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Kentucky Derby

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  • American Pharoah Completes Final Pre-Kentucky Derby Workout

    American Pharoah Completes Final Pre-Kentucky Derby Workout
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — American Pharoah has completed his final workout before the Kentucky Derby. The likely favorite for the 141st Derby galloped five furlongs in 58.62 seconds under Martin Garcia on Sunday at Churchill Downs. Looking on was...
  • Storytelling troupe on tap

    Short Story Theatre, the North Shore storytelling troupe, will be performing at The Alley in Highwood at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Known for precise, yet true tales, audiences can expect themes such as motherhood and teacher/student relationships. Admission is...
  • Tim Tebow, KakŠ inspire favorite Derby horse names

    Always something to learn about you good people when we hold our "Name a Kentucky Derby race horse" competition. For example, the approximately 250 entrants (and more than 500 names) produced evidence of who your are thinking about now — and who you...
  • John Clay: In quest for second Kentucky Derby victory, Todd Pletcher keeps putting up shots

    Bob Baffert might have the top two favorites in American Pharoah and Dortmund heading into Kentucky Derby 141, but Todd Pletcher is once again the strongest proponent of the more the merrier. This year, however, there's a twist. "We've got some horses...
  • 16 things you need to know before heading to Las Vegas for the big fight

    16 things you need to know before heading to Las Vegas for the big fight
    Fight weekend promises to be one of the biggest on the Las Vegas Strip. Boxing welterweights Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao take to the ring at the†MGM Grand Garden Arena at 9 p.m. on Saturday, May 2,...
  • Lehigh Valley events: Save the dates

    RED SHOE LUNCHEON AND FASHION SHOW: Business Women Networking Involving Charity and Education (BW NICE) holds its first Red Shoe Luncheon and Fashion Show at SteelStacks May 1. The event includes awarding of theBusinesswoman of the Year for the Lehigh...
  • Longshot Rerun wins $100,000 GIII Miami Mile Stakes at Gulfstream

    Longshot Rerun wins $100,000 GIII Miami Mile Stakes at Gulfstream
    On a day when many Gulfstream Park bettors were pulling for favorites, it was a longshot which took home the trophy in the day's featured race. Rerun, at 21-1, tracked down favorite Grand Tito in deep stretch to take the $100,000 GIII Miami Mile Stakes....
  • With Far Right, Ron Moquett pumped about first Kentucky Derby

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. Ron Moquett still considers himself a fan, first and foremost. Being a horseman was a calling he couldn't shake, even if it took its toll on his college transcript. And if there is a feeling that never, ever gets old for the Arkansas...
  • Several Kentucky Derby hopefuls get workouts in before rain

    One week ahead of the Kentucky Derby, several horses completed their workouts at Churchill Downs before the rain came down. The threat of severe weather across the state hastened things Saturday morning for Derby hopefuls such as International Star, Keen...
  • Las Vegas bullish on Mayweather-Pacquiao megafight

    Interested in coming to Vegas to be part of the matchup to end all matchups that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are selling? It's gonna cost you. One night next weekend at the MGM Grand, the fight venue, is running $1,600 on Friday or Saturday...
  • Bartenders, artists team up for Art & Craft cocktail week in Orlando

    Bartenders, artists team up for Art & Craft cocktail week in Orlando
    Gene Zimmerman and Patrick Kahn are matchmakers. Only they aren't hooking up people, but drinks and art. Beginning Sunday, local artists and craft-cocktail bartenders join forces at multiple venues around Orlando for the first Art & Craft, an eight-day...