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  1. New York OTB board votes to delay shutdown

    Matt Hegarty

    The board of directors of the bankrupt NYC Off-Track Betting Corporation voted on Friday afternoon to delay a plan to close until the state Senate convenes on Tuesday to consider a bill that would allow the company to implement a reorganization plan.

    Story | Conversation | December 03, 2010
  2. New York OTB on verge of shutdown

    Matt Hegarty

    The board of the bankrupt New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation on Wednesday approved a plan that would allow the company to cease operating at the close of business on Friday, ratcheting up the stakes for legislators.

    Story | Conversation | December 01, 2010
  3. With OTB under threat of shutdown, New York legislature goes into...

    Matt Hegarty

    The New York legislature goes into special session today under a request by Gov. David Paterson to pass legislation that would enable NYC Off Track Betting Corp. to implement several controversial measures as part of its bankruptcy reorganization.

    Story | Conversation | November 28, 2010
  4. New York OTB plan may cut industry funds

    Matt Hegarty

    New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation will develop a comprehensive restructuring plan over the next 30 days that will likely include proposed cuts in the amount of money that the state's racing industries receive from the company's betting revenue.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2010
  5. New York City OTB will remain open

    Matt Hegarty

    The parlors and account-wagering operation run by New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation will remain open this week and for at least another year after the corporation on Saturday backed away for a second time from a plan to shut down.

    Story | Conversation | April 17, 2010
  6. New York City OTB will remain open for now

    Matt Hegarty

    New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation postponed a plan to close on Sunday by at least a week after officials said state's legislators have shown progress in devising a plan to shore up the company's financial position, at least temporarily.

    Story | Conversation | April 09, 2010
  7. N.Y. legislators seek to avert OTB closure

    Matt Hegarty

    New York legislators will be greeted with more than a dozen bills designed to address the financial plight of the bankrupt New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation when they return to session on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2010
  8. New York City Off-Track Betting Corp., OTB, Gov. David Paterson, ...

    Matt Hegarty

    New York City Off-Track Betting Corp., the state-owned agency that has a monopoly on taking offtrack parimutuel bets from residents of New York's five boroughs, has an operating deficit of $38 million, according to an audit.

    Story | Conversation | August 14, 2009
  9. Company updates Big A casino plan

    Matt Hegarty

    Delaware North Cos., the racetrack and casino operator, is updating its plans for a casino at Aqueduct racetrack in New York City but has still not finalized an agreement with the state on the casino's operation.

    Story | Conversation | February 27, 2009
  10. New York OTB deal may spur changes

    Matt Hegarty

    The takeover of New York City Off-Track Betting Corp. by the state of New York may result in sweeping recommendations to overhaul the offtrack betting system, legislative and racing officials said Monday.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2008
  11. New York City backs merger of OTB, NYRA

    Matt Hegarty

    The City of New York would support a merger between its New York City Off Track Betting Corporation, the largest bet-taker in the U.S., and the three tracks operated by the New York Racing Association, according to a paper distributed by deputy mayor Dani

    Story | Conversation | December 01, 2006
  12. OTB won't open Easter

    Matt Hegarty

    New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation has decided to keep its betting parlors closed this Easter Sunday, seven days after the company disregarded a warning from state regulators not to open on Palm Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2003
  13. NTRA calls on Giuliani for help

    Matt Hegarty

    The National Thoroughbred Racing Association will hire the consulting firm headed by former New York city mayor Rudolph Giuliani to oversee restoration of the sport's image in the wake of the Breeders' Cup pick six scandal, industry officials said Tuesday

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2002
  14. OTB sale removed from NYC budget

    Matt Hegarty

    A $250 million revenue projection from the sale of New York City Off-Track Betting was removed from the city budget just before it was passed late Wednesday, city officials said Friday.

    Story | Conversation | December 22, 2001
  15. Sale of NYC OTB seems unlikely

    Matt Hegarty

    Racing and legislative leaders expressed doubts on Friday that the state would be able to proceed on New York City's plan to sell New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation, citing the vast amount of manpower and work being consumed by the effort to addr

    Story | Conversation | September 21, 2001
  16. Dispute in sale of city OTB to Magna

    Matt Hegarty

    Dispute in sale of city OTB to Magna

    Story | Conversation | August 10, 2001