Sit down. Please. Someone thinks "Atlantic City is the new Williamsburg." Seriously:
While Williamsburg has spent the last decade getting a face lift, Atlantic City did the same, with developers putting up towers on the waterfront. While Brooklyn got luxurious condos, Atlantic City got luxurious hotels: the Chelsea, the Borgata, the Water Club and, tallest of them all, Harrah's. Crime and drugs are still busy in both, but hidden a few blocks in from the unsuspecting eye, and developers are falling over themselves to draw the young and the hip to the waterfront in both locations.Slot machines and casinos on Kent Avenue!
· Brooklyn, The Borough: The New Williamsburg! [TRE]