12.17.2007

Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack Hosts Table Games Charity Events

Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack will host two table games charity events on Monday, December 17 and Tuesday, December 18, 2007 from 4pm-8pm in their newly renovated gaming floor.

10.24.2007

Delaware North Travel Hospitality Services Recognized as Leader in Dishing Out Regional and Local Fare at Airports

Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services received high praise in a recent issue of renowned travel magazine, Condé Nast, which profiled premier airport dining operations around the country. Travel Hospitality Services had four concepts profiled by accredited travel writer Joe Brancatelli who compiled the list to feature those options focused on regional and local fare.

10.15.2007

Wheeling Island Racetrack & Gaming Center Announces Charity Poker Events

Wheeling Island Racetrack & Gaming Center announces they will host two charity poker events on Monday, October 15 and Tuesday, October 16, 2007 from 4pm-8pm in their newly constructed Poker Room.

08.27.2007

Delaware North Companies Sportservice Garners Recognition in PETA List of Top Vegetarian Friendly Ballparks

Delaware North Companies Sportservice, a global leader in food, beverage and retail management, has garnered significant recognition in the annual ranking of the top vegetarian friendly Major League ballparks recently released by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

07.24.2007

Southland Park Gaming & Racing Distributes $276,332.38 For Use By Local Governments And Youth Programs

This morning, Southland Park Gaming & Racing President Barry J. Baldwin and Vice President and General Manager Troy Keeping delivered more than $276,332 in funds generated by greyhound racing to city and county officials. 

07.12.2007

Southland Park Gaming & Racing Honors The Rev. Fred Parker And Betty Parker As First Southland Park Community Champions

Southland Park Gaming & Racing, a longtime cornerstone of the West Memphis community, this evening honored the Rev. Fred Parker and his wife, Betty, as the first "Southland Park Community Champions."

03.12.2007

Delaware North Chairman & Ceo Donates $1 Million To World -Renowned Cancer Institute

Jeremy Jacobs, chairman and CEO of global hospitality company Delaware North Companies and owner of the Boston Bruins, has provided a $1 million gift with his family to support an endowed chair in Immunology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) in Buffalo, NY. The gift was made to RPCI’s Leaders for Life endowment campaign in honor of Jacobs’ brother, the late Dr. Lawrence D. Jacobs, an internationally renowned immunology researcher who died in 2001.

01.25.2007

Delaware North Companies Sportservice Donates $5,000 To Help Boys & Girls In Northern Nevada

Delaware North Companies Sportservice recently contributed $5,000 to the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows in Northern Nevada. The money will help ease the cost of programming expenses at seven site locations of the Boys & Girls Club in the Reno-Sparks community. Delaware North Companies Sportservice is proud to donate the money to a club known as "The Positive Place for Kids." 

01.11.2007

Remembrance Service To Mark 40th Anniversary Of Apollo 1

On Saturday, January 27, 2007, at 10:00 a.m., The Astronauts Memorial Foundation (AMF) will conduct a ceremony to honor the crew of Apollo 1 on the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 1 accident. The Astronauts Memorial Foundation honors and memorializes all astronauts who have sacrificed their lives for the nation and the space program. The public ceremony will be held at the Space Mirror Memorial at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.