Get Ready For The Races With A DIY Hat: It wouldn’t be spring without the horse races. Put your own spin on a southern tradition— the southern style hat. Decorate with colorful florals, bright textured ribbons and whatever else strikes your fancy. Then, it’s off to Kentucky for the races! Shop TJMaxx.com for more spring essentials.
The Race for Paris; The New York Times bestselling author of The Wednesday Sisters returns with a moving and powerfully dynamic World War II novel about two American journalists and an Englishman, who together race the Allies to Occupied Paris for the scoop of their lives
Feb. 3, 1989: Apprentice jockey Nate Hubbard hung on for second literally when his horse, Sweetwater Oak, stumbled near the finish line at Golden Gate Fields and flipped the rider out of his saddle. As he tumbled forward, Hubbard grabbed on to the fillys neck and hung in mid-air until the race was over. The track stewards ruled it an official finish because Hubbards feet never touched the ground and Sweetwater Oak carried her assigned weight throughout the race.