MA House Passes Suffolk Simulcast Legislation

Blood-Horse The Massachusetts House of Representatives Dec. 31 passed an amended bill that extended the simulcast rights of Suffolk Downs for 90 days to give track ownership and the New England Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association more time to hammer out an agreement that would restore live racing for the next two years. The track's [...]


Mahoning Valley Ends Meet With Record Handle

Blood-Horse Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course ended its inaugural meet Dec. 30 with record total pari-mutuel handle of $1,102,566. The track, located just west of Youngstown in northeastern Ohio, replaced Beulah Park near Columbus on the Ohio Thoroughbred circuit. Owner Penn National Gaming Inc. moved the Beulah Park license to the Mahoning Valley [...]


Read the Complete Winter 2014 Issue of the Magazine

Winter 2014 Issue The interactive, electronic version of The Horsemen's Journal's Winter 2014 issue is now available online. It is an enhanced version of our Winter 2014 issue. To view it, click here. Features in the issue include: *Double Take - Ramseys, Maker and Zito produce repeat performances in the $1 million Claiming Crown at [...]