August 23, 2012 - 10:49am
Run your race in your favorite place - Virtual Labor Day Run
On Labor Day, run your favorite neighborhood course while others worldwide are running in there neck of the woods at the same time for this virtual run event.
Run your race in your favorite place -- The Virtual Labor Day Run  Labor Day usually means snooze buttons and barbeques as many of us enjoy starting our week with the workday off. This year, add running to your sure-to-be-a-beautiful-day to-do list. The Virtual Labor Day Run starts at 9:00 AM...
August 29, 2012 - 4:47pm
WorldFest 2012
Exciting world music will come from more than 35 bands and performers while more than 30 food vendors and nearly 150 booths provide a global sampling of cuisine and culture.
WorldFest—one of the region’s largest international festivals—celebrates its 10th anniversary with three days of expanded world food, music, dance and culture this Labor Day weekend, downtown on Louisville’s Belvedere.  Exciting world music will come from more than 35...
August 16, 2012 - 9:34pm
Labor Day Excitement
“Events like this help bring a city and its people together and we continue to add new ways for families to have fun, exercise and be healthy,” Mayor Greg Fischer said. “People have really enjoyed the new activities we’ve added to these events including the paddle sports, yoga, tai chi and free canoe tours on the river.”
Thousands of people will hit the streets and the Ohio River this Labor Day as cyclists, walkers, canoeists and kayakers turn out for the 16th Mayor’s Healthy Hometown Subway Fresh Fit Hike, Bike & Paddle, Monday, September 3, at Louisville’s fantastic Waterfront Park.“Events...
September 6, 2011 - 10:32am
The Kentucky Bluegrass and Burgoo Festival was held this past weekend at the Water Tower.
 The weather was not a friend to the 6th annual Kentucky Bluegrass and Burgoo Festival held at the Water Tower this weekend.My husband and I passed up on 100+ temps on Saturday and rain threats on Sunday and ventured out on chilly Monday afternoon. We found that the overcast, windy skies did...
September 5, 2011 - 3:48pm
$47,127 and $36,278. The 2009 real median earnings for male and female full-time, year-round workers, respectively.
The first observance of Labor Day is believed to have been a parade of 10,000 workers on Sept. 5, 1882, in New York City, organized by Peter J. McGuire, a Carpenters and Joiners Union secretary. By 1893, more than half the states were observing “Labor Day” on one day or another, and...