Business Lexington

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Stockyards officials opened a new, state-of-the-art facility on Iron Works Pike in late September, designed not only to serve their cattle-sale clientele, but also to welcome and educate the larger community on the state’s vital beef industry. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:07 AM Business

Sandra Marlowe and her children founded Royalty Ridge LLC, a company that includes Baqua brand beverages, made with healthful grains in flavors such as apple-mint and cherry-lime. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:05 AM Business


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Lexmark's board of directors have unanimously selected Richard Geruson as Lexmark's new president and chief executive officer. Geruson will also serve on the Lexmark board of directors. more

Oct 24, 2017 1:19 PM Business

FoodChain will officially open its new teaching and processing kitchen at The Bread Box building on West Sixth Street this week, with an open house and reception on Tuesday, October 24. more

Oct 24, 2017 1:00 PM Business

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Courtesy Baptist Health

Colman will oversee all operations of the healthcare provider, which has more than 25,000 employees and operates seven hospitals in Kentucky and one in Southern Indiana. more

Oct 24, 2017 10:18 AM Business

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The Downtown Lexington Partnership (DLP) recently announced the winners of its 2017 DLP Awards of Excellence. more

Oct 23, 2017 2:07 PM

The Lexington Fraternal Order of Firefighters is seeking the local business community's assistance in locating a large building to store and distribute toys for its 2017 Lexington Fire Department Toy Drive. more

Oct 23, 2017 1:33 PM Business

Lexington downtown buildings

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Indianapolis-native Terry Sweeney has extensive experience with downtown development and enhancement. more

Oct 11, 2017 12:50 PM Business

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Photo courtesy Critter Sitters

Critter Sitters of Lexington help pets feel right at home, in their homes, while owners are away. more

Oct 10, 2017 12:49 PM Business


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Denyo Manufacturing Corporation (DMC) announced plans for an $8.6 million expansion to its facilities and operations, along with 90 new jobs, in Danville, Kentucky. more

Sep 5, 2017 11:31 AM Business


U.S. Department of Defense

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and University of Kentucky women’s basketball coach Matthew Mitchell are urging Central Kentucky residents to help Hurricane Harvey victims by making donations at more

Out-of-state tourists have traveled the Kentucky Bourbon Trail for nearly two decades. Now, thanks to a state law allowing on-site cocktail service and other efforts, more Kentuckians are also visiting their local distilleries. more

Aug 24, 2017 1:08 PM Business

Craft bourbon distillery looks forward to hitting the two-year mark and its first ‘straight bourbon’ release. more

Aug 24, 2017 1:07 PM Business

Local chef Dan Wu leverages his brush with culinary celebrity into launch of Atomic Ramen at The Summit’s new food hall. more

Aug 24, 2017 1:06 PM Business

WesBanco enhances its local presence with a new office, new personnel — and a new interactive teller machine that allows customers to video chat with a live representative. more

Aug 24, 2017 1:05 PM Business

Kentucky author Terry Brown urges self-examination of goals for financial gain in his book, "Fields of Green: The Simpler Way to Wealth." more

Aug 24, 2017 1:03 PM Business

From eye protection and school closures to shifting the production schedule at Toyota, here's what you need to know to safely view the 2017 solar eclipse in Lexington. more

Aug 16, 2017 12:18 PM Business

Following the violence of the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, Lexington Mayor Jim Gray accelerated the announcement of his plan this week to remove two Confederate statues from the city’s historic courthouse square. more

Aug 15, 2017 3:27 PM Business

In preparation for the announcement of its Small Business of the Year award winner at the end of August, Commerce Lexington Inc. has named the category winners for its annual Salute to Small Business Awards. more

Jul 26, 2017 2:13 PM Business

Nine Kentucky hospitals were recognized this year by the American Hospital Association’s Health Forum for their use of technology to make it easier for patients and providers to interact and to help patients stay actively involved in their care. more

Jul 25, 2017 2:15 PM Business

In partnership with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Business Lexington’s Weekly Wire launches a new series called, “Biz Brain Teasers.”Each weekly installment of this new series features... more

Dec 4, 2012 4:53 PM Business

Lexington, KY - With a joint statement from UK's president, athletics director and men's basketball coach, the rug was seemingly pulled out from under a task force's work of investigating the prospects for a new downtown... more

Mar 2, 2012 6:08 PM Business