Louisville news: Occupy ear X-tacy one last time edition [News]

  • In Kentucky, the jobless rate dipped to 9.6 percent in October. The Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet says the state’s October figure fell from 9.7 percent the previous month and 10.2 percent for October 2010.” [Courier-Journal]
  • The federal government signed off on a revised plan for the Ohio River Bridges Project last week, triggering a new — and possibly final — round of public input before a scheduled construction next year.” [Courier-Journal]

  • Occupy Louisville organizers began a week of events to raise awareness of its cause on Sunday. The protests were partly to acknowledge the two month anniversary of the original Occupy Wall Street movement; but they were also motivated by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s decision to force demonstrators from Zuccotti Park this week.” [WFPL]

  • “[ear X-tacy] announced its closure last month and hasn't been open since. But customers can visit the iconic music store one last time Saturday Nov. 26 and Sunday Nov. 27 from noon until 5 p.m.” [WHAS]

Photo: ear X-tacy