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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 Vice Mayor Linda Gorton, who will mark 16 years of service on the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council next year, has announced that she will not run for re-election in 2014.At a media conference on Thursday morning,... more

Nov 14, 2013 4:05 PM Business

Lexington, KY – Starting with Tuesday afternoon’s council work session and continuing at Thursday night’s council meeting, the issue of food trucks will be debated.The council will be considering a pilot... more

May 21, 2013 4:37 PM Business

Lexington, KY – While large-scale wayfinding signs have been in place for drivers around Lexington for a few years, a pilot program to be launched this summer will put smaller ones on downtown sidewalks for those on... more

May 21, 2013 4:32 PM Business

Tommy Walters, who recently re-opened his Furlongs cajun restaurant, was looking over an original menu from the restaurant when it opened in 1993 that his daughter and business partner Emilee [...] more


Lexington, KY - Late Friday night, developer Dudley Webb said despite a twitter proclamation from Cincinnati restauranteur Jeff Ruby, work is not imminent for the CentrePointe block in downtown Lexington.Shortly... more

May 18, 2013 2:11 AM Business

Lexington, KY - Graeter’s is once again serving ice cream in the Hamburg area as the Louisville-based franchisee of the Cincinnati ice cream institution has opened its second location in Lexington.The new location... more

May 15, 2013 5:10 PM 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

An rendering of the renovated LASC building next to its planned addition.Lexington, KY – The Living Arts and Science Center (LASC) has completed [...] more


Lexington, KY – A troubled plan to build a public health clinic on Southland Drive will be the focus of an investigation by State Auditor Adam Edelen upon request from Mayor [...] more


Lexington, KY - The 46th High Hope Steeplechase, set for Sunday, May 19, has been canceled by the event's board of directors in a decision Friday afternoon.The day-long annual event at the Kentucky Horse Park... more

May 10, 2013 11:48 PM Business

This year’s Bike Lexington Commuter Challenge is underway. The event is a competition to see who can log the most bike commutes and which businesses can encourage the most bicycle commuting during the month of May.Any business,... more

May 7, 2013 1:26 PM Business

Lexington, KY - Experts on the impact of federal health-care reform on business will present advice to Kentucky companies at half-day seminars in Lexington May 8, and Louisville on the 9th.Online registration... more

May 7, 2013 1:24 PM Business

Lexington, KY – “The U.S. economy is doing very well. But the word ‘well’ is a relative thing,” according to Anthony Chan, chief economist for private wealth management [...] more


Lexington, KY - Hospice of the Bluegrass announced Friday morning that it will reduce staff by 2.5 percent, a total of 16 positions.A release from the organization that provides end-of-life care states hospice... more

May 3, 2013 3:36 PM Business

Christine Riordan, dean of the of the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver, has accepted an offer to become UK's next Provost. Photo courtesy of Daniels College [...] more


Lexington, KY - After months of renovations and shoring-up the structure, the city’s downtown parking garage adjacent to the County Clerk and Police Department is set to reopen as “the Helix Garage” to pay homage... more

Apr 30, 2013 5:27 PM Business

Lexington, KY - With just a week left before the Run for the Roses, Churchill Downs hosted the last Kentucky Derby prep race on Saturday, April 27. The Grade 3 Derby Trial Stakes is the last opportunity for trainers... more

Apr 30, 2013 5:21 PM Business

Richmond, KY - The Richmond Downtown Association has partnered with local businesses in downtown Richmond on and around Main Street to create a weekly Thursday Night Live event to help promote business and draw customers... more

Apr 30, 2013 5:18 PM Business

Lexington, KY – The Lexington and Fayette County Parking Authority Board of Commissioners recently approved a proposal to decrease parking meter rates in three meter districts and increase the time limits in a fourth district.Using [...] more