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Indiana Side Of The Bridge May Never Open

April 18th, 2014 · 3 Comments

The Kentucky State Fair Board is seeking to team up with additional corporate sponsors — both large and small businesses — for the state fair. [WDRB] Eighteen months after Stan Curtis was charged with stealing $183,354 from a national charity he founded, leaders of another food charity he started years before — Kentucky Harvest — [...]

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Tags: Charity · Democrats · Indiana · Jack Conway · Mitch McConnell · Ohio River Bridges · Race · State Government · University of Louisville

Nope, Greg Fischer’s Promises Don’t Materialize

March 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

After years of neglect, city officials had enough with the empty, trash-filled lot at 863 S. 24th Street in Louisville’s California neighborhood. [WDRB] The University of Louisville is opening up its car sharing program to the general public. People should support this so it spreads around the city. [C-J/AKN] It’s official. Wal-Mart is setting up [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Democrats · Downtown · Education · Greg Fischer · Housing · Hype · Indiana · Lexington · Mitch McConnell · Senate Race · University of Louisville · Weather · West End · Youth

If You Don’t Think The James Mess Is Legit?

February 27th, 2014 · Comments Off

Then take a look at this: FROM FACEBOOK Judges and others siding with David James while complaining about Mike O’Connell. Lots of other remarks from people like Deborah Deweese and Judge Donald Armstrong Jr. Looks like there’s a real political battle playing out before our very eyes, Louisville!

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Tags: Democrats · Metro Council · Politics · Scandal

The Only Time We Want To Watch Dr. Phil

February 25th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Adding a new chapter to one of Louisville’s most twisted murder stories, Dr. Phil took on the controversy surrounding the murder of 14-year-old Trey Zwicker. [WDRB] Jim King needs to get a grip if he thinks that’s harassment. In fact, he discussed matters with us in 2010 that were similar where he suggested something similar [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Democrats · Indiana · Jim King · Lexington · LG&E · Metro Council · Polls · University of Kentucky · University of Louisville · Weather · West End

Democrat Noe Files For Ward-Pugh’s Council Seat

January 7th, 2014 · Comments Off

Democrat Mollie Younger Noe has filed for Tina Ward-Pugh’s District 9 Metro Council seat. “Yesterday I began the next exciting chapter in my personal and professional life by filing as a candidate for Louisville Metro Council,” Younger Noe said. “I am honored to appoint someone as well-respected as my Aunt Colleen to be my treasurer. [...]

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Tags: Democrats · Metro Council · Politics

Woo, Another Cable Provider Screwing Louisville

December 24th, 2013 · 4 Comments

Metro Council Democrats and Marty Meyer hyped the crap out of this one instance of David Yates cleaning up some trash. Four or five press releases, telephone calls, non-stop barrage of hype. He’s apparently trying to raise his profile but it’s not going to happen hyping things like this in such a manner. [WDRB] He [...]

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Tags: Cable · Charity · Death · Democrats · Economy · Hype · Immigration · Indiana · John Yarmuth · LG&E · Metro Council · Police

Metro Council Dems Avoiding Barbara Shanklin

December 3rd, 2013 · Comments Off

It’s been clear over the past few months that some Democrats (*cough* Jim King) on Metro Council have been working hard to distance themselves from Barbara Shanklin. So it’ll come as no surprise that the latest email blast from the Democratic Caucus conveniently fails to mention Shanklin by name when promoting this. Latest press release: [...]

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Tags: Democrats · Metro Council · Oops · Possibility City

Youth Homelessness Is Possible In Possibility City!

September 24th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Under a “concept” unveiled to the school board Monday, JCPS administrators are prepared to make dramatic changes to some of the district’s failing schools in an effort to improve student and teacher performance. [WDRB] Sorry, this isn’t going to lessen the extreme impact of tolls on this community. The Transit Authority of River City on [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bourbon · Democrats · Discrimination · Economy · Gays · Homeless · Indiana · JCPS · Jerry Abramson · Kentucky Derby · Mitch McConnell · Ohio River Bridges · Politics · Poverty · Salaries · Senate Race

David James Holding 10:00 A.M. Presser Today

August 13th, 2013 · Comments Off

Metro Councilcritter David James, who voted in support of Barbara Shanklin’s corruption, is holding a 10:00 A.M. press conference today in Jefferson Square. The purpose? To “explain” his vote in support of and to keep Shanklin on the council. He asked that this presser not be broadcast to the public, so here you go. It’s [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Democrats · Ethics · Metro Council

Will Every Other Station Follow WDRB’s Lead?

July 8th, 2013 · Comments Off

Isn’t it time for night club owners to start using metal detectors? May not stop all shootings – especially ones that occur outside, as guns can be stored in a vehicle – but let’s not pretend this hasn’t happened several times in recent years. [WDRB] When you think summer, you might think of cold beer [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Death · Democrats · Dogs · Economy · Guns · Health Care · Indiana · Ohio River Bridges · Police · Senate Race · WDRB