New Jersey Business
Monmouth Park horsemen and area breeders have fingers crossed, but with fewer days likely in ’17, optimism is in short supply.
With its season to open May 13, Monmouth Park’s 2017 stakes schedule will again be anchored by the Grade 1 Haskell Invitational.
Supporters have withdrawn legislation to give Maryland an equine medical director. Why? Blame BRFA.
New Jersey’s breeders’ TBANJ group will auction stallion seasons starting January 20.
Despite modest numbers and a lack of high profile tracks, New Jersey officials are hopeful that exchange wagering is the wave of the future.
In an era when politicians who understand horse racing are few, Oceanport, NJ Council President Joe Irace stands out as a fan — who even had a horse named for him.
A referendum to allow expanded casino gambling in New Jersey was crushed Tuesday. But Monmouth Park operators weren’t surprised and say the hunt for new revenue continues.
New Jersey Thoroughbred and standardbred have reached an agreement, and both now are pushing for North Jersey casino expansionn.
Off a difficult Monmouth Park meet and facing uphill battles to expand gaming in the state, New Jersey Thoroughbred interests face a challenging future.
It was a rough year at Monmouth Park, with attendance and handle way below last year. But track president Bob Kulina vows the track will rebound.
The 2016 Monmouth-at-the-Meadowlands all-turf meet is set to open Wednesday, featuring 15 percent takeout across the board.
Monmouth Park concluded its 2016 racing season with major drops in attendance, field size, and handle.
The brief Monmouth-at-the-Meadowlands meeting opening September 28 will feature 15 percent takeout on all wagers — win-place-show as well as exotics.
Despite yet another legal setback, the operators of Monmouth Park vowed today to continue the fight for sports betting in New Jersey.
New Jersey’s hopes of hosting sports betting took another blow today when the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals tossed the state’s 2014 law as violating federal statute.
Eddie Plesa trainee Full Salute won his second straight race — and the third stake of his brief career — in Monmouth Park’s Select Stakes on Sunday.
Claiming activity in the mid-Atlantic was flat on a month-over-month basis but 2016 to date lags well behind 2015, in our Claimbox report.
New Jersey farm owner J. Willard Thompson is one of two recently honored by Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA).
Exchange wagering — allowing players to bet against each other — is set to be a reality at Monmouth Park next month.
In the wake of the latest equine herpesvirus outbreak at Parx Racing, Monmouth Park announced new protocols for horses shipping to the Jersey Shore track.