30th Anniversary Of Arlington Park FireFriday marks 30 years since one of the biggest fires in Chicago-area history.
Horse Triggers Fire Alarm At Arlington ParkResponding firefighters found no smoke or flames, and after investigating determined a horse had activated the alarm when the animal chewed through wires for the alarm system.
Contract Dispute Settled At Arlington Park Racetrack A contract settlement has avoided a disruption of the season at the Arlington Park racetrack.
Chicagoland's Best Horse Racing TracksHorse racing tracks are a Chicago tradition than can be fun for family and friends. Why not check out some of the great tracks in the Chicagoland area?
Jockey Found Dead At Churchill DownsMichael Baze, the 24-year old jockey who rode this year's Kentucky Derby second-place finisher to his only win was found dead in his vehicle Tuesday at Churchill Downs.
Mayor Can Tolerate Slots; Fears Track ClosureArlington Heights Village President Arlene Mulder is so worried that Arlington Park might close that she “can tolerate” slot machines at the track.
Former Groom Gets Probation For Fondling HorseA former groom who fondled a female racehorse at Arlington Park Racetrack avoided prison Wednesday when a Cook County judge placed him on probation and ordered him to undergo counseling.
Debate Rages On Slot Machines At RacetrackOpponents and supporters of slot machines at Arlington Park squared off at a public meeting Wednesday.
Slot Machines Coming To Arlington Racetrack?The community will soon get to weigh in on a plan to install slot machines at the racetrack in Arlington Heights.
Secretariat: The Chicago ConnectionThe opening of the movie "Secretariat" is Thursday and tells the story of the legendary thoroughbred nation-grabbing Triple Crown win. But there is a local angle in the success of Secretariat.