August 10, 2011 - 8:45am
Local news for Aug. 10, 2011
"In his first town-hall meeting in Kentucky since he was elected last November, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul ran into a crowd Tuesday frustrated and angered by the sour economy." [Bluegrass Politics]"Children younger than 13 would be required to use a lifejacket or flotation device at rivers...
July 13, 2011 - 9:00am
Louisville's leg of the Ironman tournament has almost been fully planned with entrants and the like. On a related note, these people are in shape!
Granted when I say Iron Man today one’s mind will inevitably go in the direction of Saturday’s Derby City Comic Con and the superhero Tony Stark portrayed by Robert Downey Jr., however were inching ever closer to certain deadlines for entrants in the 2011 Ford Ironman competition for...
June 30, 2011 - 8:59am
Local news for June 30, 2011
"Union workers at General Electric, including Appliance Park in Louisville, have ratified a new four-year contract that provides each with a $5,000 bonus but increases upfront medical costs. The deal, which the IUE/CWE International announced late Wednesday evening, was backed by 70 percent of...
July 29, 2012 - 6:59pm
The Great Steamboat Race has only been rescheduled a few times since racing began in 1963.
This evening, the historic Belle of Louisville will be racing the Belle of Cincinnati on the mighty Ohio River beginning at 6 p.m.Traditionally, the race is held during the Kentucky Derby Festival, but high water on the river forced KDF officials to postpone the race.
May 6, 2012 - 1:24pm
Linked to the North by its Civil War stance but portrayed each May with plantation imagery, just where does Louisville's core allegiance lie?
This article appears in the May 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.