New book tells story of Revolutionary War hero John Stark

...to the Vermont town to seize horses and supplies.In October 1777, two months after the Bennington battle Stark arrived at Saratoga with troops who blocked Burgoyne's northern retreat route, forcing the British to surrender.Despite his many heroics...

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...

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...

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Itsmyluckyday wins the Woodward over Moreno

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Itsmyluckyday dueled...Woodward by a half-length Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.Ridden by Paco Lopez, the...front-running winner of the Grade 1 Whitney at Saratoga on Aug. 2, returned $4.20 and $4...

Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice comes up short in Whitney

...4-year-old is over.The Dogwood Stable colt finished a disappointing sixth in Saturday's Whitney Handicap at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.Moreno led wire-to-wire and covered the 1 1/8-mile race in 1:48.05 to win by...

Palace Malice winding up training in Aiken

...Metropolitan Mile as the defending champion, and then he will be pointed toward three other Grade I races: the Whitney Stakes at Saratoga, the Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont and the Breeders' Cup Classic at Keeneland.Palace Malice has won seven times in 17...

Palace Malice will ship to Florida next week

...Metropolitan Mile as the defending champion, and then he will be pointed toward three other Grade I races: the Whitney at Saratoga, the Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont and the Breeders' Cup Classic at Keeneland."We're not under the gun to get him...