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The online fundraising campaign, which will run this year from November 28 through December 31, has raised more than $7 million for local and regional nonprofit organizations since 2011. Read more

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Lexmark International Inc., the beleaguered Lexington-based maker of printers and management software, has told city officials it is laying off more than 140 people at its Lexington headquarters. The company filed notice with... Read more

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Investigators with the Lexington Fire Department and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives work to determine the cause of a massive blaze that destroyed Bluegrass... Read more

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The Town Branch Commons project has received another $2.7 million in federal funding, marking the latest boost to an ambitious plan to recover Lexington’s founding waterway and create a state-of-the-art linear urban parkway.Gov.... Read more

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Lexington Mayor Jim Gray responded forcefully and unequivocally Monday morning after he and several other high-profile U.S. officials were tied to the Ku Klux Klan in an explosive but... Read more

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Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, responding to an explosive but unattributed allegation by a shadowy hacker group, forcefully denied Monday morning having any affiliation with white supremacy groups.“This allegation is false, insulting... Read more

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Town Branch Commons, an ambitious plan to recover Lexington’s founding waterway and create a state-of-the-art linear urban parkway, received a $3.2 million boost from grant funding.Lt. Gov. Crit Luallen appeared Monday with... Read more

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CentrePointe’s new owners are proposing to redesign the moribund project, with plans for the city to be an anchor tenant in a new city hall, officials said Tuesday.City officials said Bridgeton Holdings will invest millions... Read more

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Gov. Steve Beshear came to Lexington on Monday, joining with Mayor Jim Gray along with area civic and business leaders to celebrate Kentucky being honored for economic growth.Site Selection magazine, an Atlanta-based publication... Read more

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Mayor Jim Gray unveiled a $324 million spending plan Tuesday that includes $22 million for the Old Courthouse Building, among other infrastructure and capital projects.Gray delivered his plan for Fiscal Year 2016, which begins... Read more

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Lexington, KY -Tiffany & Co. is expanding manufacturing operations in Lexington, creating 75 new, full-time jobs and investing $2 million in the state, the company announced today at a press conference attended by... Read more

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L-R: Chris Estes, EOP Architects; Andrew Moore, EOP Architects; Dr. Eric Ostertag, president/CEO, Transposagen; Mayor Jim Gray; Bob Quick, president, Commerce Lexington Inc.Lexington, [...] Read more

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Lexington, Ky - Mayor Jim Gray today announced the appointment of Bill O’Mara as city finance commissioner.O’Mara has been director of the city’s Division of Revenue since 1995. In that post he has greatly improved the city’s... Read more

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Lexington, Ky – Hummingbird Nano Inc. will expand manufacturing operations at the University of Kentucky’s Coldstream Research Campus, adding 18 jobs and investing more than $550,000 in the project.“Hummingbird Nano is on... Read more

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Okay, Lexington - time to brainstorm: what is our greatest challenge as a community, and how would you overcome it? Think hard. The competition is tough and a breakthrough idea could be worth millions to the community.And let's... Read more

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