Keyword: Bill Boniface

  • Jim McKay on a racing broadcast for ABC.

    Legends: Jim McKay

    Jim McKay was a devoted friend to horse racing. For all of the major sports and events he covered, the one that was dearest to his heart was the Preakness Stakes (gr. I) contested at Pimlico Race Course in McKay's home state of Maryland.

  • Magna's 2006 Maryland Dates Deal Hits Snag

    The deal that would settle the 2006 racing schedule in Maryland remained elusive on the night of Dec. 21 when the Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association refused to accept the latest proposal from Magna Entertainment Corp.

  • William Boniface, Patriarch of Bonita Farm, Dead

    William Boniface, a retired racing editor for the Baltimore <i>Sun</i> and patriarch of one of Maryland's most prominent racing families, died Sept. 1 after a short illness. He was 89.