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So Many Neighborhoods With 50%+ Poverty Rates

January 8th, 2014 · Comments Off

If you missed Governor Steve Beshear’s address last night or just didn’t want to watch, here’s a PDF of his remarks. [SOTC 2014] Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer is asking the public for ideas about how the city’s vacant lots can be redeveloped — and he’s willing to put some money on the table to get [...]

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Tags: Business First · Dogs · Economy · Greg Fischer · Internet · Jerry Abramson · LG&E · Poverty · Scandal · Senate Race · Smoking Ban · State Government · Steve Beshear

Attorney General Jack Conway’s Monthly Column

February 9th, 2011 · Comments Off

This month Jack Conway focuses on cybersecurity and keeping your computerized life safe and secure… Online criminals work day and night to steal identities, personal financial data and any other information they can profit from. Each year, as many as 10 million Americans fall victim to identity theft. It is the fastest growing crime in [...]

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Tags: Internet · Jack Conway · State Government

Some Fancy New Sharing Features For You

November 23rd, 2010 · 1 Comment

Last week we unveiled new sharing features at Page One and we’re doing the same here. Beginning today you’ll see these fancy new sharing features at the bottom of each post for Twitter and Facebook, just like this: Standard Facebook junk happens if you click that one. If you choose to share on Twitter, we’ve [...]

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Tags: Hype · Internet

Plenty To Think About at IF

September 25th, 2009 · Comments Off

by John LaFollette The ‘Ville Voice correspondent This year’s Idea Festival is just barely more than halfway finished, and the presentations so far have been far-reaching, well-attended, and largely topical.  If you haven’t made it down yet—it’s one of Louisville’s most interesting annual events, after all—you’re due for a check-in.  Here’s a redux run-down of [...]

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Tags: Copyright · Downtown · Festival · Health Care · Internet · Movies

Looking for Trouble Edition

September 16th, 2009 · 7 Comments

A personal thanks to radio hostess with the most Francene for talking with my Public Speaking class last night at Brown Mackie College.  All those principles we’ve been talking about — confidence, knowing your material, making eye contact, etc. — she reinforced in a big way. Media Trouble, Part 1: Didn’t take long for one [...]

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Tags: Bikes · Downtown · Francene · Internet · Jim King · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Council · Metro Government · Sports · University of Kentucky · University of Louisville

A Small Step for Truth

September 8th, 2009 · 8 Comments

Making Time Stand Still: An alert reader informed us the big countdown clock at the arena site has been stuck on 442 days for some time now. Oops. So we called the Arena Authority. Apparently no one had noticed. But it’ll be working again tomorrow. Next November it should be ready. The Arena, not the [...]

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Tags: Education · Internet · John Yarmuth · Metro Government · Transparency

The News Just Keeps on Coming

September 2nd, 2009 · 3 Comments

Fit to Sue: Even though Hal Heiner tried to talk him out of it, Chris Thieneman will hold a press conference on Thursday on Fourth Street to publicize his planned lawsuit against the city over this Cordish $950,000 loan mess. Heiner worries the suit might affect AG Jack Conway’s opinion on the issue, expected to [...]

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Tags: Chris Thieneman · High School · Insight Comm. · Internet · Jack Conway · Legal · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Council · Sports

Your Tuesday Afternoon Soap Opera

July 28th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Gone in 50 Seconds: Fox41 got its hands on more evidence in the Karen Sypher case. The station played a tape of some of the :50 of phone calls from Lester Goetzinger to the Coach Rick, in which Goetzinger threatens to go public with info that somehow, is still not public. Fox41 was able to [...]

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Tags: Anchor · Horse Industry · Internet · Judges · Reporters · Scandal · Sports · TV · University of Louisville

Scandalous Stuff from Sports, Etc.

July 22nd, 2009 · 6 Comments

Sexploits in Sports: Eric Crawford pointed out that the hottest video on the Internet over the weekend was a peephole shot that might have been sexy ESPN reporter Erin Andrews – naked. Which gave the paper on excuse to include a giant photo of her on his blog, while Crawford wrote about what an invasion [...]

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Tags: Blogging · Dan Mongiardo · ESPN · Fired · Internet · Jack Conway · Reporters · Senate Race · Sports · TV

Civil Discourse on the News

July 15th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Stuff I Didn’t Know: As a public service to you, I listened to the new talk station today, and learned from Michael Savage (Noon – 3) that Pres. Obama is taking our guns, socializing our health care system, and is part of a plot by outsiders to take down America. Then Glenn Beck (3-6 p.m.) [...]

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Tags: Fired · Health Care · Hires · Internet · Marketing · Metro Council · Ohio River Bridges · Radio · Scandal · Steve Beshear · TV