Thursday, May 22, 2014

Tioga Downs' up-down past looks to soar in the future

In 2003, Long Islander Jeff Gural -- a self-proclaimed "racing guy" -- decided to buy a race track.
"Somebody mentioned Tioga Downs, I had no idea where it was," Gural recalled. "But they mentioned it was near Binghamton. I said, 'Oh I'll take a ride up,' because my mother was from Binghamton. She passed away quite a while ago. And I thought boy, my mother would really get a kick out of it.