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Union Rags comes up along the inside during the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park - Elmont, NY - Jun 9, 2012 (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Belmont Stakes Revives Talk Of Casino Near Belmont Park

The thrills and economic boost of Saturday’s Belmont Stakes horse race have revived talk of bringing a casino to Belmont Park, WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported.

06/11/2012

Exercise rider Jonny Garcia takes Triple Crown Hopefull I'll Have Another over the track in preparation for the 144th Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 6, 2012. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Belmont Stakes Big Boon For Long Island Businesses

The Belmont Stakes is this weekend and Long Island is already counting the blessings of having one of the largest sporting events in the world in the Tri-State Area.

06/06/2012