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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

Business

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

Business

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

Business

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

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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

Business

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

A photo gallery of moments from the 2017 music festival Moonshiner's Ball more

May 25, 2017 12:19 PM , Community

EMPLOYMENT NEWS AND AWARDS IN OUR COMMUNITY more

May 24, 2017 12:05 PM Business

Be afraid. Lexington-based interactive game publisher Gun Media LLC is set to unleash the hotly awaited multiplayer video horror title “Friday the 13th: The Game,” based on the long-running slasher movie franchise. more

May 23, 2017 2:47 PM Business

The Fayette County Board of Education has unanimously approved a $492 million tentative budget for the 2017-18 school year. more

May 23, 2017 2:22 PM Business

Hilliard Lyons, a major Louisville-based financial management firm, has named a veteran of its Lexington office as its new president. more

May 23, 2017 2:15 PM Business

Ruth Brinkley will leave her role as president/CEO of KentuckyOne Health, Inc., effective July 14. Chuck Neumann, the current interim president of University of Louisville Hospital, has been named to serve as interim president and CEO of KentuckyOne. more

May 22, 2017 12:57 PM Business

Corning Harrodsburg

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Harrodsburg’s Corning glass facility will get an infusion of $200 million for upgrades and to foster innovation, courtesy of computer giant Apple Inc. more

May 12, 2017 11:24 AM Business

Lexington Diagnostic Center & Open MRI is changing hands after more than 30 years in business. more

May 8, 2017 2:03 PM Business

Kentucky’s tourism industry – driven by Bluegrass beauty and the bourbon’s unceasing boom, among other factors – continues to grow, bringing more than $14.5 billion to the Commonwealth in 2016, state officials said today. more

May 8, 2017 12:40 PM Business

Honeywood

Photo by Theresa Stanley

The latest, and largest, restaurant by famed Bluegrass chef is Honeywood by Ouita Michel, an American bistro that also serves as a culinary anchor at the new Summit at Fritz Farm. more

May 2, 2017 3:25 PM Business

Small businesses in Kentucky make up 99.3 percent of the state’s employers and account for 45 percent of its private sector workforce, according to a report from the Kentucky Small Business Development Center. more

May 2, 2017 11:13 AM Business

Kroger Field rendering

Provided by UK Athletics

Grocery giant Kroger in deal with University of Kentucky and JMI Sports for naming rights at UK football stadium. more

May 1, 2017 3:04 PM Business

The 16th annual self-guided Kitchens of the Bluegrass Tour, presented by United Real Estate and produced by Smiley Pete Publishing, will showcase unique designs, appliances, gadgets and creative solutions geared to help spark inspiration for your nex more

Apr 27, 2017 9:14 AM Community

The region’s top barbecue pitmasters will head to downtown Lexington — and everyone will eat — at the inaugural Big Ass Bluegrass BBQ FEST, set for June 9 and 10 at the Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza. more

Apr 25, 2017 3:34 PM Business

Kentucky labor officials report that unemployment rates fell across a majority of Commonwealth counties last year. more

Apr 25, 2017 3:11 PM Business

Toyota floor 1

Photo by Sarah Jane Sanders

Japanese automaker makes major investment into Georgetown-area facility, garnering $43.5 million in state tax breaks. more

Apr 20, 2017 1:47 PM Business

The University of Kentucky has been awarded an $11.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the metabolism of cancer. The grant will fund the university’s Center for Cancer and Metabolism over the next 5 years. more

Apr 18, 2017 12:02 PM Business

Toyota has announced plans to invest another $1.33 billion in its massive Scott County-based car manufacturing plant. more

Apr 10, 2017 10:48 AM Business

Greg Higdon, president and CEO of the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers (KAM), has announced his plan to retire from the organization. more

Apr 4, 2017 12:00 PM Business

Dudley’s on Short has been named as one of the South’s Best Restaurants for 2017 by Southern Living magazine. more

Mar 30, 2017 1:24 PM Business

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