Tag: Monmouth Park

Rain Doesn’t Dampen Enthusiasm at Monmouth Park Opening Day

By Bill Denver/EQUI-PHOTO Despite rainy weather, 11,959 racing fans came to Monmouth Park on Mother’s Day to kick of the horse-racing season. Live racing continues on weekends in May and...

May 18, 2017 | comments

Monmouth Park Racetrack Bets On Food & Drink

By John Burton OCEANPORT – The operators of Monmouth Park thoroughbred racetrack said it’s not just about horseracing and gaming; it’s now also about the food. In the five years...

May 13, 2017 | comments

Monmouth Park Continues To Bet On Gambling

By John Burton OCEANPORT – rejection of last month’s gambling ballot referendum has Monmouth Park supporters continuing to look for ways to maintain the racetrack’s viability. And that viability continues...

December 5, 2016 | comments

Restaurant Review: Blu Grotto Ristorante

  Blu Grotto Ristorante Rating: Very Good  We decided to gamble and visit the recently opened Blu Grotto Ristorante, because the odds on a new restaurant having worked out start-up...

September 8, 2016 | comments

November Vote May Not Change Monmouth Park’s Odds

By John Burton OCEANPORT – While Monmouth Park continues to face its challenges and has support for its continuing existence, there is doubt the proposed voter referendum on gambling will...

September 6, 2016 | comments

Monmouth Park Kicks Off Season

New This Year: Exchange Wagering By John Burton OCEANPORT – Operators of Monmouth Park have some plans for the coming season and big hopes that voters will endorse gaming outside...

May 16, 2016 | comments

Ninth Annual Shore Chef Crab Cake Cook-Off

THE NINTH ANNUAL Shore Chef Crab Cake Cook-Off was held last weekend at Monmouth Park in Oceanport. Some 15 vendors competed for the best crab cake award and the coveted...

August 20, 2015 | comments

Senate Honors Haskell; Track Negotiating Pharoah’s Return, MP Hoping For $1M ...

OCEANPORT – The New Jersey State Senate  honored Monmouth Park, Dennis Drazin and all those involved in this year’s Aug. 2 William Haskell Invitational  for their contributions in executing what...

August 19, 2015 | comments

Kortney Rose Foundation Hits $1M Mark

  Work inspired by 9-year-old Oceanport girl By Carol Gorga Williams / Photos by Jaclyn Shugard OCEANPORT – As 540 walkers and runner took their mark at a fun run...

August 14, 2015 | comments

Monmouth Park Honored on Senate Floor

AMERICAN PHAROAH WASN’T the only winner on Haskell Day. Sens. Joseph Kyrillos, Jennifer Beck and Steven Sweeney presented a special resolution on the Senate floor Thursday praising Dennis Drazin and...

August 13, 2015 | comments

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