Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs lost a power struggle with the county’s six constitutional officers Tuesday when a panel refused her request proposing they be switched to Orange County charter posts. A working group of the Orange County Charter Review Commission turned down Jacobs’ request to recommend a charter amendment, after hearing each of the […]
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Pinellas County Commissioners Tuesday passed an ordinance furthering the work of the Florida Legislature to curb human trafficking. Last year, the legislature approved a bill ultimately signed into law that gave county commissions the authority to place signs in certain locations educating the public about the labor and sex trafficking. The state law enacted in […]
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Spendthrift Farm's Cross Traffic, the Whitney Handicap (G1) winner by Unbridled's Song, sired his first reported foal on Sunday, January 10th when a colt was born at Red River Farm in Coushatta, Louisiana. Bred by Red River Farm owner Jay … Continue reading →
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John Piassek, a Loyola University student with a passion for horse racing, firmly believes that tracks should implement rules that disallow trainers from entering the same horse in multiple races. “It would save horseplayers a lot of headaches,” he wrote … Continue reading →
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The Jockeys' Guild and JockeyTalk360.com, a website devoted completely to Jockeys and their craft, will partner to honor these exceptional athletes with two new awards to be presented at the yearly Guild Assembly in February. The awards will be voted … Continue reading →
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Richard McCormick's proposal to increase ownership of racehorses in his native Ireland is simple: the introduction of more claiming races will bring about liquidity at the bottom levels of the sport, allowing new owners to participate without burdensome financial outlays. … Continue reading →