Events & News

News:

Friends of Sanford Stud Farm Annual Gathering
(Another blog post from Jerry Skrocki)

The Sanford Legacy
(Recent Sanford coverage with beautiful pictures from our Friend, Jerry Skrocki in his Blog: The Grove Street Photographer.)

Past (OLD) News:

(posted 8/14/2009)
Recorder coverage of Sanford Luncheon

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(posted 7/04/2009)
Historic farm hosts open house

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Barn Restoration Gets Boost
By BILL SHEEHAN, Recorder News Staff Saturday 12/13/2008
TOWN OF AMSTERDAM — Efforts to make the final major structural repairs to the Sanford Broodmare barn on Route 30 got an unexpected boost this week with the announcement of a grant from a trust established by a prominent Saratoga racing figure.

Read MORE…

~ Published Saturday, Mar 01  2008 Daily Gazette
Public to learn more about Sanford farm 

The Friends of the Sanford Stud Farm are trying to professionalize their fu…

~ Published on Friday, February 29, 200The Recorder
‘Friends’ group hires a consultant
By BILL SHEEHAN  News Staff TOWN OF AMSTERDAM — The group spearheading efforts to preserve the remains of…

~ Published on Sunday, March 25, 2007 The Leader-Herald
Carpet Kings
Group formed to preserve Amsterdam landmark

     News: (Blast from the Past)

~ Special to The New York Times. August 12, 1904, Friday
HURRICANA’S TWO RACES; Daughters of Clifford Won for Great Sanford Breeding Farm.

~ Special to The New York Times. August 5, 1908, Wednesday
SANFORD’S FIRST VICTORY OF YEAR; Amsterdam Turfman’s Sir John Johnson Wins the Huron Handicap at Spa. FINE TRIBUTE TO OWNER Saratoga Racegoers Cheer Gen. Stephen Sanford When His Horse Scores Initial Win of Season.