| May 16, 2011
| 3:24 PM
Kegasus, the quasi-mythical star of Preakness' latest ad campaign, held court at Pimlico Race Course's infield Monday morning, sharing his pick to win Saturday's race and his expectations for InfieldFest fun.
"Welcome, legendary friends," Kegasus said in...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 8:35 PM
Animal Kingdom, the 2011 Kentucky Derby winner, is back on the training track at the Fair Hill Training Center and being pointed toward the $10 million Dubai World Cup in late March.
Trainer Graham Motion couldn't keep the delight from his...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 2:36 PM
A year ago, Shared Account arrived at Churchill Downs for the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf as an outsider. Oddsmakers made her a 46-1 long shot, and her response was to win.
This year, she's back to defend her title in the $2 million Grade I race....
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:42 AM
Wayne Dougherty was re-elected to his third term as mayor of Havre de Grace.
Osama bin Laden was killed in a raid by Seal Team Six in Pakistan where he had been secretly living. Many people in Harford County reflected satisfaction at the death of a man...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 1:48 PM
— Rep. Andy Harris, whose district is home to last year's Kentucky Derby winner, has tucked a ban on cramped horse trailers into a massive transportation bill pending in Congress, pitting him against lawmakers in his own party, farming interests and...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 10:39 PM
Lacie Slew rallied from next-to-last to win the $100,000 Maryland Racing Media Stakes, the Saturday feature at Laurel Park.
Sent to post as the second choice in the field of five fillies and mares, Lacie Slew carried Joe Rocco Jr. to a one-length victory...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Frank Stronach, Pimlico's owner and a successful breeder, wants to bring horse ownership to the masses — by selling stock in six new racehorse investment companies.
For $10 a share, investors could own a piece of thoroughbreds that would be trained...
| 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....
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:10 PM
What a finish to the Spiral Stakes! We Miss Artie found another gear in the final 100 yards and beat Harry's Holiday by a nose for an exhilarating victory Saturday at Turfway Park in Florence, Ky.
It looked like Harry's Holiday and...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Bob Clancy's selections for two Grade 3 prep races on the road to the Kentucky Derby May 3 (Derby points allotted on a 50-20-10-5 basis for top four finishers):
Spiral Stakes (Saturday)
Site: Turfway Park, Florence, Ky.; Post time: 6:25 p.m.; Distance:...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 4:30 PM
For a few weeks in May, Graham Motion's life was running in fast-forward. After working to put himself in that position for nearly 20 years, he was finally enjoying the ride of a lifetime.
It's not as if the glow of winning the Kentucky Derby has...