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Tag Archives: Laurel Park

Anne Arundel County gives initial approval for Cordish casino

Anne Arundel County has given The Cordish Cos. initial approval for the construction of a $320 million casino next to the Arundel Mills shopping mall. The site development plan, approved Tuesday, calls for some roads to be widened, traffic signals ...

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Deal approved to keep Laurel, Pimlico open in 2011

The state Wednesday approved a short-term fix to keep thoroughbred racing and the Preakness Stakes alive in Maryland in 2011 by subsidizing operations at struggling Laurel Park and Pimlico Race Course. The state will contribute up to $4 million, and ...

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After meeting, Maryland racing future still uncertain

ANNAPOLIS — The fate of Maryland’s horse racing industry remained in question Monday, but state officials and representatives of the racing industry met behind closed doors in an effort to open up a dialogue. Stakeholders from the racing industry, including ...

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Top 5: ‘You guys just flat out don’t give a damn’

With lots of news in Maryland’s slots and horse racing industries this week, stories from The Daily Record’s government reporter Nicholas Sohr dominated our staff business content. The Daily Record also made news as our publisher, Chris Eddings, was promoted ...

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Racing plan for Laurel Park, Pimlico stuck at the starting gate

With Maryland thoroughbred racing and the Preakness Stakes in jeopardy, Penn National Gaming Inc. said Tuesday it will continue to work with its corporate partner to develop a plan for Laurel Park and Pimlico Race Course in 2011. Penn National ...

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O’Malley meets with Stronach, Penn National to discuss Md. horse racing

Gov. Martin O’Malley managed to get the bickering corporate parents of the state’s thoroughbred racing industry in the same room this week, but Penn National and MI Developments have not yet agreed on a plan for the Maryland Jockey Club ...

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