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On spring days and a sense of loss

Heading into the outdoor track season my sophomore year at Kaneland High School in 1971, I was in a strange position. My father had announced to our family that we would be moving to St. 1,661 more words

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Bookmakers awarded up to €48,000 for loss of betting ring pitch positions at Dundalk Stadium

Three bookmakers were awarded between €23,000 and €48,000 by the High Court on Friday arising out of the loss of their betting ring pitch positions at Dundalk Stadium. 315 more words

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A Million Dollars

Everyone loves the Frank Capra movie “It’s a Wonderful Life.”  According to Wikipedia, it’s “one of the most loved films in American cinema.”  Generally viewed during the holiday season, I’m a sucker for the movie at any time of year and lately I’ve been thinking about the scene where young George Bailey goes into old man Gower’s store and makes a wish while pressing on the cigar lighter. 377 more words

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$1,000,000 Queen's Plate Stakes kicks off the 2013 Canadian Triple Crown Series this Sunday - Probables with Free Past Performances

If it’s the first Sunday of July and you’re seated in the Woodbine Racecourse grandstands, then you’re probably waiting on the first leg of the 2013 Canadian Triple Crown series in the $1,000,000, … 180 more words

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GI Toyota Bluegrass Stakes expects a full field of 14 - Probables with Free Past Performances

When all the entries for the $750,000, GI Toyota Blue Grass Stakes for 3-year-olds only, going 1 1/8 mile are toted up, Keeneland officials are expecting to fill all 14 gates for their premiere 3yo event of the spring meet this year! 111 more words

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A Closer Look At Our All-Weather Track Winners

Handicapping has changed since the inception of All-Weather Tracks became regular over the last 5 years. What’s also changing and increasing is the amount of Kentucky Derby contenders that have raced on the surface prior to the first Saturday in May. 1,155 more words

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