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Lisa Greene

There is something about being in nature that is both calming and invigorating. The peaceful simplicity of tall grasses swaying in the wind, the buzzing and chirping of a simpler life, the gentle trickling of water as it carves its way... more

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Public parks are great for lots of reasons: afternoon picnics; watching the kids play Frisbee with the dog, or run wild through the playground; lazy lunches with your friends. Having access to this green space is a privilege, and it's... more

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During the weeks before Christmas when most children are consumed by the contents of their freshly penned Wish Lists, one tiny group has been reaching out to the community in a big way.The 4- and 5-year-olds in Karen Holm-Hudson's... more

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Ron and Linda Turner's house on Chinoe Road is best known for lighting up eyes for the last 15 years. From Thanksgiving eve to New Year's Day, cars can be seen lining the street, eager faces pressed to the glass, eyes aglow, straining... more

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Lexington has a wonderful variety of ethnic eateries, especially those dedicated to the foods of the Far East. There are Thai places, Korean places, Chinese places, Japanese and Vietnamese places, and the unique combinations of herbs... more

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"Forward, spin turn, and maneuverÖand ladies across." The soothing, melodic voice of Glenn Kelley gently guides the circular group of couples into their next move, while the soft sounds of ballroom music fill the room, interrupted... more

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A sparkling jewel of the downtown Lexington arts community for the past 30 years, the Opera House, in all its grandeur, has been a gentle reminder of a time gone by, of the struggles endured, and of the faith and determination withstood... more

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Whether you just moved to town last week or last year--or maybe you've never moved out of Lexington--the Newcomers Club offers fun new experiences for anyone wanting to join.The club was created in the early 1970s by a group of... more

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With health care costs on the rise, what better way to get in shape this year than through your workplace. From supplementing gym memberships to providing on-site Weight Watchers meetings or exercise facilities, employers are reaching... more

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From Loretta Lynn and the Judds, Dwight Yoakam and Ricky Skaggs to Kentucky Hot Browns and Derby Pie, Kentucky has become synonymous with country music and good eatin'--not to mention horses and beautiful countryside. An easy way to... more

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"Talked about for years, the rebirth of downtown Lexington is finally a very visible reality. With 20 new residential and mixed-use developments underway, near completion or actually occupied, momentum and energy are building. The city's... more

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"It's not that Keith Chambers has a particular fascination with time, but rather it's his childhood love of woodworking, and the challenges that wooden clockmaking brings, that has him wound up. With nearly 100 hours put into each individual... more

Arts & Culture

Donating ChristmasThe Austin family is opting out of Christmas this year. Instead Cynthia and Jonathan and their four kids, Jasher, 15, Jadon, 13, Zion, 11, and Gracyn, 7, are fundraising for their May 22 trip to help build a... more

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It's not that Keith Chambers has a particular fascination with time, but rather it's his childhood love of woodworking, and the challenges that wooden clockmaking brings, that has him wound up. With nearly 100 hours put into each individual... more

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so it's no surprise that most of Lexington's gyms will be filled to capacity as Lexingtonians aim to shape up in 2008. "... more

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It's not that Keith Chambers has a particular fascination with time, but rather it's his childhood love of woodworking, and the challenges that wooden clockmaking brings, that has him wound up. With nearly 100 hours put into each individual... more

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Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think.- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) ... more

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This year marks the 50th anniversary of Lexington's partnership with Sister City Deauville, France. "The concept of a Sister City is when a community of any size or character joins with a community in another nation to learn more... more

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Enter the world of science fiction and you will soon discover it's not for the faint of heart. Far away from the land of romance reading and warm, fuzzy feelings, works of science fiction, especially dark science fiction, are filled... more

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With shows like TLC's "Miami Ink" getting more and more airtime, it's easy to discern how body art, once representational of a counterculture of 'troublemakers,' has progressively become more mainstream. "Miami Ink" has opened the tattoo... more

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