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  1. 10 years of Forty Under 40: 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... the Louisville Metro area that they identified as special to them. The locations included the finish line at Churchill Downs, a farm in Oldham County, a drive-in theater and a golf course. The Forty Under 40 special publication will be included with ...

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  2. Strong cast of 11 set for G3 Kentucky Turf CupRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | ESPN

    ... attempts this season, recording a second in the Elkhorn at Keeneland; a victory in the Louisville H. at Churchill Downs; and a close third in the Arlington H. prior to the Sword Dancer. Alan Garcia retains the mount on War Dancer, one of two runners ...

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  3. Retire Here, Not There:Read the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... foothills. And yes, there are horses. Kentucky is renowned for its 450 thoroughbred horse farms, and Churchill Downs in Louisville is home to the famous Kentucky Derby, the first jewel in the Triple Crown. Then there's bourbon: Kentucky produces 95% ...

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  4. Louisville's lack of tech groups for women inspires Churchill Downs eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Business Journal

    That's why Shannon Fehr of Boice.net wanted to organize an event that would focus on that disparity. Fehr, marketing director for the New Albany-based technology service provider, said that when she organizes monthly technology events, only four of about 45 attendees are women.

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  5. Changes could be coming to Downs After DarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Business Journal

    Churchill Downs kicked off its second year of September horse racing Friday, using a theme to attract visitors and give a nod to college football season. The racetrack held a college rivalry night Friday, attracting more than 11,000 fans as it welcomed back racing.

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  6. Police investigate fatal crash in east LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... when the assault happened. To draw the horsemen you need to offer more prize money, but the prize money at Churchill Downs is reportedly down. To draw the horsemen you need to offer more prize money, but the prize money at Churchill Downs is ...

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  7. As Downs After Dark draws casual fans, smaller purses create worry over future of September meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... gallons of volatile crude oil through seven counties each week, documents show. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Churchill Downs kicked off its second annual September meet Friday night, but purses are lower this year and there aren't very many horses ...

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  8. Kentucky Ponders Sire-Based Purses, BonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Blood Horse

    ... first focus its attention on next year's Breeders' Cup World Championships before adding Instant Racing. Churchill Downs president Kevin Flanery said track is still considering adding the machines but is taking a cautious approach in the Louisville ...

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  9. Medal Count among those running on a heavy stakes SaturdayRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | USA Today

    ... races Saturday in Kentucky. There's a smorgasbord of stakes - served well-done - Saturday afternoon both at Churchill Downs (four on dirt) and Kentucky Downs (three on grass). Trainer Dale Romans is in three stakes at Churchill and two at Kentucky ...

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  10. Weekend Traffic Outlook Sept. 5-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... be confined to just two driving lanes and one exit lane for Court Ave. and 10th Street in Jeffersonville. Churchill Downs will begin their September meet starting Friday night with Downs After Dark. Expect additional traffic delays around the track ...

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  11. Kentucky Derby Tickets Retailer DerbyBox.com Adds Ticket Selector Feature to WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | BayStreet.ca

    ... of price and seating location for the next Kentucky Derby, which is set to be hosted on May 2, 2015 in Churchill Downs. Clients only need to hover over each white box - each of which represents a seating section - to obtain a price range, covered ...

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  12. Churchill Downs Incorporated Names William C. Carstanjen Chief Executive OfficerRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The board of directors of Churchill Downs Incorporated named William C. Carstanjen as the Company's 12th Chief Executive Officer , a position held by Robert L. Evans since August 2006.

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  13. The411 with Sherlene Shanklin: Muhammad Ali Center's benefit concert featuring Bruno MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | WHAS11

    ... the economic boost by selling out the venues. There's also a surge of things to do from spending the day at Churchill Downs to walking down Main Street taking in museums like the Frazier Historical, Louisville Slugger to the Muhammad Ali Center. All ...

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  14. Courts - Kentucky Supreme Court 'to hear case involving iconic Louisville eatery'Read the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Indiana Law Blog

    She had reached 425 pounds by 2007 -- on a five-foot-four frame -- when she claims she was fired from the iconic Wagner's Pharmacy near Churchill Downs because of her weight.

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  15. Last minute details on IronmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | WHAS11

    ... section in La Grange. Finally, the marathon, the last leg, takes competitors south from Waterfront Park by Churchill Downs with the turnaround near Iroquis Park. The race officially ends at midnight. Any competitor who doesn't finish by then is ...

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  16. State Supreme Court to hear case involving iconic Louisville eateryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... by 2007 -- on a five-foot-four frame -- when she claims she was fired from the iconic Wagner's Pharmacy near Churchill Downs because of her weight. In a lawsuit filed that year, Pennington claimed it is unlawful to discriminate against an employee ...

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  17. Majestic Harbor sharp for $1 million Pacific ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | USA Today

    ... and it's obviously paying dividends now. Majestic Harbor, trained for most of his career by Paul McGee at Churchill Downs and the Fair Grounds, has always been highly regarded but never won a stakes until this year in an injury-hampered career. A ...

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  18. U.S. Bank adds two area sports-industry leaders to its advisory boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Business Journal

    According to a news release from U.S. Bank NA, a subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp , William "Bill" Mudd , CFO of Churchill Downs Inc., and Gary Ulmer , president of the Louisville Bats, have been appointed to the bank's Louisville advisory board.

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  19. Former Monmouth Park announcer Larry Collmus moving to NYRAFormer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Courier News

    ... CEO and President Chris Kay said. "With our addition of Larry Collmus, we have another." His departure means Churchill Downs starts another search for a race caller. Collmus' successor will be the Louisville track's third announcer in three years. ...

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  20. Collmus Departs Churchill Downs At Year EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    Churchill Downs track announcer Larry Collmus is stepping down to take a similar position with the New York Racing Association, at its 3 tracks-- Aqueduct, Saratoga, and Belmont Park.

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