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Still Teasing Louisville With High-Speed Internets

March 6th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Drugs, alcohol and tobacco products can be a dangerous combination in the hands of young people — and one west Louisville neighborhood is doing something about it. [WDRB] The city of New Albany has enlisted nationally known city planner and walkability advocate Jeff Speck to conduct a traffic study of its downtown streets. [C-J/AKN] March [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Gays · Indiana · Jack Conway · JCPS · LMPD · Smoking Ban · Steve Beshear · University of Louisville · West End

Wise: Jack Conway Won’t Fight For Discrimination

March 4th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Jack Conway just announced that he will not waste taxpayer dollars defending discrimination of gay people. This mans Judge Heyburn’s ruling stands. And these two: GOVERNOR BESHEAR & CONWAY Have enough sense to know that 1950s-style hatred is not okay. UPDATE: During his presser, Conway teared up: AT PRESS CONFERENCE MOMENTS AGO Another Update: Nope. [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Gays · Jack Conway · Steve Beshear

Gay Married In Another State? THIS IS URGENT!

February 27th, 2014 · Comments Off

If you are in a gay marriage from another state or jurisdiction, it is important to do things like this within the next 24 hours. All because of this from earlier today. Run – don’t walk – to try to get your marriages recognized. Try to get your names changed. Try to update your driver’s [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Gays · Jack Conway · State Government · Steve Beshear

Papaw & Jack Do A Druggy Video Update

February 24th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Last week Governor Steve Beshear and Jack Conway discussed juvenile substance abuse treatment grants:

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Tags: Jack Conway · State Government · Steve Beshear · Video

Big Four Bridge May Never Open In Indiana

October 16th, 2013 · Comments Off

Guess what won’t change a damn thing in Louisville: Limiting alcohol sales after 2:00 A.M. Because there’s not a snowball’s chance in hell that 2:00 A.M. is any different than 1:30 A.M. or 5:00 A.M. [WDRB] The view across 28th Street in Parkland has turned a little greener for Rhonda Buress. [C-J/AKN] Another day, another [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Education · Indiana · Jack Conway · LMPD · Metro Council · Ohio River Bridges · Oops · Parks · Possibility City · Senate Race · University of Kentucky · West End

Still Ignoring All But The Puppies & Rainbows

October 15th, 2013 · Comments Off

The latest ball juggling (we’re keeping it PG-13) for the Arnolds from A Kentucky Newspaper: Private citizens have stepped up while the federal government has stayed shut down to provide important services to children in need, as well as offering up basic decency to the families of soldiers who have died for their country. John [...]

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Tags: Greg Fischer · Hype · Jack Conway · Newspaper

Why Are You Excited For The Govt Shutdown?

October 1st, 2013 · Comments Off

NOTE: Please stick with us the next couple days. Going through some technical upgrades that will slow content a bit. Updates will be sparse for a couple days. The University of Louisville will participate in a nationwide study to examine the effects of tobacco on cardiovascular disease. [WDRB] An advisory from Kentucky Attorney General Jack [...]

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Tags: Death · Economy · Guns · Housing · Indiana · Jack Conway · Possibility City · Poverty · University of Kentucky · University of Louisville

Louisville’s Gonna Ignore The Homeless Problem

August 19th, 2013 · Comments Off

Whether you go for the food, the rides or the exhibits, your first fair attraction will be the parking. After many people complained about time and hassle in the past, the Kentucky State Fair says it is off to a much better start this year thanks to a revamped system. [WDRB] Former Jefferson County Constable [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Economy · Education · Gays · Homeless · Indiana · Jack Conway · JCPS · Lexington · Ohio River Bridges · UPS

Another Day Of Metro Council Court Begins…

July 24th, 2013 · Comments Off

Did Metro Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin commit fraud and deceit? Or is she just guilty of sloppy bookkeeping? That is a key question at the trial that could remove her from office. [WDRB] Jefferson Circuit Judge Mary Shaw has ruled she can’t lower the 12 percent interest rate the city must add to the amount it [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Ethics · Health Care · Indiana · Jack Conway · Legal · LMPD · Metro Council · Metro Government · Ohio River Bridges · Oops · Sports · University of Louisville

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