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Amy Wallot LFUCG

With spring right around the corner, projects dreamt up over the winter months can become reality with a little effort and support from the many grant opportunities available to the community. Listed here are funding sources... more

Mar 14, 2018 12:57 PM Community

5 Great Ways to Improve Your Outdoor Space (Without Digging In the Dirt) more

Mar 2, 2018 12:08 PM Community

Cole Arimes, owner and executive chef of Coles 735 Main, and partner Richard Turnbull plan to open the new establishment later this summer in the former National Provisions' space. more

Mar 1, 2018 3:22 PM Business

Under new ownership since this summer, the Kentucky Castle on Versailles Road — formerly known primarily as a roadside oddity — is finding new reasons to open its gates to the public more

Mar 1, 2018 3:13 PM Community 1 Comments

After 40 years with Bell Court neighborhood gallery Cross Gate Gallery, beloved framing specialist Mary Phillips is turning in her badge more

Mar 1, 2018 11:33 AM , Community

Bandleader of the popular, long-running Lexington band The Trendells recounts his adventures (and misadventures) with a new book: “It’s Only Rock ‘n Roll (With a Little Bit of Soul)” more

Mar 1, 2018 11:31 AM Community


Photos by Garrett Hedrick

A look at some photos from the second Lexington Old-Time Music Gathering, which took place at various venues around town Feb. 8-11 more

Feb 26, 2018 4:02 PM

This weekend, the Lexington Old-Time Music Gathering – a collection of educational and celebratory events honoring the traditions of Appalachian and old-time music – returns to Lexington for the first time since its inaugural 2015 gathering more

Feb 6, 2018 9:44 AM

The University of Kentucky student-run radio station WRFL celebrates 30 years of being Lexington’s “only alternative left” more

Feb 2, 2018 3:14 PM Community

University of Kentucky Art Museum director Stuart Horodner summons new energy and dynamics for the evolving local institution more

Feb 2, 2018 3:02 PM Community

Summon the tropical flavors of Mardi Gras or Carnival with this twist on the New Orleans party-time staple more

Feb 2, 2018 1:16 PM Community

Tart and tangy on their own, citrus fruit combined with a homemade olive oil-based vinaigrette makes for a surprising, flavorful salad of the leafless variety. A visually stunning dish, the recipe is also refreshing, healthy and quick to prepare. more

Feb 1, 2018 4:47 PM Community

One of Lexington’s signature art events, “The Nude,” is back – stripped down and back to its bare form more

Feb 1, 2018 4:43 PM Arts & Culture

Blue Grass Trust’s annual Antiques & Garden Show invites attendees to summon springtime a few weeks early more

Feb 1, 2018 4:33 PM Community

The show as postponed by Escovedo's camp postponed the show due to an “an issue with a touring party” more

Feb 1, 2018 11:24 AM Arts & Culture

From funk to bluegrass, electronica to Americana, chillwave to brutal noise and doom metal – the amount of great shows coming to town in the coming months is dizzying. This "at-a-glance" guide of shows we're stoked on should help you plan your nights more

Jan 17, 2018 10:48 AM Arts & Culture

Chris Stapleton, Modest Mouse and Arcade Fire to headline 2018 Forecastle; local festivals Moonshiner's Ball and Tahlsound announce changes for 2018; Smiley Pete announces initial details for six signature events and more! more

Jan 17, 2018 10:26 AM

WRFL's 30th Birthday Bash will take place March 2-4, featuring a 3-day run of live music that includes performances from Washed Out, Cults, Healdo Negro, Hair Police, Nine Pound Hammer, 10-Foot Pole, Idiot Glee, Ellie Herring, Devine Carama and mor more

Jan 11, 2018 10:31 AM Arts & Culture

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Photo by Theresa Stanley

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

Lexington Community Radio and sQecial Media launched a five-week, community-wide Holiday Art Hunt on Thursday, November 30. more

Dec 1, 2017 11:58 AM Community