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Is Everything In Clark County, Ind. Crazy Corrupt?

September 15th, 2014 · 9 Comments

Does this stink of unnecessary fearmongering? On Wednesday morning, police say a student at Hite Elementary was approached by a stranger in the neighborhood behind her school. [WDRB] It’s fine and dandy to profess your extreme level of transparency. That is — if you’re actually transparent and not cherry picking what gets released. Like with [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bikes · Death · Festival · Greg Fischer · Guns · Health Care · Highlands · Hype · Indiana · Judges · Ohio River Bridges · Politics · Senate Race · Transparency · University of Louisville · West End

NKL Continues To Mislead The General Public

September 5th, 2014 · Comments Off

No Kill Louisville can’t seem to stop misleading everyone 24/7. The latest? Pretending to be responsible for the Highlands Festival: CLICK FOR THE FAKE The REAL Highlands Festival: CLICK FOR ORIGINAL Even used the same photo of Baxter Avenue to spoof things. Unreal. No wonder Louisville Metro Animal Services is a disaster — it’s because [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Festival · Highlands · Hype

UofL: Officially The Land Of Unchecked Corruption

April 4th, 2014 · 3 Comments

The bright colors signature to the Kentucky Derby are a stark contrast to what organizations fighting human trafficking say the annual event can bring. [WDRB] Jeffersonville’s ramp to the Big Four Bridge will open with a ribbon cutting ceremony at noon April 30, the day of the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Great Steamboat Race. [C-J/AKN] The [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Highlands · Indiana · Kentucky Derby · Mitch McConnell · Ohio River Bridges · Possibility City · Senate Race · State Government · University of Louisville · Weather

What Caused Everybody’s Tweeter To Assplode?

April 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off

Oh, not much, just this: FROM TWITTER THE URBANS! OH GOD! We collectively give up.

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Tags: Death · Highlands · Hype · Race

JCPS Will Officially Cancel Summer In 3, 2…

March 4th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Snow and ice can’t damper the spirits of the Kentucky Derby Festival. The 42nd edition of the Pegasus Pins went on sale Monday morning. [WDRB] As the bankruptcy case for Seven Counties Services heads to trial [yesterday], public agencies across Kentucky are watching to see if the court will clear an exit from the state’s [...]

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Tags: Derby Festival · Discrimination · Ford · Health Care · Highlands · Indiana · JCPS · Mitch McConnell · State Government · University of Kentucky · Water · Weather

The Highlands Bank Robbery Is An Insane Story

February 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment

We can’t decide if this is worthy of a cringe or not. Josh Young, the teen who last year was found not guilty of killing his 14-year-old stepbrother, is taping an upcoming appearance on Dr. Phil. [WDRB] Basically, nothing has changed and polls this early unfortunately don’t mean much. Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes holds a [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Death · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Highlands · Indiana · Mitch McConnell · Politics · Polls · Taxes

Cordish Dragging Its Feet With Your Tax Dollars

August 30th, 2013 · Comments Off

An LMPD detective has been indicted in connection with a shooting he was involved in last year. [WDRB] It’s tons of fun watching this whole meltdown situation happen. After a series of fiery exchanges with Jefferson County Attorney Mike O’Connell, a district court judge Thursday denied his request to hold a hearing exploring why Judge [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Death · Health Care · Highlands · Indiana · Judges · LMPD · Senate Race

Louisville Should Care More About Homeless In IN

August 9th, 2013 · Comments Off

It’s a summer crackdown on crimes in Victory Park, like gambling, drugs and loitering. Despite seeing gang graffiti on trees, residents say the park has really cleaned up, and they are thanking the police patrols. [WDRB] Councilman David Yates (D-25) will propose sweeping changes to controls governing Louisville Metro Council Neighborhood Development Funds. Yates will [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Construction · Crime · Dogs · Economy · Gambling · Highlands · Homeless · Indiana · Metro Council · Metro Government · Politics · State Government · UPS · West End

The Shanklin Ethics Mess Gets Even Messier

July 17th, 2013 · Comments Off

Heated and bitter exchanges almost derailed a council court hearing that was initially scheduled as “house keeping” for next week’s ethics trial against Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin. [WDRB] A contractor that is somewhat unfamiliar to Jeffersonville officials was awarded the bid to construct the city’s Big Four Station on Monday, and work is expected to soon [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Ethics · Greater Louisville Inc. · Greg Fischer · Highlands · Horse Industry · Indiana · Jack Conway · Legal · Metro Council · Ohio River Bridges · Scandal · State Government

Imagine If That Chemical Leak Was In Prospect

June 12th, 2013 · 6 Comments

Yesterday just was not a good day for Louisville. A serious school bus accident and a plane crash will certainly make you thankful for being safe. [WDRB & More WDRB] Watching video of that bus accident yesterday will really freak you out. Shot from a trucker’s dash cam. [Click the Clicky] Saying it is “very [...]

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