Congressman seeks uniform drug, medication standards sought in horse racing

...Paul Tonko, an upstate Democrat whose district includes Saratoga Race Course, made the announcement in Washington on Friday...annually and nearly 4,000 jobs, including many in the Saratoga Springs area that I represent."

Owner saw something special in American Pharoah

BALTIMORE - From a Kentucky horse farm to a sales ring in Saratoga to Bob Baffert's barn at Santa Anita, American Pharoah gave...and buyers.So into the ring he went at the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga selected yearling sale, but with a caveat. Zayat would not...

Palace Malice favorite for Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course

Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice will break from the No. 5 spot in Saturday's Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.The Aiken-trained colt is the even-money favorite for the 1 1/8 mile race which features a field of nine...

Whitney helped revitalize Saratoga at turn of 20th century

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - This season, Saratoga Race Course is celebrating its sesquicentennial and it is...the tradition and beauty that is the magic of modern-day Saratoga would be in place.Racing began at Saratoga within a month...

Triple Crown race winners to meet at Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - All three winners of this...will be in town for this summer's season at Saratoga Race Course, which is marking the 150th anniversary of thoroughbred racing in Saratoga Springs, the New York Racing Association...

Palace Malice to skip Metropolitan Mile

...Aiken.Palace Malice will likely return to action in a prep race in early July, according to a statement on Dogwood's Web site. If that goes well, his 5-year-old campaign will continue at the Whitney in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Late jockey Chris Antley heads racing hall of fame class

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Chris Antley, the late jockey who twice won the Kentucky Derby, was elected to the National Museum of Racing's...

Saratoga abuzz over impending Funny Cide-Empire Maker showdown

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- It's the talk...Badgett. Next door to Badgett's barn at Saratoga Race Course is the one where Funny Cide...winner in 25 years. Funny Cide, the Saratoga-born gelding owned by a group from upstate...

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Horsing around at Saratoga Springs

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - To many, Saratoga Springs brings two images to mind - fast horses and fancy...week except Tuesday. But longtime locals know that life in Saratoga Springs revolves around more than horses and hats. "It's...

Life & style
Beverly Brindisi

...Club. Beverly was a vibrant, spirited woman who loved horses, dogs and dancing. She had owned race horses while living in Saratoga and enjoyed going to the stables and working with the horses. In addition to her husband, family members include stepchildren...