December 5, 2013 - 5:07pm
How to Break Up With Your Bar
A few helpful hints on how to get past the hurt of when your bar leaves you... or you leave them.
February 17, 2013 - 4:54pm
Maker’s Mark relents on plan to reduce alcohol content
Maker’s Mark Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whisky will remain at 90 Proof, as creator T. W. Samuels, Sr., intended, more than 50 years ago.
Six days ago, we joined the chorus of Maker’s Mark fans who lamented the news that the producers of Kentucky’s most famous Straight Bourbon Whisky had decided to expand production by watering it down; thereby reducing its alcohol content.  The wailing and gnashing of teeth could be...
February 11, 2013 - 11:04pm
Why are they watering down my Maker’s Mark?
The producers of Kentucky’s venerable Maker’s Mark Straight Bourbon Whisky are planning to water it down.
The three things a Kentuckian is most serious about are politics, horse racing, and Bourbon Whisky; and not necessarily in that order.  So you can imagine the shock and dismay that is reverberating through the drinking community, upon learning that the producers of Kentucky’s venerable...
October 11, 2012 - 8:00am
Shelby County Community Theatre
The proof is literally in the numbers as Shelby County Community Theatre explores Proof this weekend as part of the Upstairs at 801 series.
 The proof is literally in the numbers as Shelby County Community Theatre explores Proof this weekend as part of the Upstairs at 801 series. Proof performances will take place on Oct. 12 and 13 at 7:30 p.m. each night.  A matinee show, meanwhile, will go on Oct. 14 at 2:30 p.m....
September 18, 2012 - 9:00am
Michael Chioldi
Baritone Michael Chioldi takes on one of his favorite roles, the villainous Scarpia in Tosca, as Kentucky Opera opens its 60th Season. He talks about how he became an opera star, sharing the stage with Pavarotti, his favorite food in Louisville, and nude scenes!
Baritone Michael Chioldi takes on the role of the villainous Scarpia in Kentucky Opera's opening performance of Tosca this Friday night. Puccini's classic tale of love, jealousy, betrayal, and tragedy is a grand entry to ring in the 60th Kentucky Opera season and to welcome back the much-...