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  • Massachusetts Set to Consider Slots at Tracks

    Within the week the Massachusetts legislature is expected to address an economic stimulus package which includes as many as 6,000 slot machines at racetracks. The <i>Boston Herald</i> reported Wednesday that the amendment was filed by Senator Brian Lees.

  • Horsemen and Management Disagree on Suffolk Dates

    Horsemen at Suffolk Downs feared they would have nowhere to go if the Boston track's management chose to move the winter meet starting date from January to May. Those fears intensified when on Tuesday the track officials applied for 150-day meet that would open May 1.

  • Old Friends Get a Farm

    Old Friends, the Kentucky-based operation that aspires to give the public access to retired notable Thoroughbreds, could open its doors at Afton Farm near Midway, Ky., as early as next March.

  • Horses Displaced as Fires Rage in British Columbia

    Rain, cooler temperatures, and tenacious firefighters are finally extinguishing many of the fires that have burned in British Columbia for the last six weeks. Owners of one Thoroughbred farm are rebuilding after flames took two barns, while two others are rejoicing after a close call.