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Hemp harvest at Ashland

Theresa Stanley

For the first time in more than 100 years, hemp was harvested at Lexington’s historic Ashland Estate. Under the direction of the Kentucky-based industrial hemp processing company United Hemp Industries, with help from the University of Kentucky Hemp Read more

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Valvoline, the worldwide motor oil and lubricant company based in Lexington, recently staged a 150-year company anniversary celebration at Rupp Arena. It featured 1,500 guests, including executives, motorsports stars and 500 Valvoline... Read more

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Ashland Inc., a Covington-based chemical company, plans to build a $35 million office building on Lexington’s southeast side.The company said the 145,000-square-foot building will house its Valvoline oil unit, which has been... Read more

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Culinary Mentor John Foster Returns to the Restaurant Biz with New Ashland Ave. EateryChefs don’t often leave the restaurant business and return to it. They gJohet [...] Read more

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Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate, will soon be much more energy efficient when the drilling for their geothermal wells begins next week.Arronco Comfort Air will be installing a geothermal... Read more

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The Ashland Lawn Party is a casually elegant evening of cocktails, live jazz by Ozone, tours of the Henry Clay home, impressive silent auction items, an entertaining live auction, and... Read more

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Due to soggy weather conditions last weekend, organizers have rescheduled the Ashland garden tour and peony sale for this Saturday, May 11.The peony garden at Ashland, the Henry... Read more

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Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate will continue its Arbor Celebration with a Tree and Bourbon Trail event featuring their most historic trees, some of which date back to the 1800s when "The Great Compromiser" lived there.Participants... Read more

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Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate is presenting its first-ever Arbor Celebration and will feature the critically acclaimed University of Kentucky Wind Symphony, under the direction of John... Read more

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In honor of the 400th anniversary of the Clay family coming to America when John Claye arrived in Jamestown in 1613, Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate will be hosting a series of events... Read more

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Ah, March Madness is upon us. It’s become as much a looked-forward-to tradition as anything American, especially for Lexingtonians, whose UK Wildcats brought home the NCAA Championship... Read more

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Anyone who has toured Ashland, the historic Henry Clay Estate, or visited the Museum Store there, likely has met one of the skilled volunteers who lead tours or manage ticket and souvenir sales. Volunteers make it possible for Ashland... Read more

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The Henry Clay Estate invites all amateur photographers to enter your snaps of the Estate in a contest.Winners will be chosen and published in a color 2014 Ashland photo calendar. For deadline details and contest entry rules,... Read more

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Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate will be celebrating the annual Lighting on the Lawn this Sunday, along with other festive happenings throughout the month.Lighting on the... Read more

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Jazz on the Lawn, an annual concert at Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate, which was originally scheduled for Labor Day weekend, has been rescheduled for this weekend due to poor weather conditions earlier this month.The concert,... Read more

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The 150th anniversary of the “Battle of Ashland” will feature rich programmingAdmit it. You might not have known that a Civil War battle was fought in the... Read more

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Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate, will be hosting a pair of summer events in the coming weeks.The Henry Clay Croquet Tournament will begin at 2 p.m. Aug. 19 on the estate's back lawn. Experience not necessary, just... Read more

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Anyone who has toured Ashland, the historic Henry Clay Estate, or visited the museum store there, likely has met one of the skilled volunteers who lead tours or manage ticket and souvenir sales. Volunteers make it possible for Ashland... Read more

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From its beginnings 10 years ago, the motto at Bluegrass Youth Ballet has been "No dream is too big." BYB dreamed up an idea for their first-ever summer party to raise needed funds to expand community outreach and tuition assistance... Read more

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When Timothy Jordan, the new executive director for Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate, arrived in his office the first day on the job about three weeks ago, as a gift, the Ashland staff... Read more

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