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Stay Hungry Looks To Stay Perfect

September 22, 2017:

Trainer Tony Alagna has high hopes for the undefeated Stay Hungry in Saturday night’s (September 23) $816,000 Metro Pace for two-year-olds at Mohawk Racetrack. And despite the colt only having raced—and won—three times to date, Alagna has nothing but high praise for his progress to date and optimism for his future....read on

Sousa Decries Woodbine Stabling Rules

July 28, 2017:

Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa spoke out against a Woodbine Racetrack policy which limits the ability for trainers stabled on the grounds to race elsewhere, including Fort Erie Race Track, the only other Thoroughbred course in the province, according to the Toronto Star....read on

Star Columnist Rips Racing

March 9, 2014:

Toronto Star provincial politics columnist Martin Reg Cohn returns to the pre-Wynne Liberal party rhetoric of pitting the Ontario horse racing industry against a non-related sector in a column published on Saturday, March 8....read on

Star Revamps Racing Coverage

January 20, 2014:

One of the largest daily newspapers in Canada has discontinued printing entries and results for horse racing, but that doesn't mean it's dropping racing coverage....read on

Burgess Replies To Star Article

November 4, 2013:

Owner Robert Burgess has replied to the recent article in the Toronto Star by issuing letters to the editor of the newspaper as well as the writer of the feature story....read on

Eaves Issues Letter To Toronto Star

October 30, 2013:

On Wednesday, October 30, Woodbine Entertainment Group President and CEO Nick Eaves penned a letter to the editor of the Toronto Star in response to an article the publication ran this past weekend....read on

Toronto Star Apologizes To Horse Owner

September 9, 2013:

The Toronto Star has printed an apology to thoroughbred owner Bruno Schickedanz in regard to stories it ran in 2010 relating to the death of former Canadian thoroughbred of the year Wake At Noon....read on

Perkins Pens Last Toronto Star Column

August 7, 2013:

Late last week, nationally-respected sports columnist Dave Perkins penned his last-ever column for the Toronto Star, titled 'This is the business for me.'...read on

Libel Defence For Press And Bloggers

December 22, 2009:

Two major newspapers were exonerated of libel by the Supreme Court of Canada on Tuesday in what is being hailed as a landmark victory for free speech...read on

Meadowlands Marketing Sees Big Picture

July 29, 2009:

It has become a trend over the past few years to see advertisements in Toronto-area newspapers for some of the Meadowlands Racetrack's top standardbred stakes...read on

Perkins Names 'Beach' Canada's Best Performer

December 27, 2008:

In today's Toronto Star, writer Dave Perkins places pacing powerhouse Somebeachsomewhere on top of his year-end list of Canadian sports standouts....read on

Breeders Crown Advertised In Toronto Paper

November 21, 2008:

Although the highly anticipated Breeders Crown will be taking place at the Meadowlands Racetrack, advertising for the 'Crown' finals has shown up in the sports section of The Toronto Star thi...read on

More Press for 'Somebeach' and MacGrath

September 19, 2007:

Ron Waples has apparently compared him to Niatross and John Campbell has said he hasn't seen a horse like this in a long, long time. The praises kept racking up for Metro Pace winner Somebeachsomewhere and the press for the Mach Three colt continues to be at a feverish pace....read on


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