Smilin Eli has been selected as the New Jersey Sire Stakes (NJSS) Premier Division Horse of the Year for 2013. The son of Muscles Yankee won all three of his NJSS starts at the Meadowlands, including the $150,000 championship finals in a career best and stakes-record matching 1:51.2.The award for NJSS Green Acres Division Horse of the Year went to 2-year-old pacing filly Ideal Helen, winner of all three of her major N.J.-sired stakes races at Freehold Raceway — the $61,900 Lou Babic Memorial Filly Final, $52,650 New Jersey Futurity and $25,000 NJSS Green Acres Final.These awards, which are voted on by the Sire Stakes Board of Trustees, are based only on performances in races for New Jersey-sired horses, including NJSS races and other N.J.-sired major stakes and futurities.Owned and bred by Nicholas Cimino of Pompano Beach, Fla., Smilin Eli is out of Cimino’s homebred mare Gerri’s Joy. Unraced at 2 years old, he won both his preliminary NJSS Premier Division legs in the first two races of his career.Smilin Eli compiled an overall 2013 record of four wins and 11 in-the-money finishes in 14 starts, with four seconds and three thirds. His purses earnings for the year totaled $638,629.In open competition, he was second in the $1-million Hambletonian at The Meadowlands and the $500,000 Colonial at Pocono, and third in the $500,000 Breeders Crown Final at Pocono.Ideal Helen, a daughter of Western Ideal out of the mare Armbro Nectarine, won six of her nine starts in N.J.-sired competition and was in the money in 11 of 14 starts overall, earning $125,736 for owner D. R. Van Witzenburg of Crest Hill, Ill.The awards will be presented on Jan. 26 at the 57th annual New Jersey Breeders Awards luncheon at Charley’s Other Brother in Easthampton. Tickets are $35. For reservations, call 609-984-4389.
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London rated best city for students Indian coffee magnate’s body found by river Philippines ‘fires off’ diplomatic protest over Chinese vessels circling Pag-asa Island Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike MOST READ Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements LATEST STORIES “Kana inyong gisul-ot inyong sweldo ug inyong gipangkuptan gikan na sa among buwis! Unya inyo ming pugngan?” she said.MORE STORIESnewsinfoPACC sets lifestyle check on PCSO board members, ex-GM BalutannewsinfoPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spikenewsinfoMartial law in Negros Oriental? AFP ‘studying situation’ on the groundMORE STORIESnewsinfoPACC sets lifestyle check on PCSO board members, ex-GM BalutannewsinfoPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spikenewsinfoMartial law in Negros Oriental? AFP ‘studying situation’ on the ground[Whatever you’re wearing now, your salaries, came from our taxes. Yet, you would not let us through.]In the end, the police overpowere the protesters, pushing them back to the Government Service Insurance System building, about 20 meters from the police camp.The group decided to disperse after realizing that there was no way for them to get near Camp Sergio Osmeña.Paglinawan condemned the move of the police, which he said, should have exercised maximum tolerance.ADVERTISEMENT PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities PLAY LIST 03:26PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities01:39Sotto open to discuss, listen to pros and cons of divorce bill06:02Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements01:50Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike01:49House seeks probe on ‘massive corruption’ in PCSO01:37PCSO estimates P250M in Lotto revenue loss due to suspension Bar test panel chairs for 2019, 2020 vow ‘very reasonable examination’ Dagupan church workers, parishioners back Villegas amid sedition raps “Wala man silay igong rason nganong dili mi nila paagihon. Igo rami mo agi padulong sa Fuente Circle. Wala mi gikuptan bisag usa nga makapasakit o makahatag og kagubot,” he said.[They had no reason not to let us pass. We were just heading to Fuente Osmeña Circle. We were not carrying any weapon.]But Supt. Arnel Libed, chie of the Regional Public Safety Battalion in Central Visayas, (RPSB 7), said they could not allow the Bayan members to get near PRO 7 headquarters for security reasons. /atmRead Next Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Anti-riot police block the path of a handful of activists on Osmeña Boulevard in Cebu City. The group planned to welcome President Rodrigo Duterte in his visit to Cebu on Monday afternoon with a protest rally. (Photo by TONEE DESPOJO / Cebu Daily News)CEBU CITY — At least 100 members of the militant group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) tried at about 11 a.m. on Monday to get near the gates of Camp Sergio Osmeña, headquarters of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO 7), where President Rodrigo Duterte was scheduled to turn over 20 sports utility vehicles (SUVs) in the afternoon.But on Osmeña Boulevard, about 50 meters away from the camp, they were blocked by at least 30 police officers clad in full anti-riot gear from Civil Disturbance Management (CDM).ADVERTISEMENT The police formed a human barricade and occupied the entire northbound lane of the boulevard.The protesters – led by Jaime Paglinawan, Bayan Central Visayas chair – tried to break through the barricade, but the officers refused to let them pass.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOBREAK: Suspension of Lotto operations lifted – PaneloNEWSINFODuterte to Cayetanos: ‘Kailan kaya matapos ang dynasty niyo?’NEWSINFOIndian family caught taking items from Bali hotel, sparking criticism onlineShoving and pushing between the two groups lasted for about 30 minutes.One female protester screamed at the police officers, telling them not to forget that their salaries came from the taxes of the protesters. LTFRB issues guidelines on accrediting hatchbacks for TNVS WBC suspends Whyte’s status as interim world heavyweight champion View comments