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Fischer’s Right: Clear Your Dang Sidewalks!

February 24th, 2015 · No Comments

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer’s office hopes the Kentucky House will soon take up a pair of bills giving the city more power to deal with vacant and abandoned properties. [WDRB] Senate Republican leaders on Friday sent the bill to ban smoking in indoor public places to a committee chaired by an opponent of the bill. […]

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Tags: Business · Democrats · Greg Fischer · Guns · Health Care · Immigration · Indiana · Police · Smoking Ban · State Government · Steve Beshear · Weather

Let’s Hope For A Scandal-Free Friday, Folks

February 6th, 2015 · 1 Comment

New body cameras have arrived in Jeffersonville and officials hope they will protect both police and the public. [WDRB] Now’s your chance to tell JCPS exactly what you think. We’re linking to this old story because that front-page hype about David Jones and his wife was insane. [C-J/AKN] While Kentucky legislators debate ways to fight […]

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Tags: Business · Democrats · Health Care · Homeless · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Government · Police · Politics · Scandal · State Government

Frankfort Democrats May Just Be The Worst

January 23rd, 2015 · 1 Comment

By a unanimous vote, Councilman David Tandy (D-4) was elected President of the Louisville Metro Council for the remainder of 2015 during the Council’s regular meeting on Thursday night. Maybe he’ll visit Cordish again and sign a non-disclosure agreement, refusing to reveal what he discovers to the public. Or maybe he’ll use his council staff […]

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Tags: Alcohol · Business · Democrats · Economy · Green · Health Care · Indiana · Internet · Jack Conway · JCPS · Metro Council · MSD · State Government

Do Body Cameras Make You Feel Any Safer?

December 12th, 2014 · Comments Off

Police and officials with Jefferson County Public Schools are investigating after an incident involving a Jeffersontown High School bus returning from a basketball game at Shawnee High School Wednesday evening. [WDRB] An audit requested by Metro Councilman Dan Johnson shows he requested a repaving project on a street where he owns property and that he […]

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Tags: Bourbon · Business · Congress · Democrats · Downtown · Education · Greg Fischer · Guns · Health Care · Indiana · JCPS · Legal · Metro Council · Police · Politics · State Government · Water

JCPS Kinda Sucks At Managing Its PR Messes

November 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

Way to go, Bullitt County, for being bigoted redneck central. You’ve made the national news again for something horrific. A Kentucky fire chief is being criticized for racist comments after he refused to help a family of stranded motorists because they were black, and then suggested that an Asian-American television reporter did not understand English. […]

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Tags: Bourbon · Business · Charity · Democrats · Discrimination · Downtown · Economy · Gays · Health Care · Homeless · Indiana · Jack Conway · JCPS · Metro Government · Poverty · State Government · Travel · Youth

Louisville Needs A New Frankfort Leader Now

November 14th, 2014 · 2 Comments

A state audit released in May found that JCPS is spending too much on high-dollar administrators, and not enough on students. Six months later, the district gets a new progress report with a grade school leaders did not see coming. [WDRB] Walmart has filed a development plan with the city for its much-anticipated western Louisville […]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Democrats · Health Care · Indiana · JCPS · Jerry Abramson · Parks · Politics · Poverty · State Government · Travel · West End

Is Soccer Really Going To Be A Thing Now?

October 22nd, 2014 · 1 Comment

Louisville City FC is now offering a special incentive to be a part of the club from the beginning. [WDRB] In just over the two-year minimum it takes to age straight bourbon, the number of Kentucky distilleries has tripled, according to a economic impact survey released Tuesday. [C-J/AKN] Another day, another fun murder in Possibility […]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bourbon · Death · Democrats · Economy · Education · Health Care · Indiana · Politics · Scandal · Sports · University of Louisville

Rep. John Yarmuth On Boosting The Middle Class

July 31st, 2014 · Comments Off

It’s an election year and Democrats need help. So here’s John Yarmuth on the teevee promoting the Democrats’ “plan” to boost the middle class:

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Tags: Congress · Democrats · Economy · John Yarmuth · Video

Everyone Is Afraid To Get Shot On The Snyder

June 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment

A woman says she saw two men running from the area of the Snyder shooting. [WDRB] Contributions to the 61st annual WHAS Crusade for Children totaled $5,637,680. [C-J/AKN] Louisville Metro Police officers are turning to the public to get answers about who may have fired shots into a car on the Gene Snyder Freeway over […]

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Tags: Arena · Bad Behavior · Charity · Democrats · Guns · Health Care · Horse Industry · Indiana · Legal · Lexington · LMPD · Metro Council · Scandal

Cordish Nightmare Continues With More Discrimination, No Consequences From Metro Government, No Leadership, No Nothing

June 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off

Five black men have filed a lawsuit against the Cordish Company, which owns and operates 4th Street Live, claiming they were denied entrance to the premises because of their race. This is the millionth incidence of racial profiling at 4th St but the city continues to give hundreds of millions of dollars to Cordish. That […]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Cordish · Death · Democrats · Discrimination · Indiana · JCPS · Ohio River Bridges · Police · Race · Scandal · Sex

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