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Have Bridges Debacle Opponents Just Given Up?

January 22nd, 2013 · 3 Comments

Crews have begun clearing the way for a new Ohio River bridge that’s part of Indiana and Kentucky’s $2.6 billion project to build or upgrade a trio of bridges. Workers demolished a house Monday on the river’s Kentucky side as site-clearing began for the new bridge that will link Utica, Ind., and Prospect, Ky. [H-L] [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Cordish · Discrimination · Guns · Hype · Indiana · South End

Even More 4th St Live/Cordish Closings?

January 4th, 2013 · 2 Comments

We hear through the rumor mill that Angels Rock Bar along with Mosaic Nightclub & Lounge are closing/have closed. Calls to their published numbers have gone unreturned. Which, well… Possibility City! Another hot topic: Cordish is still trying to get in on the casino gambling deal in Kentucky… which we’ve been telling you about for [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Possibility City · Rumors

Maker’s Mark Blames Cordish Cos. For Mess

December 21st, 2012 · 3 Comments

Of course it is Cordish that is responsible for that mess (even if the guy is a bit nutty, allegedly). From Maker’s Mark: We wanted to share our response to media stories regarding the Maker’s Mark Bourbon House and Lounge. Be assured that Maker’s Mark will take the appropriate actions in this situation. —– Maker’s [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Cordish · Discrimination · Race

This Sounds Like A Total Disaster, Maybe

December 20th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Something about this doesn’t smell quite right: The Maker’s Mark Bourbon House and Lounge in downtown Louisville, Kentucky, used to be a decently classy place, the type of glass- and wood-paneled establishment striving for a level of authenticity beyond the reach of a chain restaurant named after a bourbon label. Late this past August, however, [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Discrimination · Race

Another Day, Another Shooting In Possibility City

December 18th, 2012 · Comments Off

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen because it’s so close we can taste it. [Support Our New Project!] As the country still tries to make sense of the senseless school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, Oldham County schools are hosting a series of safety [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Guns · Indiana · Legal · Lexington · Race · Scandal · State Government · University of Louisville

Let’s Feign Surprise At Latest With Cordish Cos.

December 11th, 2012 · 1 Comment

They have served our country, but now don’t have a place to live. That’s why a local not-for-profit organization is trying to provide some holiday cheer for veterans. [WDRB] Kentucky State Police say donations to their annual “Cram the Cruiser” food drive are slightly down this year but they are expecting an increase during the [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Cordish · Death · Health Care · Housing · Indiana · Police · State Government · Thunder

Yet Another Cordish Failure & A Silly New “Study”

November 14th, 2012 · 2 Comments

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Meanwhile, two or three people are still pretending that 4th Street is a success and not a disastrous, expensive failure for taxpayers. The Pub Restaurant on 4th Street Live has run dry, marking [...]

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Tags: Arena · Business · Cordish · Education · Greg Fischer · Housing · Indiana · John Schnatter · Lexington · Scandal · Sports

Just Like That, Another Cordish Scandal Sweeps Louisville, Greg Fischer’s Crew Ignores It

October 30th, 2012 · 1 Comment

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Despite eight years in business and more than $20 million in taxpayer subsidies, Fourth Street Live has not turned a profit. At least, not according to the confidential profit-and-loss statements that the developer [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Education · Horse Industry · Indiana · JCPS · Lexington · Politics · Scandal · UPS

Just When You Think No One Will Speak Up

October 12th, 2012 · Comments Off

A story like this pops up: Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer’s office says a new economic development study released Thursday shows that the city will see a more than 3-for-1 return on the millions of dollars it spent on Fourth Street Live, but the study’s author says the mayor may be exaggerating. Retired University of Louisville [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Greg Fischer · Hype

It’s All Puppies & Rainbows At The Cordish Joint

September 26th, 2012 · Comments Off

Another candidate has dropped out of the race for the Jefferson County Board of Education, leaving the field at 14 seeking three open seats. [C-J/AKN] Hoop dreams? Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer “brainstormed” the idea of the NBA’s Indiana Pacers playing ten games at the KFC Yum! Center during a meeting with the arena’s main tenant, [...]

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Tags: Churchill Downs · Cordish · Death · Education · Gambling · Gays · Greg Fischer · JCPS · Sports · WAVE · West End