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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun January 31, 2016

Pete Aiello

New Oaklawn announcer was raised on horse racing

Some people search their entire lives to find a passion to parlay into a career. Others, like the new announcer at Oaklawn Racing and Gaming in Hot Springs, know what that is from a young age. Even as a child, Pete Aiello knew he wanted to work in the horse-racing business. His father and grandfather took him to the races at Hialeah Park, near Aiello’s boyhood home of West Palm Beach, Florida. Aiello is a track announcer at Gulfstream P... READ MORE