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Derby Festival Joins Forces With Global Game Changers
The Kentucky Derby Festival is joining forces with Global Game Changers (GGC), a group known for their superpowered projects, to
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Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Workshops On Mindfulness, Living Well, And Parenting
Each month, Neighborhood Place partners provide numerous events and resources to benefit the entire family.  Activities in April include a
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April At Locust Grove Celebrates George Washington And The American Revolution
Afternoon Lecture SeriesDr. Matthew Costello: The Property of the Nation: Washington’s Tomb, Mount Vernon, and the Memory of the First
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  • Kentucky Exposition Center To Host Craft And Vendor Show (4/10/2019)

    The Kentucky Exposition Center will host the Brightstar Events Spring Craft and Vendor Show this weekend. Show hours are:

    • Friday, April 12 – 3 PM to 7 PM
    • Saturday, April 13 – 10 AM to 6 PM
    • Sunday, April 14 – 10 Am to 4 PM

    The show will be held in the South Wing and is open to the public with free admission. Parking is $8 per vehicle.

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Kentuckiana News Headlines


Upcoming Recreation Opportunities Through Louisville Parks And Rec
With warmer weather in sight and spring just around the corner, Louisville Parks and Recreation is encouraging the public to
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President James To Host Community Discussion Concerning Metro Budget
President David James (D-6) will continue listening to the people of his district when he hosts a Community Discussion for
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Derby Festival Releases Waterfront Jam Concert Line-Up
The Kentucky Derby Festival’s Waterfront Jam returns Thursday, April 25, at Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville. The concert series includes more than two
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Derby Festival Will Go Face T Face With Hannah Storm For 2019 Kick Off
ESPN’s Hannah Storm, current anchor for SportsCenter, will be the featured speaker at the 63rd Annual They’re Off! Luncheon on
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Louisville Beats Out Nashville, Indianapolis, For Top Metro Ranking
Site Selection magazine has ranked Louisville a “Top Metro” for economic development in two regions for number of projects in
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President James To Unveil New Sign Honoring The Work Of Herb Fink
For almost 50 years, he has been a strong advocate for the preservation of the Old Louisville area. On Thursday,
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Councilman Coan Encourages The Community To Attend The Second “Town And Gown-Hall Meeting”
Councilman Brandon Coan (D-8) is encouraging the community to come out and discuss partnership opportunities between Louisville Metro Government and
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Mayor says SummerWorks “Crucial” To Nuturing Youth
Summer jobs are critical to developing the community’s youth and building a stronger local economy, Mayor Greg Fischer said today
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First Derby Festival Event Of 2019!
A Kentucky Derby Festival favorite returns this week to help usher in spring. Festival Unveiled is Thursday, March 14, at
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Councilwoman Sexton Smith To Participate In Town Hall Meeting
At the request of the Magazine Street Seventh Day Adventist Church, Councilwoman Barbara Sexton Smith (D-4) will participate in a
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Locust Grove Celebrates The Lives And The Libations Of The Presidents In A New Series Of Programs
Historic Locust Grove, a National Historic Landmark established c. 1792, is excited to welcome a series of guest speakers for
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Tree Giveaway At The Louisville Zoo
Join the Division of Community Forestry on Saturday, March 16th at the Louisville Zoo from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m.
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Louisville Metro Council Votes To Suspend All Work On Current Budget’s Debt-Funded Capital Projects
Following a vote Thursday by Metro Council, Louisville Metro Government (LMG) has suspended all work on the current budget’s debt-funded capital
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Councilman Coan Announces 3rd Annual Planting O’The Green
With the help of several organizations with the goal to expand Louisville’s tree canopy, Councilman Brandon Coan (D-8) has announced
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Council Members To Host Community Discussion Concerning Budget
President David James (D-6) will join Council Members Nicole George (D-21), Kevin Triplett (D-15) and Mark Fox (D-13) in hosting
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Councilwoman Dorsey Announces Additional Town Halls
Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey will host two additional West Louisville Town Hall meetings for residents of District 3 as a way
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Southwest Dream Team Unveils Fifth Annual South Points Scenic Area Map
Mayor Fischer, the Southwest Dream Team and Metro Council members today were joined by local business owners and community members
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Council Members Offer Alternative Plan To Deal Budget
An alternative proposal has been offered to deal with the $35 million projected deficit in the coming Metro Government budget
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President James Announces Creation of New Ad Hoc Committee To Review Efficiencies And Long-Range Solutions For Metro Government
President David James (D-6) announces the creation of a special Ad Hoc Committee on Efficiencies to review all operations of
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The Next District 12 “Coffee With Your Councilman” Set For Saturday
Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” on Saturday, March 9th.  It is an opportunity for District
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