Sold-Out Crowd Attends Final Races At Arlington International RacecourseAfter nearly a century, Arlington International Racecourse is closing, after the racetrack held its final races on Saturday.
Arlington International Racecourse Closing This Weekend With Uncertain FutureAfter nearly a century, time is winding up on the horse racing dynasty at Arlington Park.
Two Emmys Pulls Upset To Win What Will Likely Be Last Run Of Former Arlington Million Race At Arlington International RacecourseSaturday marked what will likely be the final turn for the race formerly known as the Arlington Million.
Arlington International Racecourse Plans To Lay Off 237 Employees Next MonthArlington International Racecourse has notified the State of Illinois of its plans to lay off 237 employees next month.
Some Residents Say A Bears Move To Arlington Heights Would Benefit Community, Others Say It Would Bring Unwelcome Traffic And CrowdsThe Chicago Bears announced Thursday that they have placed a bid to buy Arlington International Racecourse. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar went to Arlington Heights Thursday to see how the idea sat with residents there.
Bears Proposed Moving From Chicago, Possibly To Gary, In 1995 -- Leading To Huge Fight Between Mayor Richard M. Daley And Team BrassThe Bears considered moving out of Chicago in 1995 with several proposals - including one that would have sent them to Gary, Indiana – and it to a big fight between team executives and Mayor Richard M. Daley.
Chicago Bears Bid To Buy Arlington International RacecourseThe race track in Arlington Heights is about 30 miles away from Soldier Field, so Bears fans in Chicago would still be within easy traveling distance of a potential new stadium.
Proposals Due Tuesday For Land At Arlington RacetrackDespite the sale of the 326-acre property, the track is still moving ahead with its horse race schedule through the end of September.
Tower Show Productions, Organizer Of Huge Holiday Craft Show Benefiting Lambs Farm, Is Accused Of Shutting Down And Leaving Artists High And DryOrganizers of a large suburban holiday craft show are accused of closing up operations and leaving artists out of thousands of dollars.
July Horseracing Tickets At Arlington Go On Sale Wednesday At NoonThe 94-year-old race track is currently up for sale.
Arlington International Racecourse Reopening FridayThe facility was forced to close for a couple months last year due to the pandemic, but resumed horse races in July.