Keyword: Baedeker

  • Handicapper Bud Baedeker Dead

    Prominent handicapper Bud Baedeker, who launched the popular publication <i>Baedeker's Guide</i> in 1938, died Feb. 28 in New York City.

  • Hollywood Park Turns Out the Lights to Save Energy

    Faced with the possibility of the lights going dark this summer, management planned ahead and purchased four back-up generators to ensure rolling blackouts don't affect operations. But the energy crisis has already come at a cost...The power crisis also prompted Hollywood to bump up its start time on Fridays from 7:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Running lights at night would be too costly considering electricity prices will be increased up to 46% by this summer. The move could result in a drop in on-track attendance.