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  1. Eastern Pennsylvania Casino Fined by PGCB for Allowing Underage GamblingRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Digital Game Developer

    ... of that money is used for property tax reduction to all homeowners with additional tax revenue going to the horse racing industry, economic development projects, fire companies, county fairs, water and sewer projects, the Commonwealth's General ...

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  2. Churchill Downs to get new track superintendent after DerbyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    David Lehr will retire on May 31, ending a career of over 43 years at Churchill. He'll be replaced by assistant Jamie Richardson, who will be the fifth person in the track's 104-year history to hold that post.

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  3. Calling all schools: Your creativity is wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    The Kentucky Arts Council invites Kentucky schools to be part of the fun and excitement of the Kentucky Derby by decorating canvases for the Governor's Derby Celebration. Picnic tables on the Old State Capitol grounds will be fitted with horse heads and tails, and the canvases, or "Derby blankets," will be placed over the tabletops like a blanket over a horse.

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  4. DRESSAGE: Lara Griffith finishes Florida trip on a highRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    DRESSAGE rider Lara Griffith, from Ampney St Peter, ended her two-month sojourn in Florida with a marvellous second place in the CDI-W Grand Prix Special as the Global Dressage Festival came to a close. Griffith and her boss, the London 2012 team gold and individual bronze medallist Laura Tomlinson, decamped to Florida away from the chilly Cotswolds to help bring on their horses in the sun ahead of the European season.

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  5. Things to Do in Toronto: Shows & Events in April 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Where Toronto

    THERE ARE ALWAYS SO MANY THINGS TO DO IN TORONTO. GET OUT AND ENJOY SOME OF THE MANY GREAT PERFORMANCES AND EVENTS TAKING PLACE THROUGHOUT THE CITY IN APRIL! Budding movie makers, critics and all-around enthusiasts are in the director's chair at the TIFF Kids International Film Festival , featuring more than 100 screenings for children aged three to 13. The event, which includes 120-plus shorts and feature-length films from 37 nations, demonstrates the medium's ability to both entertain and educate, and to act as a means of exploring different concepts and themes.

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  6. Stallion's ability confirmedRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    A Mosgiel equestrienne knew her stallion was a superstar, and the biggest equestrian event in the southern hemisphere has confirmed it. Horse rider and trainer Claudia Hay rode her black stallion Euro Sport Centavos to two major wins at the Horse of the Year Show in Hastings.

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  7. Far From Over off Ky. Derby trail with fractureRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ESPN

    Far From Over, winner of the Feb. 7 Withers Stakes, is off the Triple Crown trail due to a non-displaced condylar fracture of the left hind leg sustained March 28 in his latest workout prepping for the April 4 Twinspires.com Wood Memorial. The 3-year-old son of Blame will undergo an operation at Lexington Equine Surgery in Kentucky.

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  8. More Eveleigh success as Local Hero rolls homeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Northern Daily Leader

    LOCAL Hero was Tina Eveleigh's racing hero when the three-year-old gelding broke through to win yesterday's Carlton Mid 3YO Maiden Plate at Tamworth. LOCAL Hero was Tina Eveleigh's racing hero when the three-year-old gelding broke through to win yesterday's Carlton Mid 3YO Maiden Plate at Tamworth.

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  9. Griffith faces inquiry into ice swabsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Northern Daily Leader

    LEADING Country trainer Luke Griffith proclaimed his innocence when stewards opened an official inquiry into two positive swabs at Tamworth yesterday. LEADING Country trainer Luke Griffith proclaimed his innocence when stewards opened an official inquiry into two positive swabs at Tamworth yesterday.

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  10. Mac magic earns Southwell shockRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Misu Mac earned the distinction of becoming one of the lowest-rated horses ever to win a race when overcoming her basement mark of 23 when beating three rivals to spring a 66-1 surprise at Southwell. The five-year-old mare had shown little in her seven previous races at distances between five furlongs and a mile, but her trainer and breeder Neville Bycroft put that down to her being a big, backward type.

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  11. Royale seal of approval for McCoyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    A review of the action from Huntingdon where Tony McCoy signed off with a winner on his final visit to the track. Tony McCoy enhanced his impressive 45 per cent strike-rate with trainer Neil Mulholland this season on his final visit to Huntingdon when doing the steering on Southfield Royale in the Shoreclean Ventilation Ductwork Cleaning 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle.

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  12. Trit-trot to the trotsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Shepparton News Online

    Echuca Harness Racing Club will add to Echuca-Moama's jam-packed long weekend of sport with a race meet on Easter Sunday. With football, netball and major tennis competitions kicking off around town on Friday, EHRC Rob Height is expecting hundreds of outer-towners to make the most of the Easter long weekend.

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  13. Derby hopeful Far From Over sidelined with leg injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Kentucky Derby hopeful Far From Over has been sidelined with a leg injury and is off the Triple Crown trail. The 3-year-old trained by Todd Pletcher was scheduled to run in Saturday's Wood Memorial at Aqueduct Racetrack on Saturday.

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  14. Churchill Names New Track SuperintendentRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    Racetrack announced March 31 that track superintendent David Lehr will retire from that post, effective May 31, and will be succeeded by assistant track superintendent James "Jamie" Richardson, who will become just the fifth person in 104 years of Churchill Downs history to hold that job when he assumes his new duties in June. David Lehr joined Churchill Downs in 1972 and succeeded his older brother, Raymond "Butch" Lehr, as track superintendent upon his brother's retirement in 2012.

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  15. Langley discusses medication issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    USTA President Phil Langley, accompanied by Executive Vice President Mike Tanner, presented the USTA's position on a number of medication issues to the Ohio State Racing Commission at their monthly meeting on Monday afternoon at the Riffe Center in Columbus, Ohio. At the previous commission meeting on Feb. 21, Chairman Robert K. Schmitz invited representatives of the U.S. Trotting Association, national and state branches of the Horsemen's Benevolent & Protective Association, and the Ohio Harness Horsemen's Association to address the commission.

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  16. Pa. casino operator pulls out of $225M project, citing 'market saturation'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... a casino project in western Pennsylvania. (AP File Photo) Penn National Gaming has pulled out of a $225 million horse racing track and casino project in Western Pennsylvania, citing the state's increasingly saturated gaming market. The Lawrence ...

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  17. Consort possible for CravenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Connections of Consort have high hopes for the three-year-old colt, winner of his only start as a juvenile and a possible for the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket on April 16. The son of Lope De Vega has been pleasing trainer Sir Michael Stoute on the gallops and has a variety of early-closing entries, including the QIPCO 2000 Guineas, the Betfred Dante Stakes and the Investec Derby. "He's in good form and is in full flight with his work," said Harry Herbert, racing manager for owners Highclere Thoroughbred Racing.

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  18. Getting Meta about Mules: Faulkner and the Fine Art of Slowing DownRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    In high school I had to read a lot of William Faulkner . An ambitious literature teacher fresh from Davidson College introduced us to The Sound and the Fury , As I Lay Dying , and Light in August in a single semester.

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  19. Lord Windermere and Spring Heeled set for tilt at Grand National...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Lord Windermere, the 2014 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner, has been confirmed as a 'definite' starter in the Crabble's Grand National at Aintree on Saturday week. Trainer Jim Culloty has made no public comment since the nine-year-old was pulled up behind Coneygree last month when trying to defend his title.

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  20. Far From Over Off Derby TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Thoroughbred Daily News

    Far From Over , who overcame a stumbling start before winning the GIII Withers S. Feb. 7 and was expected to be one of the choices in Saturday's GI TwinSpires.com Wood Memorial S. at Aqueduct, suffered an injury during a workout at Palm Beach Downs last Saturday and is off the Kentucky Derby trail. "It's a bummer for sure and I feel badly for those guys," trainer Todd Pletcher said on 'At the Races' with Steve Byk, referring to the ownership group.

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