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inquirer.com — ATLANTIC CITY - Toni Peterson was among the last customers to leave the Showboat casino Sunday afternoon as "closed" signs went up, bringing to an end the Mardi Gras-themed gaming hall and hotel that opened on the Boardwalk 27 years ago.
Sep 01, 2014

After 27 years, Showboat goes dark. Two more Atlantic City casinos will close soon. inquirer.com/business/20140… @InqBrubaker #inq

Aug 31, 2014

from @InqBrubaker RT @PhillyInquirer : On Showboat's final day, emotional goodbyes, not too much souvenir grabbing. inquirer.com/front_page/bre…