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Attica Scott Really Is Spending Every Last Cent

June 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

Look, we love Brightside. Who doesn’t? This city owes the organization a lot. What we don’t love is when people like Attica Scott hold poorly planned clean-up and beautification events and don’t announce then until a couple days beforehand: FROM THE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS Who on earth is able to get out there from 11:00 to [...]

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Tags: Metro Council · Possibility City · West End

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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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bikes · Charity · Chris Thieneman · Construction · Dogs · Economy · Ford · Greg Fischer · Housing · Indiana · Metro Council · Metro Government · Oops · Police · Poverty · State Government · West End

WAVE Continues Circling The “News” Toilet Bowl

May 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

A Louisville couple is moving ahead to expand their small business. Justin and Kristin Gilbert opened their small gelato shop about seven years ago in Norton Commons called Gelato Gilberto. [WDRB] The Louisville Metro Council has scheduled a public hearing [TODAY] on Mayor Greg Fischer’s proposed 2014-15 metro budget. One likely topic of debate will [...]

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Tags: Bourbon · Business · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Homeless · Hype · Indiana · John Yarmuth · Legal · LG&E · Metro Council · Mitch McConnell · Ohio River Bridges · Possibility City · Poverty · WAVE · West End · Youth

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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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Cable · Charity · Death · Economy · Election · Guns · Housing · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Council · Oops · Politics · Scandal · State Government · West End

Everybody’s Still Surprised Bridge Is Really Open

May 22nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

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] Jefferson County Public Schools spends more money on administration – and less on instruction – than [...]

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Tags: Business · Death · Democrats · Education · Election · Hype · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Council · Ohio River Bridges · Politics · Possibility City · Scandal · State Government · West End

What Will Happen With Today’s Election?

May 20th, 2014 · 1 Comment

And what will it mean for Louisville? We’re paying close attention to just a couple races locally. Specifically: 9th District Metro Council. Will out-of-state lobbyists and University of Louisville-aligned special interests buy the seat via J.P. Davis? Or will someone who isn’t vapid and devoid of common sense like Mike Brooks win? This is Louisville, [...]

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Tags: Election · Metro Council · Politics · West End

Are You Ready For Non-Stop Political Ads?!

May 20th, 2014 · Comments Off

INDOT officials say construction on the Indiana side of the Big Four Bridge is complete, meaning the long-awaited opening of the ramp to the popular pedestrian bridge could happen this week. [WDRB] One of two Walmart stores that opened last year in Washington, D.C., has 83,000 square feet of retail space right on a street [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Banking · Business · Crime · Discrimination · Economy · Gays · Guns · Housing · Indiana · Media · Ohio River Bridges · Police · West End · Youth

Jeffersonville’s Embarrassing Mayor Strikes Again

May 19th, 2014 · Comments Off

West End residents are concerned with the growing number of halfway houses. It’s the part of West Louisville you don’t often see on the news. [WDRB] A boater who called the downtown Jeffersonville wharf home for nearly two decades before he and his wife were evicted from the docks earlier this year, is accusing Mayor [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Churchill Downs · Death · Discrimination · Guns · Health Care · Indiana · LG&E · Politics · Scandal · Senate Race · Weather · West End

WAVE3 Sure Loves It Some “BREAKING” News

April 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

The dean of the University of Louisville’s College of Business is stepping down after about a year on the job. [WDRB] Louisville youth with the Teen Leadership Council organized the first West of Ninth 5k Beautification Run/Walk Saturday to encourage and support a vision to enhance the area’s economic conditions and help beautify West Louisville. [...]

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Tags: Bourbon · Churchill Downs · Death · Education · Housing · Hype · Indiana · University of Louisville · West End · Youth

More Sad National News For Possibility City

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

Perfect timing. Right before the Kentucky Derby. Do you immediately think of Louisville when you read this headline? Almost Everyone In This Neighborhood Has Been Locked Up At Some Point Well… From the Huffington Post: Welcome to Beecher Terrace, a housing project in Louisville, Kentucky where nearly everyone has been to jail or prison. “Prison [...]

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Tags: Jail · Possibility City · West End

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