October 6, 2011 - 9:23pm
Norbert L. Blume
Norb was a grassroots political organizer, par excellence. He knew more about the down-and-dirty art of precinct politics than anyone I ever met.
Louisville civil-rights pioneer Norbert L. Blume died yesterday, at 89.  At a time when the Kentucky Democratic Party stood for segregation and racial discrimination, Blume, as Speaker of the Kentucky House of Representatives, led his party and the Commonwealth into the sunlight of justice and...
September 21, 2010 - 1:30pm
The North American Vexillological Association — which, you know, studies flags — ranked the old one as one of the country’s top 10 city flags. The current banner? Not so much
This article appeared in the September 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.