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Racer Jennifer Flanagan Kutz Passes After Complications During Child Birth

Posted by: Dino Oberto – September 15th, 2015 BETHLEHEM, PA — Jennifer Flanagan Kutz, a champion pavement Street Stock racer, passed away on Friday, September 11, due to complications from the delivery of giving birth to her daughter, Annika Kaylin. Jennifer was 39. Annika, who was born at 3 lbs. 3oz., is doing well while under the careful watch of …

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This Week in AARN // September 15th, 2015

TOP HEADLINES Davenport Streaks From 18th To First, Wins Eldora World 100 Brent Marks On Port Royal Win Spree, Tuscarora 50 Win Makes Third Straight Grandview’s Freedom 76 To Go This Week After Week Postponement Thompson Turns Stock Cars Loose On Road Course Ronnie Silk Is Waterford Tri Track 100 Standout Heotzler Heaven At Accord: Junior Wins Race, Senior Claims …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Brent Marks

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR SEPTEMBER 15, 2015  It is hard to explain the season that 410 Sprint Car driver Brent Marks has endured.  Long considered to be part of one of the top teams in Central Pennsylvania racing, Marks came into Labor Day Weekend winless.  He now is a three time winner, all of the …

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This Week In AARN // September 8th, 2015

TOP HEADLINES Bond’s Oswego Classic Win Comes With Late Race Dramatics Jordan Watson’s Best In Deyo’s ‘Blast At The Beach’ Andy Jankowiak Shows The Way In RoC Oswego Modifieds Scott Gobrecht’s Susquehanna Speedway Park Purchase A ‘Done Deal’ Friesen’s Late Summer Win Spree Continues At Ransomvile, Rolling Wheels, Glen Ridge   & Utica-Rome It’s Over: New York State Politicians To Proceed Wth …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Syracuse

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK  FOR SEPTEMBER 8, 2015  Makers Of News aren’t necessarily persons and the events that make news aren’t always reflective of happy times.  As the cold, stark, sobering reality sinks in that after this coming Columbus Day Weekend tbere will be no more racing at the New York State Fairgrounds, anger, bitterness, disbelief and …

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Halmar Greatly Increases Eastern States Purses

Posted by: Ted Schmidt – September 1, 2015 MIDDLETOWN, NY – Halmar International owner Chris Larsen, in conjunction with Orange County Fair Speedway promoter Michael Gurda IV, recently announced that Halmar International has signed on as the title sponsor for the 2015 running of the Eastern States Weekend, set for October 23-25 at the legendary “House of Power” oval. With …

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This Week In AARN // September 1st, 2015

TOP HEADLINES Friesen’s There When Hearn Runs Dry; Wins Mr. Dirt USA Leb Val $17,500 Prize Long Islander Bonsignore Races To Hometown Riverhead NWMT Victory Greg Hodnett, Duane Howard Claim Jersey Rush Wins At New Egypt Glen Luce Is $30,000 Richer With 42nd Oxford 250 Victory Todd Shaffer Is Sprint Legends Victor In Fred Rahmer Lincoln Spectacular; Huge Crowd Cheers Past …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Stewart Friesen

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 To borrow an old racing axiom and improvise a bit, the only thing better than choosing between being lucky or good is to be both lucky AND good. Stewart Friesen proved it last Tuesday, August 25 in Lebanon Valley Speedway’s Mr. DIRT USA title race when he moved from …

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