Tag Archives: Horse Racing

House votes to limit horse racing aid

ANNAPOLIS — The House of Delegates voted Monday to limit future state aid for thoroughbred racing as Maryland’s horsemen and the owners of the tracks seek a sustainable model to keep the struggling sport afloat. The bill, HB 1039, would ...

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O’Malley proposes to extend subsidies for Laurel, Pimlico

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley wants to extend state subsidies for Pimlico Race Course and Laurel Park beyond 2011 as the struggling track owner and state and industry officials search for a long-term solution for thoroughbred racing in Maryland. “There ...

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Week in review: 1/21/2011

Sponsors ensure MLK Day parade Monday’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade was made possible by securing sponsorships, a feat that not all of Baltimore’s parades and events have been able to do. This year, the 11th annual parade down Martin ...

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