Business Lexington

Carol Kennedy Behr, general manager and daughter of founder Joe Kennedy, shares insight into the family's decision to shutter the campus mainstay after more than 65 years in business. more

Dec 12, 2017 2:43 PM Business

Susan Elkington has been named as the next leader of Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky, Inc. (TMMK), beginning in 2018. more

Dec 11, 2017 12:28 PM Business

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The family entertainment center Malibu Jack’s will relocate its Lexington facility to the former Kmart location at 2520 Nicholasville Road in 2018. more

Dec 5, 2017 4:00 PM Business

The Gratz Park Inn has been sold to Lexington-based property management company RainMaker Hospitality, which will renovate and rebrand the facility as part of The Tapestry Collection by Hilton. more

Dec 5, 2017 1:15 PM Business

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Oscar Diggs, a new restaurant located at 155 N. Limestone, is on track to open shortly after the new year. Here's a peak inside. more

Dec 5, 2017 12:51 PM Business

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray announced that he will challenge Rep. Andy Barr in Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District. more

Dec 5, 2017 1:16 AM Business

Several of Lexington's more seasoned restaurant owners weigh in on what it takes to sustain success as an independent establishment. more

Dec 1, 2017 11:59 AM Business

A growing number of Kentuckians have seized on electronic money, specifically digital “cryptocurrencies” like Bitcoin that are traded outside regular financial systems, and are finding ways to make it pay for them. more

Dec 1, 2017 11:22 AM Business

To date, Blue Grass Community Foundation has awarded more than $77.5 million in grants and scholarships to support nonprofits and community engagement initiatives across central and eastern Kentucky. more

Dec 1, 2017 10:26 AM Business

In 2010, former bartender Brooks Reitz created a concentrated tonic made from cane sugar syrup and a variety of botanicals. Within two years, the Jack Rudy Cocktail Co. was born. more

Dec 1, 2017 9:31 AM Business

With new legislation enacted last year and growing support from private and public agencies, Kentucky is poised for a potential surge in new P3 initiatives at both the state and local levels. more

Dec 1, 2017 7:28 AM Business

The new book profiles 19 successful Kentucky entrepreneurs and examines many of the core challenges of starting and running a successful business. more

Dec 1, 2017 6:33 AM Business

Employment news and awards in our community more

Dec 1, 2017 5:10 AM Business

The online fundraising campaign, which will run this year from November 28 through December 31, has raised more than $7 million for local and regional nonprofit organizations since 2011. more

Nov 28, 2017 1:39 PM Business

Starting in January, Baptist Health providers in Kentucky and southern Indiana will begin accepting CareSource Marketplace members seeking health care and physician services. more

Nov 27, 2017 11:43 AM Business

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Keeneland November wrapped its 12-day auction of weanlings and breeding stock on Nov. 18 with solid year-to-year figures and an eye toward new sire American Pharoah. more

Nov 20, 2017 3:12 PM Business

The $26.15 million deal creates the largest locally owned and operated retail chain of spirits, beer, wine and party goods in Kentucky. more

Nov 20, 2017 1:22 PM Business


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The network will be capable of carrying an unlimited amount of data across a network of glass-fiber cables with “lightning-fast” upload and download speeds. more

Nov 14, 2017 1:14 PM Business

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Fasig-Tipton concluded its November Sale with a record for gross receipts with $74,200,000, in addition to two of the most expensive mares sold in the company’s history. more

Nov 7, 2017 11:42 AM Business

As the City Council revisits Lexington's Comprehensive Plan, the Home Builders Association of Kentucky urges council members to expand the Urban Service Boundary to best meet the needs of our growing community. more

Nov 7, 2017 11:30 AM Business