Casino Buffet Closes

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A struggling eatery inside Resorts World Casino had its doors shuttered this week, leaving about 175 workers without a job. On Monday, the Casino officially shut down the Aqueduct Buffet restaurant, which was located near the food court on the first floor. Officials said it was not a popular destination […]

New York To Vote On Casino Proposition

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer Voters will soon decide whether or not full-scale table gaming will be allowed in New York State. The casino amendment is one of six propositions residents will cast their ballot on during the Nov. 5 elections. The proposition would allow full table gaming in casinos in New York State, which […]

OP-ED: An Anchor For Our Community

BY BETTY BRATON It wasn’t so long ago when the opening of the Aqueduct racetrack was delayed by… pigeon poop. One official was quoted in a city newspaper in 2011, saying “There were pigeon droppings everywhere — on the floors, ceilings, walls, on every surface.” Think about how far we’ve come, as this month Resorts […]