Improving the odds motive for racino deal
By Justin Mason Gazette Reporter Buying a stake in the Saratoga Casino and Raceway will give Churchill Downs Inc. a better chance at landing a piece of the gaming action coming to New York in the near future, company officials said Thursday.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Churchill reports record second-quarter revenues on strong Kentucky Oaks, Derby week
For the quarter that ended June 30, earnings were up 14 percent to $57.3 million, or $3.21 per diluted share, up from $50.3 million, or $2.81 per diluted share, in the same quarter of 2013.
Stumbo: State tax incentives for Noah's Ark theme park violate constitution
House Speaker Greg Stumbo said Wednesday that it's not appropriate for the state to provide tax incentives for a Noah's Ark theme park in Grant County.
Stumbo questions Noah's Ark incentives, backs off on expanded gambling
Democratic Speaker of the House Greg Stumbo on Wednesday questioned the constitutionality of state incentives for a Noah's Ark tourist attraction in Grant County.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Ironman Louisville triathlon will move to October starting with 2015 event
If the August heat was the only thing keeping you from competing in the Ironman Louisville triathlon, well, you can cross that excuse off your list.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Thoroughbred Daily News
Cassatt Scores Impressively at Delaware
CASSATT was third on debut at Churchill Downs, but was promoted to second through disqualification Sept.
Churchill Downs developing online casino business
Churchill Downs Inc. has added at least 30 employees at its headquarters on North Hurstbourne Parkway to develop an online casino system.
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Vanessa Minnillo pregnant with second child The couple, who recently celebrated their third wedding anniversary, shared their good news in a very cute way.
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Vanessa Minnillo, Nick Lachey announce second pregnancy
FEBRUARY 04: TV personality Vanessa Minnillo and singer/TV personality Nick Lachey attend the Super Skins Kick Off Party at Hotel 944 featuring Snoop Dogg at The Eden Roc Renaissance Miami Beach on February 4, 2010 in Miami Beach, Florida.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Calder's GM of Racing to Stay With CDI
's top racing official since 2009, has taken another management job with parent company Churchill Downs Inc. , which leased the Miami-area track's racing operations to Marshall plans to spend at least another month at Calder, where he is vice president and general manager of racing "I will relocate to a new assignment, but we don't yet know when or ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Keeneland plans monthlong festival to coincide with 2015 Breeders' Cup
Keeneland Race Course plans to hold a monthlong festival next year to kick off its hosting of the 2015 Breeders' Cup World Championships.
Road rage incident leaves 1 man dead
Louisville police say a 29-year-old man was killed in a road rage incident near his home earlier this week.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Albany Times Union
Plan snubs ecological
The East Greenbush casino partnership A- Saratoga Gaming and Racing and Churchill Downs Inc. A- have released this new rendering of their proposed $300 million casino development on Thompson Hill.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Calder Layoffs Coming as Result of Lease Deal
Calder in Miami Gardens, Fla., is eliminating 246 jobs, according to a notice posted July 7 on the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity's website.
Police questioning 1 in apparent road rage death
Louisville police are questioning a driver whose car was riddled with bullet holes after an incident in which another driver was killed when his vehicle hit a tree.
Sat Jul 05, 2014