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Why’s David Whitlock Still In The Flipping News?!

August 16th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Louisville is on its way to becoming more bicycle friendly. Hopefully that means fewer people will be run over by cars every five minutes. [WDRB] If you missed the Eastern Kentucky focus on The Colbert Report, be sure to check it out. [Page One] Police are investigating after an officer involved shooting in Louisville’s PRP [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bikes · Death · Discrimination · Economy · Gays · Indiana · Parks · UPS

Indiana Will Maybe Someday Open That Bridge

June 7th, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Louisville judge accused of threatening to strangle a lawyer has been temporarily suspended by the Kentucky Judicial Conduct Commission. Senior Judge Martin McDonald was temporarily removed from the bench with pay this week pending the resolution of two ethics-related cases. [WDRB] Really? The downtown bridge groundbreaking is a family-friendly event? [Business First] The deadline [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Education · Gays · Health Care · Indiana · Judges · Kentucky Kingdom · Metro Council · Ohio River Bridges · Parks · South End · State Government · Youth

Surprise: Outsiders Don’t Always Buy Our Hype

June 6th, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Metropolitan Sewer District claims the process to buyout more than 120 flood-prone homes on Maple Street is “on schedule” despite liens on certain properties one city leader called “a problem.” [WDRB] Wondering what the racial disparity in marijuana arrests actually looks like? Kentucky looks remarkably bad. [NY Times] It’s a center that has saved [...]

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Tags: Bourbon · Death · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Council · Mitch McConnell · MSD · Ohio River Bridges · Parks · Politics · Race · Scandal · Youth

Louisvillians Shocked To Learn Nawbny Has Parks

April 29th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Early morning brunchers will now be able to sip bourbon or any other drink of choice on Sunday mornings. [WDRB] The annual financial audit of Louisville Metro government found only one reportable deficiency, Mayor Greg Fischer reported Friday. Really? We’re going to take his word for it? Because there are dozens of people in Metro [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Dining · Greg Fischer · Horse Industry · Hype · Indiana · Metro Government · Parks · Scandal · State Government

Possibility City Is Filled With Death This Week

April 24th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Another day, another murder in Possibility City. Homicide detectives are investigating Louisville’s latest murder. It happened just after 2 a.m. Wednesday off Southern Parkway near Churchill Downs. [WDRB] The city has given two lawyers exclusive rights to develop a $200 million, mixed-use project on riverfront land abandoned by the Museum Plaza investors nearly two years [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Death · Democrats · Downtown · Guns · Health Care · Indiana · Mitch McConnell · Museum Plaza · Parks · Politics · Scandal · State Government

Metro Govt Bears The Brunt Of KRS Corruption

April 3rd, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Louisville woman has been arrested after authorities say she caused over $1,000 worth of damage to the Hall of Justice. At least it was rocks and not something more crazy. [WDRB] Faced with a Friday deadline to approve the mayor’s Falls Landing Park plan or risk losing a $500,000 state grant, Jeffersonville City Council [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Business · Dogs · Ethics · Indiana · Jail · Parks · State Government

A Bit More On Mr. Light Up Louisville’s Start

January 2nd, 2013 · 2 Comments

On Friday, January 20, 2012 (at 3:42 P.M. Eastern – via email), it was announced the following people would review the Louisville Metro Department of Community Services and Revitalization: Dave Neumann Kate Farrow Nicole Jacobsen Kevin Connelly Joseph MacDonald Wanda Carson May Porter The duration of the review was projected to be 120 days. One [...]

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Tags: Greg Fischer · Metro Government · Parks · Scandal

LWC’s Budget Sucks So You Have To Pay For It

November 21st, 2012 · 6 Comments

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] A garage full of marijuana and piles of cash are discovered in an Okolona home. [WDRB] Jefferson Circuit Judge Frederic Cowan ruled last week that Louisville Metro Government, the Louisville Zoo and the [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Greg Fischer · Horse Industry · Indiana · Legal · Metro Government · Parks · Taxes · Water · Weather

Your Brain Melted From All The Campaign Commercials Interrupting Your Teevee Stories

November 2nd, 2012 · Comments Off

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Will Chris Thieneman get to stay on the ballot this year or won’t he? A judge is supposed to rule on the matter of where he pretends to live today. [WDRB] Global business [...]

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Tags: Chris Thieneman · Churchill Downs · Health Care · JCPS · Judges · LG&E · Parks · Politics · Youth

It’s Been A Year And Literally Nothing Has Changed

October 29th, 2012 · 14 Comments

Greg Fischer and his people fired the Metro Parks whistleblower, retaliated against him and swept the drunk driving incident under the rug. They continue to speak poorly of said whistleblower. The whistleblower, on the other hand, seems to be the only adult in the whole mess. Here’s a comment he left this morning: Joey Sears [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Greg Fischer · Metro Government · Parks