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Possibility City Turns A Blind Eye To Homeless

October 10th, 2014 · No Comments

Louisville’s largest homeless camp is now gone and trees are being cleared where about 40 people used to live. [WDRB] Really, LMPD? You didn’t even bother to check out the dude’s camp site? No wonder there’s so much distrust. [C-J/AKN] Talk about being at the right place at the right time. [WHAS11] Lexington is likely [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Dogs · Education · Health Care · Homeless · Indiana · JCPS · Lexington · LMPD · Metro Council · Mitch McConnell · Oops · Politics · Senate Race · Smoking Ban · University of Kentucky

The Gays Are Taking Over Everything In Indiana

October 8th, 2014 · No Comments

Louisville’s notorious drug dealer, Ricky Kelly, returned to court Monday morning, charged with murder — and prosecutors are grappling with a decision they have to make. [WDRB] John Yarmuth and Michael Macfarlane, his Republican opponent in next month’s election, took shot at one another during a testy one-hour debate on Kentucky Educational Television on Monday. [...]

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Tags: Crime · Debate · Gays · Homeless · Housing · Indiana · John Yarmuth · Judges · Legal · Lexington · Metro Council · Police · Politics · Polls · Senate Race · Water

Help Give That Poor Kid A Dignified Funeral

October 3rd, 2014 · 1 Comment

Will you help pay for Ray Allen Etheridge’s funeral? He’s the homeless kid found murdered in Cherokee Park. You can donate at any PNC branch, despite what the story says. [WDRB] Errrr. Nope. Master P is paying for it all. Glad to see someone step up like that! Despite a judicial rule against endorsements, a [...]

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Tags: Business · Charity · Crime · Death · Health Care · Homeless · Hype · Indiana · JCPS · Judges · Lexington · Oops · Police · Politics · Travel · Youth

People Just Can’t Stop Saying Heinous Crap

October 2nd, 2014 · 3 Comments

You already know people say crazy things on television news stories and in comments online. But when a kid gets killed, some people immediately go off into the deep end. Let’s take a look at a few examples: THIS THIS AND THIS Who could say such hideous things? JENNIFER KEITH RICHARD GOBLE Possumbilly City? HEAD [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Homeless · Possibility City · Youth

Council Is About To Take Greg Fischer To Task

October 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

And people still wonder why we cover the intricacies of smaller school districts. It’s because that’s where we’ve shown for years the focus should be. [WDRB] Can we please start taking youth homelessness more seriously in Louisville and in Kentucky? [C-J/AKN] During a news conference Tuesday afternoon, Louisville Metro Police released new details after a [...]

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Tags: Bourbon · Cable · Death · Education · Guns · Homeless · Indiana · JCPS · Youth · Zoning

What? There Are Homeless People In Louisville?

September 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

The biggest homeless camp in Louisville could soon be forced to move. About 40 people live in the homeless camp off Campbell Street and they say if they’re forced to leave, they aren’t sure where they’ll go. [WDRB] The Falls of the Ohio State Park draws visitors for activities ranging from hiking and fishing to [...]

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Tags: Death · Dining · Homeless · Indiana · Mitch McConnell · Politics · Polls · University of Louisville · West End

Greg Fischer: He’s The Opposite Of Transparent

August 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

The city of Jeffersonville is changing its plans for a marina that’s been vacant since the first of the year, after construction bids were more expensive than expected. [WDRB] Chris declined to comment if Kindred had asked the city for financial incentives to assist its project. Because he can’t be caught being transparent with taxpayers [...]

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Tags: Art · Business · Downtown · Education · Guns · Homeless · Indiana · JCPS · Lexington · Mitch McConnell · Music · Politics · Scandal · Senate Race · Taxes · Transparency

Puppies & Rainbows! Morning In Possibility City!

August 19th, 2014 · 6 Comments

The University of Louisville says it has enrolled more first-year students this year than ever before. [WDRB] Checking on how area homeless population is adjusting during bridge construction. [C-J/AKN] A Louisville hot dog vendor charged with murder in a road rage shooting is back in court. [WHAS11] You can’t even wear a towel and sing [...]

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Tags: Crime · Discrimination · Festival · Guns · Health Care · Homeless · Indiana · Legal · Lexington · Oops · Politics · Race · Senate Race · University of Louisville

No Kill Louisville Continues Its Grifting, Misleading

July 31st, 2014 · 2 Comments

Remember that series we did on No Kill Louisville’s new leaders and… well… how jacked the whole shebang is? Misappropriation of funds, refusing to provide IRS-mandated documentation upon request, misleading the public and potential thievery. It’s a hot mess. No-Kill Louisville Now A Meaningless Money Pit [March 10] The No Kill Louisville Scandal(s) Begin To [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Dogs · Homeless · Scandal

Woah, What Happened To Summer Break, Kids?

July 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

Already planning a new elementary school in Norton Commons, Jefferson County Public Schools is looking to free-up more space in fast-growing eastern Louisville by converting Kennedy Metro — an alternative middle school near Jeffersontown – into an elementary school. [WDRB] Hold on to your wigs, ladies, cause Ann Oldfather is about to eat Possibility City [...]

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Tags: Charity · Crime · Death · Economy · Education · Ford · Gambling · Greg Fischer · Homeless · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Government · Oops · Politics · Scandal · Senate Race · Youth

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