September 21, 2011 - 7:00am
A summary of local news for September 21, 2011
• Yum! makes good on its promise to Bill Clinton. [Business First] • Mayor Fischer is going up the river. [LEO]
September 19, 2011 - 9:30am
This Wednesday, September 21st, marks the start of The Mayor's Book Club at the Louisville Free Public Library's Main branch. Sign up and read straight from the desk of Louisville's head honcho.
Book clubs are not just for nerds. While often relegated to a class of high school kids stereotyped for pocket-protectors and awkward social skills, book clubs can be a catalyst for both good friendships and lively discussion. Analyzing literature (or popular fiction) need not be dull...
September 18, 2011 - 11:15pm
A summary of local news for September 19, 2011
• Fraud author, not UofL, cancels tea date. [Courier-Journal] • McConnell, Yarmuth, Fischer tour bridge; all come back. [WDRB]
September 12, 2011 - 7:50pm
Louisville is making significant progress toward the community's goal of adding 55,000 college degrees by 2020. Despite the gain, Louisville will have to increase the rate of progress to meet the goal.
Mayor Greg Fischer released a report today indicating that Louisville is making significant progress toward the community’s goal of adding 55,000 college degrees by 2020 – gaining 7,000 more college graduates in a one-year period and gaining ground on competitor cities. “We...
August 25, 2011 - 10:03am
Local news for Aug. 25, 2011
"Mayor Greg Fischer’s office promised to promote the names of Louisville Metro Council members on banners and in print and radio ads in exchange for contributions from their taxpayer-funded discretionary accounts to this weekend’s WorldFest celebration — a practice one member...