| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Looking for a cozy place that has space to raise a few horses, some greener pastures and an Olympic-size indoor training arena to call all yours? Well, you just missed your chance.
The Creig Northrop Team sold a 66-acre property in the 16000 block of...
| May 4, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Hamilton Smith’s brother, Franklin, came out to the track at Churchill Downs to see two horses he knows well
Franklin, who breaks about 150 horses each year, turned both Dulluhan, trained by Dale Romans, and Done Talking, trained by Hamilton Smith,...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Nancy R. Frenkil, a horsewoman and avid gardener who enjoyed entertaining family and friends, died Saturday of cancer at Nancy Lee Farms, her Worthington Valley home.
Mrs. Frenkil was 75.
The daughter of a carpenter/home builder and a homemaker, Nancy...
| May 19, 2012
| 6:11 PM
NBC Sports says it had 170 employees in Baltimore this week to cover the Preakness, and from the looks of the TV package it presented, all of them earned their keep.
NBC's network coverage started at 4:30 p.m., and it hardly ever sagged for more than a...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 11:31 PM
Idle Talk caught In the Rough late to win the $75,000 Dahlia Stakes, a turf race for fillies and mares Saturday at Pimlico Race Course.
Jockey Horacio Karamanos led the spotted grey mare through traffic as she charged to her fourth win in a row. This was...
| May 24, 2012
| 4:29 AM
Long before the throngs of audience members generate "oohs" and "ahhs," the staff of the UniverSoul Circus begins to craft its unusual performances, spending months combing the globe for fresh acts.
The result includes performers such as the Shaolin Kung...
| May 24, 2012
I'll Have Another got a first look at the track where he will attempt to become the first Triple Crown winner in 34 years at next month's Belmont Stakes.
The colt has not trained since winning the Preakness on Saturday to add the second leg of the Triple...
| Apr 25, 2012
Kara Marian Cook, an accomplished horsewoman and artist who was studying to become a hair stylist, died April 12 of injuries sustained in a Baltimore County automobile accident.
The Reisterstown resident was 21.
On April 12, Ms. Cook was driving north...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 8:01 AM
Michael Phelps made history this week, becoming the most decorated Olympian of all time. But the winning seems to stop when it comes to his Baltimore real estate.
TMZ reports today that Phelps finally sold his Fells Point condo -- at a significant loss....
| Apr 13, 2012
| 3:02 PM
The most visually stunning probable entrant in the upcoming Kentucky Derby could also become the favorite with a good showing at the Blue Grass Stakes this weekend.
Hansen, a nearly all white colt trained by Mike Maker, is the 6-5 favorite in Lexington....
| Apr 15, 2012
| 12:23 AM
Bold Affair caught front-runner Valiant Passion and rolled to a convincing victory in the $75,000 Primonetta Stakes, the feature offering Saturday at Pimlico Race Course.
Abel Castellano asked the 4-year-old filly to engage Valiant Passion around the far...
| May 14, 2012
| 4:00 AM
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.
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