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Full Moon on the Summer Solstice

For the first time in 70 years, the full moon coincides with the Summer Solstice today. Here is a shot from Pickering, Ontario at about 1am. Sorry to have been silent for so long, but it was Triple Crown season … Continue reading

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Lunar Eclipse

I had hoped to take a lot of photos of tonight’s total eclipse of the moon, but alas the clouds did not cooperate.  I was only able to get a few at the beginning before the sky became totally overcast.  … Continue reading

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American Pharoah wins the Belmont Stakes!

He is now the 12th horse to win the Triple Crown and the first to do so in 37 years.  It was such a great event to see, even if thing became total bedlam after the race. I am so … Continue reading

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American Pharoah wins the Preakness!

This means he will have the chance to become the 12th Triple Crown winner ever on June 6 at Belmont Park when he will try to win the Belmont Stakes.  There have been several over the last 18 years who … Continue reading

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Back from the land of the missing

After I got home from the Kentucky Derby, I got sick (must have picked it up from one of the 170,000 people there!) and it went into a sinus infection.  I am finally starting to feel better just in time … Continue reading

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American Pharoah wins the Kentucky Derby

Sorry to be so late with this, but yesterday was drive home day which takes 12+ hours.  American Pharoah was the favorite and did not disappoint his fans, taking the lead in the stretch and winning the Kentucky Derby by … Continue reading

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Lovely Maria wins the Kentucky Oaks

The Kentucky Oaks was today at Churchill Downs and Lovely Maria won it for trainer Larry Jones and owner former Kentucky Governor Brereton Jones (not related) with 56 year old jockey Kerwin “Boo Boo” Clark aboard for the biggest win … Continue reading

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