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17 hrs ago | Business Journal
Louisville-Jefferson County Metro Government has selected 12 finalists for the city's Lots Of Possibility competition, which seeks innovative citizen ideas for redeveloping and reusing vacant lots.
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21 hrs ago | Columbia Magazine
By Andrea S. Clifford, Public Information Officer Louisville, KY - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet recently awarded a contract for roadway improvements to Interstate 65 in Bullitt County.
According to Jefferson County Deputy Coroner RD Jones, Ricky Duncan, 54, was driving a Ford escort at Outer Loop and Third Street around 7:30 a.m. Friday when he lost control of the vehicle and hit the back of a Jeep Patriot that was sitting at a red light.
Courier-Journal environmental reporter James Bruggers obtained copies of risk-management plans pertaining to toxic chemical releases for Jefferson County companies from the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District.
LOUISVILLE, KY Jefferson County sheriff's deputies arrested the student whose comment caused a high school to be placed on lockdown.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. MetroSafe said there is a chemical leak at Zeon Chemicals, in the 4100 block of Bells Lane, in Louisville.
LOUISVILLE, KY As volunteers built beds Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer challenged everyone in the community to give back on Wednesday.
There is new information about a probe into Jefferson County Public Schools and how they're spending your money.
LOUISVILLE, KY A woman has been charged with burglary after Louisville Metro Police say she stole and made out personal checks belonging to her grandmother.
I've written quite a bit in the past few weeks about Louisville's efforts to attract super-fast fiber Internet service such as that provided by Google Inc. The Cincinnati Business Courier reported Tuesday that the Cincinnati City Council passed a motion to "take all necessary steps to pursue entry into the current national competition to bring ... (more)
When Rand Paul spoke to a packed ballroom of conservative activists at CPAC last year, he tagged the Obama administration as "completely out of control."
After contemplating a gubernatorial run for seven months, Louisville real estate developer Hal Heiner made it official on Tuesday with announcements in Lexington, Hazard and Louisville.
The next generation of learning in Jefferson County Public Schools will focus on making learning relevant for students, and closing the skills gap between what students are learning and what employers need them to learn.
They're known for their vehicles, but Tuesday members of the Ford Motor Company Fund centered attention on Jefferson County Public Schools.
A 100 year sentence for Bernard Harris of Jeffersonville. Authorities say the 45-year-old started molesting a family member when she was just 12 years old.