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NYS Gaming Commission Introduces Weekly "Transparency" Reports

The New York State Gaming Commission announced a major new transparency initiative at its May 26 meeting.

As a result of recommendations from the Fan Advisory Council, established in 2011 by the New York State Racing Wagering and Board—the gaming commission’s predecessor—the NYSGC will now publish weekly reports from the New York Racing Association, containing information on claims, rulings, inquiries, objections, injuries, number of starters, pari-mutuel handle, and types of racing. 14 more words


Bagging the 'red menace'

Last weekend was a busy weekend for me.  We had the regular Stewards on Saturday and then a special work day for the Community United Methodist church on Sunday.  264 more words

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Who Wants to Wait?

One thing Americans don’t do well is “wait.” We want everything to happen “NOW!” We have forgotten that, in real life, the whole story line is not over in a half-an-hour. 310 more words


The Stewards work day right before Earth Day

Last Saturday we had our “Earth Day” Stewards work day.  Earth Day this year is April 22nd and the closest work day we had was the 18th.   331 more words

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For the beauty of the earth...

This winter on Long Island was particularly rough.  We went months without seeing the grass – months!  I have friends on Facebook who live all over the country and I remember seeing their pictures of kids playing in the grass in March, and I was so jealous.  329 more words

Vettel & Perez escape sanctions from the stewards

It was announced after the Practice sessions yesterday that neither Sebastian Vettel nor Sergio Perez have been penalised for their collision in Friday’s FP2 in Bahrain. 231 more words