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In NJ, Dorfman Calls A Spade A Spade

November 24, 2010:

Sid Dorfman's journalistic career in New Jersey has spanned more than three-quarters of a century. On Tuesday, November 23, Dorfman, who is respected by many, wrote an opinion piece on the dire horse racing situation in the state of New Jersey. His words cut to the bone of the issue: horseplayers are becoming extinct, but the state...read on

Christie: Would Like To Save NJ Racing, But Not With State Money

October 20, 2010:

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has been cited as saying as saying that he would like to save the state's horse racing industry, but not with the use of state funds...read on

Quebec Jockey Club Releases Details of Five-Year Plan

September 13, 2010:

With its inaugural 10-day season set to begin Saturday in Quebec City, the Quebec Jockey Club has released details of its five-year plan for the standardbred industry...read on

Cronley Rips Mainstream Sports Media

August 10, 2010:

Writer, horse racing enthusiast and gambler Jay Cronley is probably best known for the film 'Let It Ride' or the highly underrated '90s comedy 'Quick Change,' but the man featured in the 2009 Horseplayer's Issue of Trot Magazine...read on

Racinos On Their Way To Ohio?

June 28, 2010:

In a surprise turn of events in Ohio horse racing politics, it has been reported that a group vehemently against the expansion of slot machine gaming into state racetracks has figuratively put down its arms, seemingly paving the way for...read on

Massive Illegal Gambling Syndicate Busted

June 28, 2010:

It has been reported that on Sunday, June 27 a substantial illegal gambling outfit was busted in Hong Kong....read on

Bill To Clarify Legality Of Racing Wagering

June 22, 2010:

In order to clear up any misconceptions about the legality of online wagering on horse racing, it has been reported that New York Congressman Scott Murphy...read on

Geisinger Comments On Georgia Bill

February 18, 2010:

On Wednesday, February 17 in Georgia, state representative Harry Geisinger announced the filing of House Bill 1168. The bill would establish the creation of the Georgia Racing Commission and a system of regulation for...read on

Christie Unveils Advisory Committee

February 4, 2010:

On Wednesday, February 3, New Jersey governor Chris Christie signed an executive order to create a seven-member advisory committee which will collectively assess the state’s gambling, sports and entertainment issues...read on

Horse Racing Series Coming To HBO?

January 7, 2010:

An hour-long HBO series pilot about horse racing culture is currently in the works with plans to shoot at the Santa Anita Racetrack in April...read on

Illinois Gov. To Listen To Slots Proposal?

December 3, 2009:

According to an article by the St. Louis Post Dispatch, Illinois governor Pat Quinn has stated that the state should look into the possibility of having racetracks be home to...read on

Virtual Horse Racing Game Fills Seats

December 3, 2009:

A new 10-seat virtual horse racing game called Triple Towers is reportedly doing well on the west coast...read on

Sports Wagering Boosting Racing Handle

November 26, 2009:

According to a report by WBOC News, Dover Downs Hotel and Casino CEO Edward Sutor has said that the introduction of sports wagering in the state has led to an...read on

Horse Racing Wagering Coming To Georgia?

November 18, 2009:

At an equine study committee meeting today, chairman Harry Geisinger indicated that the panel will be proposing a public referendum in hopes to legalize pari-mutuel...read on

Ill. Legalizes Online Racing Wagering

August 27, 2009:

Illinois has become the latest state to legalize online wagering on horse racing....read on


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