Anticipating a record number of passengers on Sunday and Monday following this weekend’s much anticipated Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Keeneland, Blue Grass Airport is urging departing passengers to arrive two hours before... more

Oct 27, 2015 5:49 PM Business

Bluegrass Catering announced Friday it is moving to a larger space in the growing Distillery District.Judy and Jill Bakehorn said in a statement the company will move into 11,000-square-feet of space it purchased at the rear of... more

Sep 4, 2015 4:13 PM Business

Grocery giant Kroger Co. announced Friday that it will close its Romany Road store next month.Company spokesman Tim McGurk said the store’s last day will Sept. 12. He said the decision was not made lightly and that all of the... more

Aug 28, 2015 3:46 PM Business

Necklaces made of gold-plated chicken bones took top honors as AAF Lexington, the local affiliate of the American Advertising Federation, honored the best in local advertising with its Addy Awards.Kentucky for Kentucky’s innovative... more

Mar 3, 2015 3:59 PM Business

New Hires & PromotionsLeadership Kentucky Foundation has announced the hire of Janice Sword Way as president, and Glenn O. Blind as director of programs.Campbellsville... more

Feb 27, 2015 7:26 PM Business

Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate is looking to expand its volunteer tour docents and store attendants. The non-profit, a National Historic Landmark that operates as an educational center,... more

Feb 11, 2015 5:18 PM Community

Lee ToddLee T. Todd, Jr. former president of the University of Kentucky has joined Louisville software company FacilityOne according to Louisville's Business First. Todd [...] more


Mamadou 'Sav' SavanèLexington, KY – An estimated 1,000 to 1,500 people paid $5 each Monday night to attend a fundraiser for Mamadou ‘Sav’ Savanè who sustained [...] more


A screenshot of FHTM's website that was taken offline shortly after a court-ordered receiver took control of the company.Frankfort, KY – The operators of Lexington-based [...] more


Blue Grass Airport: An American Aviation Story,Lexington, KY - The first copies of a 240-page historical account of aviation in central Kentucky, titled will hit bookstores [...] more


Lexington residents seeking an opportunity to help improve the city’s environment are invited to apply for a 2014 Neighborhood Sustainability Grant. Lexington’s Department of Environmental Quality and Public Works is providing the... more

Jan 23, 2014 4:08 PM Community

University of Kentucky Basketball fans are asked to take part in a public meeting and public survey on plans for the fan experience inside Rupp Arena.“We’re having a public meeting to talk a little about plans for Rupp, but... more

Jan 2, 2014 5:26 PM Community

Lexington literary organization Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning invites young women in grades 9-12 to apply to the Young Women Writers Project, a series of intensive workshops focused on self-expression taught by experienced... more

Dec 12, 2013 3:55 PM Community

Lexington, KY – Starting the first of the year, the Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau will be known as VisitLEX, which has be the organization’s website address [...] more


Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate will host the third annual Ashland Lighting on the Lawn at 5 p.m. Dec. 1. Along with the lighting of the 100 foot Norway spruce tree at dusk, activities will include live holiday music and a carol sing-along,... more

Nov 27, 2013 5:01 PM Community

The Beaumont Centre Family YMCA is undergoing renovations to its fitness center and Kids Corner areas; work is expected to end by Dec. 5.The Beaumont facility will remain operational during the time work is being done, though... more

Nov 27, 2013 3:53 PM Arts & Culture

After less than one week, the third annual GoodGiving Guide Challenge has raised over 25 percent of its $1 million goal.The campaign... more

Nov 7, 2013 3:01 PM Arts & Culture

Parents will have one more day to work on their children's Halloween costumes, and teachers will not have to handle sugar-crazed children tomorrow morning.City officials have postponed... more

Oct 31, 2013 3:18 PM Community

Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate, will soon be much more energy efficient when the drilling for their geothermal wells begins next week.Arronco Comfort Air will be installing a geothermal... more

Oct 24, 2013 3:11 PM Community

After closing its doors Oct 2 for a "facelift", the Kentucky Theatre will reopen next week for four-day Halloween horror-themed extravaganza taking place Oct. 27-31. more

Oct 19, 2017 1:02 PM


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Lexington's seventh annual street art festival PRHBTN is officially underway - we've got the skinny on who's painting what, where and when. more

Oct 19, 2017 12:28 PM

Lexington Public Library seeks to get more books in the hands of local readers with the launch of new "Tiny Library" program more

Oct 18, 2017 11:32 AM

Kroger Field rendering

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Kroger Field achieves silver LEED certification following a two-year, $126 million renovation project. more

Oct 17, 2017 1:16 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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Drake’s has announced plans to expand into Nicholasville, Kentucky, with a new restaurant set to open in Brannon Crossing in 2018. more

Oct 10, 2017 11:33 AM Business

On the weekend of Sept. 30-Oct 1, Louisville's fourth annual Louder Than Life festival featured dozens of heavy rock acts, bourbon, beer and no shortage of photographic moments. more

Oct 5, 2017 10:55 AM

A photographic look at Louisville's inaugural Bourbon & Beyond Festival, which took place Sept. 23-24 more

Oct 3, 2017 2:04 PM

Hurst Office Suppliers, Inc., owned by president and CEO Hope Hurst Lanham, has announced its plan to merge with Winchester-based Rees Office Products, effective October 13. more

Oct 3, 2017 11:54 AM Business

The Lexington-based branding agency is one of only five certified B Corps in Kentucky. more

Oct 2, 2017 4:16 PM Business

Local pastry chef turned bestselling author and Serious Eats senior editor Stella Parks answers a few questions about her new book - and shares a favorite recipe more

Sep 29, 2017 10:13 AM Community

We've rounded up some of the best events taking place this month. Check out for more! more

Sep 29, 2017 10:13 AM Community

From ghost walks and haunted houses to corn mazes and pumpkin patches, we’ve rounded up more than a dozen "spirited" events on the horizon that are geared to help amp up those Halloween vibes more

Sep 29, 2017 10:12 AM Community

A charitable fund has been established at Blue Grass Community Foundation to support the removal and relocation costs of Confederate statues currently at Cheapside Park. more

Sep 27, 2017 12:31 PM Community

The award, which is sponsored by SAS, will be presented at the eighth annual Supply Chain Forum, “Transformation in Supply Chain,” on Thursday, February 22, in the Woodford Reserve Club at the University of Kentucky’s Kroger Field. more

Sep 27, 2017 10:29 AM Business

Employment news and awards in our community for October 2017 more

Sep 21, 2017 2:01 PM Business

Male Engineer Using CAD System To Work On Component

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MakeTime has partnered with a team of major tech and manufacturing companies to launch the MakeTime Shop Advantage Program, an initiative to improve access to technology, hardware and business services for U.S. manufacturers. more

Sep 20, 2017 10:47 AM Business

Man o’ War and his African American grooms to be honored in inaugural festival more

Sep 18, 2017 11:43 AM Community

Lexington downtown buildings

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The Downtown Lexington Corporation is accepting nominations for the 2017 Awards of Excellence, to be presented at the 2017 Annual Meeting on December 4 at the Hilton Lexington/Downtown. more

Sep 18, 2017 11:05 AM Business

Local artists will co-host events for Paint Nite every month at a variety of local bars and restaurants. more

Sep 18, 2017 10:46 AM Community