PRNewswire-FirstCall PHOENIX Dec. 2 :
Aztar Corporation announced today that construction has recommenced in the
hotel tower and in part of the dining, entertainment and retail portion of
the expansion of its Tropicana Casino and Resort in Atlantic City, New
Aztar is a publicly traded company that operates Tropicana Casino and
Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Tropicana Resort and Casino in Las
Vegas, Nevada, Ramada Express Hotel and Casino in Laughlin, Nevada, Casino
Aztar in Caruthersville, Missouri, and Casino Aztar in Evansville, Indiana.
For additional information, please contact Joe Cole, Vice President,
Corporate Communications, at (602)381-4111.