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Shannon White’s Just A Working Class Lady

April 2nd, 2010 · 6 Comments

Oh, hey, lookit on the Twitter: Shannon White is just an everyday working class mom with kids in a working class private school, who wants to be all working class and tear down houses in the West End to create gardens– because that (ha) makes sense, and she’s just an everyday working class woman who […]

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Tags: Democrats · Golf · Mayor's Race 2010 · Oops · Politics

What To Do With Us This Weekend

September 4th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Finally Friday and time to celebrate some good things in Possibility City. You might fund the V.V. . . . Tonight at the Green Building: There’s a reception for the release of the latest Gill Holland project, the Louisville Counts book.  It’s a kids’ counting book with 22 bits of trivia and accompanying art from […]

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Tags: Art · Downtown · Golf · Green · Music · Possibility City · South End · Sports · TV · University of Louisville

Fallout from a News-Free Weekend

August 10th, 2009 · 6 Comments

It’s a lot easier to win golf tournaments when your opponent chokes out a snowman at 16 on Sunday. Tiger’s awesome (63 of 66 putts inside 10 feet), but still. But is he Republican Enough? Joe Gerth notes that Trey Grayson spent a lot of last week reaching out to the right, assuring right-wingers that […]

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Tags: Golf · Jack Conway · Metro Council · Reporters · Senate Race · Trey Grayson

No PGA Drama in “Land of Drama”

July 30th, 2009 · Comments Off

There was no drama in what PGA Communications Director Julius Mason calls “the land of drama.” Jim Remy, the PGA president, also acknowledged that today’s announcement was “not the best kept secret in Louisville today.” So here’s the news. In 2011 the PGA of American will host its PGA Senior Championship here and then in […]

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Tags: Economy · Golf · Greater Louisville Inc. · Sports

PGA in 2014: Cat Really out of Bag

July 29th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Looks like the Courier-Journal’s discovered the semi-official word we told you about several weeks ago — tomorrow’s PGA announcement will include news that the 2014 PGA Championship is coming to Louisville’s Valhalla Golf Club. After we reported that the PGA was making the announcement July 6, based on a leaked e-mail from former Sports Commission […]

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Tags: Golf · Rumors · Sports

PGA Scheduling Special Announcement

July 22nd, 2009 · 3 Comments

Wonder what this could be about? Just got an invitation from the PGA of America to attend a special announcement on July 30 at Valhalla Golf Club. Headliners are the president and CEO, Jim Remy and Joe Steranka. The invite says “other VIP guests” will be there. Tiger Woods? Was Diane McGraw right when she […]

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Tags: Golf · Hype · Travel

This Place Could Use a Love Vigil

July 7th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Not in the Dictionary? Anybody having one of those love vigils for Michael Jackson today?  The pop star’s memorial service finally comes today, and Al Sharpton has asked for churches across the U.S. to host love vigils. And he wants a Jackson stamp from the post office. Let’s thank Sharpton for adding a new phrase […]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Celebrity · Gambling · Gannett · Golf · Health Care · Horse Industry · Jerry Abramson · Metro Government · Republican Party · Scandal · Sports · WLKY

PGA Coming Here in 2014

July 6th, 2009 · 7 Comments

The big piece of news in the story we had earlier today will have a much bigger impact on Louisville than whatever happens between the Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Greater Louisville Sports Commission. Or between Diane McGraw and Jim Wood. No one will confirm it, but the PGA Championship is likely coming to […]

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Tags: Golf · Greater Louisville Inc. · Possibility City · Rumors · Ryder Cup · Sports

Bluegrass Treasures & Horse Farms Give-Away

June 29th, 2009 · Comments Off

We recently gave away copies of The Complete Guide to Kentucky State Parks because we love our magnificent state parks system. And now, thanks to Sunshine Publications, we’ve pleased to give away two copies (each) of Horse Farms and Horse Tales of the Bluegrass and Bluegrass Treasures: A Guide to Extraordinary Lodging, Dining & Entertainment. […]

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Tags: Books · Contests · Dining · Golf · Horse Industry · Travel

Summer: It’s What’s for the ‘Ville

May 21st, 2009 · 5 Comments

Hot, Hot, Hot and Air Quality Alerts. A power outage over in Jake’s neighborhood. Belles On: Sorry, I don’t have anything to say about American Idol. But the Southern Belles reality TV series premieres tonight at 10 on SOAPnet, #75 on your Insight system. Here’s something on it from a TV industry site: . . […]

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