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  • Local contractors cash in on Grand Prix

    Local contractors cash in on Grand Prix
    Television watchers can thank Peter Larsson and his fast-growing Hanover company for one of the best views available for Sunday's race through downtown Baltimore — and for just about any car race anywhere in the U.S., for that matter. Larsson's...
  • Phelps picked to U.S. national team for 4 events

     Phelps picked to U.S. national team for 4 events
    USA Swimming Phelps on national team for 4 events Michael Phelps of Fells Point was among 109 swimmers named to the 2011-12 USA Swimming national team Tuesday, along with fellow 2011 world championship gold medalists Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin and...
  • Police escort variety of officials to events

    Animal Kingdom, the thoroughbred that won this year's Kentucky Derby, got a police escort to Pimlico for the Preakness. Wounded war veterans got escorts to Orioles games. Former Secretary of State Colin L. Powell got an escort to the Grand Prix. Police...
  • At Laurel Park, neighbors celebrate century of glamor and grit

    At Laurel Park, neighbors celebrate century of glamor and grit
    Just about every Friday morning, Karen Lubieniecki takes a leisurely stroll to Laurel Park, finds a place along a railing at the nearly empty racetrack and spends an hour or so watching the horses exercise as the sun climbs the sky. It isn't that she's a...
  • Going to the barns on the day after Derby brings up one question: what if?

    Going to the barns on the day after Derby brings up one question: what if?
    What’s left after all the bourbon is poured and money bet, after the hats are soaked through with the sweat of those elated by a validated hunch or devastated by  a sure thing who wouldn’t go, after tension built over years and years is...
  • Regal Solo returns to run different Maryland Million race

    Regal Solo returns to run different Maryland Million race
    If Regal Solo, a 6-year-old gelding, wins the Maryland Million Sprint Saturday afternoon at Laurel Park, he would become the first horse to win three different Million races. "He's versatile," his trainer Damon Dilodovico said Wednesday. "He's push-...
  • Photos: I'll Have Another

    Photos: I'll Have Another
  • The roaring '20s are back at Havre de Grace's Graw Days Festival

    During an era of sophisticated fun, The Graw drew locals and travelers alike to the racetrack in Havre de Grace to watch the eleganthorses run and, most likely, bet a dollar or two. Celebrating these golden years of the town's historic racetrack, Havre...
  • Good afternoon, Baltimore: Wednesday lunchtime lowdown

    ON THE SITE... Suggs says Achilles injury 'not as bad as some thought': Ravens linebacker expects a four- to six-month recovery from partial tendon tear after undergoing successful surgery Tuesday. Closing arguments expected in election fraud trial: ...
  • Preakness field could include top six Kentucky Derby finishers

    Preakness field could include top six Kentucky Derby finishers
    I'll Have Another's path to the Triple Crown will be crowded. His competition at the Preakness, the second leg, could include the five horses who followed him across the line at the Kentucky Derby. That hasn't happened since 1958. In fact, the last...
  • I'll Have Another trainer Doug O'Neill reaches Baltimore to prepare for Preakness

    I'll Have Another trainer Doug O'Neill reaches Baltimore to prepare for Preakness
    Doug O'Neill caught the red eye out of Southern California on Wednesday night, boarding a plane that would offer him a few moments of peace. Not that the trainer of Kentucky Derby winner I'll Have Another has wilted under the scrutiny of sudden...
  • Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank hopes to start horse in Preakness for first time

    Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank hopes to start horse in Preakness for first time
    Kevin Plank can't help himself. The Under Armour CEO might know, in his heart of hearts, that his horse is a long shot against the world's finest 3-year-old thoroughbreds. His farm manager, Tom Mullikin, describes the dark bay colt as more "grinder" than...