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It Takes An Old Sports Celeb To Get Attention?

May 2nd, 2013 · 3 Comments

The city’s only black-owned newspaper wants the public to give feedback about African Americans serving on Metro Council and in other offices. Something tells us this isn’t going to go over so well. [WDRB] Several African-American lawmakers are concerned about a potential “pattern of disrimination” at Fourth Street Live after a former Louisville Cardinals basketball [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Churchill Downs · Construction · Cordish · Discrimination · Dogs · Education · Ethics · Indiana · JCPS · Jim King · Lexington · Metro Council · Race

There’s Been Little Discussion Of This Locally…

April 8th, 2013 · 4 Comments

But check this out – Cordish got burned trying to offshore its fortune: Baltimore’s Cordish Co. has apparently been swindled out of $12 million by a New York hedge fund manager who enticed the company’s family owners to place $116 million worth of assets in four offshore trust accounts. Fun stuff for Possibility City as [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Oops · Possibility City

Fischer Right To Be “Cautious” With Cordish Mess

April 8th, 2013 · Comments Off

Jeffersonville police have learned more information about the skeletal remains recently found behind a church. [WDRB] Kudos to the editorial board for ‘getting it’ on the pension non-reform that went down in Frankfort! Lawmakers who falsely congratulated themselves last month for solving the state’s public pension crisis should get a jolt of reality from the [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Cordish · Death · Dogs · Downtown · Greg Fischer · Housing · Indiana · State Government

Jeffersonville Sweeping Out Homeless Population

February 8th, 2013 · 1 Comment

How many years did that take? Fourth Street Live in downtown Louisville changes its dress code in response to claims of racial discrimination. Be sure you check all the racist comments out. Way to go, Louisville mouth-breathers. [WDRB] The University of Louisville board of trustees voted Thursday to extend the appointment of School of Nursing [...]

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Tags: Business · Cordish · Death · Discrimination · Guns · Homeless · Indiana · Mitch McConnell · State Government · Steve Beshear · University of Louisville

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