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Nov

Jennings Handicap, Marylander Stakes Top Saturday’s Card

LAUREL, MD. 11-29-12—Laurel Park will present nine races on Saturday afternoon, including two $100,000 stakes as co-features: the Marylander Stakes for 2-year-olds and the Jennings Handicap for 3-year-olds and up. Read more »

29
Nov

Ten Broeck Farm Wraps Up Successful Season in 2012

Pepperell, MA – November 28, 2012 – Ten Broeck Farm, a full service dressage training facility owned by Phil and Orintha Silva, completed a whirlwind 2012 season. In addition to teaching dressage and training young sporthorses, the season included hosting several large regional events, participating at select major shows, and providing the venue for shows and keurings sponsored by various equine organizations. Read more »

29
Nov

Twenty-Five Unnatural Wonders of the Western Roadside: Chisholm Trail Mural (Yukon, Oklahoma)

A handsome painted mural showing cowboys and cows passing through Oklahoma (which was then Indian Territory) on their way from Texas into Kansas in the late 1860s. Read more »

29
Nov

Twenty-Five Unnatural Wonders of the Western Roadside: Dinosaur Gardens (Vernal, Utah)

There are dinosaurs by the side of the road from coast to coast in America- some of them are so bug that you can climb a staircase and visit religious shrines inside their bodies- and there are dinosaur parks with dozens of fanciful specimens, some we have seen with Day-Glo tennis balls for eyes. Read more »

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Nov

Twenty-Five Unnatural Wonders of the Western Roadside: Corn Palace (Mitchell, South Dakota)

September is the best time to come see the Corn Palace, when the exterior wall space on this Byzantine edifice is freshly covered with multicolored corn cobs, oats, barley, sorghum grain, and assorted grasses- all precisely arranges to form immense murals. Read more »