All of the Atlantic City talk recently has involved impending casino closures, abysmal gaming revenues and thousands of workers fighting to keep their jobs, but the resort town has actually been making progress in some areas, such as attracting more visitors.
Country's biggest stars have taken the challenge -- the Ice Bucket Challenge! It turns out, dumping a bucket (or many buckets) of freezing cold water on your noggin brings in lots of money for ALS, as millions of dollars have been raised since Blake Shelton and company started taking the plunge.
As Revel, the newest and largest casino in Atlantic City prepares to close its doors in the next month, along with Trump Plaza and Showboat, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is moving forward with plans to host an AC summit meeting early in September. Source: Christie Sees AC as Resort Town