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Entries Tagged as 'Frankfort Ave.'

Hospital Turf Wars Are Worse Than High School

October 31st, 2013 · Comments Off

Some businesses along Frankfort Avenue are banding together after recently being hit by thieves. [WDRB] In the most recent FEC reporting quarter, Alison Grimes spent tons on travel. Ed Marksberry questions how she could do so much traveling while also doing her job as Secretary of State. [Page One] It was erected on the Belvedere [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Charity · Crime · Death · Frankfort Ave. · Gambling · High School · Indiana · Senate Race · Sports · Youth

Did You Hear? Louisville’s Economy Just Magical

May 17th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Everybody is just cold getting murdered in Shiveley. Don’t tell any of your meemaws who live there. [WDRB] The Lexington Parking Authority board of commissioners voted Thursday to accept the proposed new city food truck ordinance, subject to several modifications. Seems Lexington takes food trucks more seriously than Louisville. [H-L] There‚Äôs been some progress after [...]

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Tags: Business · Death · Economy · Ethics · Ford · Frankfort Ave. · Greg Fischer · Indiana · Jail · Lexington · Metro Council · Metro Government · Neighborhoods · Police · South End

Parker’ll Save You From Nobama & Public School

May 23rd, 2012 · 9 Comments

Maybe people wouldn’t be freaking out about two tiny parking spots if Louisville were more pedestrian-friendly and more people walked to alleviate their fat problem? [C-J/AKN] A University of Louisville professor doesn’t believe rallies will end violence. Because guess what? They won’t. [FOX41] The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is not backing down on its promise [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bikes · Business · Election · Frankfort Ave. · Gays · Metro Council · Metro Government · MSD · Ohio River Bridges · Parks · Politics · TV · WHAS · Youth

Did You Hear? UPS Is Running A Funny TV Ad

March 15th, 2012 · 12 Comments

We’re not going to shut up about you giving to the Red Cross for tornado relief efforts. This will take a long time. [Click Here To Give] Do you need a pee-alert worthy story to read this morning? Check out this piece by a woman offering suggestions of what to do in Louisville during March [...]

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Tags: Arena · Bad Behavior · Business · Charity · Economy · Frankfort Ave. · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Indiana · Jack Conway · Jim King · South End · Sports · State Government · Travel · UPS · Weather

WLKY Has Stretched Its Ruh Ro Headline Wings

November 1st, 2011 · 6 Comments

Did you miss the Orange Man John Boehner speaking in Louisville yesterday? Go watch video of it now. [C-SPAN] Jack Conway is taking a big hit in a new report on attorneys general and trial lawyers. Naturally, his opponent and the statewide press are missing in action. [Page One] Pro-tip to Brandon Coan – who [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Congress · Dining · Frankfort Ave. · Hype · Jack Conway · LG&E · Metro Government · Music · Oops · Politics

Honest Question: How’s There So Much Free Time?

October 27th, 2011 · 16 Comments

Everybody in their right mind is super-excited that Genny’s Diner got bulldozed. And anybody who wants to let their inner fat kid (translation: us and everyone we know) run wild is super-excited that The Comfy Cow opened its new location on Frankfort Avenue yesterday: What we don’t understand is why it was important for Greg [...]

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Tags: Business · Frankfort Ave. · Greg Fischer · Hype

Did LMPD Give Up On Compton Because He’s Gay?

August 16th, 2011 · 15 Comments

Will LMPD ever find the body of Andrew Compton or has the department given up on the case because it involves some gays? We bit our tongues for quite a while but Robert White has a bit of a problem brewing with some groups beginning to ask questions. [WAVE3] Two more Transportation Cabinet employees have [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Education · Frankfort Ave. · Gays · Greg Fischer · LG&E · LMPD · Metro Government · Politics · Rumors · Scandal · State Government · Steve Beshear · Weather

MSD’s History Has Come Back To Haunt Louisville

March 31st, 2011 · 3 Comments

Judy Green faces the ethics commission today. Let’s all hold our breath in unison. [FOX41] FINALLY! The mainstream remembers why there are problems with MSD and Bud Schardein. [C-J/AKN] Let’s decipher coal’s job impact. And let’s assume everything Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul say about coal and the environment is off by two-thirds. [H-L] I [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dining · Downtown · Frankfort Ave. · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Metro Council · Metro Government · Mitch McConnell · MSD · Ohio River Bridges · Transparency

Woah, Frankfort Avenue Is Now Crazy Excited

September 28th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Do you need a temporary job the last week of October? These guys need a driver for a super-secret project. [Paulick Report] It’s a shame Hal Heiner wouldn’t answer questions about whether he’d veto domestic partner benefits as mayor. Last night’s “debate” was awful on all fronts and it proved the city has no solid [...]

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Tags: Bikes · Business · Concerts · Congress · Dining · Discrimination · Frankfort Ave. · Gays · Greg Fischer · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Government · Movies · Music · Oops · Radio · University of Louisville

Time To Wake Up From Your Thursday Eve Stupor

August 6th, 2010 · Comments Off

The Second Annual Golden Poo Awards end today. If you haven’t made nominations in each category, time is running out! Only open through Sunday. [Page One] Cordish is notorious for discriminating on the basis of race. You surprised that they’re getting sued in Kansas City? [Fat Lip] Ryan Alessi’s fancy new U.S. Senate poll has [...]

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Tags: Art · Automobile · Awards · Contests · Cordish · Discrimination · Frankfort Ave. · Jack Conway · Legal · Oops · Polls · Scandal · Senate Race · Sex