Summers in my heyday included weekend trips to Lake George, sunbathing in Grafton Park, and the much-anticipated Saratoga Racing Season.
Spending the afternoon at the flat track wasn’t just a day at the races; it was an event. 940 more words
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Ahmed Zayat, owner of Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah, has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses him of owing $1.65 million to a man who says he fronted Zayat money for gambling bets placed at offshore casinos. 678 more words
“A riot is the language of the unheard.” Martin Luther King, Jr.
From my bedroom in my big house at the top of a hill, I can hear many things – the rush of the highway like a river, concerts at the racetrack down the hill, the marching band and cheers at high school football games. 489 more words
Jennifer Judkins, left, of Longines, presents Katrina Dennis, of Baltimore, Md., with a Longines Conquest Classic timepiece after she wins the Longines Most Elegant Woman at the Preakness contest, Saturday, May 16, 2015, in Baltimore, Md. 35 more words
American Pharoah has won the first two legs of the 2015 Triple Crown – the Kentucky Derby and the 140th Preakness Stakes. 390 more words
A photo posted by Cam Newton (@cameron1newton) on May 16, 2015 at 4:17pm PDT
A severe storm dumped heavy rain over the mid-Atlantic just before the start of the Preakness last weekend, forcing the horses to run in heavy slop.54 more words