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International Festival Barn Notes: Saturday, August 11, 2012

In Today's Notes: France's Bayrir Due In Tonight on First of Five Festival Flights; Arlington-based Festival Prospects Work Saturday; Graham Ties Torres for Lead in Jockeys' Standings Friday

International Festival of Racing Pre-Entries Announced

In Today's Notes: Eleven Top Turf Runners Pre-Entered for Arlington Million XXX; Ten Grass-Favoring Fillies and Mares Set for Beverly D; Secretariat Stakes Shaping Up With Nine Sophomores Likely; Inaugural American St. Leger Attracts Full Field of 14

Barn Notes: Thursday, August 09, 2012

In Today's Notes: Irish Eyes Focus on Ballyroan Stakes at Leopardstown Thursday; Fires Firming Up for Arlington's 3rd Jockey Legends Race Aug. 17

Two Illinois Owners Stakes Tops Saturday's Card

With international horses slated to take center stage for the Aug.

Road to the 2012 Arlington Million - Vol. VI: Wednesday, August 8, 2012

TREASURE BEACH POSITIONED TO ADD TO MILLION-SECRETARIAT LEGACY
All systems remain on 'go' for the British-bred European-based Treasure Beach to add his name to the historical connection between the Arlington Million and the Secretariat Stakes.

Barn Notes: Sunday, August 5, 2012

In Today's Notes: Gold Edge, All Her Class Looking at Lassie Following Lisa M; Arlington-Washington Futurity Tabbed for 'Muppet', Triple Cross; Jockey Miguel Mena Scores Saturday Hat Trick at Arlington

Gold Edge, Muppet Man Share Saturday Stakes Honors

The first 2-year-old stakes races of the season in Chicago went to favorites as Dolphus Morrison's Gold Edge captured the $67,100 Lisa M Stakes for fillies and Curtis Green's Muppet Man scored in the open counterpart, the $66,700 Meadowlake Stakes.

Barn Notes: Saturday, August 04, 2012

In Today's Notes: Danny Miller Readies Romacaca for Upcoming Beverly D. Stakes; Jockey Edgar Perez; Trainers Berndt, Bennett Win Twice Friday

Barn Notes: Friday, August 03, 2012

In Today's Notes: Romans' Invaders Trying to Conquer International Festival; Rosemary Rides Thursday Triple; Kirby Tallies Twice; Catalano, Calabrese Team Up Again in Saturday's Lisa M Stakes; Jorge Velasquez Rode 6,000th Winner 23 years ago at Arlington

Barn Notes: Thursday, August 02, 2012

In Today's Notes: Jockey Brandon Meier Ready for Return to Riding Friday; Hall of Fame Jockey Earlie Fires Preparing for Retired Riders' Race; Arlington's Eighth Race Saturday to Benefit 'Galloping Out'

Road To The 2012 Arlington Million Vol. V - Wednesday, August 1, 2012

ARLINGTON'S INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF RACING LOOMS ON AUG. 18; LARGEST LIST OF EUROPEAN RUNNERS IN ITS HISTORY APPEARS LIKELY

Barn Notes: Sunday, July 29, 2012

In Today's Notes: Arlington Million Prospect Afsare Earns an 'A' in York Run July 28; Stars to Shine Lights Up Likely Field for Beverly D.; Seth Scores Saturday Hat Trick to Tie for Third in Jock Standings; Roger Brueggemann Saddles Training Double Saturday

Barn Notes: Saturday, July 28, 2012

In Today's Notes: Chris Block: Suntracer Shining as American St. Leger Possibility; Jockeys Jeffrey Sanchez, Tim Thornton Ride Friday Doubles; Calumet Farm's Citation Retired at Arlington 61 Years Ago 

Barn Notes: Friday, July 27, 2012

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In Today's Notes: Catalano Cops a Quartet of Wins Thursday at Arlington; Jockey Miguel Mena Makes His Mark Scoring Thursday Triple

Barn Notes: Thursday, July 26, 2012

ARLINGTON BUGLER JEAN LAURENZ: WATCHING THE MAKING OF A STAR
What a pleasure it has been over the last few summers for Arlington's guests to watch the musical growth of bugler Jean Laurenz, and lately her star just seems to keep on rising.

Road To The 2012 Arlington Million Vol. IV: Wednesday, July 25, 2012

GOSDEN-TRAINED COLOMBIAN NOW POSSIBLE FOR ARLINGTON MILLION; MAMMA MIA! – BEATRICE AURORE LATEST FILLY LIKELY FOR BEVERLY D.

Barn Notes: Sunday, July 22, 2012

In Today's Notes: Jockey Constantino Roman Captures First Graded Stakes Win; Rosemary Records Riding Triple at Arlington Saturday; Arlington Pick-4 Returns $29,871 Saturday

La Tia Wires Grade III Arlington Oaks

Hernandez Racing Club's Illinois-bred filly La Tia remained perfect in three starts as a 3-year-old and in three starts racing on Polytrack by wiring six open company rivals in the Grade III $150,000 Arlington Oaks.

Barn Notes: Saturday, July 21, 2012

LaSala's Last Career Mount Million Preview Day? – Maybe Not
Ceremonies ensued immediately after veteran Chicago-based jockey Jerry LaSala rode Arapaho Royal's Royal Alluvial in the seventh race on Arlington's Million Preview Day July 14. Why? The popular homegrown rider – born, raised and always a resident of the Windy City – had announced just days earlier that he was retiring from the saddle effective as soon as he jumped off that mount.

Barn Notes: Friday, July 20, 2012

In Today's Notes: Willcox Inn Returns to Arlington in Sunday's Feature Attraction; Winner Pays $163.60 in Thursday's Arlington Finale