Obituary: Charles H. McKenney III

Obituary: Charles H. McKenney III

Charles H. “Bud” McKenney III, 84, of Abington, passed April 10, 2017. Son of the late Charles and Mary Ethel McKenney of Brockton. A skilled runner in his youth, he ran in three Boston Marathons. After serving in the navy during the Korean War, he returned to marry...
Gerard P. Neviackas Obituary

Gerard P. Neviackas Obituary

NEVIACKAS, Gerard P. Food Distribution Manager 63, of Wrentham, passed peacefully on March 28, 2017 in Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston. Born in Boston on February 2, 1954, he was a son of the late Philip T. and Helen C. (Nawoichyk) Neviackas. Gerard was...
Wynn Casino Update Meeting for Suffolk Workers

Wynn Casino Update Meeting for Suffolk Workers

Just wanted to remind everyone who has and had work ties to Suffolk Downs that Wynn Casino is hosting on Saturday April 29th from 9AM to Noon at the East Boston Hilton Garden. They are calling this a Suffolk Downs Backstretch Workers Event for job applications.
200-acre horse park may be developed in Spencer

200-acre horse park may be developed in Spencer

By Kim Ring Telegram & Gazette Staff SPENCER – Spencer is the leading contender for a multi-use horse park that would include an equestrian center with stadium seating, a racetrack for thoroughbred horses and boarding stables....
New England HBPA 2017 Newsletter

New England HBPA 2017 Newsletter

Dear Members We are writing to update you on some recent events. First and foremost, we wanted to speak to the rumors about the potential sale of Suffolk Downs. This possibility should come as no surprise, as it has been part of conversations since 2014. Management of...
Carlos (King of the Fairs) Figueroa has passed away

Carlos (King of the Fairs) Figueroa has passed away

We are all deeply saddened to announce that trainer Carlos (King of the Fairs) Figueroa passed away today. He was one of the oldest and best trainers and will be missed. Our thoughts are with his wife Pearl and all his friends and family. Service Information Carlos...