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Citizens Group to Offer Tipline

June 8th, 2009 · 1 Comment

A group of activists based on the South End is launching a tip line that will be more effective and expose wrongdoing in city government that the one currently being set up by the Administration. “We hoping for tip leading something akin to the Kim Bunton scandal,” said Paul Holliger, who heads Stop I.T. organization [...]

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Tags: Metro Council · Metro Government · South End · Technology

For the Last 79,130 Local Households

June 4th, 2009 · 10 Comments

Finally. We’re in the home stretch of the digital TV transition, and according to the FCC, only 79,130 households in the market are still watching over-the-air TV signals. The FCC says we’re down to 2.41 percent of households not ready for the DTV transition in the market. The magic date is June 12, so expect [...]

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Tags: Technology · TV · WLKY

Another April 15 Deadline — TV

April 15th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Tonight, for all you TV watchers tuning in with rabbit ears, is your last night to enjoy the fine fare on KET. The statewide network is shutting down its analog transmitter, which means that you’ll have to have cable, satellite, or a digital converter box to see Comment on Kentucky on Friday. Of course, this [...]

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Tags: KET · Technology · TV

U of L Fires Shot in Brain Surgeon Controversy

April 1st, 2009 · 2 Comments

A law firm representing the University of Louisville in its ongoing dispute with the eight neurosurgeons who joined the Norton Neurological Institute sent a letter to Norton lawyers yesterday alleging that Dr. Christopher Shields and his team may have broken the law by negotiating their deal with Norton. They’re demanding that the surgeons negotiate a [...]

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Tags: Fired · Health Care · Hires · Scandal · Technology · University of Louisville

Life Hands Louisville a Lemon

March 31st, 2009 · 15 Comments

Yes, we’re all in agreement that the Possibility City gang screwed up that light show thing in Indianapolis last week. At least they have a sense of humor about it.

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Tags: Advertising · Branding · Possibility City · Technology · Video

The Best Way to Follow Us

March 26th, 2009 · Comments Off

Here at The ‘Ville Voice/Page One HQ, we’re grateful that so many of you spend at least a part of your day reading what we have to say about whatever. Thanks to you, we’ve been able to build an amazing audience, one that continues to grow. Lately, when we’ve been out talking about the site [...]

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Tags: Advertising · Full Signal · Internet · Technology

Remember to Pay Attention

March 26th, 2009 · Comments Off

Don’t Say We Didn’t Remind You: There are only a few hours left for you to win tickets to the Cowboy Junkies Saturday. Plan to attend the Louisville Brewfest at the Clifton Center tomorrow, where they’ll have the U of L game on. The News at 10: Watch this space for a big Forecastle Festival [...]

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Tags: Advertising · Branding · Contests · Cordish · Dan Mongiardo · Dining · Greater Louisville Inc. · Jack Conway · Jerry Abramson · Keep Louisville Weird · LEO · MSD · Sports · Technology · University of Kentucky

Quote of the Day: The War is Over

March 24th, 2009 · Comments Off

No, Not THAT War: Steve Neal of the Jefferson County Teachers Association proclaimed the war between the union and JCPS was over last night after the school board agreed to 1 percent raises and the union agreed to drop its participation in a silly lawsuit brought by teachers whose contracts were not renewed. But a [...]

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Tags: Arena · Art · Bellarmine · CW · Festival · JCPS · Jerry Abramson · Judges · Library · Sex · Technology

Hoops Heavenly for WLKY, Despite the Glitch

March 24th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Even without the Louisville Cardinals playing in the NCAA Tournament, WLKY-TV annually pulls the biggest ratings among CBS affiliates nationally for the event. But with the Cards playing, and with Western Kentucky playing in prime time on Thursday and Saturday nights, the ratings numbers were eye-opening. Maybe the numbers were a big part of the [...]

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Tags: Sports · Technology · TV · University of Louisville · WLKY

Friday the 13th Bad Luck Edition

March 13th, 2009 · 1 Comment

We’re predicting it will be bad luck for UK today when it faces LSU in the SEC Tournament at 1. Still, it’s a good excuse for you to goof off during the workday. The Cards play Villanova at 7 tonight. After both Connecticut and Pitt lost last night, they seem to be a near-lock for [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Celebrity · Crime · Education · JCPS · Legal · Metro Council · Music · Newspaper · Sports · State Government · Technology · University of Kentucky · University of Louisville