June 19, 2013 - 8:00am
Gov. Beshear, leaders, break ground on Louisville Downtown Bridge
With the John F. Kennedy Bridge in the background, Governor Steve Beshear and Mayor Greg Fischer led the ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Louisville Downtown Bridge Tuesday afternoon.
Tuesday afternoon, Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear, Lieutenant Governor and former Louisville mayor Jerry Abramson, current mayor Greg Fischer, United States House Representative John Yarmuth, an
May 3, 2013 - 8:00am
Scenes from the 2013 Pegasus Parade
Before the batteries died and the card was filled to capacity, Louisville.com captured as many scenes from this year's Pegasus Parade as possible. Sixty-three images await your eyes in this special slideshow.
Photos: Cameron Miquelon/Louisville.com.
September 24, 2012 - 9:07pm
Saying goodbye to addiction: 2012 Kentucky Rally for Recovery
Rally participants celebrate their freedom from drug and alcohol addiction.
Drug and alcohol addiction was momentarily defeated Saturday morning and early afternoon as hundreds of people flocked to the 2012 Kentucky Rally for Recovery held at the Louisville Waterfront Park. “This is what recovery looks like,” declared Mike Barry, CEO of People Advocating...
July 29, 2012 - 8:02pm
The Evan Williams Bourbon Experience is coming to downtown Louisville
Historic Whiskey Row in downtown Louisville is getting the make-over of a lifetime, and one of its first and biggest attractions will be the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, slated to open in the fall of 2013.
As Governor Steve Beshear treks across Asia, bearing the gifts of “bourbon-whiskey” from his Old Kentucky Home, it is becoming evident that the spirits industry is thriving, and our home state is at the epicenter. Investors in places as far away as Japan are taking an interest in the...
March 15, 2012 - 11:19am
A slow death for death
The Kentucky legislature is taking a close look at the death penalty.
The biggest changes usually occur so slowly that it can be hard to see the change happening. When some threshold is finally crossed, we notice the change and it feels like things have happened faster than they have.