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Whoa, State Retirement System Got Noticed, Kinda

July 23rd, 2012 · 4 Comments

You’ve read us for several years and now you’ve got the chance to help create our new ad-free project. Your contribution can be public or private (but you have to tell us in writing that you want it to be public) – it’s up to you. [Our New Project] In the back room of Muth’s [...]

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Tags: Business · Death · Dining · Hype · Indiana · Ohio River Bridges · Possibility City · Scandal · State Government

That School Board Race Will Get A Little Silly

July 19th, 2012 · 5 Comments

Who will win the school board seat? David Jones or David Kaplan? Kaplan has the political network and experience and Jones has the money. Jones won’t take the time to get to know people and won’t take the right advice seriously. Kaplan gets frightened easily and runs in whatever direction his friends in Frankfort tell [...]

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Tags: Dining · Discrimination · Education · Gays · Greg Fischer · Indiana · JCPS · Jim King · Metro Council · State Government · UPS · Youth

There’s A Whole Lot Of Possibility City Today

July 5th, 2012 · 4 Comments

This will lead to much more serious pension problems for the City of Louisville and Jefferson County Public Schools. U.S. states and localities have run up more than $2 trillion of unfunded pension liabilities, Moody’s Investors Service said on Monday, citing data on plans offered by 8,500 local governments and over 14,000 individual entities. [Reuters] [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dining · Dogs · Downtown · Indiana · JCPS · Jeffersontown · Metro Government · Youth

Possibility City: Firefighter Mess Is Still Smoldering

July 3rd, 2012 · 8 Comments

Another duh moment for Metro Government: a judge says firefighters deserve back pay. Louisville metro government likely owes millions of dollars in back interest to more than 100 retired city firefighters shorted on their pension payments since 1985, a Jefferson County judge has ruled. Should have listened to common sense and Ann Oldfather. Should have [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Dining · Greg Fischer · Jerry Abramson · Metro Government · Oops · State Government · TARC

When Will Barbara Start Yelling At TV Reporters?

June 26th, 2012 · 4 Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is calling for a new study of a Louisville landfill because of new reports of waste found during routine monitoring. [H-L] Surely everybody else is about to gouge their eyes out over the non-stop obsession of teevee newsers with the MIlton-Madison bridge. [WAVE3] Even more weird: The new owner of [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Cordish · CW · Dining · Downtown · Gays · Guns · Hype · Indiana · Metro Council · Possibility City · Race · Radio · TV · WDRB

Fair Board Turns Blind Eye To Immigration Issue

May 25th, 2012 · Comments Off

What? Chipotle still has immigration issues? You don’t say: NEW YORK (Dow Jones)–Federal investigations related to the immigration status of some Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.’s (CMG) employees may linger for a couple of years, the company’s co-chief executive said Wednesday, an indication the issue could remain an overhang for the burrito chain. We guess the [...]

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Tags: Dining · Downtown · Immigration · Oops · State Government

Everyone Forgetting Fischer’s Top Guy’s At KRS

March 2nd, 2012 · 1 Comment

Before anyone gets too excited over Kentucky Retirement Systems demanding $10.8 million in interest payments? Don’t forget that Greg Fischer’s top guy, Tommy, is the illegal appointee to the KRS board. They think they can get it because he’s Greg’s man. [C-J/AKN] Louisville food trucks should probably be hopping on this wedding bandwagon. [NPR] Why [...]

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Tags: Arena · Bad Behavior · Business · Derby Festival · Dining · Greg Fischer · Metro Government · Scandal · State Government · University of Louisville

Maybe Jerry Will Save NKY With Some Cordish Fun

February 27th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Really, WDRB? You’re still pretending those signatures on Bob Gunnell’s “petition” aren’t from a handful of people? And are ignoring the reality that next to none of those people live or work int he area? [FOX41] If the Occupy Louisville folks had caused the incidents and incited violence, why didn’t LMPD say so? Because they [...]

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Tags: Dining · Hype · JCPS · Jerry Abramson · Kentucky Kingdom · LMPD · Ohio River Bridges · Oops · WDRB · Weather · WLKY

Anti-Bridges Folks Are Gonna Get Angry Again

February 8th, 2012 · 5 Comments

The Holiday World folks formed a new company to negotiate the lease of the Kentucky Kingdom property with the state. Meanwhile, the state still owes Ed Hart millions of dollars. They’re screwing Ed, if you’re unaware, because he’s in business with Bruce Lunsford and won’t bend over or kiss their behinds. [C-J/AKN] Oldham County is [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dining · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Kentucky Kingdom · Metro Government · Ohio River Bridges · State Government · Steve Beshear

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