Tim Knittel

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When it officially opens on December 1, The Mane on Main will join a growing stable of event venues in central Kentucky that are operated by chefs, catering companies and restaurants. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:06 AM Business

With new hotels like Origin Hotel at The Summit coming online and others such as the Hilton Suites at Lexington Green being renovated, the hospitality industry is competing to showcase Lexington’s authentic local culture. more

Sep 21, 2017 2:05 PM Business

Craft bourbon distillery looks forward to hitting the two-year mark and its first ‘straight bourbon’ release. more

Aug 24, 2017 1:07 PM Business

New VisitLEX marketing leader Gathan Borden brings lessons from Louisville to bear in effort to highlight ‘handcrafted’ Lexington experience. more

Mar 24, 2017 10:23 AM Business


Bill Cole

With Lexington’s premier half-marathon RunTheBluegrass hitting its stride, organizer Eric Patrick Marr looks ahead. more

Mar 24, 2017 9:39 AM Business

Few corridors in Lexington can boast as unique and eclectic a collection of businesses as Southland Drive. This article highlights the history and future of the one-mile business corridor stretching from Nicholasville Road to Rosemont Garden. more

Mar 1, 2017 11:54 AM Community

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Photo by Theresa Stanley

Kentucky bourbon producers are increasingly incorporating local grains, botanicals, even spring water to produce "estate" spirit. more

Feb 23, 2017 11:39 AM Business

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association’s director of governmental and regulatory affairs Kristin Baldwin guides growth of America’s Native Spirit to new heights here and around the world. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:23 PM Business

Owners of wine and bourbon shop Cork & Barrel add private barrel bourbon to their offerings more

Nov 16, 2016 3:22 PM Business


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Two Lexington-based operations take divergent routes to produce America’s Native Spirit. more

Sep 22, 2016 10:53 AM , Business

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Photo by Sarah Jane Sanders

September is National Bourbon Heritage Month. We've honed in on several ways to celebrate. more

Sep 8, 2016 5:12 PM Community

Matt Preston and Seth Brewer

Photo by Sarah Hoskins

Getting to know Matt Preston and his community-minded league of bourbon lovers, The Lexington Bourbon Society more

Sep 8, 2016 4:41 PM Community

Nine distilleries within a 45-minute drive from Lexington more

Sep 8, 2016 4:00 PM Community