California Chrome polished off the competition in Kentucky and may well have helped some locals take a shine to handicapping. Western Region OTB reports total wagering for Saturday’s Churchill Downs races including the Kentucky Derby topped out at a record $2.17 million.
Darien Lake's 51st season opens this Saturday. Along with the usual upgrades, that park has instituted a three-pronged Happiness Guaranteed program. It entails Sunny Day, Short-line and Ride Service Guarantees.
Third-party logistics leader ROAR Logistics Inc. has purchased Phoenix-based Legend Transportation Group for an undisclosed price. ROAR Logistics is a subsidiary of Rich Products Corp.
Licensed real estate agent Paul Blake has opened Blake Realty Group LLC, an independent real estate brokerage firm serving Western New York and focusing on the South Buffalo community.
Batavia's United Memorial Medical Center has received designation as a Stroke Center from the New York State Department of Health.