One year, though, it rained badly on Oaks night, and we were using squeegees and vacuums on the red carpet the following morning because we didn’t want these celebrities to hear their shoes make squishing noises
She may be known for her successful weight-loss empire, but Jenny Craig has another livelihood: horse racing.
You think I know when I’m going to fall off a horse? No, sir, you’re absolutely wrong. If I knew it was coming, then I’d prevent it from happening. When I’m falling, the first thing that happens is a feeling of shock.
Just before dawn on the first Saturday in May, Carol Belser adorns the Churchill Downs winner’s circle with roses. She appreciates this early-morning moment as the only part of her day that is almost completely silent. During the rest of her hectic weekend there is little time for reflection.
‘60s-themed Running of the Rodents this Thursday at Spalding
The fun and excitement of night racing returns for Churchill Downs' Spring Meet opener on April 30th.
A summary of local news for April 5, 2011
Churchill Downs offers the last of this year's three Derby future wager pools beginning at noon Friday.
Now that your fantasy football league is over, pick your Derby favorites and join the Louisville.com fantasy league in Winstar Farm’s Road to the Roses Fantasy Challenge fantasy horse racing contest.
Who’s your Derby pick? Yes, it may only be February, but this weekend Churchill Downs is holding their first of three opportunities to select your Derby horse now and bet him in their Derby Future Wager Pool 1.
Second City alumni include Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi and Steve Carell — and that’s just the alphabet’s first three letters. Basically, anybody who has made you laugh since the 1960s — Chris Farley, Tina Fey, Tim Meadows, Bill Murray, Joan Rivers — has some ties to Second City.
As we look forward to springtime in Kentucky and the Kentucky Derby, here's a look back at Zenyatta, Blame, Goldikova, and the excitement from the 2010 Breeders' Cup at historic Churchill Downs.