January 18, 2013 - 4:57pm
Lynn's
Lynn's Paradise Cafe wasn't the only thing to close down.
The world certainly didn't close its doors as predicted in 2012, but some of Louisville's local businesses have. While "epidemic" may be a bit of a hyperbole, there were quite a few surprising closes in the past few months.Of course, the big news right now is the startling and...
January 18, 2013 - 11:00am
The Globetrotters return to Louisville on Sunday, which made me think about some of the local talent that has been on the Trotters roster; with that in mind I decided to find out.
America’s favorite basketball comics are coming back to Louisville, when the Harlem Globetrotters stake their claim at the KFC Yum! Center Sunday, for two “games”- one at two, the other at seven.The crowned princes of hoop comedy are actually making a three day Kentucky run that...
January 16, 2013 - 5:56pm
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Chef John Varanese is doing Louisville proud with a high honor!
Don’t you just love how cool Louisville is? We have the best of so many worlds – great art, spectacular food… We just keep getting more and more attention for all the passion that floats around our city, and our dining scene is truly flourishing. There are several chefs to thank...
January 14, 2013 - 10:14pm
Louisville basketball polished their number one ranking, beats UConn 73-58
It was the biggest came of UConn's season but the Cards weren't having it.
The University of Louisville Cardinals (16-1, 4-0 Big East) took their flashy new number one ranking into Hartford to play the University of Connecticut Huskies (12-4, 2-2) at the XL Center. It was the kickoff to ESPN's Big Monday series. It was also the kickoff of a huge Big East swing for the...
January 15, 2013 - 3:21pm
As PBS prepares to air “Music Makes A City”, a story about the rise of the Louisville Orchestra in the aftermath of the 1937 flood, today’s orchestra is attempting a similar comeback.
The story of the Louisville Orchestra, and the role it played in distinguishing Louisville as a cultural center, is well known. After the Great Flood of 1937, highly sought after conductor Robert Whitney arrived in Louisville to build the orchestra. Despite the devastation left behind by the flood...