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2014-2015 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

Six highly motivated and academically talented college students will share in total scholarship awards of $16,000 presented by Harness Tracks of America.  “This year’s winners emerged from an exceptionally strong field of applicants,” stated HTA President Paul Fontaine.  “With the … Continue reading

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ROB PENNINGTON NAMED 2013 HANOVER SHOE FARMS/HTA GROOM OF THE YEAR

Rob Pennington, a native of Marion, Ohio, has been named 2013 Groom of the Year in the annual competition sponsored by Hanover Shoe Farms and Harness Tracks of America (“HTA”). Now a resident of Allentown, New Jersey, Pennington works full … Continue reading

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2014-2015 HTA SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT

The Harness Tracks of America College Scholarship Fund is offering three, $5,000 scholarships for post-secondary education to students actively involved in the sport of harness racing or to the children of harness racing professionals (living or deceased), including licensed drivers, … Continue reading

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NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR 2013 “GROOM OF THE YEAR” AWARD

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2013 “Groom of the Year” Award. The award, sponsored annually by Harness Tracks of America and Hanover Shoe Farms, recognizes the unsung heroes of the sport, the grooms who maintain the health and welfare … Continue reading

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House Bill 1235

Pennsylvania State Representative Tina Davis introduced a bill to legislative committee on Monday that would legalize online gambling within the commonwealth. Spearheaded by Davis, House Bill 1235 is co-sponsored by eleven other Pennsylvania legislators including Thomas Caltagirone, Rosita Youngblood, Dom Costa, William Kortz, Vanessa Lowery Brown, RoseMarie Swanger, Mark Cohen, Ed … Continue reading

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