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..

Senator Paul to take batting practice with Lexington Legends

U.S. Senator Rand Paul will take some swings in the batting cage at Whitaker Bank Ballpark Wednesday morning, August..

Anthem Foundation awards grant to grow LIVESTRONG at YMCA

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY (August 17, 2016) – The YMCA of Central Kentucky has received a $55,000 grant from the Anthem..

Growing Company, Equithrive®, Relocates Headquarters to UK

Lexington, KY - Equithrive®, the developer of the first and only clinically proven joint supplement (Equithrive® Joint), has..

Braxton Brewing Co. Expands

COVINGTON, KY [08/16] - Braxton Brewing Company will soon be available in Lexington, Kentucky. The Covington-based brewery..

Charles Young Center now on Register of Historic Places

The Charles Young Center has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places. “We’re here today to..

All kids deserve a chance to TRI

August 21 will see the end of the 2016 Summer Olympics, but as competitors from around the..

13th Annual Golf Fore the Hungry

13th Annual Golf Fore the Hungry benefiting God’s Pantry Food Bank The 13th annual Golf Fore the Hungry..

The Moving Wall Vietnam Vet Memorial comes to Renfro Valley

The American Legion Post 71 is proud to announce that THE MOVING WALL VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL will..

God’s Pantry Food Bank Announces Departure of Marian Guinn

God’s Pantry Food Bank today announced that longtime CEO Marian Guinn will be leaving the organization Aug...

Kentucky Bank Tennis Tournament

The annual Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships are set for the last week of July at the Hilary..

Matthew Morrison of Glee to Headline Picnic with the Pops

New festival format features two nights of music, a live-scored film presentation of "Oz with Orchestra," and..

Lexington Women’s Health welcomes Dr. Sarah Borders

The Lexington Women’s Health team recently welcomed Dr. Sarah Borders. Dr. Borders received her Doctor of Medicine Degree..

Helping Kids and Families Go Back To School Prepared

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY (June 30, 2016) – The YMCA of Central Kentucky in partnership with the Fayette County Public Schools..

Swing for Education

The Race for Education is proud to announce its' first ever golf tournament, “Swing for Education” and..

Two secure top honors in National History Day Contest

Nearly 3,000 students presented their work in this summer’s National History Day Contest, touting the 2015-2016 theme “Exploration,..

Buffalo Trace Distills First Crop for Farm to Table Bourbon

FRANKFORT, FRANKLIN COUNTY, KY (June 23, 2016) A little over a year ago, Buffalo Trace Distillery quietly purchased an..

Lexington Clinic Establishes Dietitian Services

LEXINGTON, Ky. – June 15, 2016 – Lexington Clinic is pleased to announce the establishment of Dietitian..

Mayor Nominates Steve Haney as Jail Director

Mayor Jim Gray today nominated Steve Haney, a Corrections professional with 26 years of experience, as Director..

GleanKY Hosts 4th Annual Burgers & Beats at Wallace Station

Annual Fundraiser will Feature Food from Ouita Michel, Live Music, Silent Auction and More LEXINGTON, KY, JUNE 2016..

LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Program Offers Support for Lexington

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY (June 8, 2016) – When Bob Johnson was diagnosed with cancer and given a 50 percent chance to..

Ale-8-One Available Nationwide

A Kentucky original is going national! Ale-8-One Bottling Co., maker of the ginger and citrus based soft drink,..

Schools accept kudos for Sowing Seeds of Sustainability

At the “Sowing the Seeds of Sustainability” recognition program, students across Fayette County celebrated green/environmental initiatives as..

Steve Wozniak, Alan Mulall to receive awards at ONE

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak and former President and CEO of Ford Motor Company Alan Mulally will receive the Alltech Humanitarian Award..

Six seniors receive $2,500 National Merit scholarships

Fayette County Public Schools congratulates six outstanding seniors who are among Kentucky’s 32 recipients of the 2016..

TrinSoft Welcomes New Team Members

TrinSoft continues to grow and recently welcomed several new team members including Paula Durst, Heather Nichol, Audra..

Homelessness declining in Lex; local investments paying off

Homelessness has declined more than 26 percent in Lexington since 2014 and chronic homelessness has been cut..

Students 'Dig' Region's Ancient History

The Daniel Boone National Forest is rich with ancient native history. And about a dozen undergraduate students and..

Bridge lighting ceremony set for sculptures on Oliver Lewis

The Horse Capital of the World will celebrate the spring racing season on Friday, April 29, by lighting..

Dean Dorton Foundation Project Has Come to Fruition

Bill Kohm, Director of Assurance Services, represents one of our many team members who actively give back..

Added incentive for runners at KY Ale Horse Capital Marathon

With less than a month to go until the second annual Kentucky Ale Horse Capital Marathon &..

Crank & Boom Opening Second Location at The Summit at Fritz

Crank & Boom Craft Ice Cream will open its second retail location in Lexington, Kentucky, at The Summit at..