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Following last year’s success, Temple Adath Israel brings back Jewish Food Festival this month more

Jul 27, 2017 12:34 PM Community

Six summer reading picks with Kentucky ties, reviewed by Carnegie Center for the Literacy & Learning staff more

Jun 1, 2017 10:41 PM , Community

While Kentucky’s job growth has lagged behind the national average since the bottom of the most recent recession, job growth in Lexington has exceeded the national average, according to an analysis of recent state and county-level... more

Jan 5, 2015 6:24 PM Business

Lexington, KY – With more than 657,000 vehicles produced so far in 2013, Kentucky trails only Ohio and Michigan as a top automotive production state in the nation. On a per capita basis, however, Kentucky ranks first... more

Aug 6, 2013 3:57 PM Business

NEW FILM TRAILER AND INDIEGOGO CAMPAIGN FOR FINAL SHOOTCONTACTCraig Everett EarlWriter/Producer: Intrusionmovie@yahoo.comIntrusion:Disconnected"There are no happy endings."(July 4th, 2013) -... more

Jul 4, 2013 7:00 AM Business

Lexington, KY - Xerox has announced its hiring 250 full-time employees in Lexington. Hiring is already underway at its Yorkshire Blvd. facility.Those hired for Xerox’s Lexington presence, a part of Xerox formerly... more

May 14, 2013 2:32 PM Business

Frankfort, KY - Rep. Tom McKee (D-Cynthiana), chair of the House Agriculture and Small Business Committee, said in a weekend interview that he will call Senate Bill (SB) 50, the industrial hemp bill, up for a vote in... more

Mar 5, 2013 3:17 PM Business

[From press release issued by office of Sen. Rand Paul]Washington, D.C. - Sen. Rand Paul and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, both of Kentucky, joined Oregon Democratic Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden in introducing... more

Feb 14, 2013 10:14 PM Business

Lexington, KY - Mr. Stipes: I’m sure you’ve been inundated with responses to your comments in USA Today about the “Kentucky Kicks Ass” rebranding effort, in which you seemingly dismissed an effort by a group... more

Jan 15, 2013 1:53 PM Business

Louisville and Lexington must cooperate to be competitive in today’s marketplaceIn the week leading up to University of Kentucky’s Final Four victory over the University of Louisville earlier this year, a... more

Nov 8, 2012 7:31 PM Business

Lexington, KY – The first production 2013 Toyota Avalons will be celebrated Tuesday afternoon where they’re exclusively made in Georgetown. The latest redesign of the Avalon gives Toyota’s top-of-the-line sedan... more

Oct 30, 2012 3:44 PM Business

Lexington, KY - Working artists and business have not always enjoyed the most trusting of relationships. Many artists are wary of being asked to compromise their creative independence. Many businesses must control public... more

Oct 30, 2012 3:09 PM Business

Lexington, KY - Gov. Steve Beshear, along with Mayor Jim Gray and members of the Kentucky Distillers Association, announced the formation of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail... more

Oct 16, 2012 3:08 PM Business

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Oct 12, 2012 7:15 PM Business

Across the United States, a growing number of states, counties and cities have enacted strong smoke-free laws that apply to all workplaces and public places, including restaurants and bars. In Kentucky, 34 local governments have passed... more

Oct 11, 2012 4:17 PM Business

Lexington, KY - A leader in Kentucky’s workers’ compensation insurance industry has announced plans to retire. Roger Fries said he will bring to a close 17 years as President and CEO of Kentucky Employers Mutual Insurance (KEMI).In... more

Sep 18, 2012 3:28 PM Business

Lexington, KY - After a couple of sluggish years, Kentucky is again selling goods to world markets in record numbers. In 2011, the top three export markets for Kentucky were Canada ($6.5 billion), United Kingdom ($1.5... more

Aug 28, 2012 5:58 AM Business

Lexington, KY – While a landmark 25-year, $7-billion agreement was being signed in Frankfort on Aug. 15 that would have Kentucky and West Virginia provide coal for... more

Aug 21, 2012 2:42 PM Business

As high court upholds the health care law, Gov. Steve Beshear orders creation of state insurance exchange; questions remain about Medicaid.More from Tara Kaprowy for Kentucky... more

Jun 28, 2012 7:40 PM Business

"Sophisticated, handmade food is often associated with big cities, fancy gourmet stores, and white tablecloth restaurants. Kenny Mattingly Jr.'s products can be found in places like that, but their origin is much simpler.Outside... more

Mar 2, 2012 5:41 PM Arts & Culture

  • Barbaro Statue at Gate 1

    Barbaro Statue at Gate 1

    Louisville, United States: May 4, 2017: Barbaro Statue at Gate 1 on an overcast day