I Want to Keep Aqueduct Racetrack


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When will the long-awaited redevelopment of the Big A become the "Big Ah?" It could be just 18 months away, if the last bidder is finally approved by the New York State Lottery. The VLT bidding process is now eight years along, under three different governors. Recently, the general public heard from the remaining bidder, […]

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Civic Association discusses the future of Aqueduct Racetrack


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The Ozone Tudor Civic Association held its monthly meeting on Wednesday, September 19 at Tudor Village Park in Ozone Park. Above, Larry Love (center, wearing necktie), who represents Assemblymember Audrey Pheffer, addresses locals on the continuing saga of Aqueduct Racetrack. Governor Eliot Spitzer recently issued a proposal to keep the track open, provided the New […]

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Aqueduct adds more permanent jobs


| smosco@queenscourier.com

As the nation focuses on the debt ceiling and Nassau County rejects another Coliseum proposal, Queens continues to improve its future with more potential jobs for residents. Resorts World Casino New York City (RWNY) and the New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) have reached an agreement for the developer of the Aqueduct Racino in South […]

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Aqueduct adds more permanent jobs


| smosco@queenscourier.com

As the nation focuses on the debt ceiling and Nassau County rejects another Coliseum proposal, Queens continues to improve its future with more potential jobs for residents. Resorts World Casino New York City (RWNY) and the New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) have reached an agreement for the developer of the Aqueduct Racino in South […]

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Aqueduct adds more permanent jobs


| smosco@queenscourier.com

As the nation focuses on the debt ceiling and Nassau County rejects another Coliseum proposal, Queens continues to improve its future with more potential jobs for residents. Resorts World Casino New York City (RWNY) and the New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) have reached an agreement for the developer of the Aqueduct Racino in South […]

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Aqueduct vendors ask for help


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Aqueduct Flea Market vendors gathered again last week to try to save their jobs. The Aqueduct Flea Market operates three days per week on the grounds of the racetrack. There is still no definite word on whether or not the Market will continue to operate on the racetrack’s grounds as Genting prepares to begin construction. […]

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