Tag: Sports betting

What Will Sports Betting Mean to Oceanport?

By Jay Cook |  OCEANPORT – As hundreds of New Jerseyans placed their first legal sports bets at Monmouth Park Racetrack’s new state-of-the-art sports book Thursday, Sabino Portella was preparing...

June 24, 2018 | comments

Monmouth Park Leads the Way for NJ Sports Betting

By Jay Cook | OCEANPORT – Gov. Phil Murphy placed the first legal sports bets in New Jersey history June 14, but 35-year-old Woodland Park resident Rob Chompsky owns a...

June 24, 2018 | comments

Sports Betting Legalized in New Jersey

By Jay Cook | OCEANPORT – Get ready to place your bets. Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill legalizing sports betting statewide Monday afternoon, four days after state lawmakers put...

June 11, 2018 | comments

Little Silver’s Riccio Lauded in Sports Betting Decision

  By Jay Cook | LITTLE SILVER – Ronald J. Riccio can recall spending days at Monmouth Park as an eight-year-old boy, watching alongside his father and his father’s best...

May 17, 2018 | comments

Monmouth Park Victorious in Landmark Sports Betting Case

  By Jay Cook and Chris Rotolo OCEANPORT – Monmouth Park hedged its bets when no others were willing to and that risk will soon pay off as the 19th...

May 17, 2018 | comments

Monmouth Park Cheers Sports Betting Decision

By Chris Rotolo | OCEANPORT – Following seven years of legal battles the U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) announced its decision on Monday morning that Monmouth Park Racetrack had won its...

May 14, 2018 | comments

Oceanport Looks to 2018, With Concern For Monmouth Park

By Chris Rotolo | OCEANPORT — At Monday afternoon’s reorganization meeting it was clear the mayor and six-member Borough Council will be focused on horse racing subsidies in the new...

January 7, 2018 | comments

Local Lawyer Takes Racetrack’s Sports Betting Case To U.S. Supreme Court

By John Burton | LITTLE SILVER — The future of Monmouth Park could rest in the hands of lawyer and Two River area resident Ronald J. Riccio as he prepares...

August 8, 2017 | comments