015

article Fines to begin for Revel owner
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of Revel casino must now pay a $5,000 fine after failing to employ qualified engineers to oversee the shuttered property's fire-command...
article Sewer company sues to end Revel service
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City Sewerage Co. wants a judge’s permission to stop servicing the former Revel Casino Hotel and a court order barring the property...

10/7/2015

article City says fines against Revel owner start Wednesday
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of Revel Casino Hotel will receive its first fine Wednesday for leaving the building a fire trap by failing to have competent engineers...

9/14/2015

article 20 acre solar farm might keep Revel pipes from freezing
(Atlantic City) -- Without electricity, the Revel Casino Hotel of Atlantic City has been subject to seasonal issues. In the summer months, the concern was that mold...
article How will Revel keep its pipes from freezing?
(Atlantic City) -- What would Revel Casino Hotel, the electricity-starved megaresort, be without its seasonal looming crises? With summer came concerns that mold would...

9/11/2015

article These photos show the rise and fall of the $2.4B Revel casino
(Atlantic City) -- Nearly a decade ago, proposals for three new casino resorts were on the table in Atlantic City, which already had 11 gambling halls taking bets in...

9/8/2015

article Power company says Revel owner looking to "flip" property
(Atlantic City) -- The company that powered Revel says the closed resort’s new owner is trying “to flip the nonoperational complex to a new buyer.” The assertion was...
article Revel owner trying to flip closed casino to new buyer, power company says
(Atlantic City) -- The power company engaged in a prolonged legal battle over energy costs at the former Revel casino claims in a recent court filing that the boardwalk...

8/21/2015

article Revel Casino owner blames giant seagulls for broken windows
(Atlantic City) -- Now, it seems, even the birds are against Revel. The owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino blames giant seagulls for smashing windows in...

8/8/2015

article Old Revel energy unit dragging SJ Industries down
(Atlantic City) -- The shuttered former Revel casino in Atlantic City continues to hurt South Jersey Industries’ bottom line at its nonutility business that...

7/18/2015

article Success after casino failure
(Atlantic City) -- When last we saw these three, they were finishing off the late great departed HQ Nightclub and Beach Club at Revel Casino Hotel with one more party to...

6/29/2015

article Bank says Revel power plant company in danger of failing
(Atlantic City) -- A dispute over utilities that is keeping Atlantic City's former Revel casino from reopening is getting worse. Its lender says the power plant...
article HQ and other Revel tenants win crucial ruling
(Atlantic City) -- Tenants fighting to reopen at the Revel complex won a crucial ruling last week from a federal judge who ordered Revel's new owner to give them...

6/8/2015

article Power to stay on under new deal at shuttered Revel
(Atlantic City) -- A new deal reached between the owner of the former Revel Casino in Atlantic City and the energy company that serves the shuttered resort will keep the...
article Revel Nightclub Could Reopen in July – Straub Talks Selling Property
(Atlantic City) -- It’s been a busy news week regarding the shuttered Revel casino in Atlantic City. The building’s chief engineer has called it quits and...
article Revel, power company agree to keep lights on for now
(Atlantic City) -- The new owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino and a power company with which he has been battling have agreed to keep the lights on at the...

6/2/2015

article Revel's chief engineer resigns
(Atlantic City) -- Revel’s chief engineer, a day-one employee who knew the property more intimately than anyone, resigned Tuesday. "I'm Revel'd out,...

6/1/2015

article Straub letter reveals deal with former Revel suitor
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub's company has contracted with an investor who for months tried to buy Revel Casino Hotel, according to a letter disclosed in federal...
article Revel options: Nightclub opening, tribal operators, maybe even sale
(Atlantic City) -- A nightclub could be open at the former Revel complex in early June, tribal operators are interested in running the casino, and offers from “...

5/28/2015

article Revel won't be opening doors to visitors this summer
(Atlantic City) -- After more than a month of litigation over who will supply power to Atlantic City's former Revel Casino, owner Glenn Straub has conceded Tuesday...

5/26/2015

article New Revel Owner: ‘No Way’ The Casino Will Reopen This Summer
(New Jersey) -- The new owner of Atlantic City’s former Revel resort says there’s “no way” its casino will reopen this summer. Glenn Straub says...
article Revel Casino Reopening Remains In Doubt
(Atlantic City) -- Even after the most expensive casino in the history of Atlantic City was bought this year for just three cents on the dollar, the casino’s...
article Straub says Revel casino won't reopen this summer
(Atlantic City) -- Glen Straub, the new owner of the closed Revel casino and resorts, said Tuesday that the property's gambling attractions won't be reopening...

5/19/2015

article Pay for Revel attorneys likely to top $10 million
(Atlantic City) -- Total court-approved compensation for Revel’s bankruptcy team will likely top $10 million. Attorneys for Revel’s corporate parent have...

5/14/2015

article State Says Power Needs to Remain on at Ex-Revel Casino
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey authorities say the power needs to stay on at Atlantic City's former Revel casino. The state Community Affairs Department issued a...
article UPDATED State orders power kept on at Revel property
(Atlantic City) -- The state has issued an order that power be kept on at the former Revel property, according to both a lawyer for ACR Energy and new owner Glenn Straub.

5/12/2015

article Plane crashes, fires, unemployment fears in Revel filing
(Atlantic City) -- These court papers read like a paperback thriller. A filing made Tuesday by the new owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino raises fears of...
article Revel papers claim shutting off casino power puts lives at risk
(Atlantic City) -- The feud between the new owner of the former Revel casino in Atlantic City and the operator of the casino’s power plant escalated on Tuesday as...

5/6/2015

article Straub vs. ACR, Revel standoff continues in Camden court
(Atlantic City) -- Mediation to resolve the standoff between the owner of the Revel complex and the company that powered the resort is set for Wednesday in federal court...

5/5/2015

article Judge says ACR Energy can't delay Chapter 11 disclosure
(Atlantic City) -- A federal bankruptcy judge Monday denied a request from the power providers for the shuttered Revel Casino-Hotel in Atlantic City to delay the release...

5/4/2015

article ACR Energy in court protesting Revel sale proceeds
(Atlantic City) -- Attorneys for ACR Energy are objecting in federal court on Monday to an agreement that lays out how the money from the Revel casino sale will be...
article Craps and Cryogenics: Blow Your Savings and Live Forever in the New Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- There was a time, believe it or not, when Atlantic City was considered the healthiest place in America. The town founder, Jonathan Pitney, was a...
article Glenn Straub to tenants: let's talk rent
(Atlantic City) -- Upmarket restaurants that did brisk business at Revel even as their host floundered “seem to be the logical choice for tenants” when the...

4/30/2015

article Mediation set in Polo North energy dispute
(Atlantic City) -- The standoff between an energy company and the owner of the former Revel casino heads to mediation May 6, developer Glenn Straub's attorney told a...

4/29/2015

article Former Revel casino building has power again
(Atlantic City) -- The lights are back on at Revel. Just after 11 a.m. engineers re-started the flow of electricity from ACR Energy's power plant to the shuttered...
article Power Restored to Ex-Revel Casino; Re-Opening Date Uncertain
(Atlantic City) -- The power is back on at Atlantic City's former Revel casino, but when it will re-open- and whether it will even still be a casino- remains up in...
article Power Struggle: Revel's Uncertain Resurrection
(Atlantic City) -- ACR Energy, which turned power off to Atlantic City’s closed Revel casino, has reached an interim agreement with owner Glenn Straub to restore...
article Revel may not open this season, owner says
(Atlantic City) -- As if the former Revel casino hasn’t gone through enough, its new owner on Tuesday said that the doors may not open this summer after all. Glenn...
article The lights come back on at the former Revel, owner says
(Atlantic City) -- Nearly three weeks after the former Revel Casino Hotel went dark, the new owner of the boardwalk resort said that electricity has been restored....

4/28/2015

article Glenn Straub says Revel won't be open for heart of summer
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub said Tuesday that the former Revel casino won't reopen by Memorial Day, and raised doubts that the property will be open at all this...
article Revel not likely to reopen this summer, new owner says
(Atlantic City) -- The odds are not in favor of the former Revel Casino Hotel opening its doors for business this summer. The new owner of the Atlantic City resort that...

4/27/2015

article Latest in long line of problems for new Revel owner: NJ says casino license not transferrable
(Atlantic City) -- Another day, another difficulty for the new owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino. New Jersey's Gaming Enforcement Division says Glenn...
article Revel casino license can't be bought
(Atlantic City) -- Add another item to the punch list for Glenn Straub. On Monday Atlantic City casino regulators asked a federal judge to block Revel from transferring...

4/25/2015

article Revel repowering postponed until next week
(Atlantic City) -- The repowering of Atlantic City's former Revel casino won't take place until next week. An attorney for utility company ACR Energy Partners...

4/23/2015

article Court filing lists many errors that helped kill Revel casino
(Atlantic City) -- The former owners of the Revel casino are acknowledging a long list of mistakes that helped kill the $2.4 billion resort, including an onerous energy...
article Glenn Straub and ACR Energy reach Revel power deal
(Atlantic City) -- ACR Energy Partners has reached terms with the owner of the former Revel resort to power the complex for two weeks, and power could be turned on...
article Revel, utility ACR agree on 2-week power deal
(Atlantic City) -- The new owner of the former Revel casino and the utility company that shut off service to it have reached agreement on repowering the building for two...

4/22/2015

article Revel casino's former power supplier says interim agreement may be near
(Atlantic City) -- An attorney representing Revel’s former energy supplier, ACR Energy Partners, says an interim agreement with closed resort owner Polo North...

4/21/2015

article Court filing lists many errors that helped kill Revel casino
(Atlantic City) -- The former owners of Atlantic City’s Revel casino are acknowledging a long list of mistakes that helped kill the $2.4 billion resort, including...
article Ex-lender offers $300K to get Revel fire systems back online
(Atlantic City) -- The former lender to Atlantic City’s Revel casino is offering $300,000 to get electricity turned back on at the complex. Wells Fargo...
article Judge allows Revel leases to be rejected, OKs settlement plan
(Atlantic City) -- A federal judge on Monday said Revel’s bankrupt corporate parent can shed leases it had with gourmet restaurants and other tenants of the resort...

4/18/2015

article Wells Fargo Offers $300K to Power Former Revel Casino Hotel
(Atlantic City) -- Wells Fargo has offered a hundreds of thousands of dollars to power the former Revel Casino Hotel, according to court documents obtained by NBC10.

4/17/2015

article Judge blocks Revel owner from connecting to utility's gear
(Atlantic City) -- A federal judge is prohibiting the new owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino from connecting to equipment owned by a utility company at the...

4/16/2015

article Revel Energy Company Tries to Explain Itself
(Atlantic City) -- With the powerless Revel impasse now reaching its one week moment, the ACR Energy Co. put out a detailed media statement attempting to dispel what it...

4/15/2015

article Citing health risk, state says it's likely to reject Polo North generators
(Atlantic City) -- Regulators are likely to disallow a pair of immense diesel-fueled generators Glenn Straub has imported to power the old Revel casino complex, a...
article More problems at powerless Revel casino site
(Atlantic City) -- Although generators have arrived at the site of the former Revel Casino in Atlantic City, that doesn't mean things have gotten any easier for the...
article State DEP Gives Thumbs Down to Straub's Diesel Generators for Revel as Possible Polluters
(Atlantic City) -- Since buying Revel for a steeply discounted $82 million April 7, Glenn Straub has been under seige: power to the massive building was shut off by ACR...
article Straub blasts bureaucrats, threatens to abandon project
(Atlantic City) -- An exasperated Glenn Straub on Wednesday said a deluge of red tape could spoil his plans to redevelop Atlantic City. “I’ll pack my bags...
article Straub's A.C. Revel casino generators delivered amid power struggle
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub’s war with ACR Energy Partners got even uglier Tuesday, as the developer made good on his threat to park colossal generators...

4/14/2015

article Revel power company takes fight with casino's new owner to federal court
(Atlantic City) -- The power company for the former Revel Casino Hotel has taken its fight with the bankrupt resort's new owner to federal court. ACR Energy Partners...
article A.C. Revel casino neighborhood welcomes Glenn Straub, generators
(Atlantic City) -- Revel casino neighbor Bill Terrigino displayed a sign Tuesday outside his Atlantic City home to welcome Glenn Straub. Terrigino, whose family has...
article Generator trucks arrive at powerless Revel casino site
(Atlantic City) -- Three portable generator trucks arrived Tuesday at the site of Atlantic City's former Revel casino, which has been without utility service since...

4/13/2015

article Showboat contract calls on Stockton to sell power to Straub's Revel
(Atlantic City) -- Florida real estate developer Glenn Straub is escalating the legal fight over the power supply to the former Revel casino. On Monday, Straub said he...

4/12/2015

article Developer lands failed Atlantic City casino
(Atlantic City) -- Revel, the multibillion-dollar resort bust that was once widely viewed as the potential savior of Atlantic City's struggling casino industry, is...
article Revel faces $5,000 daily fines for water, power outage
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City will begin imposing fines on the new owner of Revel Casino for the building's lack of water and electricity, the Press of Atlantic...

4/11/2015

article Fines start against Revel; building remains without power
(Atlantic City) -- The city has begun imposing fines against the new owner of the former Revel Casino Hotel now that the shuttered megaresort is without water or...
article UPDATE: City to begin fining Straub; Power shut off to $2.4 billion former Revel Casino
(Atlantic City) -- UPDATE: Acting Fire Chief Vincent Granese said the powerless 6.2 million square foot building represented a safety hazard without fire suppression and...

4/10/2015

article Atlantic City fining powerless Revel casino $5,000 daily
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City has started fining the shuttered and now powerless former Revel casino for safety violations. The new owner of the property was fined $...
article Dispute leaves Revel in the dark
(Atlantic City) -- Revel, the $2.4 billion former casino hotel sold this week for $82 million, went dark - literally - Thursday afternoon. Power was cut off around 2:20...

4/9/2015

article Revel goes dark: Energy supplier shuts off service to Atlantic City hotel, lawyer says
(Atlantic City) -- The power went out at the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City on Thursday afternoon. Just two days after the boardwalk property sold for $82...

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