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Ohio's 1st thoroughbred track nears end of racing as gaming company moves it to new racino
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Saturday, April 26, 2014 6:11 AM EDT
Ohio's first thoroughbred racetrack is squeezing in a few more events before horse racing there comes to an end next weekend after 91 years.
Penn National Gaming is moving the facility's thoroughbred racing to a new track near Youngstown that will also have slots-like video terminals. It will be one of several so-called racinos around Ohio.
Beulah Park was founded in 1923. Its last day of racing is scheduled May 3, with the annual Derby Day celebration.
Information from: The Columbus Dispatch, http://www.dispatch.com