Y Summer Camp Open House this Saturday

  MAKE THIS SUMMER THE BEST EVER FOR YOUR CHILD YMCA opens summer camp registration at Open House on March..

Alltech Introduces Kentucky Vanilla Barrel Cream Ale

Kentucky Vanilla Barrel Cream Ale joins permanent barrel-aged lineup [LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Over the past few months, Alltech..

Old Rip Van Winkle 25 Year Old Bourbon To Be Released

Old Rip Van Winkle 25 Year Old Bourbon to be Released   Oldest Van Winkle Bourbon ever bottled is..

Legends' national anthem tryouts set for Feb. 18-19

Legends’ national anthem tryouts set for Feb. 18-19             (WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK, Lexington, Ky.)   It’s time for talented..

$100,000 Endowment Challenge Initiated

The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation is pleased to announce that an anonymous donor has made a $100,000..

Enhancing the paark today - Ensuring the park's tomorrow

Since its inception in 1985, the Kentucky Horse Park Foundation has been an invaluable resource to the..

Man o' War at 100

With another successful season behind us, everyone at the Kentucky Horse Park is busily preparing for the..

Champions' Circle Spotlight: Alston Kerr

Alston Kerr has loved the Kentucky Horse Park since its earliest beginnings. She vividly remembers her first..

Bluegrass Youth Ballet Presents: The Little Mermaid


Alltech Idea Pub: News & Brews

Alltech to feature monthly idea discussions at its Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. Alltech Idea Pub: News &..

Stache Tank winners announced

Students’ ideas to be part of Legends fan experience during 2017 season An Opening Night event plan and..

The North Limestone Community Development Corporation

The North Limestone Community Development Corporation began the process of creating the North Limestone Cultural Plan in late 2013 with..

Weinberg Humanitarian Award Dinner

The Plantory,  Lexington Kentucky  February 2, 2017 The 2017 Lauren K. Weinberg Humanitarian Annual Awards Dinner, sponsored by..

Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

Equestrian Events, Inc. Names 2017 Official Charity;  Increases Donations to Local Organizations    Lexington, KY - February 7, 2017 - Equestrian Events,..

Buffalo Trace Hosts 6th Annual Valentine's Event

Love is in the air at Buffalo Trace Distillery! But where there’s bourbon and food pairings, what’s..

100th Anniversary Celebration of Man o’ War

The life and legacy of one of America’s original sporting heroes, the legendary Man o’ War, will..

Meet the Media: Lee K. Howard

Lee K. Howard is the weekend sports anchor at WKYT. First thing’s first. What’s in a name?..

Legends’ National Anthem Tryouts Set for Feb. 18-19

      (WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK, Lexington, Ky.)   It’s time for talented singers and musicians to step..

BTW’s Monica Hall receives Humanitarian Cup

Monica Hall, the Family Resource Center coordinator at Booker T. Washington Elementary, has been awarded the Humanitarian..

New Imperial Port from Alltech Brewing & Distilling Co.

Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Blackberry Porter is first of several new releases planned for 2017 [LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Over..

2017 Steering Council named for LYPA

Lexington, KY – January 24, 2017 – Lexington Young Professionals Association (LYPA) is an organization that provides..


Lexington, KY: LexEffect announces the grand opening of its new event space, Limestone Hall, in December 2017. Limestone..

Castlewood Community Center to close for clean-up

Starting Tuesday, Castlewood Community Center will be closed for several weeks so city crews can address lead..

Mayor Jim Gray State of City

Mayor Jim Gray will present his “State of the City” address at noon today, Jan. 24, in..

KY Horse Park 100th Anniversary Celebration of Man o’ War

The life and legacy of one of America’s original sporting heroes, the legendary Man o’ War, will..

Dress for Success Lexington Appoints Board Members & Moves

Dress for Success Lexington has relocated, and named three new members to its Board of Directors. Diane Verhalen,..

Buffalo Trace Distillery Donation Helps Raise $215,000

For the past twelve years, the Emeril Lagasse Foundation has held a fundraising weekend which raises money..

2017 Bluegrass Sports Awards Winners Announced

The Bluegrass Sports Commission (BSC) is proud to announce Don Lane, Larry Collmus, Kenneth Ramsey, Sarah Ramsey,..

Smoky Mountain Winterfest Celebration*

Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Sevier County Kickoff Smoky Mountain Winterfest Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Sevier County will..

Pope Francis extends role of Missionary of Mercy

Fr Jim Sichko, one of one thousand Missionaries of Mercy personally selected by Pope Francis last November..

Mayors Gray and Fischer announce BEAM region’s Global Trade

  Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer today joined area business officials to announce the Bluegrass..

LBAR grant removes barrier for homeless citizens

Lexington, which continues to find new approaches and new partners to help citizens who are homeless, today..

New & Noteworthy: Whitaker Family YMCA at Hamburg Place

Lexingtonians — especially those living and/or working in the eastern corridor of the city — have been..

Kentucky High School Students to Receive Basic CPR Training

Governor Matt Bevin signed Senate Bill 33 on Saturday, April 9th which will improve Kentuckians' chances of..

Southern Lights Holiday Festival Returns to the Bluegrass

The 23rd annual Southern Lights holiday festival, presented by Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky Inc., returns to the..

Lexington grant designed to grow economic opportunity

Lexington grant designed to grow economic opportunity, support targeted job training With its new workforce development manager now on..

YMCA Honors Elmer K. Whitaker at National Philanthropy Day

The YMCA of Central Kentucky celebrated this year’s National Philanthropy Day by honoring Whitaker Bank CEO Elmer..

March of Dimes Signature Chef Auction

One of area’s most popular charity food events, the March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction presented by..

Buffalo Trace Distillery Whiskeys Gained Prestigious Honors


Dress for Success Lexington conducts a Moving Sale

Lexington, Kentucky: Having just celebrated its 3 year anniversary, the non-profit organization Dress for Success Lexington has secured..

Facilities serving homeless citizens moving to Industry Road

A city-owned building at 1055 Industry Road will soon be the new home of the facilities operated..

Legends Shea wins ADA Kiss a Pig

Lexington Legends’ President/CEO Andy Shea planted a kiss on a pig Saturday night.  Shea was the winner in..

Ticket Sales Begin November 1 for 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three

-Ticket sales for the 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event open on November 1, 2016, at 9 a.m...

KHP Foundation Receives Grants to Increase Accessibility

The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation is honored to announce receipt of two grants which will enable it..

The Keeneland Vase Unveiled as New Milestone Trophy

In conjunction with Keeneland’s 80th anniversary of racing this fall, officials today debuted the Keeneland Vase as the..

Mayor names Kathy Plomin to 12th District seat

Mayor Jim Gray today named Kathy Plomin, who brings a wide range of experience to government, the..

Youth Ballet presents The Little Match Girl

Bringing a classic story vividly to life, The Little Match Girl is a captivating, dramatic ballet for..

Lexington Community Radio Celebrates One Year

On Saturday, September 22nd, from 6-11PM, Lexington Community Radio is celebrating its one-year anniversary of being on the..

The Pearse Lyons Accelerator calls all ag-tech entrepreneurs

The Pearse Lyons Accelerator seeks to attract inventors, entrepreneurs and disruptors for its inaugural term. Set to..

Historic Courthouse will be a source of city pride

Lexington’s Historic Courthouse may be covered with scaffolding right now, but it will “soon be a source..

Alliance for Strong Families and Communities awards grant

The Alliance for Strong Families and Communities has selected Dress for Success Lexington, a local non-profit dedicated..

YMCA Unveils New Name & Renderings for Hamburg Facility

The YMCA of Central Kentucky unveiled today the new name for their much anticipated facility in Hamburg...

Dress for Success Lexington to showcase 11 designers

Eleven of the Lexington area’s most creative fashion designers will vie for top honors this year when..

Buffalo Trace Distillery Releases 2016 Antique Whiskeys

It’s the best time of the year for whiskey fans, as Buffalo Trace Distillery releases its 2016..

Keeneland sales, Jefferson Street Soiree and good food!

September in Lexington signals the start of two events – sales and soiree. In conjunction with the Keeneland..

The Press Juice Bar Opening New Location in Hamburg YMCA

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY (August 29, 2016) – The Press Juice and Health Bar, a popular downtown establishment for raw and cold..

Superintendent Earns High Marks

Fayette Schools Superintendent Manny Caulk received accomplished or exemplary ratings across the board on his annual evaluation..

Cardinal Valley Mural

Local artist Michelle Armstrong, who teaches at Cardinal Valley Elementary, recently wrapped up a year-long mural project..

FCPS - Superintendent Announces Key Hires

Principal of New High School, new posts from the Blueprint   While Fayette County’s sixth high school has still..

FCPS - Accountability Tools Go Live

Superintendent invites community to track progress of Fayette County Public Schools Three linchpins in Fayette County Public Schools..