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Even New Albany Takes Unwanted Pets Seriously

June 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

New Albany Police Chief Todd Bailey has asked the Indiana State Police to investigate the New Albany Police Department. [WDRB] A Metro Council committee last Tuesday tabled an effort to stop allowing new transitional housing and halfway shelters in certain west Louisville neighborhoods while members decide how to address neighborhood concerns about a proliferation of [...]

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Selective Parent Outrage Makes For Eye Rolls

May 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

Louisville entrepreneur Kent Oyler has been named the next president and CEO of Greater Louisville Inc., the metro chamber of commerce. [WDRB] When it comes to fitness, Louisville is huffing and puffing far behind its peers. The American College of Sports Medicine ranked the area a lowly 49th for fitness among the nation’s 50 largest [...]

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Tags: Art · Bad Behavior · Banking · Business · Discrimination · Dogs · Education · Fairness · Greater Louisville Inc. · Health Care · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Government · Oops · Possibility City · Youth

Metro Folks Chowing Down While On The Clock?

May 28th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Flash back to May 8 for a moment: John Boel’s hype aside, this is kind of infuriating. The WAVE 3 News investigation showing Louisville Metro public works and corrections vehicles lining up daily outside the Franciscan Kitchen and workers going in to eat food meant for the homeless wasn’t really news to John Rowan. [WAVE3] [...]

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Tags: Metro Government · Oops

West Buechel Shenanigans Reaching Fever Pitch

May 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off

Eating crow is never fun but that’s what Jake is doing. Help him get things squared away? If you get something out of this content, consider doing so in order to ensure that it continues. [Click Here For Details] Broken headstones, overgrown grass and widespread vandalism: those are the conditions at Eastern Cemetery in the [...]

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It’s Time For A Major Attica Scott Reality Check

May 22nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

Let’s talk about her for a moment: ATTICA SCOTT, FIRST SWEARING IN Outgoing Metro Councilwoman, District 1, Attica Scott released the following statement after being defeated by Jessica Green: “I will leave office in December knowing that I helped to bring respectability to our office, that I asked tough questions when no one else was [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Hype · Metro Council · Oops · Politics

Jake’s Laptop Is Dead: Lame Begging Begins

May 19th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Okay. Feed me crow. Officially begging for he first time for something that will directly benefit me on a personal and professional level. This isn’t for an intern, not to pay attorneys for the new project, nothing like that. It’s directly for me and my work. This couldn’t happen at a worse time. The day [...]

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Some Life Or Death Egg On Local Faces

May 13th, 2014 · 2 Comments

We’re big fans of teachers. Just not so much the overpaid nitwits who run their unions. This is what we mean: EpiPen Saves Madison County Student’s Life A Madison County student was in the right place at the right time when she started to have a severe allergic reaction. Luckily for the student, she was [...]

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Tags: Death · Education · Health Care · Oops · Youth

Council Republicans Must Love Being Hated

May 9th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Uh…. One person was injured when JCPS bus #9703 hit the wall of Westport Middle School Thursday morning. [WDRB] With $13 million bankrolled for improvements in the emerging Nulu neighborhood east of downtown, consultants have recommended redesigning part of East Market Street as a boulevard, with a median divider and an 8-foot-wide bike trail on [...]

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How Is Mr. Derby Ticket Fraud Still In Operation?

May 6th, 2014 · Comments Off

After the Kentucky Derby comes to an end, then comes the part that isn’t so fun. Cleaning up the track. [WDRB] The Pleasure Ridge Park High School principal removed by Jefferson County Public Schools in January amid an investigation of school finances has been recommended for termination, his attorney said Monday. [C-J/AKN] Yep, this story [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Charity · Education · Horse Industry · Indiana · JCPS · Kentucky Derby · Oops · Race

The Old Butchertown-Swift Slap Fight Rages On

April 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

With opening night just three days away, the finish line is fast approaching at Churchill Downs. [WDRB] KFC Yum! Center officials say they don’t intend to pay $7.5 million the Kentucky State Fair Board claims it’s lost since the new arena began siphoning business from Freedom Hall when it started hosting University of Louisville basketball [...]

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Tags: Arena · Bad Behavior · Butchertown · Churchill Downs · Health Care · Horse Industry · Indiana · Oops · State Government