Atlantic City casino revenue takes a big hit from Sandy (AP / NJ . com)

December 10, 2012 – Superstorm Sandy led to the biggest monthly drop in casino revenue in the 34-year history of legalized gambling in Atlantic City in November. Closures due to the storm sent Atlantic City’s casino revenue plunging nearly 28 percent last month. The casinos closed on Oct. 28, the day before the storm hit, and began reopening Nov. 2. The casinos took in $176.6 million in November, a decline of 27.9 percent from November 2011, when they were open a full month.

Link to Full Article: http://www.nj.com/business/index.ssf/2012/12/atlantic_city_casino_revenue_t.html

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