Thoroughbred Simulcasting Returns Jan. 1 at Rosecroft Raceway Read more

Thoroughbred Simulcasting Returns Jan. 1 at Rosecroft Raceway

THOROUGHBRED SIMULCASTING RETURNS TO ROSECROFT RACEWAY ON JANUARY 1 (Fort Washington, MD – December 18, 2012) Thoroughbred simulcasting will return to Rosecroft Raceway on January 1, 2013 for the first time in nearly three years under an agreement announced today at the monthly Maryland Racing Commission meeting at Laurel Park. The agreement between Rosecroft Raceway, […]

Maryland Standardbred Horsemen Support Penn National’s Application for 2013 Dates Read more

Maryland Standardbred Horsemen Support Penn National’s Application for 2013 Dates

For Immediate Release: Contact: Thomas Cooke, 202-549-7477 Sharon Roberts, 301-520-3332  Maryland Standardbred Horsemen Support Penn National’s Application for 2013 Dates November 13, 2012 Fort Washington, MD—The Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Associated announced its’ support of Penn National Gaming’s application for 2013. “We are very happy that Penn National has applied for dates in 2013,” said Thomas […]

Penn National Applies for 2013 Race Dates Read more

Penn National Applies for 2013 Race Dates

ROSECROFT APPLIES FOR 54 LIVE RACING DATES IN 2013 (Fort Washington, MD – November 11) Rosecroft Raceway has submitted a 54-date live racing schedule for 2013 to the Maryland Racing Commission. The schedule, along with year-long simulcast approvals, will be voted on by the Commission at its November 20 meeting. This will mark the third […]

Ralph Hayward Memorial Service Read more

Ralph Hayward Memorial Service

A memorial service for Ralph Hayward will be held at St. Barnabas Church, 5203 Saint Barnabas Road, Temple Hills, MD 20748, on Friday, November 2, 2012. A repast (visitation for all friends and family) will be held from 4:30 PM in the hall behind the large church. A memorial service will follow at 6:30 PM […]

CSOA Director Ralph Hayward, passes Read more

CSOA Director Ralph Hayward, passes

Fort Washington, MD — Prominent Maryland breeder and owner Ralph Hayward passed away October 21, 2012. Mr. Hayward was born April 13, 1930 in Kingston, Pennsylvania. Ralph joined the United States Army at the age of 17 after graduating from Kingston High School, Ralph later switched over to the United States Air Force to continue […]

ROSECROFT FALL MEET RACING APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE Read more

ROSECROFT FALL MEET RACING APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE

ROSECROFT FALL MEET RACING APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE Live meet to commence September 15 (Fort Washington, MD – August 13) – Applications for Rosecroft Raceway’s 29 day fall harness meet are now available on-line.    Live racing will commence Saturday, September 15 and run every Tuesday and Saturday evening through December 22.    First race is 7:25 p.m. […]

Washington Post Blog Article – Racing to continue at Rosecroft, unless gambling comes to National Harbor Read more

Washington Post Blog Article – Racing to continue at Rosecroft, unless gambling comes to National Harbor

Racing to continue at Rosecroft, unless gambling comes to National Harbor By John Wagner Penn National Gaming said Tuesday that it has committed to another two years of live racing at Rosecroft Raceway in Prince George’s County — if a casino isn’t approved at nearby National Harbor. A scene from Rosecroft Raceway in Prince George’s […]

Penn National Extends Live Racing Contract For Rosecroft Read more

Penn National Extends Live Racing Contract For Rosecroft

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Chris McErlean – (717) 469-3313 Thomas Cooke – (202) 549-7477 Sharon Roberts (301) 567-9636 Penn National Extends Live Racing Contract For Rosecroft Harness Racing Industry Survives In Maryland Oxon Hill, Maryland (August 7, 2012)—Penn National Gaming has agreed to a two year contract extension to continue live harness racing at Rosecroft […]