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Vacant Greenbrier Sears In Chesapeake Could Host HHR Gaming Under New Proposal

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Historic horse racing machines, bars, restaurants and even a hotel could be coming to the site of the vacant Sears at Greenbrier Mall. Seritage Growth Propertiesrevealed their plans in documents recently filed with the City of Chesapeake. While the former department store could host Hampton Roads’ second Rosie’s Gaming Emporium, a … Continue reading Vacant Greenbrier Sears In Chesapeake Could Host HHR Gaming Under New Proposal

Casino Gambling Could Generate Millions In VA But It’s A Complicated Wager State Study Says

On Monday November 25, the Joint Legislative Audit And Review Commission heard a briefing entitled “Gambling In The Commonwealth” presented by The Innovation Group, a consulting company hired to prepare and present the report. The study mandate was to estimate the fiscal and economic impacts of new forms of gaming, to access impacts on existing … Continue reading Casino Gambling Could Generate Millions In VA But It’s A Complicated Wager State Study Says

Dumfries Voters Approve Pari-Mutuel Betting; Another Step Forward For Virginia Racing

The following article appeared in the Prince William Times and was written by Daniel Berti . Virginia’s horse racing industry took another big step forward November 5th when voters in Dumfries and Danville approved pari-mutuel betting. This will open the door for another pair of Rosie’s Gaming Emporiums to open. Current Rosie’s sites are in … Continue reading Dumfries Voters Approve Pari-Mutuel Betting; Another Step Forward For Virginia Racing

Rosie’s Stakes Winner Four Wheel Drive Wins $1 Million Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint

The following appeared in Thoroughbred Daily News and was written by Joe Bianca. Four Wheel Drive made his first career start in the $100,000 Rosie’s Stakes August 31st at Colonial Downs as part of the Virginia Derby under card. He won that race and is now a perfect 3-for-3 in his young career. Photos below … Continue reading Rosie’s Stakes Winner Four Wheel Drive Wins $1 Million Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint

Amschel Prevails In Noel Laing Handicap At Montpelier Hunt Races

The 85th running of the Montpelier Races took place November 2 in Montpelier Station. The feature race recap below comes courtesy of the National Steeplechase Association. A series of pictures below showcases the great property and scene with thousands of fans in attendance. Irv Naylor’s Amstel, always racing comfortably under Graham Watters, jumped powerfully to … Continue reading Amschel Prevails In Noel Laing Handicap At Montpelier Hunt Races