June 28, 2012 - 7:12pm
Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) is offering tips for pet owners to help keep their pets safe from the region’s first scorching heat-wave.
One wag told us today that it is so hot in Louisville that the fire hydrants were whistling at dogs. But our record-setting heat is a serious matter; particularly when it comes to the safety of our pets. With no immediate relief in sight, Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) is...
July 25, 2011 - 5:49pm
"...baked like a potato wrapped in foil ... as record-breaking, 100-degree temperatures and steambath humidity combined with the heat-trapping effects of asphalt and concrete to make millions of people miserable."
“Hot enough for ya?” Back in the day, folks around here pretty much took changing weather in their stride. Hot in the summer, cold in the winter. The Good Lord willin’ and the creek don’t rise, changing seasons was just a fact of life.
July 12, 2011 - 10:01am
Revisiting an experiment from last summer's heat wave
With yesterday’s 116 °F heat index, plenty of jokes about frying eggs on the sidewalk abounded, but there is such a thing as too many eggs—and they wouldn’t be the most appetizing things, either. Put the sun’s power to work for you with this account from Bellarmine...