January 26, 2013 - 9:58pm
Monster Truck Jam blows roof off Freedom Hall
An enthusiastic crowd of seven thousand fans made almost as much noise as the huge trucks jumping through the air at the first performance of the Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam event.
Well, maybe not literally, but the vibrations shaking the Kentucky State Fairgrounds Friday night were reminiscent of the roof-removing 1974 tornado.  An enthusiastic crowd of seven thousand fans made almost as much noise as the huge trucks jumping through the air at the first performance of...
January 25, 2013 - 12:54pm
Author Ken Foster pays tribute to the pit bull at Carmichael’s
Clearing the name of a dog with a long-standing bad rap, author and pit bull advocate Ken Foster sets the record straight this Sunday, January 27th, at Carmichael’s Bookstore with his new book, ‘I’m a Good Dog: Pit Bulls, America’s Most Beloved (and Misunderstood) Pet’.
I like warm bellies.  A hand placed right over the rise and fall of the belly button, the lungs right above that fill it full of breathing.  A belly feels like the most alive part of anything, and it’s comforting.  It’s my most favorite of parts.  This applies to...
January 24, 2013 - 1:22pm
Hip + hop = happening in Louisville
Want to learn the art of hip hop? You’ve got to check out Safiyyah Dance.
Meet Safiyyah Rasool, the owner, instructor, and entrepreneur who turned her love of hip hop dance into a business right here in Louisville, Kentucky. I have had the privilege of knowing Safiyyah over the years before she began her business venture in 2012. We met during an ArtsReach opportunity...
January 24, 2013 - 10:30am
Earth & Spirit Center wants to take you on an environmental tour of the city
The Earth & Spirit Center wants to educate us on the Environmental Justice issues that are alive and well in the Louisville area.
One of the primary goals of the Passionist Earth & Spirit Center is to promote the concept of the sacredness of the earth, from the soil to its inhabitants. One way they do this is by offering Environmental Justice Tours to Louisville’s most contaminated area throughout the year.The first...
January 24, 2013 - 10:00am
You are formally invited to the Historical Ball this weekend at Locust Grove
Waltz into the weekend at the Historical Ball this Saturday at Locust Grove
This Saturday, January 26, a historical ball will be held at Locust Grove from 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.Held in the Audubon Room auditorium in the Visitor’s Center, the ball will feature live music with dances called by Tom and Toni Tumbusch.And?Guests are encouraged to wear historic dress from...