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Do You Smell The JCPS-Teacher Mess Brewing?

July 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

Simmons College is expanding its campus with a building on 4th Street in downtown Louisville, but leaders say it is more than an expansion. [WDRB] A $25 million project at Bellarmine University will add a three-story, curving building in front of the main administration building overlooking Newburg Road — and connect the two buildings at [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bellarmine · Crime · Dogs · Education · Greg Fischer · Guns · Health Care · Indiana · JCPS · Scandal · State Government · Taxes · West End

How Many Hotels Does Downtown Really Need?

March 13th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The cold and snowy winter weather has made it tough on area homebuilders. [WDRB] Wasn’t this Tina’s campaign headquarters at some point? A long-vacant Frankfort Avenue transmission repair shop and adjoining property owned by developer Todd Blue has been fenced off, blocking parking that had been used by customers of nearby businesses and the general [...]

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Tags: Bellarmine · Downtown · Economy · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Hype · Indiana · Politics · State Government · Weather

Democrats Royally Effed The Shanklin Ethics Case

September 21st, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Kentucky Supreme Court has ruled that students have no legal right to attend any particular school in a decision that delivers a setback for the push for neighborhood schools in the state. [H-L] A top climate scientist headlines a free public symposium for teachers and the public on climate change this Saturday at Bellarmine [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bellarmine · Death · Democrats · Dogs · Education · Ethics · Guns · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Council · University of Louisville

How Many Dog-Killing Idiots ARE There? Damn

September 18th, 2012 · Comments Off

And just who are his primary backers? Mayor Greg Fischer on Friday questioned the science underlying the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District’s enforcement action against bourbon-aging warehouses. That position put Fischer at odds with his own experts and more in line with the bourbon industry. [C-J/AKN] A group of former Kentucky Kingdom workers have [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Bellarmine · Bourbon · Greg Fischer · Indiana · John Yarmuth · Kentucky Kingdom · Politics · TARC

Not Many Believe Fischer Can Help An NBA Deal

September 17th, 2012 · 21 Comments

Today, John Yarmuth and Bellarmine University President Dr. Joseph J. McGowan will hold a news conference to announce a new federal investment. [Press Release] A Louisville man says he was beaten by at least two Metro Police officers earlier this month. Andre’ Mulligan has filed a complaint with the Professional Standards Unit of LMPD. [WDRB] [...]

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Tags: Arena · Bad Behavior · Bellarmine · Business · Economy · Greg Fischer · Hype · Indiana · John Yarmuth · LMPD · Politics · Sports

Maybe UofL Will Find A Partner This Year. Maybe?

September 6th, 2012 · 3 Comments

Why does Bellarmine hate America? The school is hosting a free symposium on the science behind climate change. They are brainwashing our children with science! [Click the Clicky] The Jefferson County Teachers Association is asking the Kentucky Office of Education Accountability to investigate a complaint of impropriety against JCPS school board candidate Marty Bell. [C-J/AKN] [...]

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Tags: Art · Bellarmine · Health Care · Housing · JCPS · LMPD · Ohio River Bridges · Politics · Taxes · University of Kentucky · University of Louisville

The MSD Scandal Just Got Flushed From Memory

February 3rd, 2012 · 5 Comments

Sam Sifton, national editor for the New York Times will be at Bellarmine on the 9th to discuss presidential campaign coverage. [Press Release] We love us some Proof and 21C but let’s not pretend that proof is the best place to eat in all of Louisville. [Zagat] Gregory O’Bryan, the guy accused of killing Andrew [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bellarmine · Bourbon · Cable · Dining · Greg Fischer · Insight Comm. · Metro Government · MSD · Newspaper · Ohio River Bridges · Parks · Scandal · State Government

Name The Most Embarrassing Metro Councilcritter

September 7th, 2011 · Comments Off

The Third Annual Golden Poo Awards are under way and all ten categories have been opened for nominations. Make your voice heard. We’ll start counting up votes and making considerations this weekend. [Page One] Bike safety? In the United States? HAHA, fat chance. [The Economist] We’re spending $150,000 to make the metro alert system work. [...]

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Tags: Awards · Bad Behavior · Bellarmine · Bikes · Contests · Dogs · Education · Health Care · Indiana · Jack Conway · Metro Council · Metro Government · Oops · Politics · Republican Party

Metro Government Worse Than State Government?

August 3rd, 2011 · 10 Comments

Lost Louisville: Ash Street Station destroyed by fire. Great for history nerds. [Broken Sidewalk] Louisville is a gas guzzling city with an average of $179 spent on fuel each month — ranked at number 11. [] New favorite way to pass the time: reading Karen Voyer-Caravona’s biking website. She’s a former Tom Owen staffer who [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bellarmine · Bikes · Downtown · Economy · Gas · Indiana · Jack Conway · Metro Government · MSD · Police · Poverty · Republican Party · Travel

Judy Green STILL Dominates The News Cycle

July 7th, 2011 · Comments Off

Yesterday marked the 64th day Republican Party of Kentucky Chairman questioned Jack Conway: “This scandal has played out just like a very predictable movie,” said Robertson. “The unethical politician engages in bad behavior, always look out for his own interests, but ultimately meets his fate at the ballot box, where the voters are sick and [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bellarmine · Jack Conway · JCPS · Lexington · LG&E · Metro Council · Newspaper · Ohio River Bridges · Republican Party · Sports · State Government