Neil Milbert

Articles (starting with the most recent):

Time to rename Illinois’ Night of Champions?

By Neil Milbert / September 29, 2021

With Arlington’s demise, Hawthorne will share dates evenly between standardbreds and thoroughbred in 2022

By Neil Milbert / September 26, 2021

Fox Valley Gemini looks to extend his Night of Champions legacy to five years at Hawthorne

By Neil Milbert / September 24, 2021

2022 Illinois dates dilemma: Hawthorne is the only applicant for both harness and thoroughbred dates in Chicago

By Neil Milbert / August 1, 2021

Hawthorne kicks off 2021 season

By Neil Milbert / May 6, 2021

Arlington closure will cause harness racing some whiplash in Illinois

By Neil Milbert / February 25, 2021

Reports of Balmoral’s revival are grossly overstated

By Neil Milbert / December 18, 2020

Hawthorne’s Night of Champions belongs to Fox Valley Gemini

By Neil Milbert / September 23, 2020

Illinois harness dates reduced to 63 cards in 2021

By Neil Milbert / September 18, 2020

Hawthorne racino approved

By Neil Milbert / August 2, 2020

Hawthorne reopening with cards Saturday and Sunday

By Neil Milbert / June 5, 2020

Illinois Racing Board establishes working equalization group to address impact of COVID-19

By Neil Milbert / April 26, 2020

Chicago racing legend Billy Johnston dead at 84

By Neil Milbert / April 3, 2020

Sweet home Chicago

By Neil Milbert / February 14, 2020

Significant hurdles to clear before Balmoral will rise again as a racetrack

By Neil Milbert / November 29, 2019

Alleged mob connection kills new Illinois harness track

By Neil Milbert / October 18, 2019

Illinois 2020 dates awarded

By Neil Milbert / September 25, 2019

Uncertainty in Illinois

By Neil Milbert / September 20, 2019

Leonard family chronicles

By Neil Milbert / September 11, 2019

“Handle and attendance were incredible” at Illinois State Fair

By Neil Milbert / August 23, 2019

Making history at Hawthorne

By Neil Milbert / July 26, 2019

Bridging the Breeds

By Neil Milbert / July 14, 2019

Chicago finally hits the jackpot

By Neil Milbert / June 7, 2019

Fox Valley Gemini looks to settle score Saturday in Illinois

By Neil Milbert / September 21, 2018

Sweet Home Chicago

By Neil Milbert / September 8, 2018
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