Suffolk Operator to Lease Great Barrington Fairgrounds

Suffolk Operator to Lease Great Barrington Fairgrounds

Reprinted from Bloodhorse Deal should lead to increased racing dates in New England. Sterling Suffolk Racecourse, the company that operates Thoroughbred racing at Suffolk Downs, has reached a long-term lease agreement with the owners of Great Barrington Fairgrounds to...
Archie Ricciardi Passed Away

Archie Ricciardi Passed Away

The NEHBPA is sad to announce the passing of Trainer Archie Ricciardi.  Here is his obituary and funeral arrangements: Artilio (Archie) Ricciardi, of Quincy, passed away May 4th, 2018, after a long struggle with cancer. Born 1931 in Quincy, he was a graduate from...
Charlie Assimakopolous  Has Passed Away

Charlie Assimakopolous Has Passed Away

We are sad to announce the passing of Charlie Assimakopolous. Visiting Hours will be: Hours: 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M May 20, 2018 Lavery Chartrand Alario Funeral Home 99 Summer Street Fitchburg, Mass 01420  ...
NEWSLETTER – September 2017

NEWSLETTER – September 2017

HBPA testifies on Massachusetts Gaming Commission legislation to revamp racing laws as the future of horse racing draws competing interests at State House legislative hearing As Suffolk Downs prepares for its final weekend of racing in 2017 and looks ahead to its...