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  • Appeals board allows Woodbine farm's use as wedding venue

    Appeals board allows Woodbine farm's use as wedding venue
    Agreeing with a county hearing examiner's opinion from May of last year, the five-member Howard County Board of Appeals voted unanimously Monday, Dec. 12 to grant a Woodbine couple's request to host weddings and other events on their 145-acre farm off...
  • Maryland Jockey Club to curtail operations

    Maryland Jockey Club to curtail operations
    Maryland's horse racing interests have warned for years that the industry's long tradition would come to an end without the legalization of slot machine gambling in the state. They just never imagined the slots casino would rise in the parking lot of...
  • Table Talk: Manor Tavern taken over by team of partners

    Table Talk: Manor Tavern taken over by team of partners
    As of July 9, the Manor Tavern is in new hands. The Monkton property was purchased by William and John Mitcherling, the owners of Towson's An Poitin Stil, and the team of Patrick Russell and Bill Irvin, who operate businesses in Fells Point including...
  • Disagreement over Kegasus highlights Maryland Racing Commission meeting

    Disagreement over Kegasus highlights Maryland Racing Commission meeting
    Kegasus, Lord of the Infield Fest at next month's Preakness drew animated discussion Tuesday at the monthly meeting of the Maryland Racing Commission. Tom Cooke, president of Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association and professor at Georgetown...
  • Derby winner Animal Kingdom won't race again this season

    Derby winner Animal Kingdom won't race again this season
    Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom, who came up lame in the days following the Belmont Stakes, has a slab fracture in his left hind leg that will require surgery. He will not race again this season, according to Team Valor CEO Barry Irwin and trainer...
  • The Interview: Greg Avioli

    The Interview: Greg Avioli
    Greg Avioli is not new to thoroughbred racing. But the former chief executive of the Breeders' Cup race still faces a difficult task in running The Stronach Group's racing business, which took full control of the financially ailing Maryland Jockey Club...
  • Orioles owner Angelos bids to buy Rosecroft, put slots there

    Orioles owner Angelos bids to buy Rosecroft, put slots there
    Baltimore Orioles owner Peter G. Angelos is bidding to buy a bankrupt horse-racing track in Prince George's County and resurrecting a push to allow slot machines there. Angelos' proposal came as Maryland's second slots casino opened Tuesday at the...
  • Local horse trainer Dale Capuano closing in on 3,000 wins

    Local horse trainer Dale Capuano closing in on 3,000 wins
    It's only a matter of time before Maryland horse trainer Dale Capuano steps into the 3,000 wins club, a rarefied group that includes only 25 others in the history of North American racing. Capuano, 49, who has been training here for 31 years, is only two...
  • Influx of new trainers gives hope to Maryland horse racing

    Influx of new trainers gives hope to Maryland horse racing
    Maryland horse racing may be on shaky ground, but Laurel Park in winter is still appealing to a number of trainers from outside the state. With the 48-day winter meet set to begin at Laurel Park on Jan. 4, and the weather growing colder up north,...
  • Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Monday

    Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Monday
    WEATHER Today's forecast calls for occasional showers and thunderstorms, with a high temperature near 73 degrees. Tonight is expected to bring showers, and possibly thunderstorms, with a low around 63 degrees. TRAFFIC Check our traffic updates for this...
  • An invitation to Artists' Gallery Invitational

    An invitation to Artists' Gallery Invitational
    The Artists' Gallery occupies a compact space in a downtown Columbia office building, but its current Invitational Exhibition offers further proof that many different kinds of art can fit into a relatively small gallery. It's generally a good idea to...
  • Maryland horse racing has trouble holding its top riders

    Maryland horse racing has trouble holding its top riders
    In another time, Maryland was a hotbed for horse racing, its history rich and its purses comparable to other states. It was a place where jockeys could make a career and not have to contemplate leaving for New York or California. Since the late 1980s,...