Maywood Park Could Go Up For Sale in Delayed Blago Ripple Effect

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 || Originally Published: Chicago Sun-Times || 5/11/15 || By Jon Seidel Two historic Chicago-area horse-racing endeavors could be going up for sale in a delayed ripple effect of the scandal that brought down former Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Balmoral Racing Club and Maywood Park Trotting Association would have until the end of June to find a broker to market and sell their … Continue reading Maywood Park Could Go Up For Sale in Delayed Blago Ripple Effect

Maywood Park Bankrupt–Wall Street Journal Reports

Maywood Park, the horseracing track located in Melrose Park, has filed for bankruptcy. Photo by stadiumsusa.com. Tuesday, January 13, 2015 || Originally Published: 1/9/15: Wall Street Journal || Katy Stech Lawyers who recently put the Balmoral Racing Club outside Chicago into bankruptcy are preparing to fight the $82 million penalty that hit the horse-racing operation over an alleged bribery scheme involving disgraced ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Balmoral … Continue reading Maywood Park Bankrupt–Wall Street Journal Reports