The 2012 racing application for Pinnacle has been withdrawn.
Larry Julian on October 5, 2011 advised the MGCB that circumstances beyond his control have made impossible to meet deadlines. Larry expressed his appreciation to HBPA for their support and cooperation received from MGCB while he attempted to meet application requirements. Larry went on to say ” I remain positive that Pinnacle will again be a premier racing facility with additional gaming and remain optimistic in its future”.
And the saddening and more than sickening situation that affects all Thoroughbred Horsemen/Women continues on. Continue reading
Detroit Free Press
Posted: Nov. 5, 2010
New casino opening catches many off guard.www.baymillsnews.com, tribal chairman Jeff Parker announced the opening.
Filed under Breaking News, Detroit News, Government, Huron Township Michigan, Michigan News, Michigan Politics, New Boston Michigan, News, Pinnacle Race Course, Politics, Sports, The Michigan Gaming Control Board
Sunday is the last Live Racing Day for the 2010 season. A season filled with much anxiety, stress and uncertainty.
State Officials use the Law finally to help a Troubled Business Officials from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation – the state’s flagship economic development agency – changed their mind about not giving a now-financially troubled race track millions in tax subsidies. This came after an original rejection of the deal by the MEDC led to queries from top Wayne County executives and the governor’s office.
Thank God somebody has come to their senses.
DEMANDS, DEMANDS, DEMANDS
$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$, More $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$, More $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$
I thought maybe a funeral march was in order in the back round for this blog, considering the Huron Township article is talking about our so-called FATE. Envisioning Jerry Campbell singing this not of a woman but Pinnacle.
HURON TWP: Questions surface regarding fate of Pinnacle Race Course (with videos)
The time and date for Chairman Ed Boike’s meeting is still being worked out, said the source, who agreed to speak to Crain’s on condition of anonymity.
After all the Governor wants to kill us off anyway.
Published: Tuesday, August 03, 2010