NAWBO Kentucky Announces 2017 Awards

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Y Summer Camp Open House this Saturday

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What's New Kentucky: Jarred Paull with  Traditional Bank

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Bourbon on Canvas

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Sports: Bring on March Madness

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New and Noteworthy: Pirie

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Old Rip Van Winkle 25 Year Old Bourbon To Be Released

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

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Champions' Circle Spotlight: Alston Kerr

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Man o' War at 100

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Enhancing the paark today - Ensuring the park's tomorrow

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$100,000 Endowment Challenge Initiated

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Bluegrass Youth Ballet Presents: The Little Mermaid

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Stache Tank winners announced

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Students’ ideas to be part of Legends fan experience during 2017 season An Opening Night event plan and..
Alltech Idea Pub: News & Brews

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Alltech to feature monthly idea discussions at its Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. Alltech Idea Pub: News &..
The North Limestone Community Development Corporation

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Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

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

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The Plantory,  Lexington Kentucky  February 2, 2017 The 2017 Lauren K. Weinberg Humanitarian Annual Awards Dinner, sponsored by..
100th Anniversary Celebration of Man o’ War

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The life and legacy of one of America’s original sporting heroes, the legendary Man o’ War, will..
Buffalo Trace Hosts 6th Annual Valentine's Event

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What's New Kentucky: TOPS Louisville

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In January 2017, TOPS Louisville released its first-ever issue! Published by TOP Marketing Group, TOPS Louisville is a..
What's New Kentucky?: Aurora Pools and Spas

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Since 1982, Aurora Pools and Spas has been Central Kentucky’s family owned and operated choice for pools,..
BTW’s Monica Hall receives Humanitarian Cup

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Monica Hall, the Family Resource Center coordinator at Booker T. Washington Elementary, has been awarded the Humanitarian..
Legends’ National Anthem Tryouts Set for Feb. 18-19

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      (WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK, Lexington, Ky.)   It’s time for talented singers and musicians to step..
Sports: Keeping the BBN Entertained

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New and Noteworth: Serendipity Boutique

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I am always so inspired by young people living out their dreams. That’s why when I met..
2017 Steering Council named for LYPA

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New Imperial Port from Alltech Brewing & Distilling Co.

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Sports: Where Did SEC Basketball Go?

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LEXEFFECT ANNOUNCES THE OPENING OF LIMESTONE HALL

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Lexington, KY: LexEffect announces the grand opening of its new event space, Limestone Hall, in December 2017. Limestone..
KY Horse Park 100th Anniversary Celebration of Man o’ War

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

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Castlewood Community Center to close for clean-up

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Dress for Success Lexington Appoints Board Members & Moves

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Sports: What's the Deal with the BBN?

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Sports: An Admission and an Apology

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On September 3, 2016, some idiot took to Facebook and posted the following rant: “Not really caring about..
Sports: The Greatest?

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As 2016 came to a close, it found John Calipari readying his team for Southeastern Conference play..
Local Style Crush: Market on National

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Buffalo Trace Distillery Donation Helps Raise $215,000

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For the past twelve years, the Emeril Lagasse Foundation has held a fundraising weekend which raises money..
2017 Bluegrass Sports Awards Winners Announced

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Holiday Picks: Ruth Hunt Candy

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Smoky Mountain Winterfest Celebration*

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We're Going Bowling

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Horse Park Happenings: December 2016

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December already? While the year has certainly flown by, the good times are sticking around at the..
Time to Order a Banner?

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So, Big Blue Nation, what do you think of Coach Cal’s latest creation? Not too bad, are..
Coming Out of His Platoon

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It was media day, 2014 and reporters closed in on Derek Willis.  He was a new sophomore..
The Calipari Foundation

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If you were tasked with providing a succinct job description for the position Head Coach, Men’s Basketball,..
What's New, Kentucky?

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Ashford Oaks Custom Home Builder Jason Justice is pleased to share the news that Ashford Oaks has recently..
Cal's New Book

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“I’m asked all the time, ‘How in the world are you pulling this off? How in the..
Mayors Gray and Fischer announce BEAM region’s Global Trade

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..
Pope Francis extends role of Missionary of Mercy

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..
LBAR grant removes barrier for homeless citizens

LBAR GRANT REMOVES BARRIER FOR HOMELESS CITIZENS

Lexington, which continues to find new approaches and new partners to help citizens who are homeless, today..
Southern Lights Holiday Festival Returns to the Bluegrass

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..
Top 10 UK football plays of the last 20 years

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This season marks my 20-year anniversary of covering UK football. As UK football fans know, we’ve seen..
New & Noteworthy: Whitaker Family YMCA at Hamburg Place

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Lexingtonians — especially those living and/or working in the eastern corridor of the city — have been..
BBN: Which Kentucky  Fan are YOU?

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The purpose of this test is to ascertain which type of screaming, raving, Big Blue Nation lunatic..
Beware of Briscoe

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He arrived last year with the reputation of a guy who could stuff a stat line as..
Lexington grant designed to grow economic opportunity

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YMCA Honors Elmer K. Whitaker at National Philanthropy Day

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The YMCA of Central Kentucky celebrated this year’s National Philanthropy Day by honoring Whitaker Bank CEO Elmer..
Kentucky High School Students to Receive Basic CPR Training

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March of Dimes Signature Chef Auction

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One of area’s most popular charity food events, the March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction presented by..
Dress for Success Lexington conducts a Moving Sale

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..
Buffalo Trace Distillery Whiskeys Gained Prestigious Honors

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY WHISKEYS GAINED PRESTIGIOUS HONORS

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY WHISKEYS HONORED AS ONE OF THREE WORLD WHISKIES OF THE YEAR, BOURBON OF THE YEAR,..
Facilities serving homeless citizens moving to Industry Road

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 Release 2017 Schedule; Home Opener April 13

LEGENDS RELEASE 2017 SCHEDULE; HOME OPENER APRIL 13

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Ticket Sales Begin November 1 for 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three

TICKET SALES BEGIN NOVEMBER 1 FOR 2017 ROLEX KENTUCKY THREE

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Legends Shea wins ADA Kiss a Pig

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..
KHP Foundation Receives Grants to Increase Accessibility

KHP FOUNDATION RECEIVES GRANTS TO INCREASE ACCESSIBILITY

The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation is honored to announce receipt of two grants which will enable it..
Mayor names Kathy Plomin to 12th District seat

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..
The Keeneland Vase Unveiled as New Milestone Trophy

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..
Pucker Up for a Cure!

PUCKER UP FOR A CURE!

Join the American Diabetes Association for an unforgettable night to change the future of diabetes! Kiss A..
Honoring Those that Bridged the Gap

HONORING THOSE THAT BRIDGED THE GAP

Wilbur Hackett knew what to expect. When he signed on to play football at the University of Kentucky..
Familiar Faces

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So…the UK football season didn’t start out the way we all wanted. It seems to be a..
Youth Ballet presents The Little Match Girl

YOUTH BALLET PRESENTS THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL

Bringing a classic story vividly to life, The Little Match Girl is a captivating, dramatic ballet for..
Keeneland Kicks Off World-Class Fall Race Meet on Friday

KEENELAND KICKS OFF WORLD-CLASS FALL RACE MEET ON FRIDAY

Keeneland celebrates its 80th anniversary of racing when the 2016 Fall Meet gets underway Friday, Oct. 7. The..
The Pearse Lyons Accelerator calls all ag-tech entrepreneurs

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..
Lexington Community Radio Celebrates One Year

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..
Historic Courthouse will be a source of city pride

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..
Flu shots available at the Lexington-Fayette Health Dept.

FLU SHOTS AVAILABLE AT THE LEXINGTON-FAYETTE HEALTH DEPT.

Anyone wanting to get an early start fighting the flu can do so at the Lexington-Fayette County..
The Phoenix Festival Celebrates Kentucky's Equine History

THE PHOENIX FESTIVAL CELEBRATES KENTUCKY'S EQUINE HISTORY

On the eve of the 164th running of the Phoenix Stakes at Keeneland, the oldest thoroughbred stakes..
Alliance for Strong Families and Communities awards grant

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

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

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

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!

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..
New & Noteworthy: Haven Home & Garden

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Located along East Short Street in a cypress-sided warehouse adjacent to the renovated former Hurst Office Furniture..
Will This Be the Year?

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The life of a UK football fan is hard to explain. I compare it to being a..
Welcome Back, Moe!

WELCOME BACK, MOE!

As you watch the UK running backs shuttle in and out of the games this season, you..
The Press Juice Bar Opening New Location in Hamburg YMCA

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

SUPERINTENDENT EARNS HIGH MARKS

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

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

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

FCPS - ACCOUNTABILITY TOOLS GO LIVE

Superintendent invites community to track progress of Fayette County Public Schools Three linchpins in Fayette County Public Schools..
Charles Young Center now on Register of Historic Places

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..
Braxton Brewing Co. Expands

BRAXTON BREWING CO. EXPANDS

COVINGTON, KY [08/16] - Braxton Brewing Company will soon be available in Lexington, Kentucky. The Covington-based brewery..
Growing Company, Equithrive®,  Relocates Headquarters to UK

GROWING COMPANY, EQUITHRIVE®, RELOCATES HEADQUARTERS TO UK

Lexington, KY - Equithrive®, the developer of the first and only clinically proven joint supplement (Equithrive® Joint), has..
Anthem Foundation awards grant to grow LIVESTRONG at YMCA

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..
Senator Paul to take batting practice with Lexington Legends

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U.S. Senator Rand Paul will take some swings in the batting cage at Whitaker Bank Ballpark Wednesday morning, August..
All kids deserve a chance to TRI

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August 21 will see the end of the 2016 Summer Olympics, but as competitors from around the..
The Moving Wall Vietnam Vet Memorial comes to Renfro Valley

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