| Aug 31, 2014
| 1:49 AM
Acosta rides four winners, increases State Fair lead
JD Acosta padded his lead in the jockey standings when he rode four winners on the 10-race program at the Maryland State Fair. Last year's leading rider has 11 wins during the first...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:30 AM
The Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College has acquired a photogravure portrait of Durbar II, the second American-owned horse to win England's prestigious Epsom Derby and whose life will have a center role in the upcoming fall equestrian exhibit...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Even on a normal night, casinos can assault the senses with glitz, flashing lights, showgirls, cocktails, high rollers, fancy food and blaring music.
So it follows that the long-awaited opening night of the $442 million Horseshoe Casino Baltimore...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 1:08 PM
It’s a new year, but Howard County girls soccer coaches are still puzzled by the same problem that has befuddled the league for nearly half a decade.
Can anyone stop River Hill?
The Hawks have won the last two 3A state championships, and much of...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 10:13 PM
State Fair meet runs Friday to Labor Day
The second season of horse racing in Maryland begins Friday with nine races at the Maryland State Fair, the only fair east of the Mississippi that still conducts a sanctioned thoroughbred meeting....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Although Terry West will be competing in Sunday's Totally Thoroughbred Horse Show at Pimlico Race Course for just the third time, she won't need to adjust much.
West has been in various horse competitions for more than 40 years, working as a jockey...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 7:19 PM
For longer than the U.S. has been a nation, Marylanders have been horse people.
George Washington raced thoroughbred horses in Annapolis in the 1750s, 100 years after the animals were first introduced to the area. A statue of Casimir Pulaski, a Polish...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:17 AM
Michael Odian was first drawn to horses at the age of 5, after a pony ride at a friend's birthday party.
Fast forward 40 years and you'll find the well-known veterinarian raising horses at his Taneytown farm and traveling the region to care for show and...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Georgetown Prep coach Giblin resigns after 27 seasons
Georgetown Prep has accepted the resignation of lacrosse coach Kevin Giblin, who led one of the nation's top high school programs for the past 27 years, athletic director Dan Paro...
| Jul 31, 2014
Are you ready for the fair?
The 27th annual Harford County Farm Fair begins Thursday and runs through Sunday at the Harford County Equestrian Center on North Tollgate Road in Bel Air.
Fair organizers say this year's fair will be a hit with visitors of...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Farm Fair Week is arriving in Harford County.
The 27th Annual Harford County Farm Fair will be held Thursday, July 31, through Sunday, Aug. 3, at the Harford County Equestrian Center on North Tollgate Road in Bel Air.
"The 2014 Farm Fair includes a...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:31 AM
On Monday, the Maryland Jockey Club unveiled the logo for next year's Preakness, the 140th running of the middle jewel of horse racing's Triple Crown.
For the 16th straight year, the Leffler Agency designed the logo, according to a news release....